16th Aug., 2015

The Second Pan IIT-IISc IMPRINT Workshop was held at IIT Delhi on 16th August 2015. The meeting was chaired by Prof. Indranil Manna, Director, IIT Kanpur and Chief Coordinator, Imprint India Initiative. Representatives of all 16 IITs and IISc Bangalore were present in the meeting. Prof. K. Gupta, Director, IIT Delhi and Prof. U. B. Desai, Director, IIT Hyderabad also graced the occasion. Besides update from various Domain leaders, there were wide ranging discussions on planning, data collection, roadmap, proposed format of the report and deliverables. All the domain leaders presented the status of their theme and future course of action. Each presentation was followed by discussions. Domain leaders and institute coordinators learnt about the entire program and provided useful suggestions. Mr. R Subrahmanyam, Joint Secretary, MHRD, also joined the meeting in the concluding session. The deliberations were summarized to him. He complimented the domain leaders and made several useful suggestions. The major focus of this workshop was to discuss on modalities for creating road map and timelines for deliverables. The IIT Kharagpur presentation is available in ‘Resources’ section.