National Conference on Technological Advances and Emerging Societal Implications, TAESI, focuses on the developments through scientific and technological applications. Human life has taken a dramatic turn as a consequence of technological achievements in the field of manufacturing, health, agriculture, bio-technology, alternate sources of energy, information and communication. Rapid technological growth not only opens new avenues of opportunities, but also poses threats and challenges. Thus, the need for security and safety, ecological sustainability, mental health and well being has increased manifold. TAESI conference provides an opportunity for researchers, academicians, professionals, and policy makers to have in-depth and productive discussions on these issues and find answers to improve the quality of human life.