World leaders in academics and business from North America and India gather
This year, the Pan IIT International conference, organized by Indian Institutes of Technology Alumni Canada (IITAC), will be held in Toronto on June 6 - 8, 2014 at the International Plaza Hotel and Conference Centre near Pearson International Airport.
Pan IIT Conference - Toronto 2014 will host an impressive line up of industry, government, and academic leaders from Canada, the U.S. and India.
- His Excellency David Johnston, Governor General of Canada
- Pearl Sullivan, Dean of Engineering, University of Waterloo
- Prem Watsa, IIT alumnus, President of Fairfax Holdings and major shareholder of BlackBerry
- Abdul Kalam, Scientist and Former President of India
- Asim Ghosh, CEO Husky Energy
- Ali Emadi, PhD – Fellow IEEE, Canada Excellence Research Chair in Hybrid Powertrain
- Deepak B. Phatak – Professor of Computer Science, IIT Bombay, Padma Shri award recipient in 2013
Innovate, Integrate and Transform - Let's co-create our future
Addressed in this year's conference, according to the president of IITAC, Khaliq Zaman, will be the acceleration of business corporations and academics in North America and India, and how IIT can assist to reach this goal. Some key areas of focus will be: innovation in banking, information technology, energy, and urban sciences.
For more information regarding the conference and for registration, please visit the Pan IIT 2014 Conference website. Early bird discount available.
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