SPEAKER

Dr C N Ashwath Narayan

Dr C N Ashwath Narayan

Minister of Higher Education, IT, BT and S&T
Government of Karnataka
Prof. K. VijayRaghavan

Prof. K. VijayRaghavan

Principal Scientific Adviser to the
Government of India
Dr E V Ramana Reddy, IAS

Dr E V Ramana Reddy, IAS

ACS
Government of Karnataka
Dr Rajesh Gokhale

Dr Rajesh Gokhale

Secretary, Department of Biotechnology
Government of India
Dr Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw

Dr Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw

Hon. Non Executive Chairman ABLE
Executive Chairperson, Biocon & Biocon Biologics
Mr G S Krishnan

Mr G S Krishnan

President, ABLE
Director Stakeholder Relations, Novozymes
Smt. Meena Nagaraj C N, IAS

Smt. Meena Nagaraj C N, IAS

Director IT & BT
Department of IT, BT and S&T, Government of Karnataka & MD, KITS
Ms Krishna Bhatia

Ms Krishna Bhatia

Chief Representative- India
Basel Area Business & Innovation
Dr Mrutyunjay Suar

Dr Mrutyunjay Suar

CEO, KIIT-TBI
DG R&D, KIIT University
Dr P M Murali

Dr P M Murali

President-ABLE Council of Presidents
Chairman-Golden Jubilee Biotech Park and CMD-Jananom Pvt Ltd
Dr Vijay Chandru

Dr Vijay Chandru

Member, Council of Presidents
CMD, Strand Life Sciences
Dr Mahesh Bhalgat

Dr Mahesh Bhalgat

Chief Operating Officer
Syngene International Limited
Mr Krishna Mohan Puvvada

Mr Krishna Mohan Puvvada

Regional President
Novozymes South Asia Pvt Ltd
Dr Pramod Kumbhar

Dr Pramod Kumbhar

President and CTO Praj Matrix - R&D Center
Praj industries Ltd.
Mr Varun Deshpande

Mr Varun Deshpande

Managing Director
The Good Food Institute India
Mr Aditya Ravi

Mr Aditya Ravi

General Manager, Marketing
Laurus Bio
Dr Anand Anandkumar

Dr Anand Anandkumar

Co-Founder and CEO
Bugworks Research India Private Limited
Dr Taslimarif Saiyed

Dr Taslimarif Saiyed

CEO and Director
Centre for Cellular and Molecular Platforms (C-CAMP)
Dr Jitendra Kumar

Dr Jitendra Kumar

Managing Director
Bangalore Bioinnovation Centre (BBC)
Dr Manish Diwan

Dr Manish Diwan

Head – Strategic Partnership & Entrepreneurship Development, & Make In India Facilitation Cell for Biotech sector
BIRAC, Department of Biotechnology, Govt. of India
Dr Kavitha Iyer Rodrigues

Dr Kavitha Iyer Rodrigues

CEO
Zumutor Biologics Inc
Mr Ranjith Menon

Mr Ranjith Menon

Managing Director
Chiratae Ventures India Advisors
Ms Tejasvi Ravi

Ms Tejasvi Ravi

Principal
Lightrock
Dr Aditya Kulkarni

Dr Aditya Kulkarni

Founder and Chief Scientific Officer
Avammune Therapeutics
Dr K K Narayanan

Dr K K Narayanan

Member, ABLE Council of Presidents
Director, AgriGenome Labs
Dr C L Laxmipathi Gowda

Dr C L Laxmipathi Gowda

ex-DDG ICRISAT
Co-founder, GRSV Consulting Services
Dr. D Joseph Bagyaraj

Dr. D Joseph Bagyaraj

NASI Hon. Scientist
Chairman, CNBRCD
Mr Ravi Bhola

Mr Ravi Bhola

Hon. General Secretary, ABLE
Patent Chair, K&S Partners
Dr Nitin Kumar Jain

Dr Nitin Kumar Jain

Secretary
RCGM, Department of Biotechnology
Dr S R Rao

Dr S R Rao

Vice President, Sri Balaji Vidyapeeth University
Co-founder, APAR
Dr Satish Kulkarni

Dr Satish Kulkarni

Former Head ICAR-NDRI
Consultant, Dairy and Food Industries
Ms Neha Srivastava

Ms Neha Srivastava

Partner
Remfry & Sagar