Inaugural Session - International Conference on Science and Jain Philosophy (ICSJP) 201...
Three days International Conference on Science and Jain Philosophy (ICSJP) was held at the VMCC,INDIAN INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY BOMBAY, POWAI, MUMBAI from January 8rh Friday and concluded on January 10, 2016.
Dr.Harsh Vardhan Minister of Science & Technology & Dept. of Science , Govt.of India inaugurated the International Conference 2016 on 8 th Jan.2016. Delegates from across the country and abroad from Fifteen countries participated - Universities of Oxford, Oklahoma, Study Centre Rotterdam, San Hose (USA), Sri Lanka, Munich (Germany), North Carolina (USA), Kyoto (Japan), Guam, etc., were present.
Dr. K.P. Mishra, a former scientist of BARC and Chairman of the ICS... conference welcomed all the scientists and philosophers from the US, UK, Canada, Japan, Germany, France, the Netherlands, South Korea and Sri Lanka and from India. Participants from all walks of life: Scientists, Professors, Doctors, Academicians, Scholars, Lawyers, Accountants, Students, Business Persons, participated in the international event Jain philosophy & science.
Young Researchers' Program was also organized on 8th Jan.2016 . More than 100 research papers were presented including several parallel sessions for young researchers. Buddhist Monk attended and presented a paper! Jains (shravak samaj) from all sects as well as non-Jains deliberated on various topics.
I was also invited to Co-Chair the Technical Session III on Relevance of Jainism in Modern Times. On 8th Jan.2016 in the above International Conference on Science and Jain Philosophy (ICSJP) 201...
Prof. (Dr.) Subhash Chandra Associate Professor.(Hon.)
Intercultural Open University (IOU),Nl