Matha Amrithananda Mayi to speak at UN on July 8

Friday, Jun 26, 2015,21:12 IST By metrovaartha A A A

Thiruvananthapuram | Matha Amrithananda Mayi Devi, India’s hugging saint, will speak at the United Nations (UN) conference on Technology and Sustainable Development on July 8.
United Nations Academic Impact (UNAI) and Amrita University will host the one-day conference on Technology for Sustainable Development, Sources said here today.
The conference is aimed at harnessing the power of emerging technologies to help meet the UN’s proposed new Sustainable Development Goals, it added.
Research papers by some of the world’s leading researchers on groundbreaking developments in nanotechnology, biotechnology, wireless technologies, and human-computer interaction, would be presented.