Day 1 - 24th Feb

Morning
Inaugural Session

Swamiji Amritaswarupananda Puri

President of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham

Dr. Bipin Nair

Amrita School of Biotechnology, India

Dr. Anand Anandkumar

Bugworks Research, India

Dr. Kamini Walia

Indian Council of Medical Research

Dr. Sundeep Sarin

Dept. of Biotechnology, Govt. of India

Dr. Anuj Sharma

WHO- AMR, India Country Office, India

Dr. Suresh Subramani

Tata Institute for Genetics and Society, USA

Chaired by Dr. Victor Nizet, Distinguished Professor & Vice-Chair, Basic Research, UCSD

Dr. Victor Nizet

University of California San Diego, USA

Dr. Robert Schooley

University of California San Diego, USA

Dr. Matt Cooper

University of Queensland, Australia

Chaired by Dr. Anirban Banerjee, Associate Professor, IIT Bombay

Dr. Laura Piddock

Global Antibiotic R&D Partnership (GARDP) , Switzerland

Dr. Chibuzor Uchea

Wellcome Trust, United Kingdom

Dr. Annelies Zinkernagel

University of Zurich, Switzerland

Dr. Dirk Bumann

University of Basel, Switzerland

Day 2 - 25th Feb

Chaired by Dr. Ericka Anderson, Managing Director, CHARM at UCSD

Dr. Brad Spellberg

University of Southern California, USA

Dr. Robert Hancock

University of British Columbia, Canada

Dr. Mark Walker

University of Queensland, Australia

Dr. Evgeni Sokurenko

University of Washington, USA

Dr. Pamela Yeh

University of California Los Angeles, USA

Dr. Anirban Banerjee

Indian Institute of Technology-Bombay, India

Moderated by Dr. Taslimarif Sayed and Dr. Anand Anandkumar

Dr. Nitesh Jangir

InnAccel-Coeo, India

Dr. Janani Venkataraman

Biomoneta Research Pvt Ltd, India

Dr. Sachin Dubey

Module Innovations, India

Dr. Shridhar Narayanan

Foundation for Neglected Disease Research, India

Dr. T. S. Balganesh

Gangagen Biotechnologies Pvt. Ltd, India

Dr. Bala Subramanian

Bugworks Research, India

Dr. Jayanta Haldar

Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research, India

Dr. Geetha Kumar

Amrita School of Biotechnology, India

Day 3 - 26th Feb

Chaired by Dr. Aveek Jayant, Head, Cardiac Anesthesiology, Amrita Hospitals & Dr. Victor Nizet, Distinguished Professor & Vice-Chair, Basic Research, UCSD

Dr. Victor Nizet

University of California San Diego, USA

Dr. Pradeep Singh

University of Washington, USA

Dr. Anil Kumar

Amrita School of Medicine, India

Dr. Kimberly Kline

Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Dr. Bhabatosh Das

Translational Health Science and Technology Institute, India

Dr. Sanjeev Singh

Amrita Hospital, Faridabad, India

Moderated by Dr. Anand Anandkumar

Dr. Shrikumar Suryanarayan

Sea6 Energy Pvt Ltd, India

Dr. Manica Balasegaram

GARDP, Switzerland

Dr. Chandru Chawla

CIPLA, India

Dr. Y K Gupta

 AIIMS Bhopal, India

Dr. Shirshendu Mukherjee

DBT-BIRAC, India

Dr. Sharmila Sengupta

National University Hospital Singapore, India