Head of Dept
Dr. Sameerchand Pudaruth is a Senior Lecturer and Head of the ICT Department at the University of Mauritius. He is a Senior member of IEEE, founding member of the IEEE Mauritius Subsection and the current Vice-Chair of the IEEE Mauritius Section. He is also a member of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM). His research interests are Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Data Science, Machine Translation, Computer Vision, Robotics, Mobile Applications, Web Technologies, Multimedia, Blockchain and Information Technology Law. He has written more than 50+ papers for national & international journals and conferences. He has been in the organising committee of many successful international conferences such as Africon 2013, IST Africa 2014, Africon 2015, ICCCS 2015, BigData 2015, DIPECC 2015, Africhi 2016, Emergitech 2016, NextComp 2017, ISCMI 2017, Mauritian Academic Conference 2018, icABCD 2018, Mauricon ICONIC 2018, icABCD2019, NextComp 2019, icABCD2020, Elecom 2020 and Mauricon ICONIC 2020. He has also written a book entitled, 'Python in One Week'. He is a reviewer for IEEE Access and Environment, Systems and Decisions (Springer) journals, amongst many others.