Date
Thursday, 1 February 2018 to Tuesday, 27 February 2018

As a part of GREAT Campaign, British Council has organised lecture series with renowned British academics and scientists. GREAT Talks are aimed at motivating young Indian students to plan their careers effectively by interacting with accomplished UK personalities. The GREAT Talk platform offers students a once in a lifetime opportunity to expand their horizons, meet with prominent educationists and explore new career directions.

 

Speaker Name Public talk title  City Date Time Venue RSVP information
Turi King What's in a name? Mumbai 2 February 2.30 pm Sophia College, Convention Centre trupti.chimbaikar@britishcouncil.org
Paul Walton Equality for Women in Science: Why is it So Slow?  Guwahati 1 February 6.30 pm IIT Guwahati azahar.ali@britishcouncil.org
Guwahati 2 February 1.00 pm Cotton University  azahar.ali@britishcouncil.org
Hyderabad 5 February 2.00 pm CSIR-Centre for Cellular and Molecular Biology mirrin.raikhan@britishcouncil.org
Chandigarh 7 February 10.00 am IISER Mohali abhishek.boral@britishcouncil.org
Chandigarh 7 February 2.30 pm Panjab University abhishek.boral@britishcouncil.org
Chandigarh 8 February 10.30 am  Punjab Engineering College  abhishek.boral@britishcouncil.org
Sue Nelson Going Back to the Moon - A Journalist’s Perspective Ahmedabad 12 February 3.00 pm Kadi University mansi.pherwani@britishcouncil.org
Going Back to the Moon - A Journalist’s Perspective Ahmedabad 13 February 11.30 am Indus University mansi.pherwani@britishcouncil.org
Going Back to the Moon - A Journalist’s Perspective  Bhubaneswar 16 February 10.30 am  Sai International School  azahar.ali@britishcouncil.org
Women in Space  Bhubaneswar 16 February 03.30 pm National Institute of Science Education and Research (NISER) azahar.ali@britishcouncil.org
Jen Gupta Engaging Schools and the Public with Astrophysics Research  Ahmedabad 15 February 11.00 am Science City mansi.pherwani@britishcouncil.org
The Invisible Universe Ahmedabad 15 February 3.00 pm Nirma University mansi.pherwani@britishcouncil.org
The Invisible Universe Ahmedabad 16 February 12.00 pm St Xavier's College mansi.pherwani@britishcouncil.org
The invisible Universe Pune 17 February 6.00 pm IUCAA, Pune gunjan.narula@britishcouncil.org

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Science as culture – contemporary science engagement in the museum environment Ahmedabad 26 February 11.00 am Science City mansi.pherwani@britishcouncil.org
  The Co-Evolution of Life and Earth Ahmedabad 26 February 4.00 pm IIT Gandhinagar mansi.pherwani@britishcouncil.org
  The Co-Evolution of Life and Earth Ahmedabad 27 February 6.00 pm Ahmedabad University mansi.pherwani@britishcouncil.org
Dr. Venkat V S S Sastry  Intelligent Systems and Data Analytics in Aerospace Punjab 23 February  1.30 PM

IIT Ropar

bipin.kumar@britishcouncil.org