Global Bio India 2019
The first Global Bio-India 2019 was organised by the Department of Biotechnology, Govt. of India along with its Public Sector Undertaking, Biotechnology Industry Research Assistance Council (BIRAC) from 21st -23rd November 2019 at Exhibition Grounds, Aerocity New Delhi. The associated partners for this event were Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), Association of Biotechnology Led Enterprises (ABLE) and Invest India.
Global Bio India 2019 is a mega international congregation of biotechnology stakeholders, including international bodies, regulatory bodies, Central and State Ministries, SMEs, large industries, bioclusters, research institutes, investors, and the startup ecosystem.
The event was inaugurated by Dr. Harsh Vardhan, Hon’ble Union Minister for Science and Technology, Health and Family Welfare and Earth Sciences and the Hon’ble Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas and Steel Shri Dharmendra Pradhan with Dr Renu Swarup, Secretary DBT and Chairperson BIRAC. Hon’ble Minister for Science and Technology also inaugurated the Global Bio-India exhibition.
The Mizoram team was coordinated by MISTIC with participation from Mizoram University and Pachhunga University College. Team members were:
- Dr.Lalchhandami Tochhawng, Scientific Officer , MISTIC
- Dr. Lallawmsanga, Scientific Officer, DBT BioNEST, MZU
- Lalramnghaki, Research Scholar, PUC
The Mizoram Team participated in the Exhibition where they displayed posters showing the biotech potentials of Mizoram and showcased bio products of Mizoram.
Dr. Lalchhandami Tochhawng was also the speaker at the State Connect Session on 21st November 2019 where she discussed the Biotechnology initiatives of Mizoram.