Welcome to the ICAT-2016

The International Conference on Algal Technologies (ICAT-2016), July 14th, 2016 to July 16th 2016, Jalandhar-Kapurthala Road, Kapurthala, Punjab 144601

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The International Conference on Algal Technologies is hosted and organized by the Sevas Educational Society, Andhra Pradesh, India and Rahul Budh Vihar Prabandhak Committee, SofiPind, Jalandhar, Punjab. This conference is a platform for academicians, entrepreneurs, corporate houses, multilateral and bilateral partners to come, learn, share and network.

Sevas Educational Society invites faculty members, scientists, consultants, entrepreneurs to present technological advances in algal industries. Students can participate in paper and poster presentation and can also interact with experts in panel discussion. The conference will present content in a wide array of teaching styles such as didactic lectures, extensive question and answer and group discussion sessions, group workshops, and ample networking opportunities. Through this variety of teaching/learning styles, the faculty will enhance the knowledge of algal technologies.

ICAT-2016 – Conference Brochure Download

ICAT-2016 – Conference Flyer Download

Delegate Registration Form

Important Dates

Early Bird Registration ending date: June 30th 2016
Last date of submission of abstract: June 10th, 2016
Intimation of acceptance: June 15th, 2016
Submission of full length paper: June 20th, 2016
Submission of abstracts closed: June 20th 2016

It is the unmissable event of the year for anyone who works or has an interest in this area. For the first time under one roof you will have:

    Call for paper presentation and international journal publication.
    Direct interaction with entrepreneurs
    Paper and poster presentations by students
    Speech opportunity for industries and many more advantages
    High Impact Symposium and panel discussion
    Workshop on functional foods and nutraceuticals
    Workshop on Advances in Algal Biomass Technologies

Who can Attend?

Academics, phycologists, biotechnologists, biologists, botanists, life science, scientists, clinicians, community leaders, Entrepreneurs, technology developer, researchers, industry partners, NGO’s and anyone interested in Spirulina and algal technologies.

Venue: Apeejay Institute of Management Technical Campus, Hoshiarpur Rd, Rama Mandi, Jalandhar, Punjab 144007

Tour: 14th July 2016 : Pushpa Gujral Science City, Jalandhar-Kapurthala Road, Kapurthala, Punjab 144601

Organizing Secretary

R R Siva Kiran, International Conference on Algal Technologies, Director, Sevas Educational Society, Andhra Pradesh.

Mob: + 91 9986795754; Email: sevaseducationalsociety@gmail.com

Joint Organizing Secretary

Ms. Asma Naaz, Director, Dantour Vikas Sarvajinik Punyarth Trust, Dantour, Khajuwala, Bikaner, Rajasthan
Ms. Arti Kumari, Diabetic Educator, Saarathi Health Care Pvt Ltd, Jalandhar


Mr. RattanLal Sampla, Founder, Rahul Budda Vihar Prabandhak Committee, Jalandhar, Punjab
Dr. Sampla Om Prakash, Founder, Rahul Budda Vihar Prabandhak Committee, Jalandhar, Punjab


Mr. Dharam Pal Leel, Hon President, Rahul Budda Vihar Prabandhak Committee, Jalandhar, Punjab

Advisory Members and Journal Scientific Committee

Dr. Kazuhisa OHTAGUCHI, 1973BS, Department of Chemical Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan
Dr. Alex Angerhofer, Dept. of Chemistry, University of Florida, Box 117200, Gainesville, FL 32611, USA
Dr SANJEEVANI arora, Dept of Biochemistry & Cancer Biology, UT- Health Sciences Toledo, United States
Dr. Vojtech Adam, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Mendel University in Brno, Czech Republic
Dr. Xiuhua Dong, UT Southwestern Medical Center, United States
Dr. Shoulei Jiang, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, United States
Mr. S. S. Jiban Dash, Chairman, Gugly Centre for Biological Research, Odisha, India
Sri. Ratnaraja Singam, Nallayan Research Centre, OfERR organization, Navalur, Chennai, Tamil Nadu
Dr. S. Nagaraj, Centre for Advanced Studies in Botany, University of Madras, Chennai – 600025, Tamil Nadu
Mr. Rajeshkumar Kansagara, CEO,  Himani Shipping Services Pvt. Ltd. .Adajan, Surat, Gujarat.
Mr. S. S. Jiban Dash, Chairman, Gugly Centre for Biological Research, Odisha, India
Prof.(Mrs.) Sailabala Padhi, Director, Centre for Environmental Studies, Forest & Environment Department, Govt.of Odisha, N-1/247, IRC Village, Nayapalli, Bhubaneswar-751 015, Odisha.
Mr. J.R.Parhi, Vikash Dhara (NGO), Kotapur, Jajpur, Odisha
Prof. Dr. S. Rajkumar Immanuel, Department of Botany, The American College Madurai, Tamil Nadu.

Programme Schedule

Call for Paper

Scientific Papers and Poster Presentation – Call for Papers

The scientific committee of the ICAT-II seeks abstracts and full length papers in the enclosed format for paper and poster presentation and journal publication on topics relevant to the conference. Accepted abstracts will be published in the proceedings and selected full length papers will be forwarded to Journal of Biochemical Technology for consideration towards publication.

For more information, refer to Abstract link. Full length papers need to be sent as an email attachment to sevaseducationalsociety@gmail.com. The acceptance details will be intimated by email. Author instructions can be downloaded from journal website (www.jbiochemtech.com and www.jnutres.com).

Topics Include:

Advanced algal technologies, Spirulina, algal biofuels, algal biomass gasification, water treatment and recovery, seaweeds, clinical research on algal products and many more topics.

Conference Media Partners

SEVAS Accommodation Information

We are pleased to advise that we are handling complete responsibility of paid accommodation of participants. Accommodation is not exclusive to SEVAS Members therefore if you have any colleagues that wish to be accommodated in the same hotel we will be happy to reserve their rooms too.

Email to sevaseducationalsociety@gmail.com for more information about accommodation and travel