We NIT Rourkela alumni cherish our campus friendships. What better place to reunite & bond with buddies than amazing New England! Add a great speaker panel, glitzy cultural events, top DJ, and surprises for spouse & kids, you have a memorable 3 days of a life time awaiting.
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Some great speakers have already been contacted and in the process of being finalized. Topics and other details coming soon. Keep checking this space. Reach out to your Organizers for more details.

Dr. Venkat Srinivasan

Dr. Venkat Srinivasan

Serial Entrepreneur, MD Innospark Ventures
Dr. Rama Bansil

Dr. Rama Bansil

Professor Emeritus at Boston University as Professor of Physics
Latha Mangipudi

Latha Mangipudi

State representative, NewHampshire
Dr. Lakshmi Balachandra

Dr. Lakshmi Balachandra

Entrepreneurship, Babson College

Dr. Prakash Patnaik

Dr. Prakash Patnaik

Director, National Research Council, Canada
S K Reddy

S K Reddy

VP, Data Science Practice Lead at Fidelity Investments
Deba Sahoo

Deba Sahoo

SVP, Head of Product for Employer Journeys at Fidelity Investments


Convention MC: Rani Acharya
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  • Day 1

    August 30, 2019

  • Day 2

    August 31, 2019

  • Day 3

    September 1, 2019

  • 19:00 - 21:00
    Arrivals, Convention checkin.
    70 Third Avenue Waltham, Massachusetts, USA, 02451

  • 20:00 - 22:00
    Mingle with batch mates, Light Entertainment
    Food & Drinks
    Event Area, Eden Vale Ballroom

  • 07:00 - 10:00
    Breakfast is only available for the guests staying in the hotel with breakfast voucher.
    Food & Drinks
    Westin Lobby

  • 07:00 - 09:00
    Registration Desk remains open
    Eden Vale Foyer

  • 07:30 - 08:00
    Medium to high energy Bollywood style Zumba
    Eden Vale Ballroom

  • 09:00 - 09.25
    NITROAA President: Sarat Mohapatra Boston Welcome Manideepa Chatterjee US National Anthem, Indian National Anthem, Ganesh Vandana Song (By Janani Sharma)
    Eden Vale Ballroom

  • 09:25 - 09.55
    Our Friends who departed (1 min Silence)Golden Jubilee (Dr Akhileshwar Patel) Silver Jubilee Rep (Dr Sitikanta Parida)
    Eden Vale Ballroom

  • 09:55 - 10:40
    Speaker Series
    Eden Vale Ballroom

  • 10:40 - 11:10
    Prachi Sahoo, Instaleap Ram Dutt, CEO, Meylah
    Speaker Series
    Eden Vale Ballroom

  • 11:10 - 11:55
    Moderated by Pooja Basu
    Speaker Series
    Eden Vale Ballroom

  • 11:55 - 12:00
    Eden Vale Ballroom

  • 12:00 - 13:00
    Food & Drinks
    Eden Vale Foyer

  • 13:00 - 13:50
    Moderated by Pooja Basu
    Speaker Series
    Eden Vale Ballroom

  • 13:55 - 14:10
    Speaker Series
    Eden Vale Ballroom

  • 14:10 - 14:25
    NITR Vision 2025
    Eden Vale Ballroom

  • 14:45 - 16:45
    GBM -NITROAA MEMBERS NITRO Schlorship fund by Gary Krishnan
    Emerson Room

  • 16:45 - 17:00
    Vote of Thanks (Ansuman Bose) Handover to Dallas Team for 2020 convention.
    Emerson Room

  • 17:00 - 17:30
    Westin Lobby

  • 18:00 - 20:00
    Master Restaurateur, Masala Art
    Food & Drinks
    Eden Vale Foyer

  • 19:00 - 22:00
    Musical entertainment by AAROHPaid Bar, Alumni DANCE
    Eden Vale Ballroom/Westin Dance Floor

