I C G T I Presents The highlights of ICGTI International Conference on Global Technology Initiatives (Steps towards Global Collaborative Learning) at World Education Summit 2014 • ICGTI is a multidisciplinary venture, held on 29th& 30th March every year since 2012. • An erudite event consisting of Plenary Talks, Presentation of Research works & Global Interaction on various domains of technology & science. • Self-financed venture where in the experts are invited from across the globe. • Selection of research papers is done through strict blind peer review, the recommended papers are published in the conference proceeding and selected papers are published in IJGTI (International Journal of Global Technology Initiatives) . ICGTI 2014 Theme : Ongoing Attempts & Investigations towards Radical Innovations Holding NextG Technology Seeds ICGTI 2013 Theme : Ideation & Solutions in the World of Technology ICGTI 2012 Theme : Trendsetting initiatives in the field of technology. Home Department Government of Maharashtra Vice-chancellor University of Mumbai Human Resource Development Government of India Ministry of Home Affairs Government of India Ministry of External Affairs Government of India Keynote Speech (ICGTI 2012): Green Buildings By… Prof. Rahula Attalage, Pro-Vice Chancellor, Moratowa University, Srilanka. Plenary Talk (ICGTI 2013): Future Challenges and Opportunities via Geotechnical Centrifuge Modelling By… Dr. Charles Wang Wai Ng Director of Geotechnical Centrifuge Facility, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology Clear Water Bay, Kowloon, Hong Kong Plenary Talk (ICGTI 2014): Environmental Audit and Impact Assessment. By… Dr. Andrew Chan Professor / Associate Dean, Faculty of Engineering, The University of Nottingham, Malaysia. Plenary Talk (ICGTI 2012): Communication Constrained Distributed Multi-agent Cooperation By … Dr. Lihua Xie, Nanyang technological University, Dept. of Electronics, Singapore. Keynote Speech (ICGTI 2013): Technological Challenges arising from Space Disturbances By… Dr. G. G. Sivjee Director, Space Physics Research Laboratory, U. S. A. Plenary Talk (ICGTI 2013): Autonomy of Mobile Robotics By… Dr. Danwei Wang Professor, School of Electrical & Electronic Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. Plenary Talk (ICGTI 2012): Control of Mechanical Systems: From a Single to Networks of Systems By… Dr.Ioannis Sarras, CNRS France. Plenary Talk (ICGTI 2014): Elliptic Curve Cryptography By… Dr B. K. Lande Dean, School of Engineering & Technology, Swami Rama Himalayan University, Dehradun, India. Plenary Talk (ICGTI 2014): Special Concretes By… Dr. Ananth Ramaswamy Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India. Plenary Talk (ICGTI 2014): Exergo-economic analysis and optimization of thermal systems By… Dr. Pradeep Sahoo Professor, IIT Roorkee, India Plenary Talk (ICGTI 2014): Introduction to Micromanufacturing By… Dr. Anupam Agarwal Department of Mechanical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Ropar, Punjab 14000, India. Plenary Talk (ICGTI 2014): Demystifying Big Data - What does it mean for the Future for IT ? By… Mr. Subodh Gajare Technical leader, APJC-Technical Services team , Cisco Systems. Plenary Talk (ICGTI 2014): New Materials in Structural Concrete Repairs By… Dr. Ananth Ramaswamy Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India. Plenary Talk (ICGTI 2014): Smart Grid: Issues in Cyber Security By… Dr. Faruk Kazi Professor, Department of Electrical Engineering VJTI. Plenary Talk (ICGTI 2014): Extrusion for producing Expanded Snacks By… Mr. Rajkumar Malik CEO, MALIK ENGINEERS. Plenary Talk (ICGTI 2013): Sustainable Manufacturing: Recent Developments and Future Trends By… Dr Anshu Jayal Assistant Professor Indian Institute of Technology Ropar Plenary Talk (ICGTI 2013): Antennas for Ultra wideband technology By… Dr. K. P. Ray SAMEER, Mumbai Plenary Talk (ICGTI 2013): Different mechanisms by which tumor suppressors maintain human genome integrity By… Dr. Sagar Sengupta Staff Scientist V, National Institute of Immunology, New Delhi Plenary Talk (ICGTI 2013): Theory of Constraints By… Mr. Makarand Inamdar General Manager, Supply Chain Management Reliance Industries. Plenary Talk (ICGTI 2013): Importance of Benchmark problems in Vibration Control By… Dr. Suhasini Madhekar Faculty of Civil Engineering Department, Applied Mechanics Division College of Engineering Pune. Plenary Talk (ICGTI 2013): Challenges in Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Industry By… Dr. V. N. Singh Professor, A. D. Patel Institute of Technology. Gujarat. Plenary Talk (ICGTI 2012): CO2 Sequestration in Deep Un mineable Coal Seams By… Dr. T. N. Singh Professor, Department of Earth Science IIT Mumbai Plenary Talk (ICGTI 2012): Advances in control of mobile robots By… Dr. Vrunda A. Joshi Professor, PVG's college of Engineering & Technology Paper Received Papers Accepted Papers Rejected Rejection Ratio ICGTI 2012 440 110 330 75% ICGTI 2013 310 72 238 77% ICGTI 2014 219 55 164 75% IJGTI is published by Rizvi College of Engineering, online as well as in printed form. ISSN Number (Print): 2277-6591 & (Online): 2320-1207 The journal has an Impact Factor of 0.5 rated by jifactor.org The online version of International Journal of Global Technology Initiatives (IJGTI) is available to all the reader across the globe, taking the technological innovations to every ones’ palm & laptops. Selected papers from the conference proceeding are published in the IJGTI. Multi-disciplinary Venture: the domains included in the conference cater to all core and allied branches thus providing benefit to maximum researchers and scholars. Unique Platform and a Building Block: ICGTI is a unique platform that acts as a premise to research ideas in latest fields of technology and further allows the researchers to showcase their work to the world through IJGTI. Breeding Ground for Project Ideas: with the best scholars and researchers from across the world teaming up together and involving in discussions with the students, it’s a great platform for them to get the latest ideas for their project work. Wide-ranging Exposure: A new world with new horizons is opened for the students through ICGTI, which is not confined to the limits of syllabus and curriculum. Educating Incentive: ICGTI acts as an incentive to the teachers and students to indulge in research activities as they have a platform every year to show case their ingenuous abilities.