Chadha, K.L. - Padmashri awardee, has been DDG (Horticulture) & National Professor of ICAR and is Fellow of the NAAS. He has provided leadership in the field of Horticulture for nearly four decades and has won 19 prestigious awards including Dr B.P. Pal Memorial Award and Borlaug Award.


Dr. G.S.R. Murti Formerly Principal Scientist and Acting Director, Indian Institute of Horticultural Research (IIHR) Bangalore. His area of research interest include physiology of flowering & fruiting in horticultural crops, mechanism of vigor-regulation in mango, and, physiological basis of water and high temperature stress tolerance in vegetables crops.


Pushpangadan, P. – Padmashri awardee, is Director General, Amity Institute for Herbal and Biotech Products Development, (AIHBPD), Thiruvananthapuram.


Late Prof. Dr. S. Kannaiyan, Former Vice-chancellor of Tamil Nadu Agricultural University. Recipient of Chief Minister's Award and Harikrishna Shastri National Award. His contributions in the area of biofertilisers, particularly azolla and blue algae, in identifying and development of new strains and culture were noteworthy.


Jain, Ashok Kumar Formerly Commissioner of Delhi Development Authority (DDA), Mr. Jain is a visiting faculty at Delhi School of Planning and Architecture and on the Editorial Board of the International Journal of Environmental Studies (UK).

Dr. Madhumita Banerjee, Executive Director(Tech), National Fisheries Development Board, Hyderabad, India.


Khetarpaul, Neelam formerly Dean, College of Home Science at CCS, Haryana Agricultural University, is recipient of Commonwealth Staff Academic Fellowship Award by the British Council and many other awards.


Dr. Subbulakshmi is an eminent nutritionist, research and administrative experience. She has a Ph.D in Food Science and Nutrition and has also worked as a post doctoral fellow in CFTRI, Mysore in early 1970s. She has received Fulbright award for studying the college administration in USA.


George, V. is Director, Amity Institute for Herbal and Biotech Products Development, (AIHBPD), Thiruvananthapuram and Secretary General, National Society of Ethnopharmacology, India.


C.D. Mayee, Former – Agriculture Commissioner and Vice-Chancellor, PKV, Akola and Chairman, Agricultural Scientists Recruitment Board.


Michael New OBE, CBiol, FSB, BSc, ARCS, FIFST; Awarded the World Aquaculture Society Exemplary Service Gold Medal in 2009. Given the Asian Fisheries Society Gold Medal Award in 2011. Was also President of the World Aquaculture Society(WAS) (1997-1998) and President of the European Aquaculture Society (EAS)(2002-2004).


S. Nandi, Principal Scientist,Joint Directorate, Centre for Animal Disease Research and Diagnosis, Indian Veterinary Research Institute, Izatnagar, U. P. Recipient of DBT sponsored “National Biotechnology Associateship Award”.


H.C. Srivastava, Former Principal Scientist and Head of Medicinal & Aromatic Crops, Indian Institute of Horticultural Research, Bangalore (I.C.A.R.), Bangalore.

    Dr. J.V. Patil is working as Director, National Research Center for Sorghum (NRCS), Rajendranagar, Hyderabad. He has developed 19 varieties of safflower, chickpea, green gram rajma, pigeon pea and sorghum.  
    Muthuchelian, K., Vice-Chancellor of Periyar University, Salem, was conferred with D.Sc. and has been awarded twice the best Vice-Chancellor Award by the Indian Red Cross Society, Chennai. He is recipient of the Best Scientist Award in Environmental Sciences and many other accolades.  

P.C. Thomas, Former Professor Aquaculture & Director, College of Fisheries, OUAT & Ex.Emeritus Professor (ICAR -CIFA).


Kumar, Arvind is Vice-Chancellor of Magadh University and had been Vice-Chancellor of Vinoba Bhave University. Dr. Kumar is recipient of several awards and medals including Prof. WA Nizami Gold Medal by the Zoological Society of India, Dr. SZ Qasim Gold Medal by Bioved Research & Communication Centre, Allahabad.


Peter, K V. is Director, World Noni Research Foundation and had been Vice-Chancellor, Kerala Agricultural University.  Prof. Peter is recipient of PNASF National Gold Medal Award for the best scientist and many other awards.


Pullaiah T., has been Principal, Sri Krishnadevaraya University College and Dean, Faculty of Life Sciences at S.K. University. He is recipient of the Best Teacher Award from Government of Andhra Pradesh and many other honors have been credited to his name.


Nyatlo, Sheila Mavis is Deputy Director, Department of Science and Technology, South Africa.


Samuel, D.V.K. is Head & Professor, Division of Agricultural Engineering, I.A.R.I., New Delhi.

Sugantham Felix, Professor and Head, Fisheries Research and Extension Centre, Tamilnadu Fisheries University, Madhavaram Milk Colony, Chennai,Tamilnadu,India.


Staniškis, Jurgis Kazimieras Director of the Institute of Environmental Engineering, Lithuania, is winner of the Baltic Sea Award and one of the most outstanding scientists at Kaunas University of Technology.


Sakya, Andi Eka is Executive Secretary at Agency for Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics, Indonesia.


Sheng, Tan Kha is Dean at Universiti Brunei, Darussalam.

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