With humble submission this is to inform that Biotic Science Congress (BioSCon,19) was held at Dept. Of Biotechnology,SONA College of Arts and Science,Salem, Tamil Nadu, India on 26-27th July, 2019. The theme of the conference was“Challenges and Innovative Approaches in Agriculture and Allied Sciences Research”. This conference was a joint effort of the RSRS, Central Silk Board, Ministry of Textiles, Govt. of India , Society for Biotic & Environmental Research (SBER)& Dept. Of Biotechnology, Sona College Of Arts & Science, Salem, Tamil Nadu. Our technical collaborators are Periyar University, Salem, SAAI, Innovative Farming, AIASA and many more institutions joined. It was matter of elation that about 300 participants (Scientists, Researchers, Professors, Students, Entrepreneurs in farming business and Policy makers)participated in this conference.
It was pleasure to conduct the first ever collaboration of Biotech Dept of Sona College of Arts and Science with these research institutes.
Inaugural session was presided over by Vice-Chancellor, Vice-Chairman,Director-Silk Board and Principal, SONA CAS. 6 Technical sessions and 4 Poster Sessions were conducted. Valedictory function was presided by Our Chairman. Awards were given to young Scientists and Research Scholars for their contributions. Best oral presentations and posters were also awarded.