List of National Symposia / Conferences/Meetings conducted by the Nematological Society of
India:

The society has been organizing National symposia/conferences almost every alternate year.
followed by a General Body meeting at leading centers of Nematology in different parts of
India. So far, 24 symposia/conferences (including the current one) have been organized, per the
following details.

YearTitle Place (India)
1969First all India Nematology SymposiumIndian Agricultural Research
Institute, New Delhi
1979All India Nematology Workshop and Nematology
Symposium and General Body Meeting
OUAT, Bhubaneswar
1981All India Nematology Workshop and Nematology
Symposium and General Body Meeting
T.N.A.U., Coimbatore
1983Nematology SymposiumHPKVV, Solan
1985Nematological Symposium and General Body MeetingMohanlal Sukhadia
University, Udaipur
1986National Conference on Plant Parasitic Nematodes:
Problems and Progress and General Body Meeting
Indian Agricultural Research
Institute, New Delhi
1988National Seminar on Changing Pest Situation in the
Current Agricultural Scenario of India
Indian Agricultural Research
Institute, New Delhi
1993National Symposium on Recent Approaches in
Integrated Nematode Management of Agricultural
Crops and General Body Meeting
C.C.S. Hrayana Agricultural University, Hisar
1995Silver Jubilee Symposium of Nematological Society
of India and General Body Meeting
Indian Agricultural Research
Institute, New Delhi
1998National Symposium on Rational Approaches in
Nematode Management for Sustainable Agriculture and
General Body Meeting
Gujarat Agricultural University, Anand
1999National Seminar on Nematological Research in
India: Challenges and Preparedness for the New
Millennium
CS Azad University of
Agriculture and Technology,
Kanpur
2000National Nematology Symposium on Integrated
Nematode Management for Sustainable Agriculture
in the Changing Agro-Ecological and Economic
Scenario in the New Millennium and General Body
Meeting
OUAT, Bhubaneswar
2001National Congress on Centenary of Nematological in India: Appraisal and Future PlansIndian Agricultural Research
Institute, New Delhi
2002National Symposium on Biodiversity and
Management of Nematodes in Cropping Systems for
Sustainable Agriculture and General Body Meeting
Agricultural Research
Station, Durgapura, Jaipur,
Rajasthan
2004National Symposium on Paradigms in Nematological
Research for Biodynamic Farming and the General Body
Meeting
University of Agricultural
Sciences, GKVK, Bangalore,
Karnataka
2005National Symposium on Recent Advances and
Research Priorities in Indian Nematology and General
Body Meeting
Indian Agricultural Research
Institute, New Delhi
2007National Symposium on Nematology in 21st Century:
Emerging Paradigms
Assam Agricultural
University, Jorhat, Assam
2009National Conference on Innovations in
Nematological Research for Agricultural
Sustainability: Challenges and a Roadmap Ahead
Tamil Nadu Agricultural
University, Coimbatore
2011Nematodes: A Challenge Under Changing Climate
and Agricultural Practices (November 16-18,2011)
KJJM Animation Center, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala
2013National Symposium on Nematode: A Friend and
Foe of Agri-Horticultural Crops: followed by General
Body Meeting (November 20-23, 2013)
Dr. Y.S. Parmar University
of Horticulture & Forestry
Nauni, Solan, H. P.
2015National Symposium on Nematode Management: A Challenge to Indian Agriculture in the Changing Climate (Jan 8-10, 2015)Yashwantrao Chavan
Academy of Development
Administration (YASHADA),
Pune, Maharashtra
2017National Symposium on Climate-Smart Agriculture
for Nematode Management (January 11–13, 2017)
ICAR-Central Coastal
Agricultural Research
Institute, Old Goa, Goa
2019National Symposium on Nematodes: A Constraint to
Farmers’ Livelihood (December 11–13, 2019)
Manipur University, Imphal,
Manipur
2021Webinar on Facets of Innovation and Development
of Plant Nematology ( October 29–30, 2021)
Zoom Meetings (Online)
2024National Symposium on ‘Nematodes, the Unseen Foes and Friends of Plant and Soil Health’ (January 31–February 2, 2024)Indian Statistical Institute,
Kolkata, https://abhimukh.wixsite.com/nsi2024
Programme 2024 details
NSI 2024 Photos: https://mega.nz/folder/xHVThSZQ#iNXQFeuzsUgZUnsS9QF_VQ