  • 07:00 - 10:00
    Breakfast is only available for the guests staying in the hotel with breakfast voucher.
    Food & Drinks
    Westin Lobby

  • 09:00 - 09:30
    Bus departs for Prudential Center Boston Bus reaches Prudential by 10:30 AM
    Outside Eden Vale

  • 11:00 - 12:20
    Downtown Boston

  • 12:30 - 13:00
    Food & Drinks

  • 13:00 - 14:00
    Westin Waltham


Dramatic architecture, panoramic views, proximity to Boston downtown and big IT companies are just a few reasons why The Westin Waltham Boston is a top destination hotel for business and leisure traveler. Easy access to transportation, state-of-the-art event venues, and deluxe accommodations, is a perfect place to experience NITROAA 2019 convention.


The Westin Waltham Boston
70 Third Avenue
Waltham, Massachusetts, USA, 02451


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Madu Narahari1989HealthcareRxAdvance Corp, COO, Pharmacy
Nihar Patnaik1991High Tech, BusinessDevelopment Stage Startup, Founder, Product Management
Mrityunjay Jha1997OthersWetechies LLC, Principal, IT Consulting
Ravi Somayaji1989Finance ConsultingIBM,Engagement Manager and senior business consultant
Bishwanath Sahoo1998Others, ConsultingErnst & Young, Senior Manager
Manas Panda1992High Tech, Security, Cloud, Data ArchitectCisco Systems, Architect & Product Owner
Sandip K. Dasverma1965Industrial & ManufacturingRetired Independent Mechanical or Industrial Engineering Professional
Krishna1990TripAdvisor,Head of Attribution and Measurement
Gary Krishnan1972Utilities & Energy, GenerationRetiredNoneTXregistered
Balaji Sundara1991Navisite, Director Product Management
Prem Gandhi1967Utilities & Energy, EngineeringRetiredNJregistered
Joydeep Tripathy1991Microsoft, Principal PM Manager
Mithun kale2000IT Business Services at Stanley Black & Decker, Inc
Rohit Seam1997High TechApplied Materials, Senior Program Manager
Manas Kar2003AI, NLP, Fin Serv, Health, LifePrincipal Consultant - Data Science at Infosys
Manideepa Chatterjee2003Health CareInfosys, Lead Consultant
Prateek Mohanty2003Risk FinanceTD, Credit Risk Audit Manager
Vineet Agarwal2000SoftwareTiVo, Senior Engineering Manager
Seema Sundara1991Oracle Labs, Architect
Dr. Kannan Vembu1973AquaEnviroBio Solutions LLC, Managing Director
Randeep Basu2003Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC, Assistant Vice President
Pooja Basu2003Fidelity Investments, Senior Manager
Ram Dutt1989Meylah, CEO & cofounder
Tushar Mishra1981MAregistered
Ajay Dubey2001Infosys Technologies ltd., Project Manager
Prakash Patnaik1976Aerospace Defense IndustriesNRC Aerospace, Principal Research Scientist
Subroto Bose2000Cognizant,
Deba Sahoo2002Fidelity Investment, Head of Customer Experience Journeys, Employers
Ashutosh Tewari1995JP Morgan Chase, Sr. Business Systems Analyst
Abinash Sahu2000Health Information Technology and Analytics ProfessionalUnited Health Group, Software Engineering Consultant
Ansuman Bose2000L&T Infotech, Account Director Business Relatioship
Raj Srikantan1991Mariott Vacations worlwide corporation
Sarat Mohapatra1970Product development and commercialization, Laser, optics and PhotonicsResearch Associate at University of Minnesota
Anil Jain1991Multifarious businessfieldsDirector Global network operation at One web
Amitabh Swarup1990Business Development, M&A, Investor Relations, Financial Planning and AnalysisVice President, Planning, Development and Investor Relations at Boral Industries
Nalin Kant Sahoo1986MAregistered
Somnath Mukherjee1996Software engineering and designConsultant at Fidelity Investments
MUNISH JAIN1988General Manager at Energi Compounding Solutions
