IIIT Hyderabad has announced suspension of the course work with immediate effect on 14th-March-2020 and has made it mandatory for all undergraduate students (first year to fourth year batches) and postgraduate students (MTech first and second year batches) doing only course work to return home by 18th-March-2020; research students (MS, PhD and Dual Degree students registered for thesis credits) can choose to stay and continue their research work. Institute will announce plans for finishing the Spring semester's coursework by 20th-March-2020.

Distinguished Lectures Organized by Institute

S No. Date  Title Speaker 
1 13/11/2019 Picture Perception Prof Martin Banks
2 19/08/2019 Introduction to Speech Science with Vocal-tract Models Prof Takayuki Arai
3 14/08/2019 Applications of experimental psychology to Real world Problem  Prof Raymond M Klein
4 11/04/2017 How Data Science, Machine Learning, and AI are Transforming the Consumer Experience Dr P Anandan
5 07/03/2017 Geometry and Chaos Mahan Mj
6 09/02/2017 Is Science a 'Culture'? Feminist deconstruction of objectivity Prof Nivedita Menon
7 04/09/2017 Privacy and the Public Gaze: A Singer's Reflection Dr T M Krishna [Winner of Ramon Magsaysay Award, Social Activist and a Carnatic Music Vocalist]
8 03/04/2017 India’s Democratic Deficit: The Post-Colonial Assessment Prof Anand Teltumbde
9 27/02/2017 An AI Approach to Measuring Social Good Prof Mark S Fox
10 05/01/2017 Not human, not animal: Does India have room for the Adivasi Prof Nandini Sundar
11 02/11/2016 Navigating spaces: The role of theatre in society Padmashri Dr Neelam Mansingh Chowdhry
12 24/01/2015 Who Invented the Computer? Babbage, Atanasoff, Zuse, Turing or Von Neumann? Prof Raj Reddy
13 11/10/2014 Helping India Build its Own Houses  Prof C V R Murty
14 30/09/2014 The Call of Ayurveda for the Scientist Prof M Valiathan Ch M
15 09/01/2014 Discovery of the Higgs Boson  Prof Sridhara Rao Dasu
16 04/09/2014 White Space Networking: Integrated Sensing & Database Architecture  Dr Sumit Roy 
17 18/04/2014 Engineering Heritage of Ancient India: Historical Overview Prof R Narayana Iyengar
18 03/02/2014 Towards a Cooperative Commonwealth of Knowledge  Prof Madhav Gadgil 
19 13/12/2013 Smart Networked Systems and Societies: Research Challenges Mr Ram D Sriram
20 15/10/2012 Strengthening Democracy at grassroots in India  Dr Sandeep Pandey 
21 03/03/2012 Cyber Warfare and Cryptography Dr V K Saraswat 
22 27/01/2012 Trends in NGN and Its Issues Dr Koichi Asatani
23 29/08/2011 Neo-Liberal Assault on Education: Undoing Freedom Movement's Aspirations and Vision of the Constitution Prof Anil Sadgopal
24 30/03/2011 Open Source Open Format - Allahabad High Court Experience Justice Yatindra Singh
25 14/09/2010 Communalism and the Role of State Shri V N Rai, IPS
26 02/08/2010 Signal Processing Applications in Maternal-Fetal Healthcare Dr. V. John Mathews
27 16/07/2010 Enriched Spoken Language Processing and Applications Shrikanth Narayanan 
28 27/08/2009 Information Technology in Eye Care: Aravind Model Dr P Namperumalsamy
29 22/04/2009 Research and Higher Education: Indian Challenges Prof P Balaram
30 14/04/2009 Technological heights and human existence Shri Govind Mishra [ Sahitya Academy Award Winner for 2008 on 'Technological heights and human existence']
31 17/03/2009 Hard science problems at the core of web search Prof Prabhakar Raghavan
32 18/02/2009 Principles of Software Architecture and Design Prof Len Bass
33 10/02/2009 Global slowdown and impact on IT in India Shri Yechuri Sitaram 
34 22/11/2008 High Technology in India: Transforming a Consumer into a Producer A Paulraj 
35 20/10/2008 Dynamics of Societal Transformation Dr A P J Abdul Kalam
36 30/09/2008 IIIT-H Tenth Anniversary Distinguished Lecture Series Dr Rick Rashid, Microsoft
37 29/09/2008 Computer Science in the Future Prof John Hopcroft 
38 04/08/2008 Right to Information and Social Action Dr Sandeep Pandey 
39 24/03/2007 Research and Innovation for Survival, Sustenance and Growth Dr Prahlada
40 01/11/2007 How to Appreciate Music? Dr Mangalampalli Balamuralikrishna
41 02/11/2006 A perspective view of IT Dr Shyam G Dhande
42 29/10/2005 Challenges and Opportunities in Space Research Prof U R Rao
43 22/03/2005 Can programming be fun? Prof Watts S Humphrey
44 11/03/2005 Importance of Research for Competitiveness in IT Shri Kiran Karnik 
45 03/12/2004 To Err is Human: Computational Limits to Human Thinking and the Implications for the Design of Human Centered Interfaces Prof Raj Reddy

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