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2) Workshop – Pathways to Translation

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BITS BioCyTiH Foundation is organizing a one-day workshop on “Pathways to Translation” on November 30th, 2022 at BITS Pilani K K Birla Goa Campus. The workshop brings an opportunity for students, researchers, innovators and faculty members to interact and learn from leaders in the Indian Biotech/MedTech ecosystem about nuances of translation of innovations into successful products with societal impact, nationally and globally.

The workshop content is summarized below:

Title: Pathways to Translation

We are excited to host two pioneering stalwarts of the Indian healthcare industry who have led and changed the landscape of precision medicine and diagnostics ecosystem through their cutting edge enterprises.

Talk – 1: Data Science, Precision Medicine & new frontiers for healthcare solutions

Speaker - Prof Vijay Chandru,

Co-founder & Director, Strand Life Sciences

Talk – 2: Building & scaling the molecular diagnostics industry in India: The MolBio journey

Speaker - Dr Chandrasekhar Nair,

Co-founder & Director, MolBio and Bigtec

Fireside Chat: Prof Vijay Chandru & Dr Chandrasekhar Nair on "The nuances of translation"

Moderator - Dr Satya Dash, CEO, BITS BioCyTiH Foundation.

The workshop is organized in hybrid mode and one can be a part of it by in-person or online participation. Registration is mandatory for the participation; however, there is no registration fee. Link for online participation will be shared with the registered participants.

Important Dates:

Registration Opens: 13th November, 2022

Registration Closes: 25th November, 2022

Workshop Date: 30th November, 2022

Venue & Time:

DLT-9 Hall, BITS Pilani, K K Birla Goa Campus

9:00 am - 3:00 pm

To access the registration form and confirm participation, please click on Registration – Pathways to Translation.

For any queries please email to

1) Webinar on Patent awareness, Filing and Protection : Saturday 5 March 2022


BITS Pilani in association with Office of Controller General of Patents, Designs and TradeMarks, DPIIT, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Govt of India.

BITS BioCyTiH Foundation and Center for Innovation, Incubation and Entrepreneurship (CIIE), BITS Pilani KK Birla Goa campus is pleased to invite you to a webinar on Patent awareness, Filing and Protection.”

Speaker: Mr. Arpit Jain, Examiner of Patents and Designs, Patent Office, Mumbai

Date: 5 March 2022

Time: 10:30 AM

Duration: 2 hours

The registration for the webinar is free but mandatory. Kindly register for the webinar by Friday 4 March, 2022. The link to attend the webinar will be shared post registration.

An initiative by BITS, Pilani under National Mission on Interdisciplinary Cyber-Physical Systems (NMICPS), Department of Science and Technology, Government of India