Talks and Conferences

Lectures and Invited Talks

  • IEEE CIS Summer School at IIIT Allahabad, “High Rate/High Definition Data in Self-driving Cars” (11th August, 2019)
  • Universitas Budi Luhur, Jakarta, “Artificial Intelligence and its Applications in Robotics” and “Autonomous Vehicles” (17th-19th July, 2019)
  • Global Academy of Technology Bangalore, “Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning in Robotics” (1st­­­3rd July, 2019)
  • Mercedez Benz Research and Development India, Bangalore, Simultaneous Localization and Mapping (14th March, 2019)
  • JK Institute Allahabad, “Leveraging the power of Machine Learning in Robotics” (25th February, 2019)
  • Vignan University, “Robot Motion Planning” (17th December, 2018)
  • Universitas Budi Luhur, Jakarta (online) “Some buzzwords for Machine Learning in the medical domain” and “Machine Learning in Robotics” (18-19th October, 2018)
  • Indian Railways Institute of Transport Management (IRITM), Lucknow, “Artificial Intelligence Problems in Railways” (5th October, 2018)
  • Quantum University Roorkee, “Mobile Robotics: From School Projects to Real Life” (21st September, 2018)
  • IIIT Naya Raipur, “Making more out of your robotics school projects”, (9th February, 2018)
  • NIT Raipur, “Motion Planning in Robotics”, (9th February, 2018)
  • Communication Connect at IIIT Allahabad, “Academic Writing” (27th October, 2017)
  • Shri Ramswaroop Memorial University, “Mission Planning for Mobile Robotics” (5th October, 2017)
  • All India Student, Young Professional and Women in Engineering Congress at IIIT Allahabad “Mission Planning for Mobile Robotics” (29th September, 2017)
  • IEEE Computer Society India Symposium 2017 “3D Object Recognition with PCL” (18th March, 2017)
  • Manipal University Jaipur “Machine Learning for Vision” (22nd January, 2017)
  • Kendriya Vidyalaya, “Robotics Programming, Android and Python” at 2nd Spell of In-Service Course for PGT (CS) (25th December and 27th December, 2016).
  • IIITM Gwalior “Mobile Robotics” at Infotsav 2016 (12th November, 2016).
  • TEDxIIITA, “Towards Apocalypse of Human Driving and Re-Shaping Futuristic Transportation Systems” (31st January, 2016).
  • IIT Bombay, “"Motion Planning for Multiple Autonomous Vehicles"”, (13th November, 2014).
  • Plenary talk on “Motion Planning for Multiple Autonomous Vehicles” at the annual flagship conference of the IEEE Intelligent Transportation Systems Society in 2014 at Qingdao, China (9th October, 2014).
  • First SERB Summer School in Robotics at IIIT Allahabad “Robot Motion Planning: Approaches and Research Issues” (12th June, 2014)
  • IIITM Gwalior, ““A* algorithm with applications to Robot Path Planning””, (21st February, 2014).  
  • B.M.A.S. College of Engineering, Agra, “Artificial Intelligence: Introduction and Motivation", (11th August, 2010).
  • Lectures on Data Structures and Algorithms for training program Training for Professionals, IIITM Gwalior (February, 2009 and October, 2009).

Major Workshops/Conferences Attended

  • IEEE Congress on Evolutionary Computation, Wellington, New Zealand, 10-13 June 2019.
  • IEEE Conference on Simulation, Modelling and Programming for Autonomous Robots, Brisbane, Australia, 16-19 May 2018.
  • IEEE World Congress on Computational Intelligence, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, July 8-13, 2018.
  • Path Planning and Navigation for Robotics under GIAN, IIT Delhi, 3rd – 8th January, 2018.
  • Japan-East Asia Network of Exchange for Students and Youths (JENESYS) program at different places in Japan from 24th September to 4th October, 2016.
  • 2016 IEEE World Congress on Computational Intelligence, Vancouver, Canada, July 24-29, 2016.
  • 17th International IEEE Conference on Intelligent Transportation Systems, Qingdao, China, October 8-11, 2014.
  • 2012 IEEE Intelligent Vehicles Symposium, Alcalá de Henares, Spain, June 3-7, 2012.
  • 10th IEEE International Conference on Cybernetic Intelligent Systems, Docklands, London, September 1, 2011.
  • Commonwealth, Human Rights and Democracy, Common, Association of Commonwealth Universities, Cumberland Lodge, Windsor, March 11-13, 2011.
  • Frontiers of Research on Speech and Music (FRSM 2009) , ITC Sangeet Research Academy, Kolkata; CDAC, Kolkata; Sir C V Raman Centre for Physics and Music, Jadavpur University, Kolkata; BIT Mesra; ABV Indian Institute of Information Technology and Management, Gwalior, Dec 15-16, 2009
  • Indo-US Workshop on System of Systems Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, Kanpur, India, Oct 26-28, 2009
  • Springer International Conference on Contemporary Computing (IC3), Jaypee Institute of Information Technology University & University of Florida, Noida, India, Aug 17-19, 2009
  • IEEE International Advanced Computing Conference (IACC), Patiala, India, March 6-7, 2009
  • National Symposium on Acoustics (NSA), Acoustic Society of India (ASI) & Naval Science and Technological Laboratoy (NSTL), Vishakapatnam, December 22-24, 2008
  • 7 day "National Workshop on Computational Neuroscience" (CNSW-2008), Singhad Institute of Business Administration and Computer Application (SIBACA), Lonavala, 23-28 June, 2008.

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Dr. Rahul Kala
Assistant Professor,
IIIT Allahabad,

Phone: +91 532 299 2117
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