• calendar_today February 28, 2024
  • location_on Lecture Hall 22, VMCC, IIT Bombay


Girish Sant Lecture Series

4:00 pm

IIT Bombay is dedicated to nurturing educational and research excellence through valuable talks delivered by industry experts for its students and faculty. As part of this commitment, the Institute proudly announces the forthcoming Girish Sant Lecture Series, slated for February 28, 2024, from 4:00 PM- 5:00 PM at the Lecture Hall 22, Victor Menezes Convention Centre, on campus. Established through a legacy donation by the class of 1986, this series pays tribute to their late batchmate, Girish Sant, an esteemed energy analyst and energy policy commentator. His analytical contributions played a pivotal role in shaping India’s energy policy throughout the 1990s and 2000s.

The lecture will be presented by Mr. Anshuman Lath, co-founder of Gram Oorja Solutions Private Limited, which works with remote communities, addressing their electricity, drinking water, and cooking fuel needs. Mr. Lath brings extensive experience working with the SME sector, rural development organizations, and the finance sector. He holds a BE from IIT Roorkee and a PGDM from IIM Bangalore.

Mr. Lath will enlighten our students and faculty on the topic of ‘Remote Village Energy Access: Experience, Challenges and Possibilities