8th Intl Conf on Frontiers of Intelligent Computing: Theory and Applications (FICTA 2020)  (Jan 4-5, 2020)

Second International Conference on Advanced Computing, Networking and Security (ADCONS'13)  (Dec 15-17, 2013)




  1. 1-day Workshop on “Innovations with Intel oneAPI” in collaboration with Intel India (Oct 31, 2022)    [Coordinator - Anand Kumar M.]
  2. 2-day Skill Development Program on “Document Setting using LaTeX” (Sep 29-30, 2022)    [Coordinator - Bhawana Rudra]

  3. 7-day SERB Sponsored Workshop on "Advanced Topics in Network Security and Cryptography" (May 30-June 5, 2022)  [Coordinator - Bhawana Rudra]

  4. First Workshop on Speech and Language Technologies for Dravidian Languages @ EACL 2021 [Coordinator - Anand Kumar M]

  5. Five day AICTE Sponsored Online Workshop on "Data Science" (Sep 21-25, 2020) [Coordinator - Anand Kumar M]

  6. Five day AICTE Sponsored Online Workshop on "Cybersecurity" (May 25-29, 2020)  [Coordinator - Bhawana Rudra]

  7. AICTE Sponsored Five-day Workshop on "Blockchain Technology" (Dec 16-20, 2019) [Coordinator - Bhawana Rudra]

  8. TEQIP-III Workshop on "AI & ML Applications in Emerging Areas of CS/IT (AIML 2019)" (Dec 9-13, 2019) [Coordinators - G. Ram Mohana Reddy, Kiran M, Anand Kumar M, Bhawana Rudra]

  9. One day Seminar on "Serverless Computing Applications" (Nov 27, 2019)  [Coordinator - Biju R Mohan]

  10. Two day NITK-HPE Workshop on Computer Networks (Oct 22-23, 2019) [Coordinators - Sowmya Kamath S and Geetha V, in collaboration with Hewlett-Packard Enterprise, Bangalore]

  11. National Workshop on High Performance Computing and Applications (HPCA 2019) organised as part of NITK Diamond Jubilee Celebrations (Aug 12-17, 2019)  [Coordinators - Sowmya Kamath S and Geetha V]

  12. TEQIP III Sponsored Workshop on Deep Learning for Big Data and Cyber Security Applications (Jul 1-5, 2019) [Coordinators - Bhawana Rudra, Anand Kumar M, G Ram Mohana Reddy]

  13. TEQIP III Sponsored One Week Workshop on Predictive Analysis and its Applications (PAA 2019) (as part of NITK-GEC Jhalawar Twinning activities, Jan 14-18 2019) [Coordinators – Sowmya Kamath S and Geetha V]

  14. One day Workshop on Internet of Things (22 March 2019) [Coordinators -  Geetha V and Sowmya Kamath S]

  15. NITK-RDL - Makeathon 2019 (16-17 March 2019) [Coordinators -  Geetha V and Sowmya Kamath S]

  16. HP Enterprise Workshop on "Experience the Power of HPC" (9th March 2019) [Coordinators - Sowmya Kamath S and Geetha V]

  17. One Week Workshop on "Predictive Analysis and its Applications (PAA 2019)" (14-18 Jan 2019) [Coordinators - Sowmya Kamath S and Geetha V]

  18. Two day Workshop/Seminar on New Frontiers in Cloud and Fog Computing for Big Data and Internet-of-Things (IoT) Applications (31 Dec-1 Jan 2019) [Coordinator - G. Ram Mohana Reddy]

  19. TEQIP III sponsored workshop on Intellectual Property Rights, April 13th, 2018  [Coordinator - Sowmya Kamath S]

  20. AMD TechDay 2018 (Programming Contest) on 23 March 2018.  

  21. One day Workshop on Deep Learning for AI by resource persons from Intel, Bangalore, on 20 March 2017;  [Coordinator – Ananthanarayana V.S]

  22. One day Workshop on Internet of Things by resource persons from Research Design Lab, Mangalore, on 13 January 2017;  [Coordinator – Geetha V]

  23. One day Workshop on Containers Technology by resource persons from Dell R&D, Bangalore, on 18 March 2016;  [Coordinators – Ananthanarayana V.S and  Dinesh Naik]

