23 to 24 November 2018, Bangalore, India 

IEEE CCEM 2017 Program Details

IEEE International Conference on Cloud Computing for Emerging Markets


Main Conference Day 1: November 1, 2017



Shri A.S. Kiran Kumar, Chairman, Indian Space Research Organization.

10.15 AM - 10.45 AM: Break


  • Paper 1 - 10.45 am to 11.15 am: User Behaviour Anomaly Detection in Multidimensional Data
    T. S. Prarthana and N. D. Gangadhar - M S Ramaiah University of Applied Sciences

  • Paper 2 - 11.15 am to 11.45 am: Cloud based big data platform for image analytics
    Sunil Kumar Vuppala, Dinesh M.S., Sreramkumar Viswanathan, Ganesan Ramachandran, Nagaraju Bussa, Geetha M - Philips Research India

11.45 am to 12.30 pm: INVITED KEYNOTE TALK

  • Invited Talk 1 - Dr. Prashant Pradhan, CTO, IBM India/South Asia

12.30 pm to 1.00 pm : POSTER SESSION: FLASH TALK:

3 minutes per poster paper author:

  1. Harish Bharti, Rajesh Saxena, Sandeep Sukhija and Vikram Yadav. Cognitive Model for Smarter Dispatch System or Elevator
  2. Vishal Guruprasad, Akshay Hebbar and Rajath Kashyap M S. Automated Bug Triaging using Data Reduction and Machine Learning
  3. Kevin Dsouza and Zahid Ansari. Experimental Exploration of Support Vector Machine for Cancer Cell Classification
  4. Gautam Bhat, Avinash Chandra, Malay Hamelin, Rajkumar Teketi, Deepika Kadam, Ruchira Kamdar, Tiniam Ganesh and Rahul Chenny. De-convolving Migration Methodology via detailed assessment and Cognitive Learning
  5. Banavaram Hema Chandana, Priyank Darwinic and Madiraju Devi Prasad. Inter-provider VPN network using Back-to-Back VRF and MP-eBGP method
  6. P. Punithavathi, Geetha Subbiah and Unravel Shanmugam. Cloud-based Framework for Cancelable Biometric System
  7. Manthripragada Subramaniam Sara, Dra . Y Srinivas, Manthripragada Bahira, Lakshminarayana Lull, Manthripragada Savitha Prasanthi and J Roji Rao. Insider Threat detection with Face Recognition And KNN User Classification

1.00 pm to 1.45 pm: LUNCH & POSTER SESSION I

1.45 pm to 2.15 pm : INVITED KEYNOTE TALK

  • Invited Talk 2 - Dr. Kavi Mahesh, Director IIIT Dharwar


  • Paper 3 - 2.15 pm to 2.45 pm: A Dynamic and Energy Efficient Greedy Scheduling Algorithm for Cloud Data Centers
    Mrudula Sarvabhatla, Konda Swapnasudha and Chandra Sekhar - Indian Institute of Information Technology-SriCity

  • Paper 4 - 2.45 pm to 3.15 pm: Robotic Cloud Advisory Service
    Deepak Poola, Jigar Kapasi and Sreekrishnan Venkateswaran - IBM India Pvt. Ltd

3:15 pm to 3.30 pm: Break

3.30 pm to 4.00 pm: INVITED KEYNOTE TALK

  • Invited Talk 3 - Dr. Raj Tumuluri, President Openstream Inc

    Topic - "Natural Interaction: State-of-the-art in Conversational AI"


  • Paper 5 - 4.00 pm to 4.30 pm: Cloud-based real-time system for Supervised Classification of diseases using Convolutional Neural Networks
    Shylaja Sharath, Lorick Jain, Harsha Vardhan and Nishanth M L - PES University

  • Paper 6 - 4.30 pm to 5.00 pm: A Network Aware Energy Efficient Offloading Algorithm for Mobile Cloud Computing over 5G Network
    Mrudula Sarvabhatla, Swapna Sudha Konda and Chandra Sekhar - Indian Institute of Information Technology SriCity


  • 5.30 PM : Inauguration of the Technology/Startup Showcase
    Arnob Roy, President Engineering, Tejas Networks

    followed by sessions & demos

  • Dinner: 7 PM Onwards

Conference Day 2: November 2, 2017

REGISTRATION DESK opens at 8.00 am

9.00 am to 9.45 am: INVITED KEYNOTE TALK

  • Invited Talk 4 - Dhruv Singhal, Head Solutions Architecture, Amazon

    Topic : Democratization of IT

9.45 am to 11.15 am: PhD Symposium

  • Thesis Proposal 1 - 9.45 am to 10.15 am: Bio-Inspired QoS Aware Resources Allocation and Management at the Cloud Data Center
    Shridhar Domanal and Ram Mohana Reddy Guddeti - NITK,Surathkal

