The guest lecture will be given by Dr. M Saravanan, a Master researcher from Ericsson Research India from seven years. He has worked as a senior scientist in Checktronics India. He has published over 8 journals in 64 National and International conferences in China, France, Turkey, Egypt and Taiwan. His areas of interest are Data Mining, Text Mining, Information Retrieval, Mobile Social Network Analysis, IOT, Security and Privacy. He has been granted 3 patents. He has also chaired Session in International conferences like PAKD, ASONAM, DATA etc. Presently, he is working on IOT related projects. The guest talk will be on IOT AND ITS CHALLENGES.