Prof. JB Joshi
Former Director of the Institute of Chemical Technology
VORTEX 4.0 presents to you a Masterclass by Prof. J.B.Joshi, former Director of the Institute of Chemical Technology. He is the DAE-Homi Bhabha Chair Professor, Homi Bhabha National Institute, Mumbai, J.C.Bose Fellow of the Institute of Chemical Technology, Mumbai and is the recipient of Shantiswarup Bhatnagar Prize for Engineering Sciences and many other awards and recognitions. Prof. Joshi received the third highest civilian honour, the Padma Bhushan, in 2014, from the President of India, for his services to the field of chemical engineering and nuclear science.
We are highly honoured to him share his knowledge and experience with us
Dr. Abhay Bang
Director of SEARCH (Society for Education, Action and Research in Community Health)
Vortex 2016 could not have asked for a better start than this- in the presence of Dr. Abhay Bang. Qualifications : MD, MPH, D. Sc (Hon.) D. Lit (Hon.) Dr. Bang, Director of SEARCH (Society for Education, Action and Research in Community Health) is currently the chairman of the Expert Committee on Tribal Health, Govt. of India. He has written 2 books of which the one on his own heart disease is extremely popular in Maharashtra. It has received the State literary award. He was a member of the High Level Expert Group to design Universal Health Coverage for India (2010-12), of the National Commission on Population, and of The National Commission on Macro-economics and Health. He and and his wife Rani were honoured with the highest honour of the state government ‘Maharashtra Bhushan'.
It is truly a privilege for the students of ICT to be learning from a person of his stature and erudition.
Date - 23/10/16
Time- 2pm - 3pm