posted Oct 18, 2017, 1:23 PM by Kalpesh Upadhye   [ updated Oct 18, 2017, 8:46 PM ]


posted Oct 18, 2017, 11:30 AM by Kalpesh Upadhye   [ updated Oct 18, 2017, 1:32 PM ]

Smart Transportation Panel Discussion - August 23, 2017

posted Jul 31, 2017, 7:23 AM by Kalpesh Upadhye   [ updated Jul 31, 2017, 7:26 AM ]

Join us for a Panel Discussion on Smart Transportation with 
Dr. Bharat Balasubramanian
Retired Group VP of Daimler AG

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Dear IITians:
Join us for a panel discussion on Smart Transportation with a keynote by Dr. Bharat Balasubramanian, retired VP of Daimler, AG and Executive Director of Center for Advanced Vehicle Technologies at University of Alabama. Dr. Balasubramanian is a graduate of IIT Bombay, class of 1973. 
Wednesday, August 23, 2017 at 6:30 PM 
Credence Management Solutions
First Floor Conference Room,
8607 Westwood Center Dr, Vienna, VA 22182
Sincere thanks to our location sponsor: Inline image 1
Food and drinks will be provided courtesy of WELLS FARGO.
**may change (but will remain at a metro accessible location in Tysons Corner)
Capital IIT Team.

*** For questions, please contact Kalpesh Upadhye ( or Atul Mathur (

Capital IIT 2017 Kick off Event - Meet the Entrepreneurs

posted Mar 2, 2017, 7:40 AM by Kalpesh Upadhye   [ updated Mar 2, 2017, 7:41 AM ]

You're invited to the
Meet The Entrepreneurs
Live at a TV Studio

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Capital IIT and TV Worldwide

Bring you a star-studded panel of entrepreneurs to share their stories 

Ranbir Singh
President and CEO - GeneSiC Semiconductor Inc.

Sarbari Gupta 
President and CEO - Electrosoft

Sid Chowdhary 
CEO - Credence Management Solutions LLC

Sumit Bhatnagar 
Co-Founder and Managing Partner - GreenBrilliance LLC

Tarun Upaday 
CEO - Trafla (Ex CTO of GlobalLogic and hcentive)

Join us for this 2017 Kickoff Event at the One of the Largest Internet TV Production Facility in the US Provided by
David Gardy, President & CEO TV Worldwide

March 9, 2017, 6:30 pm

TV Worldwide Studio,
4206  Technology Court
Chantilly, VA 20151

To help us defray the cost of the event

About TV Worldwide

TV Worldwide is a distributor streaming media content through its Internet TV solutions. Currently, TV Worldwide is in process of developing IndUS CXO TV, which aims to inform, educate and engage with the community of C level executives in the Indo-American community with an emphasis on the activities of U.S.- based
 Indo-American entrepreneurs and business thought leaders through a monthly program featuring the latest content of interest to Indo-American CXOs. 

Congratulations to Viral Acharya

posted Dec 28, 2016, 8:32 AM by Kalpesh Upadhye

Viral Acharya, an IIT Bombay alumnus, has been appointed as the Deputy Governor of the Reserve Bank of India ("RBI"). Acharya, IIT Bombay, Computer Science Class of 1995, graduated with a President's Gold Medal and secured a doctorate in Finance from NYU’s Stern School in 2001. Prior to his appointment at the RBI, Acharya was C.V. Starr Professor of Economics at NYU's Stern School and Director of the NSE-NYU Stern Initiative on the Study of Indian Capital Markets. Apart from his achievements in the world of economics, Acharya has also composed at least 10 Hindi songs according to the Economic Times. We are proud of your achievements Prof. Acharya! 

