Advisors

Aditya MargamAditya Margam

Distinguished Faculty

Aditya has around 23 years of vast experience in various capacities of Vice President, Sr. Vice President, Project Consultant, Executive Director and COO. His previous stint was with Soft Quest Technologies Pvt. Ltd as COO. He has worked for companies like ORG Systems, Tata Unisys Ltd etc. He actively engages himself in other Professional and Co-curricular activities. He contributes his time and service to the Computer Society of India, Hyderabad Chapter since 1984. Aditya is a graduate in Electronics and Communications Engineering.




Kesav NoriKesav Nori
Distinguished Faculty

Kesav Vithal Nori, Executive Vice President of R & D of Tata Consultancy Services Ltd.
Professor Kesav Vithal Nori is executive Director and executive Vice President of Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) and is one of the pioneers of TCS's computer-based adult literacy programme which has been successful all over India and in South Africa. Nori's research interests include: programming languages and compliers, meta tools and derivation of tools for software processes, modeling, simulation and systems engineering applied to enterprise systems. Nori has a distinguished career that has alternated between academics and industrial research within TCS. Previously, Nori was with the Tata Research Development and Design Centre (TRDDC), the R&D wing of TCS. Nori received his MTech from IIT Kanpur where he continued to work as a senior research associate from 1968 to 1970. Nori then became a research scientist at the Computer Group in the Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR). He then returned to teach at IIT Kanpur. In addition, Nori was Visiting Faculty at Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) in Pittsburgh, USA and finally returned to TRDDC and TCS.


VenkateshUma Garimella

Distinguished Faculty

Ms. Uma Garimella is a PhD in Computer Science and the founder of TheProfessor.in.


She has an engineering background and a PhD in Computer Science, and 27 years of experience in teaching, curriculum design and industry. She has worked with institutes of various kinds which have given her a deep understanding of the scene in professional education, especially Engineering. She was at the University of Hyderabad as a member of the faculty of Computer Science for 14 years, gaining insights into a teaching and research institute of top quality. She taught at School of IT- JNTU, I2IT-Pune and GNITS-Hyderabad and knows the working of both autonomous institutes and affiliated colleges. While heading the unique MSIT Program of the AP Govt (in IIIT, Hyderabad) for 3 years, she worked with contemporary learning methods using technology. With successful stints in DE Shaw India and Bodhtree Consulting at senior positions she knows the relationship between education and industry.

She recognised better teaching as one of the needs of the hourand taken up faculty development in colleges through her pedagogical training.

In addition to her training programs, she is a consultant at IIIT-Hyderabad's Centre for Education Technology and Learning Sciences and also heads the Centre for Faculty Development and Management at NMREC, Hyderabad. She holds the Cambridge International Diploma for Teachers and Trainers(CIDTT).