The second global conference was organized with the theme “Building bridges between the Institute, its alumni and the world.” The conference brought together faculty from IISc and its alumni from around the world with potential academic and business partners to
Promote exchange of ideas
Showcase and celebrate the achievements and talent of IISc and its alumni
Pool the intellectual resources of alumni and to strengthen their network
Foster collaboration between all three groups that lasts well beyond the conference
Attendees included the Principal Scientific Advisor to the Government of India, the Director of Argonne National Labs, the Deputy Director of Oak Ridge National Labs, the Associate Director of the Institute, a strong contingent of faculty members from various departments participated, along with several distinguished alumni.