Bharat Ka Amrut Mohatsav: ICAR Lecture Series

Speaker Title
ICAR Lecture Series #73: Aug 04, 2022

Dr. Jean Balié,

Regional Director, Southeast Asia and Pacific - CGIAR
Director General - International Rice Research Institute

India and IRRI: Collaborating for the Future of Rice-Based Agri-food Systems (RBAFS) . 
ICAR Lecture Series #72: Aug 02, 2022

Mrs. M.C. Mary Kom ,

Boxer, Member of Parliament, Rajya Sabha
Olympic medalist

My Joureny to Success. 
ICAR Lecture Series #71: Jul 20, 2022

Dr.M.L Madan ,

Padam Shri Awardee
Formerly: DDG (AS), ICAR; Vice Chancellor, DUVASU, Mathura & PDKV, Akola

Designer technologies for productivity increase Among Livestock. 
ICAR Lecture Series #70: Jul 14, 2022

Dr.Kushal Konwar Sarma ,

The Padma Shree awardee
elephant doctor of Assam

Use of Mordern Technology in Managing Human-Wildlife Conflict. 
ICAR Lecture Series #69: Jul 13, 2022

Prof. Sachchida (Sachi) Nand Tripathi ,

JC Bose National Fellow
Higher Administrative Grade (HAG) Professor, IIT, Kanpur

Capacity Building and Technology Development by Technical Institutions in National Clean Air Program. 
ICAR Lecture Series #68: Jul 11, 2022

Mr. Gaurav Somwanshi ,

CEO, Emertech Innovations Pvt Ltd

Blockchain Technology: Concept and use cases. 
ICAR Lecture Series #67: Jul 8, 2022

Shri Kamlesh D Patel ,

Fondly known as Daaji. President, Shri Ram Chandra Mission Spiritual Guide, Heartfulness Meditation

ICAR Lecture Series #66: Jul 5, 2022

Mr. Alok Bansal ,

Co-founder & Executive Vice Chairman, PB Fintech Limited

ICAR Lecture Series #65: June 30, 2022

Ms. Svanhild-Isabelle Batta Torheim ,

Senior Policy Advisor, The Norwegian Ministry of Agriculture and Food, Norway

ICAR Lecture Series #64: June 28, 2022

Dr. K M Bujarbaruah ,

Former VC, Assam Agricultural University .

Assessing Animal Science Technology Contributions to Livestock and Poultry Sector Growth - Need of the Hour. 
ICAR Lecture Series #63: June 20, 2022

Ms. Rekha Sharma ,

Chairperson, National Commission for Women, Govt.of India.

Women in Leadership Role in India. 
ICAR Lecture Series #62: June 15, 2022

Dr.V B Mathur ,

Chairperson, National Biodiversity Authority, Govt.of India.

Biodiversity Governance: Global and National Perspectives . 
ICAR Lecture Series #61: June 13, 2022

Dr Gotz Hensel ,

Head of Centre of Plant Genome Engineering

Accelerated Breeding by de novo Domestication of Crop Plants. 
ICAR Lecture Series #60: June 06, 2022

Prof. Uma Lele ,

President, International Association of Agricultural Economists Independent Scholar

Poverty, hunger, structural transformation & sustainability: India and rest of Aisa . 
ICAR Lecture Series #59: June 01, 2022

Prof. Gurdev Singh Khush ,

World Food Prize (1996)

India's Pride in Green Revolution and way forward . 
ICAR Lecture Series #58: May 19, 2022

Mr. Priyank Kanoongo ,

Chairperson, National Commission for Protection of Child Rights, Govt. of India, New Delhi

Issue of child Right in India- Challenges & Opportunities. 
ICAR Lecture Series #57: May 11, 2022

Prof. Santanu Chaudhury ,

Director, IIT Jodhpur

AI and IOT: Enabling Sustainable Digital Agriculture . 
ICAR Lecture Series #55: May 02, 2022

Prof. Rattan Lal ,

World Food Prize (2020),Distinguished University Professor of Soil Science

Managing soil for Food and Climate Security and Advance SDGs of the UN. 
ICAR Lecture Series #55: May 02, 2022

Dr. Johan Swinnen,

Director General of the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)

Transforming Global Food Systems after COVID-19. 
ICAR Lecture Series #54: Apr 27, 2022

Dr. Radha Shankar Narayanan,

CEO, Smart Series

Basic of Goal Setting. 
ICAR Lecture Series #53: Apr 21, 2022

Dr. R S Paroda,

Chairman, TAAS and Former Secretary, DARE & DG, ICAR

Role of youth for a secure and sustainable agriculture. 
ICAR Lecture Series #52: Apr 11, 2022

Dr. S. Chandrasekhar,

Secretary, Department of Science & Technology, Govt. Of India.

