Keynote Speakers


Dr.Megh R.Goyal,
Senior Acquisitions Editor,
Apple Academic Press and
Professor in Agric. & Biomedical Engg., University of Puerto Rico, Mayaguez, USA

Prof.R.K.Sivanappan,
Founder Director WTC &
Former Dean, AEC&RI, TNAU,
14, Bharathi Park Road,
4th Cross, Coimbatore – 641 043.
Email: sivanappanrk@hotmail.com,

Dr. S.K. Ambast
Director
ICAR- Indian Institute of Water Management
Opp. Rail Vihar,
Chandrasekharpur,
Bhubaneswar – 751023, Odisha

Dr.E.J.James,
Professor,
Water Institute,
Karunya University,
Karunya Nagar, Coimbatore.

Dr.N.K.Ambujam, Ph.D.,
Director,
Centre for Water Resources,
Anna University,
Chennai – 600 025.
Email: nkambuj@annauniv.edu,

Dr.K.Palanisami,
Former Director WTC,
Emeritus Scientist (IWMI)
8/43, Ramasamy Layout,
Venkitapuram, Coimbatore -641 025.
Email: palanisami.iwmi@gmail.com,

Dr.S.Raman,
F/2 , 601, Valley Tower Annex,
Near Happy Valley,
Agrawal Estates,
Manpada, Thane West
Mumbai 400610.
Email: raman261@rediffmail.com,

Dr.Yella Reddy,
Director (A&R),
Water and Land Management Training and Research Institute (WALAMTARI)
Hyderabad-500030, India.
Email: yellark@gmail.com

Somnath P Jadav,
Sr.Vice President,
Jain Irrigation Systems Ltd.,
Jalgaon, Maharashtra –  425001.
Email: somnath.jadhav@jains.com,

Dr.Soman,
Sr.Vice President(Projects),
Jain Irrigation Systems Ltd.,
Jalgaon,
Maharashtra – 425 001.
Email: dr.soman@jains.com,

Dr Suresh Kulkarni
Secretary, Maharashtra Water Resources Authority (MWRRA)
9th Floor Center 1 World Trade Centre
Cuffe parade, Mumbai 400 005
Email: mwrra@mwrra.org.

Dr Suhas P Wani
Director Asia
ICRISAT, Patancheru,
Hyderabad 502324
Email: s.wani@cgiar.org.

Dr. Tushaar Shah,
Senior Fellow ( Director IWMI-Tata Program)
IWMI, Anand ,
Gujarat – 388 001.
Email: t.shah@cgiar.org

Mr.Ravinder Malik
Senior Water Resources Specialist- The World Bank,
Country office, 70 Lodi estate,
New Delhi – 110 003 India
Email: rps.malik@yahoo.com

Dr M.G.Chandrakanth
Director,
Institute for Social and economic Change (ISEC)
Nagarbavi, Bangaluru – 560 072.
Email: director@isec.ac.in

Dr.R.Sakthivadivel
Emeritus Professor
Centre for Water Resources
Anna University
Guindy, Chennai -600 025 Tamil Nadu

Mr.Anand R.Zambre,
Executive Director,
National committee on Plasticulture Applications in Horticulture (NCPAH),
10th Floor, International Trade Tower,
Nehru Place, New Delhi – 110 019.
Ph: 011 -46511279

Email: ed@ncpahindia.com

Dr.N.Asokaraja,
Dean i/c
Kumaraguru Institute of Agriculture,
Sakthinagar,
Erode District – 638 315
Email: nasokaraja@yahoo.com,

Dr.B.J.Pandian,
Director i/c
Water Technology Centre,
TNAU, Coimbatore-3