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Special National Symposium on “Extension Plant Pathology: Technological backstopping to the farmers/state officials” at Indira Gandhi Krishi Vishwavidyalaya, Raipur, Chhattisgarh, September 25-26, 2018

 
Invitation 

It is a matter of great pleasure to announce that Indira Gandhi Krishi Vishwavidyalaya (IGKV), Raipur and Indian Phytopathological Society, New Delhi is jointly organizing Special National Symposium on "Extension Plant Pathology: Technological Backstopping to the Farmers/Other Stakeholders" on September 25-26, 2018. The symposium is open to all the scientists, academicians, researchers, students, progressive farmers, government officials and policy makers to participate actively and make it a grand success. 

 

Important Dates 

Last date for abstract submission, early bird registration and Accommodation booking : September 10, 2018

Registration 

Only registered delegates/special invitees are entitled to attend the symposium. Participants are requested to send the registration form duly filled through email along with the fee in the form of Demand draft or through RTGS/ online transfer in favour of: Agriculture Education and Research Foundation payable at Raipur latest by September 10th, 2018. The Brochure, Proforma of Abstract, Registration form and Travel plan are also available on university website: and IPS, New Delhi website www.ipsdis.org 

Registration fee (INR)

 Category

 Early Bird Registration

Spot Registration

Scientists, Academicians, Governmental officials, NGO personnel, Corporate sector personnel

4000

4500

Students

1500

2000

Progressive farmers

1500

2000

Accompanying person

3500

4000

Foreign delegates

$ 150

$175

Bank details for RTGS/ online transfer

Beneficiary Name: Agriculture Education and Research Foundation, Bank Name: UCO Bank; Bank Address: Krishak Nagar,  Raipur- 492 012,  Branch- Krishak Nagar, Raipur (CG) , Account No.: 17940110033203, Account Type: Saving,  IFSC code: UCBA000011794

Themes and Technical Sessions of the Symposium

Session 1: Identification, diagnosis and management of plant diseases caused by plant pathogens

Session 2: Production and application of biocontrol agents for disease management 

Session 3: Plant protection equipments, their maintenance and use in successful disease management

Session 4: Chemical pesticides in effective management of plant diseases

Session 5: Organic cultivation of crops using microbes

Session 6:  Mushroom production technology: An important agri-business

Session 7:  Farmers, producers, entrepreneurs, scientists and policy makers interactions

Programme at a Glance

 Time

 25.09.2018 (Tuesday)

 Venue

08.00-09.30 hrs.

Registration

Swami Vivekanand Auditorium

09.30-11.00 hrs.

Symposium Inauguration and Keynote address

Swami Vivekanand Auditorium

11.00-11.30 hrs.

Tea break

 

11.30-13.30 hrs.

Session 1: Identification, diagnosis and management of plant diseases caused by plant pathogens

Swami Vivekanand Auditorium (Concurrent with Session 2)

Session 2: Production and application of biocontrol agents for disease management  

Seminar Hall, COA, Raipur (Concurrent with Session 1)

13.30-14.30 hrs.

Lunch break 

 

14.30-17.00 hrs.

Session 3: Plant protection equipments, their maintenance and use in successful disease management

Swami Vivekanand Auditorium (Concurrent with Session 4)

Session 4: Chemical pesticides in effective management of plant diseases

Seminar Hall, COA, Raipur (Concurrent with Session 3)

17.00-18.00 hrs.

TEA BREAK

 

18.00-20.00 hrs.

Cultural Programme

 

20.00-21.00 hrs

DINNER

 

 Time

 26.09.2018 (Wednesday)

 Venue 

09.00 -09.45 hrs.

Plenary Lecture

Swami Vivekanand Auditorium

09.45-11.15 hrs.

Session 5: Organic cultivation of crops using microbes

Swami Vivekanand Auditorium

11.15-11.30 hrs.

Tea break

 

11.30-13.00 hrs.

Session 6: Mushroom production technology: An important agri-business

Swami Vivekanand Auditorium

13.00-14.00 hrs.

Lunch break 

 

14.00-16.00 hrs.

Session 7: Farmers, producers, entrepreneurs, scientists and policy makers interactions 

Swami Vivekanand Auditorium

16.00-18.00 hrs.

Plenary and Valedictory Session

Swami Vivekanand Auditorium

 

For information, please contact:

Dr. M.P. Thakur, Organizing Secretary and Director Instructions, Indira Gandhi Krishi Vishwavidyalaya, Raipur 492 012 (CG), India, Phone No. (0771) 2444105, M: 09826191749, Email: ipssymigkv@gmail.com

Dr. R.K. Dantre, Co-organizing Secretary & Deputy Controller, Exam., IGKV, Raipur, M:09424214723

Dr. C.P. Khare, Co-organizing Secretary& Deputy Registrar (Aca.), IGKV, Raipur, M: 09425211030

Dr. A.S. Kotasthane, Co-organizing Secretary & Prof. &Head, Deptt. of Plant Pathology, IGKV, Raipur; M:9893003430 

Dr. Dinesh Singh, Secretary, IPS &  Professor, Division of Plant Pathology, IARI, New Delhi-110 012 [Tel. No. 011-25840023, Cell: +91 9968246428, Email: ipsdis@yahoo.com]

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