Inviting Innovations for Second IETE Innovation Meet 2017

The Board of Research Innovation and Standards acts as think tank of The Institution of Electronics and Telecommunication Engineers to look into the future for generation of innovative ideas. IETE paid Fellowships/Stipends of Rs. 60 Lakhs to 10 Research Scholars and 13 M Tech students since 2004. Most of these researches were from IIT Delhi, IIT Guwahati, IIT Madras, MS University-Vadodara, Tezpur University-Assam, AU University-Vishakhapatnam and AMU-Aligarh.

In 2016 1st National Level Innovation Meet was organised at IETE HQ, New Delhi in which 08 Innovators participated and shared their Innovation/ Start-up. Motive of organizing Innovation meet is to provide platform to all Researchers, Innovators and Start-ups to showcase their work through IETE nationally. Looking ahead 2nd National Level Innovation Meet is going to be held on 29 August 2017 (Tuesday) at IETE Delton Hall, 2 Institutional area lodhi road, New Delhi-110003, We are inviting Innovation(s) from all across the country with brief summary of Innovation and CV of Innovator at by 10th August 2017. All received Innovations will be put up to The Board of Research Innovation and Standards and will be finalized accordingly

Prof. Pradeep Prabhakar Wg Cdr (Retd.), Zonal Coord. & Chairman
(Board of Research, Innovations & Standards)

He has more than 43 years of experience, 22 years with Indian Air force & for the last 21 years he has been associated with establishment of six engineering colleges in Punjab, Haryana and Himachal Pradesh. Presently he is the advisor to a university and also establishing Skill Development Centre with the help of Industry. Apart from the current academic activities, he is involved with Research activities in the area of Nano fluids and its applications for heat dissipation in microelectronics & solar energy and has been associated with IETE for last 38 years and has been Chairman of Chandigarh Centre (2004-06) & elected to the Governing Council (2010-13), 2014-15 and 2015-18. Presently he is Zonal Coordinator (North) and Chairman Board of Research, Innovations and Standards of IETE.

Chief guest

Dr. Ajay Kumar (IAS: 1985. Kerala), Additional Secretary, MeitY

B Tech in EE from IIT Kanpur, M.S. in Applied Economics from the University of Minnesota and PhD in Business Administration from the Carlson School of Management, University of Minnesota, Dr. Ajay Kumar is Additional Secretary Meity since July 2015. From 2010-2015 he was Joint Secretary in DeITY and responsible for promotion of electronic hardware industry and multi-lateral engagements including WTO & ITA for electronics and IT sector. He has been Principal Secretary to Govt. of Kerala in IT Dept. as well as Industries Dept., MD Kerala State Electronic Development Corporation Ltd. He is the first person to represent two structures in Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN). He has been awarded prestigious Sarabhai award of India Electronics Semiconductor Association for 2015 and many other awards.

Guest of Honour

Shri Vipin Tyagi, Executive Director - C-DoT

Presently, Mr. Tyagi, as Executive Director & Chairman of the Board, is heading C-DOT. He is M Tech (CSE) from IIT-Delhi, Bachelor of Electronics & Communication Engineering and Post Graduate Diploma in Management. Mr. Tyagi is an innovation and business leader from IT & Telecommunication Industry for over 35 years. He had founded and led a Company out of New Delhi for 12 years as Board Member and Global CEO. He has headed global business in India, Japan, Australia, USA and Europe. He has actively worked towards R&D of large systems, organizational development and creation of high performance teams.

Participants of 1st Innovation Meet 2016

  • Shri S K Prusty, Director Skill Development & Entrepreneurship-DoT

  • He has more than 20 years of experience in DOT, BSNL and TRAI. Presently he is serving as Director (Skill Development and Entrepreneurship) in DoT Headquarter. He has conceptualised innovative concepts like SOIL (Standard Operating System for Indian Languages), Broadband Square, IMADE IT (Innovation in Mobile Application Development Ecosystem for India’s transformation) etc. The concept of Broadband square has been included in the final report of CII for Digital India recently. Prior to this he was Director (International Cooperation) in DOT.

  • Shri Sagar Paliwal, Chairman & Managing

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  • Shri Ajaya Mohapatra, MD-Justrojgar India Pvt. Ltd. & CEO-We the People

  • He is the Co-founder and Managing Director of Justrojgar India Pvt. Ltd. & CEO – We the Prople (NGO). He co-founded, one of India’s first online employability platforms for the blue-collar jobs and, the e-learning platform for skill development in India. He has over 23 years of experience in the social sector spanning NGOs, corporate sector & government at all levels, bilateral and multilateral agencies. As a professional trainer, he has trained more than 15,000 elected representatives of Panchayats, government functionaries, corporate sector and NGOs in India.

  • Dr. Ravikrishnan Elangovan, IIT Delhi

  • Graduate from IIT Delhi and PhD from University of Florence, Italy. Trained as biologist but now actively learning Optics to visualize biological samples. Has interest in two fields; Understanding functioning of molecular motors using single molecule imaging and manipulational tools and applying single molecule techniques for in vitro diagnostics of infectious disease and cell disorders.

  • Shri Kashif Sherwani, Research Scholar CSIR-CSIO, Chandigarh

  • Kashif Sherwani is a research scholar pursuing PhD in Electrical Engineering from JMI, New Delhi, CSIR-CSIO, Chandigarh from 2014 onwards. His research interests are Bio Mechatronics (Prosthetics, Lower Limb Exoskeletons and GAIT analysis), Biomedical Engineering, Robotics, Automation & Control, Wireless Navigation, RFID and Medical Devices.

  • Shri K Jeevan Reddy, SNIST-Hyderabad

  • At present he is working as Associate Professor at SNIST, Hyderabad. He is pursuing PhD from JNT University, Hyderabad in DSP. His research title is study of robust algorithms in DSP (Speech).

  • Shri Yogesh Andlay, School of Inspired Leadership-Gurgaon

  • Yogesh Andlay is a founding team member of several leading well-known companies in IT, consultancy and education field. Along with Mr. Vishnu Dusad and Mr. Arun Jain, he co-founded Nucleus Software and Polaris Software. He graduated from IIT Delhi in 1979. He was President of IIT Delhi Alumni Association during the year 2006-07. He has also been an active participant in PanIIT Alumni activities. He also serves on the board of SOIL – School of Inspired Leadership SOIL has been recognized as a pioneer in leadership education and has won laurels for its unique approach to leadership development.

  • Shri Rajesh Gaba, Innovator

  • Shri Gaba is having more than 12 years of experience. He is running his own organization M/s. R.S. Electricals, New Delhi which deals in Electrical works, Renovations, Replace and Install lighting fixtures, Panel work, etc.

  • Wg. Cdr KK Verma (Retd.), Founder Director-Innovative Institute of Unlearning

  • Wg Cdr KK Verma (Retd) alias Kamekish is presently a member of the HBR Advisory Council at Harvard Business Review. He is post graduate in Engineering from IIT Mumbai. He is a published author of three books on unlearning. One of his books has got First Prize from ISTD and he has received Excellence Award from KRDWG, India in 2012. He is a Fellow IETE. He is working on new innovative idea and resides in Noida.


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