Dr. Puneet Agarwal is the Chief Technology Officer at Zensar Technologies Ltd. He is responsible for innovation charter of Zensar, and manages ZenLabs, the applied research centres of the company. His unit is is also responsible for delivery of AI and Blockchain based solution to customers via a community of data scientists he mentors.
Dr. Agarwal has worked in the IT Services industry for 23+ years, and has extensive exposure to many verticals such as: BFSI, Consumer Services, Hi-Tech & Manufacturing, Life Sciences, Governments, Utilities, Shipping and Logistics, Telecom etc.
He has published 50+ research papers in IEEE, ACM affiliated conferences, in the area of Deep Learning, Natural Language Processing, Knowledge Graphs, Time-Series, and Software Engineering. He has also filed 30+ unique patents, which resulted in 200+ patents when replicated worldwide. He has served on the
program committee of reputed conferences such as ACM-KDD in recent past, and is a member of iKDD, a consortium of top AI leaders in India.
He has a Ph.D. degree from IIT Delhi, in the area of Knowledge graphs, Natural Language Processing, Distributed Parallel Processing, and Deep Learning, and a B.Tech. in Mechanical Engineering from NIT Trichy.