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National Academy of Agricultural Sciences
NASC, Dev Prakash Sastry Marg, New Delhi - 110012
Tel: 011-25846051-52. Fax: 011-25846054; Email: naas@vsnl.com; Web: http://naasindia.org

4. Norms set for the discharge of functions

The Secretaries are the Chief Executive Officers of the Academy. They are the scientific face of the Academy entrusted with the responsibility of Scientific, Academic and Technical matters in particular and day to day affairs of the Academy in general. The Executive Secretary is the Executive Officer of the Secretariat who will facilitate, implement the Academy programme, provides necessary inputs to the elected executive on various matters of functioning of the Academy and maintain its finances and records etc. under the guidance of Executive Council and Statutory committees.

The following calendar of activities have been finalized for the year 2018

Feb, 20

Tuesday

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Executive Council Meeting (No. 103)

Mar, 31

Saturday

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Last date of receipt of nominations for Fellowship/Associateship and Awards

Jun, 4

Monday

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Executive Council Meeting (No. 104)

Jun, 5

Tuesday

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25th Annual General Body Meeting & Foundation Day Programme

Jul, 31

Tuesday

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Last date for receipt of suggestions from Fellows for filling up vacancies of Office Bearers / Members of Executive Council

Sep, 12-13

Wednesday-Thursday

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Meetings of Sectional Committees

Sep, 14

Friday

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Conveners’ Group Meeting

Sep, 14

Friday

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Executive Council Meeting (No. 105)

Oct, 31

Wednesday

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Last date for receipt of ballots for election of Fellows / Executive Council Members

Nov, 27

Tuesday

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Executive Council Meeting (No. 106)

 
In addition, the following programmes have also been finalized to be carried out during the year 2017
 
(i) Strategy Workshop on Vegetable Oil Economy and Production Problems in India (Chair: Dr. C.D. Mayee)
(ii) Strategy Workshop on Conservation Policies for Hilsa and Mahseer (Chair: Dr. K.K. Vass)
(iii) Strategy Workshop on Accelerating Seed Delivery Systems (Chair: Dr. K.V. Prabhu)
(iv) Status Paper on Saving the Harvest (Chair: Prof. Anupam Varma)
(v) Policy Brief on Crop Residue Burning in North-West India (Chair: Dr. Yadvinder Singh)
(vi) Policy Brief on Mitigating Land Degradation (Chair: Dr. V.N. Sharda)
 
Academy organizes Agricultural Science Congress (ASC) once in two years. It has so far organized thirteen ASCs in different parts of the country. The XIII ASC was held from 21-24 Februray, 2017 at UAS, Bengaluru. The XIV ASC would be held in 2019.