Keynote Speaker 1

Dr. Nilanjan Dey

  • Asst. Professor, Dept. of IT, Techno India College of Technology, India. Visiting Fellow, WC Laboratory, Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Reading, UK, Ambassador - IFIP InterYIT, India.

Specialization: Medical Imaging, Machine learning, Computer Aided Diagnosis, Data Mining

Biography: Nilanjan Dey is an Assistant Professor in Department of Information Technology at Techno India College of Technology, Kolkata, India. He is a visiting fellow of the Biomedical Engineering, School of Biological Sciences,

The University of Reading, UK.. He is a Visiting Professor at Duy Tan University, Vietnam; He was an honorary Visiting Scientist at Global Biomedical Technologies Inc., CA, USA (2012-2015). He was awarded his PhD. from Jadavpur University in 2015.

He has authored/edited more than 75 books with Elsevier, Wiley, CRC Press and Springer, and published more than 300 papers (H-Index 41). He is the Editor-in-Chief of International Journal of Ambient Computing and Intelligence, IGI Global (Scopus Q2, ESCI), Associated Editor of IEEE Access and International Journal of Information Technology, Springer. He is the Series Co-Editor of Springer Tracts in Nature-Inspired Computing, Springer, Series Co-Editor of Advances in Ubiquitous Sensing Applications for Healthcare, Elsevier, Series Editor of Computational Intelligence in Engineering Problem Solving and Intelligent Signal processing and data analysis, CRC.

He is the Indian Ambassador of International Federation for Information Processing – Young ICT Group. He is among the top 5 most published academics in the field of Computer Science in India (2014-19) [Sci_Val Scopus].

Keynote Speaker 2

Dr. Suresh Manandhar

  • Director, Nepal Applied Mathematics and Informatics Institute, Nepal.

Specialization: Natural language processing (NLP): unsupervised learning of morphology, syntax and semantics; Deep learning for NLP and medical image processing.

Biography: Sureash Manandhar is now a Research Director and Managing Director in NAAMII, starting October 2019. Until September 2019, he was a Reader at Department of Computer Science, University of York, UK. He is generally interested in a wide range of topics related to natural language processing. These span grammar formalisms, constraint logics, constraint solving, machine learning, learning of lexical relations, question answering systems, minimally supervised learning of syntax, semantics and morphology.