Saga of Science. 
ICAR Lecture Series #51: Apr 4, 2022

Prof. Prabhu L Pingali,

Professor of Applied Economics & Director Tata-Cornell Institute (TCI), Cornell University.

The quest for a zero-hunger India - lessons from the green revolution. 
ICAR Lecture Series #50: Mar 29, 2022

Prof. Kadambot Siddique,


Innovations in adaptation to climate change in dryland agriculture.
ICAR Lecture Series #49: Mar 21, 2022

Shri Atul Jain,


ICAR Lecture Series #48: Mar 14, 2022

Shri Navaniti Prasad Singh,


Land reforms in agriculture- Way forward".
ICAR Lecture Series #46: Mar 03, 2022

Prof AK Nigam,


If not global Hunger Index then what?.
ICAR Lecture Series #45: Feb 21, 2022

Mr. Khurshed Batliwala,


Art of Living teacher (delivered 10 TEDx talks) PG from IIT Mumbai..
ICAR Lecture Series #44: Feb 17, 2022

Dr. Jimmy W Smith,

Director General, ILRI.

Insights from the transformation of dairy in India.
ICAR Lecture Series #43: Feb 04, 2022

Prof. K.K. Aggarwal,

Chairman, National Board of Accreditation.

Enhancing Quality and Relevance in Agriculture Education.
ICAR Lecture Series #42: Jan 24, 2022

Prof. Bina Agarwal,

Professor of Development Economics and Environment, University of Manchester, UK.

Rethinking the way we farm in India .
ICAR Lecture Series #41: Jan 17, 2022

Mr. Vilas Shinde,

Chairman & Managing Director, Sahyadri Farmers Producer Company Ltd.

FPC movement - Challenges and way forward.
ICAR Lecture Series #40: Jan 12, 2022

Dr. W. Selvamurthy,

President ASTIF, Amity University and Former Chief Controller R&D(LS), DRDO

Yoga for Health : Scientific Perspectives .
ICAR Lecture Series #39: Jan 07, 2022

Dr. T R Sharma,

Deputy Director, General (Crop Science), ICAR

Indian Crop Improvement Programme: New Vistas " .
ICAR Lecture Series #38: Dec 23, 2021

Dr. A K Singh,

Deputy Director General (Agricultural Extension)​, ICAR

Gender and Nutri-sensitive Agriculture " .
ICAR Lecture Series #37: Dec 01, 2021

Dr. K.V. Prabhu,

Chairperson, Protection of Plant Varieties and Farmers' Rights Authority, Govt. of India

Protection of plant varieties, the key to improved agricultural commerce & growth " .
ICAR Lecture Series #36: Nov 23, 2021

Dr. Chandrima Shaha,

President - Indian National Science Academy, New Delhi

Emerging diseases and our immunity" .
ICAR Lecture Series #35: Nov 11, 2021

Dr. C D Mayee,

Formerly: Chairman, ASRB, New Delhi,

Talent Search for Manning Agriculture TREE (teaching, research and extension education) .
ICAR Lecture Series #34: Nov 01, 2021

Dr. Mangala Rai,

Former Secretary, DARE and Director General, ICAR

Indian Agriculture in Perspective .
ICAR Lecture Series #33: Oct 25, 2021

Dr. Juan Lucas Restrepo,

Director General, Alliance of Bioversity International

CGIAR's engagement in the post-UN Food Systems Summit .
ICAR Lecture Series #32: Oct 22, 2021

Dr. Rajkumar Ranjan Singh,

Hon'ble Minister of State for Education and External Affairs

Issues on land degradation in North East India.
ICAR Lecture Series #31: Oct 12, 2021

Prof. R B Singh,

Former Chancellor, Central Agricultural University Past President, NAAS

Science, Technology and Innovation for Transforming Agriculture in India​.
ICAR Lecture Series #30: Oct 05, 2021

Dr Jacqueline d'Arros Hughes ,

Director General of the International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT), Hyderabad, India

Future Proofing the Drylands​.
ICAR Lecture Series #29: Sep 24, 2021

Prof. Ramesh Chand ,

Member, NITI Aayog

Agriculture in post-independent India: Looking back and looking ahead.
ICAR Lecture Series #28: Sep 24, 2021

Dr. Renu Swarup ,

Secretary, Department of Biotechnology

Agricultural ,food and Nutritional Security: The Changing Technology Landscape
ICAR Lecture Series #27: Sep 05, 2021

Professor Dr Kadambot Siddique ,

The Hackett Professor of Agriculture Chair and Director of the UWA Institute of Agriculture, The University of Western Australia

