The inaugural function of Trainer’s Training Center and award function is schedule on March 02, 2021 at 03.00 pm. Hon’ble Deputy Chief Minister and Minister of Higher Education, Electronics, Information Technology, Biotechnology and Science and Technology, Skill Development, Entrepreneurship and Livelihoods Minister Dr. C.N. Ashwath Narayan will inaugurate the center and confer awards. The function will be presided over by the Hon’ble Member of Legislative Assembly of Yelahanka constituency and Chairman, Bangalore Development Authority, Shri S. R. Vishwanath. Hon’ble Minister of Chemicals and Fertilizers, Government of India Shri D. V. Sadananda Gowda will grace the occasion as the Chief Guest and Former Rajyasabha Member and Former Chairman, ISRO Padmavibushana Dr. Kasturirangan will be the Guest of Honor.
Trainer’s Training Center
With the aim of imparting quality training for students and teaching faculty in the field of science and technology as well as the recent developments in other frontier areas and also to provide an efficient instructional system and strategies in science and technology as well as to offer specialized training to meet the changing needs of curriculum and to improve the skill development, Trainer’s Training Center has been established.
The Academy has been conferring Prof. CNR Rao Lifetime Achievement Awards on renowned scientists/technologists in recognition of her/his outstanding contributions to the field of science, technology, engineering, agriculture and medicine (STEAM) and Lifetime Achievement Awards for the science (STEAM) communicators who have contributed to the field of science communication in Kannada.
To recognise contributions of academicians, researchers, engineers, technologists both academia and industry as well as promising young professionals in science & technology, science communication/popularisation and dissemination, KSTA fellowships are also being conferred.