A Few Earlier Speakers

Dr. Edward Guiliano President and CEO, New York Institute of Technology, USA

Mr. Goldy Hyder Executive Member, Board of Governors, Carleton University, Ontario, Canada

Dr. Sam Pitroda Former Advisor to the Prime Minister of India, Government of India, New Delhi

Prof. George Iwama President and Vice-Chancellor, University of Northern British Columbia, Canada



Mr. Mark E. CoticchiaVice President for Research & Technology Management, Case Western Reserve University, USA

Dr. Ronald DanneckerDirector of International Admissions and Marketing, D’Youville College, USA

Dr. Arup SenChair , Business Department, D’Youville College, USA

Dr. David WhillockDean, College of Communication, Texas Christian University, USA

Dr. Mano ThubrikarDirector, Biomedical Engineering Program. Professor, Mechanical Engineering Department, South Dakota School of Mines & Technology, USA

Dr. Ramanarayanan ViswanathanProfessor and Interim Dean , College of Engineering, Southern Illinois University Carbondale, USA

Dr. Suresh Kumar TadisinaProfessor and Associate Dean, College of Business, Southern Illinois University Carbondale, USA

Dr. James Brosam IIAssociate Vice President for International Affairs,University of Central Arkansas, USA



Dr. Keyanoush SadeghipourDean, Temple University College of Engineering, USA

Dr. Blair SheppardDean, Fuqua School of Business, Duke University, USA

Dr. Karen D’ArcyChair of Division of Science, Professor of Analytical Chemistry, Governors State University, USA

Mr. Steven BoydDirector of International Admissions, University of Bridgeport, USA

Dr. Peter LennieSenior Vice President and Dean of the Faculty of Arts, Sciences and Engineering, University of Rochester, USA

Dr. Ashok AgarwalAdjunct Professor, BITS Pilani, Hyderabad

Smt. D. PurandeswariFormer Minister of State for Human Resource Development , Government of India, New Delhi

Mr. R.P.Agarwal IAS (Retd.)Formerly Secretary, Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India, New Delhi, India

Dr. Pawan Kumar Agarwal, IASCivil Servant, Author & Scholar of Higher Education, Government of West Bengal, Kolkata, India

Prof. George IwamaPresident and Vice-Chancellor,University of Northern British Columbia, Canada

Mr. Goldy HyderExecutive Member, Board of Governors, Carleton University, Ontario, Canada

Sri K. RosaiahFormer Chief Minister, Government of Andhra Pradesh, Hyderabad, India

Dr. Kumar VemagantiCo-Director, CAE Research Laboratory, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, USA

Prof. Jo BeallDeputy Vice-Chancellor, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa

Dr. H. Deep SainiVice President, University of Toronto, Canada

Prof. V.S.RaoDirector, BITS, Pilani- Hyderabad Campus, Hyderabad

Dr. Janusz KozinskiDean, Faculty of Science and Engineering, York University

Dr. James CrossAssociate Professor and Associate Dean (International), Edith Cowan University, Australia

Prof. Dr. Christian WernerCEO & President, University of Applied Management, Erding, Germany

Ms. Anoesjka N. TimmermansLecturer & Programme Coordinator, International Business School, Hogeschool van Amsterdam, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Dr. Nadine Baudot-TrajtenbergHead, Global MBA Program, Interdisciplinary Center Herzliya (IDC), Herzliya, Israel

Dr. Frank LinAssociate Dean of Graduate Program and Co-Director Global Management Center, California State University - San Bernardino, USA

Prof HJ van der MerweExecutive Dean: Faculty of Economic Sciences and Information Technology, North-West University, Vaal Triangle Campus, Vanderbijlpark 1900, South Africa

Dr. Venkat AlladaVice Provost for Graduate Studies , Professor, Engineering Management & Systems Engineering, Missouri University of Science and Technology

Dr. Vipin GuptaProfessor and Co-Director Global Management Center, California State University – San Bernardino, San Bernardino, USA

Dr. Piram PrakasamDirector, Office of International Education, Associate Professor of Chemistry, Ferris State University

Prof. Ion AbabiiRector, State University of Medicine and Pharmacy ,Chisinau, Moldovia

Professor O O BalogunVice-Chancellor, University of Agriculture, Abeokuta, Ogun, Nigeria

Dr. Kailash ChadhaAssociate Member & Associate Professor of Oncology, Department of Molecular & Cellular Biology, Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, New York, USA

Dr. Ramji L. KhandelwalProfessor and Head, Department of Biochemistry, College of Medicine, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada

Dr. Kathy ErmlerDean of Graduate School / Distance Education, Emporia State University, USA

Dr. Edward GuilianoPresident and CEO, New York Institute of Technology, USA

Dr. Michael GreenspanProfessor and Department Head, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Queen’s University, Canada

Dr. Peter A CooperProfessor and Department Chair, Computer Science, Director, Center of Excellence in Digital Forensics, Sam Houston State University, USA

Dr. Mangilal AgarwalAssociate Director for Research Development, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, USA

Dr. Murray D. MacTavishMBA Director, School of Business, Associate Professor of Leadership & International Development, Trinity Western University , Canada

Dr. Richard SigurdsonDean, Faculty of Arts, and Professor, Department of Political Studies, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

Dr. Rosa Marina De Brito MeyerAssociate Vice President for Academic Affairs, Pontifical Catholic University of Rio De Janeiro, Brazil

