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Please contact below persons for any help related to conference

Conference Organizer:

Dr. Abhishek Rathore

Senior Scientist Statistics,

Bioinformatics & Data Management

ICRISAT Patancheru, Hyderabad


Office Landline: +91 40 3071 3413    

Logistics and Accommodation:

Ms. Jyotsna Gontu

Admin Associate

ICRISAT Patancheru, Hyderabad


Office Landline: +91 40 3071 3385

Mobile: +91-8886930226    

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Platinum Sponsors


The Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) is an autonomous organisation under the Department of Agricultural Research and Education (DARE), Ministry of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare , Government of India. Formerly known as Imperial Council of Agricultural Research, it was established on 16 July 1929 as a registered society under the Societies Registration Act, 1860 in pursuance of the report of the Royal Commission on Agriculture. The ICAR has its headquarters at New Delhi. The Council is the apex body for co-ordinating, guiding and managing research and education in agriculture including horticulture, fisheries and animal sciences in the entire country.


The International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT) is a non-profit, non-political organization that conducts agricultural research for development in Asia and sub-Saharan Africa with a wide array of partners throughout the world. Covering 6.5 million square kilometers of land in 55 countries, the semi-arid or dryland tropics has over 2 billion people, and 644 million of these are the poorest of the poor. ICRISAT and its partners help empower these poor people to overcome poverty, hunger and a degraded environment through better agriculture.

Gold Sponsors


The BMS is a suite of interconnected software specifically designed to help breeders manage their day-to-day activities through all phases of their breeding programmes. From straightforward phenotyping to complex genotyping, it provides all the tools you need to conduct modern breeding in one comprehensive package.


VSN International Ltd (VSNi) is a data analysis and statistical software development company, providing comprehensive statistical and data analysis to a variety of different markets. We focus our products primarily on the biological and life sciences industry: GenStat – which offers a vast range of statistical techniques for both the novice and the experienced user. ASReml  – specifically designed for fitting mixed models for large datasets, with unmatched model flexibility and high speed. Based in the UK, VSNi is becoming one of the world leaders in data analysis solutions, with a thriving international user base across more than 100 countries.

Silver Sponsors


DuPont Pioneer is the world's leading developer and supplier of advanced plant genetics, providing high-quality seeds to farmers in more than 90 countries. Pioneer provides agronomic support and services to help increase farmer productivity and profitability and strives to develop sustainable agricultural systems for people everywhere. Science with Service Delivering Success®.


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Super Technologies is leading System integration and Product Distribution organisation, engaged in providing cutting edge technology solutions. It carries a clear vision of providing the best in the world to engineers in mechanical and electronics development in its Technical Experience with a good team. Super Technologies offers an unrivalled portfolio of products that caters to research & development establishments, Defence, Aerospace, Industrial applications and Technical Institutions.