Tag Archives: international

Our Villages, Our World: What Can We Offer?

Villages

During Chancellor Amma’s 60th Birthday Celebrations, an ambitious nation-wide initiative was launched to transform a significant number of India’s villages into centers of learning, employment, productivity, and prosperity via sustainable development. To mark this occasion, Amrita University hosted an International Summit that included speakers such as Dr. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam, Dr. M. S. Swaminathan, Dr. K. Kasturirangan, Nobel ... Read More »

New International Initiative: The Live-in-Labs Program

Livein Labs

The Amrita Center for International Programs (ACIP), in conjunction with the University of California, San Diego (USA), recently launched the Live-in-Labs program where researchers, experts, and students, from multiple disciplines, will work to identify, develop, and deliver integrated and sustainable solutions to transform India’s villages into zero waste, self-sustainable, and self-reliant communities. This international experiential learning program will engage researchers ... Read More »

Amrita Bioquest 2013: An International Conference on Biotechnology for Innovative Applications

Amrita Bioquest, held at the Amritapuri campus of Amrita University and hosted by the Amrita School of Biotechnology, provided a forum to discuss emerging, multidisciplinary themes related to the use and application of biotechnology for the benefit of humanity. The conference covered various research areas, such as translational medicine, nanotechnology, neuroscience, genomics, proteomics, bioinformatics, and bioengineering, to see how they ... Read More »