Past Events

Annual Events

Functional Safety In Process Control Systems

Date: 5th July 2019
Venue: IISC, Bangalore

Cybersecurity Bootcamp

Date: 12th – 13th April 2019
Venue: Hotel Chancery, Bangalore

Developing Digital Twins: The Modelica Environment 2018

Date: 29th – 30th November 2019
Venue: Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore

PharmaNext 2018

Date: 25th – 26th May 2018
Venue: Nimhans, Bangalore

CityNext 2017

Date: 26th – 27th May 2017
Venue: Sheraton Grand Bangalore Hotel at Brigade Gateway

FoodSafe 2016

Date: 26th & 27th, February 2016
Venue: Sheraton Grand Bangalore Hotel at Brigade Gateway

National Conference on Process Safety

Date: 05th Dec 2014
Venue: Bangalore

Wireless in Industrial Automation

Date: 12th Nov 2011
Venue: Hotel “The Capitol”, Bangalore

Tech Talks


12th October 2019 Solar PV Hybrid Distributed Power Systems for Rural & Urban Microgrid Applications

Dr. Jayesh J. Barve, Principal Engineer (Controls & Optimization),  GE-Global Research, Bangalore

7th September 2019 Opensource software platforms and Engineering Applications

Dr. Sunil S. Shah, Co-Founder and CEO, ModeliCon Info Tech LLP, Sr. Technologist (P), IISc, Bangalore

 10th August 2019 Manufacturing Operation Management Mr. Tirumalai Kumar M, Principal Consultant Siemens Industry Soware (India) Pvt. Ltd.
 23rd March 2019 New Product Development – Surviving the Valley of Death Mr. A. Vijayarajan, Founder & Chief Technology officer of InnAccel Technologies 50 
2nd March 2019 Digital Thread & it’s role in Industry 4.0 rollout Mr. Krishnananda Shenoy, Infosys 53
17th November 2018 Field Device Integration Dharmaraju B, Utthunga Technologies 25
27th October 2018 Cryptography and Machine Learning: Past Present and Future Prof. Arpita Patra, Indian Institute of Science 38
29th September 2018 Cloud technologies for IOT Mr. Sreehari Narasipur, RightCloudz 47
1st September 2018 The top 10 Technologies born during the last World War and impacting lives now Mr. V. Chakrapani, Historian 35
11th July 2018 (I)IOT opportunities in the food sector – Biscuits & Coffee Mr. Kanchan Chakraborty, Mr.Ranbir Mansingh, ITC & Kahava Fresh 60
 01st April 2018  Ecosystem and Case Studies Sudhanshu Mittal, Director Industry 4.0, NASSCOM & Dhiraj Rajaram, Founder, Mu Sigma 36 
10th Febraury 2018 Engineering Data Analytics for Energy Efficiency and Predictive Maintenance Dr. G. K. Raviprakash, Principal Consultant, Infosys Limited 34 
9th December, 2017 IOT and Cyber Security

Ashutosh Srivastava &
Ram Kerur

28th October, 2017 An introduction to Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence techniques

Mr. Shamik Choudhary
Prajnatic AI Technologies Pvt. Ltd.

16th September, 2017 Digital Twins In Healthcare

Dr. Rakesh Mullick
GE Global Research Centre

02nd September, 2017 Block Chain Distributed Data and Distributed Trust

Dr. Praphul Chandra
Insofe & Founder – Koinearth

29th July 2017 Use of Geo spatial Technology for Governance and Development Dr. Diwakar
22nd July, 2017 Extracting value from data reaping the tangible benefit (I)IOT