Prachi Sahoo2000EntrepreneurshipPassionate product management leader with experience in nimble startups to large entreprises
SK Reddy1989Data science and artificial intelligenceVP, Data and AI at Fidelity Investments
Rahul Roy1991PAregistered
Om Agrawal1968Leadership and Portfolio/Program ManagementCEO at Pangea Empressa Limited
John Korah1966FinanceFinancial Advisor at Ameriprise Financial Services Inc
Sreehari Reddy1991Finance & Financial Management ServicesSr.SAP Consultant at DoD
Subhransu S Nayak1996Software engineeringDirector Software Engineering at Sonus
Sitikantha Parida1994Higher education, Teaching and researchAssociate Professor of Finance at Graduate School of Management, Clark University.
Minati Sahoo1997MAregistered
Piyali Das1997Information Technology & security programDirector, Information Security Risk Management
Jayanta Das2002Software Delivery / Enterprise AgileProgram Manager at XChanging
Debanshu Satpathy1994Software systemsSoftware Architect at S1 Corporation
Pritish Kar2000Sustaining engineeringProgram Manager, R&D Engineering Manager, R&D Scientist, Sustaining Engineering Manager, Data Scientist & investor
Sanjay Chatterjee1993Digital Design & MicroSystemsManager - Digital Design/Verification at Allegro MicroSystems, Inc
Manoj Panda1997FinanceExecutive Director, Treasury at Bausch Health
Mahasweta Rath1997Business administrationSenior Director Strategic Sourcing at Dow Jones
Pravat Dash1996Supply Chain Planning & AnalyticsSr. Managing Consultant - SAP APO/IBP
Company NameIBM Global Services
Manoj K Mohanty1985Research and higher educationEndowed Professor & Department Chair at Unirversity of Nevada Reno
Raj Kishore Pati1973WIregistered
Susil Panda1991ManagementVP, Senior Technology Manager
Sagnik Paul2017Civil engineeringStructural Engineering Grad Student at UC Davis Department of Civil Engineering
M K Balaji1990Thailandregistered
Nivedita Bal2002Business system analysisProject Manager, Cognizant Technology Solutions
Akhileswar Patel1969USAregistered
Susant Jena1996Independent Consultation
SKARIAH KAKKANATT1969Owner, BAC Computer Systems Inc
Venkatesh Srinivas1978Associate Principal Crossey Engineering Ltd.
R. P. Singh (Rajput)1972TNregistered
Bragadeesh Srinivasan1993NJregistered
Nirbhay2003Sr Cloud Solutions Architect and Devops Engineer at Verizon Wireless
Rani Acharya1997Quality Assurance EngineeringDirector of Quality Assurance at Insight Global
Sandeep Dhadda1989BankingDirector, Global Head of Advanced Analytics at GCB Fraud Prevention, Citigroup
Asutosh Dutta1985Higher education, Teaching and researchSenior Wireless Communications Scientist, Lawrence R. Hafstad Sabbatical Fellow, Professor at John Hopkins University
Bhupendrasinh Thakre2006analyticsManaging Data Analytics platform at Global Level (Asia, EMEA, and LATAM) for FCPA Team, Walmart
Sandeep Gupta2007Software engineeringSpring Boot Microservices cloud based Solution Architect/develop
Jaisen Mody1972ORregistered
Asimanshu Das2018Fluid & Thermal SciencesStudent at Brown University
Medha Rath2018
Tannya Sarah George2016MAregistered
Ankur Bansal2007ManagementGlobal Project Procurement Intern at Schneider Electric Industrial Services
T Satish Kumar2016Materials EngineeringPhD Scholar Mcgill University
Anukta Datta2017Chemical EngineeringChemE Graduate Student at the University of Michigan
Nehal Singh2017Bio TechnologyGraduate Teaching Assistant University of Illinois College of Medicine at Rockford
Suroshree Das2015Business administration and Financial AnalystMasters of Business Administration , University Manitoba
