Sessions - 2nd FAN Symposium

The Second Indian FAN Symposium
Frugal Engineering
16 January 2016 at Taj Exotica, Goa
 0730-0800Registration & Networking
Morning Session : Conducted by Prof. Anil M. Kulkarni, Assoc.Dean (R&D), IIT Bombay
Prof. Ravi Sinha,
Dean (ACR), IIT Bombay
0800-0815Welcome – Prof. Devang Khakhar, Director, IIT Bombay
 0815-0830Opening Remarks – Prof. Ravi Sinha
Indian FAN Meetings: Summary
Action taken report of the Goa FAN Meeting (2015)
 0830-0915Plenary Speaker: Mr. Adil Zainulbhai, Sr. Advisor, McKinsey & Co.
Title: Start Up India and build MSMEs
 0915-0945Coffee break
SESSION – I : Affordable Energy Solutions
Prof. Kishore Chatterjee, Elect.Engg. Dept.

Rapporteur :
Prof. S. Srinivas, Energy Sci. & Engg. Dept.
0945-1000Opening remarks: Prof. Kishore Chatterjee, IIT Bombay
Title: Affordable energy solutions- role of research at IIT Bombay
1000-1030Keynote Speaker : Prof. VVN Kishore, Former Professor and Head, Dept. of Energy and Environment, TERI University
Title: Affordable energy solutions, frugal research and micro-level Sustainability
 1030–1100 Panel Discussion: Energy Technologies for India: Which Way Ahead
Moderator: Prof. Shireesh Kedare, Energy Sci. and Engg. IIT Bombay
  Panel :
Prof. Kishore Chatterjee: Elect.Engg.Dept.,IIT Bombay
 Prof. Priya Jadhav: CTARA, IIT Bombay
 Dr. Sameer Maithael: Greentech Knowledge Solutions Pvt. Ltd. Delhi (Alumnus, IIT B)
 Dr. Vishal Sardeshpande: ATE Pvt. Ltd., Pune, (Alumnus, IIT B)
SESSION – II : Water and Sanitation

Prof. Sanjeev Chaudhari,
Head, Centre for Environmental Sci. and Engg

Prof. Sanjay Mahajani,
Prof-in-Charge, Tata Centre for Technology and Design

1130-1145Opening Remarks: Prof. Sanjeev Chaudhari, IIT Bombay
Title: Research in Water and Sanitation at IITB
1145-1215Keynote Speaker: Prof. Murali Sastry, CEO, IITBombay - Monash Research Academy
Title: Affordable Solutions for Water and Sanitation
 1215- 1315Lunch
Afternoon Session: Conducted by Prof. Sanjay Mahajani, PIC, TCTD, IIT Bombay
 1315-1345Panel Discussion: Water and Sanitation - Challenges and Opportunities in India
Moderator: Prof. Jayesh Bellare, Chemical Engg. Dept. IIT Bombay
 Mr. Anuj Sharma: COO, Sarvajal
 Prof. K. Kesava Rao: Chemical Engg., IISc., Bangalore
 Mr. Ulhas Paranjap: Founder, Jalvardhini Pratishthan
 Dr. Rakesh Kumar: Scientist-G and Head, Mumbai NEERI Zonal Lab.
 Prof. Anurag Garg: CESE, IIT Bombay
 1415-1445Coffee Break
SESSION – III : Affordable Health Care
Prof. Rohit  Manchanda
Head, Bio Sci. and Bio Engg. Dept.

Dr. Abhishek Sen,
Biosense Technologies
1445-1500Opening Remarks: Prof. Soumyo Mukherji, Dean (SA), IIT Bombay
Affordable Healthcare- Research at IIT Bombay
1500-1530Keynote Speaker: Dr. Arun Chandavarkar, CEO & Jt. Managing Director, Biocon Ltd., Bangalore.
Title: Access and Affordability : Addressing a Critical Healthcare Imperative
 1530-1600Panel Discussion: Affordable healthcare:bench to market
Moderator: Prof. Santosh Noronha, Chemical Engg.Dept. IIT Bombay
 1600-1630Panel :
  Dr. Premnath Venugopala: Head, NCL Innovations
 Mr. Nishant Kumar: Embryyo Tech
 Dr. Shyam Vasudeva Rao: Managing Director, Forus Health Pvt. Ltd.
 Prof. Santosh Noronha: Chemical Engg.Dept., IIT Bombay
 Prof. Debjani Paul: Bio.Sci. & Bio.Engg. Dept.,IIT Bombay
Prof. Prasanna Mujumdar, Dy. Director (FEA), IIT Bombay :
Concluding remarks and action pointsVote of Thanks: Prof. J.K. Verma, Dean (FA), IIT Bombay
 1700-1739High Tea
SESSION – IV : Interactive Sessions with Participants
 1730-1740Prof. J.K. Verma, Dean (FA), IIT Bombay
Title : Faculty Recruitment at IIT Bombay
  Presentation by :
 1740-1750Prof. Debjani Paul, Bio.Sci. & Bio. Engg. Dept., IIT Bombay
 1750-1800Prof. Priya Jadhav, CTARA, IIT Bombay
 1800-1810Prof. Anurag Garg, CESE, IIT Bombay
 1810-1830Interaction with participants

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