Welcome to the 3rd International Conference on Bioscience and Biotechnology 2018

The 3rd International Conference on Bioscience and Biotechnology to be held from 08th-09th March 2018 in Colombo, Sri Lanka. Bio Tech 2018 will address a range of critically important areas in relation to Bioscience and Biotechnology under the theme “Pursuing innovation in Bioscience and Biotechnology” Modern Biotechnology has advanced rapidly and has emerged as a potential science for providing benefits in all the fields of human welfare. It has a great impact in almost all the domains of human life, may it be health, environment, foods or agriculture. Recent advancements have led to a multidisciplinary applicability of biotechnology. BioTech 2018 will create a great platform to researches, scientists, academicians and industry experts to share experiences, discuss research findings and acquire the desired knowledge for practical exercise.

Call for Papers

The scientific and organizing committee warmly invite participants of the 3rd International Conference on Bioscience and Biotechnology (BioTech-2018), scheduled to be held from 8th-9thof March 2018 in Colombo, Sri Lanka under the theme “Pursuing innovation in Bioscience and Biotechnology” to submit abstracts for consideration as oral or poster presentation.

Conference tracks

Application of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology to Biotechnology

  • Biodiversity and Conservation
  • Biodrug Discovery and Manufacturing
  • Bioenergy
  • Marine Biochemistry
  • Marine Biosecurity and Biodefense
  • Microbial Technology and Applications in Biotechnology
  • Bioremediation
  • Applications in Agriculture and Waste Treatment
  • Biomedical & Biological Sensors

General Biological Engineering


  • Biological Systems and Models
  • Bioenvironmental Engineering
  • Enginnering Host Chassis Systems for Biotechnology Application (cell engineering)
  • Computer Assisted Intervention Systems
  • Medical Robotics
  • Nano-Medicine
  • Nano-Mechanisms for Molecular Systems
  • Nano-Bio-Computing

BioTech 2018- Book of Abstracts


Prof. Atta-Ur-Rahman

“The Fascinating World of Discovery”


Prof. Mark Smales

Conference chair

” New Challenges for Mammalian Expression Systems and Cell Engineering Strategies Applied to Overcome These “

Professor of Industrial Biotechnology,
Director of the Industrial Biotechnology,
University of Kent,


Dr. Chamari Hettiarachchi

” Arabidopsis to Rice: Applying Knowledge Gained from Model Plant to Enhance Agriculturally Important Crop Plants “

Conference Co-chair

Senior lecturer in Molecular Biology and Biochemistry,
Department of Chemistry,
University of Colombo

Prof. Dr. Vladimir Mrša

Prof. Dr. Vladimir Mrša

“ Molecular mechanisms of yeast cell wall biosynthesis and how can we use it to engineer the surface of the cell”

Professor of Industrial Biotechnology,
University of Zagreb,


Dr. Anuradha Dhanasekaran

Head of the Department of Biotechnology
Anna University

Session Chairs and Evaluation Panel members of BIOTECH 2018

Session Chairs
  • Dr. D. N.Vinod Kumar
  • Dr. Selvakumar Dharmaraj
  • Dr. Anbu Arunkumar
  • Dr.  Pavan Jutur
  • Dr. Kashif Ahmed
Panel Members
  • Prof. Vladimir Mrsa 
  • Dr. James Budge
  • Dr. Chamari Hettiarachchi
  • Dr. Anuradha Dhanasekaran


Hosting Partner

University of KENT

Academic Partner

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Academic Partner

Academic Partner

Academic Partner


Official Airline Partner

SriLankan Airlines


Crossref-abstracts-publications_Biotechnology conference

All accepted abstracts for 3rd International Conference on Bioscience and Biotechnology 2018 will be published in the conference abstract book with an associated ISBN. All full papers will be reviewed through a double blind reviewing process and published electronically with an (ISSN 2513 – 2695) in the proceedings with a DOI Number (DOI prefix: 10.17501). We will submit the proceedings to be indexed in the Thomson Reuters, SCOPUS and Google Scholar.

Dates of importance

  • Abstract submission deadline
    14th December 2017
  • Early Bird registration deadline
    11th January 2018
  • Conference final registration deadline for presenters
    8th February 2018

Food Technology and Biotechnology

Food Technology and Biotechnology

ISSN: 1330-9862
eISSN: 1334-2606
Impact Factor for 2016: 0.891

Biological Rhythm Research – Special Issue (SCOPUS Indexed)

Biological Rhythm Research

ISSN: 0929-1016
eISSN: 1744-4179
Editor-in Chief: Professor W.J. Rietveld

BioTech 2017 Conference Proceedings


Online ISSN: 2513-2695

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Supporting emails

  • Submit your Abstract
  • Register for the Conference
  • Submit your Full Paper

BIOTECH 2017 Testimonials

Dr. Kalpa W. Samarakoon @ BIOTECH 2017

Prof. Mark Smales @ BIOTECH 2017

Dr. Mathi Kandiah @ BIOTECH 2017

Mr. Ajay Kumar Gautam @ BIOTECH 2017