Science must meet rising aspirations of people: PM Modi

Written by January 3, 2017 12:12

Tirupati, Jan 3: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today inaugurated the 104th Indian Science Congress at Tarakarama Stadium of Sri Venkateswara University in Tirupati in Andhra Pradesh.

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After the inauguration, Modi addressed the gathering of eminent scientists including Nobel laureates on the occasion.

HIGHLIGHTS:

– Nation will always be grateful to scientists who have worked tirelessly to empower our society by their vision, labour, and leadership: PM Modi

– Tomorrow’s experts will come from investments we make today in our people and infrastructure: PM Modi

– Ranging from fundamental science to applied science with emphasis on innovations: PM Modi

– Government is committed to supporting different streams of scientific knowledge: PM Modi

– We need to keep an eye on the rise of disruptive technologies and be prepared to leverage them for growth: PM Modi

– One important area that needs to be addressed is the rapid global rise of Cyber-Physical Systems: PM Modi

– There is a need to develop and exploit these technologies in services and manufacturing sectors: PM Modi

– Our best science and technology institutions should further strengthen their basic research in line with leading global standards: PM Modi

– One important area that needs to be addressed is the rapid global rise of Cyber-Physical Systems: PM Modi

– Translating this basic knowledge into innovations, start-ups and industry will help us achieve inclusive and sustainable growth: PM Modi

– Science must meet the rising aspirations of our people: PM Modi

– Another empowering factor for scientific delivery is the Ease of Doing Science. If we want science to deliver, we must not constrain it: PM Modi

– On the lines of Corporate Social Responsibility, concept of Scientific Social Responsibility needs to be inculcated to connect our leading institutions to all stakeholders, including schools and colleges: PM Modi

– The brightest and best in every corner of India should have the opportunity to excel in science: PM Modi

– Seeding the power of ideas & innovation in schoolchildren will broaden the base of our innovation pyramid & secure future of our nation: PM Modi

– By 2030 India will be among top three countries in science and technology: PM Modi

– The role of science in planning, decision making and governance has never been more important: PM Modi

– Our scientists have contributed strongly to the strategic vision of the nation: PM Modi

– The Government remains committed to provide the best support to our scientists and scientific institutions: PM Modi