RIT Foundation organized the II Rit Vimarsh Conference on Gender and Violence on 9th & 10th October, 2015 at Hotel Crowne Plaza , Okhla New Delhi. The conference was inaugrated by Dr. Chitra Awasthi, President of Rit Foundation at 10:00 a.m on 9th October, 2015 followed by four sessions.The sessions were chaired by prominent Indian as well as foreign delegates.The opening remark was given by Dr. Prashant Tripathi, Chairperson of Academic Council.
The topic Gender and Violence had various subthemes under which the papers were presented. The conference tried to explore the various facets of Gender and Violence that have emerged or are being studied in social sciences etc.
Each presenter was allotted 20 minutes to present their research work followed by a question- answer session round on the same. Various delegates as well as participants showed interest in the paper being presented and the questions raised were inquisitive.
More than 30 speakers presented their research paper at the conference. E- conference session was arranged for the speakers who were unable to attend in person. Both the days of conference showed the active participation of students as well as guests.