Inflections in Computing

A lecture series in honor of Hari Sahasrabuddhe, a pioneer in Computer Science Education in India to be delivered by people who have made pioneering advances in the theory and practice of computing.


Any field of human endeavor is typically punctuated with major shifts in principles and metaphors that apply. Often these changes can be attributed to individuals, who through their insight and enterprise bring about paradigmatic changes in the theory and practice of that domain. This lecture series is intended to bring the young minds at IIT Kanpur in contact with such pioneers in the domain of computing, for interaction, understanding and inspiration.

The lecture series is sponsored by Mr. N. R. Narayana Murthy, a distinguished alumnus of IIT Kanpur