Meet the IET Future Tech Panel members

The IET Future Tech Panel is guided by a Global Advisory Board


National Advisory consists of

  • TV Ramachandran, Co-Founder & President, Broadband India Forum and Founder & CEO, Advisory@TVR
  • Dr Gopichand Katragadda, Founder and CEO, Myelin Foundry
  • Vijay Karia, Chairman, Ravin Group
  • Aruna Sundararajan, Ex Secretary, Department of Telecommunications and Chairman, Telecom Commission
  • Indra Menon, Director, Laksola
  • Sivasailam N, Ex-Special Secretary (Logistics), Ministry of Commerce, Government of India


The Core Committee members include:

  • Dr Rishi Mohan Bhatnagar, Chairman, IET Future Tech; President, Aeris Communications
  • Shekhar Sanyal, Country Head and Director, IET India
  • Ravi Pagar, Group COO, Managing Director, DTDS Technology Pte Ltd
  • Ajay Gupta, Partner and Head Digital & Technology, Infrastructure, Government and Healthcare,  KPMG India
  • Anil Kadam, General Manager, Schneider Electric
  • Arvind Tiwary, Chair, TiE IoT Forum and Founder, SangEnnovate
  • Digvijay Choudhari, CEO and MD, Sobus Insight Forum
  • Dinesh Chand Sharma, Director, Standards Public Policy, EU Project SESEI
  • Krishna Sirohi, Founder & President, i2TB Research Foundation
  • Lux Rao, Senior Director & Head – Solutions & Digital Transformation, NTT India
  • Monika Gupta, Vice President, Capgemini, Global 5G Engineering Lead
  • Prof Dr Pradeep Srivastava, ED, TIFAC
  • Prashant Tripathi, Head-IoT technology, Pentair Water India
  • Dr Purnendu Sinha, Technology Leader - IoT & Analytics, Group Technology & Innovation Office, Tata Sons 
  • Ranjith Mukundan, CEO, Co-Founder, Stellapps Technologies
  • Ravi Ramaswamy, CEO, RV Consultants
  • Sushil Kumar, DDG - IoT , Telecom Engineering Centre, DoT
  • Vijay Parihar, National Logistics Head, Signify Innovations India Limited
  • Vijay Kumar, Ex-Senior VP, Tech Mahindra
  • Vineet Patni, Board Advisor, Investor
  • Vivek Singh, CEO, Innovant and Director, Saraswati Seva Foundation
  • VSR, Chairman and Managing Director, Chief Digital Consultant, BT & BT

The Future Tech Working Groups

The IET Future Tech Panel has 13 Working Groups - Agriculture, BFSI, Cybersecurity, Digital Communications, Energy, Healthcare, Manufacturing, Retail, Skills, Smart Cities, Social Impact, Standards, Regulatory and Legal and Water.

Each Working group is headed by a Chairperson who along with a team of experts works towards taking the agenda and charter of the sector forward.

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