  • Thesis Proposal 2 -10.15 am to 10.45 am: Qualitative Analysis of Sanskrit E-learning Systems
    Shri Venkatasubramanian P and Dr.Varakhedi Srininivasa - Vyoma Labs

  • Thesis Proposal 3 -10.45 am to 11.15 am: Dynamic Secure Group Key Agreement Mechanism for Efficient Communication in Public Cloud using Ternary TGDH
    Vaishali Thakur and Dr. K. John Singh - VIT University

11.15 am to 11.30 am: Break


  • Paper 7 - 11.30 am to 12.00 pm: Interoperability Based Resource Management in Cloud Computing by Adaptive Dimensional Search
    Anithakumari S and Chandrasekaran K - NITK Mangalore

12.00 pm to 12.30 pm : POSTER SESSION: FLASH TALK

3 minutes per poster paper author:

  1. Swanand Gadre and Akash Shetty. Threat Modeling Practice for Cloud Development
  2. L.B. Shyamasundar and Prathuri Jhansi Rani. Predictive Visual Analysis of Twitter Big Data Originated from Cloud using Machine Learning Algorithms
  3. Nazatul Haque Sultan, Ferdous Ahmed Barbhuiya and Nityananda Sarma. SCAuth: Selective User Authorization for a Cloud Environment
  4. Kaveesha Shah, Alisha Joshi, Laxmi Garde, Pratima Lunkad and Chintan Thaker. Cloud Security for IoT devices using Key Lifecycle Management
  5. Ganesh Vaitheeswaran, Pranav Acharya, Shibin T V, Shailesh Tayde and Amit Kumar Tiwary. A Novel Approach to Predictive Elasticity for Cloud services
  6. P. R. Sandeep, V. S. Yerragudi and N. D. Gangadhar. CANTAV: A Cloud Centric Framework for Navigation and Control of Autonomous Road Vehicles
  7. Sanil Kumar D, Krishna M Kumar, Rohit P Sardesai, Malepati Bala Siva Sai Akhil and Neeraj Kumar. Application Migration Architecture for Cross Clouds: Analysis on the strategies, methods and frameworks
  8. Ramesh Pathak and Pankaj Khandelwal. A Model for Hybrid Cloud Integration

12.30 pm to 1.45 pm: LUNCH & POSTER SESSION - II

1.45 pm to 5.30 pm: TUTORIAL SESSION - I (Two parallel tracks)

Track1 (3:45 to 4:00: Break )

  • Tutorial 1 [1.45 pm - 2.45 pm]: Serverless Computing or Function as a Service (FaaS): An introduction and examples with OpenWhisk
    Ravi Kumar Srirangam and Gurvinder Singh - IBM Indai Pvt. Ltd

  • Tutorial 2 [2.45 pm - 3.45 pm]: OpenWhisk Sequence Vs IBM API Connect Assembly
    Gowdhaman Jayaseelan and Divya Mallya - IBM India Pvt Ltd

  • Tutorial 3 [4 pm - 5:30 pm]: Load Balancing and Monitoring of Micro Services on Kubernetes
    Josephine E Justin and Charan Kumar - IBM India Pvt. Ltd

Track2 (3:45 to 4:00: Break )

  • Tutorial 4 [1.45 pm - 2.45 pm]: Securing OpenStack Based Cloud Deployments
    Divya K Konoor, Himabindu Pj and Prashanth K Reddy - IBM India Pvt Ltd

  • Tutorial 5 [2.45 pm - 3.45 pm]: Baremetal to Serverless and everything in-between
    Bijo Kappen and Sougata Mukherjea - IBM India Pvt. Ltd

  • Tutorial 6 [4 pm - 5:30 pm]: Deep dive into Docker Networking
    Jeeva Chelladhurai - IBM India Pvt. Ltd


Conference Day 3: November 3, 2017


9.00 am to 9.45 am: INVITED KEYNOTE TALK

  • Invited Talk 5 : - Kum. Sahithi P, Student, Inventure Academy

    Topic: “Innovative Crowd Source Approach to Monitoring Fresh Water Bodies”

