IoT - Technology, Applications and Implementation Perspectives

( 04th April-08th April, 2018)

Venue: Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee

Last Date for Registration: March 28th, 2018

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

Experts from Academia/Industry: Dr. P. K. Meher (Former Senior Research Scientist, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore), Dr. Ajay Kumar (Scientist-G, IRDE-DRDO, Dehradun), Mr. Manoj Purohit (Scientist-E, IRDE-DRDO, Dehradun), Dr. Brajesh Kumar Kaushik (IITR)

Why IoT?

IoT is next digital revolution which is going to change our lives in ways never imagined before. Made up of millions of sensors and devices that generate unending streams of data, IoT is useful to improve our lives and our businesses in a lot of ways. 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 Internet of Things. You will also get hands-on exposure on various IoT hardware platforms.

Objective of the Course

  • To provide an overview of key concepts, technologies, application of IoT and its ecosystem.
  • To present the state of the art of IoT architecture.
  • To discuss the implementation of IoT and its issues including IoT security.
  • To discuss the role of machine learning and image processing in IoT.
  • Hands-on with the FPGA board, Xilinx Vivado, and Aruduino for IoT applications.
  • Development of image processing and AI-based smart nodes for IoT application.
  • Benefits and Outcomes of the Course

  • The participants would be able to understand the state of the art of IoT architecture, underlying technologies, and main implementation issues including the IoT security.
  • The participants would learn to use FPGA, Xilinx Vivado for machine intelligence and image processing.
  • At the end of the program, participants will be able to:

  • Upgrade the lab facilities in the area of digital design, VLSI-DSP, image processing.
  • Supervise the students to work in the area of IoT and Image processing.

  • 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:
  • Introduction to IoT and its applications.
  • Implementation of IoT and Challenges.
  • Security issues in IoTs.
  • Hardware Design of IoT sensing and processing nodes.
  • Machine Intelligence and Image Processing in Smart Nodes of IoTs.
  • Important Details

    Last Date for Registration:
    March 28th, 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. 2,000/-
    Persons from Industry: Rs. 2,500/-
    Payment Details
    Demand draft drawn in favour of "Dean SRIC IIT Roorkee" payable at Roorkee
    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. Brajesh Kumar Kaushik (Local co-ordinator, Associate Prof. ECE Dept, IITR)
    Dr. Sanjeev Manhas (P.I., E&ICT Academy, ECE Dept, IITR),
    Tel: +91-7078627392, +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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