Kedar Dash

Managing Director

Kedar Dash is the Managing Director of Indev Consultancy Pvt. Ltd. He has done his Master in Computer Application and has over 20 years of experience in using Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) in development Sector. He believes in using ICTs to bridge development Challenges. He has extensively worked for designing IT Systems in Nutrition, Water & Sanitation, Action Research and Skilling sectors. He has worked with Development Alternatives (DA), Oneworld South Asia, World Bank, UNDP, National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) and Asian Development Bank. He has internationally worked in many projects which are implemented in Srilanka, Nepal, Zambia, South Africa and UK. He has extensive experience in Project Management and Resource Mobilization. He has also studied Scientific Computing in Python from IIT, Bombay.



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Experience Summary

  1. Kedar has more than 20 years of experience in designing IT Systems in Nutrition, Water & Sanitation, Action Research and Skilling sectors.
  2. Working as ICT Expert with The World Bank
  3. Working as a Consultant to Asian Development Bank
  4. Working as a consultant to National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC)
  5. Worked as a National IT Coordinator for national Bio-behavioral surveillance; contract with FHI 360 and Coordinating with National AIDS Control Organization (NACO)
  6. Experience in managing institutional relationships with partner organizations which includes government departments, development agencies and private entities
  7. Managed Open Knowledge Network (OKN) program for South Asia
  8. Have been working on various ICT initiatives relating to child rights.
  9. He has worked in many projects implemented in Srilanka, Nepal, Zambia, South Africa and UK. He has extensive experience in Project Management and Resource Mobilization.
  10. Founder of Indev Consultancy Pvt. Ltd

Qualifications/ Trainings

  1. Master in Computer Application (MCA) in 2003
  2. A three years graduate degree in Software Technology and System Management from NIIT in 1999
  3. B.Sc. from Sambalpur University, Orissa in 1995
  4. Trained as a Master Trainer by DW-Akademie, Germany
  5. Training on Project Management from Project Management Institute, Delhi in 2008
  6. Scientific computing in python from IIT Bombay in 2007
  7. Enterprise Content Management from OneWorld International, London in June 2004

Awards & Recognition

  1. IBM Developer Super Star Contest finals- 2011
  2. Selected for Innovation grants for developing mobile application by Institute of Development Studies - UK
  3. Represented OneWorld Network in WSIS - Geneva in 2009

Writings

  1. Miles to go for Plastic and Digital Currency
  2. WSIS calls for a safe digital world for children
  3. e-Learning in Primary Education - An Indian Perspective
  4. Poverty is one of the main reasons for Human Trafficking
  5. Know your IBM Developer Super Star [Interview]
  6. Good Morning Tatkal
  7. Gold Plating in Project Management
  8. Creating conducive environment for socio-economic growth is the way forward to combat human trafficking
  9. Cyber Security: A must for ICT for Development
  10. Reaching out to the Mud Hut
  11. Nutrition Monitoring System to Combat Malnutrition