Southern Railway: Union Minister of State for Railways E. Ahmed flags off Ernakulam-Lokmanya Tilak Duronto bi-weekly express train, Ernakulam Junction railway station, 10 a.m.

CUSAT: Lecture by Prof. Martin Chalfie, winner of Nobel Prize in Chemistry, 2008, Department of Biotechnology, 10.30 a.m.

Indo-American Chamber of Commerce Kerala Branch: Talk on ‘Marketing in the digital age: Beyond the four Ps , Avenue Regent, M.G. Road, 5 p.m.

Indian Society for Training and Development, Kochi Chapter; Lifelong Learning Foundation: International learning convention 2011, inauguration, POC Convention Centre, Palarivattom, 9 a.m.

Kerala Science and Technology Society (India); Rotary Club of Cochin Lords: ‘Shastra 2011' - children's science congress; valedictory function, Campion School, Edappally, 3 p.m.

Matha Nagar Public School: 12th annual day celebrations, school campus, Gandhi Nagar, 5.30 p.m.

Surabhi: Exhibition and live demonstration of Kerala handicrafts, Gangothri Hall, Rajaji Road, 10 a.m.

Nirmala College, Muvattupuzha: Science motivation programme for young talents, inauguration, 9.30 a.m.


Sahitya Akademi; Changampuzha Birth Centenary Committee: Seminar, inaugural session, Changampuzha Park, Edappally, 4.30 p.m.

Sree Poornathreyesa Sangeeta Sabha and SPICMACAY: Manipuri dance by Darshana Jhaveri, Sree Narayana Vidyapeetom School, Tripunithura, 6 p.m.

Kerala Lalithakala Academy: ‘Growing with Flow'–exhibition of paintings by Suresh Koothuparamba, Hallegua Hall, Mattancherry, 11 a.m.