Scientific Program & Contributions: A review of the status, operation of the present facilities, scientific experimental program and upgrades planned for the next few decades at CERN, along with an overview of societal applications of state-of-the-art technologies will be presented. The scientific community of the South Asian member countries are invited to present highlights of their ongoing experimental programs in collaboration with CERN and other scientific international megaprojects. Students from South Asian countries will have the opportunity to present talks and posters. One student each from these countries will be sponsored by CERN.   The two-day program will consist of invited plenary and poster sessions.