Prof. M.P. Gupta
Specialization: Information Systems, E-commerce, E-gov
Prof. M.P.Gupta is Head of Management Department, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi (India); area Chair of Information Systems & also Coordinator-Center for Excellence in E-gov at IIT Delhi. Known for pioneering works in the area of e-governance [that include 24 Doctoral thesis, 17 sponsored projects worth >5 crores, co-authored book 'Government Online', two other edited books 'Towards E-government' & 'Promise of E-governance' and 200+ research papers appeared in National and International Journals/Conference Proceedings]. Founded the International Conference on E-governance (ICEG) in 2003 which is running into its 12th year with 14 edited volumes (largest collection of literature on e-gov) available freely at www.iceg.net. He is involved in several policy making committees on ICT in the Center and State Governments in India; also on jury of prestigious awards committees viz. Data Security Council of India (DSCI), Computer Society of India (CSI) Egov Awards and Web Ratna Awards. A recipient of the prestigious Humanities & Social Sciences (HSS) fellowship of Shastri Indo Canadian Institute, Calgary (Canada) 1996 and was a Visiting Fellow at the University of Manitoba. Conferred Best Professor award in 2012 at Singapore World Education Congress and CMO Asia.