Governing Council


Title Affiliation
Prof. Indranil Manna, Vice Chancellor, Birla Institute of Technology (BIT), Mesra, Ranchi, Jharkhand [On lien from I.I.T. Kharagpur, W.B.] and Former Director, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, U.P.; Former Director, CSIR-Central Glass & Ceramic Research Institute (CGCRI), Kolkata.
Immediate Past President
Dr. Sanak Mishra, Member of the Governing Board of the Steel Research & Technology Mission of India. Formerly Managing Director, Rourkela Steel Plant and Director, Steel Authority of India Ltd.(SAIL); Vice-President, ArcelorMittal and CEO India Projects; Secretary General, Indian Steel Association; President, Indian Institute of Metals.
Vice-President (Finance & Establishment)
Prof. UB Desai, Professor Emeritus, Formerly Dean (Students Affair), IIT Bombay; Formerly Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Mumbai; Former Director, Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad.
Vice-President (Academic, Professional & International Affairs)
Prof. AB Pandit, J.C. Bose National Fellow, UGC Research Scientist, Professor and Vice Chancellor, Institute of Chemical Technology, Mumbai.
Vice-President (Fellowship, Awards & Corporate Communication)
Prof. Sivaji Chakravorti, Professor, Electrical Engineering Department, Jadavpur University, Kolkata and Former Director, NIT Calicut.
Chief Editor of Publications and GC Member affiliated to Engg Section-III
Prof. Amit Agrawal, Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Mumbai.
Engg Section-I
Mr. VN Heggade, Former CEO of STUP & Former ED of Gammon, India, Mumbai
Engg Section-II
Prof. Subhasis Chaudhuri , Director, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Mumbai.
Engg Section-IV
Prof. GD Yadav, Emeritus Professor of Eminence, ICT and JC Bose National Fellow, “Former Vice Chancellor & R.T. Mody Distinguished Professor, Institute of Chemical Technology; Former Tata Chemicals Darbari Seth Distinguished Professor of Leadership and Innovation; Conjoint Professor, University of New Castle, Australia; Adjunct Professor, RMIT University, Australia; Adjunct Professor, University of Saskatchewan, Canada
Engg Section-V
Dr. Archana Sharma, Outstanding Scientist, Director, Beam Technology Development Group, BARC, Mumbai.
Engg Section-VI
Prof. Anurag Kumar, Former Director, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore.
Engg Section-VII
Dr. Tessy Thomas, Distinguished Scientist & Director-General, Aeronautical System, Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO), Bangalore.
Engg Section-VIII
Dr. Debashish Bhattacharjee, Vice President, Technology & New Materials Business, Tata Steel, Kolkata.
Engg Section-IX
Prof. Rangan Banerjee, Director, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi & Formerly, Forbes Marshall Chair Professor, Department of Energy Science and Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, Mumbai.
Engg Section-X
Prof. Kripa Shanker, Visiting Professor, Mechanical Engineering Department, Indian Institute of Technology (BHU) Varanasi.
Reps of various Organisations
Department of Science & Technology (DST), Ministry of Science & Technology
Prof. Sushmita Mitra, Professor HAG, Machine Intelligence Unit, Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata.
Ministry of Education (Erstwhile MHRD)
Prof. Bhaskar Ramamurthi, Former Director, IIT Madras and Professor, Dept of Electrical Engg, IIT Madras.
Department of Space (DOS)
Dr. VR Lalithambika, Former Distinguished Scientist and Director, Directorate of Human Space Programme, ISRO, Bangalore.
All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE)
Dr. Rajeev Shorey, Chief Executive Officer (CEO), University of Queensland – IIT Delhi Academy of Research (UQIDAR), IIT Delhi.
Indian National Science Academy (INSA)
Prof. V Ramgopal Rao, Pillay Chair Professor in EE Department and Former Director, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi.
Defence Research & Development Organisation (DRDO)
Mr. BHVS Narayana Murthy, Distinguished Scientist and Director General Missiles & Strategic Systems, Office of the DGMSS, Hyderabad.
Department of Atomic Energy (DAE)
Mr. RN Jayaraj, Formerly Chairman & Chief Executive, Nuclear Fuel Complex, Department of Atomic Energy, Hyderabad.
Confederation of Indian Industry (CII)
Dr. Ashish Mohan, Executive Director, Technology, R&D, Innovation and Design Confederation of Indian Industry, New Delhi.
Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FICCI)
Mr. Shyam Bang, Chairman, FICCI Taskforce on Manufacturing Excellence, FICCI, New Delhi.
The National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM)
Mr. Siva Prasad Polimetla, Head-ER&D Initiative, NASSCOM, Hyderabad