Chitta Ranjan Mahapatra1997Solution ArchitectSolution Architect at Perficient
Prasanth Kandipalli2014Computer ScienceCS Grad Student Stony Brook University
Pratyasha Mohapatra2013Material ScienceDoctoral Student at Iowa State University
Pritish Sahu2016Computer SciencePhD student at Rutgers University - New Brunswick
Pratyush Dash2016Business AnalyticsData Science Intern at comcast
Alisha Prasad2013BioMedical EngineeringIntern R&D Medical Affairs at Alcon & PhD student at Louisiana State University
Karamveer Singh2003Business, Anlytics and EntrepreneurshipMaster of Business Administration
Mareesh Kumar Issar2017Electrical & Computer EngineeringGraduate Student
Company NameRutgers University–New Brunswick
Aasutosh Purohit2016NJregistered
Anuptha Pujari2017Materials and Processing engineeringGraduate Research Assistant
Company NameNanoworld Laboratories, University of Cincinnati
Megha Satpathy2018bio medical materials sciencePhD student at University of Mississippi Medical Center
Abhijeet Barua2011Electrical engineering and computer SciencePhD student at University of Cincinnati
Ashok Mishra1989Advanced AnalyticsManaging Consultant at Valuant
Sujitha Jayaraj2018BioMedical EngineeringMS in Biomedical Engineering at Rutgers University
Sandeepa Rani1997IT Services and infrastructure ManagementSr Engineering Manager at Target
Lipsa Mishra2014Business Intelligence Internat American Gaming Systems
Biswajit Maharathi2011Bio engineering and Bio medical engineeringPhD student at University of Illinois at Chicago
Rajib Chanda1991FinanceFinancial Engineer
at Fannie Mae
Rajasekhara Reddy 1991ILregistered
Priyabrata Thatoi2014Business AnalyticsGraduate student at Oklahoma State University
Bibek Mishra2006Data ScienceManager, Information Delivery (Data Engineering and Analytics)
Naga Sowmya Tontepu2013Computer softwareQuality Engineer at The MathWorks
Alekhika Misra2000Software engineeringSenior Software Engineer at vigintis
Ravindra Angara1992analyticsSr. Director, Analytics & Data Platform and Apps Dev at C&S Wholesale Grocers
Kumar Siddhant2014Electrical & Computer EngineeringSoftware Engineer at Qualcomm
Rutwik Rath2011Data science & Business analyticsMS in Business analytics at University of Minnesota - Carlson School of Management
Bidhan Chandra Mohanty2016Electrical engineeringMTS-2 H/W Engineer at Hughes Network Systems
Dinesh Reddy Challa2013Information ManagementGraduate Student at Syracuse University | Class of 2020
Rasesh Kumar Rout 2016Computer ScienceMS in Computer Science at Penn State University
Prithvi Yalamarti2016Data AnalystOperations Reporting Analyst at Sallie Mae
Abhijit Bhadra1996Engineering & ManagementSenior Advisor, Technology Strategy, CTO Office
at Dell EMC
Soumya Mohapatra2004architecting, designing and implementing Enterprise Integration SolutionsSolutions Architect at Deutsche Bank
Preetam Nanda2014Commercial consulting - healthcare delivery & experience in cross-domain business analyticsMBA Candidate at Duke University - The Fuqua School of Business
Soubhagya Nayak2018Robotics and Autonomous SystemsGraduate Student at Arizona State University
Punya Plaban2018Aerospace EngineeringMaster's Student at Arizona State University
Pardeep Singh2003Software engineering and consultingConsultant at Microsoft
Sonia Vadhera2004Expertise in Automation, Manual & Functional testingQA Manager at Cognizant Technology Solutions
Munish Sood1989FLregistered
Mukul Shrivastava1998NJregistered
Ipsita Mohanty2000MAregistered
Ranjan Mukherjee1972Torontoregistered
Joel Mulakel2017NJregistered
Madhumita Dey2003NJregistered


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