Mar 9-11, 2018 @ MNNIT Allahabad

Date:

Mar 9-11, 2018

Location:

MNNIT Allahabad, Allahabad, UP 211004

Abstract Submission:

Deadline:Feb 3, 2018

Registration (Early)

Deadline: Feb 15, 2018

About the Conference

It gives us immense pleasure to invite you to join BioSangam 2018, “International Conference on Innovations and Translational Dimensions: Food, Health, and Environmental Biotechnology”, to be held at one of the most ancient and culturally rich cities of India “Kumbh Nagari”, Allahabad from March, 9-11 2018. The conference is being organized by Department of Biotechnology, Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology (MNNIT) Allahabad with an aim to promote excellence in scientific knowledge and innovation in biotechnology and related disciplines to motivate young researchers.

The conference also envisages providing a forum to researchers around the globe to explore and discuss on various aspects on recent advances in field of food, health, and environment that has dynamically opened up new avenues of research. It will provide deep insights into innovations, challenges and growth opportunities in diversified domains of Biotechnology. The conference consists of various sessions including keynote, plenary and parallel sessions. Each session will be addressed by outstanding experts who will highlight recent advances in various facets of biotechnology. It will also offer budding scientist an opportunity to present their work in front of eminent experts of their field and compete for various awards like BioSangam Young Scientist Awards-2018.

About Conference About Department About MNNIT

Schedule

13:00 hrs Onwards

Registration

Venue - MP Hall

15:00-16:00 hrs

Inaugural Session

Venue - MP Hall

16:00-16:30 hrs

High Tea

Venue - MP Hall

16:30-17:30 hrs

Keynote Talk

Venue - MP Hall

17:30-19:30 hrs

Cultural Programme

Venue - MP Hall

19:30 hrs onwards

Dinner

Venue - Seminar Hall Lawn

08:30 hrs onwards

Registration

Venue-Seminar Hall

08:30-09:30 hrs

Breakfast

Venue-Seminar Hall Lawn

09:30-13:00 hrs

Food and Agriculture Biotechnology

Venue-Seminar Hall

09:30-13:00 hrs

Bioinformatics and Computational Biology

Venue-Hall A

09:30-13:00 hrs

Medical Biotechnology

Venue-Hall B

13:00-14:30 hrs

Poster Presentation and Lunch

Venue-Seminar Hall Lawn

14:30-18:00 hrs

Environment Biotechnology

Venue-Seminar Hall

14:30-18:00 hrs

Translational Dimensions and IPR

Venue-Hall A

14:30-18:00 hrs

Industrial Biotechnology

Venue-Hall B

18:00-18:30 hrs

High Tea

Venue-Seminar Hall Lawn

18:30-20:00 hrs

Cultural Programme

Venue-MP Hall

20:00 hrs onwards

Dinner

Venue-Seminar Hall Lawn

08:30 hrs onwards

Registration

Venue-Seminar Hall

9:30-11:30 hrs

Young Scientist Award

Venue-Hall A

11:30-13:30 hrs

Nano Biotechnology

Venue-Hall B

13:30-15:00 hrs

Poster Presentation and Lunch

Venue-Seminar Hall Lawn

15:00-16:00 hrs

Valedictory Session

Venue-Seminar Hall

16:00 hrs onwards

High Tea

Venue-Seminar Hall Lawn

Speakers



SI No. Name Affiliation
1. Prof. Gong Zhiyuan Department of Biological Science National University of Singapore Singapore
2. Professor Terence J. Centner The University of Georgia Athens, Greece
2. Dr. Sowbiya Muneer Gyeongsang National University, South Korea
3. Prof. Pavinee Chinachoti* Food Science and Technology Association of Thailand
4. Prof. Jiang Liwen* School of Life Sciences The Chinese University of Hongkong
5. Professor Chai Li Lin, Christina* Department of Pharmacy, National University of Singapore Singapore 117543
6. Dr. Shymal Roy INSA Senior Scientist & J C Bose Fellow National Institute of Pharmaceutical Education and Research & Former Chief Scientist - Immunology Division, Indian Institute of Chemical Biology Kolkatta & Former Vice Chancellor
7. Dr. S. Ramachandran Professor of the AcSIR in the Faculty of Biological Sciences CSIR-Institute of Genomics and Integrative Biology New Delhi. India
8. Prof. Suresh Deka Environmental Biotechnology Laboratory Resource Management & Environment Section, Life Sciences Division Institute of Advanced Study in Science and Technology (IASST) Paschim Boragaon, Garchuk, Guwahati -781035 Assam, India
9. Prof. Dinesh Yadav Department of Biotechnology DDU Gorakhpur University (UP) India
10. Dr. Rakesh Kumar Central Institute of Medicinal and Aromatic Plants Lucknow (UP) India
11. Dr. Prabodh Kumar Trivedi, FNAAS Principal Scientist NBRI, Lucknow (UP) India
12. Dr. Arvind Chaudhary SERB, DST New Delhi
13. Dr. Aryadeep Roychoudhury Department of Biotechnology St. Xavier's College, Kolkata, India
14. Dr. Sri Ram Yadav Department of Biotechnology IIT Roorkee (India)
15. Dr. Neelam Yadav Dr. RML Awadh University Faizabad (UP) India
16. Dr. Sunil Kumar Department of Animal Sciences Central University of Punjab Bhatinda (Punjab) India
17. Dr. N. Prabhusaran Research Laboratory of Leptospirosis and Microbial Nanotechnology Chennai Medical College Hospital and Research Centre (SRM Group) Irungalur, Tiruchirapalli. India.

