Conferences & Seminars

Today, a day conference on “Traditional Indian Crafts-Storehouse of Scientific Knowledge” was inaugurated by Dr. Saroj Ghose, Former President, ICOM and Former Museum Advisor to the Hon’ble President of India at Science City, Kolkata. The conference was organised as a part of the Traditional Crafts and Artisans Meet & Exposition of India International Science Festival […]

Birla Industrial & Technological Museum (BITM) organized the West Bengal Student’s Science Seminar 2014 in its auditorium on September 6, 2014. Shri Rajesh Pandey, IAS, Secretary, Youth Services Dept., Govt. of West Bengal inaugurated the seminar in the presence of Shri G. S. Rautela, Director General, National Council of Science Museums and Sk. E. Islam, […]

Kolkata District Science Seminar was held at Birla Industrial and Technological Museum (BITM) on 19th August, 2014. 24 participants from 24 schools of Kolkata participated in this event. 200 teachers, guardians & others participated in this daylong event. Adwitia Sukanya Bhattacharyya, a student of class-X of St. Teresa’s Secondary School was adjudged winner and got […]

CONCEPT: Museums are ideal places for safeguarding tangible and intangible heritage through reanimating or bringing to life their historical collections by making connections and facilitating experiential learning. In the educational programming such contextual valorisations of collections create a space for meaningful intergenerational dialogue and transmission. The direct participation makes the learning more engaging for young […]