"Swatantrata Ka Amrit Mahotsav"
Indian Science and Scientist's Contributions in Swatantrata Sangram

December 22-25, 2021
IIT Indore, Madhya Pradesh

Focal Theme

Collaborative Ecosystem of Traditional and Modern Sciences for
Vikashit Pradesh - Aatmanirbhar Desh

Science Policy and Administration
Venue: IIT Indore Program Schedule

State and national governments are working on war footing to find solutions for complex problems such as sustainability, health, quality of life, sanitation, poverty, etc. Focused scientific and technological interventions help policymakers to address these problems more effectively. Thus, Science Policy is a bridge that connects the government and the public. The Science Policy is concerned with the identification of priority areas considering local needs, allocation of resources for the conduct of science towards achieving these goals, and efficient administration for making sure that the fruits of these efforts reach the needy strata of the society.

The session will include diverse topics including the funding of science, the careers of scientists, the identification of bottlenecks in creating a professional Scientific System, exploration of alternative administrative models, and the translation of scientific discoveries into technological innovation to promote a commercial product development, competitiveness, economic growth, and economic development, ensuring a developed Madhya Pradesh and Self-reliant India.

Host Coordinators:

Dr. Prashant Kodgire, IIT Indore
Email: pkodgire@iiti.ac.in
Mobile: 8602642820


Dr. Prashant Kodgire, IIT Indore
Dr. Pankaj Sagdeo, IIT Indore
Dr. Rakesh Kumar Arya, MPCST, Govt. of MP
Dr. Ashok Sharma, VIBHA
Email: mpvs.spa [at] gmail.com