Indian Institute of Information Technology, Allahabad (IIIT-A) is organizing the Fourth Science Conclave: An interaction program of Nobel Laureates and eminent National and International Academicians, Scientists, Technologists and Industrialists with selected students, young teachers & researchers during November 26 -02 December, 2011 to inspire and motivate them towards careers in Basic Sciences.
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THIRD SCIENCE CONCLAVE
An Interaction with Nobel Laureates
December 08-14, 2010
(Supported by MHRD & DST, GoI)
Indian Institute of Information Technology, Allahabad (IIIT-A) is organizing the Third Science Conclave: An interaction program of Students, Young Teachers and Scientists with Nobel Laureates and eminent national and international Academicians, Scientists, Technologists and Industrialists during 08-14 December, 2010. The objective of the Interactive Sessions is to inspire and motivate the bright students to take up studies, researches and professional research careers in Basic Sciences in order to promote the scientific developments and innovations in the country.
The Toppers of Undergraduate/Postgraduate Courses, Research Scholars and Young Teachers/Scientists who have not attended the 1st & 2nd Science Conclaves and are desirous to participate in the Third Science Conclave may contact their Institutional Heads and get their applications sponsored and mailed by September 15, 2010 to the Science Conclave Secretariat, IIIT-Allahabad on the prescribed format available at
Short-Term Training Course on Science Communication through Print Media
3-5 March 2010
National Institute of Science Communication and Information Resources (NISCAIR), New Delhi, India
Broad course contents:
- Science popularization in the Indian context
- Basics of popular science writing for magazines and newspapers
- Research communication versus popular communication
- Science communication through R&D newsletters, reports, etc.
- Creation of information resources, e.g. encyclopaedic publications, etc;
- Use of modern IT tools in science communication;
- Role of graphic arts in popular science communication
- Production of S&T publications
COURSE FEE for participants from:
- India Rs. 1200/= (Without Accommodation); Rs. 1600/= (With Accommodation)
- SAARC/ Vietnam US$ 80 (With Accommodation)
- Other Countries US$ 110 (With Accommodation)
How to apply:
Application form is available at http://www.niscair.res.in or can be obtained by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Filled in application form along with the appropriate course fee is to be paid by Demand Draft drawn in favour of “Director, NISCAIR” and sent to In-Charge (Training), Education and Training Division, NISCAIR, 14-Satsang Vihar Marg, New Delhi – 110067
Dr. Narendra Kumar,
In-Charge, Training Division,
National Institute of Science Communication and Information Resources (NISCAIR)
14, Satsang Vihar Marg
New Delhi-110 067
E-mail: training[at]niscair.res.in; narendrakumar[at]niscair.res.in
With the advent of Internet technologies and the growing popularity and effectiveness of “Technology Enabled Teaching & Assessments”, the Department of Information Technology, Government of India, in association with the
International Institute of Information Technology, Bangalore (IIITB), has created a unique short term program aimed at facilitating teachers from select institutions to adopt state-of-art pedagogical methods, leverage cutting-edge technologies as well as to enable them to deliver effective teaching in the classroom and beyond the confines of the classroom. The program is specifically designed to create a multiplier effect through high-quality teaching and delivery of outcome-based education.
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For any clarifications/questions, you can contact the programme coordinator, Prof. N J Rao: email@example.com.
For enrolment related questions, please contact Jayanth Narayanan at 9845990910 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Delhi Pharmaceutical Sciences and Research University (DPSARU), New Delhi, is organizing the 4th International
Symposium on “Recent Advances in Cardiovascular Sciences” on February 3 & 4, 2010, at the G. K. N Auditorium in DPSARU. The emphasis of the symposium will be on topics related to the Cardiovascular Disorders & their management. More than 300 scientists/professionals from the academia, industry and regulatory bodies from all over the country, as well as from abroad, will participate in this meeting and deliberate upon the recent advances and development in this exciting area of research with particular reference to Drug Discovery and Drug Development in particular relation to heart diseases.
For details click here: http://www.dipsar.in/about/event.php
Centre for Pharmaceutical Nanotechnology, Dept. of Pharmaceutics,NIPER is going to organize 3rd Winter School on Nanotechnology in Advanced Drug Delivery scheduled to be held on February 08-12, 2010.
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GLOBAL KNOWLEDGE MILLENNIUM – An Initiative for Knowledge Dissemination
The Seventh Global Knowledge Millennium addresses the current global and domestic issues of Emerging Health Threats, Improving Healthcare for Women and Child, Health Banking, Quality parameter of drugs and Medical-Tourism.This platform intends to bring together the Knowledge-Tanks for brain storming sessions on facing the threats and explores the Gamut of Investment Opportunities for Research and Development (R & D), Knowledge based Organisations/Industry, Pharmaceuticals, Biotechnology, Services based on Health & Medical Tourism Industry and Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP).
The summit would mark a significant step in the national endeavour to improve public health. It intends to reiterates India’s commitment to the goal of “Health for all.”
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