Dr Amit Sehgal is Ph. D. in Electronics Engineering from Dr. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam Technical University, Lucknow. He completed his M. Tech. in electronics and communication engineering from Guru Nanak Dev Engineering College, Ludhiana and B. E. in electronics and communication engineering from C R State College of Engineering (now DCRUST). He is working as Professor in School of Engineering and Technology, Sharda University, India and holding the additional charge of Director, Sharda Launchpad Federation – the business incubator of the University. He has more than 20 years of experience in industry, academia and research. He has contributed to several research and development projects in wireless networks, health informatics, and IoT, including corporate and international academic collaboration. He is a voluntary startup mentor for Atal Innovation Mission Incubators and Atal Tinkering Labs contributing to the startup ecosystem by mentoring innovators and early age startups. Upon completing his Cambridge Certification for International Teachers and Trainers and Dale Carnegie Certificate for High Impact Teaching Skills, he contributed to the educational uplift of engineering education by serving as Master Trainer for Mission 10X - a faculty development initiative by Wipro Technologies, for more than two years.
He has more than 40 research papers in Journals and conferences and 7 patents filed. His research interests include wireless networks, remote monitoring systems and IoT. In addition, he has mentored several student entrepreneurs and has vast experience in the field of innovation and incubation.