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TECH ICON AWARD: Safaigiri Awards 2019

TECH ICON WINNER: Dr Vinod Tare WHY HE WON: For developing Zero Discharge Toilets System that reduces water wastage In 2005, The Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, was set a unique task by railways and HRD ministries: to develop a zero discharge toilets system (ZDTS) for the Indian Railways. A team of 12, led by…

Clean Ganga: Initiatives & Impact

National Mission for Clean Ganga (NMCG) organized a River Rafting Expedition between October 02 – October 30, 2018 to spread awareness about clean Ganga. Doordarshan National channel aired the discussion above on various campaigns and programs undertaken by NMCG to clean river Ganga. Participants Mr Rajeev Ranjan MishraDirector, National Mission for Clean Ganga Dr Vinod…

When River Becomes Machine

Columbia Global Centers | Mumbai has brought together experts from Columbia University in New York, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, and more to discuss one of the most hyper-engineered landscapes of the world, The River Ganga: India’s Iconic Water Machine. Participants Dr Vinod TareFounding Head, cGanga, IIT Kanpur Anthony AcciavattiAdjunct Assistant ProfessorGraduate School of Architecture,…

Programmes and its Committees Announced

CGanga announces the establishment of 5 programs and linked committees. These are: 1. Science & Research This committee shall provide inputs on various scientific matters, particularly on the data collection, data management and dissemination. The nominated committee members are: – Dr. Vinod Tare, Professor, IIT Kanpur 2. Engineering & Operations This committee shall provide inputs…