P.S.V. Ananthanarayana was one of the organisers of the IIT50 event in Bangalore in February 2003. He has been involved in the IITBAA – Bangalore Chapter activities, being one of the founder members. He is involved in showcasing IIT Bombay in the Bangalore area and has helped Dean (R & D)'s office organize road shows in Karnataka for the IIT Bombay Research Fellowship scheme. He is actively involved as the IITB representative in the PAN IIT event at Delhi in December 2004.