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

Program Director

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

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.



Detailed Topics

Program Co-ordinators

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


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