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World Amateur Radio Day Seminar 2016

The World Amateur Radio Day Seminar 2016 was held on 18 April 2016 at the Birla Industrial & Technological Museum, (A Unit of National Council of Science Museums, Ministry of Culture, Government of India). The event was sponsored by Aquamarine International and Trips & Tours. The theme of the seminar was: ‘Amateur Radio – A 21st Century Hobby.’

VIPs who attended the event were:
Chief Guest: Mr. Victor Singh – Principal – The Assembly of God Church School, Kolkata. Special Guest of Honour: Shri Sriramamurthy Suri (VU2MY) – Founder – National Institute of Amateur Radio (NIAR).
Guest of Honour: Dr. Rathindra Nath Mitra (VU2MWL) – Director – IFB Industries Ltd., and Treasurer – Bengal Amateur Radio Society – BARS.
Guest of Honour: Smt. Sumita Sahi (VU3NEI)- Film Producer and President – Society of Radio Amateurs (SORA), Patna.
Keynote Speaker: Janab Mohammad Ariff (VU2HRF) – Secretary – ARCCS, Secretary – BARS, Secretary – The Assembly of God Church School Park Street Alumni Association and General Secretary – Muslim Business Council of India.

The seminar was attended by about 25 HAMs and about 125 students, Scouts and guides.

Master of Ceremony: Miss Ramsha Tuba (VU3RTY).

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World Amateur Radio Day Seminar 2015

World Amateur Radio Day Seminar 2015 was held on 17 April 2015 at the Birla Industrial & Technological Museum, (A Unit of National Council of Science Museums, Ministry of Culture, Government of India).  The event was sponsored by Classmate (ITC) and Exide Life Insurance.

Event Theme: The Progress of Amateur Radio – From Spark to Space.

Panelists:
Chief Guest: Dr. Muhammad Nuruzzaman, Member – West Bengal Legislative Assembly. Guests of Honour: Shri Gopal Maavan – VU2GMN, President – Amateur Radio Society of India.
Shri Jayant Bhide – VU2JAU – President – Amateur Radio Club Gwalior and National Coordinator – Disaster Communications.
Shri Atanu Dasgupta – VU2ATN, Engineer & Veteran Home Brewer.
Shri Sandeep Baruah – VU2MUE, Scientist – Vigyan Prasar, Govt. of India.
Special Guests: Shri Kumar Gautam – VU2GA, Advocate.
Dr. Rathindra Nath Mitra – VU2MWL, Director – IFB Industries, Treasurer – Bengal Amateur Radio Society – BARS
Convener: Shri Mohammad Ariff – VU3ARF, Professional Social Worker, Secretary – ARCCS, Secretary – Bengal Amateur Radio Society – BARS.

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World Amateur Radio Day Seminar 2014

World Amateur Radio Day Seminar 2014 entitled ‘The Benefits of Amateur Radio in the Modern Age’ was held in and in collaboration with Birla Industrial & Technological Museum,  (A Unit of National Council of Science Museums, Ministry of Culture, Government of India).

The event was attended by about 30 Amateur Radio enthusiasts and 150 SWL students, scouts and guides.

The VIPs who attended the event is enlisted below:

  1. Chief Guest: Shri Bhaswar Goswami – State Chief Commissioner, Bharat Scouts & Guides.
  2. Guest of Honour: Dr. Asish Biswas – VU2GMT
  3. Keynote Speaker: Rev. Jyoti P. Chakravarty – VU3BGI
  4. Convenor: Janab Mohammad Ariff – VU3ARF

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