After the successful organization of the 101st Indian Science congress, University of Jammu is all set to host another important scientific event-10th JK Science Congress on the theme “Science and Technology for Inclusive Development: A way forward”.
Inclusive development ensures that all persons, including excluded and marginalized groups, are stakeholders in development process. Many people are excluded from development due to various factors. Development should be inclusive and the benefits of new research in various fields of Science and Technology should reach all the people. Keeping this aim in mind, the Congress will deliberate on the important issues like- Innovative approaches for inclusive development, Conservation of Environmental resources, Technology generation for inclusion, role of IT and ICT in innovation, Health and development of marginalized groups, Policy issues for making Science and Technology more inclusive.
The objective of organizing this Congress is to provide the platform for scientific interaction, develop scientific temperament in the youth, disseminating information about the latest developments in Science and Technology and to provide opportunity to young scientists of the state to interact with scientists of great repute.
During the Science Congress, several plenary sessions and technical sessions will be held. Renowned scientists of the country are participating and will deliver their key note address(s)/ plenary lectures focused on the general theme of the Science congress.
Around 700 researchers from various institutions of the state and country are participating. The proceedings will cover diverse topics of current and future interest.
The Congress will provide a wonderful opportunity for the young researchers to showcase their work in front of the leading Scientists/ Professionals in their respective disciplines. The interaction will help them to organize their future research in a more meaningful manner.