International Seminar on ” Forestry & Allied Specific Topics (FAST-2019) for Innovation and R&D Initiatives”
3-day International Seminar on ” Forestry & Allied Specific Topics (FAST-2019) for Innovation and R&D Initiatives” being organised by Forestry Department places a mile stone of success (21st to 23rd Nov. 2019).
Day 1st began with participation of internationally acclaimed Foresters, Scientists, Entrepreneurs and others representing the countries such as Malaysia, Canada, The Gambia etc. Inauguration session was graced by the great presence of Prof. Ainuddin of University Putra Malaysia as Chief Guest, Prof. Jorma Neuvonen of British Columbia, Canada and Dr Subhash Ashutosh IFS, DG- Forest Survey of India both as Guest of Honour, Hon’ble Chairman, DIBNS Shri Arvind Gupta, Prof. Shailja Pant, Principal; Dr Arun Kumar, Director and Prof. Sas Biswas HoD- Forestry of the institute. Delegates represented the premier organizations such as WII, different Universities of the state, FRI, UKSFD, IPIRTI, GIAN- Ahmedabad, IIT Roorkee etc. Technical sessions on Climate Change, Global Forestry; Innovation & IPR and Poster session- Part I were special issues dealt. A model by students on Human – Wildlife Conflict Minimization using sensors avoiding objects of threats was highly applauded……Dr Sas Biswas