Pooja Sharma K

Co-Chair 2 | Junior Einstein Track

Pooja Sharma K is currently working as a Component Engineer at Flex Pvt Ltd India. She was the Secretary of the IEEE YESIST 12 (YOUTH ENDEAVOURS FOR SOCIAL INNOVATION USING SUSTAINABLE TECHNOLOGY) (formerly SS12) 2020 and Co- Chair for IC track 2020. Presently she is the Co-Chair for the Junior Einstein Track of YESIST12- 2021. Recently she has been appointed as the Executive Committee Member of IEEE Region 10 Women In Engineering for the year 2021-2022. She is the present Executive Committee Member of IEEE Madras YP and also the Secretary for IEEE Madras WIE. She is the one of the Initiative Leads of IEEE Computer Society Job Fair – India. She is the most enthusiastic volunteer of IEEE Computer Society and Women In Engineering. She has won “Richard E. Merwin Scholarship” from IEEE Computer Society, “Grace Hopper Celebration India Scholarship” from Women in Computing, produced by AnitaB.org and “Google and Udacity Scholarship”.
She has been the Program Committee Member of many events of IEEE CS and WIE. She has started many IEEE Chapters in her Student Branch as well as helped other chapters too. She had been selected as the IEEE WIE Representative from Madras Section for R10- SYWL Congress 2018. She was the Networking session coordinator for R10- SYWL CONGRESS 2020. She has also served as a Social Media Coordinator and Initiative Lead at Public Visibility of IEEE Computer Society India – SAC.
She is an inspiration to many young women. She always motivates everyone towards following their passion. She is a good leader as well as team player who always loves to work in a fast-moving environment. Seeing this enthusiasm in her, S.A. Engineering College has awarded her the “Best Outgoing Female Award”. She has also won the first prize in IEEE Madras Section - Students Project Funding which is her Patent. Her area of interest includes Communication Systems.