||International Conference on Mechanization in Brick Industry
Energy Auditing of buildings.
||Emerging areas: Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) services.
||IP Facilitation Centre for MSME in Patent Information Centre.
Local Resource Centre for UNDP GEF project on brick kilns set up.
||International Conference on Climate Change; 50th Executive Committee Meeting
||International year of understanding Planet Earth.
||Mega projects of Biotechnology & Nanotechnology conceptualized to come up in knowledge city, Mohali: National Agri-Food Biotechnology Institute, Bioprocessing Unit, and Institute of Nano Science and Technology.
Neem Project initiated with support of RENPAP, UNIDO & GOI.
||4th Spin off-Punjab Biotechnology Incubator.
ENVIS Centre set up.
International year of physics celebrated
Popularsing modern science by a campaign on discoveries of the golden decode era (1895-1905)
||ENVIS Nodes set up under UNDP SNDP programme, later adopted by World Bank.
Punjab Biodiversity Board established.
Year of Scientific Awareness-biggest science popularization programme.
||UNDP-GEF small grant programme for conservation of wetlands.
||2002 -International Conference on ‘Biopesticides: Emerging Trends’.
Gearing up for 3rd spin off Biotechnology Park project conceptualized.
UNESCO multi-country project on ‘Integrating Environment Education’ Initiated in China, Philippines, Malaysia, Indonesia & India
UNESCO International workshop on ‘Greening Science Education’.
International Conference on Emerging Trends in Brick Industry.
||Recognized as Scientific & Industrial Research Organization by DSIR-GOI.
PSCST hosts its website (www.pscst.com/www.pscst.gov.in)
Council shifted to its own office premises.
||Patent Information Centre set up.
Consultancy Cell makes a break through in brick kiln and rice sheller technologies.
||2nd Spin off-Pushpa Gujral Science City conceived- Foundation stone laid by Hon’ble Prime Minister Sh.I.K.Gujral.
||Monthly Punjabi science magazine ‘jyot’ launched, later renamed as ‘Nirantar Soach’.
||Council takes up international projects- first project with UNESCO initiated.
||Low cost technology for pollution control in cupola furnace demonstrated.
||Consultancy Cell set up.
Catalyst our news magazine launched, later renamed as ‘Future Frontier’.
Bharat Jan Vigyan Jatha in Punjab.
||1st Spin off-Merger of Energy Division of PSCST and Renewable Energy Division of PAIC to form PEDA
||Harike Wetland declared as Ramsar Site.
||All India S & T Council’s Meet in Punjab
-popularization of Astronomy through Mobile Planetaria in 12 districts of Punjab.
||Science Popularisation programmes initiated.
||Wetland and Environment Education & Awareness Programmes initiated.
||First Governing Body meeting held.
||Establishment of Council.