From the desk of ISCB President and General Secretary

Prof. Anamik Shah, President, ISCB
Prof. Anamik Shah
Vice Chancellor, Gujarat Vidyapeeth, Ahemdabad, Gujarat, India
President, ISCB
Dr. P.M.S. Chauhan, General Secretary, ISCB
Dr. P.M.S. Chauhan
Professor (AcSIR), Chief Scientist, CDRI, Lucknow, India
General Secretary, ISCB
Editor-in-Chief, Chemistry and Biology Interface

It is a matter of great pleasure that Indian Society of Chemists and Biologists (ISCB) has entered in its 24th year of establishment. We are celebrating the Silver Jubilee of our international conference next year. With great pleasure ISCB announces the 25th ISCB International Conference (ISCBC-2019) on "Trends in Chemical and Biological Sciences: Impact on Health and Environment" from 12th to 14th January, 2019 at Hotel Golden Tulip, Lucknow, India with traditional heritage of Lucknow and Uttar Pradesh with world class infrastructure and facility.

On this occasion ISCB is also organizing an Expo "ISCB EXPO 2019" on Drug Discovery, Natural Products, AYUSH (Ayurveda, Yoga and Naturopathy, Unani, Siddha and Homoeopathy), Laboratory Equipment & Technology, and Industrial Safety & Health for CSIR Labs, Pharmacist, Medicos, Laboratory Equipment Manufacturers, Scientists, Researchers and other industries.

This conference is going to discuss self reliance, sustainability & affordability of pharmaceutical substances by improving process chemistry through innovation so that India can be more competitive and self reliant on Pharma products, drug intermediates & finished formulations. Scientists across the globe, especially from USA, UK, Germany, France, Belgium, Sweden, Taiwan, Korea, Middle East and many other will participate as keynote/invited speakers to address above mentioned issues. The entire conference will be in parallel sessions and this conference will be addressed by more than 60 senior scientists & professors as key-note/invited speaker while it will also attract more than 400-700 young researchers & post doctoral researchers across the country, who will take part as oral/poster presentations. Young foreign delegates are also encouraged to attend this event.