*Tentative











Organising Committee

Patron Prof. Rajeev Tripathi
Director, MNNIT Allahabad
Chairman Dr. Shivesh Sharma
Treasurer Dr. N.K. Singh

Conference Secretariat Publication
Dr. Ashutosh Mani
Dr. Ambak Kumar Rai
Dr. Sameer Srivastava
Dr. Seema Nara
Dr. Ambak Kumar Rai
Dr. Sameer Srivastava
Dr. Durgesh Kr. Tripathi
Hospitality Purchase Committee
Dr. N.K. Singh
Dr. Vishnu Agarwal
Dr. Manisha Sachan
Dr. Radha Rani
Dr. Yuvraj
Dr. N. K. Singh
Dr. Vishnu Agarwal
Dr. Manisha Sachan
Dr. Sameer Srivastava
Registration Reception and Felicitation
Dr. Anjana Pandey
Dr. Sangeeta Negi
Dr. Radha Rani
Dr. Seema Nara
Dr. Sameer Srivastava
Dr. Anjana Pandey
Dr. Sangeeta Negi
Dr. Vishnu Agarwal
Dr. Seema Nara
Dr. Radha Rani
Venue Promotion and Communication
Dr. Anjana Pandey
Dr. Sangeeta Negi
Dr. Ashutosh Mani
Dr. Ambak Kumar Rai
Dr. Sameer Srivastava
Dr. Yuvraj
Dr. Durgesh Kr. Tripathi
Dr. Anjana Pandey
Dr. Sangeeta Negi
Dr. Vishnu Agarwal
Dr. Manisha Sachan
Dr. Ashutosh Mani
Dr. Ambak Kumar Rai
Accomodation Transportation
Dr. N.K. Singh
Dr. Manisha Sachan
Dr. Radha Rani
Dr. Ambak Kumar Rai
Dr. Seema Nara
Dr. Ashutosh Mani
Dr. Yuvraj







Advisory Committee


Members Members
Dr. Amit K. Dinda, India
Dr. A. Rastogi, Slovak Republic
Dr. G.Patil, USA
Prof. H.S Dhaliwal, India
Prof. K. Mishra, India
Dr. N. Verma, Singapore
Dr. R. Pandey, USA
Dr. R. Deshmukh, Canada
Prof. S. Sahi, USA
Dr. Shilang Liu, USA
Dr. Vasu Punj, USA

