New Delhi : Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the VAIBHAV Summit through video conferencing at 6:30 pm today. Vaishvik Bhartiya Vaigyanik (VAIBHAV) Summit is a platform that may bring overseas and resident Indian researchers and academicians together.
The aim of the summit is to bring Indian-origin luminaries in academic institutes and research organisations across the world and resident counterparts on a single platform to debate upon collaboration mechanisms to strengthen academic and science and technology (S&T) base in India for global development, a PMs Office statement said.
The summit will be held from October 2 to 31, including multiple levels of interactions among overseas experts and Indian counterparts over a month-long series of webinars and video conferences. More than 3,000 overseas Indian origin academicians and scientists from 55 countries and more than 10,000 resident academicians and scientists will be a part of the summit.