Kengatharaiyer Sarveswaran

BSc (Hons) in Computer Science from University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka [2006]
MSc in Computer Science (Pending) from University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka [2011]
Certified Localization Professional
MIEEE



Work History

Present :
Lecturer, Department of Computer Science, University of Jaffna. [From : October 2011]
E-Learning Consultant, University of Jaffna, Sri Lanka [From : January 2010]
Chairman - Programme Committee, Internet Society Sri Lankan Chapter
Online Tutor/Mentor, The Centre for Open and Distance Learning, University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka

Past :
Executice Committee member of Internet Society Sri Lankan Chapter [2011-2012]
Systems Engineer at LK Domain Registry [From : May 2010 - October 2011]
Visiting Lecturer, ATI Jaffna, Sri Lanka [June 2011 - August 2011]
Systems Engineer at Department of Computer Science and Engineering, University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka. [November 2007 - December 2010]
Computer Instructor at Department of Computer Science and Engineering, University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka. [June 2006 - October 2007]
TechLead, Felidae (Pvt) Ltd, Sri Lanka [January 2009 - October 2010]
Visiting Lecturer, ICBT Campus, Mount Lavinia, Sri Lanka [January 2009 - May 2009]
Visiting Lecturer, WinSYS Pvt Ltd, Sri Lanka [August 2009 - January 2010]
LearnOrg LMS / MIS developer, Universtiy of Moratuwa. [June 2006 - November 2010]
Examinar, The Centre for Open and Distance Learning, University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka [From : 2011 March]


Publications

Research paper publications
  • Scalable Fault Tolerant Architecture for Complex Event Processing Systems, H.C. Randika, H.E.Martin, D.M.R.R. Sampath, D.S. Metihakwala, K. Sarveswaren, M. Wijekoon, International Conference on Advances in ICT for Emerging Regions (ICTer2010), Colombo. (ieeexplore id=5643265)
  • ‘Challenges in developing MIS – Case from Government sector’, Kengatharaiyer Sarveswaran, Samudaya Nanayakkara, Prasad Perera, Asoka Perera, Shantha Fernando, e-Asia 2009 : Asia’s Premier ICT Event, Colombo, Sri Lanka. 2009.
  • ‘Tamil Localisation Process – A case study’, K.Sarveswaran, Gihan Dias, Tamil Internet Conference - 2009, Germany.
  • ‘Role Based Competency Modeling for e-Learning Content Development’, Sarveswaran K., Shantha Fernando., International Information Technology Conference (IITC) - 2008, Colombo.
  • ‘An adaptive technique for Tamil Handwritten character recognition’, Sarveswaran K., Ratnaweera D., International Conference on Advanced Intelligent and Advanced Systems 2007, Malaysia [ieeexplore id = 4658365].
  • ‘A Successful growth of the E-Learning System at University of Moratuwa’, Sarveswaran K., Fernando MSD, Perera GIUS, ERU Symposium 2007, University of Moratuwa, Sri Lanka.
  • ‘Pulam Peyarvaal pulam peyarum thamizhi peyarkal’, Balachandren G., Sarveswaran K., 10th World Tamil Cultural Conference 2007, Malaysia.
Conferences, workshops and Training

Software Manual book Publications
  • Author, Moodle Teacher Guide (In Tamil), University of Moratuwa publications, Sri Lanka. ISBN : 978-955-9027-28-7 [2008]
  • Author, Moodle student Guide (In Tamil), University of Moratuwa publications, Sri Lanka. ISBN : 978-955-9027-29-4 [2008]
  • Co-Author, Joomla! User Manual, University of Moratuwa publications, Sri Lanka. ISBN : 978-955-9027-25-6 [2008]
  • Co-Author, Mozilla Firefox User Guide, University of Moratuwa publications, Sri Lanka. [2008]
  • Co-Author, Mozilla Thunderbird, University of Moratuwa publications, Sri Lanka. [2008]

Conduct lectures on Following subject areas at University of Motatuwa, Sri Lanka
  • Database Management Systems
  • Computer Networking
  • Linux and Windows Systems administration
  • Web development
  • VoIP and Internet technologies
  • Localisation
  • e-Learning
Supervise / co-supervise 4th year and 3rd year undergraduate projects
  • Scalable Fault Tollerant Architecture for Complex Event Processing
  • Field selection Module for LMS
  • Unicersal Localizer
  • Lith - A light weight calender

Professional qualifications and Memberships :

Certified Localisation Professional (CLP)  [2009]
Localisation Member of The Centre of Excellence in Localised Applications, University of Motatuwa. [From 2008]
Associate Member of TILP [from 2009]
General Committee member of INFITT [from 2009]
Founding member, ISoC Sri Lanka
Founding member, Nudpam.
Founding member, Yarl IT Hub.


