International Conference on SPATIAL DECISION SUPPORT SYSTEM FOR UN SDGs
The Economist, Jaffery Sachs, stated correctly, "We NEED to defend the interest of those whom we've never met and never will", it is this 'need' that seeks and demands our attention and action towards Sustainable Development. With keeping this immediate need in mind, Department of Geography, Kalindi College organizes an INTERNATIONAL SEMINAR with FOCAL THEME being,
SPATIAL DECISION SUPPORT SYSTEM FOR UN SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT.
In this two-day event, speakers from in and around the country put forward their ideas and research papers, that aim to support the seventeen Sustainable Development Goals by UN.
Speakers like Prof. Fumiko Kasuga - Global Hub Director JAPAN- Future Earth Secretariat, Ramesh H. Hooda - Chief Scientist Haryana Space Application Centre, Prof. RB Singh - Vice President of International Geographic Union along with many other intellectuals were successful in adding enduring conclusions to the symposium.
Our international speakers from Russia, Japan, Finland, Italy, Singapore, Africa, et al demonstrated a holistic world view, helping us widen our perspective to support UN SDGs. The highlight of the event was the fact that not just delegates and faculty but also students of our college actively participated in panel discussions making the event even more enlightening and enriching.