BITS, Pilani: Workshop on Innovations in Waste, Water and Energy Technologies for Rural Development

HTCampus Expert updated on : 16 Jul 2015
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The workshop aimed at enhance awareness of the challenges and barriers on waste, water and energy management in rural areas!

Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani conducted a workshop on Innovations in Waste, Water and Energy Technologies for Rural Development on July 13 & 14, 2015.
 
The workshop was conducted mainly for Faculty members/ researchers of colleges and universities from all branches of science and technology/ engineering, who are involved either in teaching or research in waste, water and energy technologies and/ or in rural development. 
 
Objectives of the workshop
 
  • Enhanced awareness of the challenges and barriers on waste, water and energy management in rural areas.
  • Importance of interdisciplinary research at colleges and universities to provide technological solutions for waste, water and energy problems faced by rural India.
  • Significance of bridging the gap between academia and industry for rural development. 
 
Various sub-themes of the workshop are (but not limited to):
 
  • Municipal solid waste management
  • Drinking water management
  • Decentralized waste water treatment systems
  • New and renewable energy sources 
 
For more information visit http://www.bits-pilani.ac.in/uploads/A.Hyd%202014-15/Workshops/WWEWorkshopBro2.pdf
 
 
Source: Aayush Agarwal, HTCampus Specialist 
 

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