Organisers

SCCS is organised & hosted by Indian Institute of Science, National Centre for Biological Sciences, Foundation for Ecological Security, Nature Conservation Foundation, Greenpeace India.

The conference is run by a core Organising Committee:

R. Sukumar (Lead Organiser, Centre for Ecological Sciences, Indian Institute of Science)
Kavita Isvaran (Centre for Ecological Sciences, Indian Institute of Science)
Ravi Chellam (Greenpeace India & Asian Nature Conservation Foundation, Bengaluru)
Shomen Mukherjee (Azim Premji University)
Tarsh Thekaekara (The Shola Trust)
Abinand Reddy (Nature Conservation Foundation)
Arshiya Bose (Black Baza Coffee Co.)
Abishek Harihar (Panthera)
Krishnapriya Tamma (Centre for Ecological Sciences, Indian Institute of Science)


Administrative and Support team:

Shreekant Deodhar (Conference Administrator)
Bhavya S (National Centre for Biological Sciences)
S. Nirmala (Centre for Ecological Sciences, Indian Institute of Science)
Shivanandan Lakshmanan (Greenpeace India)
Thomas George (Foundation for Ecological Security)
Neeraj Tripathi (Foundation for Ecological Security)
Smitha S. Prabhakar (Nature Conservation Foundation)

Advisory Committee:

M.D. Madhusudan (Nature Conservation Foundation)
Suhel Quader (Nature Conservation Foundation)
Kartik Shanker (Ashoka Trust for Research in Ecology and the Environment)
Firoz Ahmed (Aaranyak)
Deepak Apte (Bombay Natural History Society)
Ghazala Shahabuddin (Researcher and Consultant in Biodiversity; Senior Fellow, Centre for Ecology, Development and Research (CEDAR))
Krithi Karanth (Associate Conservation Scientist, Wildlife Conservation Society (USA))
Mewa Singh (Mysore University)
Advait Edgaonkar (Indian Institute of Forest Management)
Asmita Kabra (Ambedkar University Delhi)
Nitin Rai (Ashoka Trust for Research in Ecology and the Environment)
Rhys Green (SCCS - Cambridge)
V.B. Mathur (Wildlife Institute of India)
Ravi Bhalla (Foundation for Ecological Research, Advocacy and Learning)
Uma Ramakrishnan (National Centre for Biological Sciences)
Sejal Worah (WWF-India)
Gopi Sundar (International Crane Foundation and Nature Conservation Foundation)
K.V. Devi Prasad (Head, Dept. of Ecology and Environmental Sciences, Pondicherry University)
Kamal Bawa (University of Massachusetts & Ashoka Trust for Research in Ecology and the Environment)
Shomita Mukherjee (Sálim Ali Centre for Ornithology and Natural History, Coimbatore)