Capital IIT Diwali Night

posted Oct 17, 2016, 8:10 PM by Kalpesh Upadhye   [ updated Nov 4, 2016, 12:48 PM ]

Join Your IIT-friends & Family for a 
Fun Filled Diwali Evening on 
Friday, Nov 4, 2016

Five Course Dinner, Appetizer, and Dessert at 

And, then....
Dance It All Off with Music by 
DJ, Sanjay & Open-mic Curry-oke 

Please arrive between 7:30 to 8 pm to gather at the bar;
Appetizers will start at 8:00 pm, followed by dinner at tables reserved for 
Capital IIT
Great Rate: only $30/person;
$20 for kids (age 5 to 12);
Free for kids under 5
Cash Bar for Drinks

It is our pleasure to invite you and your family to the First Ever Diwali Curry-oke Night on November 4, 2016, at: 

Rockville Town Square Plaza, 
100-B Gibbs St, Rockville, MD 20850

Join other Capital IIT families in celebrating Diwali with food, drinks and open-mic. Please feel free to bring homemade Diwali Mithai to share. We hope you will join us and have fun. Highlights of the evening: Karaoke and dance floor. 

Price (register below): $30 (age 12+years), $20 (age 5-12 years), kids under 5 years free. At the door: $35 per person

Congratulations to Subhash Khot and Manu Prakash

posted Sep 27, 2016, 8:44 AM by Kalpesh Upadhye   [ updated Sep 27, 2016, 8:44 AM ]

Recently the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundations announced their MacArthur Fellowship awardees for the year 2016! We are proud that the list includes two IITians - Dr. Subhash Khot from IIT Bombay (class of 1999) and Dr. Manu Prakash from IIT Kanpur (class of 2002). Congratulations! 


posted Sep 13, 2016, 11:39 AM by Kalpesh Upadhye   [ updated Oct 17, 2016, 8:29 PM ]

Meet Award Winning Humanitarian, Dr. Vikas Amte, and the Vicente Ferrer Foundation

posted Sep 1, 2016, 7:36 PM by Kalpesh Upadhye   [ updated Sep 1, 2016, 7:48 PM ]

The Smart Village

Practical implementations by Anandwan, WHEELS, and Vicente Ferrer Foundation

September 19, 2016

You are cordially invited to a joint session by Capital IIT Alumni Association and WHEELS Global Foundation and meet the eminent Dr. Vikas Amte (son of Dr. Baba Amte), and Brittany Lagonka of VFF. The presentation of Anandwan, a "Smart Village" will be followed by an open discussion on issues faced by many in India and the good work being done by dedicated workers.

Join us in this most interesting and practical dialog about how technology enabled philanthropy helps social causes, and interact and catch up with friends and colleagues over snacks and soft drinks from 6:30 - 9:15pm on Monday, September 19, 2016.

The meeting will be held at:

Credence Management Solutions, LLC
8609 Westwood Center Dr #100,
Tysons, VA 22182.

Attendees may donate here to help us defray the cost of the event.

Please RSVP to by Wednesday, September 14, 2016.

Meet the Leadership of IIT Roorkee

posted Apr 5, 2016, 4:50 PM by Kalpesh Upadhye   [ updated Apr 12, 2016, 10:07 AM ]

You Are Invited to Meet IIT Roorkee’s Leadership on April 12

Capital IIT Alumni Association (CapIIT) and American Society of Engineers of Indian Origin (ASEI) will host IIT Roorkee’s leadership on April 12.

Who is visiting from IIT Roorkee?

Pradipta Banerji, Director

Ashok Misra, Board Chair, formerly Director of IIT Bombay

Sandeep Singh, Dean of Alumni Affairs & International Relations

What is the agenda?
IIT Roorkee’s leadership team would like to present exciting developments on many fronts, and seek to invite participation by local engineering alumni, industry and faculty.

Participation of alumni in frontier R&D areas

Infrastructure development

Faculty hiring, awards and retention

Industry connections through alumni

When and where is the event?

Date: Tuesday, April 12

Start: 6:30 PM

Venue: Jaipur Restaurant

9401 Lee Highway, #105, 

Fairfax, Virginia. (703)766 1111

Dinner will be served

All are welcome to attend. Please sign up below as space is limited. A $35 per person ($42 on April, 12 and at the restaurant) registration is requested to defray costs of facilities, food and credit card charges.

We look forward to meeting you all on April 12!

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