Conference Schedule (Tentative)


08:30 AM - 09:30 AM Pre-conferene Registration
09:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Mr. Anand V @ ANUSUP Consulting, Chennai

Tutorial 1: Cybersecurity for Connected Healthcare

Healthcare is currently undergoing a digital transformation and constantly growing in size and complexity across all the sub-verticals: provider, payor, pharmaceutical, medical device and diagnostics, genomics, and services. Everything is affected by the digital revolution and the impact of new technology on improving our health and well-being. Integrated healthcare ecosystems with shared information across medical devices and an interoperable electronic health record (EHR) system allow continuous care and remote management. Despite all of the regulatory requirements around data privacy, security, and preventing data breaches of personally identifiable health information, strong cybersecurity practices are essential at this juncture in the healthcare industry.

Key Insights

  • Cyber Security - Key Tents
  • Cyber Security Strategy
  • Conected Medical Devices and Wearables
  • Recommendations for Better Safety, Security, and effectiveness in Networked Devices
  • Best Practices and Cybersecurity in Connected Devices
Ada Lovelace Auditorium, IST Dept.
12:30 PM - 01:30 PM Lunch
01:30 PM - 04:30 PM

Dr. Ram Viswanathan @ IBM India, Bangalore

Tutorial 2: BlockChain - Hype to Reality

The industry is moving at a much faster rate than anticipated on the adoption of blockchain. Many institutions are investing heavily in identity and KYC, clearing and settlements, collateral management, reference data and corporate actions. Ram will provide an overview of the IBM Blockchain based on Hyperledger Fabric from the Linux Foundation along with use cases across industry

Key Insights

  • Overview of blockchain
  • Comparison of various blockchain solutions available in the market
  • Technical components of a typical Hyperledger based blockchain setup
  • Recent problems and challenges with Blockchain
  • IBM Blockchain setup and execution on the IBM Cloud
Ada Lovelace Auditorium, IST Dept.


08:30 AM - 09:30 AM Conferene Registration
09:30 AM - 10:30 AM Welcome & Opening Speeches
10:30 AM - 10:45 AM High Tea
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Prof. Timothy A. Gonsalves Indian Institute of Technology, Mandi, India
Keynote Session 1: Farmer Zone: Distributed Machine Intelligence for Indian Farmers
Ada Lovelace Auditorium, IST Department, CEG Campus
11:45 AM - 12:30 PM Paper Presentation Session 1: Social IoT
119 - Leveraging Social Networks for Smart City: Mitigation of Air Pollution
Nagarathna Ravi, Manoranjani R, Vimala Rani, Mercy Shalinie, Karthick Seshadri
139 - Smart Garbage Bin Systems – A Comprehensive Survey
Gulshan Soni, Selvaradjou Kandasamy
073 - Illumination and Communication using LED as Light Source in Underground Mines
Anitha Lakshmi, Nesa Sudha
12:30 PM - 01:30 PM Lunch
02:00 PM - 02:45 PM
Prof. Roch H. Glitho Concordia University, Canada
Keynote Session 2: Clouds Augmented with Fogs and NFV for Internet of Things Applications and Services Provisioning
Ada Lovelace Auditorium, IST Department, CEG Campus
02:45 PM - 03:00 PM Coffee Break
03:00 PM - 04:30 PM Paper Presentation Session 2: IoT Enabling Technologies
020 - Comparative Study of Simulation Tools and Challenging Issues in Cloud Computing
Shishira SR, Kandasamy A, Chandrasekaran K
027 - Data Consumption Pattern of MQTT Protocol for IoT Applications
Hansa Lysander Manohar, Reuban Gnana Asir T
122 - Efficient and Robust Secure In-Network Aggregation in Wireless Sensor Networks
Maivizhi Radhakrishnan, Yogesh Palanichamy
125 - Spectrum Sensing Based Heed Routing Performance Enhancement Strategy for Cognitive Radio Sensor Networks
Janani Selvaraj, Ramaswamy M, Samuel Manoharan J
101 - Optimization of UAV video frames for Tracking
Ancy Micheal A, Vani K
114 - Failure Recovery Using Segment Protection in Open Flow Based Software Defined Networks
Padma J, Gayathri Santhosh, Yogesh Palanichamy


