Dr. B G Sreedevi

Personal Experience

Dr. B.G. Sreedevi is the former director of the National Transportation Planning & Research Centre (NATPAC), an R&D Centre of Govt. of Kerala. She was the director of NATPAC for 6.5 years (2010 to 2017). She is a Doctorate Holder from CUSAT and a Post Graduate from Indian Institute of Technology Madras in Civil Engineering and also possesses Post Graduation in Urban and Highway Engineering from Vinayaka Mission Deemed University (VMDU). She also has obtained a Post Graduate Diploma in Management from the All India Management Association (AIMA). Has got 30 years of professional experience. The field of experience and expertise includes Highway Engineering, Water Transport, Management Information System, Road Safety, S&T Management and Administration. She has worked in various positions as Design Engineer in Kerala Electricals and Allied Engineering Company, as Scientific Officer (Technology) in Science & Technology Department and as a Scientist in NATPAC. Has published 23 papers in refereed journals/online journals and has got more than 130 publications in seminar/ workshop proceedings and other compendiums. Contributed one section on ‘Transport’ in Children’s Book of Encyclopedia published by Govt. of Kerala.

As a Scientist in NATPAC completed more than 15 research projects as lead researcher, 50 sponsored projects as team leader, and guided more than 15 projects for M.Tech, M.Sc and B.Tech students in the area of Transportation Engineering and GIS. Is a Life Fellow of Institution of Engineers, Life Member of Indian Road Congress, Member of Indian Geotechnical Society and Institute of Urban Transport. Is the expert member of different committees constituted by Kerala State Planning Board, Trivandrum Development Authority, Kerala Road Safety Authority and other departments of Govt. of Kerala, member of Indian Roads Congress Committee on Road Safety (H-7), Director Board Member of Kerala State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC), Core Advisory Group Member of Energy Management Centre, Government of Kerala and several other committees for the state as an official assignment. Also an active member and office bearer of Swadeshi Science Movement and Energy Conservation Society. She is currently holding the positon of Top Level expert in Kerala Infrastructure Investment Fund Board (KIIFB) and WAPCOS.

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Member of National Level Committees (By nomination)