Chief Executive officer, AP Innovation Society, Govt of Andhra Pradesh

V. Valli Kumari is a Professor of Computer Science and Systems Engineering department of Andhra University with over twenty five years of teaching experience. Presently, she is serving as Honorary Director for Andhra University Computer Center. She is the founder Head of the Department for Computer Science and Engineering, AU College of Engineering for Women. She has 21 of her students awarded with PhD and guided more than 102 Masters projects/theses.

She is an active consultant to several government/public sector/private organisations. She successfully completed six consultant projects for Naval Science and Technological Laboratories and two projects of DST, Govt of India. She has successfully managed the computerisation of Integrated Common Entrance Test (ICET) for MCA/ MBA in AP State, on behalf of Convener and APSCHE from 2009 to 2011 and Education Common Entrance Test(EdCET) from 2012 to 2014. She is a member of IEEE, ACM, CRSI and CSI. She is the founder Vice-Chair of IEEE Vizag Bay Subsection. She is also the Executive Member of Andhra Pradesh State Knowledge Mission and state nodal officer for Digital India Week, 2015.