Vasudeva Varma

I am a Professor and a former Dean (Research) at IIIT Hyderabad. My research interests are in the broad areas of Information Retrieval, Extraction and Access, more specifically: natural language processing, social media analysis, cross language information access, summarization and semantic search. I also work in the areas of Cloud Computing and Reuse in Software Engineering. I am also the CEO of IIIT Hyderabad Foundation, which runs one of the largest technology incubators in India. The Foundation manages IIIT-H’s IP and technology transfers.



Work on Style Transfer accepted at AAAI '20.


Serving as General Chair at CODS-COMAD 2020, India's largest AI conference.


Project Angel featured in online media.


Team Goldfish gets the top position at the Clickbait Challenge.


Runners-up in the shared task for semantic discernment of happy moments posted online - @ AffConn, AAAI '19.


Work on extractive summarization accepted at AAAI '18.