Dr. Teddy Mantoro
Teddy Mantoro is a Computer Science Professor in Sampoerna University, Jakarta. He has intensive work in intelligent environment which also known as IoT research area. He developed the concept and theory of context aware computing for intelligent environment, and as a proof of concept of his works, he and his labs have developed many IoT prototypes including a ‘plug and play’ Smart Home, HajjLocator (An Interactive Monitoring and Tracking System for Hajj Pilgrims), Rich Information Delivery Using Smart Posters, User Activity Recognition Using Hybrid Sensors, Online Authentication Using Smart Card and NFC, a Real Time Speech News Service for Smart Environment, Visualization and User Navigation in 3D Walk-spaces for Mobile User which lead to many awards that he received from National and International Competitions and Exhibitions. He received 5 Gold, 9 Silver and 11 Bronze Medals (2009-now) for National and International IT Innovation Competitions. He has filed 4 (four) patents in credit to his name. He has received 20+ research grants to date.
In 2012, he is one of the initiator of the Malaysian Computing Olympiad (MCO) and he is also an Associate Director, Asia ‐ Kuala Lumpur Site, ACM‐ICPC Asia Regional Contest in 2009 to 2013. He served as a chief judge and problem setter for ACM‐ICPC National programming competition in Malaysia (2010-2014) and as a Judge in ACM‐ICPC Asia ‐ regional competition in Indonesia and Malaysia (2010-2016). In 2012, he, as coach, and his team represents Malaysia participated in world final ACM-ICPC programming contest in Warsaw, Poland.
Prof. Mantoro obtained a PhD, an MSc and a BSc, all in Computer Science and his PhD was awarded from School of Computer Science, the Australian National University (ANU), Canberra, Australia. He is a Senior Member of IEEE. His research interest is in pervasive/ubiquitous computing, wireless sensor network, context aware computing, mobile computing and intelligent environment/IoT.
Prof. Arpan Kar
Prof. Arpan Kar
Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi, India
Dr. Kar is Associate Professor in Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, in the area of Information Systems, Department of Management Studies. He is also associated with the Bharti School of Telecom and the CoE in Cyber Systems and Information Assurance in IIT Delhi. He teaches subjects like Predictive Analytics, Data Science, Digital Marketing, IT Consulting, Digital Payments and Management of ICTs. He is/has been the Chairman / Coordinator of different administrative portfolios like Corporate Relations, Placements, Smart Office Automation, Doctoral Improvement Programme, Faculty Recruitment, Post Doctoral Fellow recruitment, etc. He has also offered consultancy and advisory services to multiple Multinational Private Enterprises and PSU / Ministries under the Government of India.
Prior to joining IIT Delhi, he has taught in IIM – Rohtak as Assistant Professor(v) for 2 years. In IIM Rohtak, he has held multiple administrative responsibilities as the Chair / Faculty in Charge / Committee Member of departments like Research, Projects, Admissions(CAT), Placements, PGP Executive committee, PGP Committee, FPM Committee, Capital Purchases, etc. In the past, prior to joining academics, he has rich industry experience with Cognizant Business Consulting and IBM – India Research Laboratory. He has also provided his advisory expertise as a free-lance consultant for multiple multinational organizations, GoI organizations and start-up web-based ventures. He has also been a Visiting Professor in reputed National Institutes ( IIM L, A, IIFT).
His research has been published in multiple refereed international journals and has presented papers in several leading international management conferences. He has received multiple recognition and awards for his research / publications.