International conference on Innovative Technologies and Management for Water Security (INDACON 2014)
International conference on Innovative Technologies and Management for Water Security (INDACON 2014) was conducted successfully at NIOT on 12th - 14th February 2014. Dr. Shailesh Nayak, Secretary, MoES participated in the inauguration over video conference. Total 56 papers besides a number of key note addresses on various aspects of water technologies and management were presented and deliberated as part of 50th anniversary of International Indian Ocean Expedition. The conference saw a very wide participation from students, academicians, scientists and experts from industry. A poster presentation competition and best paper competition for students was also organized during the conference. Exhibition was inaugurated by Prof. M. Ravindran, former Director, NIOT, Chennai. Several industries in desalination field displayed their exhibits during the conference.
Release of INDACON 2014 souvenir (from left: Dr. S. Prabhakar, Dr. P. K. Tewari,
Prof. M. Ravindran, Dr. M. A. Atmanand, Dr. Purnima Jalihal)
Visit to exhibition stalls after it's inauguration by
Prof. M. Ravindran, Former Director, NIOT.