NC on Emerging Trends in Agriculture & Food Processing Techniques, organized by Dept of Biotechnology, on 24 & 25 Feb 2016
Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), Govt. of India, New Delhi, sponsored "National Conference on Emerging trends in Agriculture and Food Processing Techniques" was organized during 24th & 25th February 2017, by the Department of Biotechnology and Prof. Dr.A.P.J.Abdul Kalam Business Incubator.

Special Lectures
1Dr.Ng.Iboyaima Singh, Sr. Principal Scientist & Head, Department of Fruit & Vegetable Technology, CSIR - CFTRI, MysuruSustainable Food Processing Industry - a profitable business in India
2Dr.A.Amudhasurabi, Associate Professor and Head, Department of Technology Dissemination, Indian Institute of Crop Processing Technology, ThanjavurFood Processing Entrepreneurship Development: Options for Technology, Investment and Market
3Prof. Dr.A.Nagappan, Principal and Executive Head, Prof.Dr.A.P.J.Abdul Kalam Business Incubator, VMKVEC, SalemExploring Entrepreneurship
4Dr.Ng.Iboyaima Singh, Sr. Principal Scientist & Head, Department of Fruit & Vegetable Technology, CSIR - CFTRI, MysuruNovel and Emerging Technologies for Food Processing Applications
5Dr. Vasudeva Singh, Emeritus Medical Scientist (ICMR), Dept. of Food Science and Nutrition, University of Mysore, Manasa Gangotri, MysoreGrain processing in India
6Prof. D.Jothi, Proprietor, Bagavathi BioTech Chemical Company, Chithode, Erode - 638 316Agro based Enzyme application in Industrial sectors
7Dr.T.Poongodi Vijayakumar, Professor and Head, Department of Food Science and Nutrition, Periyar University, Salem - 636 011Processing Trend of Underutilized Fruits in India

Student Participation
S.NoStudent Name YearTitle
1Abdul Nasir N.A Faizan A Ranjith PDr. M. Sridevi, M.phil., Ph.D.IV yearBio fertilizers production from fruits and vegetable Waste
2Sambhasan Baneerjee & C.NirmalaIV yearCytogenetic and molecular studies of cancer- oral cancer and leukemia
3Karthikeyan .B, Krishnasiva J & Mohammed Imthiyas .MIII Year Recent Scenario and Prospects of Organic farming in India
4D.Dhanasree, Saurabh Kumar, Shreya prasananII Year Alternate of herbicides
5P. Hindrajith, G. Dhanush, B. Naveen RajII Year Bioconversion of food waste to produce hydrogen: A review
6Sambhasan BaneerjeeIV yearParticipated in TQI Contest, Chennai
7R.C.M.Mohana Priya,Chandru.E, Saurabh KumarI & II yearFormulation Of Protein Rich Composite Flour Product