4th International Conference on Signal and Image Processing

Invited Talk

Sitalakshmi Venkatraman, PhD in Computer Science, with a doctoral thesis titled “Efficient Parallel Algorithms for Pattern Recognition”, from National Institute of Industrial Engineering in 1993. Prior to that she was awarded MSc (Mathematics) in 1985 and MTech (Computer Science) in 1987, both from Indian Institute of Technology (Madras) and subsequently MEd from University of Sheffield in 2001.

Sita has about30 years of work experience both in industry and academics - developing turnkey projects for IT industry and teaching a variety of IT courses for tertiary institutions, in India, Singapore, New Zealand, and more recently in Australia since 2007. She is currently the Information Technology Lecturer and Discipline Leader for Business Information Systems at Melbourne Polytechnic.Shespecialises in applying efficient computing models and data mining techniques for various industry problems and recently in the e-health, e-security and e-business domains through collaborations with industry and universities in Australia. She has published seven book chapters and more than 100 research papers in internationally well-known refereed journals and conferences. Sheis a Senior Member of professional societies and editorial boards of international journals andserves as Program Committee Member of several international conferences every year.