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Indian Society of Vegetable Science is organizing a National Conference on “Food and Nutritional Security through Vegetable Crops in relation to Climate Change (NCVEG-17)) at IIVR, Varanasi, UP during 09-11th December 2017. The conference will address the following themes:


      • Genetic Diversity and Crop Improvement;
      • Innovations in Vegetable Breeding;
      • Climate-resilient Vegetables;
      • Integrated Crop Management & Mechanization;
      • Plant Health Management;
      • Post-harvest Management, Value Chain and Market;
      • Quality Seed and Planting Materials;
      • Technology Dissemination, Public Private Partnership and IPR issues

The health and environment benefits as well as the marketing of vegetables will be transversal topics throughout the conference. Special attention will be given to foster the interaction of researchers and research programs with different stakeholders including farmers and farmer associations, seed and food industries, and consumers.

There will be invited lectures on selected topics and poster sessions for the identified theme areas. Authors intending to participate in the symposium are requested to submit abstract through online ( from 15th September 2017. Please download author’s guidelines to know the detailed procedure for abstract submission and registration.


Registration Category Up to 20th November 2017 After 20th November 2017
Scientist/Teacher/Life member* ₹ 5,000/- ₹ 6,000/-
Industry and private organizations ₹ 8,000/- ₹ 10,000/-
Student/Research Scholar ₹ 2,500/- ₹ 4,000/-
Accompanying member ₹ 3,000/- ₹ 4,000/-
Farmers ₹ 2,000/- ₹ 2,500/-

*Relaxation of Rs. 1000/- for Life Members of Indian Society of Vegetable Science (ISVS)

Registration fee should be sent on or before prescribed date through A/C payee Bank Draft drawn in favor of Secretary, ISVS payable at Varanasi. Outstation cheque will not be accepted. For online transfer of registration fee, following bank details may be used.

Account holder Indian Society of Vegetable Science
Name of bank State Bank of India, IIVR, Varanasi
Current A/C No. 34585130510
IFSC SBIN0014905
15 September 2017 to 04 November 2017 Submission of Abstract
30 September 2017 to 15 November 2017 Acceptance of Abstracts
15 October 2017 to 20 November 2017 Early bird registration

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