Connect IITH 2015


Connect IITH 2015 aims to share the future vision of Indo-Japan collaboration through the human resource of Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Hyderabad.  Connect IITH 2015 also provides Live Experiences and Information for Future Industry-Academia Collaboration with various talks on global recruitment and Indian human resource by leading persons across Indo-Japan collaboration.  Connect IITH 2015 invites all participants to the active and broad interactions with the graduates and faculties from IIT Hyderabad.  The poster session exposes the latest research outcomes by the foreign students who graduated IIT Hyderabad and pursue master degree and Ph.D in Japanese universities.

Event Detail (日本語のご案内PDF)

DateAugust 25th, 2015 (Tuesday)
Time09:30 - 13:00 JST IITH-Industry Interaction
14:00 - 17:30 JST Human Resource Forum
VenueInternational Conference Hall, JICA Ichigaya Building
Access to Venue
LanguageEnglish and Japanese
Participation FeeFree
Registartion (参加申込)

Program (Morning Session: IITH-Industry Interaction)

09:00 - 09:30Registration
09:30 - 09:35Seminar OpeningMs. Miki Matsuo,
09:35 - 09:40Inauguration Talk 1JICA HQ
09:40 - 09:50Inauguration Talk 2Mr. Amit Kumar, Deputy Chief of Mission, Embassy of India in Japan
09:50 - 10:00Inauguration Talk 3Mr. Sanjeev Sinha, President, IIT Alumni Association Japan; Author "Sugoi Indo"; Director, PwC Japan
10:00 - 10:30Introduction of IIT HyderabadProf. U. B. Desai, Director,
IIT Hyderabad
Prof. KVL Subramaniam, Dean Planning, IITH
Prof. N. Venkata Reddy, Dean Research, IITH
Dr. Vinod Janardhanan, Associate Dean International Relations, IITH
10:30 - 11:00Perspective of IITH-Japan Industry-Academia CollaborationDr. Kiyohito Yoshihara, Senior Manager, Green and M2M Application Laboratory, KDDI R&D Laboratories , Inc.
11:00 - 11:20Coffee Break & Networking
11:20 - 13:00Round-table Interaction between IITH faculties and Industry
13:00 - 14:00Lunch Break

Program (Afternoon Session: Human Resource Forum)

13:30 - 14:00Registration
14:00 - 14:05Seminar OpeningMs. Miki Matsuo,
14:05 - 14:15Introduction of IIT HyderabadProf. U. B. Desai,
Director, IIT Hyderabad
14:15 - 14:20IITH Campus DesignDr. Hidetoshi Ohno, Emeritus Prof. , University of Tokyo; Architect,
Principal, A.P.L. Design Workshop
14:20 - 14:50Invited Talk 1Mr. Motohisa Tomura, Head of Research and Development Headquarters, NTTDATA Corporation
14:50 - 15:20Invited Talk 2Prof. Kei Ameyama, Mechanical Engineering, Faculty of Science and Engineering, Ritsumeikan University
15:20 - 15:30Student TalkMr. Mahendra Kumar Pal, Earthquake Research Institute, The University of Tokyo
15:30 - 15:35Lightning TalkFRIENDSHIP Scholars
15:35 - 16:00Parallel Session #1: Poster Presentation & Interaction with FRIENDSHIP scholars
Parallel Session #2: Round-table Interaction between IITH faculties and Industry
16:00Seminar ClosingMs. Miki Matsuo,