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Prasanto Kumar Roy

Prasanto Kumar Roy

Prasanto K Roy writes and speaks on technology, social media, and greentech. He spent 22 years at India’s largest technology media group CyberMedia, the last ten as president and chief editor.

Roy has been part of many juries and panels, including NDTV’s Gadget Guru awards, Manthan Awards and NASSCOM panels, and is an expert commentator for Indian TV channels such as NDTV, CNN-IBN and Headlines Today. He writes for IANS, BBC, Al-Jazeera, CyberMedia, and others.

Roy lives in New Delhi in India’s first certified green home, rated a TERI GRIHA five star (similar to LEED platinum). He is a physics graduate from Delhi’s St Stephen’s College.

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Prasanto Kumar Roy's Contributions

How a Hotel Chain Led Green Buildings in India
08/18/2014 This energy-starved nation has the largest number of LEED projects outside North America. Here's how ITC Hotels helped make that happen.
India's Rural Mobile "Radio" Network: A Voice Portal for a War Zone
05/18/2014 How mobiles and an inexpensive server turned tribals into citizen journalists, in conflict-ridden central India.
Network Trailblazer: A Conversation with Lakshmi Rebecca
04/21/2014 The host of India's popular online chat show, Chai with Lakshmi, talks about technology and her focus on "people making a difference."
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