Dr Kavi Mahesh


Indian Institutes of Information Technology

Dr. Kavi Mahesh is the Director of the Indian Institute of Information Technology, Dharwad. Previously, he was the Dean of Research at PES University, Director of the World-Bank funded Research Centre for Knowledge Analytics and Ontological Engineering - KANOE and a Professor of Computer Science. His areas of interest are knowledge management, analytics, epistemology, ontology, and text processing. He has three US patents and has published two books, 16 book chapters and 80 papers. He was earlier with Oracle Corporation, USA and New Mexico State University and has consulted in the area of Knowledge Management with Infosys, Hewlett Packard and United Nations. He holds an M. Tech. in Computer Science from the Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay (1989) and an MS (1991) and a PhD (1995) in Computer Science from Georgia Institute of Technology, USA Dr. Kavi Mahesh, Director, IIIT (Triple-IT) Dharwad