A two-days International Conference on “Impact of Social Media on Peace & Security” was held on 7th-8th of March 2019 at the Savitribai Phule Pune University (SPPU). Conference was organised by the Department of Defence And Strategic Studies (DDSS), Shavitribai Phule Pune University in association with Yashwantrao Chavan National Centre of International Security and Defence Analysis (YC-NISDA), Department of Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Studies (DBAS), in collaboration with Indo-European Education Foundation (IEEF), Warsaw, Poland.

During the conference Dr. Iryna Kramar (Assoc. Prof. at Ternopil Ivan Puluj National Technical University, Ternopil, Ukraine) gave a speech about the impact of Young generation in todays world and importance of education in particular in cyber space.

The Hon’ble Vice-Chancellor, Prof (Dr.) Nitin R. Karmalkar was the Chief Guest; Hon’ble, Pro-Vice Chancellor, Dr. N.S. Umarani was the Guest of Honour. Prof. (Dr) Vijay Khare, Director for International Center, Savitribai Phule Pune University, and Dean of Department of Defence and Strategic Studies (DDSS) were the host and conference convener.