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Professor Sadagopan is an educator, educational administrator, researcher, consultant and an outstanding communicator – all rolled into one. He is the Founder Director of the Indian Institute of Information Technology, Bangalore (iiit-b) since 1999. Earlier he had taught at IIT Kanpur and IIM Bangalore – (the Best Engineering School and the Best Business School in India), for two decades. Moreover, he had also taught at IIT - Madras, India, Rutgers - New Jersey, USA, and AIT - Bangkok, Thailand for up to one full year, in addition to short term visits to MIT, Stanford, Purdue, and U Washington in USA; Nijenrode in Europe; RMIT, UNSW and UWS in Australia; NUS and Temasek in Singapore; and ADBI, UNU and Nagaoka in Japan. some of the best universities around the world. He has authored two textbooks - Management Information Systems (Prentice Hall 1995) and ERP - A Managerial Perspective (Tata McGraw Hill 1999). He has contributed chapters to several books – Handbook of Information Systems (Academic Press 2002), Business Process Reengineering – Advancing the state-of-the-art, (Kluwer 1999), Management Perspectives (Macmillan, 1999) and Saket InfoTech Handbook (Saket, 1999)

His publications have appeared in several international journals including IEEE Transactions, European J of Operational Research, J of Optimization Theory & Applications, Naval Research Logistics, Simulation, Decision Support Systems, ACM Ubiquity etc., He is a referee for several journals and serves on the editorial boards of many journals.

Professor consults extensively to some of the largest private & public sector corporations in India, in Computing, Communications, Software, Automotive, Oil and Power industries as well as social sector. He is a member of the Board of Directors of several private and public sector corporations; he is also a member of the Board of Studies of several Universities.

He has travelled across all the continents and writes frequently on all aspects of Information Technology addressing a wide range of audience that includes students, educators, researchers, policy makers and the general public.

He was a Fulbright Scholar in 1995 and his name is listed in Marquis’s Who's Who in the World since 1997. He is Member of the ACM, IEEE – Computer Society and AIS; he is a Life Member of the Computer Society of India and represents India in the TC9 Sub-committee of the International Federation of Information Processing Societies (IFIP)

Professor Sadagopan writes frequently on several aspects of IT in the columns of India’s leading newspapers - Times of India & Economic Times and IT magazines - Computers Today, Dataquest & CIO India Magazine.