Heritage Network - Governance

General Assembly & Steering Committee


The General Assembly (GA) is the supreme body of the Heritage Network and meets every year. It is administered by a Steering & Executive Committee which manages and proposes changes to existing actions, proposes new actions, submits proposals and strategies for consideration by the General Assembly. The Steering and Executive Committee is composed of elected members from among the partner institutions and of one Secretary General.

  • The President and Vice-President are elected for a three-year term
  • The Executive Members are elected for a four-year term
  • The Secretary General based at Ecole Centrale de Nantes

Prof. Raghunathan Rengaswamy

Dean, Global Engagement at IIT Madras (IITM)

Prof. Teresa Zielinska

Rector's Proxy for Internationalization at Warsaw University of Technology (WUT)

Maria Isabel Ortiz Marcos

SEC member
Universidad Politécnica de Madrid (UPM)

Avinash Maharu Sonawane

SEC member
IIT Indore (IITI)

Ms. Ana Pipio

SEC member
Instituto Superior Tecnico Lisboa (IST)

Vimal Chandra Srivastava

SEC member
IIT Roorkee (IITR)

Prof. Somnath Chattopadhyaya

SEC member
IIT Dhanbad (IITISM)

Prof. Ercan Altinsoy

SEC member
TU Dresden (TUD)

Secretary General

Ms. Caroline KERELLO, Centrale Nantes (ECN)

The Secretary General manages the network emails and website. She coordinates the SEC and GA meetings organization as well as the Network overall communication.

Published on April 18, 2017 Updated on February 13, 2024