4th Annual South Asia Biosafety Conference

South Asia Biosafety Conference
Hyderabad, India
September 19, 2016 – September 21, 2016
8:00 am – 6:30 pm
Taj Krishna

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The South Asia Biosafety Program (SABP), the ILSI Research Foundation and the Biotech Consortium India Limited (BCIL) organized the 4th Annual South Asia Biosafety Conference in Hyderabad, India from September 19-21, 2016. This conference provided an opportunity to hear from leading scientists representing regulatory agencies, public sector research institutions, and the private sector in South Asia and internationally. The conference was held at the Taj Krishna, Road Number 1, Banjara Hills, Hyderabad, Telangana 500034, India. 

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Dr. Barwale Zehr

Mahyco, India

Dr. Chakrabarti

Central Potato Research Institute, India

Dr. Bergvinson


Dr. Das

Feed the Future South Asia Eggplant Improvement Partnership, Bangladesh

Dr. Bhatnagar-Mathur


Ms. De Costa

Ministry of Mahaweli Development & Environment, Sri Lanka

Dr. Biswas

BRRI, Bangladesh

Dr. Garcia-Alonso

Estel Consult, United Kingdom

Dr. Groenewald

Biosafety South Africa, South Africa

Mr. Haider

Department of Environment, Bangladesh

Ms. Kuehnert

Seed Stories, United States

Dr. MacKenzie

International Rice Research Institute, Philippines,

Mr. Manalo

Biotech Coalition of the Philippines, Philippines

Mr. Mewett

CropLife Australia, Australia

Dr. Raju

Andhra Pradesh State Sericulture Research and Development Institute, India

Dr. Srinivasa Rao

Central Research Institute for Dryland Agriculture, India

Dr. Scorza

United States Department of Agriculture (Retired), United States

Dr. Redenbaugh

Arcadia Biosciences, United States

Dr. Roberts

ILSI Research Foundation, United States

Dr. Satyavathi

Centre of Excellence for Genetics and Genomics of Silkmoths, India

Dr. Seraj

University of Dhaka, Bangladesh

Dr. Teem

ILSI Research Foundation, United States

Dr. Tonui

National Biosafety Authority, Kenya

Dr. Veluthambi

Madurai Kamaraj University, India

Ms. Yasmeen

Ministry of Environment and Forests, Bangladesh