Section Chairperson Domaine
1 Mulberry Dr. K. Vijayan,
Scientific Advisor,
International Sericultural Commission, Ground Floor,Central Silk Board Complex, B.T.M. Layout,Madiwala, Bengaluru-560068, INDIAMob: +91 8762020115E-mail:
All aspects and areas concerning mulberry
2 Bombyx mori Dr. Daniel S. DEZMIREAN, PhD,

Professor – Apiculture and Sericulture Unit
University of Agricultural Science and Veterinary
Medicine of Cluj Napoca, 3-5 Mănăștur street

400372 Cluj Napoca, ROMANIA
Tel:  00 40 264 596 384

Rearing, feeding, pathology and breeding aspects of Bombyx mori (mulberry silkworms)
3 Non-mulberry silkworms Dr. K. Sathyanarayana, Director,

Central Tasar Research and Training Institute, Central Silk Board, Ministry of Textiles, Govt. of India,
Piska Nagri, RANCHI – 835 303

Phone:  +91 9035022390

Rearing, feeding, pathology, breeding, host-plants
4 Bacology of silkworms/Silkworms in Research Dr Shuichiro TOMITA

Group leader, Silkworm Research Group
Institute of Agrobiological Sciences
National Agriculture and Food Research Organization (NARO)
1-2, Owashi, Tsukuba, 305-8634, JAPAN

Tel; +81-29-838-6285

Silkworms as a biological model, genetics, physiology, biochemistry, genetic-engineering, molecular biology, developmental biology and genomics
5 Post-cocoon technology Dr. Sukanya Chumchuen,

Agricultural Research Officer,
The Queen Sirikit Sericulture Center (Sisaket)
259 Moo3 Tambon Nong Phai, Amphoe Muang Sisaket, THAILAND 33000

Tel: +669 5114 2563

Reeling, cocoon preservation, silk quality, gradation, weaving, products diversification.
6 Economy, management and marketing in sericulture Mr. Adeel SARVIZARGAR

Head of National Sericulture Development Centre
Resalat street, Rasht City
P.O. Box: 416356-1538 Guilan Province, IRAN

Tel: 00 98133822171, Mob: 00 989126498337

Silk markets, prices, trading, economic analysis, situation and statistics in silk producing countries; marketing and silk promotion; import/exports.
7 Sericulture in non-textile industry Dr Tsunenori KAMEDA

Group Leader, Silk Materials Research Group
Division of Silk-Producing Insect Biotechnology

Institute of Agrobiological Sciences
National Agriculture and Food Research Organization
Professor, School of Integrative and Global Majors
University of Tsukuba
1-2, Owashi, Tsukuba, 305-8634 Japan

Tel; +81-29-838-6213

The silkworms and mulberries for medicals, pharmaceuticals, food, biotechnology, biomaterials.
8 Silk processing Dr. Subhas V Naik,

Director, Central Silk Technological Research
Institute, Central Silk Board,
CSB Complex, Madiwala,
Bangalore -560068. INDIA

Phone: 00 91 80 26262699

All the activities in silk processing, import, export, silk consumption, global demand, marketing and promotion.


Oral and poster presentations are available.
Interested persons are invited to send their abstracts by e-mail to the organizer ( and to the Chairperson of the corresponding Section (details are given above).

Abstracts should be given as a Microsoft Word file, typed with Times New Roman, 12, in one page of A4 size with 30-mm margins. It shall include the title, author names, their affiliations, addresses and e-mail addresses.

The deadline for submission of abstracts is 31st of May 2022.