Chief Patron

Dr. G.Viswanathan
Founder Chancellor, Vellore Institute of Technology
President, Education Promotion Society for India

Patrons

Mr. Sankar Viswanathan
Vice President, VIT

Dr. Sekar Viswanathan
Vice President, VIT

Mr. G.V. Selvam
Vice President, VIT

Conference Chair

Dr. N. Sambandam

Pro Vice Chancellor
Vellore Institute of Technology,
Chennai Campus

Dr. R. Jagadeesh Kannan

Professor, School of Computing Science & Engineering,
Vellore Institute of Technology,
Chennai Campus
Conference Co - Chairs

Prof. Dr. Hans-Jürgen Hoyer

Secretary General, IFEES
Executive Secretary, GEDC
Resident Scholar in Global Engineering
George Mason University
Honorary Professor in Peru, Kazakhstan, Hungary and India
Governing board member International Center for Engineering Education/UNESCO/Tsinghua University
International Advisory Board member Indo Universal Collaboration for Engineering Education (IUCEE) and School of General Engineering, Beihang University
Presidential Advisor of SUSTech, China

Dr. Krishna Vedula

Professor of Chemical Engineering and Dean Emeritus
Francis College of Engineering
University of Massachusetts Lowell
Founder and Executive Director
Indo-Universal Collaboration for Engineering Education (IUCEE)

Dr. K. Manivannan

Vice President, IFEES, Industry & Academia Relations
Vice President, ISTE
International Advisory Committee

Ramiro Jordan, PhD
(WEEF-GEDC 2018 General Chair & IFEES President)
Associate Dean of Engineering for International Programs
Professor, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
University of New Mexico, USA

Michael E. Auer, PhD
(IFEES Immediate Past President 2016 – 2018)
Vice Rector
Professor of Electrical Engineering and Senior Researcher
Carinthia University of Applied Scienses, Austria

Uriel Cukierman
IFEES, Vice President for Capacity Building, Argentina
Associate Director of InnovaHiEd and the Director of the Center for
Educational Research and Innovation at the
Universidad Tecnológica Nacional (UTN) in Argentina

Ariela Sofer
Academic Director,
International Council on Systems Engineering, USA

Natacha De Paola
Chair,
Global Engineering Deans Council, USA

Zheng You
Vice President,
Tsinghua University, China

Khairiyah Mohd Yusof
President,
Society for Engineering Education, Malaysia

Naadiya Moosajee
Co-founder,
WomEng, South Africa

Tom Goldfinch
Former President, Australasian Association for Engineering Education, Australia

Gudrun Kammasch
President, Ingenieur-Pädagogische Wissenschaftsgesellschaft, Germany

Alaa Ashmawy
Dean, American University,
Dubai, UAE

Ramakrishna Bindiganavale
Director, Grand Challenges Scholars Program Network at The National Academy of Engineering, USA

Susan Oh
President,
Korean Society for Engineering Education, South Korea

Michael Kim
Vice President for Communication,
IFEES, South Korea

Şirin Tekinay
Chair Elect, GEDC, Turkey

Michael Milligan
Executive Director and CEO,
ABET, USA

Stephanie Farrell
President ASEE,
Rowan University, USA

Claire Komives
Professor,
San Jose State University, USA

Lueny Morrell
CEO,
InnovaHiEd, USA

Sohum Sohoni
Assoc Professor,
Arizona State University, USA

Bill Oakes
Director, EPICS,
Purdue University

Ashok Saxena
Former Provost,
University of Arkansas, USA

National Advisory Committee

Alternate President, EPSI
Dr. H. Chaturvedi
Director
BIMTECH
Greater Noida

Sr. Vice President, EPSI
Dr. M R Jayara
Chancellor
M S Ramaiah University of
Applied Sciences, Bangalore

Treasurer, EPSI
Dr. Prashant Bhalla
President
Manav Rachna Educational Institutions
Faridabad

Founder President, EPSI
Mrs. Sushma Berlia
President
Apeejay Education Society
New Delhi

Immediate Past President, EPSI
Mr. Pradeep Kumar Gupta
Chancellor
Sharda University
Greater Noida

Chairman
EPSI Advisory Committee.

Dr. Pritam Singh

Immediate Past Chairman
EPSI Advisory Committee.

Dr. Arun S Nigavekar

Vice President, EPSI
Prof. Emeritus Dr. Vedprakash Mishra
Chief Advisor
Datta Meghe Institute of
Medical Sciences, Nagpur

Vice President, EPSI
Ms. S Malarvizhi
Chairperson
Sri Krishna Institutions
Coimbatore

Vice President, EPSI
Prof. (Dr.) Mangesh T Karad
Executive Director
MIT ADT University
Pune

Vice President, EPSI
S. Satnam Singh Sandhu
Chancellor
Chandigarh University
Punjab

Vice President, EPSI
Mr. Taranjit Singh
Managing Director
JIS Group of Institutions
Kolkata

Executive Secretary, EPSI
Mr. P. Palanivel

Chairman, AICTE, Delhi India
Anil Sahasrabudhe

Director,
Rajarambapu Inst of Technology,
MH, India

Sushma Kulkarni

Vice Chancellor,
KLE Technological University, KN, India

Ashok Shettar

Advisor, AICTE, Delhi, India
R. Hariharan