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