40Th MEETING OF PLANT TISSUE CULTURE
ASSOCIATION - INDIA (PTCA-I)

International Conference on Trends in Plant Sciences and Agrobiotechnology 2019 (ICTPA 2019) is an exclusive platform for academicians, researchers, scientists and students to engage in critical issues and challenges with latest developments on cutting-edge research and technology in the area of plant sciences and agrobiotechnology.

The conference has been designed to cover a wide range of issues through memorial lectures, keynote and plenary speeches, invited talks, research experiences, and interdisciplinary discussions. ICTPA-2019 also marks the 40th meeting of the Plant Tissue Culture Association–India (PTCA-I). It will allow participants to engage with scientists, researchers, students, and academicians on a wide range of issues from innovative and best practices in micropropagation of woody plants, micropropagation of herbaceous plants to advances in genome editing, plantomics, and other concerns relevant to the area of plant sciences and biotechnology.

One of the highlights of ICTPA-2019 will be scientific sessions with leading academicians, horticulturists, and scientists who will share crucial interventions and notable recent developments and challenges in the field of plant sciences, biotechnology, agriculture, and horticulture. It will also provide opportunities for students, budding researchers, and entrepreneurs to interact with renowned experts and exchange experiences and best practices on issues related to innovation in rural areas, improvement of agriculture, and promotion of rural industries. ICTPA will be held at IIT Guwahati from February 14-16, 2019. This will provide an opportunity to the scientific community from different parts of India and various other countries to exchange information, brainstorm, and collaborate on new dimensions in plant tissue culture and related areas.

PROF. RAKHI CHATURVEDI

ICTPA Conference Convener

Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati, Guwahati-781039, Assam, India

Website: http://ictpa2019.in/

Mobile: +91-361-2582211

Email: ictpa2019@iitg.ac.in