Professor C. R. Rao (Calyampudi Radhakrishna Rao) is among the great Indian Statisticians, the world ever has seen, and we are all proud of witnessing his birth centenary year in 2020. The virtual conference ALAPS 2020 will be organized by CARAMS, MAHE, in honor of him, celebrating the birth centenary year. Many of his great students, collaborators, and his admirers are expected to take part, share their thoughts on Rao and knowledge to celebrate the occasion, inspiring the young minds participating in the conference. The theme of conference is focused on, but not limited to the following topics: Theory and Applications of Linear Algebra and Matrix Theory Mathematical Statistics such as Probability theory, Multivariate Analysis, and Statistical Inference Applied Statistics such as Econometrics, Biometrics, Bioinformatics, Biostatistics, Mathematical Genetics and etc. Network Theory and Applications