Research Conference

Research conference (Held jointly with Indian Institute of Science Education and Research-IISER, Pune)

This is the first such event in the history of Indian science where a research conference is being held for class X-XII students. At the conference participants of academy’s program of “Discovering Little Scientists” presented their research work. It is one of the unique and most successful program where little scientist get a platform to present their research work, followed by poster exhibition.

Group Photo of Little scientist Research conference with Guest and faculty

Interactive sessions

Platform presentations by the students were interspersed with highly interactive sessions of globally acclaimed scientists and physicians on the topic given below.

Lecture Topic Speaker
Life without Chemistry Dr. K. N. Ganesh, Director, IISER,Pune
Excitements in Biology Dr. L. S. Shashidhara, Prof and coordinator of Bio-sciences, IISER, Pune
Indian space program Dr.Pramod Kale, Former Director, ISRO Lab, Thiruvananthapuram
Cancer genetics Dr. Rajiv Sarin, Director, ACTREC, Kharghar, Navi Mumbai
What can we learn from Nature Dr. A. A. Natu, IISER, Pune
The sea world Dr. Mahesh Zingde, Former Director, NIO, Goa.
First successful heart transplant in Western India Dr. Sanjeev Jadhav, Chief Heart Surgeon, Jehangir Hospital, Pune
Monsoon Dr. Sulochana Gadgil, Meteorologist, Centre for Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences, Bangalore
The science behind mobile phones Dr. Bhas Bapat, Professor of Physics, IISER, Pune
Ethics in biomedical research Dr. M. G. Deo, Moving Academy of Medicine and Biomedicine