Mr. Derick Jose
Flutura Decision Sciences and Analytics

06th May, 2017 Open source software for Industrial Modeling, Simulation and Control Prof. Kannan Moudgalya 15
15th April, 2017 Robotics proliferates beyond Automotive Mr. Ajay Gopalswamy 27
11th March, 2017 Industrial Transformation: IIoT & Digital Twins Dr. Vinay Jammu
Mr. Vivek Mehrotra
28th January, 2017 Digital India: Opportunities, Concerns & Solutions for Fuel Retail Stations Mr. Xavier Roshan Bose
Mr. Sukumaran Mathoor
08th October, 2016 The Convergence & Divergence (I)IOT
and Industrie 4.0
Mr. Sunil S Shah, PhD
Founder, Communications, Diagnostics, and Controls/CDC
27th August, 2016 Folk Tales of Flow Measurement Mr. T V Balasubramanyam  
30th July, 2016 ISA – 99 / IEC – 62443 Standards Industrial Automation and Control System (IACS) Security  Mr. Vijayamurugan Pushpanathan, Schneider Electric
Mayur Mehta, PwC India
29th August, 2015 Convergence of IT and OT Mr. P VijayaMurugan, Schneider Electric  
27th May, 2015 Understanding the Self Mr. BM RenukaPrasad, MentorWise Advisors  
14th February, 2015 Positive approach to life situations Ms. Lalita Varanasi, Founder 3rd Eye Insight & Life transformation coach  
10th December, 2014 Challenges faced by system integrators MR. Rajesh Rathi, Control InfoTech  
29th November, 2014 Computerised control of trains Mr. AS Shankar , Chief Engineer (Signals & Telecom) BMRCL  
23rd August, 2014 Report of findings on the Power grid failure in North and East India in 2012 Mr. V.Ramakrishna, ex-Member CEA & Bapuji S Palki,Member CIGRE, ex-ABB  
9th August, 2014 Energy conservation at home Mr. Binoy Kamath, P&F  
2nd August, 2014 Reliability & quality of spacecraft systems Mr. K M Bharadwaj, Senior Scientist ISRO Satellite centre  
23rd November, 2013 Indian Aeronautics – Today & Tomorrow Dr. Tamilmani, Director General (Aero) – ADA, Etc. Ministry of Defence  
28th September, 2013 ISA-106 – Procedure Automation for Continuous Process Industries Mr. Satishkumar Balasubramanian, Domain Specialist, Yokogawa IA Technologies, Bangalore  
31st August, 2013 FDI – Field Device Integration – Contemporary Trends Mr. Prasanjeet Padhy, Senior Domain Engineer, R&D – ABB  
27th July, 2013 Cyber security in IACS Mr. Akilur Rehman, Global Head , Cyber security – ABB  
3rd July, 2013 HART – The Premier Tool for Asset Management Mr. Arasu Thanigai, Business Development Manager, Pepperl + Fuchs Pte Ltd., Singapore  
4th May, 2013 Cyber Physical systems – Challenges from Control and Optimization perspective Dr. Venkateswarlu Andra, GE Global Research  
30th March, 2013 Energy harvesting – Fundamentals to Industry Application Mr. J P Dinesh , Technical Product Manager , ABB – R&D  
22nd December, 2012 Mathematical Modelling for Energy, Material & Equipment – A Journey into the Past Future Dr. Prabhakar Sastry of GGK Systems, Bangalore  
1st December, 2012 Integrate your field smartly – Standards and Technologies Mr. Prasanna Inamdar Sr. VP, Utthunga Technologies  
29th September, 2012 Earth Observation Satellites and their Controls – A Brief Overview Dr. D. L. Shirolikar, CEO, Indian Remote Sensing and Small Satellite Systems, ISRO Satellite Centre, Bangalore,  
1st September, 2012 Introduction to Electrical Equipments & Instrumentation in Hazardous (Classified) Location Mr. M. Sukumaran & Dr. Michael Lupic – Pepperl + Fuchs  
21st July, 2012 Automation, Robotics and Remote Handling Technology in the Nuclear Fuel Cycle. Mr. KV Kasiviswanathan, Rajaramanna Fellow – Indira Gandhi Centre for Automatic Research (IGCAR)  
21st April, 2012 Cellular Technology for remote monitoring Mr. Arun R, & Mr Ananda GV, Vasundhara ProSys Pvt. Ltd. Bangalore  
25th February, 2012 Integration-Online Diagnostics Mr. Ramesh BK, Dearborn Electronics, Mr Mouleswara Reddy, Flowserve and Ms. Abeda, Honeywell  
28th January, 2012 Information Technology and Automation Greater Than The Sum of Two Dr. Sudhir Dixit, Director, Hewlett Packard Labs, India  
16th October, 2011 Control Challenges in LCA Development Dr. Girish Deodhare, Scientist ‘F’ IFCS, ADA, Bangalore  
20th August, 2011 Automation Concepts in efficient running of the Bangalore International Airport (BIAL) Mr. Daniel Bircher, Director- Operations and Mr Francis Rajan Premkumar, VP-ICT.  


Student Sections Events


Date: 30th March 2019
Venue: Adi Shankara Institute, Kalady

Student Section Meet – 2018/19

Date: 1st September 2018

iACT – 2018

Date: 25th, Febrauary, 2018
Venue: Siddaganga Institute of Technology, Tumakuru, Karnataka

SAIT Automation Games

Date: 16th – 19th, March, 2017
Venue: Southern Alberta Institute Tech. (SAIT), Calgary, Canada

 iACT – 2017

Date: 04th & 5th March 2017
Venue: Manipal Institute of Technology Manipal, Karnataka


Under Construction.