Nishtha Madaan  Nishtha Madaan photo       

contact information

Blue Scholar, Software Engineer- Research
India Research Laboratory, New Delhi, India



Nishtha Madaan is a Software Engineer- Research at IBM Research at New Delhi location. She is a part of Knowledge Engineering and Data Platforms Group.

She works in Cognitive Finance team where her main responsibility is to work on regulatory compliance problems.

Prior to this, she has also worked on building new solutions and services on top of IBM Watson technology when she was a part of Cognitive Solutions and Services Group.

As a part of MS thesis work she has worked on building Workflow Management Systems which can provide seamless execution and also some work on consistency of workflows.

She has also worked on prediction algorithms which were used in prediction of revenue and rating for any upcoming movie.

Research Interests:

Knowledge Engineering, Text Analytics, Machine learning, Workflows

Countries Visited:

Texas, Germany, France, Hungary, Portugal, Austria, India


- Stood SECOND in Data Challenge Competition organised by COMAD 2015 at Pune India

- Paper Nominated for Best Paper Award at WITS 2015 held at Dallas USA

- Paper Nominated for Best Paper Award at  ICEGOV 2014 at Guimaraes Portugal



Diploma in Enterprise Modelling from University of Vienna, Department of Computer Science under Prof. Dimtris Karagiannis.

B.Tech+MS by research in Computer Science from IIIT-Hyderabad India under supervision of Prof. Kamal Karlapalem.