Conference on Biotechnology and the Environment (NCBE 2010)

Venue: National Institute of Technology - Durgapur

Location: Durgapur - 713209, West Bengal, India

Event Date/Time: Oct 04, 2010 End Date/Time: Oct 05, 2010
Registration Date: Sep 10, 2010
Early Registration Date: Aug 10, 2010
Abstract Submission Date: Jul 09, 2010
Paper Submission Date: Aug 28, 2010
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Description

Conference Theme
One of the primary concerns of present day humankind is the environment. Rapid industrialization and development are increasingly posing a danger to the environment. This would lead to a point where human endeavour would ultimately become unsustainable. Fortunately, the world has begun to realize the importance of the environment in sustainable development.

The aim of the conference is to create awareness in young minds about the importance of the environment and the developments being made with regard to protection of the environment. Specifically, the conference will focus on the current research trends and advances in applications of biotechnology in environmental pollution assessment and control and in the development of environment friendly technologies.

Technical Sessions
The following technical sessions have been slated:
 Biofuels
 Environmental Biotechnology
 Water - Waste Water Assessment, Treatment & Management
 Biometallurgy
 Biotechnology and Sustainable Ecosystem (Climate Change & Biodiversity)
 Applications of Biotechnology in Industrial Pollution Control

Call for Papers
Papers for presentation in the technical sessions of the conference are invited from scientists, academicians, R&D personnel, consultants, engineers, Government and Non-Government agencies, NGOs etc. The extended abstract of paper should be forwarded to the Convenor. It should be within 1000 words, typed in A4 size paper with one and a half spacing and should include title of the paper, name of the author(s), and full address of correspondence including Email ID. After scrutiny of the abstract, authors will be intimated with detailed guidelines for submission of full text of the papers. The abstract should indicate the original research work undertaken and the scale of new thinking, technology or methods.

Important Deadlines:
Extended Abstract – 9th July 2010 (within 1000 words)
Notification of Acceptance – 23rd July 2010
Submission of full paper – 28th August 2010
Last Date of registration – 10th Sep 2010

Student Paper Presentation:
Papers submitted by undergraduate and postgraduate students on the theme of the conference, will be selected for presentation. The best paper will be awarded.
Accommodation:
Accommodation will be provided to the delegates in the Institute Guest House, Hostels & Hotels at Durgapur on payment basis.

Registration fee:

Faculty/Scientists : Rs 1000
Students : Rs.250
Research Scholars : Rs. 500
Industry Personnel : Rs. 5000
The registration fee may be paid by non-refundable Demand draft in favour of “Director, NIT Durgapur” payable at Durgapur. Accommodation may be arranged on payment basis.

Correspondence
For Papers/ Sponsorship/ Co-Sponsorship/ Accommodation and all other matters.

Convenor,
Department of Biotechnology
National Institute of Technology, Durgapur
Durgapur 713209
Tel: +91343 275 5394/5209, Fax: +91343 254 7375
Email: ncbae2010@gmail.com, aikatk@yahoo.co.in, papitasaha@gmail.com


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Additional Information

Registration fee: Faculty/Scientists : Rs 1000 Students : Rs.250 Research Scholars : Rs. 500 Industry Personnel : Rs. 5000 The registration fee may be paid by non-refundable Demand draft in favour of “Director, NIT Durgapur” payable at Durgapur. Accommodation may be arranged on payment basis.