Speakers

Speakers

PROF. SUNANDO BANDYOPADHYAY

Professor of Geography

Department of Geography University of Calcutta, West Bengal


Specializations: Coastal and Fluvial Geomorphology, Natural Hazard Studies, RS & GIS Education: B.Sc. (Hons) in Geography Presidency College, Calcutta University M.Sc. in Geography Calcutta University Ph.D. in Geography Calcutta University Countries Visited France • Switzerland • Italy • Malaysia • Cambodia • Thailand • Nepal • Bangladesh • UK • Austria • UK

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Dr. V.C. Jha

Professor of Geography

Visva-Bharati (A Central University )SANTINIKETAN,West Bengal


Education: B.Sc. (Geography) at B. H. U. Varanasi, M.Sc. in Geography at B. H. U. Varanasi and Ph.D. in Geography at B. H. U. Varanasi. P-1,HUSAC M1 in 1984 & 1985 & URW in 1995 (IIRS) in Remote Sensing Specialization: Geomorphology, Cultural Geography, Geography of Buddhism, Geo-informatics and Geospatial Technology (Remote Sensing, GIS, & GPS) Country Visited: Hungary, Italy, Vatican City, Austria, Germany, Kenya, Canada, USA, Thailand and Japan

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Dr. Sachidanand Sinha

Professor of Geography

Centre for the Study of Regional Development, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi


Specialization: He works in the area of access to social amenities, particularly education, health care, housing and related development issues with special reference to the socially deprived populations, women, aged and physically challenged in India. He was member of the Working Group for the 11th Plan of University Grants Commission, Working Group for Development of Model Colleges in Educationally Backward Districts of India, Ministry of Minorities Affairs, and Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment. Advisor of the Core Group for Development of School Textbooks in Social Sciences for the Government of Rajasthan and SCERT, Chhattisgarh.

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Dr. Gopal Krishna Panda

Emeritus Professor of Geography

Dept. of Geography, Utkal University Bhubaneswar, Odisha


Education: M. Sc., M. Phil, Ph. D (Geography) Specialization: Natural Hazard and Disaster Management, Coastal Geomorphology, Remote Sensing & GIS Country Visited: U.K (Dept. of Epidemiology & Statistics) Liverpool school of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool Univ., Liverpool, U.K in a visiting programme to pursue a research study on ‘Eco-Epidemiological Characterisation of Malaria in Orissa and their Environmental Associates) and USA (Minnesota State Univ) in 2013.

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Dr. H.S. Sharma

Professor of Geography

Department of Geography, University of Rajasthan, Jaipur


Education:He holds post-graduate and doctoral degrees in Geography from University of Sagar, Madhya Pradesh Specialization: Environmental geomorphology, desertification, climate change and human impact on environment Prof. Sharma has over 100 research papers in National and International Journals including NATURE and 18 books to his credit. Country Visited: U.K., Germany, Norway, Canada, U.S.A., Malaysia, Seychelles and Netherlands

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Dr. Sulochana Shekhar

Professor of Geography

School of Earth Science, Central University of Tamil Nadu


Education: Bachelor of Science in Geography:From Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai, Master of Science in Geography:From Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai, Ph.D. in Geography ,University of Pune, Pune. Post Doctorate Fellowship:Received European Commission Scholarship Specialization: Urban Geography, Application of Remote sensing and Geospatial techniques in urban environments.

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DR. SHAHAB FAZAL

Professor of Geography

Department of Geography, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh


Education: Graduation: Honours in Geography – University of Rajasthan Post Graduation: Geography – University of Ajmer M.Phil. – Aligarh Muslim University Ph.D. – Aligarh Muslim University Post Graduate Diploma: Application of Remote Sensing and GIS Techniques in Urban and Regional Planning Specialization: Urban Fringe; Land Use, Land Transformation; GIS Country Visited: GERMANY, CANADA, UNITED KINGDOM, NETHERLANDS, USA

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DR. RAM B. BHAGAT

Professor

Department of Migration & Urban Studies, IIPS, Mumbai


Education: Master in Geography, (Specialised in Regional Development), Jawaharlal Nehru Universitu, New Delhi Ph.D. Population Studies, Bombay University (enrolled at International Institute for Population Sciences), Mumbai Specialization: Urbanization and right to the city; migration and development, demography of religion and caste; politics of demographic data, marriage and fertility, population and environment Country Visited: USA, UK, Malta, China, Norway, Italy, France, Morocco, Thailand, Brazil, Singapore, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Philippines

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Important Dates

  • Submission Starts:
    October 12, 2019
  • Submission Ends:
    November 12, 2019
  • Registration Starts:
    October 12, 2019
  • Registration Ends:
    November 12, 2019
  • Spot Registration Starts:
    November 21, 2019
  • Spot Registration Ends:
    November 21, 2019
  • Intimation of Acceptance of Abstract/Paper
    November 12, 2019