School of Computer & Systems Sciences,
Jawaharlal Nehru University

Dr. Deo Prakash Vidyarthi is a distinguished academician with twenty five years of research and teaching experience. He works in the fields of parallel & distributed systems, grid computing, mobile computing, cloud computing and evolutionary Computing. Dr. Vidyarthi has authored two books and 79 papers in peer-reviewed journals. He also has numerous conference papers and 6 edited volumes to his name. He lectures extensively on genetic algorithms, evolutionary computing and cloud computing having been invited to give talks all over the world.



Associate Professor
Department of ECE
Karunya University, Coimbatore

D. Jude Hemanth received Bachelor of Engineering degree in 2002 from Bharathiar University and Master of Engineering degree from Anna University, India in 2006. In 2013, he received doctoral degree from Karunya University, India in the area of soft computing based medical image analysis. Currently, he is an associate professor at Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering, Karunya University. His research interests are in the development of innovative soft computing techniques for image applications, optimization algorithms and computer vision. He has published more than 50 research papers in reputed international journals and conferences. He has also published a book on ‘Artificial Intelligence Techniques’ in addition to some book chapters. He is a principal investigator of image analysis based research project sponsored by CSIR, New Delhi, India. He has been bestowed with several awards from different societies across the country. Now, he serves various editorial positions for reputed international journals across the globe. A number of guest lecturers has been delivered by him which helped several budding researchers in their career. He has also guided students from other countries such as Germany, Belgium, etc. in the area of soft computing.

Dr. Shampa Chakraverty

Professor, Division of Computer Engineering

NSIT, New Delhi

Dr Shampa Chakraverty did her B.Tech in Electronics in Communication from Delhi College of Engineering, M.Tech from I.I.T.-Delhi in Integrated Electronics and Circuits and Ph.D. from Delhi University on thesis titled, “Cosynthesis of Real Time System”.Having spent 5 years in the industry and 29 years in academics, she has had the opportunity to learn, research on, teach and engage in different aspects of computing.  She is interested in the pedagogy of engineering education and regularly introduces and experiments on innovative class room and laboratory techniques to enhance the teaching-learning experience. She is on the Editorial boards of reputed national and international Journals and has served in the review panel and steering committees of several international conferences. She has delivered expert lectures extensively in the form of keynote addresses / invited lectures in conferences, in EDUSAT programs and participated in several All India Radio (AIR) panel discussions. She is a recipient of the ISTE National Rajaram Bapu Patil National Award for excellence in Technical Education.

Dr. Niladri Chatterjee, IIT Delhi


Department of Mathematics , IIT Delhi

Research interests

Machine Translation, Artificial Intelligence, Reasoning, Statistical Modelling and Semantic Web.

Expected Invited Talks
1.      Prof. K. Subramanian, Chair, IEEE Delhi Section
2.      Prof. Don Passey, Lancaster University, Lancaster, UK
3.      Dr. A. Murali M. Rao, Past Chair, IEEE CS, Delhi Section
4.      Dr. Kourosh Ahmadi, Auckland Institute of Studies, New Zealand