Alumni Information

Name of the Alumnus: Akshay Potnis
Degree from PVG’s COET, Pune B.E.(Information Technology), PVG’s COET, SPPU, Pune, 9th  Rank, 2014 ,MS(Human Computer Interaction) from University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

Brief information about the current position / designation : 
Interaction Designer, Google, California.

  • Providing mentorship and consultancy for the UX path at the UMSI bachelors program. Conducting design jams, info sessions as well as guiding more than 12 client driven project teams.
  • Co founder and UX/UI lead on a product in India that helps people cherish friendships by giving them more reasons to meetup, get out and have fun with their loved ones
  • Working on user education in products that focus on users in emerging markets. Conceptualizing a framework and unconventional techniques combining UI, marketing and support for organically embedding learning into design
  • Worked on prototyping and branding of a visualization system – An early warning system for academic advisors in University of Michigan used to detect trends and improve the academic performance of students.
  • Led the design team on the need finding, visioning and visual design of a web app providing democratic and collaborative group travel planning.
  • Worked on redesigning and development of all media interfaces for the Kpoint Android app. Initiated UX driven development processes to increase the viewership of KPoint enterprise video & learning platform.
  • Graduate Student Assistant for UX Capstone for Bachelors program and Contextual Inquiry.
  • Filed a patent for Two wheeler mounted sustainable charging system.
  • Winner of Nutanix & 3M Design Jam.
  • Best outgoing student of year | University of Pune 2014
  • General Proficiency for standing 1st all 4 years | University of Pune, 2014
  • Accolades for direction. story writing and music direction in one act theatrical plays | Pune 2013
Name of Alumnus: Neha Kulkarni
Degree from PVG’s COET, Pune B.E.(Information Technology), PVG’s COET, SPPU, Pune, 5th  Rank, 2015, Gate Score:36, M.E. ( Computer Engineering ) , P.I.C.T., SPPU, Pune,

Brief information about the current position/designation : 
Software Engineer at SAS
Research and Development India,Pvt Ltd.

Name of Alumnus: Anshul Abhang

Brief information about the current position/designation : 

  • A visionary entrepreneur with substantial experience in the business arena. Well known Risk Management expert and an widely recognized keynote speaker. Has written books on Cyber Security as well as disruptive technologies and business strategy. An Innovator with social impact technology expertise.
  • Founder of FLUXONIX Group based out of India comprising of multiple group companies primarily focusing on Technology. An adviser on public policy, conflict resolutions and international public affairs. Mentor to various businesses and start-ups for a sustainable growth and lucrative exists.
Name of Alumnus: Shivraj Gawade

Current position/designation :
–  Selected and joined as Lieutenant in Indian army .

Name of Alumnus: Pushhyamitra Navare

Current position/designation :

  • Chief R & D Engineer at Kpoint Technology,Boston Area,USA.

Name of Alumnus: Pranali Mahadik

GRANT RECIEVED  OF RS 2,40,000 FROM SPPU FOR BCUD ASPIRE PROPOSAL

“Implementation of wearable Defense System for womens security using wireless sensor network and analyzing sensitive areas

Research Proposal Number: 18TEC000100

Publication:

BOOK:

  1. A book on “Software Defined Networks” (BE Computer) according to University of Pune syllabus published by Nirali Publication,Pune. ISBN 978-93-5164-900-7
  2. A book on “Microprocessor” (BE Computer) according to University of Pune syllabus published by Nirali Publication,Pune. ISBN 978-93-5164-900-7

Patent Information: (Total 3)

PATENT 1 :- WEARABLE SAFETY JACKET FOR PERSONAL SAFETY AND  SECURITY

  • Publication date 2018/12/28
  • Patent office IN
  • Patent number 52/2018
  • Application number 201821034296 A

PATENT 2:- PET CARE MANAGEMENT SYSTEM AND METHOD

  • Publication date 2018/12/28
  • Patent office IN
  • Patent number 52/2018
  • Application number 201821034271 A

PATENT 3:- EMERGENCY VEHICLE ROUTE MANAGEMENT SYSTEM AND METHOD

  • Publication date 2019/06/21
  • Patent office IN
  • Patent number 25/2019
  • Application number 201921015987 A

Alumni Contribution

Academic Year 2017-18

  1. Interactive Session with SE Students
Sr.No. Name of Alumni
1 Shreejit Joshi
2 Ashok Chaudhari
.3 Akshay Kokane
4 Sagar Waghmare
  1. Guest Lectures
Sr. No. Name Topic Date Class
1 Prajakta Borate SAP 23/09/2017 TE
2 Shrijeet Joshi Agile Process Development 09/09/2017 TE
3 Akhay Kokane Dual Booting 19/06/2017 SE
4 Akhay Kokane Smart waste management using IOT 06/07/2017 SE

Alumni Meet 2017-18