Atul Krishna Gupta has held many positions as Research & Development Executive in companies such as Syntiant, Macom, Inphi (now Marvell) and Gennum (now Semtech). He has over 25 years of experience in delivering all aspects of systems from IC design to software support. He has made contributions to various forums such as IEEE, SMPTE and OIF. Two technical Emmy Awards were granted to two companies for the technical work he led in the past. He was awarded with the Employee of the year award and Excellence in R&D award at Gennum. Atul holds over 20 patents. Currently, his research interests are in the field of Battery Management Systems (BMS) where he is finding ways to use AI to make Electrical Vehicles (EV) safer and last longer. He has received his B.Tech degree in Electrical Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, India and MS degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from University of Calgary, Canada.

Dr. Sivaprasad Nandyala worked in Eaton Research Labs as Lead Engineer (Data Science) at Eaton India Innovation Center, Pune, India. Prior to Eaton, he worked in companies like Tata Elxsi, Wipro Technologies, Analog Devices & Ikanos Communications in multiple technology areas. Dr. Nandyala has over 35+ research publications, 1 patent grant and 6 patents under review. He obtained his Ph.D. in Speech Processing from NIT Warangal, India. He was an ERASMUS MUNDUS scholarship holder from the European government for his Postdoctoral Research at Politecnico di Milano (POLIMI), Italy.