Speakers and Guests

Dr. A.K. Nayak (Hon'ble Chief Guest)

Hon'ble Secretary, Computer Society of India
Professor, Indian Institute of Business Managment, Patna

Prof. (Dr.) Akshya Kumar Nayak, Director, Indian Institute of Business Management, Patna is having 32 years of experience in teaching, training, research and administration in the field of Computer Science & Information Technology. Prof. Nayak introduced the Post Graduate Programme in Computer Science and applications Course for the first time in the undivided state of Bihar in the year 1984 and first time Academic Programme exclusively for Women candidate in the year 1986.

Prof. Nayak had been the Administrator of Centre for Instructional material Development, IIBM (funded and sponsored by MCIT, Govt. of India). Regional Moderator, National Computing Centre (NCC Manchester (U.K.), Expert, Observer & convener of DOEACC (DOE-AICTE, Govt of India Scheme), Advisor & Consultant, to many organisations, member of Board of Studies, Research committee & Governing Council of many Universities & Institutes and External Evaluator and / or visiting Faculty of more than 35 Universities & Institutes of national & International repute at Bachelor, Master, M.Phil & Ph.D Level as well as member of Board of studies of many reputed universities of the country. He has participated in designing and implementation of Computer related Course curriculum for various Universities & Institutes. He has Authored and / or edited 21 books as well as Authored 105 Articles & Technical & Research Papers, Edited 3 News letters & proceeding of 7 National Conferences & Seminars. He has conducted more than 40 Executive Development Programmes for the Professionals of private & public sector. He has also organised and / or participated in 82 National & International Conferences and Seminars. presided, technical sessions and delivered key note address in many of them. Prof. Nayak has also worked as Zonal Co-ordiantor of National Institute of electronics and information technology (formerly DOEACC) for 5years. Prof. Nayak has also held the following position.

President, Information and communication science & Technology (including computer sciences) section, Indian Science Congress Association. National Chairman, Data Security, Applications 4 times member of, Nomination Committee and National Chairman Nomination Committee of Computer Society of India, Chairman, Hony Secretary Cum Treasurer, Indian Society for Technical Education, Bihar & Jharkhand section, Recorder. Indian Science Congress Association, Indian representative of CSI to International Federation of Information processing (IFIP), Vienna, Austria, Hony Deputy Governor, American biographical Research Institute, Chairman & Secretary of Computer Society of India, Indian Society for Technical Education, Indian Society for Training & Development, Patna Chapter, Director General national Association of Computer Educators & Trainers, New Delhi. Prof. Nayak is Fellow of Computer Society of India, Fellow of International Society for Research and Development UK, fellow of United Writers Association, Chennai, fellow of Management Studies & promotion Institute, New Delhi & fellow of National Association of computer Educators & Trainers, New Delhi. He is at present life member of 22 Professional & Technical Societies which includes prominent Societies like Indian Science Congress Association, Computer Society of India, Indian Society for Technical Education, Indian Society for Training & Development. Institute of Electronics & Tele Communication Engineers. Indian Institute of Public Administration, Operations Research Society of India, American Biographical Institute, Indian Society for Agricultural statistics etc. Prof. Nayak worked as and expert member of CEDTI, Govt. of India, Reviewer of DST Project, Govt of India, Member of Board of Director, DNS Institute of Cooperative Management, Ministry of Cooperative, Govt of India. Expert member of Bihar Public Service Commission, Banking Service Recruitment Board, Bihar, State Technical Education Board, Bihar State secondary education Board and many other Govt. Board & corporations.

His Biography is found in many national & International directories like Reference India, Indo-American who’s who. World’s who’s who. Indo European who’s who, Asia / pacific who’s who, Asias who’s who of men & women of achievement, Asian / American who’s who and many other directories of professional societies. Prof. Nayak has also received many International National and State level award for his unique contribution in the field of Information & Communication Technology. In the year 2011, Prof. Nayak delivered the most prestigious Platinum Jubilee lecture in the ICT section of Indian Science Congress at Chennai from 3rd to 7th January 2011. He worked as the national Chairman of Nomination Committee of computer society of India. At present he is working as National Secretary of Computer Society of India and Chairman, Indian Society for technical education for Bihar and Jharkhand Section.


Dr. Aditya Abhyankar (Keynote Speaker)

Qualifications: Ph.D.(ECE), M.S. (ECE), M.B.A.(Finance), M.A (Sanskrit), B.E. (E&TC)
Dean, Faculty of Technology, University of Pune

Dr. Aditya Abhyankar received the BE degree in Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering from Pune University in 2001. He received MS and Ph.D. degrees from Clarkson University, New York, USA in 2003 and 2006 respectively. He worked as a post-doctoral fellow at Clarkson University in the academic year 2006-07. He worked as a consultant for Biometrics LLC, West Virginia, USA in 2007. Currently he is Dean, Faculty of Technology, University of Pune and Professor, Department of Technology, University of Pune and Research Associate at Clarkson University. He is on lien from his duties as Professor at Computer Engineering Department of Vishvakarma Institute of Information Technology (VIIT), Pune and Dean of R&D and Director of CERD (Center for Excellence in Research and Development) at VIIT, Pune. He is also associated as Adjunct Professor with Government College of Engineering, Pune (COEP). He is an approved Ph.D. guide of University of Pune and is guiding students at multiple research institutes. He has also obtained an MBA degree with specialization in Finance in 2013 and MA degree in Sanskrit with specialization in Vedant in 2012. He is involved in consultancy with number of private industries. His research interests include signal and image processing, pattern recognition, wavelet analysis, biometric systems and bioinformatics, machine learning, computer vision, data analytics etc. He has in his name 8 US and 12 Indian patents and has received national and international awards.

Mr. Abhijit Phatak
Senior Solutions Architect at Impetus Infotech India Pvt. Ltd.

Winner - Big Data Technology Champions League 2015 - By Unicom

Working as a Senior Solutions Architect with Impetus having 12+ years of experience developing cutting edge software. Core responsibilities are:
• Working on big data solutions, benchmarking over real time computation systems, ETL offloading solutions and Complex event processing
• Engineering owner for Impetus product “mAutomate” which is a mobile testing automation solution supporting leading mobile platforms and can work with native, hybrid and web applications
• Developing differentiated service offerings / IPs and Pre-Sales supports
• Providing RFI, RFP response and define the system designs
• Working with customers to provide architecture consultancy to the offshore/onsite teams
• Promote thought leadership for Impetus by contributing in webinars, blogs, articles, presentations, white papers and forums
• Attend various trade shows for customer meetings, demos and technology value additions
• Define, design and execute complete product life cycle including Technology, Team Management and go to market strategy
• Vast experience in architecture design and development for enterprise mobility solutions
• Lead and manage medium size teams on parallel customer projects