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 and development

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  • Environmental Biotechnology
  • Medical Biotechnology
  • Energy Biotechnology
  • Food and Agricultural Biotechnology
  • Energy Biotechnology
  • Algal Biotechnology
  • Industrial Biotechnology

Scientific Program

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.