An Indo-French color and light workshop funded by CEFIPRA held at University of Jadavpur, Kolkata from 12-13th Nov 2015. The Consulate General of France in Kolkata Mr. Damien Syed and Deputy Consul Mr. Frederic Lecourt participated in the workshop.
Mr Syed who inaugurated the workshop as the Chief Guest at the occasion and addressed the gathering by speaking on the growing bilateral ties between the Indo-French scientific community, which has found ample representation through the work done by CEFIPRA.
With the participation of 9 French professors, this workshop offers an interdisciplinary forum on colour and light new technologies and their impact in society with the aim to foster Indo-French collaborations across academic and industrial sectors.
The programme covered 4 major topics:
1- Nano-engineered colours
2- Lighting: new technologies and aesthetics
3- Colour management and technical applications
4- Colour in Art and Communication