Biodiversity and Biobanking: From Microbes to Man
27-29th January 2018-Center for the Environment
IIT Guwahati, Assam-781039
North-East India is a part of Indo-Burma hotspot,one of the largest biodiversity hotspot in the world. It comprises with 250 tribes, 6 major forest types supporting thousands of endemic flora and fauna species; this region is the ‘golden spot’ for researchers and experts working to unveil our interconnected ecosystem. With inspiring keynotes and sessions by experts around the globe in areas of Biodiversity, the organizing committee of ADNAT (Association for DNA finger printing and Associated DNA Technology) invites you to be a part of grand silver jubilee convention ‘BIODIVERSE 2018’ organized in Guwahati (Assam). To honour and focus the contribution of ADNAT in furthering life science research in India, this international symposium will cover wide topics of biodiversity and biobanking.
The North Eastern part of India is a biodiversity hotspot, and represents a thriving ecology for survival and growth of species unique to the land. This small region is spread from an altitude of 50-6000m and blessed with number of endemic flora and fauna. With four distinct races of humans and several tribes and linguistic communities it is heaven for researches having interest in diversity. Organizing an ADNAT symposium for the first time in the region with local, national and international experts would act as a catalyst for research in the important area of Biodiversity and Biobanking. ADNAT is completing 25
Symposium Registration Opens 1st September 2017
Closing of Early Bird Registration 15st November 2017
Closing Date for Abstract Submission 25th December 2017
Closing date for “Delayed Registration for Nature in Pixels" ” 25th December 2017
Closing Date for all Registrations 20thDecember 2017
Notification of Participant List and Acceptance of Abstract 5th January 2017
Registration Guidelines and Instructions
The registration fee covers all the activities to be held in IIT Guwahati which includes symposium, photography and short documentary movie competition, poster presentation, cultural show, textile show, dinner on first and second day, breakfast and lunch on second and third day. Registration fee does not include accommodation and site seeing charges.
ADNAT encourages all students to become members.
A separate Rs.1200/- need to be paid for accommodation in IIT Guwahati Hostels, if interested. In such cases, a single NEFT/DD with total value covering the registration fees and accommodation can be made.
50% waiver of registration fees each for spouses, children and accompanying persons
The fees for the workshop/s and field trip will be charged separately by the respective organizing institute.
Kindly make the payment through NEFT or prepare the DD before registering for the event.
Payment can be made through Demand Draft or NEFT. The DD/NEFT Receipt along with a copy of the Registration Acknowledgement receipt mentioning the URID must be sent through Speed Post or Registered Post to:
Centre for the Environment
Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati
Guwahati-781039, Assam (India)
Phone: +91 361 258 3204
Center for the Environment
IIT Guwahati, Assam-781039
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