ACM Workshop on Research Opportunities in Computer Science

About the Workshop

The goal of the ACM ROCS workshop is to raise awareness about the research opportunities available in the growing field of computer science broadly and also specifically in India. The one-day event will feature talks by leading experts across three themes: theoretical computer science, computing systems, and machine learning.

Registration, Date, and Venue

We invite undergraduate students in their pre-final / final years and postgraduate students from computer science, mathematics and related programs to apply for participation in the workshop. Interested participants can register using the link below.
Registration link.

Registration covers lunch, snacks and a participation certificate.

Registration Deadline: Apr 10, 2024
Date of Workshop: Apr 13, 2024
Venue: IIT Hyderabad.


Time Theme Speaker
9:00-9:45 Registration  
10:00-10:15 ACM India’s Research Facilitation Ponnurangam Kumaraguru
10:15-10:45 Networks Research in India Bheemarjuna Reddy
10:45-11:15 Architecture and Hardware Security Shirshendu Das
11:15-11:45 Coffee Break  
11:45-12:15 Cryptography Maria Francis
12:15-12:50 Responsible and Safe AI Ponnurangam Kumaraguru
12:50-14:10 Lunch  
14:10-14:50 Machine Learning Research Vineeth Balasubramanian, Maunendra Desarkar
14:50-15:30 Theoretical Computer Science Rameshwar Pratap
15:30-16:00 Coffee Break  
16:00-16:30 Programming Languages, Compilers and Abstractions Discussion Ashish Mishra
16:30-17:00 AMA/Panel Discussion