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Goals: To conduct seminars, workshops, and other events pertaining to all aspects of electronic circuits and systems

Events - 2018
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IEEE WINTECHCON - 2018: Women's Technical Conference
Objective: To provide opportunities to women technology leaders from India to present their work in an external forum
Theme: Designing the Future Electronic Systems & Applications

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Organized by: IEEE CAS Bangalore Chapter; In cooperation with IEEE Bangalore Section and IEEE WiE Council (IEEE Women in Engineering), Bangalore
Date: 28 September 2018 (Friday)
Time: 9.00 AM - 5.00 PM
Venue: Bangalore (place to be announced)


Participating Companies:

WINTECHCON - 2018 Participants

Sponsorship Opportunity: Companies that wish to sponsor the conference may contact Antaash Sheikh (

Registration: The conference is open to both IEEE/IEEE-CAS/IEEE WiE members and non-members.

Preliminary registration:
All those who wish to participate as Authors, or for Project Demo, or as Delegates, or as Sponsors, or as Volunteers should first register online at and enter all relevant details before June 29 (extended from June 15). All those registered will be intimated subsequently on further details. Participants are expected to make their own travel, stay and transport arrangements.


Paper Submission:
Paper Submissions are now open! Please use the following steps to submit your work to WinTechCon-2018 till July 15.

Submission Guidelines:

  • Paper submission for WINTECHCON-2018 is processed through EasyChair. If you do not already have an account on EasyChair, you must first create one for yourself on
Regular paper submission Demo projects
  • If you wish to submit a proposal for a DEMO, you must submit a set of foils in the format specified below. Convert your Power Point foils to PDF and upload before July 15.
  • PPT Template can be downloaded here.
Please note:
  • File size should not exceed 5MB.
  • All the coauthors must be shown in the initial submission. No further authors can be added for selected papers.
  • Submissions close on 15 July 2018, and all authors will be notified on the status of acceptance.
  • Final submissions for the selected papers will be activated with notification.

Call for Papers:

  • Women professionals from technology industries (semiconductor/hardware/software) and women teachers/students from engineering colleges may submit papers.
  • The principal author and the presenter of the paper must be a woman engineer.
  • It is mandatory to adhere to the theme.
  • Each paper must be at most 6 pages in length, in IEEE conference format, including figures and tables. The papers will be reviewed by a committee and authors of selected papers will be invited to present their papers. In addition to papers, there will be provision to demonstrate software/hardware projects developed by women. Projects that address humanitarian issues and women's issues through technology are also welcome.
  • High-quality manuscripts that describe work carried out by the authors in the areas of the conference mentioned below may be submitted no later than July 15.
  • Please do not submit survey papers or tutorials.
  • The manuscript must be submitted in PDF format and must be set in IEEE Conference format and must be within a limit of 6 A4 sheets in double column format and 10-point.
  • Templates may be downloaded from:

  • The primary author of the paper must be a woman.
  • If a manuscript is accepted for presentation, the authors will be expected to also submit a final version of the manuscript as well as a set of foils that will be presented at the conference.
  • The presenting author of the paper must also be a woman.
  • The papers and foils will be made available to all attendees of the conference and will also receive high visibility through IEEE CAS Bangalore.

Areas of the conference: The conference will deal with design, IP, verification, test, software and systems aspects of the following areas. Papers and project demos are being sought in each of these areas.

  • IOT: Industrial, Medical and Wearables
  • Automotive : Radar, Safety, HEV
  • Smart Energy
  • Computing - Hyperscale, Cloud, Cognitive, Mobile edge, Quantum
  • Artificial Intelligence and Data Analytics
  • Personal Electronics

Steering Committee:

  • Roopashree H.M., Texas Instruments (Chair)
  • C.P. Ravikumar, Texas Instruments (Advisor)
  • Viji Ranganna, Qualcomm
  • Rituparna Mandal, Media Tek
  • Sumedha Limaye, Intel
  • Jaya Singh, Texas Instruments
  • Parvathi Rachakonda, IBM

Technical Committee: (Under Construction)

  • Rittu Sachdev, Texas Instruments
  • Neha Prabhu, Texas Instruments
  • Juby Jose, Intel
  • Ranjini M, Texas Instruments
  • Anjana Ghosh, Canon
  • Dr. Seema Chopra, Boeing
  • Chaitra M Bhat, IBM
  • Divya K Konoor, IBM

Organizing Committee: (Under Construction)

  • Mitu Misha, Texas Instruments
  • Suhasini Singh, Texas Instruments
  • Antaash Sheikh, Texas Instruments
  • Annapurna Patil, IEEE WiE, Bangalore
  • Deepa Shenoy, IEEE WiE Bangalore
  • Sidhartha Mohanty, Intel

Important Dates:

June 15Indicate interest in participation
July 15Deadline for submission of papers
Aug 1Online Registration begins
Aug 28Communication to authors
Sep 15Deadline for registration
Sep 28Conference