IoT, What and How?

(24th Dec-28th Dec, 2018)

Venue: Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee

Last Date for Registration: December 14th, 2018

Eligibility: Faculty/PhD/Research Scholars of engineering/technical institutions and persons from Govt. departments/labs and industry.

Experts from Academia/Industry: Prof. Dharma P Agrawal (OBR Distinguished Professor University of Cincinnati, USA), Dr. P. Sateesh Kumar (IIT Roorkee)

Principal Investigator (E&ICT Academy IIT Roorkee): Dr. Sanjeev Manhas

Why IoT?

IoT is the next digital revolution which is going to change our lives in ways never imagined before. You can explore many real-life examples of IoT devices that are commercially available, and you will have a glimpse of the future of the Internet of Things. This course will help you to gain adequate knowledge on the state of the art of IoT, its application and important implementation issues. You will also get hands-on exposure on various IoT hardware platforms.

Objective of the Course

  • Getting insights into pursuing research in IoT.
  • Understanding basics to initiate teaching, research, and development in Wireless Sensor Networks (WSN), and Internet- of-Things (IoT).
  • Gaining Knowledge of Advanced topics like Fog computing, Edge computing, Mobile Edge Computing, etc
  • To present the state of the art of IoT architecture.
  • Development of Applications in IoT.
  • Project-oriented implementation to gain a complete knowledge of a specific application.
  • Benefits and Outcomes of the Course

  • Enhanced knowledge of fundamentals and advanced topics for Teaching and Research.
  • Networking with the people from premier institutions from India and abroad.
  • Visiting state-of-the-art research facilities.
  • Not only theoretical concepts but also the practical understanding of the concepts of IoT.

  • Course Program

  • The program is split into lectures and labs sessions.
  • Hands-on experience on basic & advanced-level topics.
  • Interaction & learning with experts from academia & industry.
  • Certificates to the participants by E&ICT Academy IITR.

  • Course Content:
  • IoT Application Case Studies.
  • IoT sensors and their components, and Security.
  • Integration with Cloud.
  • Regularly deployed Sensors for IoT applications.
  • Cloudify: Implementing IoT Protocols on the System Setup.
  • Routing in sensor networks for IoT civilian applications.
  • Important Details

    Last Date for Registration:
    December 14th, 2018
    40 seats on first-cum-first-serve basis
    5 days, 40 hours
    Food and Accommodation
    Free of cost inside the IITR campus. No travel allowance will be provided.
    Registration Fee
    Faculty Members/Research scholars: Rs. 1,000/-
    Persons from Industry: Rs. 1,500/-
    Payment mode (Read the instruction for payment)
    Offline: Demand draft drawn in favour of "Dean SRIC IIT Roorkee" payable at Roorkee
    Online: Click on the link (
    How to Apply
    You can apply online by click here to fill-up the application form OR you can download offline form and email scanned copy to
    Contact Details
    Dr. P. Sateesh Kumar (Local Coordinator, E&ICT Academy, CSE Dept, IITR)
    Dr. Sanjeev Manhas (P.I., E&ICT Academy, ECE Dept, IITR),
    Tel: +91-8638239812, +91-1332-286457

    A hard copy of the application form along with Demand Draft must reach to the following address: Mr. Prateek Sharma, EICT Academy, ECE Department, IIT Roorkee, Uttarakhand 247667.

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