About INSEF Regional Fair

What They Say


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by: Shyam S., Senior Engineering Manager



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by: Usha Narayanan., Senior IT Manager


Latest News: SSI Launches INSEF Regional Fair - a Regional Science Fair to promote project based learning

Please go through this presentation on why you should be hosting INSEF Regional Fair: Why host INSEF Regional Science Fair

After going through the above presentation. Please read the following PDF document: How to host INSEF Regional Science Fair

Format for certificate templates are also provided. You are free to change the look - design, background etc.

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Note: Deadline for implementing Regional Fair is November 20th of that year

Following are the Core members of Science Society of India


Dr. Arnab Bhattacharya, TIFR

Chief Mentor, Science Society of India


Dr.Arnab Bhattacharya is a Professor at the department of condensed matter physics in Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (TIFR) Mumbai, is the chair person of science popularization and public outreach committee, TIFR Mumbai and is one of the key organizer of Chai and Why, which provides a forum for informal discussions of interesting scientific issues outside a traditional academic setting. Arnab has been involved with the national level science fair for more than 5 years, as judge, mentor and scientific review committee member, and has also participated at international science fairs in Europe and the USA. He is Chief Mentor & managing trustee for Science Society of India.



Dr. Paresh Joshi, HBCSE

Chief Advisor, Science Society of India


Dr. Paresh Joshi is an Academic Program coordinator Junior Science Olympiad. He is involved in designing experiments for School children. He has been involved in National science fair as judge and mentor. At HBCSE he also conducts workshops for Science teachers & nurture program for students. He is a chairman of Bombay Association for Science Education (BASE). He is also the Vice President, Asia region on the Executive Committee of the International Junior Science Olympiad. He is Chief Advisor for Science Society of India.




Mr. Narayan Iyer, I2 Innovate


President, Science Society of India

Narayan Iyer is an entrepreneur & freelance trainer in computer technology field. He has worked for Intel as a staff researcher for over eight years. He has been involved in chairing and co-chairing National Science Fairs. He is passionate about promoting project based learning to schools. He has been a judge for national and international science fairs. He is also the president & managing trustee for Science Society of India.




Dr. Harish Bhat, Researcher and Consultant, IISc, Bangalore


Chairman, Science Society of India

Mr. Harish R. Bhat,

1. Researcher and Consultant,
Energy and Wetland Research Group,
Centre for Ecological Sciences,
Indian Institute of Science,
2. Consultant, Research and Development Department,
Vagdevi Vilas Group of institutions,

Mr. Harish has Worked in the field of ecology, wildlife biology, ornithology, plant dynamics and biodiversity for 16 years. He has authored field guides: Medicinal Plants of Devarayanadurga, Pakshi Prapancha (Birds of Karnataka), Several Environment Impact Assessment reports, Methodology manuals. He received Karnataka Sahitya Academy Award for science literature in 2006, Pustha Sogasu award for the best book of the year 2006, Aranya Mitra Award (All 3 state government awards). He has trained over 1.5 lakhs students and 40 thousand teachers from 20 districts of Karnataka State.He is also the chairman & managing trustee for Science Society of India