Workshop on Moving Towards More Electric Transportation

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IEEE Gujarat Section Jt. Chapter of IE-IA-PEL Societies brings you an in-person workshop on ‘Moving towards More Electric Transportation’ during 14-16 Oct’22 at IITRAM Ahmedabad.

This workshop presents emerging technologies for clean-connected-safe-efficient mobility of the future, such as electric and more-electric terrestrial-marine-aerial-rail systems for personal/mass transportation; and their enabling technologies like motive, storage, grid interaction, ADAS, and vehicle control-connectivity-security-intelligence.

This face-to-face event will feature industry stalwarts and eminent experts having vast experience in e-Mobility domain. The event will also showcase electric automotive products, pilot projects, technologies and tools from various developers.

Researchers, industry professionals, faculty members and engineering students are invited to join this event and find an environment tailored for exchanging knowledge and establishing collaborations and networking.

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About IEEE Gujarat Section
IEEE Gujarat Section (registered u/s 80G) comes under the Asia-Pacific Region, the Region 10 of IEEE. The Gujarat Section, earlier a subsection of Bombay Section, was upgraded to a full-fledged section on 15 Aug ’90. The section emphasizes quality programs, which are regular features for the professional development of its members. The section’s participative philosophy allows students to make programs as per their own needs. The section encourages students and has instituted awards for student members. In 2004, Gujarat Section was adjudged the Outstanding Small Section of Region 10.

Program (tentative)

Day-1 Fri 14 Oct
12:00 to 13:15 Lunch
13:30 to 14:30 Jainam Shah | Co-Founder & MD, Mindra Green Energy
14:30 to 14:45 Elevator Pitch – to Industry Panel – by shortlisted entries from Student Conclave
15:00 to 16:30 Ragavan K. | Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering, IIT Gandhinagar (Past: GE)
16:30 to 17:00 Tea + Networking
17:00 to 18:30 B. Dastagiri Reddy  | Director – Dri-EV Tech Solutions Pvt Ltd, NITK-STEP Surathkal and

Asst. Professor of Electrical Engineering at NIT Karnataka (Past: ABB GISL)

18:30 to 19:00 Elevator Pitch – to Industry Panel – by shortlisted entries from Student Conclave
19:30 to 22:30 Excursion: Amdavad Night Heritage Walk with professional tour guide
Day-2 Sat 15 Oct
09:00 to 10:00 Jignesh Makwana | Founder, RhyMak Electronics & Rhyni Tech Skills
10:00 to 11:00 Ramachandran R. | CTO, Matter Mobility, Ahmedabad
11:00 to 11:15 Elevator Pitch – to Industry Panel – by shortlisted entries from Student Conclave
11:15 to 11:45 Tea + Networking
11:45 to 12:45 Shubham Mishra | Founder & CEO of e-Vega Mobility Labs, Ahmedabad
13:00 to 14:00 Lunch
14:00 to 14:30 Elevator Pitch – to Industry Panel – by shortlisted entries from Student Conclave
14:30 to 15:30 Paritosh Dagli | COO of Starkenn Technologies, Pune
15:30 to 16:00 Tea + Networking
16:00 to 18:00 National Infotech | Hands-on: eV motor-drive opn & control: Simulation + experimental performance
Day-3 Sun 16 Oct
09:00 to 10:00 Amit Kumar Gupta | Head of Rolls-Royce Electrical Singapore, and

Distinguished Lecturer, Asia-Pacific Region, IEEE Industry Applications Society

10:00 to 10:30 Elevator Pitch – to Industry Panel – by shortlisted researchers teams
10:30 to 11:00 Tea + Networking
11:00 to 12:00 Haresh Bhere | CTO, Reliance Jio-BP Mobility Ltd.
12:00 to 12:30 Elevator Pitch – to Industry Panel – by shortlisted entries from Student Conclave
12:30 to 13:30 Lunch
13:30 to 14:45 Shivani Sharma | Principal Technical Consultant, Hitachi Energy, Faridabad
14:45 to 16:00 Pramodkumar Naik | Scientist Shell India Pvt. Ltd., Bengaluru, India
16:00 to 16:30 Tea + Networking
16:30 to 17:00 Closing session


Got an idea for business or research or have a skill for specific work? Pitch it here!! Pitch it BiG!!!

Participants viz. researchers, post-grads and final year undergrads, and industry professionals who are keen to explore potential industry internship/training/research position or business collaboration are invited for a ‘2-minutes elevator pitch’ to the industry stalwarts. Experts will evaluate the presenters, provide their valuable inputs for enhancing the pitch, and they may shortlist the convincing participants who could be offered the desired position or an opportunity for the next stage of negotiation.

Organizing Committee

  • Anil Roy, DA-IICT, Gandhinagar
  • M. A. Mulla, SVNIT, Surat
  • Amit Ved, Marwadi University, Rajkot
  • Manisha Shukla, Hitachi Energy, Vadodara
  • Priyanka Sharma, Samyak Infotech, Ahmedabad
  • Axay Mehta, IITRAM, Ahmedabad
  • Abhishek Rawat, IITRAM, Ahmedabad
  • Priyesh Chauhan, IITRAM, Ahmedabad

  • This is an in-person event. Virtual participation is not offered.
  • Welcome kit and food (lunch + tea for 3 days) are included in registration.
  • Registration fee including 18% GST:
IEEE Member Not IEEE Member
Student Rs. 354 Rs. 590
Professional Rs. 590 Rs. 1180


Registration process:


Pay registration fee as per your category using IMPS/NEFT to the following account and save transaction receipt.

  • Account Name: IEEE Gujarat Section
  • Account Number: 10307643269
  • Bank-Branch: SBI, Infocity Branch, Ground Floor, Infocity, Gandhinagar
  • IFSC: SBIN0012700


Keep soft copy of the following items ready before filling the registration form:

  • Student ID, in case you are a student
  • IEEE Membership noumber, in case you are a member of IEEE
  • Transaction receipt
  • Payment details: your account no. & name, transaction reference number & date


Fill the registration form here:


For students: a limited number of budget/hostel accommodations at a subsidized cost can be made available on sharing basis on request. Please contact Accommodation Team (Mr. Tejas Patel: +91-9712802533) to book the accommodation. Aadhar Card will be required at the time of availing accommodation.

For professionals: The accommodation team may help in booking/finding a suitable stay.