Program Chair

  • Home /
  • Program Chair: Dr. A. Govardhan
Chair: Dr.A.Govardhan
Dr. A. Govardhan B.E.(CSE), M.Tech(CS), Ph.D(CSE) Professor & Rector, JNTUH SMCSI, MACM, MIEEE, MIAENG, MWASET, LMISTE, MFSF, MTDWI, SMIACSIT Department of computer science and engineering :

Dr.A.Govardhan is presently a Professor of Computer Science & Engineering, Rector and Executive Council Member, Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University Hyderabad (JNTUH). He served and held several Academic and Administrative positions including Principal (JNTUH CEH), Director (School of Information Technology, JNTUH), Director of Evaluation (JNTUH), Principal(JNTUH CEJ), Head of the Department, Chairman and Member of Boards of Studies and Students’ Advisor. He did his 10th standard from Z.P.H.S. Choutuppal in 1986, Intermediate from Andhra Pradesh Residential Junior College (APRJC), Nagarjuna Sagar in 1988, B.E.(CSE) from Osmania University College of Engineering, Hyderabad in 1992, M.Tech from Jawaharlal Nehru University(JNU), New Delhi in 1994 and Ph.D from Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University, Hyderabad in 2003. He is the recipient of 31 International and National Awards including Best Senior Scientist Award (2018), Dewang Mehta Academic Leadership Award (2017), Dr.Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan National Award, A.P. State Government Best Teacher Award (2012), Pride of Asia International Award, Best Principal, Bharat Seva Ratna Puraskar, CSI Chapter Patron Award, Bharat Jyoti Award, International Intellectual Development Award and Mother Teresa Award for Outstanding Services, Achievements, Contributions, Meritorious Services, Outstanding Performance and Remarkable Role in the field of Education and Service to the Nation. He is a Chairman and Member on several Boards of Studies of various Universities. He is the Past Chairman of CSI Hyderabad Chapter. He is a Member on the Editorial Boards for Twelve International Journals.

He is a Member on Advisory Boards & Academic Boards and Technical Program Committee Member for more than 80 International and National Conferences. He has 2 Monographs, and 10 Book Chapters in Springer, Germany. He has guided 78 Ph.D theses, 1 M.Phil, 135 M.Tech projects and he has published 435 research papers at International/National Journals/Conferences including IEEE, ACM, Springer, Elsevier and InderScience. He has organized 1 International Conference, 20 Workshops and 1 Refresher Course. He has delivered more than 100 Keynote speeches and invited lectures. He has 23 years of Teaching and Research experience. He served as Convener for TS ECET-2017, Co-Convener for TS EAMCET-III-2016, EAMCET-2009 and Chief Regional Coordinator for TS EAMCET-2016, EAMCET-2010 and EAMCET-2011. He has also served as Chairman & Vice-Chairman, CSI Hyderabad Chapter and IT professional Forum, A.P. He is a member on several Professional and Service Oriented Bodies. His areas of research include Databases, Data Science and Information Retrieval Systems

He has taught more than 20 PG and UG Subjects including Data Warehousing & Mining, Information Retrieval Systems, Database Management Systems, Distributed Databases, Software Engineering, Object Oriented Analysis & Design, Software Testing Methodologies, Object Oriented Programming, Data Structures, Operating Systems, Mathematical Foundations for Computer Science, Computer Graphics, Computer Networks, Programming Languages like JAVA, C++, C, COBOL, Pascal and Scripting Languages etc.

He is a Life Member/Member in several Professional and Service Oriented Bodies including Indian Society for Technical Education (ISTE), Computer Society of India (CSI), The Indian Science Congress Association (ISCA), Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), International Association of Engineers (IAENG), World Academy of Science Engineering and Technology (WASET), Free Software Foundation (FSF), The Data Warehousing Institute (TDWI), Internet Society (ISOC) and International Association of Computer Science and Information Technology (IACSIT).

