Nurturing the buds: A talk series to create awareness for science outreach in rural areas

The Science For Rural India (SFRI), an outreach group of students of IISc, is organizing a talk series called Nurturing the buds.


The scenario of education in rural areas is alarming. SFRI group firmly believes that youth can play a pivotal role in improving this scenario. This talk series invites great personalities who have contributed to education and whose work is the source of inspiration. To experience their inspiring life journey, please attend the talk.


The first talk of the series will be delivered by Dr. Anil Kakodakar on 29th January at 3:00 PM using the Teams platform. Please find the attached link.

About the speaker:

Dr. Anil Kakodkar is a renowned Indian nuclear physicist and Mechanical engineer who was the Director of BARC and the chairman of the Atomic Energy Commission of India. The Government of India awarded him Padma Shri (1998), Padma Bhushan (1999), and Padma Vibhushan (2009) for his phenomenal contributions in uplifting the nation to the top league of nuclear-capable nations. 

Date: 29th January 2022 (Saturday)
Time: 3:00 PM

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