Dr. Ritu Tiwari is Professor in Department of Computer Science and Engineering at IIIT Pune. Before joining IIIT Pune, She was Associate Professor in Department of Information and Communication Technology at ABV-IIITM Gwalior. She has 12 years of teaching and research experience. Her field of research includes Robotics,Artificial Intelligence, Soft Computing and Applications (Biometrics,Biomedical, Predictions……). She has published 05 books and more than 80 research papers in various national and international journals/conferences and is the reviewer for many international journals/conferences. She has received Young Scientist Award from Chhattisgarh Council of Science & Technology in the year 2006. She also received Gold Medal in her post graduation from NIT, Raipur.