About Us


An IEEE conference has high-quality technical talks, tutorials, speakers and eager participants. IEEE Hyderabad Section in collaboration with IEEE India Council invites Conference organizers to know about the core of Organizing a successful IEEE conference. Theme of this year's mini POCO workshop is “Conferences in the changing world”. IEEE Vizag Bay Subsection is coorganiser of this one day workshop.

This event is comprised of seminars, focused sessions with plenty of opportunities for participants to exchange ideas, success stories and challenges with other IEEE Conference co-organizers. Apart from knowhow sessions on IEEE Conferences, this one-day workshop will offer Networking opportunity with the experienced Conference Leaders and opportunity to take part in roundtable discussions. After this workshop, it is aimed that an attendee will take back basic IEEE Conference Business Framework.

This workshop is meant for the IEEE Members, Volunteers, Academicians and Industrialists who are interested to organize IEEE Conferences or want to understand about IEEE Conferences management and quality. miniPOCOs and Earlier editions (2012,2013,2015) of Conference Organizers workshops have received great response and attendees from several nations have already benefitted through this platform. If you are planning to be part of this vibrant event please confirm your participation early, Registration will close once we fill 100 seats.

Schedule


Speaker


MGPL Narayana

MGPL Narayana

IEEE Hyderabad Section

Amit Kumar

Amit Kumar

IEEE MGA Strategic Planning Committee

CHUN CHE (LANCE) FUNG

CHUN CHE (LANCE) FUNG

IEEE TPII

Anil K Roy

Anil K Roy

IEEE Sensors Council

Sivaji Chakravorti

Sivaji Chakravorti

Chairman - IEEE India Council

Dr S N Singh

Dr S N Singh

IEEE Region 10

Kevin Hanft

Kevin Hanft

Senior Manager, Volunteer Education and Engagement - IEEE Technical Activities.

Maruthi Pathapati

Maruthi Pathapati

Chairman - IEEE Hyderabad Section

Deepak Mathur

Deepak Mathur

Vice Chair - IEEE R10 Membership Activities

Atul Negi

Atul Negi

Vice Chair - IEEE India Council (Educational Activities)

S Lakshminarayana

S Lakshminarayana

EC Member - IEEE Hyderabad Section

Dr Abraham Varughese

Dr Abraham Varughese

Chair - IEEE Vizag Bay Subsection

Dr Satheesh Patchikolla

Dr Satheesh Patchikolla

Organising Committee Member - miniPOCO 2018

John Tracy

John Tracy

Program Manager for Conference Education - IEEE MCE

Jacek Zurada

Jacek Zurada

Professor - Electrical and Computer Engineering Department at the University of Louisville, Kentucky.

Tickets


₹2500

IEEE Members


Early Registration

Closed

₹3500

Non IEEE Members


Early Registration

Closed

$200

Non Indians


Early Registration

Closed

₹4000

IEEE Members


Late Registration (After 16th April 2018)

Closed

₹6000

Non IEEE Members


Late Registration
(After 16th April 2018)

Closed

$300

Non Indians


Late Registration
(After 16th April 2018)

Closed

₹4000

IEEE Section Representatives


Only for representatives of IEEE Sections nominated by Section Chairs

Closed

₹10000

SECTION SUPPORT FUNDS


SECTIONS MAY USE THIS LINK FOR DEPOSIT OF SUPPORT FUNDS

Closed

Venue


address

Palm Beach Hotel, Vishakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, India, 530017

Contact Us


Dr Amit Kumar
amitkr@ieee.org
IEEE Hyderabad Section Room No : 644-645 6th Floor, Al-Karim Trade Centre Ranigunj Secunderabad Telangana India 500003

Any questions? Drop us a note

Accommodation and Logistics


Distances/Route map 
 
 
 
OLA and UBER services are available from Vishakapatnam Railway Station and Airport (From Coffee House)
 
Nearby Hotels 
 
Address of the Venue (Hotel Palm Beach, Vishakapatnam)
  • Bajaj Hotels Pvt. Ltd.,C/o Palm Beach Hotel, Beach Road, Visakhapatnam - 530 023.
  •  Phone - +91 891 2754026 / 27 ,2707776 / 78, 
    •  +91 891 2731036
 
Vizag is one of the most beautiful cities in India and a tourist attraction - About Vishakapatnam 
 
Attendees may wish to visit INS Kurusura Submarine Museum (3 km), Rama Krishna Beach (3 km), Kailasa Giri (7 km),
Kailasagiri Park (7 km), Visakhapatnam Zoo (7 km) and many more places. (Distances from venue of workshop)
 
Please bring  
  • A valid Government ID Proof  
  • IEEE Membership card/ Printout of the IEEE e Membership
Network with your fellow miniPOCO/COW attendee through Networking section of our website
 
For any help/assistance/Accommodation related issues at Vishakapatnam please dont hesitate to call/email Dr Satheesh - 9246615251, satish@mvgrce.edu.in
 
I wish you all a safe travel to Vishakapatnam and a very comfortable stay at your respective accommodations. See you on 20th May.!

Networking


Grab this opportunity to discover and connect with people coming to the event, sharing similar interests, industry or organisation and stay connected with them before , during and after the event.

Start Networking

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