9.2 Seminar/ Symposia/ Conferences/ Workshops etc.

As a part of its efforts to promote research and disseminate information on oceans, the Department sponsors such activities organised by Universities, national laboratories, scientific societies, etc., with national and international participation. In order to create a platform to exchange views among scientists, user communities and general public and also to support the Scientific and Technological activities about 30 International and National Seminar /Symposia / Workshops /Meetings/ Conferences were sponsored on Ocean Related topics during 1998-99.