1. Dr. A. Mishra will be presenting a poster on 'Multimodal Machine Learning for Enhanced Image Understanding' under the 'Machine Learning and Big Data Analytics Track', as an invited participant at the 11th Indo German Frontier of Engineering Conference (INDOGFE 2021) - 24-26 Feb 2021.
  2. A. Mishra to speak on "Introduction to Neural Networks" at the "International Research Workshop on Advances in Deep Learning and Applications (WADLA 2021)", organized by IIIT Sri City, Chittor, on February 22, 2021.
  3. The AAAI-21 First International Workshop on Meta-Learning for Computer Vision (MeL4CV)" organized by M. Vatsa, R. Singh, N. Ratha, V. Patel, S. Mittal, on February 08, 2021.
  4. Dr. Nimrod Talmon, Ben-Gurion University, Be'er Sheva, Israel, to talk about "Participatory Budgeting - Making Budgeting Great Again" in Department Webinar on January 4, 2021. 23 December 2020
  5. Prof. Nalini K. Ratha, an Empire Innovation Professor at University at Buffalo -- SUNY, gave a talk on "Trustworthy AI Systems" in Department webinar on December 21, 2020. 22 December 2020
  6. Prof. Somitra Sanadhya was invited as panelist on a discussion on "Security Research Bottleneck ... Lab, Program Set-up, Problem Statements, Industry Connects, & Data Sets" in the 'Security, Education, Research and Innovation (SERI 2020) Conference, organized by the Data Security Council of India (DSCI), on December 14, 2020. 16 December 2020
  7. Prof. Somitra Sanadhya and Dr. Debasis Das were Keynote Speakers in the Management Development Program (MDP) on "Cybersecurity: Contemporary Issues, Challenges and Countermeasures", organized by the School of Management & Entrepreneurship, IIT Jodhpur, on December 12-13, 2020. 15 December 2020
  8. Dr, Ishan Misra, Research Scientist at Facebook AI Research, to talk about "Multi-view invariance and grouping for self-supervised learning" in Department webinar on December 7, 20202 at 5:45 pm. 04 December 2020
  9. Deepak Mishra and team receive RAKSHAK grant for project on “AI Driven Estimation of COVID-19 Prognosis using Multimodal Data”
  10. Suman Kundu and team receive RAKSHAK grant for project on "SOCIAL DISTANCE ALERT AND MONITORING SYSTEM USING SMARTPHONE, IOT AND AI"
  11. Romi Banerjee and team receive RAKSHAK grant for project on “Non-invasive estimation of core body temperature, heart-rate and blood-oxygen saturation level to classify healthy and non-healthy individuals”.
  12. Richa Singh and Mayank Vatsa receive grant from Facebook for project on “Mitigating Bias in Face Recognition For Vast Regional Diversity in India”
  13. Richa Singh and Mayank Vatsa receive grant from Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology for project on “Detecting Spoofing and Digital Attacks for Face Recognition”
  14. Richa Singh and team receive RAKSHAK grant for project on “AI-driven Diagnosis of COVID-19 using X-ray Images”.
  15. Richa Singh and Mayank Vatsa receive grant from Facebook for project on “Mitigating Bias in Face Recognition For Vast Regional Diversity in India”
  16. Panel Discussion on "Higher Studies as a Career Strategy" 31 October 2020
  17. Prof. Saket Saurabh, Institute of Mathematical Sciences, Chennai, to talk about "Picking Random Vertices" in Department Webinar on October 19, 2020. 17 October 2020
  18. Invited Lecture by Prof. Mayank Vatsa at the prestigious Responsible AI for Social Empowerment (RAISE 2020). Visit: https://raise2020.indiaai.gov.in/speakers 06 October 2020
  19. Dr. Anush Sankaran, Senior Research Scientist, Deeplite, Canada, to talk about "Why do we need to Optimize Deep Learning Models?" in the Departmental Webinar on October 5th, 2020. 05 October 2020
  20. Suman Kundu was a Panel Member at the Workshop on Digital Humanities into the Palm of Your Hand in IEEE BigMM. Presented: "Identification of Cyberbully from Multilingual Indian Tweets" Date: Sep 26, 2020
  21. Invited Talk by Debarati Chakraborti on 'Granulated Video Computing', Research Oriented International Webinar Series (ROIWS -2020), at Government Engineering College, Jagdalpur, Chhattisgarh, India, 13th September, 2020
  22. Invited Lecture on “Internet of Things(IoT) Security for Smart Cities”, at Rajasthan Technical University, Kota and Poornima College of Engineering, Jaipur, by Debasis Das, September, 2020.
  23. Anand Mishra honoured with the IIT-Jodhpur Teaching Excellence Award 2020.
  24. Invited Talk on “Reading text in scene images, connecting it to the world knowledge and beyond”, at Deep Learning for Computer Vision Session, SPCOM’2020 (virtual), IISc Bangalore, by Anand Mishra.
  25. Ankur Nahar, PhD Student under Dr. Debasis Das, receives the ACM India Travel Award for presenting his research at IFIP Networking 2020, Paris, France.
  26. Anand Mishra receives research grant from Accenture labs
  27. Guest Lecture by Pallavi Jain on “Parameterized Complexity” at Ben-Gurion University, Israel, June 2020.
  28. Invited Talk on “Machine Learning and its Application on Society”, at Mahadevananda Mahavidyalaya and WBSU, West Bengal, India, by Dr. Debasis Das, June 2020.
  29. Invited Talk on “Recommendation Systems based on Driver Stress and Behavior”, at the Institute Mihajlo Pupin, Belgrade, Serbia, by Debasis Das, June 2020.
  30. Invited Talk on “Vehicular Cloud-based Secure and Energy-Efficient Communication and Searching System for Smart Transportation”, at AICTE-ATAL and NIT Surathkal, karnataka, by Debasis Das, May 2020.