06-08th March, 2020 at IIIT Allahabad


A national seminar cum workshop on “Recent Developments in Applied Biotechnology (RDAB-2020)” is scheduled to be held at Indian Institute of Information Technology Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh, India, during 06-08th March, 2020. The primary concept of this program is to showcase the emerging novel trends in the field of basic and applied biotechnology at global level. This will provide a scope to explore recent advancements of research in the field of biotechnology which indeed offer several new prospects and opportunities for human healthcare. In addition, participants will get hands on training on the advanced techniques like fluorescent activated cell sorters (FACS) and isothermal titration calorimetry (ITC).
Poster presentation option is also available for the participants during national seminar cum workshop on “Recent Developments in Applied Biotechnology (RDAB-2020)”. Interested participants should opt for the poster presentation and provide a tentative title while submitting the registration form-A. These participants are requested to design and print the poster of size of 105 cm (Length) x 90 cm (Width).




Prof. P. Nagabhushan

Director, IIIT Allahabad

Organizing Chair

Prof. Krishna Misra


Dr. Sintu Kumar Samanta


Dr. Amaresh Kumar Sahoo


Prof. T. Lahiri

Dr. Pritish Varadwaj

Dr. B. S. Sanjeev

Dr. Ratan Kumar Saha

Dr. Amit Prabhakar

Dr. Sangeeta Singh

Dr. Nidhi Mishra

Dr. Pavan Chakraborty


Prof. P. Nagabhushan

Director, IIIT Allahabad

Prof. Rakesh Mishra

Director, CCMB Hyderabad

Prof. P. K. Seth

Former Director, IITR Lucknow

Prof. R. Sankararamakrishnan

IIT Kanpur

Prof. U. S. Tiwary

IIIT Allahabad

Prof. T. Lahiri

IIIT Allahabad

Prof. Shekhar Verma

IIIT Allahabad

Prof. Arun Chattopadhyay

IIT Guwahati

Prof. Sudip Kumar Ghosh

IIT Kharagpur

Prof. Syed Ibrahim Rizvi

University of Allahabad

Prof. Bechan Sharma

University of Allahabad



Indian(INR) Abroad(USD)
Research Scholar/Student INR. 3,540/- USD. 200/- + 18% (GST)
Faculty Member INR. 5,900/- USD. 300/- + 18% (GST)
Industry Person INR. 9,440/- USD. 400/- + 18% (GST)


* Registration fees for the Indian Nationals are inclusive of GST (18%).

* Registration fees is inclusive of fooding (Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner) during the workshop.

* Limited seats only. Registration will be given to the participants on first come first serve basis.

* No TA/DA will be given from the institute for attending RDAB-2020.

* No refund will be entertained under any circumstances.

Accomodation Details

Accomodation for all the participants can be availed at IIIT-Allahabad campus as per the details given below.

Type of Accomodation
Category Location Accomodation Fees
TYPE-1 Faculty Member/Industry Person/Post-Doc Fellow IIIT-Allahabad Guest House INR 800/-***, per Day per Person
TYPE-2 Research Scholar/Student Boys/Girls Hostel INR 400/-*** (for total workshop duration)


* In TYPE-1 accomodation preference will be given to Faculty Members/Industry Person/Post-Doc Fellow.

* Total number of days for TYPE-1 accomodation is calculated from the date of arrival to date of leaving. For example, if you are arriving on 05-03-2020 and leaving on 09-03-2020, then total number of days will be counted as five, irrespective of check-in or check-out time.

* Accomodation fees for TYPE-2 category includes total number of days stay at IIIT-Allahabad campus during the RDAB-2020. Leniency would be given to the participants to stay maximum one day before and after the workshop. For example, if the workshop is from 06 to 08 March, participants can stay from 05-03-2020 to 09-03-2020. Staying beyond this period will be charged as per hostel norms.

*** Payment of TYPE-1 & TYPE-2 accomodation should be done along with the registration fees. For example: In case if you have opted for TYPE-2 accomodation, you should pay Rs. 3,540 + Rs. 400 = Rs. 3,940. In case if you have opted for TYPE-1 accomodation then pay total amount of registration fees + (Rs. 800 * total number of days stay at IIIT-Allahabad).

* For more details please feel free to contact: Mr. Saurabh Shivalkar (+91-8840390976) [Boys Hostel] or Ms. P M Shivapriya (+91-8639243015) [Girls Hostel].

* Accompanying person will be charged amount equivalent to the participant. Payment should be done at the time of arrival in the institute.

* By opting the accomodation in IIIT-Allahabad campus you agree with terms as mentioned above.

* No refund will be entertained under any circumstances.


STEPS FOR REGISTRATION (carefully follow the instructions)

Step 1:

Fill the Registration (Form-A) with your basic details and submit it.

Step 2:

Make the payment, registration fees + accomodation (TYPE-1 & TYPE-2, if opted for it) through NEFT or online mode. Account details are given below:

Account Details for Fees Payment

Account Name Indian Institute of Information Technology, Allahabad
Account Number 30996838478
IFSC Code SBIN0010891
Bank Name State Bank of India
Branch Name Jhalwa, Prayagraj

Step 3:

KEEP THE TRANSACTION DETAILS WITH YOU. Now fill the Registration (Form-B), submit it.

Step 4:

RENAME THE SCANNED COPY OR SCREENSHOT OF TRANSACTION RECEIPT WITH YOUR "FULL NAME" and send it in reply to the acknowledgement mail sent to you from RDAB-2020 when you have submitted registration form-A. Once the payment is verified from our end, you will receive a confirmation mail from rdab@iiita.ac.in


* Your registration will only be complete, if you have successfully submitted both registration forms (Form-A & Form-B) and made correct payment of registration fees.

* In case you need any other details or clarification, please mail us at rdab@iiita.ac.in or contact: Mr. Saurabh Shivalkar (+91-8840390976) or Ms. P M Shivapriya (+91-8639243015).

* Further details will be communicated to the registered participants through mail.