  24. One day Workshop on Intel HPC Code Modernization (Parallelization) on 7th November 2015;  [Coordinator Geetha V]

  25. TEQIP-II Sponsored 3-day Research Workshop on "Human Centered Computing: Tools and Applications",  from 25th27th June 2015.  [Coordinator G. Ram Mohana Reddy]

  26. TEQIP-II Sponsored 3-day Research Workshop on "Research Issues In Green Cloud Computing", from 18th – 20th June 2015. [Coordinator – G. Ram  Mohana Reddy ]

  27. TEQIP-II Sponsored One day Workshop on "Capacity Planning in Virtualized Environments" on Monday 20th March 2015, 8.00AM to 5.30PM,  Dell R&D, Bangalore. [Coordinators Biju R. Mohan and  Dinesh Naik]

  28. TEQIP-II Sponsored One day Workshop on "Software Testing" on Monday 24th of February 2014, 8.00AM to 5.30PM,  Resource persons from Dell R&D, Bangalore.     [Coordinators –  Dinesh Naik and Biju R. Mohan]

  29. TEQIP II sponsored Workshop on "Attacks of Different Layers of TCP/IP & Tools for Analysis (AoDL-TCP/IP 2013)" on 10th and 11th October 2013.  [Coordinators – Jaidhar C.D. and Dinesh Naik]

  30. TEQIP II sponsored One day Workshop on "Virtualization"  on September 27th, 2013.

  31. TEQIP II sponsored research workshop on “Research Trends in Information Technology (RTinIT 2013)"  during 11th and 12th July 2013. [Coordinators – Biju R Mohan and Dinesh Naik]

  32. Joint workshop on Computer Networking between NITK and HP,  at NITK Surathkal on April 3rd 2009, with the objective of initiating research collaboration between HP and NITK in the area of Computer Networks. 


Short-term Training Programs

  1. AICTE Sponsored 5-day Workshop on Quantum Computing and Quantum Cryptography (June 7-11,2021)  [Coordinators - Bhawana Rudra]

  2. TEQIP III Sponsored Five Days STTP on Applications of Data Mining and Deep Learning Techniques in Multidisciplinary Area (Jun 24-28, 2019) [Coordinators - Nagamma Patil and Jaidhar C.D.]

  3. Five day Short Term Workshop on Data Mining Techniques and Cyber Security, Sep 4-8, 2018. (Coordinators – Jaidhar C D and Nagamma Patil)

  4. Five day Short Term Workshop on IPv6 Fundamentals (27-31 Aug 2018) (Coordinator – Jaidhar C D)

  5. Five Day Training Program on Information Security Essentials Awareness,  July 23-27, 2018  (Coordinator – Jaidhar C D)

  6. TEQIP-III sponsored 5-day Short-term Workshop on IPv4 Networking Fundamentals (as part of NITK-GEC Jhalawar Twinning activities) from 19-23 March 2018.  (Coordinator – Jaidhar C D)


Summer/Winter Schools

  1. Summer School on “Web Technologies – Research and Challenges (WTRC 2011)” sponsored by AICTE/MHRD, during 6th – 10th June 2011.  (Coordinators – Geetha V and Sowmya Kamath S)

  2. Summer School on "Parallel Algorithms” sponsored by IUCEE-ISTE and NITK during the period July 5th - 9th, 2010. (Coordinators - G. Rammohana Reddy and Annappa B)

  3. Winter school on “Recent Trends in Intelligent Information Technology” sponsored by MHRD, during 4-8 Jan 2010. (Coordinators - G. Ram Mohana Reddy and Biju R Mohan)

  4. Summer school on “Rich Internet Applications” sponsored by MHRDGoI, during 20-24 July 2009.  (Coordinators - Prakash Raghavendra and Biju R Mohan )

  5. Advanced Technology Programme (Research Oriented) on "Emerging Technologies in Data Mining and Wireless Sensor Networks", sponsored by All India Council for Technical Education, New Delhi,  during July 21 – July 25, 2008.  (Coordinators: Ananthanarayana V. S and Geetha V)


