Forthcoming Events


ISiM CXO Lecture by Mr.  Mr. M.N Vidyashankar, IAS, Principal Secretary, Department of e-Governance, Karnataka                                                                                                         Read more..


COMAD 2009: Dec 9-12, Organized by ISiM                                                                      

Events in the Recent Past


Workshop on Business Process Management: 27-28 Aug '09                                          

Workshop on Business Process Management, UDream Corprate Office, Evoma Business Center, #14, Bhattrahalli, Old Madras Road, K.R Puram, Bangalore 560049, on 27-28th of Aug 2009.


ISiM Special Lecture(8) on Data Mining and Risk Management: 16  June '09

ISiM Special Lecture (8) on Data Mining and Risk Manangement by Dr. Chandrasekar. S, Officiating Director & Chair Professor, IT FORE School of Management, New Delhi: on 16th June 09 at ISiM Lecture Hall(1).


Workshop on IPR and Cyber Laws by  Dr. Prabuddha Ganguli, 13-14 June '09

Workshop on IPR and Cyber Laws by Dr. Prabuddha Ganguli, CEO, Vision-IPR, Mumbai.


ISiM Special Lecture(7) by Mr. Jatin H. Desai on 9th June 2009, 3:30PM

ISiM Special Lecture (7) on “Strategy and Innovation Management” by Mr. Jatin Desai, CEO, The DeSai Group, USA.


ISiM Special Lecture (6) by Dr. Ed Cutrell on May 08, 2009

ISiM Special Lecture (6) on Making a better Web snippet by Dr. Ed Cutrell, Researcher, Microsoft Research, Redmond, USA.



ISiM Research Colloquium(1), April 3, 2009.


Workshop on Spatial Data Infrastructure for Urban Governance Decision Making, 15-17 Mar '09.


ISiM Development Dialogue, 11th March, 2009, 3:00pm.

ISiM Development Dialogue with Dr. Jessica Wallack, Director and Ms. Shannon Stanhake, Senior Researcher, Center for Development Finance, Chennai.


ISiM Special Lecture (5) on "Next Generation Information Access"

By Dr. Mark T. Maybury, Executive Director, Mitre Corporation, USA

Jan 24, 2009 at ISiM.


InfoVision 2009- The Knowledge Summit

Jan 22-23, 2009, Bangalore


ISiM Special Lecture (4) on "Decision Making and Information Systems"

By Prof. H. Raghav Rao, Professor, University at Buffalo, State University of New York

Dec 10, 2008 at ISiM.



I-Quiz 2008: Online Quiz

Nov 28, 2008 at 11am


Capability Maturity Model (CMM), October 13-14, 2008

Mr. Srinivas Thummalapalli, Sumantrana Advisory Services Pvt. Ltd., Bangalore.


Workshop on Entrepreneurship & Management, October 11-12, 2008

Prof. Nandhini Vaidyanathan, Management Consultant.


ISiM Special Lecture (3) "More Search Vs. Search More" - a computing perspective?, October 6, 2008

Prof. S. Sadagopan, International Institute of Information Technology, Bangalore.


Workshop on Data Warehousing and Data Mining, October 4-5, 2008

Mr. Surya Putchala, BI/DW Leader, Accenture Information Management Services, Hyderabad

P. Radha Krishna, Ph. D., Data Mining Expert & IM Product Innovation, SETLabs, Infosys Technologies Limited, Hyderabad, Mr. Anoop Nambiar, Head – IM Services, SETLabs, Infosys Technologies Limited, Bangalore


Inauguration of the new building of ISiM, 20th August 2008

Inaugurated By:

Shri. N.R. Narayana Murthy Chairman and Chief Mentor, Infosys Technologies.

The Guest of Honor:

Dr. Ganesan Balachander Representative, Ford Foundation, New Delhi

Shri. N. Ravi Shanker, IAS Joint Secretary, Dept of Information Technology, Govt. of India

Presided By:

Prof. T.C Shivashankar Murthy Hon'ble vice-chancellor (acting), University of Mysore



Workshop on Machine Learning, April 21-25, 2008, Bangalore

Prof. Sargur N. Srihari, SUNY Distinguished Professor, University at Buffalo, State University of New York


InfoVision 2007 - the Knowledge Summit

December 17-18, 2007, Hotel ITC Maratha, Mumbai

Summit Theme: Social Networks, Knowledge Discovery and Innovation

Cyber Security Workshop: Overcoming the Challenges of IT Security in an ever-changing era global era

October 15-19, 2007, Informatics India, Bangalore

"InfoQuiz 2007"

Date:Online Quiz - 28th April, 2007; Stage Quiz - 3rd May, 2007

Venue:KSCA P2 Hall, Chinnaswamy Stadium, MG Road, Bangalore

Workshop on "Text Mining and Business Intelligence"

Date:5-6 March, 2007

Venue:Hotel Regalis, Mysore

Rediff Center for Indian Language Content Management (RCILCM) set up at ISiM "Brainstorming Workshop on OCR for Indian Languages"

Date:16-17 March, 2007

Venue:Hotel Regalis, Mysore

ISiM Special lecture (2) on "Web Content Mining for Automatic Integration of Web Search Source"

By Dr. Vijay V. Raghavan Distinguished Professor of Computer Science. The Center for Advanced Computer Studies, University of Louisiana at Lafayette, Lafayette,LA,USA - January 17, 2007; 11:00 A.M, Bahadur Institute of Management Science, Manasagangotri, Mysore 570006

Information & Knowledge Audit -A Practical Introduction

One - Day Management Workshop

Date:11 January, 2007

Venue:Hotel Atria, Bangalore

InfoVision 2006

The Knowledge Summit, ISiM and CII

Date:28-29 September, 2006


ISiM Foundation Stone Laying Ceremony

His Excellency Dr. T. N. Chaturvedi, Governor of Karnataka laid the foundation stone for the new building of iSIM on 27th July 2006 at a gala ceremony held at the Crawford Hall, University of Mysore.

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ISiM Special Lecture Series (1)

iSIM special lecture on “Wireless Security: Threats and Solutions”, by Dr. Srinivas Sampalli, Professor and 3M Teaching Fellow, Faculty of Computer Science, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, by Prof. K. Chidananda Gowda, Former Vice Chancellor, Kuvempu University.

ISiM Executive Training Programmes

Training Workshop on Digital Libraries for NIFT LIS Professionals, 31st July – 5th August, 2006.

The key topics of engagement in the six day Training Workshop included

  • Roadmap for NIFT Resource Centers
  • Issues and challenges of building digital libraries
  • Understanding the Digitization Process – scanning, OCRing and conversion
  • Dublin Core Metadata Standards, VRA 3.0 Standards for Visual Culture and VRA 3.0 based Cataloguing Standards for Fashion Collections
  • Mapping and cross walking between MARC 21, Dublin Core and VRA Core 3.0
  • Creating Databases in CDS/ISIS employing VRA 3.0 standards
  • Installing Green Stone Digital Library Software 2.7W and building collections of fashions
  • Converting CDS/ISIS Databases to GSDL