Keynote Speakers

Sl No.
Name & Designation

Research/ Expertise Area



Prof. P S Roy

Centre for Earth, Ocean and Atmosphere Sciences, University of Hyderabad, Hyderabad

Declining Ecological Services lead to poverty – through Land Use and Land cover change


Prof. Bipin Bihari Mishra

Professor (Full) in Pedology & Land Use Planning (Under UNDP), Haramaya University, Ethiopia

Jharkhand Soils: Evaluation, Planning and Classification


Dr. Ram Boojh

Former Environment Specialist, UNESCO

Environmental Challenges and Sustainable Development Goals


Prof. B. Mohan Kumar

School of Ecology and Environment Studies, Nalanda University, Rajgir 803 116, Bihar

Homegardens: the epitome of sustainable land use in the tropics


Prof. SPS Kushwaha

Former Group Director & Dean (A)
Indian Institute of Remote Sensing
Humboldt House, 62 HariVihar, Vijay Park, Dehradun-248001, Uttarakhand

Sustainable development planning


Prof. MNV Prasad

Retired Professor, University of Hyderabad, Telangana, India

Bioremediation and Bioeconomy to meet environmental challenges and sustainability


Prof. M. L. Khan

Department of Botany, School of Biological Sciences, Dr. HarisinghGour Central University, Sagar

Climate change and its impact on biodiversity with special reference to northeast India


Dr. Ayyanadar Arunachalam

Principal Scientist & Scientific Officer 
Office of the Secretary, DARE & Director-General, ICAR, Room No. 101, KrishiBhavan
New Delhi 110001

Enabling Climate Resilient Agriculture in the Indian Himalayan Region


Prof. P.K. Khare

Professor, Dept of Botany, DHSGCU, Sagar

Structure, biomass and carbon stocking in mixed and dry deciduous forests in Central India


Prof. Uma Melkania

Professor, Environmental Sciences, Dean, CBSH, GB pant University of Agriculture and Technology, Pantnagar

Ecosystem Principles and Sustainable Development

International Conference on Enviromental Challenges and Sustainability during 31st October to 2nd Nov., 2018