Data User’s Training/Workshop for Senior Secondary Teachers of DELHI (27 April, 2009)

Dr. Siva Kumar addressed all by saying on some issues such as:
  • Use of Remote sensing for preparing maps
  • He also shared the experiment that has been undertaken with drop out village children in collaboration with Nehru Yuva Kendra Sangathan on capacity building which was successful.
  • Dr. R. Sivakumar, Head, Natural Resource Data Management System (DST).
  • Dr. P. Nag, Director, National Atlas and Thematic Mapping Organization.
  • Dr. Saibal Dasgupta, Chief Conservator, Madhya Pradesh.
  • Shri Inderjeet Mittal, Master Trainer and Director, Ministry of Earth Sciences.
  • Shri C. Chakravorty, Joint Director, Census.
  • Shri J.P. Sharma, Head, National Bureau of Soil Survey & Land Use Planning, Indian Council of Agricultural Research.
  • Dr. Suracharita Sen, Assistant Professor, JNU.
  • Prof. (Dr.) Saraswati Raju, CSRD, JNU (Co-organizer).
No. of teachers trained: 50
  • 1Bag
  • 1 Pen
  • 1 Folder
  • 1 Note pad
  • Printed study material
  • Feedback Form
  • Conveyance Form
  • Participatory Certificates
1. Training Presentations:
• Spatial Data and Maps Innovation in Mapping- Dr. P. Nag
• Application of Remote Sensing and GIS for Land Use Planning- Dr.J.P.Sharma.
• Census Methodology and Range of Data Collection- Dr.C. Chakravorty.
• Data Use and Teaching Methodology- Shri Inderjeet Mittal.
• Application of GIS and Remote Sensing- Dr. Sucharita Sen.
2. Seminars / Papers presented:
• Forestry data in India- Dr. Saibal Dasgupta.
• Engendering Data in India- Prof. Raju.