Executive Members

Dr Soma PandeyLead WIE and WICEsoma.pandey@ril.com
Dr Dilip Krishnaswamy

Dr Aloknath De Chair Elect
Dr. Ganesan Thiagarajan

Vice Chairgana@ieee.org
Mr Anand MSecretaryanand.m@ieee.org
Mr Sagar BTreasurersagarbasavaraju@gmail.com
Dr. Manoj Choudhury Industrial Relation Coordinatordr.manoj.choudhary@ieee.org
Dr Paventhan Arumugam

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Dr Sambit Kumar Patra
Dr Venkatesha Prasad
Flt.Lt. AT Kishore(Retd.)

Mr Jomy Jose
Mr Samir Satapathy

Mr Shashidhara Dongre
Ms Sheeba Kumari
Ms Triveni CL
Dr Suma MN
Dr Shreeja Sukumaran
Mahesh Kumar Jha
Ravindra Barlingay
Subhas Mondal
Ms Mayuri Tendulkar
Dr. Navin KumarImmediate Past Chairnavinkumar@ieee.org

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  • Navin Kumar obtained his PhD in Telecommunication Engineering from Univ of Porto, Aveiro and Minho –Portugal, Europe (2007-2011) and M Tech in Digital System Engineering from Motilal National Institute of Technology, Allahabad, India in year 2000. He did his bachelor degree in engineering from the institution of electronics and telecommunication engineers, New Delhi in 1996. Dr. Navin has over 22 years of working experience in Government, Industry and academia in IT and Telecommunication area. He has over 10 years of overseas experience in teaching, research and development. Recently, he is working as Asso. Professor in Amrita University, Bangalore.

    Dr. Navin has over 40 publications in international journals and IEEE conference proceedings. In addition, he has also authored a book and book chapters. He is reviewer of reputed journals like IEEE Transaction on wireless communications, intelligent transportation, vehicular communications and many others. He is very active in organizing workshop (local and international), conferences etc.  He is the chair of ComSoc chapter and associated with IEEE Photonics, ITS, VTS, Consumer Electronics and Sensor council.  He is Sr Member of IEEE, AIENG (HK), Life member of IETE and IE(India)

    Dr. Navin has been giving tutorial at IEEE flagship conferences like ICC, WCNC. He regularly speaks and delivers talk as a keynote or invited speaker in conferences and workshops. Normally, he volunteers for seminar talks. His research area includes, 5G cellular, mmWave, Visible Light Communication, Optical Wireless Communication, Intelligent Transportation Systems, and Wireless/Mobile Communications and Networks.

  • Paventhan Arumugam is Additional Director (R&D) with ERNET India (autonomous society under the Ministry of Electronics and IT) and head of the regional centres of Bangalore and Chennai. At ERNET, he has handled R&D projects, in the domains of Internet of Things, Mobile IPv6, EU funded MyFIRE Future Internet and Educational Cloud. Prior to joining ERNET, he held scientific and research positions at National Informatics Centre (HQ), New Delhi, C-DAC, Bangalore and Rutherford Appleton Laboratory (RAL), Oxford, UK.

    Dr. A. Paventhan, has received M.Tech Computer Applications from IIT Delhi and PhD in the field of Grid computing from the University of Southampton, UK under the research scholarship award within the School of Engineering Sciences. He is a Senior Member of IEEE, a member of Internet Society (ISOC) and Senior Member of ACM. His current research interests include protocols and standards for Internet of Things (IoT), Cloud computing and Software Defined Networking.