CSIR — “One Week, One Lab”, Programme



CSIR-Central Scientific Instruments Organisation (CSIR-CSIO), Chandigarh, launched the “One Week, One Lab” campaign on 24 June 2023, with Dr N Kalaiselvi, Director General of CSIR, inaugurating key facilities and an exhibition of their groundbreaking technologies. The event showcased CSIR-CSIO's commitment to scientific excellence and innovation.

CSIR-CSIO released its annual report for 2021-22 and inspiring videos on new technologies. It also introduced the ACS-CSIO international student chapter's website to foster global collaborations. The week-long campaign featured workshops, events, and discussions, uniting experts from diverse fields in a celebration of scientific brilliance and technological advancement.

On 26 June 2023, CSIR-CSIO continued its “One Week, One Lab” campaign with diverse events. The Industry/Innovator/MSME/Academia Meet facilitated collaboration and innovation. Concurrently, the Stakeholders Meet focused on the Jal Jeevan Mission, aiming to enhance safe drinking water provision through technology and research. The Roadmap to Defence Technologies and Manufacturing session gathered defence leaders to strengthen India's defence capabilities. A panel discussion explored innovation within CRIKC (Chandigarh Region Innovation & Knowledge Cluster) Institutions. Municipal Commissioner Anandita Mitra visited CSIO's waste processing facilities, expressing interest in collaboration.

The two exceptional events held on 27 June 2023 brought together industry experts, researchers, students, and innovators, creating a platform for collaboration and knowledge exchange. The National Conference on Avionic Technologies & Display Systems-2023 (NCAD-2023) served as a crucial platform for stakeholders in design and development agencies, R&D establishments, academic institutions, production agencies, and end-users from defence, air force, PSU, and civilian establishments to engage in dialogue and deliberations on avionics technologies and display systems. The conference aimed to showcase the latest technologies, capabilities, and…read more on NOPR