Some of the Academic and Administrative Positions Holding/ Held

  1. Rector, JNTU Hyderabad (January 2018 – till date).
  2. Member, Executive Council, JNTU Hyderabad (November 2011 – till date).
  3. Member, Finance Committee (One of 2 Selected EC Members), JNTU Hyderabad    (2012 – till date).
  4. Principal, JNTUH College of Engineering Hyderabad (December 2015 – January 2018).
  5. Director, School of Information Technology, JNTU Hyderabad (December 2013 – December 2015).
  6. Director of Evaluation, JNTU Hyderabad (November 2011 – June 2013).
  7. Principal, JNTUH College of Engineering Jagtial, Karimnagar Dist. (July 2009 – August 2011).
  8. Head, Department of CSE, JNTUH College of Engineering Hyderabad (October 2008 - June 2009).
  9. Chairman, College Academic Council, JNTUH College of Engineering Hyderabad  (December 2015 – January 2018).
  10. Chairman, Purchase Committee (TEQIP-II), JNTUH College of Engineering Hyderabad  (December 2015 – January 2018).
  11. Member Secretary, Governing Body (TEQIP-II and TEQIP-III), JNTUH College of Engineering  Hyderabad (December 2015 – January 2018).
  12. Executive Head, MSME-Technology Business Incubation (MSME-TBI) (Entrepreneur Development Cell), JNTUH College of Engineering Hyderabad (December 2015 – January 2018).
  13. Chief Coordinator, Industrial Consultancy Services (ICS), JNTUH College of Engineering Hyderabad (December 2015 – January 2018).
  14. Member, Board of Studies for CSE, School of IT, JNTU Hyderabad (December 2013 – December 2015).
  15. Member, Board of Studies for CSE and IT, JNTU Hyderabad (2008 – till date).
  16. Member, Standing Committee for Affiliation, JNTUH.
  17. Member, Sports Council, JNT University Hyderabad
  18. Member on Board of Studies for several Universities including JNT University Hyderabad, Satavahana University, Karimnagar, Kakatiya University Warangal, JNTU Anantapur, Sree Nidhi Institute of Science and Technology, Hyderabad, Anurag Group of Educational Institutions, Hyderabad and Vagdevi College of Engineering, Bollikunta, Warangal, SRKR Engineering College, Bhimavaram.

Awards / Scholarships Conferred

  1. Best Senior Scientist Award for the year 2018
  2. Dewang Mehta Academic Leadership Award for the year 2017
  3. Dr.CINAREY Prathibha Puraskaram (Dr.C.Narayana Reddy Meritorious Award (Jan 2017))
  4. TITA (Telangana Information Technology Association) Excellence Award (in recognition of Outstanding Performance) for the year 2016
  5. Dr.Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan National Award and
  6. Best Academic Administrator for the year 2015
  7. Pride of Asia Award
  8. Star of Asia Award and
  9. Gaurav Chakra Puraskar for the year 2014
  10. Rashtriya Pragati Award
  11. Mother Teresa Award
  12. Seva Shree Award
  13. Bharat Excellence Award
  14. National Integration Award and
  15. Bharat Seva Ratna Puraskar for the year 2013
  16. A.P. State Government Best Teacher Award
  17. Rashtriya Pragati Award
  18. Mother Teresa Seva Ratna Award
  19. Indira Gandhi Seva Ratna Award and
  20. Rajiv Gandhi Seva Ratna Award  for the year 2012
  21. CSI Chapter Patron Award(2010-2011)
  22. Seva Chakra Puraskar 2011
  23. International Intellectual Development Award 2011  (presented at Bangkok, Thailand)
  24. Best Principal Award 2011 for the year 2011
  25. Bharat Jyoti Award 2010
  26. Rajiv Gandhi Excellence Award 2010
  27. Best Citizens of India Award 2010
  28. Life Time Achievement Gold Medal Award 2010
  29. Rashtriya Vidya Saraswati Puraskar 2010 and
  30. Eminent Educationist Award 2010 for the year 2010
  31. Padma Jyothi  for securing First Position in School in 10th standard. 

Click here to get More Information

Save the Dates

Final Deadline for Submission of Full Manuscript 31st October, 2018
Notification of Acceptance 1st November, 2018
Camera Ready Copy 15th November, 2018 onwards
Registration ends 15th November, 2018
Conference 28th and 29th December, 2018
UGC HRDC Auditorium,
JNTU Hyderabad
Image Description
Image Description
Image Description

Partners & Sponsors

View All Partners & Sponsors


Department of Computer Science & Engineering

JNTUH College of Engineering,



Telengana, India.

Mobile:+91 9246874862

Mobile:+91 7680995513


How to reach the College

From Secunderabad :

RTC Bus Numbers : 10KP,10KV, 17/226, 17HN/47L, 219, 224HS,224s,226,226J,226L, 226M, 31p, 31V

From Koti Hyderabad :

RTC Bus Numbers : 225, 225D,218.