Amrita Professor Recognized as ACM Eminent Speaker

Dr. Prashant R. Nair, Associate Professor, Department of Computer Science & Engineering, Amrita School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore campus, has been recognized as an eminent speaker of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) for 2021 and 2022. Only 20 computing professionals in India have been selected for the ACM India Eminent Speaker Program (ESP). The objective of this program is to provide ACM Professional and Student chapters in India with direct access to top technology leaders and innovators who will give talks on issues that are important to the computing community.

Smart Helmet Innovation of Amrita Student Team Showcased in National Expo

A smart helmet innovation developed by Brain Bucket, a student team from Amrita School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore campus has emerged as runnerup in Students Engineering Model Competition and Expo. The Expo, part of the prestigious India International Science Festival (IISF) 2020 organized by the Ministries of Science, Technology, Earth Sciences and Health & Family Welfare of the Government of India, was held from December 22-25, 2020.

Amrita’s UNESCO Chair Speaks on New Life Skills at National Skill & Entrepreneurship Innovation Conclave, Kerala

Dr. Bhavani Rao R. (UNESCO Chair in Women's Empowerment and Gender Equality and Director, Ammachi Labs, Amritapuri) was the invited speaker at National Skill & Entrepreneurship Innovation Conclave, Kerala, held from February 25-26, 2021.

Amrita Faculty Nominated to IEEE Global Committees

Dr. Prashant R. Nair, Associate Professor, Department of Computer Science & Engineering (CSE), School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore campus, India, has been nominated to global committees of the IEEE international professional body.