9.45 am to 11.00 am: STUDENT’S PoC COMPETITION

11.00 am to 11.30 am: Break

11.30 am to 12.30 pm: TUTORIAL SESSION - II (Two parallel tracks)

  • Track-1: Tutorial 7: Handling Design Challenges In Cloud Computing
    Manjunath Iyer - WIPRO

  • Track-2: Tutorial 8: Internet of Things with Watson IOT Platform - concepts, sourcing and analysis of data
    - Gurvinder Singh and Ravi Kumar Srirangam

12.30 pm to 1.30 pm: Lunch

1.30 pm to 3.30 pm: TUTORIAL SESSION - III

  • Track-1: Tutorial 9: Conversational AI - Platforms and Challenges
    - Dr. Raj Tumuluri, President Openstream Inc
  • Track-1: Tutorial 10: Distributed Systems and Hyper Converged Architectures
    - Gourab Bakshi, Puneet Agarwal
  • Track-2: Tutorial 11: Changing trends in securing enterprises with the increased adoption of cloud
    - Sriranga Seetharamaiah, Sriram, McAfee

3.30 pm to 3.45 pm: Break

3.45 pm to 5.00 pm: PANEL DISCUSSION

Topic : "Cloud Computing, Big Data Analytics & Machine Learning: Transforming India & Emerging Markets by 2020"

Moderator : Dr. T S Mohan, Managing Director. Pragyan Labs

  • Mr. Murali Krishna Malladi, Sr. Director, Nutanix
  • Mr.Praveen Sridhar, Business Development Manager, AWS
  • Dr. Nagaraju Bussa, Director , Philips Research India
  • Dr. Gopal Pingali, VP GTS Labs,IBM
  • Dr. Sanjay Chitnis, Director, Innovation & Entrepreneurship, Dayanand Sagar University
  • Smt.Geethika Goel, CTO, Jigsaw Academy
  • Dr. Raj Tumuluri, CEO, Openstream


  1. The Best Full Paper Award
  2. The Best Student PoC Award
  3. The Best Poster Award


IEEE CCEM 2017 Pre-Conference Workshop

IEEE CCEM Workshop

A Prelude to the IEEE CCEM 2017 Conference

Call for PoC (Proof of Concept) Proposals & Competition Announcement

Date: Sunday 9th April 2017 between 9 AM & 6 PM
Venue: Crowne Plaza, Electronics City, Bengaluru

Programme Schedule

    This highly focused pre-conference workshop of IEEE CCEM-2017 is targeted at potential Participants planning to submit Technical Papers & Technology Showcase Entries to the Main Conference in Oct 2017. It provides participants with an opportunity to present their ideas and obtain professional feedback and mentoring in an encouraging and nurturing environment for their submissions towards the main conference which is in its sixth year now. This year we are particularly encouraging submission of proof of concept proposals for innovative cloud based systems that address emerging market problems, with a special focus on utilizing/enhancing the Cloud for Open Source Big Data Analytics(Hadoop, Spark etc), Deep Learning(Tensorflow, Theano, Torch etc) and Internet of Things. These unique CCEM pre-conference workshops, successfully held over the last two years saw excellent & proactive participation nurturing of an innovative rigour driven eco-system. Certificates and cash awards will be given for the three most innovative proposals submitted to the CCEM Pre-Conference Workshop.

Call for PoC (Proof of Concept) Proposals & Competition Announcement here.

IEEE CCEM PCW 2017 Programme Schedule

08.30 AM: Registration Commences.

09.15 AM: Welcome & Inaugural Address -Dr Gopal Pingali & Dr Mohan

10.00 AM: "HPC In the Cloud" -A Prasanna, HP

10.45 AM: Tea Break

11.15 AM: "Multimodal AI Platforms" -Raj Tumuluri, Openstream

12.00 PM: "Mining Tweets" : -Dr. Krishna Kummamuru, Accenture

12.45 PM: Lunch Break

02.00 PM: "Designing a Cloud-agnostic PAAS solution" -Tanmai Gopal - hasura.io

02.45 PM: "Make-In-India - A update from the Trenches" -Jayesh Dubay, ByDesign

03.00 PM: Tea break:

03.15 PM: "Leap from BigData to DeepLearning" -Prof. Sanjay Chitnis, CMRIT

04.00 PM: "BigData & Analytics -The Upside of the Disruption -RamBabu P, IBM ,

04.45 PM: Review Remarks: -Dr TS Mohan

05.00 PM: Closing Remarks & Awards: Dr Gopal Pingali

05.30 PM: Closure