National Technology Day in India is an annual event held every year on May 11th. A day that is dedicated to celebrating the achievements and contributions of scientists, researchers, engineers, and trainers.
Each year, National Technology Day has a different theme. The themes changes as per the advancements in the field of research and technology. The theme of National Technology Day 2022 is ‘An Integrated Approach to Science and Technology for a Sustainable Future’.
History of National Technology Day
National Technology Day was first officially celebrated on May 11, 1999. The main purpose of the day was to recognize scientific and technological achievements.
On May 11, India celebrated National Technology Day to commemorate the 10th anniversary of the Pokhran nuclear test in 1998. Atal Bihari Vajpayee, then Prime Minister, marked it a significant day and for the first time, Technology Day came into existence in 1999. The Council for Technology Development declared May 11 as the National Technology Day. It is a day to celebrate the technological development of all scientists, researchers, and engineers and their contributions to the field.
National Technology Day: Significance
The National Technology Day aims to remind people of the country’s scientific achievements. This day is to celebrate all those who have contributed to the advancement of science. Events are held to celebrate the day and recognize technological advances in multiple areas. National Technology Day honors the efforts of everyone who has contributed to the advancement of our country’s technology. National Technology Day is celebrated by the scientific community every year on May 11, 2022. Everyone will gather to enjoy the event and recognize the accomplishments.
National Technology Day 2022 Theme
Every year, National Technology Day has its own theme. The theme changes as per the advancements in the field. The theme of National Technology Day 2022 is ‘An Integrated Approach to Science and Technology for a Sustainable Future’.