Thematic Areas

Thematic Area I: Advances in Agricultural Sciences for Promotion of Food and Livelihood Security

SUB-THEMES
  • Recent technological tools for agricultural and horticultural crop improvement
  • Innovations in Integrated Farming Systems (IFS)
  • Advances in disease and pest management
  • Climate resilient crop production systems
  • Genomic and marker assisted selection, genome editing for improved crop productivity
  • Food processing using biotech interventions
  • Agricultural extension and policies: Issues and challenges
  • Digital agriculture, artificial Intelligence for crop production
  • Strategies for soil health and nutrient management

Thematic Area II: Emerging Trends in Veterinary and Animal Sciences

SUB-THEMES
  • Technological interventions for improving productivity of animal, poultry and fishes.
  • Conservation strategies for indigenous livestock and poultry.
  • Innovations in genetic improvement of livestock and fish.
  • Recent technologies for augmentation of reproduction in livestock and fishes.
  • Improvement of animal health and production through nutritional managements.
  • Value addition of animal and fish products.
  • Recent developments in prevention, diagnosis and treatment of livestock, poultry and fish diseases.

Thematic Area III: Innovations in Biotechnology, Bioinformatics and Biological Sciences

SUB-THEMES
  • Basic and strategic research in Life Sciences (Zoology, Botany, Biochemistry, Microbiology, Ecology and Environmental Science).
  • Technological advancement for protection of environment vis-a-vis green energy.
  • Cancer biology and cancer vaccine.
  • Nano-biotechnology, drug delivery, biosensor.
  • Ecology & Biodiversity Conservations.
  • Regenerative medicine and stem cell research
  • Computer aided drug designing

Brainstorming Session: Indo-Nepal Bilateral Scientific Cooperation for Promotion of Agricultural and Biological Sciences

In addition to the above mentioned technical sessions, the conference will also host a brain storming session. This session would be a platform to explore the scientific opportunities for Indo-Nepal Bilateral cooperation. The session will include eminent scientists, academicians and policy makers from both the countries. The overall goal of this session is to add new dimension in Indo-Nepal relations.