IIIT Delhi Workshop on Center for IT and Society

Posted by Sumandro Chattapadhyay at Sep 17, 2016 02:40 PM |
A workshop on the upcoming Center for IT and Society in IIIT-Delhi was organised today, September 17, in the institute. The workshop highlights on the process of establishing a center on IT and Society, which will focus on studying relationships and impact of ICTs and Internet on society and the role that society plays in shaping them, particularly in India. The center will bring together faculty in various humanities and social sciences disciplines, and would also initiate interdisciplinary taught programme in IT and Social Sciences. Sumandro Chattapadhyay was invited to participate in this workshop.


URL: https://www.iiitd.ac.in/it-society.



  • Dheeraj Sanghi, Dean Academics, IIIT-Delhi
  • Itty Abraham, National University of Singapore
  • Ravinder Kaur, IIT Delhi
  • Aaditeshwar Seth, IIT Delhi
  • Shreekant Gupta, Delhi University
  • Satish Deshpande, Delhi University
  • Geetha Venkataraman, Ambedkar University, Delhi
  • Rohit Negi, Ambedkar University, Delhi
  • Anindya Chaudhuri, Global Development Network, Delhi
  • Vibodh Parthasarathi, Jamia Millia Islamia
  • Suboor Bakht, Heidelberg Centre South Asia, Delhi
  • Dinesh Sharma, Centre for Media Studies, New Delhi
  • Odile Henry, Centre for Social Sciences and Humanities (CSH), Delhi
  • Marine Al Dahdah, Centre for Social Sciences and Humanities (CSH), Delhi
  • Biswajit Das, Jamia Millia Islamia, Delhi
  • Deepak Kumar, Jawahar Lal Nehru University
  • Ravi Sundaram, Centre for the study of developing societies
  • Rajshree Chandra, Delhi University
  • Sumandro Chattapadhyay, The Centre for Internet and Society, Delhi
  • Dibyendu Maiti, DSE, Delhi University
  • Balaji Parthasarathy, IIIT Bangalore
  • Anirban Mondal, Shiv Nadar University
  • Ashokankur Datta, Shiv Nadar University
  • Ravi Shukla, India Development Centre, Netvision Corporation
  • Yogendra Singh (professor emeritus), Jawahar Lal Nehru University
  • Rajiv George Aricat, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
  • Arani Basu, Institute fuer Asien- und Afrikawissenschaften, Berlin
  • Arunima S Mukherjee, Health Information Systems Project
  • Pankaj Vajpayee, IIIT-Delhi
  • Raj Ayyar, IIIT-Delhi
  • Amrit Srinivasan, IIIT-Delhi
  • Akshay Kumar, IIIT-Delhi
  • Ganesh Bagler, IIIT-Delhi
  • Samaresh Chatterjee, IIIT-Delhi
  • Ponnurangam Kumaraguru, IIIT-Delhi




Sumandro Chattapadhyay

As a Director at CIS, I co-lead the researchers@work programme, and engage with academic and policy research on data governance and digital economy. I can be reached at sumandro[at]cis-india[dot]org.