International Conference on Prospects of Biosciences in Transdisciplinary Research – 2020

21st & 22nd January, 2020

Register Invitation PLENARY Lecture Programme Schedule


About College

The organizing committee extends a warm welcome to the scientists, researchers, academicians, students, professionals and industry personnel to participate in the International conference on “Prospects of Biosciences in Transdisciplinary Research -2020 (PBTR’2020). This conference is being organized by Department of Biotechnology and Bioinformatics. PBTR’2020 highlights the opportunities for the development of new interventions to counteract harmful biological threats. We also welcome you to enjoy the Rockfort City's beauty and culture. Bishop Heber College (Autonomous), has been reaccredited 'A' grade in the 3rd cycle by the National Accreditation and Assessment Council (NAAC) with CGPA of 3.58 out of 4. It is a Christian Minority Educational Institution established by the Tiruchirappalli – Tanjore Diocese of the Church of South India. The college is housed in a sprawling 30 acre land area, with beautiful garden, well furnished and aesthetically designed buildings. It is affiliated to Bharathidasan University and offers a wide variety of Diploma, UG, PG Courses, M.Phil., and Ph.D., programmes.

About Biotechnology and Bioinformatics

The Department of Biotechnology and Bioinformatics had its inception in the year 2002 and offers UG, PG, Diploma and Ph.D. programmes in Biotechnology and Bioinformatics. About 20 faculty members with expertise in different areas of biosciences to nurture the students with basic biological concepts and techniques. The department regularly conducts conferences, seminar and workshops supported by Government agencies in order to impart advanced knowledge and research interest in students.

About PBTR'2020

Transdisciplinary research enables the researcher and students to integrate knowledge from various disciplines to solve a research problem in one specific discipline.
The objective of this conference is to share the advanced techniques, methodologies and knowledge available in biosciences especially, Biotechnology and Bioinformatics to students/researchers/young scientist of different disciplines (Botany, Zoology, Physics, and Chemistry).

Conference proceeding and Journal Publication

All accepted and presented papers will be published in the conference proceedings in a CD. Furthermore, selected manuscript from the conference will be peer reviewed for the possible publication in special issue in Indexed Journals with free of cost.

Why to attend???

This unique international conference provides a platform for researchers and decision makers in Biotechnology and Bioscience to present their latest findings and learn about all the important developments in it. Efficient scientists and world's renowned experts will participate in the conference and there will be an opportunity to both networks and hear leaders from the international academic and corporate bioscience communities to interact and share knowledge.

Key Areas of Discussion in conference

  • Next Generation Sequencing and Computation methods available to analyse the lead compounds in Drug Discovery and Design
  • Application of Nanomaterials to increase the plant productivity and nutrient utilization
  • Role of Reactive Oxygen Species in disease and enzyme activity
  • Pesticide degradation pathways elucidation in microbes
  • How To Reach?

    From Tiruchirappalli Central Bus Station, Railway Junction and Airport one can travel to the college by Auto/Taxi/Town buses. The college is situated 3 km from the Railway Junction and the Central Bus Station and 10 km from the airport on the Vayalur Road near the Mahatma Gandhi Memorial Govt. Hospital.

    Target Audience:

  • Researcher/students/young scientist from different discipline
  • Academicians
  • Industry experts
  • Entrepreneur
  • Thrust Areas

  • Bioinformatics
  • Toxicology
  • Biochemistry
  • Phytochemistry
  • Neuro Science
  • Structural Biology
  • Microbiology
  • Nanotechnology
  • Material Chemistry
  • Behavioural Science
  • Biological Algorithm
  • Energy and Kinetics
  • Abstract Submission Guidelines

    Abstract should be submitted in the following format

  • Title, Authors, Affiliation, Contact address
  • Abstract should be less than 350 words, Font size : 12, Font: Times New Roman and Line Spacing: 2 Maximum 5 keywords
  • Kindly send your Abstract / Full Paper Submission to
  • Instructions for Poster at PBTR'2020

  • All posters are to be placed at the allotted places between 9.00 a.m. to 10.00 a.m on 21st January 2020
  • Moderators would visit between 3.45-4.45 p.m on 21st January 2020
  • The presenter must be present during moderator’s visit.
  • Instructions for Oral presentation at PBTR'2020

  • In an hour six papers are to be presented. The presenter shall be given 8 minutes for presentation and the discussion is expected to 2 minutes.
  • • Please stick to time.

  • Registration Fee & Payment

    • Registration fee is non-refundable
    • Registration fee includes Conference kit, working lunch and refreshments.
    • Papers will not be accepted without registration fee.
    • Paper presenters will receive certificates at the conference after paper presentation by at least one of the authors of the paper and registration by all authors, if certificate for all authors are required.

    Registration Fee

    Participants Fee Structure
    Students Rs.500
    Academicians & Industrialists Rs.1,000
    Accommodation can be arranged on prior information in payment basis.

    Bank Account Details

    Beneficiary’s Name : BHC International Conference PBTR 2020
    Bank Name & Address : Punjab National Bank,
    Vayalur Road Branch, Tiruchirappalli-620 017.
    S.B. A/C No. : 4134000100161634
    IFS Code : PUNB0413400
    MICR No. : 620024006

    • Registration fees is non-refundable
    • After completion of registration fee payment, please e-mail payment acknowledgement received from bank/payment gateway to with the paper title mentioned as the subject.
    • Registration will be confirmed only when the form is duly completed and payment is received in full.
    • Please note that the conference fee does not include accommodation.

    Important Dates

    Conference Dates 21 st & 22 nd January, 2020
    Last Date of Abstract Submission 14th January 2020
    Notifications of Acceptance 14th January 2020
    Submission of Full Length paper 18th January 2020

    Committee Members