9th Indian Chitin and Chitosan Society Symposium 2021


26-28 February, 2021  (Virtual mode)

Jointly organized by Indian Chitin Chitosan Society and Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology, Nagpur, India

Sponsored by TEQIP-III, VNIT, Nagpur

The schedule has been updated. Please click on the button below to download schedule.

About the Conference

Indian Chitin and Chitosan Society (ICCS) was formed in 2010 in Erode, Tamil Nadu, India with the key aspiration for the development and promotion of technologies based on the biopolymers chitin/chitosan countrywide as well as on the international scale in agriculture, medicine/pharmacy, environment, biotechnology, nanotechnology etc., and for the development of innovative commercial products. ICCS coordinate yearly meetings on national basis, arrange and conduct seminars, workshops and courses to transfer the research developments and to create innovative ideas.  The Society also encourages the scientific community by honoring the scientists/industrialists for the eminent contributions in the field of chitin/chitosan research.

Final date for registration & abstract submission

(Template to be followed strictly)

15th February 2021

Final date for Video Submission

(Only accepted abstracts should submit the video)

20th February 2021

To download abstract template click here.

Link for Registration and Abstract Submission

Link for Video Submission

Rulebook for video

Phone nos. +919028386798, +919132324257

Email: iccss2021@vnit.ac.in

Confirmed Speakers

Dr. M. V. Deshpande
Director, Greenvention Biotech Pvt. Ltd, Pune.

Dr. R. Jayakumar
Amrita Centre for Nanosciences & Molecular Medicine, Cochin 

 Dr. Suseela Mathew

Dr. Vishnu Priya Murali
FAMU-FSU College of EngineeringTallahassee, Florida

Dr. Joydeep Dutta
Amity School of Applied Sciences

Prof. Dr. Appa Rao Podile 

Vice ChancellorUniversity of Hyderabad

Dr. Pradip Kumar Dutta
MNNIT, Allahabad

Dr. K. V. Harish Prashanth 

Dr. J. Venkatesan
Yenepoya Research Centre, Mangalore

Dr. C. O. Mohan


Dr. Vijay Kumar Thakur
Biorefining and Advanced
Materials Research Centre
SRUC, University of Edinburgh,Scotland

Dr. N. Selvamurugan
School of Bioengineering,
SRM Institute of Science and Technology,Tamil Nadu.

Dr. K. C. Gupta
IIT Roorkee

J. Madhuprakash
University of Hyderabad

Dr. Prajakta Dandekar Jain 
ICT, Mumbai

Dr. S. Meenakshi
Gandhigram Rural Institute, 
Tamil Nadu

M. Prabaharan
Hindustan University, Padur

Dr. Vandana Ghormade
Agharkar Research
Institute, Pune


Chitin/chitosan- Chemistry

Chitin/chitosan -Industrial applications

Chitin/chitosan-Medical application

Chitin/chitosan-Environmental application

Chitin/chitosan-Agriculture sector application

Chitin/chitosan-Biotechnology and entrepreneurship


**In the 9th edition of ICCSS the best poster presentation in each category (Theme) will ONLY be awarded**