Program Chair: Job Description

Praveen Gupta

BE (E&C) 1978

Arun Kumar

BE (Civil) 1979

The Alumni Guest lecture series provides a forum for Alumni to share their experiences with students on campus.

IIT Roorkee Heritage Foundation will facilitate the logistics such as booking a lecture hall, advertising talk on campus, make lodging/ boarding arrangements in VIP guesthouse, and (if needed) transportation from Delhi to Roorkee. The talks are held at Placement Center (across from Convocation hall, formerly known as Hangar), Senate Hall, or Department Auditoriums.

If you are interested to give a talk at IIT Roorkee or Saharanpur campus, please follow the link below:

Request to schedule your talk at IIT Roorkee

List of Recent Presenters:

Prof. Brij Agrawal

ME Mech 1966

Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, California, USA

Subramaniam Arasakesari

BE Pulp & Paper 1987

Procter & Gamble, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA

Varun Gupta

B Architecture 2004

FMC Technologies, Houston, Texas, USA

Rakesh Agrawal,

BE E&C 1974

IITR Distinguished Alumni

Technical Fellow and Head of Search Labs, Microsoft Research, Mt. View, California, USA

Ramesh Mehra,

BE Mechanical 1969

IITR Distinguished Alumni

CEO, R-squared, Chicago, Illinois, USA

Sushil Mohan,

BE Industrial 1981

Schlumberger, Houston, Texas, USA

(Posing with mom on his tractor)

Vivek Dutta,

BE Metallurgy 1969

Consultant, Cupertino, California, USA

Vivek Bhatnagar,

BE Metallurgy 1998

Yahoo, Mt. View, California, USA

Ramesh Mehra,

BE Mechanical 1969

CEO, R-squared, Chicago, Illinois, USA

Anil Mehrotra,

BE Mechanical 1967

Plant Engineer, Hampton/NASA Steam Plant, City of Hampton, Virginia, USA

Harish Goyal,

BE Civil 1979

IITR Distinguished Alumni

Environmental Consultant, Fremont, California, USA

Shreyas Kumar,

B Architecture 1998

Oracle, Belmont, California, USA

28 Feb 2011

Dept of Mech Engg

22 Nov 2010

Dept of Paper Technology

19 Nov 2010

Dept of Architecture & Planning

12 Nov 2010

Dept of Electronics & Computer Engg

Space Systems: Trends in communication and imaging satellites; Hubble Space Telescope (HST); James Web Telescope; ISRO satellites

Process Modeling in the Pulp & Paper Industry

Construction Management Industry in US

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Data Externality

The thesis of this talk is that Internet is enabling applications that become smarter more they are used because of the data generated in the process and that data mining is the key technology for building such applications. We will provide examples from web search in support of the assertion and outline topics for future research.

12 Nov 2010

School of Management

2 Oct 2010

Dept of Earth Sciences

10 Aug 2010

Dept of Metallurgical & Materials Engg

25 Mar 2010

School of Management

22 Mar 2010

School of Management

Entrepreneurship 101

Introduction to Pore Pressure and Fracture Gradient Theory .....

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Metallurgy/ Materials Science is more close to physics than engineering. However the main advantage of metallurgists is that often they are confused .....

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Have you ever considered a career in management consulting? Does it require a MBA .....

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Minding Business Affairs and a Balanced Lifestyle

WHY - Why does one want to take on this journey?

WHO - Who should and should not embark on this journey?

WHAT- The planning before

HOW - The bumps along the road and the joy of the ride.

18 Feb 2010

13 Oct 2009

13 Oct 2009

Energy from Waste

IITR Heritage Foundation - Conception, Execution, and Going Forward

We live in an increasingly globalized world in which we are likely to find ourselves working with remote teams across different countries..... in US

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