Haryana & Punjab Chapter

Chairman – Shri Sudhir Chowdhary, IPS

Shri Sudhir ChowdharyShri Sudhir Chowdhary, graduated in Mechanical Engineering from DCE, Kashmere Gate in 1980. He went on to do his Masters in Management from IIM, Ahmedabad the same year and after drifting for sometime in the private and public sectors, gaining some valuable experience during those years, finally joined the IPS in 1988 and was allotted the Haryana Cadre.

He had an opportunity to work in almost all wings of the Police Department including a deputation stint with the NHRC, New Delhi. He was awarded the President’s Police Medal for Distinguished Services (2016) and Police Medal for Meritorious Services (2007). He retired as DGP in 2018, and is settled in Gurgaon. He is keenly interested in sharing knowledge and experience with University students and trainees of Police Departments.


Secretary- Prof. Arvind Jayant

Prof. Arvind JayantProf. Arvind Jayant graduated from Delhi College of Engineering in 1994 in Production and Industrial Engineering. Later, he did M.Tech. (Industrial Engineering) from IIT, Delhi. He obtained his Ph.D. in the field of reverse supply chain management under joint research collaboration of SLIET Deemed University & Delhi Technological University, Delhi. His research area includes Industrial Engineering, Operations Management, Logistics, Supply Chain Management, Reverse Logistics, CIM, ERP, TQM, and Modeling & Simulation of Manufacturing/ Industrial Systems. Since 1996, he has been working as Professor of Mechanical Engineering at Sant Longowal Institute of Engineering & Technology, Deemed to be University (CFTI under Ministry of Education, Govt. of India), Longowal, Sangrur, Punjab, India. Previously, he worked as Visiting Professor in School of Engineering & Technology, Asian Institute of Technology (AIT), Bangkok, Thailand in the year 2020.

He possesses 26 years of experience in academics, industry, and research. He also has rich administrative experience and worked as Head of the Department; Chairman, School Management Committee etc. He has published more than 160 research papers in International/ national journals and proceedings of International and national conferences in India & abroad. He also has 8 books/ proceedings & 7 book chapters to his credit. He has presented his research work at Universities, research organizations and industries in India & abroad particularly in the University of Chicago, USA; University of Barcelona, Spain; Asian Institute of Technology, Bangkok, Thailand; Nagoya University, Japan; Imperial College London; National University of Singapore and Bangkok University, Thailand etc. He is a member of different International professional bodies like IIE (USA), IACSIT (Singapore), IAEngg. (Hongkong), IEOM (USA), VERLOG (Germany), Quarterly Franklin Membership (London), ISTE, SMIIIE (Mumbai), ISME, IWS etc.

He is recipient of the prestigious “Dewang Mehta National Education Leadership Award” in 2014 and “Outstanding Reviewer Award” by ELSEVIER in 2016 & 2017.


Joint Secretary – Shri Gaurav Gupta

Shri Gaurav GuptaShri Gaurav Gupta graduated from Delhi Technological University in 2019 majoring in Production and Industrial Engineering. He did his basic schooling in Kurukshetra, Haryana. During his college times, he has been a very pro-active student and actively worked in different student organizations and societies. He co-founded a platform named “DTU Social Forum” to promote social work in DTU. He is also a founding team member of International Conference on Advanced Production and Industrial Engineering (ICAPIE). In his final year (2018- 19), he led his team to win the student association’s elections and got elected as the President for DTU-SA. His work was applauded among the students and faculty in his tenure as major reforms were carried out such as introduction of CGPA conversion system and introduction of minor research projects as electives for 3rd year students.

Currently, he is working as an Analytics Consultant in Cartesian Consulting, Gurgaon. He is also associated with an NGO, “Apna Duniya Apna Ashiana”. He is still very active among his peers and juniors of DTU and helps them in various administrative works.