Event Speaker

Prof. Ashish Ghosh

Prof. Ashish Ghosh

ISI kolkata, India

AshishGhosh is a Professor & former Head of Machine Intelligence Unit and the In-charge of Center for Soft Computing Research at the Indian Statistical Institute, Calcutta He is a member of the founding team that established the National Center for Soft Computing Research at the Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata in 2004 with funding from the Department of Science and Technology (DST), Govt. of India. He received the prestigious and most coveted Young Scientists Award in Engineering Sciences from the Indian National Science Academy in 1995, and in Computer Science from the Indian Science Congress Association in 1992.

He has been selected as an Associate of the Indian Academy of Sciences, Bangalore in 1997. He visited the Osaka Prefecture University, Japan with a Post-doctoral fellowship during October 1995 to March 1997; and Hannan University, Japan as a Visiting Faculty during September-October, 1997, September-October, 2004 and October-November, 2008. Also visited Hannan University, Japan as Visiting Professor with a fellowship from Japan Society for Promotion of Sciences (JSPS) during February-April, 2005.During May 1999 was at the Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing with CIMPA (France) Fellowship. He was a Visiting Researcher at the National Research Center for Information Technology (GMD), St. Augustin, Germany during January-April, 2000, and at the Aachen University, Germany in September 2010 with a European Commission Fellowship.