International Conference on Clean Technologies & Sustainable Development organized at NITTTR Chandigarh
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The two day Robust International Conference on Clean Technologies and Sustainable Development being organized by National Institute of Technical Teachers Training and Research(NITTTR), Chandigarh and Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry(FICCI) in collaboration with Department of Scientific and Industrial Research(DSIR),Government of India and Chitkara University concluded at NITTTR Campus in Sector 26, Chandigarh.More than 300 delegates from across the globe actively participated int he conference.
The aim of the conference was to provide a instigate and initiate a Process to foster Sustainable Development Ecosystem through Clean Technologies, this periphery had a blend of experts representing industry, academia and research domains globally.
The day two of the conference started with a Technical Session chaired by Amit Talwar, PCS, Additional Secretary, Transportation & Housing, UT Chandigarh; and Prof. Maj. Gen. (Dr.) B. Nagarajan from IIT, Kanpur and coordinated by Prof. (Dr.) J.S.Saini, Prof. and Head, EDIC Dept., NITTTR, Chandigarh on the theme “Clean Manufacturing & Automobile” and encompassed the presentations from eminent domain experts from India and Abroad to name a few Dr. Rajaram Ghadge, Reliance Industries Limited; Mr. Yogesh Sood, Consultant International Copper Association, India (ICAI) and APQI; Prof. (Dr.)Frank Peter Helmus, Process Engineer, HOCHSCHULEOSNABRUCK, University of Applied Sciences, Germany; Dr. D.S. Khatri, Senior Consultant, Clean Technologies for Manufacturing; Dr. Priyanka Kumar from School of Planning and Architecture, New Delhi.
Chief Guest – Dr. K.K.Talwar, Chairman, Board of Governors, NITTTR, Chandigarh while addressing the Guests, Participants and other Stakeholders during the valedictory ceremony appreciated the layout and design of the Chandigarh from the quality of life perspective in context of the availability of fresh air i.e. the environment’s upkeep. He congratulated the Conference Patron – Dr. S.S. Pattnaik, Director, NITTTR, Chandigarh; and the coordinators of the conference viz. a viz. Dr. Sanjay Sharma and Dr. Rakesh Kumar Wats, Professors from NITTTR, Chandigarh; Chitkara University; and FICCI
Dr. Varinder Kanwar, Registrar, Chitkara University, Himachal Pradesh thanked the institutions including NABARD,PEDA, RDC, GATE GURU, WIPRO etc. for all their support in terms of Sponsorship and Manpower. He extended special thanks to FICCI for coming forward and bridging the academia-industry gap by ensuring the representation from apex industrial houses of the Country and Abroad and for all their support and encouragement.