Expert Lectures

  1. Interaction with Prof. Victor Prasanna, Director, Center for Energy Informatics (CEI), University of Southern California on 31st July 2023

  2. Expert Lecture on "Deep Learning for Building Conversational AI Applications" by Mr. Sujan Gowda, CTO, Edudemy Labs, Bangalore on 10th March 2023

  3. Expert Lecture on "Making Sense of Records with Natural Language Understanding and Data Analytics" by Dr. Yongxin Yan, VP-Analytics, Unicourt Inc, USA, on 6th April 2021

  4. Expert Lecture on "Cloud and Edge for IoT and Mobile", by Dr. Satheesh Kumar P, IIT-Roorkee, on 12th November 2019

  5. Expert Lecture on "Software - Science, Engineering and Technology", by Prof. Anil Kumar Tripathi, IIT-BHU, on 8th January 2018

  6. Expert Lecture on "Deep Neural Networks and GPU Computing", by Dr. Prakash Raghavendra, PMTS, AMD India, on 20th December, 2017

  7. Alumni Interaction with Mr. Srivatsa S Bhat, 2011 Batch B.Tech (IT) graduate, currently pursuing his Ph.D at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Boston, USA on 22nd January 2016

  8. Expert Lecture on "Technical Writing", by resource persons from Dell R & D on 11th January 2016.

  9. Expert Lecture on "Advances in Web Technologies - An Industry Perspective", by Mr. Ashish Agarwal, Group Technology Manager, Infosys Technologies, on September 1st, 2015

  10. Expert Lecture on "Software Project Management", by Prof. Raghav Gowda, University of Dayton, Ohio on August 3rd, 2015

  11. Expert Lecture on "Internet of Things", by Mr. Atul Sharma, Co-founder of IotaCell Technologies, on January 9th, 2015

  12. Expert Lecture Series on "Parallel Computing", by Dr. Prakash S. Raghavendra, Principal Member Technical Staff, AMD India during August 21 - 23, 2014

  13. Expert Lecture on "Mobile Computing and Research Trends", by Prof. Nabanitha Das, ISI Calcutta; on Friday, 24th of January, 2014

  14. TEQIP II sponsored Expert Lecture on "Heterogeneous Computing", by Dr. Prakash S. Raghavendra, Principal Member Technical Staff, AMD India on October 25th2013


Alumni Interactions (last 2 years)




Other Events

  • National-level Hackathon  "HackVerse 2020", Jan 25-26, 2020 (Faculty Advisors: Sowmya Kamath S and Anand Kumar M)

  • NITK Internal Hackathon for Smart India Hackathon 2020, Jan 23, 2020 (Convener - Sowmya Kamath S)

  • NITK-HPE MoU Signing and HPE sponsored HPC Lab Inauguration (Aug 17, 2019)

  • Induction Program 2019 for First Year B.Tech Students, July 25-29, 2018 (Coordinators - Dinesh Naik, Kiran M, Anand Kumar M and Bhawana Rudra)

  • TEQIP III Twinning-Internship programme for GEC Jhalawar Students (May 27 - July 27, 2019)

  • Induction Program 2018 for First Year B.Tech Students, July 25-29, 2018 (Coordinators - Geetha V and Sowmya Kamath S)

  • TEQIP III Twinning-Internship programme for GEC Jhalawar Students (May 23 - July 20, 2018)

  • UG & PG Major Project Exhibition IT-ProFest 2018 on Thursday, 5th April 2018, from 10AM-  4PM

  • Research Interaction with Dr. Mukesh Saini and Dr. Sudarshan Iyengar, Dept of CSE, IIT Ropar, on 5th Oct 2017.

  • Swathatha Pakhwada by faculty, staff and students of Dept of IT, on 19th August 2017.

  • Orientation programme for Ist year B.Tech (IT) batch on  1 Aug 2017.

  • UG & PG Major Project Exhibition IT-ProFest 2017 on Thursday, 6th April 2017, from 10AM-  4PM

  • UG & PG Major Project Exhibition IT-ProFest 2016 on Monday, 4th April 2016, from 10AM-  4PM

  • UG & PG Major Project Exhibition IT-ProFest 2015 on Monday, 13th April 2015, from 10AM-  4PM  


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