Committee

Chief Patron

Dr. Sudhir Kumar Jain

(Vice Chancellor)
Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi

Patron

Dr. Himanshu Pathak

(DG ICAR & Secretary DARE)

Co-Patron

Dr. A. K. Singh

(Vice Chancellor, RLBCAU, Jhansi)

Co-Patron

Dr. Anupam Mishra

(Vice Chancellor, CAU, Imphal)

Co-Patron

Dr. P S Pandey

(VC, DRPCAU,Bihar)

Co-Patron

Dr. P. K. Raul

(Vice Chancellor, OUAT, Odisha)

Co-Patron

Dr. A. K. Singh

(DDG (Horticulture), ICAR)

Co-Patron

Dr. J. K. Jena

(DDG Fisheries, ICAR)

Co-Patron

Dr. T. K. Behera

(ICAR-IIVR , Varanasi)

Co-Patron

Prof. J.P. Sharma

(VC, Jamu)

Conference Director

Prof. Yashwant Singh

(Director, Institute of Agricultural Science)
BHU, Varanasi

Chairman

Dr. P. Chandra Sekhar

(MANAGE, Hyderabad)

Conference Joint
Director

Dr. Shahid Parvez

(Dean Faculty of Veterinary and Animal Science)
RGSC,BHU Varanasi

Co-Patron

Dr. Saket Kushwah

(VC, Rajiv Gandhi University)

Convenor

Dr. Rakesh Singh

(BHU, Varanasi)

Convenor

Dr. B Jirli

(BHU, Varanasi)

Convenor

Dr. Amitav Rakshit

(BHU, Varanasi)

INTERNATIONAL Advisory Committee
Chairman
Prof. Rick D Rudd
Virginia Tech, USA
Convener
Dr. Jack Elliott
Professor and Senior Scientist, Norman Borlaug Institute for International Agriculture, USA
Members
1. Paul E. McNamara
University of Illinois, USA
2. Dr. Mohammad Nasir Uddin
Professor, Bangladesh Agricultural University, Bangladesh
3. Dr. Lavlu Mozumdar
Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh
4. Dr. Komali Kantamaneni
University of Central Lancashire, UK
5. Prof. Chad Staddon
FRGS, UWE, Bristol
6. Dr. Nand Kishore Agrawal
ICIMOD, Kathmandu, Nepal
7. Dr. Graeme Macrae
Massey University, Auckland, New Zealand
8. Dr. Chandana Jayawardena
Srilanka
9. Dr Vikram Koundinya
Associate Professor of Extension & Evaluation Specialist Community & Regional Development, UC Davis
10. Dr Ranjita Puskur
IRRI Representative to India, CGAIR,Gender Platform
11. Dr. Dominic Glover
Institute of Development Studies, University of Sussex, UK
12. Dr. Francesco Carnevale
Programme Director, SRI-2030, The Downforce Trust UK
13. Dr. Stephanie Buechler
Pennstate, USA
14. Dr. Hakeem ABD
Wasit University, Iraq
15. Mr. Debraj Bahera
Consultant, World Bank
16. Dr. Mahesh Jaishi
IAAS, Nepal
Advisory Members
1. Dr. V. V. Sadamate
Agricultural Extension Specialist & Independent Consultant on
Agricultural Extension Reforms, Policy & Advocacy, India
2. Dr. Manas Mohan Adhikari
Former VC, Kolkata
3. Dr. C. Satapathy
Amity University
4. Mr. Manas Kumar Sathpathy
Integrator, PRADAN, New Delhi, India
5. Dr. A. K. Singh
Professor, BHU
6. Dr. Debashish Sen
Director (Ex-Officio) & Scientist, People's Science Institute, Dehradun, India
7. Dr. S. K. Kashyap
GBPUAT
8. Dr. R. N. Padaria
IARI, New Delhi
9. Dr. Balasubramaniam P
TNAU
10. Dr. Santosh Rout
SOA, Bhubaneswar
11. Dr. V. Venkatasubramanian
Director, ATARI, Bengaluru
12. Dr. U. S. Gautam
Director, ICAR-ATARI, Kanpur & Former Vice Chancellor, BUAT, Banda
13. Dr. Souvik Ghosh
Visva-Bharati, West Bengal
14. Dr. Himanshu De
CIFA, Bhubaneswar
15. Dr. S. K. Singh
Director, ATARI, Jodhpur
16. Dr. Rajbir Singh
Director, ATARI, Ludhiana
17. Dr. Lakhan Singh
Director, ATARI, Pune
18. Dr. Y. G. Prasad
Director, ATARI, Hyderabad
19. Dr. A. K. Tripathi
Director, ATARI, Guwahati
20. Dr. P. V. Satyagopal
ANGRAU, Bapatla
21. Dr. Anjani Kumar
Director, ATARI, Patna
22. Dr. Ramgopal Laha
Joint Director, ICAR-NEH, Sikkim
23. Dr. K. M. Singh
Dean, PGCA, DRPCAU, Samastipur