Dr. Paul Thomas completed his B Sc (Engg), M Tech and Ph.D from CET Trivandrum under Kerala University. He was the Professor-in-charge of M Tech programs at Amal Jyothi College of Engineering, Kanjirappally. He has over 32 years of experience in Research, Industry and Teaching. He was a Scientist at the Vikram Sarabhai Space Centre for 20 years, and held positions as Manager in IBS Software, Senior Manager in US Technology and as Delivery Head of IM Software, Kochi. He has chaired sessions in several National and International conferences.