YIM 2018

8th YIM Boston Event
  • Application deadline, Jan 15th, 2018
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  • 8th YIM Boston- May 26-28, 2018 MIT Stata Centre, Boston.
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The first day of YIM event is open to all. Researchers and Educationalist from different disciplines attend this. The program facilitates the collaboration in India and the global scientific community and stimulating inter-disciplinary cooperation, research and scientific advancement.

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First Day Program May 26th 2018

Young Investigator Meeting, Boston
Open day Session: Saturday, May 26th 2018
Venue – MIT, STATA CENTER 32‐155

03:00 pm – 03:45 pm Free Registration and Refreshments

03:45 pm – 04:00 pm Introduction about YIM & Welcome Address
Keynote Lecture

04:00 pm – 04:35 pm “Doing Science @ IISc’’
Anurag Kumar
Director, Indian Institute of Science
Q & A with Audience

4:35 pm – 05:10 pm “Merging Science and Service in India”
Pawan Sinha
Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, MIT
Q & A with Audience

05:10 pm‐ 05:20 pm BREAK
Panel Discussion

05:20 pm‐ 06: 20 pm Taking a leap: “Redefining Scientific Landscape for India’s scientific and economic
Moderator: Aji Parayil, President, YIM Boston

Anurag Kumar, IISc

Pawan Sinha, MIT

Amitava ‘babi’ Mitra, MIT

Abhay Karandikar, IIT Kanpur

Sarit Kumar Das, IIT Ropar

Ajit Chaturvedi, IIT Roorkee

Pradeep Mathur, IIT Indore

Podile Appa Rao, University of Hyderabad


06:20 pm‐ 7:30 pm Networking session and light Dinner