Milestones 2015

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The Fifth International Conference on Fuzzy and Neural Computing (FANCCO) - 2015 was organized at IDRBT. Renowned academicians, international researchers, industry experts, students from across the globe took part in the conference. The 3-day conference was preceded by a one-day tutorial on December 16, 2015 on topics pertaining to Fuzzy Neural Computing. December 17-19, 2015
IDRBT signed MoU with NIT Warangal December 16, 2015
The Fifth IDRBT Doctoral Colloquium was held at IDRBT. Prof. P. J. Narayanan, Director, International Institute of Information Technology, Hyderabad inaugurated the Colloquium. In his inaugural address, he focused attention on "Research in the Digital Era". Eighteen research scholars from various reputed institutions like IISc., ISI, IITs, IIMs, IIITs, NITs participated in the Colloquium. The Colloquium included keynote talk by Prof. Biplav Srivasatava, Senior Researcher, IBM on "Open Data for Financial Innovations in the Developing World". December 10-11, 2015
The Tenth CISO Forum Meet was held at IDRBT, Hyderabad. November 23, 2015
The 5th Bank Executive Programme for Senior Executives of Banks was held at IIBF, Mumbai.

The faculty of IIBF, NIBM and IDRBT held sessions on issues pertaining to the Banking Sector, HR and Talent Management, Credit Risk Management, Operational Risk, Investment Policy, Funds and Investment, Mobile Banking, Emerging Technologies, Standards and Best Practices, IT Business Alignment, Information Security, Payment and Settlement Systems, etc. A panel discussion was moderated by Executive Directors of Banks.
November 16-21, 2015
The First CIO Forum Meet held at IDRBT, Hyderabad. October 24, 2015
62nd Governing Council Meeting held at IDRBT, Hyderabad. October 24, 2015
The Eleventh IDRBT Banking Technology Excellence Awards was held at IDRBT. Dr. Raghuram G. Rajan, Governor, Reserve Bank of India & Visitor, IDRBT was the chief guest on this occasion. The Governor addressed the bankers and gave away awards to the best banks.

On this occasion, the Governor inaugurated the Centre for Open Source Systems; released a book on Banking Technology in India - Current Status and Future Trends; and launched the Indian Banks' CIO Forum.

Shri H. R. Khan, Deputy Governor, Reserve Bank of India & Chairman, IDRBT delivered the Opening Remarks and released a handbook on IT Vendor Management - Principles and Practices.

At the event, the IDRBT and the National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to facilitate research collaboration.

Top management of RBI, CMDs of banks, GC members of IDRBT, CIOs and other dignitaries attended the event.
October 23, 2015
The Ninth CISO Forum Meet was held at UCO Bank, Kolkata. August 21, 2015
61st Governing Council Meeting held at IDRBT, Hyderabad. July 28, 2015
IDRBT organizes the Seminar on IT Governance for the Directors of Banks. Thirty Directors from both the public and private sector banks attended the programme. July 27-28, 2015
The Eighth CISO Forum Meet held at NPCI, Mumbai. June 18, 2015
60th Governing Council Meeting held at IDRBT, Hyderabad. April 24, 2015
The Fifth Conference of CIOs (IT Heads) of Banks was held at IDRBT. Twenty nine IT chiefs of various banks participated in the 2-day event.

Eminent experts in the areas of banking, IT and cyber security explained the new emerging trends and challenges in Banking Technology. The participants also visited the Institute's labs wherein the faculty of IDRBT gave an overview of the current research activities undertaken and their benefits to the Banking & Financial Sector.
April 17-18, 2015
IDRBT achieved yet another milestone as NEFT crossed 100 Million transactions. March 31, 2015
IDRBT has been bestowed the status of Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (SIRO) by the Department of Scientific and Industrial Research, Ministry of Science and Technology, Government of India. March 18, 2015
The Seventh CISO Forum Meet held at IDRBT. March 09, 2015
59th Governing Council Meeting held at IDRBT, Hyderabad. January 23, 2015