The Centre organized a conference on Science of Consciousness, Wisdom, Spirituality and Culture in Pondicherry University, Pondicherry from 27 to 29 June 2003. Students and faculty members from the colleges and universities in India participated in the workshop. Indian Institute of Advanced Study, Shimla, sponsored the conference.
The key note in the inauguration was presented by Margaret Chatterjee, formerly Professor of Philosophy, Delhi University and former Director, IIAS, Shimla. The valedictory session was chaired by A. K. Bhatnagar, Vice-Chancellor, Pondicherry University. B. V. Sreekandan, Visiting Professor, NIAS, Bangalore and the former Director, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Mumbai, delivered the valedictory address.