ACM India Council

The ACM India Council was created by ACM to recognize and support Indian ACM members and activities.

About the ACM India Council

The ACM India Council is an effort of ACM, the world's largest educational and scientific computing society, aimed at increasing the level and visibility of ACM activities across India. The ACM India Council activities, involving both academia and industry in computing, include research, organization of high-quality computing conferences, advancing Computer Science education, and awards to recognize achievement.

Jayant Haritsa

ACM India Council President Jayant Haritsa is on the faculty of the Department of Computational and Data Sciences and the Department of Computer Science and Automation at the Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore. He received his undergraduate degree from IIT-Madras, and PhD from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He is a Fellow of ACM and IEEE for his contributions to the design and implementation of database engines. He has been on the ACM India Council since 2018 and chaired the Steering Committee of the annual IRISS symposium. He is also on the Steering Committee of ACM India awards.

Heena Timani

ACM-W India Executive Council Chair Heena Timani was Chair and Founder/Vice-Chair of the ACM Ahmedabad Professional Chapter. She was also a faculty sponsor of the ACM-W chapter at Ahmedabad University. She was a member of the ACM-W India Executive Council from 2017 to 2019. She is an independent consultant, business analyst and academic advisor. Her specialization is Bayesian inference and Applications of Bayesian networks in business intelligence and analytics. She is actively involved in supporting and organizing computing events for women in India under ACM-W.

Heena Timani
  • ACM India Council

    President
      Jayant  R. Haritsa
    Vice President
      Hemangee  K. Kapoor
    Secretary/ Treasurer
      Venkatesh Raman
    Member
      Supratik Chakraborty
      Meenakshi  DSouza
      Gargi  Dasgupta  
      Manish  Gupta  
      Pankaj  Jalote  
      Venkatesh  Kamat
      Viraj  Kumar
      Ponnurangam  Kumaraguru  
      Rajeev  Shorey
      Vasudeva  Varma  
    ACM-W India Chair
      Heena Timani
    Past President
      Abhiram  Gorakhanath Ranade
    ACM India Executive Director
      Hemant Pande
    ACM India COO
      Chandrashekhar Sahasrabudhe

Past ACM India Council Members

List of Past ACM India Council Members

ACM India Summer Schools 2020, 1 June to 17 July

ACM India Summer Schools 2020 Program Cancelled

April 24, 2020: Owing to the extraordinary COVID-19 related circumstances, and in the interest of everyone's safety, the ACM India Summer Schools 2020 program is cancelled. We thank all those who were involved in the planning process as well as the students who applied to the schools. As informed earlier, we will be refunding the application fees to all the students who applied before the fees were waived.

Annual Events

ACM India events and conferences include: Annual Event, IRISS, COMPUTE, CODS-COMAD, and ISEC.

ACM India also co-sponsors conferences held in India, such as FIRE 2019, VLSI 2019, and COMSNETS 2019.

Contact Us

ACM India has an active presence on LinkedIn, Twitter, and Facebook. We encourage our members to participate and contribute on these social media channels to increase awareness of ACM India activities.

email: acmindiahelp@hq.acm.org

Students and Professionals: join ACM India via these links.