ASADI Board of Studies
Professor T. M. Vinod Kumar had 47 years of experience in Urban Planning, as a teacher, researcher, and adviser/consultant and worked in India, China, Bhutan, Nepal, Malaysia, Indonesia and Hawaii USA. He was Dean of Studies, Head of the Department of Urban Planning, Head Centre for Systems Studies and Analysis, Centre for GIS and Remote Sensing, and Centre for Urban Studies of School of Planning and Architecture, New Delhi; Visiting Professor National Institute of Technology, Calicut, and institute of Technology Bandung, Indonesia and Professional Associates, East West Resources Systems Institute Honolulu, Hawaii, Fellow Centre for the Study of Developing Societies, Delhi, Project Manager in Council for Social Development, New Delhi, Regional Program Coordinator at the International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD) and Planner-Engineer at the Ford Foundation. He is the author of many books and journal articles. He edited “Geographic Information System for Smart Cities” (Copal:2014), “E Governance for Smart Cities” (Springer:2015) “Smart Economy in Smart Cities” (Springer:2016) and “E-Democracy for Smart Cities” (Springer:2017). He now coordinates international projects “Smart Metropolitan Regional Development: Economic and Spatial Design Strategies””, ”Smart Environment for Smart Cities” and “ Smart Living for Smart Cities Vol 1 and 2” which will be published by Springe Nature in 2018 May, 2019 and 2020 respectively under his editorship.