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Keynote Speakers

Prof G.N.Wikramanayake, University of Colombo, School of Computing, SRI LANKA


Gihan Wikramanayake is a Science graduate from University of Colombo, Sri Lanka and obtained his MSc and PhD in Computer Science from University of Wales Cardiff, UK. He is a Professor at the University of Colombo School of Computing (UCSC).

Gihan is a Chartered Fellow and was a Council Member of BCS The Chartered Institute for IT, UK and is the current Chairman of BCS Sri Lanka Section. He was the Chairman BCS Sri Lanka Section on four previous occasions, first Treasurer IEEE Sri Lanka Section and Student Councillor of the Computer Society of Sri Lanka (CSSL). Gihan is also a Senior Member of the Institute of Electrical Electronics Engineering (IEEE). Professor Gihan is also a board of director of the Sri Lanka Software Testing Board and Chairman of Theekshana a UCSC Company. He also serves on the Boards of Institute of Biochemistry, Molecular Biology and Biotechnology (IBMBB) of the University of Colombo, Staff Development Centre of the University of Colombo & Lanka Education and Research Network (LEARN) and have served on the Board of National Institute of Library and Information Sciences (NILIS) of the University of Colombo. He is also a committee member of the Alumni Association of the University of Colombo and was an Advisor for National Examinations. He has been the team leader of many national Olympiad teams and is associated with the National / International Olympiad in Informatics (IOI), National / International Schools Software Competition, National Best Quality ICT Awards (NBQSA), Young Computer Scientist (YCS) and Asia Pacific ICT Awards (APICTA).

Prof. S.Arumuga perumal, Head, Department of Computer Science, S.T.Hindu College, India


Dr.R.Sivakumar,B.Engg., M.Engg., Ph.D


Professor Sivakumar is a Professor and Head of Department of Electronics and Communication Engineering at RMK Engineering College, Tamilnadu, India. He has been teaching in the Electronics and Communication field since 1997. He obtained his Master’s degree and PhD from College of Engineering Guindy, Anna University, Chennai. His research interests include Bio Signal Processing, Medical Image Processing, wireless body sensor networks and VLSI. He has published over 34 journal and 42 conference papers over the last several years. He has taught a wide variety of Electronics courses including Digital Image Processing, Multimedia Compression Techniques, VLSI Design, Medical Electronics and Electronic Circuits. Dr.Siva is a life member of the Indian Society of Technical Education, a member of IEEE. Dr.Siva has been invited to deliver Keynote Speech and Chair at various International conferences.

Professor,Dr. S. Arumugam, Department of Computer Science and Engineering Nandha Engineering College,India

He completed his Bachlors and Maters Degree in Electical Engineering and Applied Electronics from P.S.G.College of Technology, University of Madrsa in 1971 and 1973 respectively. He completed his PhD degree in Computer Science and Engineering (under QIP program) from College of Engineering,,Guindy, Anna University in the year 1990. He started working from 1973 in various cadres from Assiate Lecturer, Lecturer, Assistant Professor, Professor and Principal. He retired as Additional Director of Technical Education, Government of Tamilnadu in 2007. He worked as Principal in Nandha College of Technology and Nandha Engineering College till January 2015. Prsently he is working as Professor of Computer Science and Enginering,, Nandha Engineering Colege and Chief Excutive Officer, Nandha Educational Institutions. He has guided 23 PhD scholars and 2 MS scholars. and guiding 13 scholars. He has published more than 100 papers in International
journals. He completed few funded pojects and served in various high level Committee.