About The Conference

India has been blessed with glorified wide array of fascinating flora and fauna and further, it is fortunate to be gifted with diverse climatic conditions comprising both tropical and temperate features. Indigenous knowledge along with emerging biotechnological approaches provides a base for sustainable development for the servies of industrial, agricultural and other dimensions. The primary objective of this Conference is to exchange knowledge among the Academicians, Scientists, Researches, Entrepreneurs, Industry personnel, Students so as to bring them under the umbrella of motivation and innovation in Plant Sciences. The Conference shall include Key note lectures (45 mins), Plenary lectures (30 mins), Invited lectures (20 mins), Oral presentations (10 mins) and Poster presentatoins in the various technical sessions.

About SMVDU and Department of Biotechnology

The University being bestowed at he foothills of renowned Trikuta Hills has been established as an autonomous, fully residential and technical University under an act of J&K Legislature [UGC Section 2 (f) & Section 12 (b) of UGC Act 1956]. Department of Biotechnology established in 2005, is a research and teaching power house dedicated to shaping the future by pushing the boundaries of knowledge. Our research spans over interdisciplinary sciences of Biotechnology including Plant Sciences, Microbial Genetics, Human Genetics, Molecular Biology, Bioinformatics, Cancer Biology, and Chenical Sciences.

About Academy of Plant Sciences

Academy of Plant Sciences established in 1987 is an autonomous Non-Government Organization open to every one who has a scientific interest and inclination in the field of Plant Sciences, Agriculture, Forestry, Environment, Environmetal Pollution. Its Journal "Advances in Plant Sciences An International Journal" (2.9 - NAAS Score, UGC Approved Journal 2017) focuses on the objective to promote and popularize Plant Sciences among the masses.

Who can Participate
  • Academicians, Research Scholars, Students (M. Sc. & B. Tech. Life Sciences)
  • Scientists, Ex-Scientists
  • Corporate and Industrial Personnel
  • Members of Non-Profit Organizations, etc.
Thrust Areas
Plant Biotechnology Phyochemistry
Agri-Biotechology Plant Molecular Biology
Plants for Human Health Biodiversity Conservation
Plant-Microbial Interaction Climate Change
APSI Gold Medals

APSI will award 11 Gold Medals and Citations to the Scientists for outstanding contribution in Plant sciences.

Awards and Appreciation certificates

Best paper presentation in oral and poster categories shall be selected during the conference.

Display of Paintings & Poetry

Painting & Poetry Competition has been planned and the entries shall be displayed in the Conference related to greener environment and diverstiy of nature with a view to create awareness and educate people at grass root level. Some of the esteemed Institutes, schools, commercial growers, under privileged groups have confirmed their participation. We hope that this show will delight everyone.