VPI Annual Conferences

Vijñāna Parishad of India organizes conferences and national symposia/seminars annually in different parts of the country.


    15th Annual conference
    A New Thrust Area In Mathematical Sciences and Technology
    Venue and Date
    D.A.V College
    Kanpur (U.P.)

    November 4th, 5th, and 6th 2011


    The aim of the conferences was to bring together researchers, Scientists, Engineers and young scholars from the different parts of the country/world for the exchange of ideas and latest advances done so far in different fields of Mathematical Sciences and Technology through invited talks of the speakers and by paper presentations of the research workers.  More details...
    Local Organizing Secretary : Dr. Hemant Kumar

    14th Annual conference

    Venue and Date
    Shobhit University
    Modipuram, Meerut, U.P.

    March 24-26,2011

    Professor J.N. Kapur Memorial Lecture was delivered by Professor R.K. Tuteja (Rohtak)

    The following scientists were honored by Distinguished Service Award of VPI
    • Professor Dinesh Singh (V.C. Delhi University)
    • Professor A.P. Singh (Kisangarh, Ajmer)
    • Professor Madhu Jain (Roorkee)
    Prof. R.D. Agrawal (Vidisha) was elected as Honorary Fellow (FVPI)

    Local Organizing Secretary : Professor S.C. Agrawal

    13th Annual Conference


    Recent Developments in Applicable Mathematics & Information Technology

    Raghogarh, Distt. Guna, M. P. (India)

    December 4-6, 2009


    In recent years there has been exciting developments in all branches of mathematics and information technology. Rapid program in computer related fields based on mathematical sciences have created a lot of gales in the branches. The main objectives of the conference is to bring Mathematicians, Industrialists, Computer Scientists; IT specialists etc. together on one platform to interact with each other, share knowledge, exchange views, and discuss the topics of mutual interests and develop Inter disciplinary groups for fruitful applications of mathematics & IT to Industries. It also aims at presenting and discussing recent developments in mathematics & Information Tech

    The academic program of the conference consisted of Plenary and Invited Talks, Symposia and Paper Presentations in the following areas:

    • Information Theory and Coding
    • Mathematical Modeling & Computational methods
    • Mathematical Models for Signal Processing
    • Mathematical Biology and Bioinformatics
    • Fluid Mechanics
    • Advanced Numerical Techniques
    • Applied Graph Theory and Network
    • Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery
    • Graphics, Entertainment, and Gaming
    • Network Communication & Security
    • Image Processing & Remote Sensing
    • Novel Algorithmic Paradigm and Domain Specific Data Structures
    • Distributed Processing & Grid Computing
    • Service Oriented Architectures
    • Artificial Intelligence & Neural Networks
    • Embedded Systems & Fault tolerant Computing
    • Software Engineering
    • Applied Functional Analysis
    • Operational Research & Survival Analysis
    • Applied Statistical Methods
    • Any relevant field applicable to Industry and Engineering Sciences
            was delivered by Professor Madhu Jain, IIT, Roorkee

           1. Professor S.C. Agrawal ,Director, Shobit University, Meerut
           2. Professor Bhu Dev Sharma, JIIT, Noida, UP

     Local Organizing Chairman : Professor D.S. Hooda

    12th Annual conference

    Applications of Special Functions

    Venue and Date
    J.N.V. University
    Jodhpur, Rajasthan

    October 25-27, 2007

    Professor J.N. Kapur Memorial Lecture was delivered by Prof. A.H. Siddiqui (Saudi Arbia)

    The following scientists were honored by the Distinguished Service Award
    • Prof. R.K. Saxena (Jodhpur)
    • Prof. J.L. Bansal(Jaipur)
    • Prof. P.K. Bhatia (Jodhpur)
    In the above conference following members dedicated to VPI were elected as Honorary Fellows of VPI (FVPI)
    • Prof. V.P. Saxena (Bhopal)
    • Prof. S.P. Singh (St. John's, Canada)
    • Prof. G.C. Sharma (Agra)
    • Prof. S.L. Singh (Rishikesh)
    • Prof. R.C. Singh Chandel(Orai/Delhi)
    In addition of two earlier fellows:
    • Late. Professor J.N. Kapur  (Delhi)
    • Prof. H.M. Srivastava (Victoria, Canada)
    Local Organizing Secretary : Professor B.S. Bhadauria

