NESAC organized four online lectures in connection with Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav to commemorate 75th year of Indian Independence on August 11, 2023. Dr. Diganta Barman, Head, Water Resources Division at NESAC and Smt H Suchitra Devi, Senior Scientist, Forestry & Ecology Division at NESAC coordinated this lecture series.
The first lecture was delivered by Dr KK Sarma, Group Head, Remote Sensing Applications & DPD, NER-DRR at NESAC on “Space Technology Support for Disaster Management in NE India”. Dr Diganta Barman, Head, Water Resource Division, NESAC delivered the second lecture on “Disruptive technologies – A new paradigm in Water resources & Hydrology”.
The third lecture was delivered by Sri Chirag Gupta, Scientist/Engineer-SE from SATCOM & UAV Division at NESAC on the topic “UAV Technology & Applications”. Finally, Sri Nilay Nishant, Scientist/ Engineer-SE, Geo-Informatics & IT Division at NESAC delivered the last lecture on “Empowering Governance in North East India: Unleashing the Potential of WebGIS and ICT Applications”.