Venue:   Dr. Babu Rajendra Prasad International Convention Centre (ICC)

  •   Announcement
  • Those who have opted for women science congress are requested to approach WSC registration counter at Dr. Babu Rajendra Prasad International convention center 2pm onwards on 4th January 2020 to 1pm on 5th January, 2020.

    Poster Session I- 05-01-2020 Posters Should be Displayed before 2 pm.

    Poster Session II 06-01-2020 Posters should be displayed before 8am

  Inaugural function (5th January, 2020 at 2.00 – 3.00 PM) :

Welcome Address :
Dr. Anup Kumar Jain, General Secretary, ISCA

Chief Guest :
Dr. Tessy Thomas,
Director General,
Aeronautical Systems, DRDO,
Bangalore

Guest of Honours :
Prof. Vijay Laxmi Saxena,
General President (Elect),
ISCA

Release of Abstract Book : Dr. Sanjay Mishra,
Head, KIRAN Division,
DST, New Delhi

Key Note Speaker :
Dr.S.Rajendra Prasad,
Vice-Chancellor, UASB

Presidential Address :
Prof K.S.Rangappa,
General President, ISCA

Vote of Thanks :
Dr S.Ramakrishna,
General Secretary (Membership affairs) ISCA

  SESSION – I (5th January, 2020 at 3.00 – 5.00 PM) :

Chairperson : Dr. Uma S. – Director, National Research Centre for Banana,
Tiruchirapalli, Tamil Nadu

Rapporteurs : Dr.Rinku Verma, Dr.B.G.Vasanthi

Speaker : Dr. Namita Gupta, Adviser & Scientist G, DST, New Delhi

Time : 3.00 - 3.15

Topic : Promoting Women in Science : DST Initiative

Speaker :Dr.Aditi Sharma, Senior Veterinary Officer, Rajaji Tiger Reserve, Dehradun, Uttarakhand

Time : 3.15 – 3.30

Topic :Human Wildlife Conflict : Drivers and Recent Mitigation Measures

Speaker : 3. Roopa, IPS, Inspector General of Police,Railways, Bangalore

Time : 3.45 - 4.00

Topic :Challenges for Women in nontraditional areas

Speaker :Prof. Nandini, Professor & Chairperson, Department of Environmental Science, Bangalore University, Bangalore - 560 056

Time : 4.00- 4.15

Topic :Climate change challenges in Bengaluru urban and its sustainable management

Speaker :Dr. Rita Singh Raghuvanshi, Dean, College of Home Science, GBPUAT, Pantnagar, Uttarakhand,

Time : 4.15 - 4.30

Topic :Nutritional Challenges for Women’s Health

Speaker :Dr.Binita Baishya Kalita, Professor, Dept. of Textiles and Apparel Design, Assam Agricultural University, Jorhat-  785013 , Assam

Time : 4.30 - 4.45

Topic :Utilization of Agricultural Waste for Sustainable Diversified Products

 

PANEL DISCUSSION :

Time : 4.45 – 5.00

1. Dr. Afifa Kamili, Associate Dean(Seri.), College of Temperate Sericulture, SKUAST, Baramulla Dist., Kashmir
2. Dr. Annapurna S Kamath, 42, Satyashri, Sampigehalli,  Jakkur, Bangalore
3. Dr Jikku Jose,  Managing Director,Co-founder, Scire Science  Pvt. Ltd.,BioNest, KINFRA HiTech Park, KTIZ,  Kochi

TEA BREAK : 5.00 - 5.15

POSTER SESSION – I (5.15 - 6.00) : Poster # 01 to 80

  SESSION – II (6th January 2020 at 8.30 - 10.30) :

Chairperson : Dr. M. Vasundhara, Prof. & Head (Retd.), Dept. of Horticulture, UAS, Bangalore

Rapporteurs : Dr. H.K.Pankaja,
Dr. Mamatha Girish

Speaker : Dr. C. R. Jayanthi, Dean, Bangalore Medical College,

Time : 8.30 - 8.45

Topic : Ditya Manasvini

Speaker :Dr.Suniti Baladevi, Scientist E, IBSD (DBT), Imphal, Manipur

Time : 8.45 – 9.00

Topic :Potential Citrus Bioresources of Manipur, North East India

Speaker :Mrs. Pamela Kumar, Director General, TSDSI (Telecom Standards Development Society of India), Bangalore

Time : 9.00 – 9.15

Topic :The 5G PARADIGM SHIFT : India’s unique challenges and opportunities

Speaker :Dr. Chandish R. Ballal, Director, NBAIR, Bangalore

Time : 9.15 – 9.30

Topic :Biodiversity and Biocontrol

Speaker :Ms Ashiwini Nachappa, Athlete, Bangalore

Time : 9.30 – 9.45

Topic :Sports women of India – A Game Changer!

