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Technology Conclave 2019

C-DAC is organizing a two-day Tech-Conclave on 4th & 5th April 2019 at C-DAC Innovation Park, Pune in the emerging areas of Advanced Computing such as Exascale Computing, Quantum Computing, Artificial Intelligence & Language Computing, Cyber Security & Block Chain and Next Generation Applications. The Tech-Conclave comprises of Keynote speeches, talks by Experts and a TechShow.

The Topics

Exascale Computing
Microprocessor and Quantum Computing
AI and Language Computing
IoE, Dependable and Secure Computing
GenNext Applied Computing

Exascale Computing

C-DAC as one of the implementing agencies of the National Supercomputing Mission (NSM) is involved in developing indigenous HPC technologies, products and solutions, Application development, R&D, Human Resource Development leading to self-reliance in the long run.


Microprocessor and Quantum Computing

C-DAC is executing the microprocessor development programme with 64-bit quad core out of order processor operating at 2.0GHz as the target specification with the aim to create a fully indigenous microprocessor, along with full ecosystem. C-DAC with its expertise is designing and implementing a series of microprocessors, ecosystem and the associated IP along with the SoCs targeting various application domains. Requirements of stakeholders in strategic areas of Government, Industry and User Organizations are taken into considerations. C-DAC shall also setup a dedicated resource centre making available full ecosystem to the product designer community and academic institutions.


AI and Language Computing

Language Computing is the most key aspect to realize the Digital India Vision of India. C-DAC has been pursuing pioneering research in Language Technology dissolving the language barriers. Use of natural language processing systems is required for developing Multilingual Systems to realize and present the same information in a variety of languages. Application of Machine Learning for Natural Language Processing, machine translation and accurate information extraction and retrieval are promising. In the context of Indian needs this shall be applied for various Indian Languages.

Quantum COmputing

IoE, Dependable and Secure Computing

C-DAC has devised the Comprehensive Cyber security Strategy through a three-pronged approach involving, innovative defence mechanisms, novel deterrence methods and effective response & recovery. Specific R&D in Cyber Security focuses on futuristic high-impact areas addressing core research Challenges in security across wide spectrum of compute, communication & storage involving Malware analysis & End-systems, IoT, SCADA, Cloud & Virtualization, Threat Analysis, Digital Forensics, Steganography, High-speed packet processing, Hardware security, Cryptographic algorithms and post quantum cryptography.


GenNext Applied Computing

Recent advancements in Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain, Cloud/Virtualization, Bigdata analytics is radically changing the present day application development. C-DAC is engaged in developing more intuitive, usable and decision oriented features to get embedded in applications of various domains.

Cyber Security


C-DAC Innovation Park,
Panchavati, Pashan,
Pune - 411 008
Phone: +91-20-25503100,
Fax: +91-20-25503131
eMail: techconclave19@cdac.in

How to reach

CDAC has arranged free bus service for reaching the venue as under:

Location: Shivajinagar (Outside SSC Board Building)
Every hour from 8.15 am till 12.15 hrs and from 14.15 till 18.15 hrs

Location: SPPU Circle (Inside Univesity Main Gate)
Every hour from 8.15 am till 12.15 hrs and from 14.15 till 18.15 hrs


Day 1. April 04, 2019
08:30 - 08:35
Inaugural Session - Welcome
Col. Asheet Kumar Nath (Retd.)
Executive Director, C-DAC Pune

08:35 - 08:45
Technology Conclave – Perspective:
Dr. Hemant Darbari - Director General, C-DAC

08:45 - 09:30
Inaugural Address
Dr. Vijay P. Bhatkar, Chairman,
C-DAC Technical Advisory Committee

Session I: Exascale Computing
Session Coordinator:
Vijay Bhatkar & Co-ordinator:
Shri. Vivek Khaneja
Shri. Wandhekar and Shri. Abhishek Das

09:30 - 10:15
Keynote Talk
Prof. R. Narasimha, DST Year-of-Science
Chair Professor Jawaharlal Nehru Centre
for Advanced Scientific Research
(JNCASR) Bangalore

10:15 - 11:00
Expert Talks
Mr. Marc Simon &
Mr. Arnaud Bertrand, ATOS

11:00 - 11:30
Expert Talk
Mr. Ashrut Ambastha

11:30 - 12:00
Expert Talk
Mr. Atul Vidwansa

12:00 - 12:30
Expert Talk
Dr. Nash Palani Swamy

Session II: Artificial Intelligence and Language
Computing Session Coordinator:
Shri. Gopalakrishnan S, MeitY & Dr. Ajai Kumar
Rapporteures: Shri. Karimulla Shaikh &
Shri. Vainetya Koratkar

