CSIR-National Chemical Laboratory (CSIR-NCL), Pune, organised a half-day online virtual symposium on “Challenges to Opportunities” in honour of Prof. Ashwini Kumar Nangia, Director, CSIR-NCL on 5 November 2020.
In pursuit of the development of technologies for healthcare application, there is an emerging need for commercialisation in a cost-effective manner, both for a societal mission and also to enhance the visibility of the host/funding organisation.
Research students at CSIR-National Chemical Laboratory (CSIR-NCL), Pune, with support from the Student Academic Office organised the second Annual Students Conference during 28-29 November 2019 to provide a platform to the research students and expose them to various research disciplines providing an opportunity to know the work, concept, mindset & strategies of other research groups.
A capacity building training on food processing for both entrepreneurs and aspiring entrepreneurs from SC-ST communities was held in the Mysuru based CSIR-Central Food Technological Research Institute (CFTRI).
CSIR-National Institute of Science Communication and Information Resources (CSIR-NISCAIR) organised a workshop and competition on scientoon for children followed by a panel discussion on communicating science to children in collaboration with the National Book Trust (NBT), New Delhi, during the 28th New Delhi World Book Fair 2020 on 11 January 2020.