The 30th Anniversary Celebrations Lecture was delivered, 10 June 2017, by Dr Vijay Kumar Saraswat on "Innovation in Healthcare". During his illustrious career, Dr Saraswat has served as the Director General of the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) and the Chief Scientific Advisor to the Indian Minister of Defence. He is presently Member of NITI Aayog i.e. Planning Commission of India.