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Invited Talk-III-Electronics & Communication Engineering

Emerging Technologies going to rule the world in 2018 and beyond


Technology has been reshaping the world around us continuously and with every new technology trend we are seeing wave of innovation and disruption across industries. Now the time looks apt to speculate on what will be the top emerging technology trends in 2018 and beyond. The top emerging technology trends that the industries like to impact the most are Voice Ecosystem, Blockchain technology, Augmented Reality/ Virtual Reality, Artificial Intelligence and Machine learning, New surfaces for digital experience, IoT for Healthcare and Intelligent etc. India’s contribution to the world’s R&D and Intellectual Property is gradually increasing. In the recent past many startup companies came up and working on emerging technologies. Industries are looking for the talent pool to work in new technologies.

In the current scenario, Indian academic and R&D institutions are expected to step up and align with the emerging technologies to meet the requirements of industries. Major focus to be on innovation. Central and State Governments are also encouraging innovation and product development by facilitating incubation centers.In this talk, we will discuss about emerging technologies and their applications, and see academic and R&D institutions can align with emerging technologies and innovations.


S V Rao is currently the Director, Radeon Technology Group, AMD India Private Limited.Had 30 years of experience, including 20 years in VLSI Industry and 15 years of Teaching experience in diverse roles and responsibilities. Accountable for design and delivery of Multimedia IPs (Audio and Video) to road map SOCs and Customer SOCs at AMD. Before joining AMD in 2010, Mr. Rao worked in Nvidia Graphics Private Limited as Senior Engineering Manager, System Engineering Group. Mr. Rao also worked in Qualcore logic, Moschip Semiconductor Technology and Agnitron Chip Designs. Before moving toindustry, he served as an Associate Professorin Department of Electronics & Communication Engineering, MVSR Engineering college; Lecturer in Department of ECE, Deccan College of Engineering and Technology, Hyderabad.

Mr. Rao iscurrently Member Board of Studies Osmania University, JNTUHyderabad, Vignan University,ChaitanyaBharathi Institute of Technology, VNR Vignana Joythi Institute of Engineering& Technology.