The Summit are held as a run up towards Department of Biotechnology (DBT) celebrating its 30th Foundation Day on 26th February, 2016. The final 30th years, following the Department can into presence in 1986, have-been crucial the development of Life Sciences and Biotechnology in the Country and DBTs influence has been both national and international. To mark this event, a few scientific tasks including town-hall lectures, debates and other interactions with eminent researchers and international experts were organized in colaboration with numerous independent institutes and celebrity universities. Contributions of crucial stakeholders people, organizations (including Universities), Industry and community are being show cased to mark the event. The division can also be making attempts to spread the message around the world and internationally from the influence which Life Sciences and Biotechnology have made on society. It feels that this is a celebration to explore new options and develop brand-new partnerships.
The Summit would additionally help entice investors along with other key partners to invest in the biotech industry in India, in response to the telephone call given by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi for Make in Asia and for support of this start-up ecosystem with a possible for scale-up. It would generally concentrate on the priority themes - Make in Asia, Nurturing Bio entrepreneurship, Skill Asia, Biotech possibilities and activity for Swachh Bharat and Swasth Bharat. Biotechnology collaboration, Biotechnology Innovation for inclusive development, Biotechnology and community or any other subjects planned for panel discussions at Plenary talks in this Summit. These discussions are required to greatly help to align the targets for the biotech strategy with policies of State Governments and also to prepare combined activity plans. It will also assist to develop exciting opportunities for students and scientists giving them an exposure toward most readily useful experts in the industry.
About 1200-1500 members are anticipated to go to the function including eminent scientists from national and international general public and private sector businesses and universities. Delegations from State Governments, representatives and delegations from other countries with which DBT partners, pupils, research fellows, Biotech Start-up Entrepreneurs, policy-makers, Civil society along with other stakeholders are to be the individuals. In addition all DBT ex-secretaries would be current.