Leading scientists to speak at Nature-MSSRF event on March 6
Nature, the international journal of science, turned 150 in November 2019. As part of the global celebrations, the Nature Research Group along with the M S Swaminathan Research Foundation, devoted to harnessing science for sustainable development, will mark the historic occasion with an event themed ‘150 years of science through the pages of Nature’. The half-day event on 6 March 2020 at MSSRF Chennai will feature six short, agenda-setting talks delivered by leading scientists, innovators and science policy experts of India. The talks, while taking a look at the last 150 years in diverse areas of science and innovation, will also envision what the future holds for that branch of science/technology/innovation in India.
Live streaming of the event available from 6th March 2020 10 AM onwards
M S Swaminathan Research Foundation (MSSRF) established in 1988 is a not-for-profit trust. MSSRF was envisioned and founded by Professor M S Swaminathan, agriculture scientist with proceeds from the First World Food Prize that he received in 1987.