National Technology Day celebrated at USTM
May 11, 2015 :
Along with the whole nation, the University of Science & Technology, Meghalaya
also observed the “National Technology Day” on 11th May, 2015 in a befitting
manner. On the occasion, the university had conducted an interactive talk on the
topic “Building Research and Innovation Eco-System in India" which was delivered
by Prof. Dr. Kamal Kant Dwivedi, President of Global Academy of Doctorates.
Prof. Dwivedi was the former Vice Chancellor of Arunachal University and advisor
to Ministry of Science & Technology, Govt. of India. He has specialized in the
fields of Chemical, Nuclear, Environmental Science and pursued research in inter
disciplinary areas, also published about two hundred research papers.
While addressing the post graduate students of the departments of Biotechnology,
Chemistry, Zoology, Botany, Computer Science and Electronics of the University,
Prof. Dwivedi urged them to be more specific towards research and innovation
oriented studies as India has lots of potentials to excel in the field of