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National Science Day Celebrations
Karnataka State Council for Science and
Technology (KSCST), Department of Science and Technology, Government of
Karnataka and Department of Science and Technology, Government of India,
New Delhi are jointly organizing National Science Day 2012 Celebrations on
1st March 2012 at J.N. Tata Auditorium, Indian Institute of Science,
We would like to bring to your kind
information that "RENEWABLE ENERGY, CLEAN ENERGY AND NUCLEAR SAFETY" is
the theme of this year's National Science Day. In this respect, KSCST is
conducting various competitions namely, Poster competition, On-the-Spot
painting competitions and Science Essay Competitions on the theme for the
students of Corporation High Schools in Bangalore.
The painting competition is scheduled to be
conducted on Saturday, the 18th February 2012 from 10.30 AM to 12.30 Noon
at the Indian Institute of Science (Behind Tata Statue, IISc Main
The National Science Day function will be
held on 1st March 2012 at at J. N. Tata Auditorium, Indian Institute of
KSCST has organized popular lectures by
eminent scientists from premier institution on energy related topics. It
will be followed by prize distribution to students, for various
competitions held during February 2012 - On-the-spot painting competition,
Essay and Poster Competition. We are expecting about 800 students from
various Higher Primary and High schools across Bangalore to participate in
this programme. The winning Paintings and posters will be exhibited at J.
N. Tata Auditorium.
Rashtriya Vigyan Evam Prodyogiki Sanchar Parishad,
Department of Science and Technology, Government of India, New Delhi
Department of Science and Technology, Government of Karnataka
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NATIONAL SCIENCE DAY - 2012
Karnataka State Council for Science and
Technology (KSCST), Departments of Science and Technology, Government of
Karnataka and Government of India are jointly organizing National Science
Day - 2012 on 1st March 2012 at 10.00 AM at J. N. Tata Auditorium, Indian
Institute of Science, Bangalore.
In this regard, KSCST had organized Essay
Competition, Poster Competition and On-the-spot Painting Competition for
higher primary and high school children of BBMP and other schools in
Bangalore during second week of February 2012. The prizes for winners of
these competitions will be distributed during the programme on 1st March
The programme, being organized as National
Science Day, is aimed at encouraging students of higher primary and high
schools. Popular lectures by eminent scientists and prize distribution
ceremony are planned for this event. KSCST is celebrating National Science
Day since last ten years.
The programme will be inaugurated by Shri.
Y. B. Ramkrishna, Executive Chairman, Karnataka State Biofuel Development
Board. The Chief Guest of the function will be Shri. B. R. Prabhakar IAS (Retd),
Former Chief Secretary, Government of Karnataka. Prof. M. S. Mohan Kumar,
Secretary, KSCST, will be presiding over the function.
During the morning session, Shri. B. R.
Prabhakar IAS (Retd), Former Chief Secretary, Government of Karnataka and
Shri Vishnu V. Chinagundi, Senior Faculty, Mahatma Gandhi Institute for
Rural Energy and Development, Bangalore will be delivering science lectures. During afternoon session,
lecture will be given by Shri Vikshut Mundakur, Senior Manager,
The valedictory and prize distribution
programmes are arranged at 3.30 PM. Shri. S. K. Paramesh, Director
(Technical) Bangalore Metropolitan Corporation (BMTC) will be the Guest of
Honor. Prof. B. N. Raghunandan, Divisional Chairman, Earth and
Environmental Sciences, Indian Institute of Science will preside over the
function. It is expected that about 800 students / teachers from various BBMP
and other schools will participate in this programme. Also, more than 100
students will be receiving awards during this programme.
Valedictory and Prize Distribution
Date: 1st March 2012, Thursday
Time: 3.30 PM
Venue: J. N. Tata Auditorium, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore
Click on this link to view detailed programme