Executive Council – INAE Bangalore Chapter
Chairman : Dr. VK Aatre
Vice-Chairman : Dr. AR Upadhya
Secretary : Prof. S Gopalakrishnan
Joint Secretary: Prof. KJ Vinoy
Treasurer: Prof. Neelesh B Mehta
Prof. ML Munjal
Dr. V Bhujanga Rao
Prof. G Jagadeesh
Mr. VVR Sastry
Dr. KG Narayanan
Prof. Satyam Suwas
Prof. SS Murthy
Events by INAE Bangalore Chapter
- September 15, 2020 :The Webinar held on “S&T Contributions of the Bangalore Region to the National Efforts against COVID-19”. Following five presentations were made during the Webinar:
- Prof Raghavan Varadarajan , IISc on “A Protein Sub-unit Vaccine for COVID-19
- Shri J J Jadhav, Director, CSIR-NAL on “S&T Contributions of CSIR-NAL to the National Efforts against COVID-19″ , also mentioning contributions by other CSIR Laboratories.
- Shri MV Gowtama, CMD, BEL on “BEL’s Contributions against COVID-19”.
- Dr NS Kumar , Associate Director, DEBEL-DRDO on “Contributions from DEBEL -DRDO for COVID-19”.
- Prof Rahul Roy, IISc on “Monitoring Immune Response in COVID-19 Infections” also mentioning other initiatives from IISc.
- Nov 26, 2020 : The Webinar held on “Thermo-Structural Testing of One-to-one Aerospace Structures using Infrared Heating” by Mr. S. Narender (Defense Research and Development Laboratory).
- December 24, 2020 : The Webinar held on “Recent Algorithms and Systems for Nearest Neighbor Search” by Ravishankar Krishnaswamy (Microsoft Research).
- January 28, 2021 : The Webinar held on “Controlling Urban Environment Noise through Mandatory Noise Limits” by Prof. ML Munjal, FNAE and Professor, IISc, Bangalore.
- February 18, 2021 : The Webinar held on “River Water Disputes” by Prof. KG Ranga Raju, Formerly Deputy Director, IIT Roorkee and Formerly Professor of Civil Engineering, IIT Roorkee.
- March 25, 2021 : Frontiers of Engineering webinar on “Quantum Technology: Promises and deliverables” by Prof. Arindam Ghosh, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore.
- April 17, 2021: An online Workshop on “Smart Cities in Karnataka – Experiences and the road ahead”. Presentations covering four thematic areas were made as under :
- Ms. V Manjula, IAS, Commissioner, Directorate of Urban Land Transport, Govt. of Karnataka on “Transport”.
- Dr. Dinesh Mehta, Executive Director, Centre for Water and Sanitation (CWAS), CEPT University.
- Dr. HN Chanakya, Centre for Sustainable Technologies, Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore.
- Dr. TV Ramachandra, Centre for Ecological Sciences (CES), Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore.
- April 20, 2021 : INAE Foundation Day Celebrations – Special Lectures by Prof. P Seshu and Dr. V Bhujanga Rao on “Building New Institution Challenges and Opportunities” and “Evolving a business model for commercialization of Grassroots Innovation” respectively
- April 29, 2021 : Frontiers of Engineering webinar on “Harnessing of Solar Energy Through Photothermal Conversion” by Dr. Harish Barshilia, CSIR-National Aerospace Laboratories, Bangalore.
- 24th June 2021 : Frontiers of Engineering webinar on “An Overview of Smart Manufacturing and its Implications for Innovation and Growth” by Prof. Amaresh Chakrabarti, Center for Product Design and Manufacturing, IISc., Bangalore.
- 25th June 2021 :Seminar-cum-Webinar on “Ethics on Higher Education” wherein the following Presentations were made.
- Keynote Address by Dr. S.C. Sharma .
- UGC requirements for teaching Ethics and Environment by Resource person from University Grants Commission (UGC).
- Evaluation and accreditation of academic institutions with emphasis on Ethical practices by Resource person from National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC).
- Indian Heritage on Ethics based education, Gurukula systems, student teacher relationship by Dr. R.N. Iyengar.
- Ethical responsibility of Engineers, Managers and their teachers by Dr. Karisiddappa.
- Role of Teachers / Students and Management of Academic Institutions – Interactive Panel and Discussions led by Prof. K.R. Sridhara Murthi
- June 30, 2021 : IIT Dharwad-INAE Bangalore Chapter Lecture Series – by Padma Bhushan Awardee and the Chancellor of IIST, Dr BN Suresh, on ” Mastering Rocket Science: Experiences and Excitements”.
- July 20, 2021 : Prof. Roddam Narasimha Memorial Lecture by Prof. K R Sreenivasan, New York University (to be held).