Thematic Areas And Scope
The conference focuses on the recent developments in the frontier areas of Biotechnology
keeping in view the multi¬disciplinary domains aimed at sustainable innovations
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- Environmental Biotechnology
- Medical Biotechnology
- Energy Biotechnology
- Food and Agricultural Biotechnology
- Energy Biotechnology
- Algal Biotechnology
- Industrial Biotechnology
BioSD 2018 is being organized and managed by a panel of International experts, besides
the members from CSIR-IICT and BRSI. The Scientific Program of the conference would
comprise Plenary and Invited lectures from the internationally acclaimed eminent
experts on recent developments in frontier areas. Oral presentations and posters
presentation will be organized during two days of the conference to showcase the
research and effective interaction with the experts.
Mini-Symposium on ‘Frugal Innovations in Biotechnology’
Traditionally India is land for Frugal Innovations. The symposium aims to deliberate
and showcase the frugal innovations that are specifically made in the broad domain
of Biotechnology with the traditional knowledge and creativity at grass root level.
This symposium will be organized, sponsored and managed by both CSIR-IICT and BRSI
with a team of experts in Frugal Innovations. Interested innovators should register
online by providing a short abstract on the bio-innovation made and pre-selection
of entries will be done by the review panel. Selected innovators will be given an
opportunity to showcase their work at an international platform to the global scientific
fraternity, students and industry at the conference. There is no registration fee
for selected frugal bio-innovators.
Young Researchers Rapid Presentation Session
This scientific session is being organised to provide a platform for young researchers
(only for PhD Scholars) to effectively present their research in 4 minutes of time
to showcase their creative and innovative attributes. The best presentations will
be judged by a team of experts and will be conferred with a "Young Research Rapid
Presentation Award" in the closing session of the conference.
Industry-Young Researchers Interactive Session
As part of BRSI tradition, an interactive session on Biotechnology Education and
Business: Policy, entrepreneurship and livelihood will be organized.