World Environment Day 2018 Celebrations

By June 4, 2018General

World Environment Day 2018 Celebrations

Focal theme: Plastic Pollution

Seminar on Reducing Plastic Footprint in Campuses: The Ways Ahead

11 June 2018, Monday

Dept. of Botany, University College, Palayam, Thiruvananthapuram

Dear Sir,

We are glad to inform you that Centre for Innovation in Science and Social Action (CISSA) with the support of Kerala State Council for Science, Technology and Environment (KSCSTE), is organizing a seminar on Reducing Plastic Footprint in Campuses: The Ways Ahead to celebrate the World Environment Day 2018 on 11 June 2018 at Dept. of Botany, University College, Thiruvananthapuram.

We cordially invite you to participate in the programme.

Yours faithfully,

Dr.C.Suresh kumar

General Secretary, CISSA



9.30 am                           : Registration

10.00 am                        : Inauguration

Welcome                     : Dr.K.Murugan, Director (Administration), CISSA

 Presidential Address   : Prof.B.Ramakrishnan, Head, Dept. of Botany, University College

 Inauguration               : Adv. V. K. Prasanth, Hon’ble Mayor, Municipal Corporation of Thiruvananthapuram

 Felicitation                  : Dr.P. Harinarayanan, Senior Scientist and Coordinator Wetland Technical Unit & KSCAT, KSCSTE

 Vote of thanks             :Dr.C.K.Peethambaran, Director(Agriculture Division), CISSA

10.30-10.45 am           : TEA BREAK

10.45 am -1.30 pm       : Technical sessions

Dr. R. Ajaykumar Varma, Technical Advisor to Haritha Keralam Mission, Govt of Kerala

Dr. Achuthsankar S Nair, Head, Dept of Computational Biology and Bioinformatics, University of Kerala

Dr.A.Bijukumar, Dean, Faculty of Science, University of Kerala

Interactive Session

Valedictory Function

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