    11th Annual conference

    Modeling of Real Life problems and Computer Applications

    Venue and Date
    Anand Engineering College
    Keetham, Agra, U.P., India

    May 12-14, 2005

    Prof. P.N. Tandon (Retd., H.B.T.I., Kanpur) was honored by the Distinguished Service Award. In that conference it was also decided to organize Prof. J.N. Kapur memorial lecture every year.

    Local Organizing Secretary : Professor A.P. Dwivedi 

    10th Annual conference

    Mathematical Modeling

    Venue and Date
    M.A.N.I.T. Bhopal, M.P.

    May 17-19, 2004

    The following mathematicians were honored by Distinguished Service Award :
    • Prof. R.P. Singh (Bhopal)
    • Prof. R.D. Agrawal (Vidisha)
    • Prof. B.D. Acharya (D.S.T.,Delhi)
    Local Organizing Secretary : Professor K.R. Pardasani

    9th Annual Conference

    Applied & Industrial Mathematics and Information Theory and National Symposium on Challenges for Mathematics and Mathematics Education in 21st Century
    New Delhi

    Feb 22-24, 2004


    The following scientists were honored by the Distinguished Service Award

    • Prof N. Rudraiah (NRI for Applied Mathematics, Banglore, India)
    • Prof S. K. Dube, I.I.T. New Delhi
    • Prof V.D. Sharma IIT, Bombay, India
    • Prof P.L. Pachdev, I.I.Sc. Banglore
    • Prof Phool Chand, I.I.Sc. Bangalore
    • Prof A.H. Siddiqi, Dhahran, Saudia Arabia
    • Prof B.K. Das University of Delhi
    • Prof Prem Nath, University of Delhi
    • Prof R.K. Tuteja, MD University, Rohtak
    • Prof M.K. Jain, Retd. Prof IIT Delhi
    Local Organizing Secretary : Professor V.K. Kapur

    Annual Conference

    The role of Computers and Information Technology in Mathematics, Science and Engineering
    Venue and Date 
    Lucknow, U.P.

    December 15-17, 1998


    Following scientists were honoured by the Distinguished Service Awards

    • Prof G.N. Pandey, Director, I.E.T. Lucknow
    • Prof V.D. Gupta, Physics Department, Lucknow University Former V.C.Lucknow University
    • Prof S.N. Pandey, M.M.M. Engineering College, Gorakhpur, UP
    • Prof Sunil Datt, Lucknow University
    • Prof R.S. Mishra, Former V.C. Kanpur and Lucknow University.
    • Prof S.K. Sharma, Registrar, G.B. Pant University
    • Prof P.N. Tandon Former Head Mathematics Dept H.B.T.I. Kanpur
    Local Organizing Secretary : Professor S.K. Bajpai

    Annual Conference


    Use of mathematics and Computers in Science and Technology and "Mathematical Analysis and its Applications"

    Venue and Date

    Kanpur, U.P.

    October 24-26,1997

    This conference was dedicated to honour Prof J. N. Kapur during his platinum jubilee year.The following mathematicians were honored by the "Distinguished Service Award" for the distinguished services to their subject and/or to the VPI.
    • Prof R.P. Agarwal (Lucknow, UP, India)
    • Prof (Mrs.) K. D. Singh (Lucknow, UP, India)
    • Prof J. B. Shukla (IIT Kanpur, UP, India)
    • Prof U. B. Tewari (IIT Kanpur, UP, India)
    • Prof S. K. Gupta (IIT Kanpur, UP, India)
    Local Organizing Secretary : Professor A.P. Dwivedi


    6th Annual Conference


    Teaching of Mathematics to Engineering and Computer Science Students

    Venue and Date

    Bundelkhand Institute of Engineering and Technology 

    Jhansi, U.P.

