India International Science Festival (IISF) is an initiative of Ministry of Science and Technology and Ministry of Earth Science of Government of India in association with Vijnana Bharati which is a science movement with Swadeshi spirit lead by eminent scientists of the country. The main purpose of IISF is the celebration of science by all. Engagement of common people with science in a joyful and entertaining manner is essential for the healthy, prosperous and meaningful life. Through its creative programs and activities, IISF provides opportunities to people and scientific fraternity in the country and abroad to come together, work together and experience the joy of doing science for the well-being of India and humanity.
National Social Organizations and Institutions Meet (NSOIM), one of the prominent events in IISF, has been a national platform for bringing together all the stakeholders of societal development through Science and Technologies that help in solving societal issues. The event gives an opportunity for the social and scientific community to exchange their ideas for livelihood-centric development, showcasing grassroots models having scope for social diffusion and commercialization from various scientific & research institutions that can lead to a self-reliant India.
Participants from Science & Technology (S&T) based Social Organizations, Societal Research & Academic institutions and Entrepreneurs engaged in societal development will be invited to discuss scientific interventions and sustainable models for societal development and nation-building. The focal theme of NSOIM-2022 is ‘Livelihood Centric Technology Delivery for Reducing Multidimensional Poverty and Building Atmanirbhar Bharat’.