Summer School on Botanical Products – Categories, Quality, Regulations and Marketing

July 9, 2018 to July 21, 2018

Program Director

This program is directed by Dr. DBA Narayana, an expert from the Herbal Industry

Event Dates

9th July 2018 to 21st July 2018

Focal Themes of Workshop

  • Product development : GACP, GMP, GCP
  • Technical Documentation
  • Herbal Monographs
  • Intellectual Property Rights
  • Marketing and Product Management
  • Global Regulations, Laws and Guidelines for Botanical Products

Designed for National and International Participants

  • R&D and QC/QA Managers , Herbal Drug, Cosmetics and Nutraceutical Industries, Marketing Personnel
  • Experts, Policy Makers and Regulators
  • Academicians and Researchers
  • Entrepreneurs interested in starting up Herbal Drug Industries/Export Business
  • Post Graduate Students working in related areas of Botanical Products
  • Cultivators and interested individuals

Benefits of attending

  • Enhance competency to produce a science based products with quality and efficacy and build business of the organization
  • Exposure to regulatory aspects and positioning of products for clear market leadership
  • Enthuse interested persons enter this field for a successful start-up and Make in India Partnership
  • Provide insights for academicians and researchers to engage in meaningful and successful research
  • Prepare students for a successful career in this growing sector

Attractions of the Summer School

  • The participants to begin every day with Yoga/meditation sessions and end the day with evening nature walk around TDU herbal gardens
  • Sessions conducted by experienced people worked in industry/Academic/Research sectors
  • Highlights on Short case studies with reference to botanicals and practical exposure
  • Bangalore darshan (if interested)


Deadline: 31st May 2018
Participation is limited to 35 Members

Category Fees for National Participants (in INR) Fees for Foreign Participants (in US$)
Employers/Employees of Herbal Industries 30000 1500
Researchers/ Academicians/ Any interested individuals 20000
Students* 15000

*Students desirous of joining the course should send mail to with the following details: Name, Qualification, 2/3 reasons to attend the Summer School


Accommodation will be available on request, and charged separately.

Room Type Tariff/Day Tariff for Entire Workshop
Single Occupancy INR 425/ US$ 12 INR 4375/ US$ 230
Double Occupancy INR 315/ US$ 10 INR 3125/ US$ 190

1. Internet charges will be extra
2. Accommodation charges can be paid along with the Registration Fees

Payment Modes

Payments are accepted via NEFT/RTGS.


Bank Name: IDBI Bank
Branch: Yelahanka New Town, Bangalore.
Account Name: ITD-HST General Fund
Account Number: 0694104000134705
IFSC: IBKL0000694

In US$

Beneficiary Name: IDBI Bank Ltd
Account Number: 3615-1898
Bank: City Bank N.A., New York

For Further Credit To
Beneficiary Name: ITD-HST General Fund
Account Number: 0694104000134705

To register, CLICK HERE

Resource Persons

Early confirmation has been received from:

  • Dr. S. K. Sharma, Former Advisor, Dept. of AYUSH, MoHFW
  • Dr. CK Katiyar, CEO, Healthcare Technical, Emami Ltd.
  • Dr. Amit Agarawal, Director, Natural Remedies.
  • Dr. P Patki, EX. Himalaya Drug Company
  • Dr. R B Smarta, MD, Interlink Consultancy
  • Dr. Jaiprakash, Sr. Principal Scientific Officer, IPC
  • Dr. G Patani, INGA Labs
  • Dr. K S Pranesh, Former Head of Legal and Regulatory Affairs, Herbalife International Pvt. Ltd.



Program Co-ordinators

  • Rajashree G M, TDU.
  • Dr. Mamatha G C, TDU.


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