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PROGRAM AT A GLANCE

TimeDec 26, 2021Dec 27, 2021Dec 28, 2021Dec 29, 2021Dec 30, 2021
09:00-13:00Pre-Conference WorkshopDr. H L Roy Memorial LectureShri Dhirubhai Ambani Commemoration Day SessionProf. N R Kamath and Ruzena Kamath Memorial LectureProf. C K Murthy Memorial Lecture
Plenary LecturePlenary LecturePlenary LecturePlenary Lecture
CDS LecturesCDS LecturesTechnical SessionsTechnical Sessions
13:00-14:00Break
14:00-20:30Inauguration Ceremony of CHEMCON 2021CDS LecturesIndo-South Africa International SymposiumTechnical SessionsTechnical Sessions
IIChE Award CeremonyCultural ProgramIndo-Canada International SymposiumValedictory Ceremony of CHEMCON 2021

December 26, 2021 (Sunday)

09:00-13:00Pre-Conference Workshop by JMP
ONLINESmarter Experimentation for Chemists & Chemical Engineers
 Auditorium
17:00-19:00Inauguration Ceremony of CHEMCON-2021
19:00-20:30Presidential Address & IIChE Award Ceremony

December 27, 2021 (Monday)

 Auditorium
08:45-09:00
Inauguration of Poster Session
MR. C. P. GURNANI, CEO, TECH MAHINDRA
09:00-10:45
Memorial and Plenary Session-I
CHAIR: PROF. M. K. JHA, PRESIDENT, IICHE
09:00-09:45Dr. H. L. Roy Memorial Lecture
Memorial and Plenary Session-I
PROF. P. R. VASUDEVA RAO, VICE-CHANCELLOR, HBNI, MUMBAI
09:45-10:15
ONLINE
Plenary Lecture-I
Hydrogen: Green Energy for Tomorrow
PROF. SURESH BHARGAVA, DISTINGUISHED PROFESSOR, RMIT, AUSTRALIA
10:15-10:45
ONLINE
Plenary Lecture-II
It Takes a Lot of Blue to Go Green - Harnessing & Optimizing One of The Most Critical Natural Resources: Water
MR. SHAILENDRA DESHPANDE, JOINT PRESIDENT, ADITYA BIRLA CHEMICALS
10:45-11:00
Break
11:00-13:00
CDS Session-I
CHAIR: PROF. SUDDHASATWA BASU, DIRECTOR, CSIR-IMMT, BHUBANESWAR
11:00-11:30Solenis Bharat Ratna Professor C N R Rao Medal and Chemcon Distinguished Speaker Award
Chemical Industry Perspective - Rejection to Sustaining Corporation and The Role of ESG in Corporate's Operational and HSE Integrated Performance
MR. S. N. SASTRY, JOINT PRESIDENT & UNIT HEAD, GRASIM CHEMICALS
11:30-12:00Hetero Drugs Prof. G.S. Ladha Chemcon Distinguished Speaker Award
Resurrection of PCPIRs - Reversing a Failed Experiment
MR. RAJEEV M. PANDIA, FORMER PRESIDENT, INDIAN CHEMICAL COUNCIL
12:00-12:30Deepak Group's Padma Bhushan Prof. L. K. Doraiswamy Chemcon Distinguished Speaker Award
Chemical Industry: Contemporary Insights
MR. S. GANESAN, VICE PRESIDENT, UPL LIMITED
12:30-13:00CSIR-CLRI Padma Bhushan Dr. Nayadumma Chemcon Distinguished Speaker Award
Textural and Mineralogical Characteristics of Bramhagir Beach Placer Deposits for Recovery of Individual Industrial Minerals
MR. D. SINGH, CMD, IREL LIMITED
13:00-14:00
Break
14:00-16:00
CDS Session-II
CHAIR: MR. D. P. MISRA, FORMER PRESIDENT, IIChE
14:00-14:30Hikal's Chemcon Distinguished Speaker Award
Mining and Production of Uranium for Fueling the Indian Nuclear Power Program
DR. C. K. ASNANI, CMD, UCIL
14:30-15:00
ONLINE
Chemical Weekly's Padmashri Dr. G. P. Kane Chemcon Distinguished Speaker Award
Surfactants in The Service of The Energy Sector
DR. ANJAN RAY, DIRECTOR, CSIR-IIP, DEHRADUN
15:00-15:30
ONLINE
Sartorius India's Chemcon Distinguished Speaker Award
Toward Sustainable Recovery of Rare Earth Elements: Separation of CeO2, LaO2, and Fe2O3 Nanoparticles Using Bio Surfactants
PROF. K. HANUMANTHA RAO, PROFESSOR, NTNU, NORWAY
15:30-16:00
ONLINE
Alkyl Amines Padma Bhushan Prof. B. D. Tilak Chemcon Distinguished Speaker Award
Rare Earth Criticality Evolution - Lessons for Sustainable Future
DR. R. N. PATRA, FORMER CMD, IREL LIMITED
16:00-16:15
Break
16:15-17:45
CDS Session-III
CHAIR: DR. L. D. BESRA, CHIEF SCIENTIST, CSIR-IMMT, BHUBANESWAR
16:15-16:45
ONLINE
RPG Life Science Padma Vibhushan Prof. M. M. Sharma Medal and Chemcon Distinguished Speaker Award
Acoustic Intensification of Impurity Removal from Pulverized Coal Prior to Combustion
PROF. R. NAGARAJAN, PROFESSOR, IIT-MADRAS
16:45-17:15
ONLINE
Asian Paints Padma Vibhushan Dr. R. A. Mashelkar Medal and Distinguished Speaker Award
Recovery of Critical Minerals from Secondary Sources for Sustainable Energy
PROF. SARMA V PISUPATI, DIRECTOR, CENTRE FOR CRITICAL MINERALS, PENN STATE UNIVERSITY, USA
17:15-17:45
ONLINE
CSIR-NEERI Chemcon Distinguished Speaker Award
Hydrogen Based Iron and Steelmaking: Opportunities and Challenges
DR. MUKESH KUMAR, DIRECTOR, SRMTI, MINISTRY OF STEEL, GOI
16:15-20:00SS Bhatnagar Hall
Meeting of IIChE Council 2021
19:00-20:00Auditorium
Cultural Program

