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Organizing Committee

Chief Patron

S. Gursaran Singh Sihra


S. Gurdeep Singh Sihra

Conference Chair(s)

Dr. V.K. Rattan
Dr. R.K. Mahajan


Dr. Monika Hanspal
Dr. Vikrant Sharma
Mr. C.R. Tripathy
Dr. Anurag Sharma


Dr. Neeraj Puri
Dr. Anuranjan Sharda
Dr. Arvind Katyal
Mr. Rajesh Sharma
Mr. Mandeep Singh Heer
Mr. Gurpreet Singh
Mr. Hari Krishna Chavhan

Organizing Secretaries

Mr. Rahul Joshi
Ms. Monica Sharma
Mr. Kamaljeet Singh Kainth
Mr. Prince

Organizing Committee

Dr. Hitesh Marwaha
Mr. Gagandeep Singh
Ms. Puneet Kalsi
Ms. Kalpna Gautam
Ms. Birpal Kaur
Mr. Manpreet Singh

Outreach Committee

Dr. Sameer Verma
Mr. Manik Sarna
Mr. Atul Kalia
Mr. Harpreet Singh

Publication Committee

Dr. Anurag Sharma
Mr. Jaspreet Singh
Mr. Vikas Chumbar

Finance Committee

Mr. Kuldeep Agnihotri
Mr. Sukhjeev Singh

About GNA

GNA Group has one of the largest, integrated facilities of its kind in the Asian subcontinent, spread across Bundala, Mehtiana and Gulabgarh. GNA was established in 1946. With a legacy of 74 years, it has turnover excess of USD $100 million. GNA group is awarded with TS 16949 - Quality Management System, QS 14001 - Environmental Management System. This group has more than 3500 Employees and has Global Presence. At GNA, there are 3,75,000 Sq.m Technological Resources for manufacturing.

GNA University(GU) is designed to be a leading higher education organization engaged in creating, preserving and imparting knowledge to a diverse community of students. The University "aspires to nurture value based leaders who have knowledge and skills to create success in their organizations. The university seeks to improve the quality of life through eclectic blend of science, technology and humanities for innovative solutions to real life problems. The university is engaged in imparting, creating, preserving and propagating knowledge in the global context".

The unique feature of the programs conducted at the University is the focus on experiential learning, industrial internships, learning to learn principles, flexible, credit based study programs and holistic development of personality which in turn will ensure employability of the students. The GNA University benchmarks itself with leading institutions across the world in terms of intellectual capital, academic quality, delivery practices and industry linkages. The University credo includes focus on meritocracy, transparency, accountability, ethical behaviour and service orientation.

About CIET

CIET2021 will provide an excellent international forum for sharing knowledge and results in theory, methodology and applications of Engineering and Technology specially Computer Science & Engineering, Electronics and Communication Engineering, Civil Engineering, Aerospace Engineering etc. The goal of this conference is to bring together researchers and practitioners from academia and industry to focus on understanding all concepts and establishing new collaborations in these areas. Authors are solicited to contribute to the conference by submitting articles that illustrate research results, projects, surveying works and industrial experiences that describe significant advances in the areas of Engineering and Technology.


Keynote Speaker

Dr. Manoj Gupta

Associate Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering National University of Singapore, Singapore

PhD-University of California at Irvine, USA, MEng, IISc, Bangalore, India (Gold Medallist)

Dr. Ioan-Cosmin MIHAI,

Cyber Training Officer, European Union Agency for Law Enforcement Training Associate Professor at “Al. I. Cuza” Police Academy visiting professor at the University Politehnica of Bucharest “Carol I” National Defence University, Romania vice president of the Romanian Association for Information Security Assurance (RAISA).

Plenary Speaker

Dr. Carlos J. Ochoa Fernández

Founder & CEO One Digital Consulting

- Chapter President VR/AR Association
- Global Co-Chair VR/ARA Education Committee, Madrid


Topics of interest include, but are not limited to, the following:

Track 1: Computer Science Engineering / Electronics & Communication Engineering

Image Processing and Pattern, Data Mining, Database Management System, Data Warehousing, Distributed, Parallel Processing, Fuzzy Systems & Soft Computing, Computer Networks, Cryptography, Ad Hoc Networks and Wireless, Communication Technologies, Embedded Systems, Materials, Modeling and Simulation, Image Processing, Bioinformatics, Natural Language Processing, Data Analytics, Internet of Things, Cloud Computing, Cyber Security, Artificial Intelligence, Technology & Health care, Blockchain Technology.

Track 2: Civil Engineering

Advanced structural materials, Advances in civil engineering, Architecture engineering, Bridge engineering, Concrete technology, Construction management, Earthquake and structural engineering, Geotechnical engineering, Green building materials and technology, Marine structures, New technologies, methods and techniques in civil engineering, Road, bridge, and railway engineering, Environmental Engineering Sustainable transportation, Traffic engineering, Transport infrastructure, Transportation Safety, Water Resources.

