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International Conference on

 ‘Role of Biodiversity in Promotion of Adventure Tourism and Entrepreneurship’

at Indian Institute of Entrepreneurship, Guwahati

 

In collaboration with Indian Institute of Entrepreneurship (IIE), the Zoology Department of Hojai College organised an International Conference on ‘Role of Biodiversity in Promotion of Adventure Tourism and Entrepreneurship’ from 22nd to 24th February’19 at IIE, Guwahati.

The Conference was inaugurated by Professor Shankar Lal Garg (Founder and Editor of World Researchers’ Association) amidst dignitaries and invited guests and participants. It was followed with a presentation by an invited Resource person Dr. Sarawuth Chesoh (Professor in Science and Technology Dept., Prince of Sonkla University, Pattani, Thailand)

There were four (4) technical sessions on topics as - I (Eco-tourism and Management Issues); II (Climate Change and Biodiversity), III (Ecological and Taxonomical Studies) and IV (Sustainable Development and Entrepreneurship). 

The talks delivered in the technical sessions consisted of wide range of interesting topics which reflected the focal themes of the conference. The discussions in the interactive sessions after each presentation were more interesting as the researchers from different fields tried to extract knowledge from each other. Research is the key element in the holistic approach towards sustainable development in the society and a country. It also came up with a list of significant recommendations from the four technical sessions.

The Valedictory Function of the Conference was held on 24th February 2019 with Dr. Biman Kr. Bhatta (Principal, Hojai College) as the Chief Guest, which was followed by an education trip to Shillong (Meghalaya)

Prof Shankar Lal Garg, Editor of World Researchers Association giving his Inaugural Speech at International Conference on

 Role of Biodiversity in Promotion of Adventure Tourism and Entrepreneurship


Dr. Sarawuth Chesoh, Prof, Dept of Science and Technology, Prince of Sonkla University, Pattani, Thailand delivering his presentation International Conference on Role of Biodiversity in Promotion of Adventure Tourism and Entrepreneurship’

 

A view of the technical session in the International Conference on Role of Biodiversity in Promotion of Adventure Tourism and Entrepreneurship