Technical Team

DEEPAK KRISHNAPPA

Deepak is Project Manager at C-SAG and coordinates the Agri-GIS development. Deepak brings in over 17 years of experience in Consulting, Technology Solutions, Business Development, Operations & Program Management in e-Governance/ICT and Spatial Technology domains covering Urban, Power, Police, Health, Agriculture, Transportation sectors. He has been part many key e-governance programs of India – AMRUT, Smart City, RAPDRP, CCTNS, SDI, Land Reforms. He has also worked on international projects – UAE, Namibia, Oman, USA , Germany etc,. He has bachelors in Engineering (Electronics & Communication) from SJCE, Mysore and MBA (International Business Management) from University of Wales.


RAMPRASAD R

Ramprasad R is our IT Administrator in C-SAG, an B.Sc., in Electronics affiliated to Bangalore University and pursued Post Diploma Certificate in Computing (CIC) affiliated to IGNOU University. He had undergoing Advanced Diploma in Computer Hardware & Networking (ADCHN) from Jetking Infotrain Ltd. He has pursued professional certificate courses MCPIT, CCNA, RHCE from Rooman Institute of Technologies, Bangalore. He is also Certificated Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS) from Microsoft, McAfee Web Gateway System Administration from McAfee and Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) V3 Certificated from EXIN.

He is having 14 + year’s experience of a challenging career in IT & GIS domain who started his career at ISRO (HQ) on contract, Navayuga Spatial Techologies, HP Globalsoft, WIPRO & ABB  where his skills are utilized for project completion, by carrying out the best management best practices and achieving combined organizational and personal goals in providing technology planning, design and deployment of hybrid IT infrastructure projects and delivery operations management in IT administration, Network & Security and Endpoint Security for various complex Datacentre and Cloud infrastructure environment.


R SHILPA

Shilpa is Spatial Analyst at C-SAG. Shilpa is an engineering graduate in Information Science and has 9+ years of experience in Remote Sensing & GIS domain. In recent years, she is been working in developing GIS Analytics & applications in different sectors of Agriculture, Forest and Education domain under Karnataka state flagship program “Karnataka-GIS”. She have been intensely involved in DST sponsored project of developing “National GIS Standards and Spatial framework” and “Design and functional evaluation of GIS portals”- where her role has been in undertaking Data Analytics across different portals and identifying the data and application strengths/gaps of the major International & National GIS portals, which has given an opportunity to develop deep understanding and capability in Spatial Analytics domain.She is also recipient of “Rachpudi Kamakshi Memorial Gold Medal for Young GeoSpatial Scientist” 2015, in recognition of unique work in systematic technical and knowledge assessment of various GEO PORTALS which has led to definition of multi-parametric standards for seamless GIS. Shilpa aspires to give best to C-SAG, which aims to high-level knowledge in spatial domain.


PUNATI PRAVEENA

Praveena is designated as image analyst in C-SAG for processing and analysis of various types of images acquired from different satellites and Automate image analysis tasks and process for image rectification/enhancements, image registration, feature identification/recognition, pattern recognition, change detection, image classification and analysis.She recently graduated with masters degree in GIS & RS. She has got an appreciation letter from APSTRC Ongole Depot as a part of her B.Tech final project(Prepared of GIS-Based Large Scale Bus Route Maps For Efficient Planning, Monitoring and Management of Bus Services – A Case Study on Ongole Bus Depot, Andhra Pradesh). Praveena is looking forward to challenging career at C-SAG.


RUSHYA SHRUNGESHWARA

Rushya is Spatial Analyst in C-SAG. Rushya is a M.Sc. graduate in Earth Science and Resource Management. He is having more than 10 years’ experience in GIS and Remote Sensing domain. He has worked as Team Lead in GIS applications development in Karnataka-GIS program. He is also involved in DEM generation, DEM editing, Orthorectification of Cartosat-1 data in RRSC-South. He has been involved in many agriculture sector applications like Soil Health Mission, Crop suitability, land suitability and crop survey. He is also involved in KIADB DSS application. Rushya  is highly motivated and focused and looking for making best of  opportunities for applying his skills in C-SAG.


VINAYA M

Vinaya is working as Data Analyst. Her main responsibilities include applying analytics on the data.  Vinaya has done the Masters of Technology in Computer Science and Engineering. Post her M.Tech she has worked as assistant professor for 2+ years. After that she worked at Jubilant Biosys as Junior Research Associate with Data Science team , over there her responsibilities include data preprocessing, applying analytics and building statistical models on drug related data.


ARUNKUMAR NANDAGOPAL

Arun is a GIS App Developer in C-SAG and he will be part of GIS Application Development on both Web and Mobile Platforms. He is having more than 15 Years of experience in Satellite Image Processing, Data Analytics & GIS Applications in the field of Telecom and Watershed Management. He pursued his Post Graduation in Spatial Information Technology from University of Madras and Business Management Certification from XLRI. He also have a Certification in Data Science from Microsoft. Arun is looking forward to a challenging career at C-SAG..

 


GIRISH S

Girish S is SW Development Expert in C-SAG. Girish is B.E in Computer science and with 19+ Years working in Banking, Textile & Media Industry where he has developed various Decision Support Systems. Girish loves Photography, Travelling and Trekking. At C-SAG, he looks forward to innovate and contribute innovative software tools that aid Spatial Analytics. Girish thinks C-SAG is a good opportunity and challenge for this.


VILAS H CHAVAN

Vilas is Spatial Data Expert at C-SAG,he is Post Graduate in GIS with 10+ years of experience. He began his profession at Auroville based NGO which was concentrating on Socio-environmental structure of rural development. He worked as GIS surveyor cum data analyst for Ecological Restoration program with Agriculture and Hydrology as main domain. He has been part of MNC for long time as a GIS Analyst where his role was to analyse spatial/non- spatial data for various Urban GIS development such as Property Tax, e-Governance for Municipality, Land Reformation etc. During this period, he had opportunity to be part of G2G Portal development for Karnataka State.

Also he was member of research team for defining Standard, Spatial, Framework and Technologies for National GIS. He was working as Senior GIS Analyst for K-GIS program and was part of Database Team.  C-SAG is functioning on next generation GIS and Vilas is enthusiastic to be part of it.


LALITESWAR KUMAR DAS

Laliteswar is GIS Data Expert in C-SAG. Laliteswar is a Master of Science in Geoinformatics from Birla Institute of Technology (Mesra) and has two years’ experience in GIS project. Laliteswar has previously worked with Livolink Foundation associate of Tata Trusts in Bhubaneswar. He is presently working on organising all the GIS data for Agri-GIS and other activities in C-SAG.

 

 


C HARISH

Harish is GIS Data Assistant in C-SAG. Harish has a MSc in GIS with 5+ years of experience in GIS, Remote Sensing and LiDAR & Photogrammetry. He has experience in 3D CITY MODELING, Flood Mapping, Land use planning, BMICPA cadastral Master plan for Bangalore to Mysore. Harish is passionate for GIS and with his good communication and inter-personal skills,Harish look forward to a challenging career at C-SAG.