    December 26-28, 1996


    The following four mathematicians were honored by the "Distinguished Service Award" for their services rendered to Mathematics and/or to the Vijñāna Parishad of India.

    • Prof G. C. Sharma (Agra, UP, India)
    • Prof R. C. Gupta (Jhansi, UP, India)
    • Prof. R. K. Jain (IIT Kanpur, UP, India)
    • Prof V. P. Saxena (Gwalior, MP, India)
    • Engineer T. S. Nanda (General Manager, B.H.E.L. Jhansi)
    Local Organizing Secretary : Dr. M. Saleem

    Silver Jubilee Year conference

    Venue and Date

    D. V. Postgraduate College,

    Orai, U.P.

    March 10, 1996


    Along with conference, Vijñāna Parishad of India also organized national symposia on: 

    • Development of Industrial Mathematics for meeting Indian economic needs
    • The impact of computers on mathematics and research
    • The role of Mathematics in changing economic scenario
    • New thrust area in mathematical sciences and technology.
    • Fixed points theory and applications for developing the interest on applications of  mathematics to science and technology in developing rural areas of India.

    In VPI Silver Jubilee Year Conference following mathematicians were honored by the "Distinguished Service Award" for their distinguished services rendered to Mathematics and/or Vijnana Parishad of India: 

    • Prof M. K. Singal (Merrut, UP, India)
    • Prof V. Singh (Patiala, Punjab, India)
    • Prof K.M. Saksena (Ranchi/Kanpur, India)
    • Prof S. P. Singh (St. Johns, Canada)
    • Prof S. L. Singh (Hardwar, UP, India)
    • Prof R. C. Singh Chandel (Orai, UP, India)
    The following two mathematicians were honored by conferring Fellowship of Vijñāna Parishad of India (FVPI) on them.
    • Prof J. N. Kapur (Delhi, India)
    • Prof H. M. Srivastava (Victoria, Canada)  
    Local Organizing Secretary : Dr. R.C. Singh Chandel

    5th Annual Conference


    • Industrial Mathematics
    • Mathematical Modeling
    • Modern Trends in Mathematical Relativity

    Venue and Date

    M.M.M. Engineering College

    Gorakhpur, U.P. 

    June 26-27,1994

    Local Organizing Secretary : Professor S.N. Pandey

    4th Annual Conference


    The Special Fourth Annual Conference of VPI was dedicated to the honour of Prof. J. N. Kapur on his 70th birthday.

    Venue and Date

    Harcourt Butler Technological Institute (H.B.T.I.) 

    Kanpur, U.P.

    September 7th 1993



    In 1993 Vijñāna Parishad of India took three remarkable steps:

    • Publication of another journal "Bulletin of Vijñāna Parishad of India". It contains  proceedings of the conferences and Symposia organized by the Vijñāna Parishad of India including  addresses of authors and abstracts of papers. It also includes expository articles on  Mathematics. Mathematics education and applications in engineering. Physical,  biological, social, medical, industrial, agricultural and computer science. 
    • VPI started awards for distinguished persons and honour them for their unique work of eminency. 
    • In this conference Prof. J. N. Kapur was honored and was proposed to be elected as First Fellow of Vijñāna Parishad of India (FVPI)
    Local Organizing   Secretary : Professor A.P. Dwivedi

    3rd Annual Conference


    Ancient Science in India - Dedicated to the memory of Bhaskaracharya on his 800 death anniversary (1114 AD-1193 AD)

    Venue and Date
    Srinagar, Garhwal, Uttarakhand

    May 25-26, 1993 

    Local Organizing Chairman : Professor B.S. Rajput


    2nd Annual Conference

    Application of Mathematics in Modern Science and Technology
    Vidisha, M.P.

    August 18-19, 1990

    Local Organizing Secretary : Professor R.D. Agrawal

    1st Annual Conference

    Vedic Mathematics Applications and Traditions
    Hardwar, Uttarakhand

    March 10 – 11, 1989

    Local Organizing Secretary : Professor S.L. Singh