1stInternational Conference on

Advancements In Biotechnology

30-31 March, 2016

Dear Participants and honourable guests,

Assalam o Alaikum,

I am particularly pleased to welcome all the distinguished biotechnologists, delegates, researchers and students for participating in the International conference on Advancements in Biotechnology (ICAB-2016). It gives me immense pleasure to note that ICAB-2016 will be held at Akhuwat-Faisalabad Institute of Research Science and Technology in collaboration with Govt. College Women University Faisalabad. This is the first occasion that such a prestigious scientific international event is taking place in our Institute. Biotechnology is the science of 21st century and having solutions for all the disciplines of life. This event will focus on various disciplines of biotechnology including plant biotechnology, Industrial biotechnology, Environmental biotechnology, medical biotechnology and Nano-biotechnology. It is anticipated that upto 800 participants will attend this event to share and discuss new scientific ideas, discoveries and breakthroughs. This International conference would be an important milestone in sharing of knowledge and forging close co-operation among all specialists participating from different international organizations. I hope that the recommendations of this conference will have a significant impact on the partnering trends and development of biotechnology industry in Pakistan. I am confident that with the help of your contributions and active participation, it will be an unforgettable and pleasant experience. Finally, my special gratitude to the organizing team of Akhuwat-FIRST and Govt. College Women university Faisalabad for their untiring efforts especially Dr. Naureen Aziz Qureshi for her brilliant leadership and excellent contribution. I will extend my special gratitude to Pakistan Science Foundation, Higher Education Commission, Pakistan and all the sponsors for their financial support. We pledge our full commitment towards the establishment of a centre of Excellence in Biotechnology. Pakistan Zindabad

Dr. Muhammad Amjad Saqib (Chairman Akhuwat)

Message of Patron In Chief

Dr. Muhammad Amjad Saqib (Chairman Akhuwat)

Dear Participants and honourable guests, Assalam o Alaikum, I am particularly pleased to welcome all the distinguished biotechnologists, delegates,