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Conferences/Seminars/Workshops/Talks (Recent)

# Conferences/Seminars/Workshops/Talks Place Date
1 16th International conference on Yeast Genetics and Molecular Biology Vienna, Austria August 15-21, 1992
2 6th Annual meeting of the Rockefeller Foundation International Programme on Rice Biotechnology Chiang Mai, Thailand February 1-5, 1993
3 6th European Congress on Biotechnology Florence, Firenze, Italy June 13-17, 1993
4 Invited Speaker, International Symposium on Biotechnology for sustainable development Faisalabad, Pakistan December 15-20, 1993
5 Plant Genome II meetings San Diego, USA January 16-21, 1994
6 Plenary Speaker, 2nd Asia Pacific conference on Agricultural Biotechnology Madras March 6-8, 1994
7 Third Annual meeting of the National Rice Biotechnology Network M.S. Swaminathan Research Foundation, Madras March 3-5, 1994
8 DAE Symposium on Stress and Adaptive Responses in biological systems M.S. University, Baroda March 23-25, 1994
9 Genetics of Industrial Microorganisms -1994 Canada June, 26-28, 1994
10 Group Monitoring Workshop of DST NCL, Pune August 22-26, 1994
11 XVI Congress of International Union of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology Delhi September 19-22, 1994
12 XVIII Indian Social Science Congress M.S.University, Baroda November 12-16, 1994
13 WIPO National Seminar on 'Role of Patents and patent information in promoting Biotechnological inventions' NII, New Delhi November 7-9, 1994
14 Invited Speaker, Symposium on Plant Pathology organized by The Rubber Research Institute of India, Kottayam, Kerala Cochin November 21-22, 1994
15 Invited Speaker, Workshop on Rice Genome Programme Staff Institute, Rice Genome Research, Tsukuba, Japan February 3-15, 1995
16 Invited Speaker, First International Yarrowia lipolytica meeting Institut National De La Recherche Agronomique, France July 18-21, 1995
17 Plenary Speaker, Third International Rice Genetics Symposium Manila, Philippines October 16-20, 1995
18 Guest Faculty in a Short term training course on 'Molecular markers and Yeast Genetics' M.S. Swaminathan Res. Found., Madras November 27-30, 1995
19 International Conference on Scientific Research Partnership for sustainable development, North-South and South-South Dimensions Berne, Switzerland March 5-7, 1996
20 First European Symposium on Biochemical Engg. Science Dublin, Ireland September 19-21, 1996
21 Conference on BioInnovations 1996 London, England September 24-26, 1996
22 Invited participant in the UNESCO-sponsored International centre for cooperation in Bioinformatics (ICCB) Regional planning meeting and Guest Faculty in Bioinformatics Training course Weizmann Inst. of Science, Rehovot, Israel March 31 to April 11, 1997
23 International programme on Rice Biotechnology organized by Malaysian Agri. Res. and Devp. Institute and Rockefeller Foundation Malacca, Malaysia September 15-29, 1997
24 Chaired a session and moderator of discussions in a Symposia on IBY2K CCMB, Hyderbad November 24-27, 1997
25 Lecture delivered on 'Recent advances in Genome research' under UGC exchange of teachers scheme Dept. of Bioscience, South Gujarat University, Surat February 6, 1998
26 Lecture delivered on plant molecular biology during the training course on DNA technologies : Forensic and other applications at the 2nd Annual National convention of ADNAT CCMB, Hyderabad February 27, 1998
27 Lecture delivered on Genome to Proteome : Problems and prospects in Asia Pacific Seminars organized by Amersham Pharmacia Biotech Ahmedabad April 28, 1998
28 Seminar presented on 'Host-pathogen interactions in the rice Magnaporthe system' at Novartis Crop Protection Inc., Biotechnology and Genomics Centre North Carolina, USA October 12-13, 1998
29 Scientific discussion at Friedrich Miescher-Institut, Basel, Switzerland and Scientific discussion at Novartis Biotechnology and Genomics Centre at Research Traingle Park North Carolina, USA October 10-18-1998
30 Delivered a lecture in the International Bioinformatics course and to attend a Workshop introducing the Bio-sciences and Bioengg at Sabanci University Turkey October 18-27, 1998
