ACM India Council

About the ACM India Council

The ACM India Council is an effort of ACM aimed at increasing the level and visibility of ACM activities across India. The ACM community in India is growing in membership, number of chapters, sponsored conferences and symposia.

The ACM India Council comprises a cross section of the computer science and information technology community committed to increasing the visibility and relevance of ACM in India. The council is focused on a wide range of ACM activities including:

  • serving as a professional network for individuals who are involved with the science and technology of computing
  • encouraging students to take an active interest in the emerging and exciting world of computing
  • facilitating the organization of high-quality ACM conferences in India
  • providing logistical support to grow more ACM professional and student chapters
  • enhancing access to the ACM Digital Library and publications for ACM members in India
  • increasing the participation of ACM members in India across all dimensions of ACM

ACM India Council Members 

Two-year term (1 July 2014 - 30 June 2016) 

  • President - Srinivas Padmanabhuni (Infosys, Bangalore)
  • Vice President - Madhavan Mukund (Chennai Mathematical Institute)
  • Secretary - Mangala Gowri Nanda (IBM India Research Lab, Delhi)
  • Treasurer - Mukesh Mohania (IBM India Research Lab, New Delhi)


Four-year term, 1 July 2014 - 30 June 2018

  • Supratik Chakraborty (IIT Bombay)
  • Hemangee Kapoor (IIT Guwahati)
  • Rashmi Mohan (Bangalore)
  • Sukumar Nandi (IIT Guwahati)
  • V. Krishna Nandivada (IIT Madras)
  • Ganesan Ramalingam (Microsoft Research India, Bangalore)
  • Gautam Shroff (TCS, Delhi)

Past President

  • PJ Narayanan (IIIT Hyderabad)

ACM-W India Chair

  • Sheila Anand (Rajalakshmi Engineering College, Chennai)

Council Members' Information

Past Council Members

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