Speaker :Dr.Gyanamudra, Director, Good Governance Policy, Hyderabad

Time : 9.45 – 10.00

Topic :Psycho-social challenges of Waste for sustainable diversified products

Speaker :Dr.Rakhi Chaturvedi, Dean, Alumni & External Relations (AER), Professor Department of Biosciences & Bioengineering (BSBE) IIT, Guwahati

Time : 10.00 – 10.15

Topic :In Vitro Culture and Propagation for Bio-resources Conservation and Enhanced Metabolite Production

Speaker :Dr. Annapurna S Kamath, 42, Satyashri, Sampigehalli,  Near Jakkur Lake, Jakkur, Bangalore

Time : 10.15 – 10.30

Topic :Citizen Science, Conservation and Community Development

 

PANEL DISCUSSION :

Time : 4.45 – 5.00

1. Dr.Shakunthala Sridhara, Member, Board of Management, UAS, Bangalore
2. Dr.Vijayalaxmi Venkatesan, Scientist G, NIN, Hyderabad
3. Dr.Suniti Baladevi, Scientist E, IBSD (DBT), Imphal, Manipur

TEA BREAK : 10.45 – 11.00

  SESSION – III (6th January 2020 at 11.00 - 11.50 ) :

Chairperson : Dr.R.Jayanthi, Professor of Horticulture (Retd.), UAS, GKVK, Bangalore

Rapporteurs : Dr. C.P.Manjula,
Dr.Geetha M. Yelakanchi

Speaker : Dr. Uma S. Director, ICAR – NRC, Banana Thogamalai Road, Thayanur Post, Tiruchirapalli, Tamil Nadu.

Time : 11.00 – 11.15

Topic : Revolutionizing tissue culture industry in India & its potential women empowerment

Speaker :Dr. Afifa Kamili, Associate Dean (Seri.), College of Temperate Sericulture, SKUAST, Baramulla Dist., Srinagar, Kashmir

Time :11.15 – 11.30

Topic :Ecological value of mulberry silk farming and rural women empowerment

Speaker :Ms. Ashwini Angadi, Belaku Academy, Bangalore

Time : 11.30 – 11.45

Topic :Empower visually & mentally impaired poor children

Speaker : 3. Ms. Ashwini Angadi, Belaku Academy, Bangalore

Time : 11.30 – 11.45

Topic :Empower visually & mentally impaired poor children

Speaker :Dr. S. Lalitha Nagesvari, Program Manager, United States-India Educational Foundation, American Consulate Building, 220 Mount Road, Chennai

Time : 11.45 – 11.50

Topic :Information session on Fulbright fellowship opportunities

 

PANEL DISCUSSION :

Time : 4.45 – 5.00

1. Dr. Rita Singh Raghuvanshi, Dean, College of Home Science, GBPUAT Pantnagar, Uttarakhand,
2. Dr. C. R. Jayanthi, Pharmocologist, Principal, Bengaluru Medical College, Bangalore
3. Dr. Chandish R Ballal, Director, NBAIR, Bangalore

10.30 to 12.00 :Poster # 81 to 166

  Valedictory function (6th January, 2020 at 12.00 Noon -1.00 PM) :

Welcome Address :
Dr. Anup Kumar Jain, General Secretary, ISCA

Chief Guest :
Dr.Anoop Kumar Jain
General Secretary (Scientific Activities),
ISCA

Guest of Honours :
Smt. Vandita Sharma, Additional Chief Secretary and Development Commissioner,
GoK, Bangalore
Dr. Namita Gupta,
Adviser & Scientist 'G' DST,
New Delhi

Introductory Remarks :
Dr. S. Rajendra Prasad, Vice-Chancellor, UASB

Summarization by :
Dr.D.L.Savithramma, Dean (Agri.),
UASB & Convenor,
Women Science Congress 2020

Distribution of Prizes : Dignitaries

Presidential Address :
Prof. K.S.Rangappa, General President, ISCA

Vote of Thanks :
Prof. S.Ramakrishna,
General Secretary (Membership Affairs), ISCA