28th February, 2015, Mumbai
ICAR-Central Institute of Fisheries Education, Mumbai organized ICAR-CIFE Industry day meet, on with a specific theme ‘Attracting Fisheries Professional to Aquaculture Industry’
Dr. W. S. Lakra, Director and Vice-Chancellor, ICAR-CIFE, urged the industry to take active participation in research and development in collaboration with academic institutes.
The objective of the meeting was to offer networking opportunities and foster industrial perspective in students curriculum.
An interactive session with students was also held during which the students spelt their perspectives and expectations from the industry. The event provided a common platform for the industry, academia and research community to come together to discuss the problems faced by the farmers and the industry and provide solutions in a partnership mode.
The programme was attended by several experts from aquaculture industry including Godrej Agrovet, US Soybean Council, Mayank Aqua and Critical Business, Bayer Inc. and faculty and students of CIFE.
(Source: ICAR-Central Institute of Fisheries Education, Mumbai)