Newsletter Edition 13
Mr. Vivek Khemka
Mr. Vivek Khemka (BT/EE/1995) has been appointed the Senior Vice President and Chief Technology and Product Officer at Liberty Latin America.
Prof. Indranil Manna
Prof. Indranil Manna (MT/MME/1984) honored with the Institute Chair Professorship Award 2018 by IIT Kharagpur.
Prof. Vijay K Vijay Raghavan
Prof. Vijay K Vijay Raghavan (BT/MT/CHE/1975/1977), the Principal scientific advisor to the GoI, has been appointed as the head of Prime Minister’s Science, Technology & Innovation Advisory Council (PM-STIAC).
Ms. Anjali Awasthi
Ms. Anjali Awasthi (MT/IME/2000) has been honored with the Eldon Gunn Service Award at the 60th CORS (Canadian Operational Research Society) Annual Conference.
Prof. Anurag Kumar
Prof. Anurag Kumar (BT/EE/1977) has been conferred with the prestigious ‘Gujar Mal Modi Science Award’ 2018 for his diverse contribution to the Science & Technology field have brought recognition to India.
Mr. Sankalp Mathur
Mr. Sankalp Mathur (BT/AE/2003) has been appointed as the Head of Risk at MoneyTap, India’s first app-based consumer Credit Line company.
Mr. Mukesh Kumar
Mr. Mukesh Kumar (BT/EE/1993), IAS Officer, has been appointed as the CEO of Gujarat Maritime Board (GMB).
Mr. Ankit Anand
Mr. Ankit Anand (BT/CSE/2004) has been appointed as the Director of Census Operation (DCO) and Director of Citizen Register (CDR) in Chhattisgarh.
Mr. Arpit Sharma
Mr. Arpit Sharma (BT-MT/AE/2013) is the founder of ‘Mechanical Chef’. The company has designed a robotic kitchen that can cook a variety of Indian dishes without any human intervention.
Dr. Rajarshi Das Bhowmik
Dr. Rajarshi Das Bhowmik (MT/CE/2012) has been honored with the DST-INSPIRE Faculty Award 2018. Currently, he serves as the Postdoctoral Fellow at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology.
Mr. Sunil Kolhe
Mr. Sunil Kolhe (MT/AE/1988) has been appointed as the Additional Commissioner of Police (ACP), Special Branch, Mumbai at Maharashtra Police.
Mr. Ram Sewak Sharma
Mr. Ram Sewak Sharma (MSc2/MTH/1977) has been re-appointed as the Chairman of Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI).
Prof. Jitendra Malik
Prof. Jitendra Malik (BT/EE/1980) has been awarded the prestigious Research Excellence Award 2018 in the International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI).
Mr. Sambhav Karnawat
Mr. Sambhav Karnawat (BT/ME/2012) is the founder of ‘Jewelove’. The company has received the Award for Highest Platinum Jewellery Sales in North India by Platinum Guild International.
Dr. Abdul Qayum
Dr. Abdul Qayum (BT/CE/2008) appointed as the Deputy Conservator of Forest, Department of Forests and Wildlife, by Chandigarh Government.
Mr. Sachin Sinha
Mr. Sachin Sinha (BT/ME/1997), Founder and CEO of IQLECT Software Solutions, raises $2.5 million in a bridge round of funding. IQLECT is a Bengaluru-based big data analytics firm that has built a hardware-software converged platform to collect, process and visualize data in real time and offers a platform-as-a-service on the cloud that can also be shipped as a converged box.
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