SCCS-Bangalore Is co-organised and hosted by the Indian Institute of Science, National Centre for Biological Sciences and Nature Conservation Foundation.

The core responsibilities are handled by the Organising Committee and the Conference Administrator with support from the Advisory Committee and the Administrative & Support Team. Aside from these teams, a huge number of volunteers dedicate their time to ensuring the smooth day-to-day running of the conference.

Organising Committee

  • Nupur Kale (Wildlife Conservation Society-India)
  • Samira Agnihotri (Indian Institute of Science)
  • Shreekant Deodhar (FLAME University)
  • Siddhartha Krishnan (Ashoka Trust for Research in Ecology and the Environment)
  • Srinivasan Kasinathan (Nature Conservation Foundation)
  • Umesh Srinivasan (Indian Institute of Science)
  • R. Venkat Ramanujam (Ashoka Trust for Research in Ecology and the Environment)

Conference Administrator

  • Nayana Udayashankar

Administrative & Support Team

  • Alpcord Network Events & Conferences Management Company Pvt Ltd (Conference Administrator)
  • Smita Prabhakar, Vinay Hegde, Shivkumar (Nature conservation Foundation)
  • S. Nirmala (Centre for Ecological Sciences, Indian Institute of Science)
  • Bhavya S, Allwyn R., PP Ranjith, SB Saraswati(National Centre for Biological Sciences)

Advisory and Welfare Council

  • Arshiya Bose
  • Jayshree Ratnam
  • Kavita Isvaran
  • MD Madhusudhan
  • Suhel Quader

Advisory Committee

  • Advait Edgaonkar (Indian Institute of Forest Management)
  • Asmita Kabra (Ambedkar University)
  • Deepak Apte (Srushti Conservation Foundation)
  • Firoz Ahmed (Aaranyak)
  • Ghazala Shahabuddin (Ashoka University)
  • Gopi Sundar (International Crane Foundation and Nature Conservation Foundation)
  • Kamal Bawa (University of Massachusetts & Ashoka Trust for Research in Ecology)
  • Krithi Karanth (Centre for Wildlife Studies CWS)
  • K.V. Devi Prasad (Dept. of Ecology and Environmental Sciences, Pondicherry University)
  • Mewa Singh (Biopsychology Department, University of Mysore)
  • Nitin Rai (Independent scholar)
  • Ravi Bhalla (Foundation for Ecological Research, Advocacy and Learning)
  • Rhys Green (Department of Zoology, University of Cambridge and SCCS - Cambridge)
  • Sejal Worah (WWF-India)
  • Shomita Mukherjee (Sálim Ali Centre for Ornithology and Natural History, Coimbatore)
  • Suhel Quader (Nature Conservation Foundation)
  • Uma Ramakrishnan (National Centre for Biological Sciences)
  • V.B. Mathur (National Biodiversity Board)