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5th EAI International Conference on Big data and Cloud Computing Challenges

March 8–9, 2018 | Chennai, Tamilnadu, India


Dr. Vaidehi Vijayakumar, 

Sr. Professor & Dean,

School of Computing Science and Engineering,

VIT University, Chennai

General Chair/Co-Chair

Dr. Vijayakumar Varadharajan,

Professor & Associate Dean,

School of Computing Science and Engineering,

VIT University, Chennai


Dr. Neelanarayanan Venkataraman,

Associate Professor

School of Computing Science and Engineering, 

VIT University, Chennai


Technical Program Committee Chair/Co-Chair:

Dr Ron Doyle, IBM Academy of Technology, USA

Dr. Lorna Uden, Staffordshire University, United Kingdom

Prof. Dr. Hamid Reza Karimi, Politecnico di Milano, Milan, Italy


Publicity & Social Media Chairs:

Dr. Bharat S Rawal, Pen state University, USA

Dr. George Anderson, University of Botswana, Botswana

Dr. Cristian Koliver, University of Caxias do Sul, Brazil

Dr. Manuel Mazzara, Innopolis University, Russia


Publications Chairs:

Dr Vijayakumar V, VIT University, Chennai

Dr. Neelanarayanan Venkataraman, VIT University, Chennai


Local Chair:

Prof. Prassanna J, VIT University, Chennai


Web Chair:

Prof. Christy Jackson, VIT University, Chennai


Workshops Chairs:

Dr. Sivabalakrishnan M, VIT University, Chennai


Sponsorship & Exhibits Chair:

Prof. Gayathri R, VIT University, Chennai


Panels Chair:   

Dr. Uma Maheswari E, VIT University, Chennai


Tutorials Chairs:

Dr. Rekha D, VIT University, Chennai


Demos Chairs: 

Dr. Shyamala L, VIT University, Chennai


Posters and PhD Track Chair:              

Dr. Karmel A, VIT University, Chennai


Other Chairs:

Mr. Shreyansh Bhatt, Knoesis, USA

Dr. Robert Hsu, Chung Hua University, Taiwan

Dr. Wahiba Ben Abdessalem Karâa, University of Tunis High Institute of Management


Conference Manager:

Alžbeta Macková, European Alliance for Innovation