Event Information:

  • Tue

    The EISENHOWER DAY Celebrations Conference

    3 pm - 7 pmThe Auditorium of the Lakshman Kadirgamar Institute, 24, Horton Place, Colombo 07 (0115-754 603)


    3.00 pm       : Registration and arrival of participants

    3.15 pm       : Welcome speech by our Chairman EFASL or Fellow nominee. Followed by presentation on President Eisenhower

    3.30 pm        : Invited Guest Speaker Prof. Chandra Wickramasinghe, Astrobiologist from Cardiff, UK on the topic "New research shows certainty of extraterrestrial life". Followed by Q & A. Astrobiology website:   Personal website:   ISPA website:

    4.45 pm        : Tea/Coffee break (20 minutes)

    5.15 pm        : Eisenhower Fellow Chandra Jayaratne - recognition of  English Teacher Mr. Gilbert Ranasinghe and at least four (4) Students “Mahinda Kanishta Vidyalaya” off Kurunegala. . Details at the Web: or

    5.30 pm        : SLINTEC Overview  Mr. Harin de Silva Wijeyeratne, CEO (15 minutes) followed by “Economic Impact of Nanotechnology” Professor Veranja Karunaratne, Associate Director of SLINTEC. Followed by  Q & A

    6.45 pm        : Vote of thanks

    On behalf of Organizing Committee

    Eisenhower Fellowships Association of Sri Lanka

    September 15, 2016.


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