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SELECTBIO Conferences Drug Discovery India 2016

Drug Discovery India 2016

Conference Chairman

Rathnam Chaguturu

Rathnam Chaguturu
Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Innovation Czar-iDDPartners

Keynote Speakers

Rakesh Kumar
Distinguished Professor and National Chair in Cancer Research, Rajiv Gandhi Centre for Biotechnology

V Nagaraja
President, JNCASR

Bhushan Patwardhan
Professor & Director- ISHS, University of Pune

Ajay Rana
Endowed Professor & Director of Research, University of Illinois at Chicago

Siddhartha Roy
Former-Director, IICB; Director, Bose Institute, CSIR-Indian Institute of Chemical Biology


SELECTBIO is delighted to announce its 4th International Drug Discovery India 2016 Conference and Exhibition. This conference will be held in Le Méridien Bangalore Hotel, Bengaluru on September 29-30, 2016. The theme of the conference is "Deriving Best Out of Chemistry, Biotechnology and Natural Products". 

The event aims to expand knowledge by providing insights into the latest developments and innovations in the field of drug discovery, medicinal chemistry, natural products and chemical biology. Every year this event bring together about 200 drug discovery scientists together at a platform to discuss and share drug discovery related research and facilitates collaborations amongst scientists from across the globe. 

This meeting will be co-located with our 2nd International Conference  Antibodies and Antibody Drug Conjugates. Registered delegates will have unrestricted access to all co-located meetings ensuring a comprehensive learning and sharing experience as well as being financially beneficial for attendees.

Running alongside the Drug Discovery India 2016 conference will be an Exhibition covering the latest technological advances within these fields. We look forward to welcoming you at the Drug Discovery India 2016 Conference and Exhibition and hope that the two days will be both informative and enjoyable.

Who Should Attend

Drug Discovery Scientists, Medicinal Chemists, Biotechnologists & Researchers from Pharmaceutical Industry R&D and Academic institutions working in the area of New Drug Discovery Research, Discovery and Development of New Chemical entities, Biomolecular Screening Technologies, Drug Target Identification, Structure-based and Target-based, Drug Design, Protein-Protein Interactions, Drug Repurposing, Orphan Drugs, Chemical Biology, Stem Cell, Epigenetics as well as Natural Products.

Agenda Topics

  • Chemical Biology Approaches in Drug Discovery
  • Current Enabling Technologies for Accelerated Drug Discovery
  • From Natural Products to Drug Candidates
  • Strategies for Orphan Drugs & Drug Repurposing
  • Strategies for Synthesizing Druggable Novel Molecules
  • Structure based and Target based Approaches in Medicinal Chemistry
  • Therapies for Neglected Tropical Diseases

Sponsorship and Exhibition Opportunities

Maninderjit Singh, Exhibition Manager

Distinguished Faculty

Asfar Azmi, Assistant Professor, Wayne State University School of Medicine
Jayanta Haldar, Associate Professor, Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research
Saumya Pant, Associate Research Director, Biocon Bristol-Myers Squibb India Pvt Ltd
M Arulpitchai Narayanan, Chairman, Arma Medical Foundation
Stephen Naylor, Chairman & CEO, MaiHealth Inc & ReNeuroGen LLC
Lal Hingorani, Chairman/ Managing Director, Pharmanza Herbal Pvt. Ltd
Said A Goueli, Clinical Professor and Senior Research Fellow, Promega Corporation
Russell Watts, Director - Business Development & Marketing, , EMEAI, AB Sciex
Ashwinikumar Raut, Director, Clinical Research & Integrative Medicine, Kasturba Health Society - Medical Research Centre
Pulok K Mukherjee, Director- School of Natural Product Studies, Jadavpur University
Ajith Kamath, Executive Director, Mitra Biotech
Billy Asir, Product Specialist, Beckman Coulter India Pvt Ltd
Dipak Ramji, Professor, Cardiff University
Danijel Kikelj, Professor, University of Ljubljana
Shantanu Chowdhury, Professor, CSIR- Institute of Genomics and Integrative Biology
Tapas Kundu, Professor, JNCASR
Utpal Tatu, Professor, Indian Institute of Science Bangalore
Vandana Patravale, Professor, Institute of Chemical Technology
Nagasuma Chandra, Professor, Indian Institute of Science
Fahmida Khan, Professor & Head, National Institute of Technology
Thomas Antony, Research Director, Aurigene Discovery Technologies Limited
Apurba Sau, Scientist, National Institute of Immunology
Ashwini Godbole, Senior Assistant Professor, Institute of Transdisciplinary Health Sciences and Technology (TDU)
Suman Kapur, Senior Professor & Head , Birla Institute of Technology & Science, Pilani
Anirban Basu, Senior Scientist, National Brain Research Center

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