31 Indo-Vietnam Joint seminar on Biotechnology at Dept. of Agriculture and Genetics, Ministry of Science Technology and Environment 39 Tran Hung Dao. Str., Hanoi  Vietnam November 10-12, 1998
32 Lecture presented at the Israel-India Binational conference on 'Genetics to Genomics : Implications in Biotechnology, Medicine and Agriculture Jerusalem, Israel December 28, 1998 to January 1, 1999
33 Plenary sessions of the 86th session of the India Science Congress Association Chennai January 4-7, 1999
34 Lecture delivered for a Colloquium on Genomics and Chickpea genomics at the National Centre for Plant Genome Research Delhi November 30, 1999
35 Intellectual property Management workshop being organized by the International Service for the Acquisition of Agri-biotech applications Bangkok, Thailand December 7-13, 1999
36 Invited Speaker, 15th Gujarat Science  Congress on Science Industry interface in the New Millenium (topic : Genomics and Food Security) M.S.University, Baroda February 12-13, 2000
37 Nominated as a delegation leader of the Indian delegation participating in the International Biology Olympiad held at Antalya, Turkey in association with Homi Bhabha Centre for Science Education, Mumbai by the Dept. of Atomic Energy, Govt. of India Antalya, Turkey July 9-16, 2000
38 Lecture delivered on Genomics in UGC sponsored refresher course at the Biochemistry Dept. M.S. University, Baroda October 18, 2002
39 Lecture delivered at a one day seminar on DNA science and 21st Century Society and felicitation of Dr. S.K. Mahajan BARC, Mumbai August 23, 2002
40 Invited Speaker in Biohorizon 2002 at the 4th National symposium on Biochemical Engginering and Biotechnology IIT, New Delhi March 1-2, 2002
41 Invited participant in a one day symposium on Management of Intellectual Property Rights in Public Private Partnership organized by DST Hotel Le Meridian, New Delhi March 15, 2002
42 Invited participant in a symposium on The current excitement in Biology CCMB, Hyderabad November 24-29, 2002
43 Invited speaker as a part of science day celebration Occupational Health Centre, Ahmedabad March 4, 2003
44 Invited speaker in one day seminar TICEL, Chennai April 3, 2003
45 Chaired session III Development of Diagnostics and therapeutics : The genomic way for the Conference on Pharma Biotechnology development in Gujarat, during the Vibrant Gujarat Global Investors submit NID Complex, Ahmedabad September 29, 2003
46 Key Note Lecture on Genome Science and Food Security on the occasion of CSIR foundation day celebrations Institute of Himalayan Bioresource Technology, Palampor, HP April 3, 2003
47 Resource person and participated in a Jute Biotechnology Workshop, Sponsored by DBT Central Research Institute for Jute and Allied Fibres, Kolkata October 7, 2004
48 Key note Lecture (Genomic and Proteomic), on the valedictory day of the UGC sponsored Refresher course Dept of Botany, Mohanlal Sukhadia University, Udaipur October 30, 2004
49 Chaired 6th session of 2nd International Symposium "Current Trends in Pharmaceutical Sciences : Role of Genomics and Proteomics" Zydus Research Centre, Ahmedabad January 25, 2005
50 Delivered a talk on Genome at 55th Anniversary World Conference of Alumni Association of Medical College, Baroda Medical College, Baroda January 2, 2005
51 Chaired Plenary XIV sessions bridging gap between Science and Technology at 92nd Indian Science Congress Indian Science Congress, Ahmedabad January 7, 2005
52 Delivered a Talk on Genome Research at Annual General Body meeting of Indian Chemical Society, Vadodara Chapter Baroda January 9, 2005
53 Delivered a Lecture to the participants of Refresher Course at CASE. Faculty of Education and Psychology, MSU, Baroda February 14, 2005
54 Co-Chair the session on plant genomics during Indo-Brazil-South Africa trilateral Workshop on Functional Genomics, Life Science, GM Food and Agriculture  Institute of Genomics & Integrative Biology, CSIR, New Delhi July 19, 2005
55 Delivered lecture on Tracking a cereal killer and other stories at 2 day seminar on modern biology: Facets and Prospects Biochemistry Department, MSU,Baroda October 11, 2005

Visited John Ines Research Centre, Norwich,UK

(part of RF fellowship)
Norwich, UK May 19 to June 18, 2005
