Dr. Karunakar A Kotegar (KK)

Karunakar A Kotegar is working as a Professor & Head in Department of Computer Application, Manipal Institute of Technology of Manipal Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal India. He finished his Ph.D. in 2009 in the area of "
Scalable Video Coding" and Post-doctoral fellowship (16 months) at AIT Ireland on "Scalable Video Streaming over Peer-to-peer Networks". His research interest includes image/video processing and communication, Scalable Video Coding, Media Aware Network Elements, Multi-view Video Coding, Scalable video over Peer-to-Peer Networks, Error resilient and concealment for scalable video, stereo vision, image & video forensics. 

Dr. KK has been associated with IAESTE India since it's inception in 2012 as a President, Advisory Board https://iaeste.in/ and has served as the Deputy Director, International Collaborations at Manipal Academy of Higher Education (MAHE) for five years from 2013. He is a faculty advisor for IAESTE in MAHE and AIESEC in MAHE. 

In Jan 2019 Annual Conference at Cyprus he is elected to the Board of IAESTE A.s.b.l. (https://iaeste.org/) and serving as a Secretary.