Theme of the Conference

To commemorate the completion of 100 glorious years of BLAT, the Department of Botany had decided to host a National Conference.

The Theme of the conference was:

Plants in Relation to Man & Biosphere

The focus was on the following sub-themes :

• Plant taxonomy & Biodiversity
• Ecology and Conservation
• Ethnobotany
• Applied Plant Sciences

with emphasis on recent advances and application of plant studies in various aspects of human development.

The Conference was open to faculty and students of Colleges and Universities all over India Researchers, and persons from Industry. The speakers were distinguished experts from academia and industry.

The Conference provided a common platform for participants from different colleges in India to share, brainstorm and generate new ideas for future orientation