National Conference on "Climate Change and Agriculture: Impacts, Resilience & Adaptations for Sustainable Food Security "

20-21 December 2019

National Conference on "Climate Change and Agriculture: Impacts, Resilience & Adaptations for Sustainable Food Security " 20-21 December 2019






Technical Session-V

Time 9.30 am – 11.00 am   "Role of Information Communication Technology in Climate Smart Agriculture "
Chair Dr Kuldeep Singh, Director, ICAR-NBPGR, Pusa Campus, New Delhi 110012 Yet to be Confirmed
Co Chair Dr Vinay Mahajan, Principal Scientist, Ex-Director ICAR-IIMR and Ex Head, ICAR-VPKAS, Almora Yet to be Confirmed
Title ICT for climate smart agriculture
Lead Speaker I Dr Sudip Marwah, Head, Computer Application, ICAR-IASRI Yet to be Confirmed
Title Pest and disease forewarning for climatic resilient agriculture
Lead Speaker II Amrender Kumar, Principal Scientist, AKMU, ICAR-IARI, New Delhi Confirmed
Title Breaking the Bottleneck of Rancidity for Expanded Utilization of Climate Resilient Crop Pearl millet for Nutritional Security
Lead Speaker III Dr. Nirupma Singh, Maize breeding and Genetics, Sr Scientist, ICAR-IARI, New Delhi Confirmed
Title Breaking the Bottleneck of Rancidity for Expanded Utilization of Climate Resilient Crop Pearl millet for Nutritional Security
Lead Speaker Iv Dr. Nirupma Singh, Maize breeding and Genetics, Sr Scientist, ICAR-IARI, New Delhi
Contributory papers Research Scholars from different organizations: Maximum 4
Time 11.00 am -11.30 noon   "Tea/ Coffee"

Technical Session-VI

Time: 11.30 pm – 1.30 pm "Role of Government and Societies in Resilience Agriculture"
Chair Dr R K Tiwari, Ex Senior Joint Commissioner, Ministry of Water Recourses, New Delhi Confirmed
Co Chair: Dr A Pattanayak, Director, ICAR-VPKAS, Almora 263601 Uttarakhand Confirmed
Title Climate change and Hill agriculture Confirmed
Lead Speaker I Dr A Pattanayak, Director, ICAR-VPKAS, Almora 263601 Uttarakhand
Title Weather based agro-advisory for Climate resilient agriculture
Lead Speaker II Dr Anand Sharma, DDG Meterology, AASD Satellite Building, Ministry of Earth Sciences, Indian Meteorological Department, Lodi Road, New Delhi 110003 Confirmed
Title Sustaining Himalayan Ecology: stakeholder initiatives,
Lead Speaker II Dr A. Arunchalam, AGD(International Cooperation), ICAR, Krishi Bhawan, Delhi Yet to Confirmed
Contributory papers Research Scholars from different organizations: Maximum 2
Time: 1.30 pm – 2.30 pm   "Lunch"

Technical Session-VII

Time: 2.30 pm – 3.30 pm "Biotic & abiotic stress due to Climate Change"
Chair Dr J Kumar, Director, ICAR-NIBSM, Raipur 493225, Chhattisgarh
Co Chair: Dr Meena Shekhar, Principal Scientist, Division of Quarantine, ICAR-NBPGR, New Delhi
Title Epiphytotic consequences of climate change on biotic stress of agriculture
Lead Speaker I Dr J Kumar, Director, ICAR-NIBSM, Raipur 493225, Chhattisgarh Confirmed
Title Dynamics of Insect pests of rapeseed mustered in reference to Climate Change
Lead Speaker II Dr Y P Singh, Principal Scientist, 516A Krishi Bhawan, New Delhi Confirmed
Contributory papers Research Scholars from different organizations: Maximum 4
Time: 3.30 pm – 4.00 pm   "Tea/Coffee"

Technical Session- VIII

Time: 4.00 pm – 4.45 pm "Risk management in agriculture by none structural intervention"
Chair Dr S. Bhaskar, ADG (AAFCC), ICAR, KAB-II Confirmed
Co Chair: Dr. S.D. Singh, Ex-Head, CESCRA, ICAR-IARI, New Delhi Confirmed
Title Maize as option for risk management under changing climatic scenario
Lead Speaker I Dr S L Jat, Dr Vinay Mahajan and Dr K P Singh, Principal Scientist (s), ICAR-NBPGR, New Delhi, ICAR-IIMR, New Delhi; ICAR Krishi Bhawan, New Delhi Confirmed
Title Pulses for risk mitigation in agriculture
Lead Speaker II Dr Gayacharan Chakroborty, ICAR-National Bureau of Plant Genetic Recourses, New Delhi 110012 Confirmed
Title Technologies for Hill Agriculture risk management
Lead Speaker II Dr L Kant, Head, Crop Improvement Division, ICAR-VPKAS, Almora Confirmed
Contributory papers Research Scholars from different organizations: Maximum 2

Panel Discussion and Valedictory and Closing Remarks

Time: 4.45 pm – 5.15 pm "Climate Change Adaptation and Resilience in Agriculture"
Chair AVM (Dr) Ajit Tyagi (Retd), Former Director General of Meteorology, IMD, and Chairman IDC Foundation Confirmed
Panelists All Session Chairs




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