Thrust Areas

The following are the major thrust areas for Biosangam 2018.
1. Biotechnology: Innovations, Translation and IPR 2. Nano Biotechnology: A revolutionary Approach
  • Innovations in Biotechnology
  • Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities and Threats (SWOT) in biotechnology
  • Industry-academia collaborations
  • Technology Transfer
  • Biotechnology patents, IPR and licensing issues
  • Skill development, Global partnerships
  • Design, Innovation, Skill Development, Startups : A way forward
  • Biosafety Regulations; Intellectual Property Rights
  • Ethical Issues
  • Nanomedicine for Diasease diagnosis & therapy
  • Targeted Drug Delivery and nanocarriers
  • Biological and medical nano devices
  • Nano-toxicology
  • Toxicology and risk assessment of nanomedicine systems
  • Microfluidics in nanomedicine and nanobiology
  • Nanofabricated Devices
  • Translational Dimensions of Nanobiotechnology in various sectors
3. Food and Agriculture Biotechnology 4. Medical Biotechnology: A Translational Perspective
  • Agriculture, Environment and Biotechnology
  • Agro-bioprocessing Technology, Agro-industry
  • Livestock, Pests and Aquaculture
  • Recombinant DNA Techniques
  • Indigenous Food Production, GM Foods
  • Plant, People and Environment
  • Transgenic Plants and Crops
  • Functional Food and Nutritional Supplements
  • Translational Genomics and Genomics-assisted Breeding
  • Plant Microbe Interactions
  • Food Microbiology
  • Plant Stress Physiology and Molecular Biology
  • Nutrient regulation/Nutritional Biology
  • Food Standards,Safety and Security
  • Innovative strategies for sustainable agriculture
  • Biopharmaceutical Manufacturing
  • Biomaterials
  • Clinical Research/Clinical trials
  • Biomedical and Rehabilitation Devices and Biosensors
  • Biomedical imaging and Biosignal Processing, Biomedical robotics, Biometrics
  • Discovery platforms, Target identification and validation
  • Biomarker research
  • Biologics, biosimilars and immunogenicity
  • Vaccine biology
  • Cell based therapies
  • Immune regulation and immune deficiency disorders
  • Toxicogenomics, Disease genomics
  • Pharmacogenomics and personalized medicine
  • Biofilm and Quorum sensing
  • Microbial Drug Resistance
5. Environment Biotechnology 6. Industrial Biotechnology
  • Microbial Diversity
  • Photosynthetic Microorganisms, Cyanobacteria and Microalgae
  • Agriculture and soil microbiology
  • Environmental, marine and aquatic microbiology
  • Geo-microbiology
  • Bioremediation; Bio-monitoring
  • Biotechnology for Environmental Sustainability
  • Bioprospecting, Biodiversity, Traditional Knowledge, Sustainable development
  • Environment Applications of Marine Biotechnology; Bio products and Bioactive Compounds
  • Waste Management
  • Medical, veterinary and pharmaceutical microbiology
  • Microbial Technology and its applications
  • Industrial Microbiology
  • Fermentation Processes
  • Bio-fuels and Bioenergy
  • Enzymes and Innovations
  • Synthetic Biology and Sustainable Productivity
  • Fermentation and Metabolic Engineering
  • Natural Products and Special Chemicals
  • Bioengineering and Downstream processing
7. Bioinformatics and Computational Biology 8. For Prevention of disease and Promotion of Health
  • Structural bioinformatics
  • Pharmacoinformatics and computer-aided drug design
  • Systems biology
  • Mathematical modeling in biosciences
  • Information and communication technologies (ICT) tools in biology
  • Database technologies, machine learning and data mining
  • Comparative Genomics
  • Alternative medicine for infectious
  • Healthy practises for life style disorder
  • Drug less healthy living practises
  • Traditional management of disease

Call for Sponsorship

We invite you to participate in our conference as an official sponsor of 'BioSangam 2018'.

Biosangam 2018 will provide you a platform to display your current updates/tools/techniques. This will be one of the largest and best in its domain. The BioSangam organizing committee is actively seeking generous sponsorship assistance from our invaluable partners to sponsor its various activities and events. The conference will definitely provide and ideal platform for exhibitors of books, equipments, chemicals, softwares, pharmaceutical companies, Institutes etc. to show case their latest products and profile.


Email your proposal at: info@biosangam.in



Frequently Asked Questions

I would like to register for BioSangam 2018, how do I do?

For authors, 'Registration Portal' will open after Acceptance Notification.
For non-authors, register by clicking here and fill your details.

What forms of payment available?

Both online and offline payment modes are available.

  • Online Payment: For online payment, you will be directed to the payment page after filling in your registration form. You can pay using your Debit Card, Credit Card or PayPal account.

  • Offline Payment: Following are two methods of payment
    1. Demand Draft in favor of 'BioSangam 2018' payable at MNNIT Allahabad
    2. Amount Transfer in the following bank account:

    Name of Bank: Vijaya Bank
    Bank A/C No.: 718400301000275
    A/C Name.: Biosangam 2018
    Branch Code: 007184
    MICR Code: 211029004
    IFSC Code: VIJB0007184
    Swift Code: VIJBINBBRSM
    Address: Vijaya Bank, MNNIT Allahabad, Allahabad (UP)

Who do I contact if I have a complaint?

You can email the Conference Secretariat at the following address:
Department of Biotechnology
MNNIT Allahabad

Email: info@biosangam.in
Mobile: +91-885-838-4550

Fees

We have the following registration charges for early and late registration for different categories of scholars.

Category
Early Bird
(15 Feb, 2018)
Late Registration
(28 Feb, 2018)
On Spot
From India (INR)
Students (UG/PG) Rs. 1500 Rs. 1800 Rs. 2100
PhD / Post Doc. Fellow / Research Scholar Rs. 1800 Rs. 2100 Rs. 2400
Academia Rs. 3500 Rs. 4000 Rs. 4500
Industries Rs. 5500 Rs. 6000 Rs. 6500
Accompanying Persons Rs. 1000 Rs. 1500 Rs. 2000
Foreign Delegates (USD)
Students (UG/PG) USD 100 USD 150 USD 200
PhD / Post Doc. Fellow / Research Scholar USD 150 USD 200 USD 250
Academia USD 300 USD 400 USD 500
Industries USD 400 USD 500 USD 600
Accompanying Persons USD 50 USD 100 USD 150

Registration