09:30 AM - 10:15 AM
Dr. Balachandar Santhanam IoT Group, Intel India
Keynote Session 3: IoT in Farming: Agriculture 3.0
Ada Lovelace Auditorium, IST Department, CEG Campus
10:15 AM - 10:30 AM Coffee Break
10:30 AM - 12:15 PM Paper Presentation Session 3: Web of Things
037 - Contextual pattern clustering for ontology based activity recognition in smart home
Gayathri K S, Easwarakumar K S, Susan Elias
127 - SCICS: A Soft Computing based Intelligent Communication System in VANET
Mamata Rath, Binod Kumar Pattanayak
068 - E-FPROMETHEE: An Entropy based Fuzzy Multi Criteria Decision Making Service Ranking Approach for Cloud Service Selection
Akshya Kaveri B, Gireesha O, Nivethitha Somu, Gauthama Raman M R, Shankar Sriram V S
072 - Workflow Scheduling using IoT Enabled Reputation of Service Providers in the Cloud
Kanagaraj K, Swamynathan S
150 - Classification and Recommendation of Competitive Programming Problems Using CNN
Sudha S, Arunkumar A, Muthunagappan M, Suresh R
174 - A Generic Context-Aware Service Discovery Architecture for IoT Services
Sasirekha S, Swamynathan S, Keerthana S
12:30 PM - 01:30 PM Lunch
02:00 PM - 02:45 PM
Dr. Prateek Jain Microsoft Research, India
Keynote Session 4: Resource-efficient ML in 2 KB RAM for the Internet of Things
Ada Lovelace Auditorium, IST Department, CEG Campus
02:45 PM - 03:00 PM Coffee Break
03:00 PM - 04:30 PM Paper Presentation Session 4: IoT Security
033 - Improved Recommendation Filtering Component Resilient to Trust Distortion Attacks in a MANET
Shirina Samreen, Akhil Jabbar Meerja
063 - A Hybrid Group Key Management Scheme for UAV – MBN Network Environment Increasing Efficiency of Key Distribution in Joining Operation
Mahaveerakannan R, Suresh Gnana Dhas C
079 - Data Access in Heterogeneous Data Sources Using Object Relational Database
Hema M S, Maheshprabhu R, Nageswara Guptha M
087 - Lightweight anonymity-preserving authentication and Key Agreement protocol for the IoT Environment
Ahmed Mohammed Ibrahim Alkuhlani, S.B. Thorat
105 - ECC based Proxy Signature Scheme with Forward Security
Aparna Bannore, Satish Devane
141 - Context-aware Conditional Probabilistic Hyper-exponential Reputation Technique for Mitigating Byzantine Attacks
Geetha Achuthan, Sreenath Niladhuri, Sareeka A G
04:30 PM - 05:30 PM Technical Fair (IoT based Industries)
07:00 PM - 10:00 PM Gala Dinner


09:30 AM - 10:15 AM
Prof. Selwyn Piramuthu University of Florida, USA
Keynote Session 5: IoT and Machine Learning - Synergies and Challenges
Ada Lovelace Auditorium, IST Department, CEG Campus
10:15 AM - 10:30 AM Coffee Break
10:30 AM - 12:30 PM Paper Presentation Session 5: IoT Services and Applications
032 - Top-k Category search for an IP address-Product network
Ramalingeswara Rao T, Pabitra Mitra, Goswami A
028 - Understanding how Adversarial Noise affects Single Image Classification
Amit Adate, Rishabh Saxena, Sasikumar D
052 - Booking based Smart Parking Management System
Jhanavi Jyothish, Mamatha J, Srilakshmi Gorur, Dakshayini M
106 - VIBI: A Braille Inspired Password Entry Model to assist Person with Visual Impairments
Balaji V, Kuppusamy K S, Shaikh Afzal
111 - A Rehabilitation Therapy for Autism Spectrum Disorder Using Virtual Reality
Manju T, Padmavathi S, Tamilselvi D
12:30 PM - 01:30 PM Lunch
02:00 PM - 03:30 PM PhD Symposium
PhDSym 001 - Arbitration Techniques to Reduce Switching Delay for Network on Chip
Cammillus S, Shanmugavel S
PhDSym 002 - A Voronoi based Multi-Demands Target Coverage Optimization in Directional Sensor Networks
Subramanian K, Shanmugavel S
PhDSym 004 - Activity Recognition Using Machine Learning Techniques for Smart Home Assisted Living
Kavitha R, Sumitra Binu
PhDsym 015 - Anomaly Detection System for Population Health Management Using Watson IoT Platform & Big Data Analytics
Thamizharuvi Arikrishnan
03:30 PM - 03:45 PM Coffee Break
03:45 PM - 04:30 PM Poster / Demonstration
Poster 006 : Text-to-Speech and Object Recognition for the visually impaired
Nitheesh Prabu S, Swaminathan G, Vigneshwara P, Sasirekha S
Poster 007 : Smart Container for Blood Sample
Raveena K, Nivetha Kumari M
Poster 008 : Hydro-Spark: Flood Level and Flood Water Electric Discharge Warning System
Aashika K, Abilashkumar P C, Aboorva S, Hariharasudan K S, Joe Louis Paul I
Poster 132 : Limiting Data Disclosure to TPA in Wearable Devices
Shanmughapriya T, Swamynathan S, Ishwarya B
Poster 134 : Abstract Hint Generation for a Query Based Framework
Prasika L, Thirumoorthy K, Muneeswaran K
04:30 PM - 05:30 PM Valedictory Function