Date: June 2, 2018
Place: Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan

MTH Junaidi, a freshman from the Computer Science and Engineering department at SRM University AP – Amaravati gave a lightning talk on biases in machine learning training datasets at PyCon Taiwan. PyCon Taiwan is an annual international conference organised by the Python Software Foundation at Academia Sinica in Taipei City, Taiwan. Junaidi was invited to speak on the work he did at Next Tech Lab on racial biases present in datasets used to train artificial intelligence algorithms.


The new School of Liberal Arts and Basic Sciences (SLABS) at SRM University, Amravati, AP, launched a 4-day pedagogy workshop (May 7th-10th) on best teaching practices followed in similar programs at Columbia University, NY and the University of California, Berkeley. The workshop was led by Professor Janaki Bakhle at UC. Berkeley, Professor Valentine Daniel at Columbia University, and Mr. Nalin Bakhle from Toronto.  Professor Ani Adhikari will end the 4-day workshop with a webinar on “Big Data and Data Sciences”.

Guntur MP Jayadev Galla exhorted the youth to figure out what they plan to do at least in the next two decades to position themselves accordingly now itself and to be prepared to enter the real world from the comfort of their homes where their parents would not be around to take care of them.


Mr. Khoo Teng Chye – Executive Director, Centre for Liveable Cities and Adjunct Professor at NTU, Singapore visited the SRM University Amaravati Campus on 11th April 2018 along with the Delegates & Media Persons for an interaction with the Senior Official, Faculty & Staff Members and Students.



  • October 18th: Guest lecture by Prof. Satheesh Krishnamurthy, Open University, UK on "Solar fuel to address water challenge". 4.15 pm to 5.15 pm. Tiered classroom, level 5.

  • October 23rd : Guest lecture by Dr. Raghava Murthy, Formerly Director, Earth Observations Systems, ISRO on "Small Satellites and Applications".2.30 to 5.00 pm. Tiered classroom, Level 5, Admin block.