Sixth Annual General Body Meeting


6th GBM of INYAS spread over 4 days included 5 sessions, 2 Public Lecture, 1 Panel Discussion and 1 Technical symposium.

Session 1: February 18 (Thursday), 6:00-8:30pm

Panel Discussion on the theme Integration of State S&T councils with Central Science Organizations

(Panelists: Dr. Arabinda Mitra, Scientific Secretary, Office, PSA, GoI; Ms. Mugdha Sinha, IAS, Secretary, DST-Rajasthan; Dr. Ajit Rangnekar, Director General, RICH-Hyderabad; Dr. Chandra Shekhar Sharma, Chair, INYAS; Moderator: Dr. Gitanjali Yadav, Member, INYAS)

Public Lecture (Speaker: Dr. Shekhar C. Mande, Secretary, DSIR & Director General, CSIR)

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Session 2 (Feb. 19, 5:00-8:00pm) is INYAS General Session which was EXCLUSIVE for INYAS members

Session 3: February 20 (Saturday), 10:00-12:30pm

Public Lecture (Speaker: Dr. Shahid Jameel, Director, Trivedi School of Biosciences, Ashoka University, Sonepat)

Technical Symposium on Infectious Diseases

Speakers: (Dr. Dhiraj Kumar, ICGEB; Dr. NitiKumar, CSIR-CDRI; Dr. Sanhita Ray, LV Prasad Eye Institute; Dr. Surajit Bhattacharya, Tripura University’ Dr. Upasana Ray, CSIR-IICB)

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Session 4 (Feb. 20, 2:30-5:15pm) was open to all INYAS members and Alumni. This is the first time we had INYAS Alumni participating in our GBM for 3 out of 4 sessions.