Committees


Steering Committee

Patron

Dr. Pawan Goenka
President, Automotive &
Farm Sector, Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd.

Chairman

Mr. Srivats Ram
Managing Director
Wheels India Ltd.

Co - Chairman

Mr. Shrikant R. Marathe
President, SAEINDIA &
Director, ARAI.

Members

Dr. David L. Schutt
CEO, SAE International

Mr. Viji Santhanam
Vice Chairman & Managing Director,
Brakes India Ltd.

Dr. P. Shivakumar
Director, CVRDE

Mr. Vinod Dasari
Managing Director
Ashok Leyland

Dr. A. K. Jindal,
Head Engineering, Commercial
Vehicle Business Unit,
TATA Motors

Mr. T. C. Gopalan
Chairman, Technical
Committee Tractor
Manufacturer's Association

Mr. A. Ramasubramanian
President,
Asia Motor Works, Ltd

Dr. Aravind Bharadwaj
Head - Technology (TPDS), Mahindra

Mr. I. V. Rao
Executive Advisor
Maruti Suzuki

Mr. Claude d'Gama Rose
Managing Director
Continental Automotive
Components India (P) Ltd

Dr. Frederick Boecking
Regional President - Diesel
System, India, BOSCH

Mr. P. Kanniappan
Director, WABCO

Mr. Paul Sowerby
Chief Technical Officer &
Managing Director, CRTI

Dr. Bhaskar Ramamurthi
Director, IIT, Madras

Dr. Ponnavaiko
Vice Chancellor, SRM University

Mr. K .K .Gandhi
Executive Director, SIAM

Mr. Vinnie Mehta
Executive Director, ACMA

Mr. T.R. Kesavan
Senior Vice President, TAFE

Organising Committee

Chairman

Dr. Arunkumar M. Sampath
GM – Monocoque Platform,
Mahindra & Mahindra

Co-Chairman

Dr. Arun Jaura
Vice-President SAEINDIA

Co-Chairman

Mr. Devendra Bahirat
Head – Embedded Systems,
John Deere

Co-Chairman

Mr. Gregory F. Muha
Commercial Vehicle and Defense
Sector Lead,
Industry Relations and Business
Development,
SAE International.

 

 

Technical & Publication Committee

Chairman

Dr. Kamal C. Vora
Dy. Director, ARAI

Co-Chairman

Dr. Satyam Sahay
Technology Manager,
John Deere

Co-Chairman

Mr. Arun Sivasubramaniyan
Head-Homologation,
Ashok Leyland Ltd.

Marketing Committee

Industry Interface Section

Chairman

Mr. C. V. Raman
Executive Director,
Maruti Suzuki India Ltd.

 Co-Chairman

Mr. N. Balasubramanian
GM, Product Engineering, RNTBCI

Co-Chairman

Mr. Akbar Badusha
Dy. Director & Head VEL, ARAI
 

Institute Interface Section

Chairman

Prof. G. Nagarajan
Director (Admissions), Anna University
 

Co-Chairman

Prof. Sudhir Gupte
HOD, Automobile Dept,
AD Patel Instt of Tech, Anand

 

Members

Dr. Kannan Rajendran
Prof Mech Engineering,
PSNCET, Dindigul

Mr. Kamalakkannan
Prof Mech Engr,
Hindustan College of Engineering,
Chennai

 

Media & Event Management Committee

Chairman

Mr. Parvez Alam
 UCAL Fuel Systems Ltd

Co-Chairman

Mr. J. N. Harisharan
Business Manager, PRUFEN SYSTEME

Co-Chairman

Mr. Ritheesh Shetty
Business Response Executive, Assystem

Members

Mr. Nandu Sreevalsan
UCAL Fuel Systems Ltd

Mr. Yogesh Nagendiran
RNTBCI

 

Finance Committee

Chairman

Mr. G. Vijayan
Jt. Treasurer, SAEINDIA and VP, UCAL Fuel Systems

Co-Chairman

Mr. N. S. Rao
Asst GM Engg, R & D,
Maruti Suzuki India Ltd/
Treasurer, SAEINDIA, NS

 

Exposition Committee:

Chairman

Dr. R. K. Malhotra
Executive Director, IOCL

Co-Chairman

Mr. Sanjay Deshpande
Vice President, Mahindra & Mahindra.

 

Global Advisory Committee

Chairman

Mr. Murli M. Iyer
Executive Advisor-Global,
SAE International and
Vice President-Internal & External FISITA

Co - Chairman

Ms. Patti Kreh
Business Unit Head,
Engineering Events,
SAE International

 

Members

Mr. Takao Kubozuka
Vice President Asia,
SAE Japan Inc., Japan

Prof. Simon Watkins,
RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia.

Prof. Kwang-Min Chun,
Yonsei University, Korea.

Dr. Tatiana Ksenevich,
General Physics Institute of Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia.