Our Speakers

Keynote Speakers

Mihai Datcu
German Aerospace Center DLR, Wessling, Germany

IEEE Fellow

Mihai Datcu
German Aerospace Center DLR, Wessling, Germany
Laxmidhar Behera
Director, IIT Mandi, India

Laxmidhar Behera
Director, IIT Mandi, India
Carlos A. Coello Coello
CINVESTAV-IPN (Evolutionary Computation Group) Mexico City, Mexico

Professor, Department of Computer Science, CINVESTAV-IPN (Evolutionary Computation Group) Mexico City, Mexico

Carlos A. Coello Coello
CINVESTAV-IPN (Evolutionary Computation Group) Mexico City, Mexico
D. Nagesh Kumar
Professor, Indian Institute of Science Bangalore, India

Professor, Water Resources and Environmental Engineering, Department of Civil Engineering Associate Faculty, Centre for Earth Sciences (CEaS) Associate Faculty, Divecha Centre for Climate Change (DCCC) Indian Institute of Science Bangalore, India

D. Nagesh Kumar
Professor, Indian Institute of Science Bangalore, India

Tutorial Speakers

Sumantra Dutta Roy
Professor, Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi, India

Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi

Sumantra Dutta Roy
Professor, Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi, India
Suraj Reddy R
Scientist SE, National Remote Sensing Centre (ISRO), Hyderabad, India.

Scientist SE, Forestry and Ecology group, National Remote Sensing Centre (ISRO), Hyderabad, Telangana, India.

Suraj Reddy R
Scientist SE, National Remote Sensing Centre (ISRO), Hyderabad, India.

Workshop

Alejandro C. Frery
Victoria University of Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand

Professor, Victoria University of Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand

Alejandro C. Frery
Victoria University of Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand

YP Session Speaker

K.S. Rajan
Professor & Registrar Ph.D (University of Tokyo), International Institute of Information Technology Gachibowli Hyderbad, India

K.S. Rajan
Professor & Registrar Ph.D (University of Tokyo), International Institute of Information Technology Gachibowli Hyderbad, India
Avinash Maramraju
Vice President - University Space Missions, Dhruva Space Private Limited

Graduated with MS in Electrical Engineering from the University of Massachusetts in 2003. Graduated with MBA in Finance and IT from the same university in 2006.
Worked for 18 years in different roles, from Business Analyst, Program Manager, Associate Director, Head of Delivery, PreSales Head, etc. in areas of SAP, and Microsoft technologies. Experienced in multiple domains like Infrastructure, Manufacturing, IT, and ITES.
Cross over from SAP to Space, leveraging transferrable skills and learning new ones.
Started third Masters's degree in Space System Engineering from Florida State University in Aug 2020, with the roadmap for the doctoral program in the same area
Joined Dhruva Space in Nov 2021
A strong believer that Universities have a critical role in the space economy and have the potential to be game changers in this eco-system
Meaningful and outcome-driven collaboration with the universities is the primary objective of my role at Dhruva Space.

Avinash Maramraju
Vice President - University Space Missions, Dhruva Space Private Limited

WIE/STEM Speaker

Dr. Novaline Jacob
Deputy Director (Advanced techniques, Video data & Geospatial Applications Area) ADRIN, Dept of Space

Dr. Novaline Jacob
Deputy Director (Advanced techniques, Video data & Geospatial Applications Area) ADRIN, Dept of Space

Industry Research Talk

Michal Shimoni
Head of Analytics and Applications Kuva Space, Finland

Michal Shimoni
Head of Analytics and Applications Kuva Space, Finland