13th Annual Event of National Environmentalists Association
(HARMONY - 2018)
National Conference on Harmony with Nature in Context of Biodiversity Conservation & Ecosystem Management
(Sun 28th Oct. - Tue 30th Oct. 2018)
Dept. of Zoology, St. Xaveri&s College Ranchi, Jharkhand, India - 834 001
In colloboration with
National Environmentalists Association, Ranchi, Jharkhand, INDIA
Vice Chancellor, Ranchi University, Ranchi
|PATRON||Fr. Dr. Emmanuel Barla, S. J.
Vice Chancellor, Kakatiya University
|CO-PATRON||Fr. Dr. N. Lakra, S. J.
Vice Principal, St. Xavier&s College, Ranchi
Dr. Bharti Singh Raipat
H. O. D., Department of Zoology
St. Xavier&s College, Ranchi.
Prof. A.N. Rai, Former VC, Mizoram University & NEHU
Former Director, NAAC as Member of Scientific Advisory Committee.
Prof. R.K. Kohli, Vice Chancellor, Central University of Punjab, Bhatinda, Punjab
Prof. P.C. Mishra, Former Expert Member, NGT
|Secretary General||Prof. M.P. Sinha, Vice Chancellor, Sido Kanhu Murmu University, Dumka, Jharkhand|
|Secretary Outstation||Prof. D.L. Sonawane, Babaseheb Ambedkar Marathwada University, Aurangabad, Maharastra|
|Foreign Secretary||Dr. K.S. Murthy, Virginia Commenwealth University, USA|
|Joint Secretary||Dr. Latika Sharan, Dept. of Botany, Ranchi Womens' College, Ranchi|
|Treasurer||Dr. Bharti Singh Raipat, Dept. of Zoology, St. Xaveri's College, Ranchi|
Ever since its origin and later man has enjoyed the natural resources and has adversely affected the environment in due course of civilization and economic growth. The greed beyond the need and the attitude of consumerism of mankind have brought the environment today at a critical juncture. Various anthropogenic activities like urbanization, industrialization, mining, chemical based agriculture, deforestation, habitat destruction, introduction of exotic species, overexploitation etc. have brought us to an alarming stage where there is no point of return without proper conservation strategy. The environment needs conservation to provide sustainability and survival of man. Keeping the present plight of environment the focus of strategy for betterment has changed from Stockholm to Rio- 2.The present conference being organized in the capital city of Jharkhand, which is very rich in natural resources both above and below the ground, to discuss conservation strategy in context of globalization and local situation ranging from gene to ecosystem.
St. Xavier&s College, Ranchi established in 1944 by the Society of Jesuits is now a leading centre of higher education in the country. Now the college is autonomous with CPE and has more than ten thousand students on its roll and more than 150 faculty members. The college imparts education on UG and PG level apart from certificate and vocational courses. Rich library, modern teaching aids and standard research facilities are available to scholars working under the teachers of the college. For more information visit the college website www.sxcran.org
Ranchi is the capital city of Jharkhand state. It is known as city of falls. The weather during the conference will be pleasant. Ranchi is well connected from different parts of the country by air and railways. Direct trains are available from cities like Delhi, Kolkata, Chennai, Hyderadad, Bangalore, Pune, Mumbai, Kamakhya, Ajmershariff, Gorakhpur Jammu, Chandigarh, Amritsar etc. There are two stations in the city- Ranchi Rly Station and Hatia Rly Station. Participants will be received from both the stations as informed earlier.
The National Environmentalists Association (Registration under society Act 21/1860 and U/S 80 g of Income Tax) is chartered in Ranchi as a nonprofit scientific and educational association of like-minded Academicians, Researchers, Scientists from all over the nation for furtherance and diffusion of knowledge in Life Sciences in general and Environmental Sciences in particular. Started in 1988, the National Environmentalists Association has been reorganized in 2006 and now is an association functioning with full vigor and new impetus to meet its objectives with the co-operation of like-minded environment-conscious-academicians from different parts of India. To highly indexed and Impact factor International Quarterly Journal of Life Sciences are published by the Association. "The Bioscan"ISSN : 0973-7049 (NASS 5.25 SJIF - 6.85; Index Copernicus Value -5.27) and "The Ecoscan" ISSN:0974- 0376 (NASS - 4.65 SJIF - 7.18, Index Copernicus - 5.25). The details of the Association can be seen at www.neaindia.org
Abstracts should be data oriented reflecting the major findings of the paper. Theoretical paper and abstract should be avoided. Abstracts for and presentations (size approx. 2'X 3', limited to 2 sheets) should be within the themes. The abstracts will be accepted in electronic form by A separate printed abstract with registration fee must reach the conference Secretariat before last date. No abstract will be accepted without registration of at least one author. The abstract can be submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org
A pre-conference proceedings volume as a special volume of will be published and released during the inaugural function of the conference. We invite authors to submit original full length papers of the abstracts accepted for conference by E-mail before 07-10-18 . Manuscripts submitted will be reviewed and selected papers will be published with nominal reprint cost on first come first serve basis. Instructions to authors and guidelines for submission of full paper can be downloaded from the website www.theecoscan.com. The full papers should only be submitted on email@example.com
Young Scientist Award (below 35 years of age) Senior Scientists Award above 35 years of age and Best Poster Presentation Award will be given after due evaluation in specific session. The Young Scientist Award carries a cash prize of Rs. 5000 (Five thousand), a memento and a certificate while the Senior Scientist Award and Best Poster Presentation Award carry a memento and a certificate. The awards shall be announced and presented in the closing session of the conference. Those who wish to participate in competitive session should submit a full length paper before the last date and clearly super scribe that the abstract is for competitive session, Proof of Age as well as certificate from place of working is essential. Only those who are associated with research activities can apply”
|Indian Delegates||1500 INR|
|Research Scholars and Students||1000 INR|
|Industry/Govt. sponsored Delegates||3000 INR|
|Accompanying Person||1000 INR|
|Foreign Delegate||$ 200|
|Spot Registration||2000 INR|
Payment of Full Length Paper, registration-fee and accommocation should only be deposited through DD or Cheque in favour of "National Environmentalists Association" payable at Ranchi. Online payment can also be deposited through NEFT/RTGS on account of A/c No. 4992 1011 0003 446, Bank of India (IFSC-BKID0004992), Ashok Nagar, Ranchi.
|Submission of Registration form and abstract||07.10.2018|
|Last date of sending registration charges||07.10.2018|
|Last date of submission of full length papers||07.10.2018|
|Last date of booking Accommodation||07.10.2018|
Arrangement for accommodation will be done only for registered participants upon receipt of payment in advance for lodging.