INAUGURAL ADDRESSES

PHOTO NAME & AFFILIATION
 

Dr. A.S. Kiran Kumar

Hon’ble Chairman, ISRO, Bangalore, Government of India

KEYNOTE ADDRESSES

NO PHOTO NAME & AFFILIATION KEYNOTE
1  

DR. Y.V.N. KRISHNA MURTHY

Director

National Remote Sensing Centre, (NRSC), Hyderabad

India

https://www.nrsc.gov.in/Contact_Us#

Topic:

Climate Change and Sustainable Water Resource Management Space Technology Support for Development of Innovative Geospatial Solutions

2  

PROF. KEITH CLARKE

Department of Geography

University of California

Santa Barbara

USA

http://geog.ucsb.edu/people-faculty/

Topic:

Climate Change and Water Supply: How and Where Geospatial Technology Can Help

3  

Prof. RAJIB SHAW

Graduate School of Media and Governance

Keio University

Shonan Fujisawa Campus (SFC)

Japan

http://vu.sfc.keio.ac.jp/faculty_profile/cgi/f_profile_e.cgi?id=4eb74c58e531e243

Topic:

Climate Change and Water: Impacts, local practices and need for innovation

4  

Dr.S.SHAHNAWAZ

Directing UNIGIA Network in South & Southeast Asia

Department of Geoinformatics

University of Salzburg,

Austria

https://www.uni-salzburg.at/index.php?id=32500&L=1

Topic:

Applications of Satellite Generated Weather and Climatic Data for Disaster Mitigation

5  

Dr.Manikiam

ISRO Scientist & Visiting Professor
Department of Geography & Geoinformatics
Bangalore University, Bengaluru

Topic:

Rainfall enhancement through cloud seeding

6  

Prof T.V.RAMACHANDRAN

Centre for Ecological Sciences

Indian Institute of Science (IISC)

Bangalore

http://ces.iisc.ernet.in/new/?q=user/31

Topic:

Planned Urbanisation with Lakes Rejuvenation for the Regional Water Security

3  

DR.COLIN ARROWSMITH

Department of Geospatial Science

Melbourne city Campus

RMIT University

Australia

https://www.rmit.edu.au/contact/staff-contacts/academic-staff/a/arrowsmith-associate-professor-colin

Topic:

Case studies in the Application of Geospatial Technologies for Climate Change and Water Management

7  

Dr.G.S Sriniwasa Reddy

Director
Karnataka State Natural Disaster Monitoring Centre
Bangaluru.

https://www.ksndmc.org/

Topic:

Urban floods and water sustainability - Bangalore

7  

Dr. K.W.G. REKHA NIANTHI

Senior Lecturer

Department of Geography

University of Peradeniya

Sri Lanka

http://arts.pdn.ac.lk/geographynew/staff/rekha.php

Topic:

Exchange of Doppler Weather Radar (DWR) data in South Asian Countries for Accurate Flood Forecast (AFF)