An international e-Conference on Innovative Research Trends in Life Sciences was organized by the Department of Life Sciences, Shri Shivaji College of Arts, Commerce, and Science recently.
Prof Yash Pal Sharma, Department of Botany, Jammu University Jammu inaugurated the online conference. Prof N B Gaikwad, Shivaji University Kolhapur, was a guest of honor. Harshvardhan Deshmukh, President, Shivaji Education Society were present at the conference.
Dr Krishnendu Acharya, Professor Calcutta University (WB), Dr G Radhakrishna Pillai, Professor Calicut University (Kerala), Dr Rebecca Thombre, Research Scientist BMS-IS, Washington, USA; Dr NVWase, Senior Scientists, Virginia University, USA; Dr M M Sardesai, Professor SPPU, Pune; Dr Pritha Bhattacharjee Calcutta University; Dr. Phanikumar, Senior Scientist DRDO Mysore (Karnataka); Dr. Angshuman Sarkar, Bits Pillani Birla Campus Goa and Dr. Archana Joshi- Saha, BARC Mumbai were invited to speak on the day.
More than 150 abstracts and an edited book volume with more than 90 research articles were released and 40 e-posters and 30 oral e-presentations were received in the inaugural function.
A separate session was also held for young research award in the category of Research students and young teachers. Dr R M Bhise, Principal and Chief Organiser, A S Raut and Prof G V Korpe (Co-organiser), Prof Ms P P Umale – Convener, Prof D K Koche- Organising Secretary and other members Prof PPAde, Prof A S Pethe, Dr GDGaikwad, and SMPatil and the entire staff of Life Science
Prof J A Tidke, Department of Botany, SGAU Amravati was the chief guest. Hemant bhau Kalmegh, Executive member Shri Shivaji Education Society, Amravati, presided over the program.