December 28, 2021 (Tuesday)

 Auditorium
09:00-11:00
Shri Dhirubhai Ambani Commemoration Day Session
PROF. G. D. YADAV, FORMER PRESIDENT, IIChE
11:00-11:15
Break
11:15-13:15
CDS Session-V
CHAIR: DR. R. N. PATRA, FORMER CMD, IREL LIMITED
11:15-11:45
ONLINE
Plenary Lecture-III
Decarbonization Solutions - CO2 to Methanol / Ethanol Pathway
MR. P. V. BALARAMKIRISHNA, GENERAL MANAGER, L&T HYDROCARBON ENGINEERING
11:45-12:15
ONLINE
CSIR-ICT-Avon's Padmashri Dr. G. S. Sidhu Chemcon Distinguished Speaker Award
Low Carbon Initiatives in Oil & Gas Sector
DR. S. S. V. RAMAKUMAR, DIRECTOR (R&D), IOCL
12:15-12:45
ONLINE
CSIR-CSMCRI Chemcon Distinguished Speaker Award
Sustainable Utilisation of Resources for Mineral Sector
MR. ARUN MISRA, CEO, HINDUSTHAN ZINC LIMITED
12:45-13:15DOST Prof. S. K. Sharma Medal and Chemcon Distinguished Speaker Award
Challenges of Bauxite Ore Refining and Alumina Production in India
DR. P. K. BANERJEE, CEO, HINDALCO
13:15-14:00
Break
14:00-18:00
Indo-South Africa Joint International Symposium
CHAIRS: PROF. A. B. PANDIT, VICE-CHANCELLOR, ICT, MUMBAI & PROF. MILAN CARSKY, UNIVERSITY OF KWAZULU-NATAL, SOUTH AFRICA
16:15-19:30SS Bhatnagar Hall
AGM of IIChE followed by Regional Centre Meeting

December 29, 2021 (Wednesday)

 Auditorium
09:00-10:00
Memorial and Plenary Session-II
CHAIR: DR. AJAY K DALAI, PROFESSOR, UNIVERSITY OF SASKATCHEWAN, CANADA
09:00-09:30Prof. N. R. Kamath and Ruzena Kamath Memorial Lecture
Role of Chemical Engineers in ensuring sustainable future to the mankind
PROF. GOPAL MUGERAYA, DIRECTOR, NIT, GOA
09:30-10:00
ONLINE
Plenary Lecture-IV
Water Based Epoxy Technologies for Metal Coating Applications
DR. DANIEL SUCKLEY, SENIOR GENERAL MANAGER, ADITYA BIRLA CHEMICALS
10:00-10:15
Break
Technical Sessions
 Hall 1Hall 2Hall 3Hall 4Hall 5Hall 6
10:15-13:15Mineral processingProcess Intensification and Novel Separation ProcessesGreen-Industrial-Sustainable Chemistry and EngineeringAdvanced Technique in Chemical EngineeringEnvironmental Engineering: Wastewater TreatmentEnvironmental Engineering: Safety Health Environment
13:15-14:15
Break
14:15-16:15Green EnergyEnvironmental Engineering: Solid waste managementNano Science and TechnologyEnvironmental Engineering: Solid waste managementEnvironmental Engineering: Wastewater TreatmentAdvanced Technique in Chemical Engineering
16:15-16:30
Break
14:15-16:15Green EnergyProcess Modelling and SimulationNano Science and TechnologyMineral processingEnvironmental Engineering: Wastewater Treatment 
17:30-20:30Auditorium
Indo-Canada Joint International Symposium
CHAIR: MR. D. P. MISRA, FORMER PRESIDENT, IIChE
16:00-20:30SS Bhatnagar Hall
First Meeting of IIChE Council 2022

December 30, 2021 (Thursday)

 Auditorium
09:00-10:00
Memorial and Plenary Session-III
CHAIR: MR. D. SINGH, CMD, IREL
09:00-09:30Prof. C. K. Murthy Memorial Lecture
Harnessing the Power of Big Data in Chemical Industry
PROF. SAIKAT MAITRA, VICE-CHANCELLOR, MAULANA ABDUL KALAM AZAD UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY
09:30-10:00
ONLINE
Plenary Lecture-V
Sustainable and Circular Business Models in the Chemical Industry
MR. NIKHIL KALANE, SENIOR CONSULTANT, PWC-INDIA
10:00-10:15
Break
Technical Sessions
 Hall 1Hall 2Hall 3Hall 4Hall 5Hall 6
10:15-13:15Computational Fluid DynamicsProcess Modelling and SimulationBiochemical Engineering and Food TechnologyHydro & Electro Metallurgical ProcessesTransport Phenomena and Fluid MechanicsOther Areas of Chemical Engineering
13:15-14:15
Break
14:15-16:15Other Areas of Chemical EngineeringPetroleum and PolymerProcess Safety and Responsible CareCatalysis and Reaction EngineeringBiochemical Engineering and Food TechnologyCatalysis and Reaction Engineering
16:00-17:00Auditorium
Valedictory Ceremony of CHEMCON-2021