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Workshop on Scientific writing, e-Books and Publication Process

 

One day workshop on ‘Scientific writing, e-Books and Publication Process’ has been organised jointly by ICAR-CIRB, Hisar and ICAR-Directorate of Knowledge Management in Agriculture (DKMA), New Delhi on 16th November at CIRB, Hisar under the dynamic leadership of Director, Dr Inderjeet Singh. He emphasized on importance of   workshop that scientists can learn many new avenues of communication by developing the   skill of writing to deliver their results to the public in different forms. Dr Rameshwar Singh, Project Director, DKMA, New Delhi explained the various roles and activities of DMKA and encouraged the participants to use various portals of ICAR for effective 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

dissemination of the research and technological innovations to the end users.

 

In technical sessions, resource persons  from  DKMA comprising   T Aruna Kumar, Editor, (English), Mr Ashok Singh, Editor, (Hindi) and Mrs Mitali Ghosh, I/C Social media       sensitized  the participants on role of reviewer  in quality scientific publications, writing for scientific journals, writing articles for vernacular press, abstract writing-hand on training and writing news for social media etc. Dr Sangeeta Mehta, Sales Director, Elsevier South Asia explained about the Elsevier activities and provided some tips for effective planning, writing and  promoting scientific research article and aware about the plagiarism and other ethical concerns in  scientific writing. More than 60 participants including scientists, students, research associates and senior research fellows from NRCE and CIRB participated in this workshop.  The workshop was coordinated by Dr Hema Tripathi, PS &I/C AKMU and Dr Dharmendra Kumar, Scientist, APR Division at CIRB.