Dr. Gulshan Rai
Dr. Gulshan Rai, National Cyber Security Coordinator, Government of India
Dr. Gulshan Rai has over 25 years of experience in different areas of Information Technology which include Cyber Security, e-Governance, Legal Framework and the Information Technology Act for e-commerce, and several related fields. At present, he is Director General, CERT-In (Indian Computer Emergency Response Team) and Group Coordinator of E-Security and Cyber Law Division in the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology. Prior to this he was Executive Director, ERNET India for over 7 years and he was instrumental in setting up of the first large scale education and research network in close collaboration with the leading educational and research institutions in the country. Dr. Rai holds a doctoral degree as well as an M Tech, and his work in the area of evolving legal framework to address issues arising out of cyberspace has resulted in India’s Technology Act and recent amendments in the Act.