VIA and Nagpur First
Cordially invites you to attend a
GLOBAL LEADERSHIP TALK
TOPIC : IC-IMPACTS (the India-Canada Centre for Innovative Multidisciplinary Partnerships to Accelerate Community Transformation and Sustainability)
By Dr Nemkumar Banthia is a Professor of Civil Engineering, Distinguished University Scholar and a Canada Research Chair at the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada.A professional engineer in the province of BC.
on Wednesday, 3rd February, 2016
from 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
at VIA Hall, Udyog Bhawan, Civil Lines, Nagpur
Dr. Banthia serves on the technical committees of various professional societies including the American Concrete Institute where he chairs the committee on fiber reinforced concrete, RILEM where he chairs the Technical Committee on FRP-Concrete Bond, and the Canadian Standards Association where he chairs the Durability Committee of the Highway Bridge Design Code. Dr. Banthia also serves on the Editorial Boards of four international journals.
Dr. Banthia has received various honors and awards worldwide including the WG Hislop Award of the ACI-BC Chapter, four Best Paper Awards, and the Wason Medal from the American Concrete Institute. More recently he was honored by the British Columbia Innovation Council by its coveted Solutions Through Research Award and jointly by the Seoul National University and the Korea Concrete Institute by their Distinguished Researcher Award. Dr. Banthia is a fellow of the American Concrete Institute, the Canadian Society for Civil Engineering, the Indian Concrete Institute and the Canadian Academy of Engineering.
All members of the association, corporate companies, industrialists, management students appealed to attend in large numbers.
Hemant Lodha, Suresh Rathi,
Chairman – VIA CSR Forum. Chairman – VIA Industry Institute Interaction Forum.