Dr. Nikita Hari,Scientist in Conversation with Naba Ali
- 02 Sep, 2022
Dr. Nikita Hari is a Scientist, Tech Entrepreneur, Academic and Technocrat. She is currently a Postdoctoral fellow at University of Oxford and Director of Technology and Education, Park Lane Capital Ltd. Nikita graduated with a PhD in Electrical Engineering from the Dept of Engineering, University of Cambridge.
Nikita was a Gold Medallist for both her Masters and Undergraduate degree in Engineering. She has many years of teaching and research experience with 25 international research papers and 30 tech keynotes to her credit. Her multi-disciplinary research interests include machine learning for power electronics, AI for electrical engineering applications, EdTech in developing countries, disruptive technology innovations in education and its impact on socio–cultural identities.
Listed in the ‘Top 50 Women in Engineering in UK’ in 2017, Dr. Hari is an invited Global Ambassador for the Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering, TEDx Speaker for Cambridge University and Clinton Global Initiative Changemaker Class 2018. The Co-founder of two social tech start-ups ‘Wudi’ & ‘Favalley’, her vision is to engage, educate and inspire youngsters to engineer society for good. Nikita is currently using her experience and expertise to influence science and engineering diplomacy and policy and is a consultative member of the Scientific Advisory Board, Govt of India and other organisations. https://nikitahari.com/