Office of Research, Innovation and Commercialization (ORIC) in collaboration with Pakistan Biotechnology Information Center (PABIC) Lahore Chapter organized a three-day workshop titled “Advances in Agricultural Biotechnology and Regulatory Affairs” from September 25 to 27, 2017. The workshop was sponsored by United States Department of Agriculture (USDA).
The chief guest at the workshop was Sikander Hayat Khan Bosan, Federal Minister for National Food Security and Research. FCCU’s Rector, Dr James A Tebbe; Mina Dowlatchahi from FAO, Islamabad; Malik Zahoor, Senior Advisor, MNFSR and Dr Kauser Abdullah Malik, Director ORIC; and Dean of Postgraduate Studies also spoke at the Inaugural session. Nearly 50 speakers made their scientific presentations during the workshop. Prof Paul Christou from University of Lleida, Spain, made a Skype presentation. The proceedings of the workshop were live streamed.