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Invitation to CSIR, India Event - Science Summit at United Nations General Assembly 2022 - September 22 & September 28, 2022

Posted on: September 22, 2022 | Back | Print

Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), the largest industrial R&D organization in India, with a network of 37 multidisciplinary R&D institutes located across India and working in a wide spectrum of S&T fields (from oceanography, geophysics, chemicals, drugs, genomics, biotechnology and nanotechnology to mining, aeronautics, instrumentation, environmental engineering and information technology), is organizing a two-day event during the Science Summit at 77 United Nations General Assembly, 2022 (SSUNGA77), entitled "CSIR, India: An Innovation Hub for Global Sustainable Development" scheduled on September 22 & September 28 2022 from 1630 - 1900 hrs (IST) / 1300 – 1530 hours (CET).

The event will showcase CSIR's contributions to Science and Technology and their efforts towards Global Sustainable Development. The session aims to exchange scientific ideas and foster collaborations which can be beneficial for the global scientific community, industry, start-ups, policymakers and think-tanks, financial institutions, investors, partners and other stakeholders working towards Global Sustainable Development.

Brief details of the event are give below:

Date: 22 and 28 September 2022

Time: 1630 – 1900 hours (IST) / 1300 – 1530 hours (CET)

Sessions: 5 sessions with 22 eminent speakers/experts and a panel discussion

Day 1: 22 September 2022

  • Food and Nutrition and Botanical Innovations

  • Water and life below water

  • Affordable Healthcare

Day 2: 28 September 2022

  • Sustainability – Energy, Environment, Cities, Communities

  • Industry and Infrastructure – Materials for global society