12:30 - 13:15
Keynote Talk
Prof. Rajeev Sangal, Professor,
IIIT Hyderabad

Lunch Break: 13:15 - 14:00

14:00 - 14:45
Keynote Talk
Dr. L M Patnaik,
Adjunct Professor and INSA Senior Scientist,
National Institute of Advanced Studies (IISc)

14:45 - 15:15
Expert Talk
Prof. Pushpak Bhattacharya,
IIT Patna

15:15 - 16:00
Expert Talk
Shri. Vishal Dhupar

16:00 - 16:30
Expert Talk
Mr. Erez Cohen

16:30 - 17:00
Expert Talk
Mr. Gaurav Makkar

17:00 - 17:30
Expert Talk
Dr. Jaya Panvalkar

17:30 - 18:00
Expert Talk
Dr. Nisheeth Joshi
Banasthali Vidyapeeth, Jaipur

18:00 - 18:30
Expert Talk
Mr. Mukesh Gangadhar

Session III: Emerging Technologies
Session Coordinator: Prof. V Bhavsar &
Co-coordinator: A. K Nath (Retd.)
Rapporteurs: Shri. V. Suresh & Shri. Aditya Sinha

18:30 - 19:15
Keynote Talk
Prof. V Bhavsar
University of New Brunswick, Canada

Release of C-DAC Products:
SAFEDRIVE and eShushrut - Generic Patient Wallet

19:15 - 19:45
Expert Talk
Prof. Rajib Bandyopadhyay
Jadavpur University

19:45 - 20:05
Expert Talk
Mr. Deepak Maheshwari
Director - Government Affairs,
India ASEAN & China, Symantec Corporation

20:05 - 20:30
Expert Talk
Mr.Partha Sarathi Guha Patra
Founder at ASADEL Technologies
Co-Founder & Director at SafetyKart.com

Day 2. April 05, 2019
Session IV: Industry Innovation & Startup
Session Coordinator: Shri. Mahesh Kulkarni
& Co-coordinator Mr. P. M. Sasi
Rapporteurs: Dr. Alexander G
& Shri. Prasad Wadlakondawar

09:00 - 09:10
Expert Talk
Mr. Mahesh Kulkarni

09:10 - 09:20
Expert Talk
Dr. R. K. Kamat
Shivaji University, Kolhapur

09:20 - 10:00
Expert Talk
Speakers from Startup Industry (4 Slots)

Session V: Quantum Computing & microprocessor
Session Coordinator: Dr. B. K. Murthy, MeitY
& Co-coordinator: Shri. E. Magesh
Rapporteurs: Shri. Yogindra Abhyankar
& Shri. Amit Saxena

10:00 - 10:45
Keynote Talk
Dr. V. K. Saraswat
Member, NITI Aayog

Stall Visit & Tea 10:45 - 11:30

11:30 - 12:00
Expert Talk
Mr. Arnaud Bertrand, ATOS

12:00 - 12:30
Expert Talk
Amit Shrivastava, ANURAG, Hyderabad

12:30 - 13:00
Expert Talk
Urbasi Sinha, RRI, Bangalore

13:00 - 13:30
Expert Talk
Nash Palani Swamy, INTEL

13:30 - 14:00
Expert Talk
Prof. Madhav P Desai, IIT Bombay

Lunch Break 14:00 - 14:45

Session VI: Next Generation Applications
Session Coordinator: Shri. S. A. Kumar,
MeitY & Dr. Rajendra Joshi
Rapporteur: Shri. Sandeep Srivatsava
& Shri. Gaur Sunder

14:45 - 15:30
Keynote Talk
Prof. Alok Bhattacharya, JNU

Release of C-DAC Products:
C-DAC's Medical Informatics SDK for Continuity
of Care Document (CCD) and Prakriti Web API

15:30 - 16:00
Expert Talk
Dr. Harpreet Singh, ICMR

16:00 - 16:30
Expert Talk
Prof. Ravi Nanjundiah, IITM

Tea Break 16:30 - 16:45

16:45 - 17:15
Expert Talk
Mr. Bharat Kumar

Session VII:
Cyber Secutity & Blockchain
Session Coordinator:
Dr. Sarath Chandra Babu,
SETS & Co-coordinator
Dr. Praveen Khosla
Rapporteurs: Ms. Lakshmi Eswari P. R.
& Ms. Neeti Vora

17:15 - 18:00
Keynote Talk
Dr. G. Athithan

Release of C-DAC Products:
Blockchain based Proof of Existance as a Service (PoEaaS)

18:00 - 18:30
Expert Talk
Prof. Chester Rebeiro, IIT Madras

18:30 - 19:00
Expert Talk
Mr. Anil Kumar, 4Pi, CSIR

19:00 - 19:30
Conclusions and Takeaways
Dr. Hemant Darbari, Col. A.K. Nath (Retd),
Dr. Praveen Khosla, Shri Vivek Khaneja
Shri. M.D. Kulkarni, Dr. Rajendra Joshi

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