NASTEC

International Roundtable on"Policy Development in Lightning Hazard Mitigating Strategies in Countrieswith High Ground Flash Density" during 11-12 May, 2021 [Virtual Mode]



National Science and Technology Commission (NASTEC) is the focal point of the Center for Science and Technology of Non-Aligned and other Developing Countries (NAM S&T Center), India. NASTEC provides training opportunities for the scientists and technologists in Sri Lanka with the respective announcement released by the NAM S&T Centre to its member countries.

The NAM S&T Center has forwarded an announcement on International Roundtable on "Policy Development in Lightning Hazard Mitigating Strategies in Countries with High Ground Flash Density" during 11-12 May, 2021 [Virtual Mode] and invites applications for the same from experts, professionals and the policy makers in the relevant subject area. The event will be hosted by the Center of Excellence on High Voltage Engineering (CEHVE), University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa and will be organized in Virtual-Mode. The Roundtable will be organized in different technical sessions to address issues like Lightning loss statistics and global hazard distribution; Development of policies, guidelines and national framework and Affordable protection measures for developing nations, etc.

NASTEC is pleased to circulate this announcement by inviting the interested individuals to apply. Deadline for submission of applications to attend the Workshop is 03rd May 2021. Application for participation in the program must be made only to the NAM S&T Centre (E-mail: namstcentre@gmail.com) (The Brochure and the application are attached) and endorsed by NASTEC. To receive the endorsement from NASTEC which is the focal point of NAM center, please send us your filled application and other relevant documents indicated below also with Annexure 01 (attached) to nastecnam@gmail.com on or before 29th April 2021. Please note that application should be certified by your Head of Institute (Please refer Annexure 01).

The following documents must be submitted as e-mail attachments as well as Annexure 01:

i. Filled-in Application Form (Blank-form enclosed)

ii. An Opinion (a short paragraph; in MS-Word only) on what qualifies you to participate in the Roundtable

iii. A Short CV (maximum two pages in the format enclosed; in MS- Word only)

Other details are available in the attached Announcement. Selection of applicants will be made based on their academic and professional background, and relevance of their current engagements in the relevant field. The decision of NAM S&T Center will be the final.

NAM Centre CV Format
Application Form International Round Table on Policy Lightning Hazard Mitigation (Virtual) 11 - 12 MAY 2021
Application Form International Round Table on Policy Lightning Hazard Mitigation (Virtual) 11 - 12 MAY 2021
NASTEC Annexure 01

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