Workshop on urban lake monitoring & management by CiSTUP, Bangalore

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Indian Institute of Science is conducting a Workshop on URBAN LAKE MONITORING & MANAGEMENT from 23rd to 25th of September 2009 and a Brainstorming Session on Conservation & Management of Urban Lakes on 26th September 2009

Venue: CiSTUP seminar Hall (SID Building), IISc campus (location details are available at

Workshop schedule: 9:30 AM to 6:30 PM

The workshop is meant for Research Scholars and Master students. The age of the participant be less than 30 as of 30 August 2009 (no registration and accommodation charges for selected young researchers).

Interested applicant should send a write-up (less than 750 words each) on “Need and challenges of wetland Monitoring and Management in India” and “How wetland monitoring workshop would benefit their career” (One page on each title). Application and write-up is to be routed through their institution. Selected outstation candidates will be paid Rs 500/- as their travel support and accommodation and food during the workshop will be taken care by the organizers.

Completed Application form with other enclosures should reach us on or before 5th September 2009 at the below address.

Download Workshop details and Application form

Please mail the application form along with other enclosures to

Dr. T.V. Ramachandra,

Convenor, Urban Ecology, Environment and Policy Research Group Centre for infrastructure, Sustainable Transportation and Urban Planning (CiSTUP),

Indian Institute of Science,

Bangalore 560 012


Tel: 91-080- +91-80-2293 2521, 2293 3099; Fax: 080-23601428


Selected candidates will be notified on 9th September 2009.

Workshop Registration Fee: There is no registration fee for the selected young Research Scholars and Master students (< 30 years)and unemployed women graduates.

  • Officials deputed from government agencies: Rs 2500/-
  • Individuals from Non-Governmental organisations: Rs.1000/-
  • University Faculty (ISTE members): Rs 500/-
  • University Faculty (non ISTE members): Rs.1000/-
  • Individuals deputed from industry and consultancy agencies: Rs.5000/-

Demand draft to be drawn in favour of “Urban lake monitoring and management, CiSTUP, IISc” payable at

Bangalore Accommodation: Single room accommodation is available at the Hoysala/Jawahar Guest house on the campus.

The participants have to request in advance along with the registration form for such accommodation.

Accommodation charges would be Rs 150/- per person per day.

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September 26, 2009 9:00AM