As you are aware, one of our distinguished academics of Indian-origin in Australia, Professor H. Deep Saini is appointed Vice Chancellor of the University of Canberra.
Professor Saini is a noted plant physiologist and has been the past president of the Canadian Society of Plant Physiologists and the Federation of Canadian Plant Science Societies, Professor Saini is a member of the NSERC’s ‘Biological Systems and Functions’ grant selection panel and the associate editor of the Canadian Journal of Botany (since 2003), and has also served as consulting editor of the Journal of Crop Production.
In recognition of his numerous achievements FINACT is hosting an event to felicitate Prof. Saini at the Function Hall of ACT Legislative Assembly, Canberra City on Saturday, 11 February 2015 at 2.00pm.
His Excellency Shri Ajay Gondane, the High Commissioner of India and the Hon Meegan Fitzharris MLA, Minister for Higher Education are expected to grace the occasion.
Please circulate the attached flyer among your community members and friends. You may also wish to post this flyer on your Facebook page and other social media.
Thank you for your support and looking forward to seeing you all on Saturday 11th February 2017.
Federation of Indian Associations of ACT (FINACT)