Our vibrant and passionate volunteers are the core of the Grace Hopper Celebration India (GHCI) 17 conference. They work on the end-to-end planning, reviewing and implementation of the program content for the conference. This year the GHCI 17 Conference Leadership includes the GHCI 17 Council, Track Chairs and Operations Council.

GHCI 17 Council 

  • Asha Poulose Johnson, GE Digital
  • Hema Chandrasekhar, HSBC Software Development (I) Pvt. Ltd.
  • Laxmi Mukund, Cisco
  • Nivedita Aggarwal, CA Technologies
  • Sasi Challa Tadepalli, Microsoft
  • Sushma Joshi, Symantec

For more details on the GHCI 17 Council click here.

GHCI 17 Track Chairs 

 

Track: Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning and Data Mining
Hima Patel, IBM Research
Maheshwari D, Zebra Technologies

Track: Big Data, Internet of Things (IoT) and Cloud
Shylaja Sabbani, SAP
Smitha Mave, TiVO

Track: Emerging Technologies
Jaya Sharma, Intuit
Nandini De, Veritas

Track: Human Computer Interaction
Nimisha Mukherjee, Red Hat
Nimmi Rangaswamy, IIIT Hyderabad

Track: Systems Engineering
Roopa Dharmapuri, Acalvio Technologies
Sandhya Guntreddy, Microsoft
Vasundhara Puttagunta, Google

Track: Techno Social Innovation
Arati Deo, Accenture

Track: Career Mastery
Mira Davda Aroda, TomTom
Pradnya Kulkarni, UBS
Swapna Viswanath, GE

Student Scholarships
Sowmya Vijayalakshmi, ANZ
Sripriya Govindarajan, Philips
Zainab Hyderi, Genpact Digital

Poster
Dhiviya KR, Independent Consultant
Kanika Jain, PayPal

Senior Women Leadership (Closed Door Sessions – By Invite Only)
Anuradha Anantha, Micro Focus
Ruby Tomar, HP
Shreya Chaudhary, NetApp

Operations Council
Swetha Sivaram, IBM
Vinutha Shantiraj Prabhu, Tektronix
Zainab Hyderi, Genpact Digital