Padmashri Mylswamy Annadurai inaugurated Samavesha'24 on the occasion of National Science Day

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Padmashri Mylswamy Annadurai inaugurated Samavesha 2024: Uniting Minds, Igniting Innovations in Science on the occasion of National Science Day on 28 February 2024.

NIT Trichy and I-STEM Bangalore proudly announce the successful joint organization of Samavesha 2024, an initiative aimed at promoting indigenous technologies for a developed India on National Science Day 2024. The event, held under the theme of "Uniting Minds, Igniting Innovations," witnessed a remarkable inauguration by Padmashri Mylswamy Annadurai, Distinguished Space Scientist, alongside esteemed dignitaries including Dr. Harilal Bhaskar, COO of I-STEM, and Dr.Umapathy, Chairperson of the Sophisticated Instrumentation Facility (SIF).

During his inaugural address, Padmashri Mylswamy Annadurai emphasized India's cost-effective contributions to the space sector compared to other developed countries. He articulated the nation's next ambitious mission of establishing a lunar lab, heralding a significant leap in space research. Dr. Annadurai also commended NIT Trichy for its invaluable contributions to the lunar mission, particularly through its Lunar Soil work, underscoring the importance of nurturing young scientific minds to advance technological frontiers.

In a compelling keynote address, the chief guest highlighted the transformative potential of collaborative research in sectors spanning healthcare, agriculture, and space research. Prof. Sudhir K Sinha, Founder of Lab2Market and a retired professor from IISc, shared his experiences in leveraging technology to address challenges in the railway sector, showcasing the power of translating research into tangible solutions.

Shri P V Kannan, alongside Dr. Srimathy Kesan, Dr. Balaji R, Dr. Sudhir K Sinha, and Dr. K. Muthukumar, led a spirited discussion, touching upon key aspects of research commercialization, intellectual property rights, market viability, and sustainable profitability.Their collective wisdom resonated with the audience, inspiring them to explore new horizons and embrace innovation-driven endeavors.

Samavesha 2024 attracted participation from over 200 faculty members and scholars representing various institutions. Throughout the day, participants were treated to thought-provoking dialogues and deep dives into the intricacies of transforming academic research into tangible outcomes. Attendees displayed a keen interest in exploring avenues for research facilitation, networking opportunities, and understanding the pathway from publications to patents to products and eventually profits.

Dr. Annadurai’s visionary insights, coupled with the expertise shared by distinguished speakers, have set a dynamic tone for Samavesha 2024, reinforcing the commitment towards fostering indigenous innovation and propelling India's technological prowess to greater heights.


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