The Conference is open to all researchers, academicians, students, farmers and entrepreneurs associated with or working on banana R&D. Presentations from eminent members of the scientific community associated with banana research and development will be followed by discussions. All communications will be made in English. There will be following three types of presentations
The conference will have five to six key note talk by globally leading banana experts/ Eminent Scientists. This talk will be on banana value chain, banana diversity resources, banana export, mitigation of abiotic stresses in banana under changing climate regime and integrated management of pest and diseases. The talk will be for 45 minutes in the beginning of each day / session.
Eminent speakers of national/ international repute will be invited to make their presentations on the various themes of the Conference. The lead papers (minimum 2 pages) of the invited presenters will be published in the Souvenir.