Track 3: Aerospace Engineering

Aeronautics and Astronautics, Aerospace Robotics and Mechatronics, Advances in Aerospace Technology, Rocket Theory and Design, Aircraft Design Concepts, Flight Software Engineering and Testing, Spacecraft Avionics Systems, Subsystems and Technologies, Emerging Avionics Technology, Aerostructures and Composites, Aeroelasticity and Loads, Unmanned Aircraft Technologies, Heat Transfer Mechanics, Aviation Human Factors, Aircraft Systems, Aerodynamic Forces and Structural Flexibility, Novel Aero Engines, Experimental Stress Analysis, Applied Plasma and Fusion, Multiphase and Granular Flows, Instrumentation and Control Engineering, Finite Element Analysis, Nuclear Reactors, Aerodynamics and Aeroacoustics, Control Systems Theory and Applications, Orbital Mechanics and Mission Design.

Track 4: Mechanical and Automation

Artificial Intelligence in Automotive Engineering, Autonomous Vehicles, CAD/ CAE /FEA, Design for Manufacturing and Assembly, Electric Vehicles, Noise, Vibrations and Harshness, Product and Process Design, Robotics and Industrial Automation, Smart Hybrid Vehicles, Thermal Systems Design, Additive Manufacturing, Advanced Machining, Lean Manufacturing, Materials Forming, MEMS, Nano – Fabrication, Smart Manufacturing, Composite Materials, Failure and Fracture of Materials, Functionally Graded Materials, High Energy Materials, Morphing Structures, Nano Materials, Powder Metallurgy, Smart Materials, Smart Structures, Surface Coating, Tribology, Advances in Propulsion Systems, Energy Efficient Buildings and envelope, Energy storage Technologies, Environmental Issues, Flow and Heat transfer in Micro Channels, Fuels & Combustion, Green Propellants, Heat Transfer with Multi-phase Flow, Renewable Energy Systems

Submission Rules and Publication*

Author(s) should submit their original unpublished work in the prescribed format to CIET2021. All the accepted papers will be published in the proceedings with the ISBN number and the selected papers will be published in UGC Approved Journals and selected and extended papers will be published in SCOPUS Indexed Journals at an additional cost. Simultaneous submissions (papers already submitted to other conferences/journals) are not allowed. Submission should strictly follow recommended paper template which can be found at The decision regarding the acceptance of paper is at the direction of Technical Program Committee. The list of Journals will be available on conference website. The authors are requested to submit papers at by mentioning Track ID in the subject field.

List of Journals

S.No. Name of Journal ISSN No UGC/SCOPUS
1. Pertanika Journal of Science & Technology 0128-7680 Scopus
2. International Journal of Computing and Digital Systems 2210-142X Scopus
3. International Journal for Quality Research 1800-7473 Scopus
4. Informing Science 1521-4672 Scopus
5. Periodicals of Engineering and Natural Sciences 2303-4521 Scopus
6. Journal of Aerospace Technology and Management 2175-9146 Scopus
7. Universal Journal of Educational Research 2332-3213 Scopus
8. Civil Engineering and Architecture 2332-1121 Scopus
9. Proteus Journal 0889-6348 UGC Care Group-II
10. International Transaction Journal Of Engineering Management & Applied Sciences & Technologies 2228-9860 UGC Care Group-II/Web of Sciences Group
11. Brazilian Journal Of Operations & Production Management 2237-8960 UGC Care Group-II/Web of Sciences Group

Best Paper Award

The Best Paper Award will be presented in each track to the authors whose work represents groundbreaking research in their respective fields.

Important Date(s)

Paper Submission Deadline Nov 30, 2020
Acceptance Notification Dec 10, 2020
Early Bird Registration Deadline Dec 15, 2020
Last date of Registration Dec 25, 2020
Date of Conference Jan 8-9, 2021

- Venue : Online mode at GNA University, Sri Hargobindgarh, Phagwara-Hoshiarpur Road, Phagwara, Punjab 144401 (INDIA)
- Accommodation : Not Applicable


Category Early Bird Registration Standard Registration Author
Author (Academician) 50 USD/3500 INR 60 USD/ 4500 INR
Author (Student) 40 USD/2500 INR 50 USD/ 3000 INR
Author (Industry) 60 USD/4500 INR 70 USD/ 5000 INR
Listener(Co-Author) 25 USD/ 1500 INR 30 USD/ 2000 INR

Payment Options

  • Cash on Cash Counter at GNA University, Phagwara
  • Demand Draft (in favour of GNA University)
  • PayTm (Open PayTm --> Select Fees --> Enter Institute Name GNA University --> Select Event Fee --> Conference
  • Transfer to account of GNA University (Mentioned Below):

If submitted in a bank account, the details must be mailed to:
Bank Name: KV Bank
Bank Account No: 4303138000000011
Account Name: GNA University
Branch Address: The Karur Vysya Bank Ltd. ES-66, Adj. V Mart, Near Jyoti Chowk, Nakodar – Jalandhar 144001
IFSC Code: KVBL0004303