Improving phosphorus use efficiency using large set of chickpea germplasm.
ICAR Lecture Series #26: Sep 01, 2021

Dr. Krishna Ella ,

Founder Chairman and Managing Director of Bharat Biotech

Innovations for Transformation.
ICAR Lecture Series #25: 31 Aug 2021

H. H. Shree Shivkrupanand Swami ,


Himalayan Meditation.
ICAR Lecture Series #24: 24th Aug 2021

Dr. Rishi Kumar Tyagi ,

Chief Economic Adviser,Govt. of India

Harnessing the Benefits of Modern Agricultural Biotechnology in the Asia-Pacific Region - Challenges and Way Forward..
ICAR Lecture Series #23: 19th Aug 2021

Dr. Krishnamurthy V Subramanian ,

Chief Economic Adviser,Govt. of India

Post covid reforms.
ICAR Lecture Series #22: 16th Aug 2021

P.P Adrushya Kadsiddheshwar Swamiji ,

Mathadhipati, Shri Siddhagiri Math, Kaneri, Kolhapur,

Indigenous Cow Based Organic Farming for Aatmnirbhar Bharat .
ICAR Lecture Series #21: 13rd Aug 2021

Prof. P.V.Vara Prasad ,

Kansas State University, USA 

Sustainable Agricultural Intensification for Improving Food Security and Climate Resilience .
ICAR Lecture Series #20: 03rd Aug 2021

Dr. Jagdish Chander Suri ,


What lies Ahead
ICAR Lecture Series #19: 02nd Aug. 2021

Prof. Paul Gepts ,

University of California, Davis

Challenges to the Utilization of Genebanks
ICAR Lecture Series #18: 28th July 2021

Prof. Umesh K. Reddy ,

West Virginia State University, USA

Translational genomics for improvement of horticultural crops
ICAR Lecture Series #17: 20th July 2021

Dr. Pramod Kumar Joshi ,

Director-South Asia, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), Washington DC

Building Resilience Against Climate Change: Role of Technologies, Policies and Institutions
ICAR Lecture Series #16: 14th July 2021

Dr. B.N. Tripathi ,

Deputy Director General (Animal Science), ICAR

corona virus
ICAR Lecture Series #15: 09th July 2021

Ms. Kakoli Ghosh ,

Chief Technical Advisor,

Sustainable Rural Agriculture Development
ICAR Lecture Series #14: 06th July 2021

Dr. Rajeev K Varshney ,

Research Program Director, ICRISAT & Adjunct Professor,

How to over comes stress
ICAR Lecture Series #13: 28th June 2021

Gurudev Sri Sri Ravi Shankar ,


How to over comes stress
ICAR Lecture Series #12: 24th June 2021

Sh. Pratap Chandra Sarangi ,

Union Minister of State Animal Husbandry,GoI

rishi Krishi
ICAR Lecture Series #11: 17th June 2021

Dr AK Srivasatava ,

Member, ASRB

Know Your Dairy Food
ICAR Lecture Series #9: 07th June 2021

Dr Steve Goss ,

Consultant, World Bank

Public-Private Partnerships for Sustainable Irrigation: Roles of Government, Users & the Private Sector
ICAR Lecture Series #8: 01st June 2021

Dr S K Sharma,

Former Advisor, Ministry of AYUSH for Govt. of India

Food and Dietary concepts of Ayurveda-Indian traditional wisdom of food for better nutrition and Health
ICAR Lecture Series #7: 25th May 2021

Dr Anil Prakash Joshi,

Social Worker

प्रकृति और पर्यावरण
ICAR Lecture Series #6: 22nd April 2021

Dr. Erach Bharucha,

Director, IEERBV

Environmental Education in India
ICAR Lecture Series #5: 16th April 2021

Dr. Joykrushna Jena,

Deputy Director General (Fisheries Science)

Aquaculture: Avenue for Assuring FISH (Food Security , Income Growth, Social Upliftment & Healthy Life)
ICAR Lecture Series #4: 5th April 2021

Dr Anand Kumar Singh,

Deputy Director General (Horticultural Science)

Containing Malnutrition Through Horticulture
ICAR Lecture Series #3: 31st march 2021

Prof. Virendra Kumar Tewari,

Director, IIT Kharagpur

Agricultural Mechanization
ICAR Lecture Series #2: 25th march 2021

Dr. K. Alagusundaram,

Deputy Director General (Agricultural Engineering)

Precision Mechanization
ICAR Lecture Series #1: 17th march 2021

Dr. Suresh Kumar Chaudhari,

Deputy Director General (Natural Resource Management)

Valuing Water for Agriculture