The Mizoram Science Congress 2016 is a two day event to be organized by Mizoram Science, Technology and Innovation Council (MISTIC) in association with science NGOs in the state such as Mizoram Science Society (MSS), Mizo Academy of Sciences (MAS), Geological Society of Mizoram (GSM), Science Teacher’s Association of Mizoram (STAM), Mizoram Mathematics Society (MMS), and Biodiversity and Nature Conservation Network (BIOCONE). It is going to be held at Mizoram University during 13th to 14th October, 2016.
The Mizoram Science Congress 2016 was formulated in the meeting of representatives of science NGOs in the state on 5th January, 2016. The organizing committee was formed consisting of chairman, organizing secretary, joint secretary and 18 committee members. The subsequent meetings constructed sub-committees and also finalized the science congress programme and several other related matters.
This congress is the first of its kind to be held in Mizoram. It is funded by North East Council (NEC), State Planning Department, and Department of Science & Technology, Govt. of India.