57 Visited John Innes Centre, Norwich, UK Norwich, UK October 24 to November 23, 2005
58 Chief Guest at 17th Annual Day and Exhibition of Manav Kendra Gyan Mandir School, Kandari,Baroda Manav Kendra Gyan Mandir School, Kandari,Baroda December 18, 2005
59 Attended Life Sciences Symposium (LSS-2005) on Molecular Biology of Stress Response & its Applications 19-21 Dec.2005 (Delivered lecture and chaired session) BARC, Mumbai December 19, 2005
60 Delivered Lecture and Valedictory Lecture - Seminar on Futuristic trends in Biotechnology School of Biotechnology & Chemical Engg., Vellore Institute of Technology, Vellore December 20-22, 2005
61  Invited to talk and address the function of college teachers training Homi Bhaba Centre, Mumbai, February 11, 2006
62 Visited UK under British Council Initiatives to identify centres for collaborative research in biotechnoloy Universities of Nottingham, Oxford, Cambridge, Newcastle-upon-Tyne and John Innes,Norwich March 8 to 15, 2006
63 Visited John Innes Research Centre, Norwich, UK Norwich, UK May 23 to June 15, 2006
64 Lecture on Biotechnology: an Overview - Workshop on Molecular biology: A Lab Training Course  B.V.Patel Pharma Educations Research Development Centre, Ahmedabad July 24, 2006
65 Participated in the National Knowledge Commission Workshop Administrative Staff College of India, Hyderabad August 17-18, 2006
66 Invited Speaker for brain storming session at DBT for generating network programme on microbial prospecting. Department of Biotechnology, New Delhi September 15, 2006
67 Lecture at Science City for Olympiad Ahmedabad September 1, 2006
68 Deputed by INSA for INSA-HAS Joint workshop on Biology of abiotic and biotic stress in higher plants under exchange programme of Hungarian Academy of Sciences. Szeged, Hungary September 26 - 30, 2006
69 Brain storming session - Environmental Genomics - Invited Speaker NIIT Institute of Information Technology, New Delhi October 3-4, 2006
70 International workshop on Agricultural Biotechnology for the global public good, sponsored by M.S. Swaminathan Research Institute & DBT - Invited Speaker CLRI, Chennai October 4-6, 2006
71 Third Convention of BRSI & International Conference on Exploring Horizons in Biotechnology - a global venture - Lecture delivered on the Omics era : Promises and challenges SP University, Vallabh Vidhyanagar November 2, 2006
72 GFAR (Global Forum of Agri Research) Triennial conference 2006 at National Agri. Science Centre - Invited resource person New Delhi November 9-10, 2006
73 Third International summit on Nutraceuticals - Lecture delivered Mumbai November 15, 2006
74 Delivered lectures at the School of Biotechnology & Chemical Engineering Vellore Institute of Technology, Vellore December 20-22, 2006
75 Two day conference by Society for Biotechnologists Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences, Cochin January 13, 2007
76 Participated Asia conference on Biosecurity and Biosafety sponsored by Sandia National Lab (US Dept of Energy) Bangkok, Thailand April 17-19, 2007
77 Delivered Lecture on Bioinformatics in the study of plant disease at the Training programme on Bioinformatics Indian Institute of Advanced Research, Gandhinagar May 16-18, 2007
78 Gujarat Cancer & Research Centre - Seminar on current trends in Molecular biology and clinical drug trials - Delivered lecture in Biology and medicine GCRC, Ahmedabad October 3, 2007
79 Eighteenth General meeting of the Academy of Sciences for the Developing World (TWAS) Trieste, Italy November 13-14, 2007
80 Delivered Lecture on Genomics in diagnostics at Molecular Diagnosis of Genetic Disorders Winter Workshop, organized by FRIGEIGH, Univ of Louisiana and Guj. Cancer & Research Institute Foundation for Research in Genetics & Endocrinology, Institute of Human, Ahmedabad November 26, 2007
81 2008 India Project - Joint session on Intellectual Property event organized by the George Washington University Law School - Invited Participant Delhi February 25, 2008
82 Delivered lecture at the National Symposium on 'Frontiers in Biocomplexity and biodiversity of plants' NEHU, Shilong March 13-15, 2008

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