Mr. Hemendra Girish Godbole
B.Tech., Electrical Engg., 1985

Mr. Hemendra Godbole championed Sun outsourcing a project to Computer Science and Engineering Department at IIT Bombay during 1997-98, including Sun Servers. The project was successful beyond expectations, and Sun used this as a template for similar projects across IITs and IISC. Mr. Godbole has been a major contributor to both IITB and PanIIT activities in the Bay Area for over 5 years. He drove the Speaker Series Professional Networking events in the Bay Area. Mr. Godbole was the content (Program) chair for 2007 PanIIT event and was responsible for getting IIT alumni involved in alumni activities.