6th Indian Youth Science Congress to address “Zero Hunger Challenge” to be held at Guntur
A galaxy of eminent scientists and policy experts in the field of science and technology will interact with young students and researchers to address Science and Technology options in achieving Zero Hunger Challenge at the 6th Indian Youth Science Congress (IYSC). The event will be held from 28th – 30th November at Acharya Nagarjuna University, Guntur, Andhra Pradesh.
Organized by M S Swaminathan Research Foundation (MSSRF) in partnership with Acharya Nagarjuna University, SRM University and Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth Development (RGNIYD), the IYSC aims to provide a platform for young students and researchers to present their research work and discuss priority issues in enabling science and technology applications for human welfare. The 3 day event, which is open to students and researchers in all the fields, will feature an essay competition among the students on “Innovative use of Science and Technology to address the Zero Hunger Challenge.” Students and researchers could visit www.mssrf.org / www.anu.ac.in / www.srmuniv.ac.in / www.rgniydgov.in for details regarding registration and participation. The event will be inaugurated by Shri Chandrababu Naidu, Chief Minister Andhra Pradesh.
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.