IISc AANA Annual Conference 2023 Registration Open

It is with great pleasure that we invite you to the IISc Alumni Association of North America (AANA) annual conference 2023 to be held during Dec. 8-9 at the Beckman Center at UC Irvine, California.

Dec 8th Afternoon – Keynote address by Dr. Govindan Rangarajan, IISc Director

The agenda will include prominent speakers from Alumni, industry, academia and research. The detailed agenda coming soon.

This is an annual event where several hundred IISc US alumni from academia and industry participate. In this event we invite distinguished speakers and panelists to discuss the future of technology, scientific research, industrial growth, women in leaders, entrepreneurship, young alumni and Indo-US collaborations.

  • What – IIScAANA Annual Conference 2023
  • Where – Beckman Center at UC Irvine, California
  • When – Dec. 8-9, 2023
  • Event registration link (early registration discount included)
Mrinalini Lakshminarayanan

Co-Chair, IISc AANA

Head of Industry 4.0 Innovation,


Rama Chellappa

Co-Chair, IISc AANA

Bloomberg Distinguished Professor,

Johns Hopkins University

Cauligi Raghavendra

President Southern California AANA,

Vice Dean for Global Engagement, USC Viterbi School of Engineering.

Plan your travel, family activities and stay:

Timing: Events start Dec 8th 2pm, end with the dinner on Dec 9th 8:30pm.

Detailed Agenda : To be published by October at Detailed Agenda Location

Airports: John Wayne/Orange county (SNA) 4.3 miles, Long beach (LGB) 22 miles, Los Angeles(LAX) 42 miles

Airport transportation: The most economical way to travel from LAX to Irvine would be to take the shared ride vans that head from the airport to different places in Irvine- shared ride vans companies are Prime Time Shuttle and Super shuttle. Another option that is available is Shuttle To LAX.

Hotels:(no block reservations made since many are staying with family/friends). Here are some list of closeby hotels Ayres Hotel and Suites, Renaissance Newport Beach Hotel , Hyatt Regency Newport Beach, Marriott Irvine, Newport Beach Marriott Bayview.

Parking at event venue: Parking is free and available for the participants at the Beckmann center.

Family/student activities being planned: UCI university walking tour for prospective students, Career planning workshops, Creative workshops etc.

For more up to date information visit the AANA website –https://iiscaana.org/?page_id=4705