Senior Faculty of Indian Institute of Public Administration ( New Delhi), Dr. Charru Malhotra has been awarded the ‘Best Paper Award’ (Third Prize) for the paper titled “Ethical Framework for Machine Learning” at Kaleidoscope Academic Conference-2018. Kaleidoscope event is a global annual event organized by the International Telecommunication Union (ITU), which is hailed as a world acclaimed United Nations (UN) specialized agency for Information Communication Technology (ICT). This time, it was held at Universidad Tecnológica Nacional, Santa Fe, Argentina (South America).
The highly technical conference focused on the issues and opportunities presented by Machine Learning and 5G network technologies. Almost 200 IT professionals, government officers, researchers, and academia from around 20 countries on five continents had attended this event.
The awarded paper was jointly written by Dr. Charru Malhotra(Associate Professor, e-Governance and ICT, IIPA), Vinod Kotwal (DDG, Department of Telecommunications) and Surabhi Dalal (Research Intern, India Center for Migration). The selection of papers had followed a rigorous process involving several expert examiners Dr. Charru Malhotra received the third prize for the paper and prize money of one thousand US Dollars (1000 USD).