Other activities

Localisation Projects
  • Skoool Localisation project. [2011-Present]
  • Skoool Healthcare Localisation project. [2011-Present]
  • LAKapps Project , Funded by ICTA Sri Lanka [2007-2008]
  • RAP, Funded by ICTA Sri Lanka [2008-2009]
  • ISIF Project, Funded by Information Society Innovation Fund. [2009-2010]
  • LLC Awareness Program, Funded by LK Domain Registry [2010-2011]
  • Contributor : SLS1326 standard committee, ICTA, Sri Lanka
  • Contributor : IDN task force and DNSSEC, LK Domain Registry

Consultancy services
  • IT System and Network audit - National Library of Sri Lanka - 2008
  • TEC Member (Tamil Font Rules) ICTA, Sri Lanka. 2010
  • Government website localisation reviewer, ICTA, Sri Lanka. 2009-2010

International and National recognitions

l10N Committer, Mozilla Foundation
l10N Committer, Joomla! Organization
l10N Commiter, Moodle Organization
GSoC 2008 student member
Forum Moderator, Joomla! Organization
International editor, Joomla! Magazine
Executive Member - ISOC - Sri Lanka Chapter
Chair of Work Group 3 - Tamil IDN of INFITT [from July 2010 - December 2010]
Executive Council Member of Tamil Heritage Foundation (THF) [from 2008]



Catch me on

Workshops, Seminars conducted (incomplete list)

2008

Local Lanaguage Computing Training at University of Moratuwa
Local Lanaguage Computing Training at St' Silverster College, Kandy
Local Lanaguage Computing Training at Kotmale Community Centre
Local Lanaguage Computing Training at Ramanathan Hindu Ladies College, Colombo

Advance Linux Networking - 1 at University of Moratuwa
Advance Linux Networking - 2 at University of Moratuwa
LAMP workshop for Staff at University of Moratuwa

Moodle workshop for Management Information Technology staff, University of Moratuwa

2009

Joomla! workshop for Nanasala Operators at ICTA
LAMP workshop for staff of Defence at University of Moratuwa
Web Security for staff of Defence at University of Moratuwa
Local Lanaguage Computing Training at Zahira College, Kalmunai
Local Lanaguage Computing Training at AlAshraq National School, Ninthavur
Local Lanaguage Computing Training at Wesley High School, Kalmunai
Local Lanaguage Computing Training at St Vincent’s Girls High School, Batticaloa
Local Lanaguage Computing Training at Nenasala, Batticaloa
Local Lanaguage Computing Training at Zone Computer Resource Center, Kalmunai
Local Lanaguage Computing Training at St Michael’s College, Batticaloa
Local Lanaguage Computing Training at National College of Education, Addalachenai
Joomla workshop at CRC, Battocaloa

2010

PHP and MySQL development for IT Lecturers at APIIT
Workshop on e-Learning, Online BBM Student, University of Jaffna
Seminar on Lanaguage Computing, J/Methodis Girls High School, Pointpedro (14th Sepember 2010)
Seminar on Lanaguage Computing, J/Nelliyady Central College, Pointpedro (14th September 2010 )
Seminar on Lanaguage Computing, J/Udupiddy American Mission College, Vadamaradchi (14th September 2010)
Seminar on Lanaguage Computing, J/Mahajana College, Tellipalai (15th September 2010)
Seminar on Lanaguage Computing, J/Manipay Hindu College (15th September 2010 )
Seminar on Lanaguage Computing, J/ St John’s College, Jaffna (15th September 2010)
Seminar on Lanaguage Computing, J/Jaffna College, Vaddukodai (16th September 2010)
Seminar on Lanaguage Computing, J/Kokuvil Hindu College (16th September 2010)
Seminar on Lanaguage Computing, J/Jaffna Hindu Ladies College (17th September 2010)
Seminar on Lanaguage Computing, J/Vembadi Girls High School ( 28th September 2010)
Seminar on Lanaguage Computing, ATI, Jaffna
Workshop on Joomla!,  J/Nelliyady Central College, Pointpedro
Workshop on Joomla!, J/Mahajana College, Tellipalai
Workshop on Joomla!,  J/Manipay Hindu College
Workshop on Joomla!,  J/ St John’s College, Jaffna
Workshop on Joomla!,  J/Jaffna College, Vaddukodai
Workshop on Joomla!,  J/Kokuvil Hindu College
Workshop on Joomla!,  J/Jaffna Hindu Ladies College
Workshop on Joomla!,  J/Vembadi Girls High School
Workshop on Joomla!,  ATI, Jaffna

2011

Joomla! workshop for Island zonal teachers at Sanmarka Vidyalayam, Jaffna
July 17-18, Joomla! workshop for Nothern province ISA, CRC managers and ICT Teachers, Vavuniya.

2012

Joomla! workshop for University staff, University of Jaffna.
PHP workshop for Northern Province ICT teachers, Organized by Provincial Education Department.
Workshop on Web development for ICT Teachers (Before the web development competition), CRC, Puloly.
Workshop on Web development for ICT Teachers (Before the web development competition), Sanmarka Vidyalayam.