A webinar on ‘Covid 19, Agritech and Food Security’

A webinar was organized on the topic “Covid 19, Agritech and Food Security” by Dr. Shweta Sinha (Ph.D., MBA, B.Engg.),Assistant Professor in Environmental Technology at Pridi Banomyong International College, Thammasat University, Thailand.

The Presentation started with the linkage between Covid 19 and the Food security and rice market during Covid 19. Speaker also shared the role of ICT in agriculture. Speaker also shared that Digital technology in agriculture is evolving. Speaker has explored many things related to opportunities in agritech and food security. The session was very informative and the speaker’s detailed explanation definitely made it very easy for us to understand the topic too in a very short period of time.

Participants have understood the need for modern agritech for our country. Participants also understood the need to take good practices and technology from other countries and then as an engineer’s come up with Suitable and affordable technologies for our farmers.

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Dr. Y. M. Gajmal

Best Paper Award

The Department of Information Technology is pleased to announce that our faculty Dr. Yogesh Manohar Gajmal received the Best Paper Award in Springer Conference – International Conference on Computational Intelligence and Network Systems (CINS 2023) held from 18 to 20 October at Dubai, UAE.