The first joint Workshop with National Academy of Technology, France (NATF) on “Technology and Health-Care” with emphasis on Bioinformatics was held on 15-16 October, at Évry-Génopôle, France.
Dr. Rajeev Shorey and Prof. PE Bost were the Coordinators of this event from INAE and NATF respectively.
The aim of the workshop was to discuss the increasingly technology driven progress in affordable healthcare sector. The two and a half day workshop included current and important topics in healthcare, bioinformatics and related areas.
Nine speakers from France and ten from India had participated in the event. During the two and half day workshop, technical visits to Department of Bio Sciences, IISc, Bangalore, Nano Science & Engineering Centre, IISc, Bangalore, National Centre for Biological Sciences, Institute of Stem Cell & Regenerative Medicine and Centre for Cellular & Molecular Platforms were also organized.