APSA Technical Session 2021 – November 23, 2021
FSII participated at Asia Pacific Seed Association’ Virtual Technical Session – Standing Committee on Intellectual Property Rights & Biodiversity. Executive Director of FSII spoke at length on the developments and the way forward around biodiversity legislation and benefit sharing in India.
2nd International Agrobiodiversity Congress – November 18, 2021
FSII participated at the 2nd International Agrobiodiversity Congress where Director General of FSII spoke on the role of seed industry in India and how it is helping to conserve genetic resources.
International Symposium on Plant Biotech – October 30, 2021
Dr Ratna Kumria, Director, Biotechnology Alliance for Agri Innovation spoke at the International Symposium on Plant Biotech towards improving agri-food industry and healthcare products organised by Birla Institute of Technology, Ranchi. The topic was Industry Perspective on Plant Biotech.
12th Agriculture Leadership Conclave 2021 – October 21, 2021
Agriculture Today conducted 12th Agri Leadership Conclave & Awards 2021. The full day event saw leaders from the Agri sector discussing topics – industry farmer partnership, policy initiatives, supply & value chain among others. FSII was one of the partners for the event.
Webinar on World Cotton Day : The Future of White Gold – October 07, 2021
To celebrate World Cotton Day, FSII in collaboration with IMC Chamber of Commerce and Industry organised a webinar on ‘The Future of white Gold (Cotton)’. Dr M Ramasami, Chairman FSII and Chairman, Rasi Seeds; Ms. Roop Rashi Mahapatra, Textile Commissioner, Government of India; Mr. G Chandrashekhar, Economic Advisor IMC and Director IMC ERTF; Dr. Ram […]
Agri Inputs Summit – October 06, 2021
FSII participated at CII’s Agri Inputs Summit on the topic, Transforming Agriculture for Global Competitiveness. Experts from the seed industry gathered to discuss the policy, regulations and guidelines for Indian Seed Industry.
Inauguration of New portal of Krishi Jagran – September 25
At the inauguration of Krishi Jagran’s new portal, Dr Shivendra Bajaj, Executive Director of FSII spoke on connecting both farmers & consumers’ stories through this platform. Focus on educating consumers on new innovations for farmers to adopt it in India as their counterparts who have been benefitting globally.
Webinar on Changing Consumer Preferences in Food and Feed Sector – September 23, 2021
FSII organised a Panel Discussion on Changing Consumer Preferences in Food & Feed Sector & its Impact on Seed Development. The entire discussion can be found here – https://youtu.be/sKFaleF9m1s
DSI and Biodiversity : Implications for India – August 31, 2021
FSII participated in an interesting session on Digital Sequence Information (DSI): Issues and Implications organised by Research and Information System for Developing Countries.
Webinar on Institute Industry Interface on Maize Technologies – August 31, 2021
FSII in partnership with AgrinnovateIndia Limited organised a Webinar on Institute Industry Interface on Maize Hybrids & Technologies.