• Primary Program Energy Information Management
  • Research Interests Distributed systems, blockchain, machine learning and software architecture


As a senior web developer in the Energy Information Management team, Shetty is responsible for developing and architecting web applications needed for KAPSARC insights. Shetty led the development of KAPSARC research insight web app and building the energy efficiency Java server to run from the web. He has over 14 years of development experience in all areas of web software development including user interfaces, middleware, and cloud infrastructure. He has mastered full stack development using Java, MongDB, ExpressJS, AngularJS, and NodeJS. Formerly, Shetty was the principal architect at a technology-driven real estate startup in India called Grabhouse, with responsibility for building a highly available and scalable web portal and backend processes. Prior to that Shetty worked as principal software engineer at IHS and played a key role in building the web product suite for their electronics database solution.


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The Use of Blockchain Technology in Saudi Logistics

The Use of Blockchain Technology in Saudi Logistics

On September 21, 2019, Saudi Customs, the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology, the Saudi Ports Authority, and the logistics firm, A.P. Moller – Maersk, jointly announced the successful completion of a blockchain pilot project tracking a shipping container from King Abdulaziz Port, Dammam to the port of Rotterdam in the Netherlands.

22nd October 2019

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