Sainyam Galhotra

Invited Talks

Tracking the Conductance of Rapidly Evolving Topic-Subgraphs

  • Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Delhi
  • NDA Workshop, co-located with SIGMOD 2016, CA, USA

Holistic Influence Maximization: Combining Scalability and Efficiency with Opinion-Aware Models

  • University of California, Santa Barbara, California
  • Facebook Inc., Menlo Park, California
  • Palo Alto Research Centre (PARC), California

ASIM: A Scalable Algorithm for Influence Maximization under the Independent Cascade Model

  • University of Perugia, Italy
  • University of Massachusetts (UMass), Amherst


  • Teaching Assistant : Algorithms for data science course
  • Reviewer : KDD2017, SEA2017, WWW2017, NIPS2016, CoDS 2015
  • Student Mentor for two incoming graduate students at UMass Amherst
  • Grader for a course namely, (Inside the Box) CS335 at UMass Amherst
  • Intern Mentor at Xerox Research Centre India (XRCI) for Srinivas Virinchi, Ph.D. student (UMD, College Park)
  • Organizing Committee : XRCI Open 2015
  • Mentored 3 BTech students for their undergraduate thesis at IIT Delhi