H.S. Jamadagni is a Professor in the Department of Electronic Systems Engineering (DESE, formerly Centre for Electronics Design and Technology, CEDT), Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore. He received Masters and PhD degree in Electronics and Communication Engineering from IISc. He was the chairman of DESE during 1996 â€“ 2009. He teaches in the areas of embedded systems, communication networks, wireless sensor networks, and VLSI design. His current research work is in application of DSP in communication systems, application of IT in health care, conservation and development, as well as computing architectures for high-speed wireless networks. He has active and vibrant collaboration with several Industries including Intel, TI, Boeing, Xilinx, and Freescale and educational institutions such as EPFL, Switzerland. He has many publications in areas of his work.
Nagesh Singh is an entrepreneur in the area of education and healthcare. He started out in the corporate sector and worked with companies like Fujitsu, HCL, Hughes India and Gilat Satellite Networks before starting his first venture in 2005 that dealt with delivery of online degree and certificate programs from several top universities in the US. His second venture dealt with experiential education for healthcare professionals in alliance with INHL. Courses were offered via linked distance learning classrooms with practical sessions in leading hospitals across South Asia, the Middle East and the US.
He leads FICE Education that delivers technology leadership programs for students in alliance with top global technology companies and universities. He also leads Edunet Foundation that delivers technical skilling and entrepreneurship programs to students around India. He continues to be involved with an education consulting firm in the United States. He lives in Gurgaon, India.
Ritu Singh is a co-founder of Edunet. She is passionate about working with kids and believes that wide spread social innovation is key to India’s long term national well being. She is the author of the best-selling “Stark Raving Ad – a giddy guide to Indian Ad (that you love or hate)”. She has worked with J Walter Thompson and the Times of India Group.
Vaibhav is a Senior Program Manager with Edunet Foundation and leads the program implementation team. He handles multiple client projects, all focused on post secondary and higher education. He has worked with leading technology companies like Texas Instruments in the past and is proficient in dealing with large and complex projects. Vaibhav is based in Bangalore, India.