Professor Judyth SachsDeputy Vice-Chancellor – Provost, Macquarie University, Australia

Dr. Robin FisherProvost and Vice President, Academic, Mount Royal University, Canada

Dr. M.C.DasManagement Consultant, MCD Associates, Vijayawada

Dr. Majida BargachAssociate Director, UVA Center for International Studies, University of Virginia, USA

Ms. Olga BaronDirector of International Education, Eastern Washington University, USA

Dr. Gustavo PerrusquiaDirector of Internationalization, Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden

Dr. Kay MohannaDirector of Postgraduate Medicine, Keele University, UK

Professor Devdatt DubhashiAlgorithms Group, Computer Science and Engineering Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden

Prof. Dr. Shih-Fu LiuDirector for Asia-Pacific, Universidad Antonio de Nebrija, Spain

Dr. Susan StitelyPresident, Association of Vermont Independent Colleges, USA

Dr. Ricardo Borges AlencarDeputy Associate Vice-President for Academic Affairs, Pontifical Catholic University of Rio De Janeiro, Brazil

Prof. Tipchan WongchantaDean, Bangkok University International College Bangkok University, Thailand

Dr. Harj DhaliwalProfessor, Kwantlen Polytechnic University, Canada

Dr. Hilary LinkAssociate Provost and Dean for International Programs Barnard College, Columbia University, USA

Dr. Shree R. SinghDirector, Center of NanoBiotechnology and Life Science Research, Alabama State University, USA

Dr. Julia BrownHead of External Relations, Aston University, UK

Dr. Mark PaganoProvost & Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs, Montana State University Billings, USA

Prof. Arjula R. ReddyPrfessor Emeritus, University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad

Dr. Mehmet ÖzcanChair, Faculty of Education, Mehmet Akif Ersoy University, Turkey

Mr. Chris HigginsVice President - Marketing & Admissions, Annapurna International School of Film + Media, Hyderabad

Dr. M. R. RaoFormer Dean Emeritus and Professor, Indian School of Business, Hyderabad

Mr. Suresh BadamiHead of South India, ICICI Bank, Hyderabad

Prof. Dr. Rafig AzzamHead of Department, Engineering Geology and Hydrogeology RWTH Aachen University, Germany

Dr. Vimal ChaitanyaVice President for Research, New Mexico State University, USA

Dr. Hasan SevimSchool of Engineering, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, USA

Dr. Fae MartinHead, Undergraduate Engineering and Physics, CQ University, Australia

Dr. Kakarla Subba RaoFormer Director, Nizam’s Institute of Medical Sciences, Hyderabad

Dr. Sridhar RamaswamiProfessor, Iowa State University, USA

Dr. V. Panduranga RaoDirector, Institute of Management Technology, Hyderabad

Dr. Sanjiv SarinAssociate Vice Chancellor for Research and Dean, Graduate School, North Carolina A&T State University, USA

Dr. Kulwant S. PawarProfessor, University of Nottingham, UK

Dr. Dennis TrinkleProvost and Chief Academic Officer, Harrison College, USA

Dr. James P CrossAssociate Provost, Champlain College, USA

Dr. Jeffrey NgAssociate Professor, Singapore Management University, Singapore

Dr. Anthony J. ClarkeAssist. V.P., Professor, Molecular & Cellular Biology, University of Guelph, Canada

Dr. Chandra ReddyDean, Agriculture, Tennessee State University, USA

Dr. John MosesProfessor of Organic Chemistry, University of Nottingham, UK

Prof. A. JyothyDirector, Institute of Genetics & Hospital for Genetic Diseases, Hyderabad

Mr. P. Raghuveer,IFSAddl.PCCF/Director AP Forest Academy and Director General CEFNARM, Hyderabad

Shri Bandaru DattatreyaMinister of Labour and Employment, Government of India, New Delhi Sri Anil Reddy Vennam, President, Federation of AP Chambers of Commerce & Industry, Hyderabad

Sri V.B. GadgilChief Executive & Managing Director, L&T Metro Rail (Hyderabad) Limited, Hyderabad

Dr. Elaine P. MaimonPresident, Governors State University, Illinois, USA

Hon'ble Sri Justice L. Narasimha ReddyJudge, Andhra Pradesh High Court, Hyderabad

Prof. Ramakrishna RamaswamyVice Chancellor, University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad

Shri Satyanarayan Mohanty,IASSecretary-General, National Human Rights Commission (NHRC), New Delhi

Justice Raghuvendra Singh RathoreJudicial Member, Principal Bench, National Green Tribunal, New Delhi

Mr. Anil GuptaPresident - Board & CEO Services, Cornerstone India, New Delhi

Dr. S. Narayan, IAS (Retd)Former Finance Secretary & Economic Advisor to the Prime Minister of India, New Delhi

Shri Rajendra Ratnoo, IASMD, Poompuhar Shipping Corporation, Chennai, Director, TN Institute of Urban Studies, & Director of Technical Education, Government of Tamil Nadu, Chennai

Shri Shailesh GandhiFormer Central Information Commissioner, Central Information Commission, New Delhi

Dr. Rashmi JainChairperson, Information Management and Business Analytics, Montclair State University, USA

Dr. Susan FentonAssociate Dean for Academic Affairs, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, USA

Dr. Deborah BordelonProvost and Vice President, Governors State University, USA

Mr. James Monahan, Director, Graduate and International Admissions Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, USA