02-JUL-2019: Registrar AMU and Prof Asad attends 1st UK ASIA Summit at CCC Cambridge University
Aligarh, July 2: The Vice Chancellor Prof Tariq Mansoor deputed Aligarh Muslim University, Registrar Abdul Hamid IPS and Professor Asad U Khan to attend the first UK ASIA Summit held on 24th-26th June 2019 at the Corpus Christi College (CCC), Cambridge University, United Kingdom, which was organized by team members of Seeding STEM, UK with the objective to bring together scholars, scientists, researchers and world leaders from different institutions, universities and industries at a common platform.
More than 100 groups from across UK, US, India and other parts of the world participated in the summit. Professor, John Trowsdale, Cambridge University, world-renowned virologist, Prof. Polly Roy OBE and Dr Frank Islam (US) assured all possible help to academia and upcoming talents of the young India.
AMU Registrar discussed current status and future of AMU and emphasised on the future collaborations and exchange programmes between AMU and Cambridge University. Prof Asad U Khan talked about the advances in Infection control and global antimicrobial resistance crises.
AMU delegates also had an interactive meeting with eminent professors of Cambridge as well as other universities of UK to explore possibilities of student exchange programmes.
The AMU registrar Abdul Hamid, IPS and Professor Asad U Khan apprised Mr AS Rajan diplomat, High Commission of India in London, of the summit outcome that the AMU is eager to offer Adjunct Professorship to the listed professors of Cambridge University on the recommendation of Vice Chancellor.
It was also discussed that selected students from AMU can go to the Cambridge University for short-term training. On behalf of Vice Chancellor of AMU, the delegates offered invitation to Cambridge delegates for materialising necessary Memorandum of Understanding.
This proceeding was followed by the dinner hosted in-house by the first secretary (Political) represented the High Commission of India London (HCIL).
Dr Shah Kamranur Rahman, founder of SeedingSTEM and his team organised full event. Dr Rahman being AMU Alumnus played active role in connecting AMU to Cambridge.
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AMU Registrar Mr Abdul Hamid IPS
AMU Registrar Mr AbdulHamid IPS being felicitated
Dr Frank Islam and his wife Debbie Islam with AMU Registrar Mr Abdul Hamid and Prof Asad U Khan
Prof Asad U Khan being felicitated
Prof Asad U Khan