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About the conference
International conference on Plant Developmental Biology (ICPDB) 2017, to be organised at the beautiful campus of NISER at Jatni, will provide a platform for exchange of ideas and building of new collaborations between leading researchers from the US, Europe and Asia, working in cuuting edge of plant science. It will bring together eminent speaker and investigators who are at the forefront of different aspects of plant developmental biology research. We plan to have 4 different scientific sessions as follows.
- Flowering time regulation
- Phytohormone signalling
- Plant-Pathogen interaction
- Plant stem cells
This list is not exhaustive and many more sub-topics may be added, encompassing broadlydifferent aspects of plant development.
Besides the international conference, this gathering will also facilitate the 3rd annual National Arabidopsis Meeting. The Arabidopsis meeting, every year, aims to brings together most of the eminent who work using the model Arabidopsis thaliana.
This program will include symposia, poster sessions, oral presentation, special discussion sessions on selected topics related to plant development. Young researchers,PhD student, Postdocs will get an opportunity to present their work and interact with the senior scientists for the exchange of ideas. Innovative ideas will br rewarded with best poster award , best oral presentation award.
Usha Vijayraghvan IISc, Bangalore
J. P. Khurana Delhi University
Paramjit Khurana Delhi University
Imran Siddiqi CCMB, Hyderabad
P. V. Shivaprasad NCBS, Bangalore
Eswar Rami Reddy IISER, Tirupati
Shree Prakash Pandey IISER, Tirupati
Sanjib K Panda Assam University
Ravi Maruthachalam IISER, Thiruvananthapuram
Ram Yadav IISER, Mohali
Sourav Datta IISER, Bhopal
Sudip Chattopadhyay NIT,Durgapur
Ananda K. Sarkar NIPGR, New Delhi
Ashverya Laxmi NIPGR, New Delhi
Srinivasan NRCPB, New Delhi
Kalika Prasad IISER, Thiruvananthapuram
Ashis K Nandi JNU, New Delh
Sudhir Kumar Sopory JNU, New Delhi
R. P Sharma University of Hyderabad
- Students ₹ 4000
- Indian participants ₹ 5000
- Foreign participants € 200
Registration fees includes, accommodation Food and conference material
Registration for icpdb2017 conference at NISER
|Reference letter – Request your supervisor to send an email recommendation to email@example.com before 30th June 2017.|
Registration will be based on a first come first serve basis. Registration will be confirmed only after the payment of registration fees. Registered candidates are eligible to submit an abstract. The abstract should be 250 words long and should be submitted along with the registration form to firstname.lastname@example.org Standard poster size is applicable for presentation.
- Early registration 30 July 2017
- Late registration* 30 October 2017
- Abstract submission 30 September 2017
- *late registration fees of ₹ 1000 applicable.
The fees should be transferred via NEFT to the account with the following details
- Name: ICPDB
- Acc. Number: 373701000005555
- Bank Name: Indian Overseas Bank
- Campus name: NISER Campus Branch
- IFSC code: IOBA0003737
Co-convenersDr. Ananda K. Sarkar NIPGR, New Delhi
Dr. Ashverya Laxmi NIPGR, New Delhi
Dr. Chandan Goswami NISER
Dr. Nrisingha Dey ILS
ConvenerDr Kishore Panigrahi
Local organizing comitteDr. Chandan Goswami NISER
Dr. Nrisingha Dey ILS
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Getting to NISER
By flight- 25 km from the Biju Patnaik International Airport, Bhubaneswar, Odisha
By train - 3 Kms from the Khurda Road junction. Auto rickshaws can be hired to the campus.
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