Conference on

Polymer Technology Connect

Date: 22-23 November 2023
Venue: Auditorium, KIIT-TBI, Campus 11, Bhubaneswar

Program Overview

Welcome to the first “Conference on Polymer Technology Connect- 2023”: Bridging gap from the innovations to the Industries via Technology advancement & deployment. A premier conference that stands as a beacon of collaboration and progress in the dynamic field of polymer science. With a vibrant blend of intellect, expertise, and creativity, this conference is a unique platform designed to unite researchers, scientists, engineers, and industry professionals, who share a common passion for polymers.
Our conference serves as a nexus for networking, providing the opportunity to forge connections with like-minded peers and industry stalwarts. These relationships are essential for catalyzing collaboration and translating research into impactful outcomes.
Embrace the future of polymers at Polymer Technology Connect, where innovation knows no bounds.


Day 1

9:30 am – 9:40 am: Welcome and Opening Remarks

9:40 am – 9:45 am: Lightning of Lamps

9:45 am – 9:55 am: Chief Guest

9:55 am – 10:05 am: Guest of Honor

10:05 am – 10:50 am: Keynote Address

10:50 am – 11:15 am: Tea & Networking

11:15 am – 12:15 pm: Product Launch

12:15 pm – 1:35 pm: Session 1 – Polymers in Industrial Applications

1:35 pm – 2:30 pm: Lunch

2:30 pm – 3:30 pm: Panel Discussion 1: Fostering Innovation, Collaboration and Technology deployment in Polymer Science

2:30 pm – 3:30 pm: Panel Discussion 2: Bridging the gap of polymer research & commercialization

4:30 pm – 5:30 pm: Industry talks by Sponsor Partner

5:30 pm – 6:30 pm: R&D Showcase & High Tea

Day 2

9:30 am – 9:45 am: Opening Remarks

9:45 am onwards: Poster Presentation

9:45 am – 10:45 am: Session 2 – Polymers in biotech

10:45 am – 11:15 am: Tea & Networking

11:15 am – 12:15 pm: Session 3 – Advanced Materials Technology -ᅠ20 min each-any three

12:15 pm – 1:15 pm: Session 4 – Sustainability in the Polymer Domain-ᅠ20 min each-any three

1:15 pm – 2:30 pm: Lunch

2:30 pm – 3:30 pm: Panel Discussion 3: Circular Economy and sustainability

3:30 pm -5:00 pm: Technology Pitching

5:00 pm -5:30 pm: High Tea

5:30 pm – 6:00 pm: Award

6:00 pm – 6:30 pm: Closing Remark

6:30 pm onwards: Cultural Evening

Important Dates

Conference Dates

22-23 November, 2023

Registration and Abstract Submission Starts


Last Date of Conference Registration without late payment


Last Date for Pre-conference workshop Registration


Abstract submission Deadline


Call for Abstract​

We are excited to announce the opportunity to contribute by submitting your abstract (max.250 words) for consideration in the conference proceedings.

The conference aims to unite researchers, scientists, engineers, industry professionals, and students in the pursuit of advancing polymer science and its applications. We invite you to share your groundbreaking research, innovative ideas, and insightful perspectives through abstract submissions under the thematic area of the conference.

Thematic Areas/ Supported Areas

Polymers in Industrial Applications
Polymers in Biotech & Healthcare
Advanced Polymeric Materials
Sustainability in the Polymer Domain

About the Organizer​

Bhubaneswar City Knowledge Innovation Cluster Foundation (BCKIC), incorporated as formal umbrella structure for S&T organizations in state of Odisha for better synergy while retaining their autonomy. BCKIC is supported by the O/o Principal Scientific Advisor to the Government of India on the recommendation of the Prime Minister’s Science, Technology and Innovation Advisory Council (PM-STIAC) to create an Atmanirbhar Bharat through Science & Technology. BCKIC strives to create strong linkages between existing academic institutions, national & state research laboratories, and other key stakeholders like relevant ministries, industry partners, start-ups, MSMEs, state governments, philanthropic foundations, and international organizations for the convergence of initiatives and translational benefits of researches undertaken. Objective is to facilitate seamless multi-institution research and deployment for the solution of major problems faced regionally, nationally and globally.​


Polymer Technology Connect is set to become a hub of knowledge exchange, collaboration, and innovation within the realm of polymer science. We believe that your partnership would be invaluable in making this event a resounding success.
By sponsoring, you will be contributing to the advancement of knowledge, technology deployment, and innovation in polymer science while enhancing your brand’s visibility and reputation within a highly influential audience.
We would be honoured to discuss the sponsorship opportunities available in more detail. Please let us know your availability, and we will be happy to schedule a call or meeting at your convenience.
Thank you for considering this partnership opportunity. Together, we can foster collaboration, drive innovation, and propel the future of polymer science.

In Association with




Bhubaneswar has a significant place in Indian history and is renowned for being the “City of Temples.” Greater recognition as the state of Odisha’s capital. With a 2000-year-old, rich history, this location offers the ideal fusion of a traditional world with magnificent temples and brilliant architecture and a contemporary period with thriving business and trade.

Main attractions: Lingaraj Temple, Nandanandan Zoo, Udayagiri & Khandagiri, Santi Stupa


Puri, which is situated on the Bay of Bengal, has a lovely environment with palm trees and shimmering waves along the shore. The city thrives with a variety of visitors, including pilgrims in the temples and beachgoers soaking up the sun, making it one of the most admired tourist destinations in not only India but the entire world. One of the Char Dham, or the four holiest pilgrimage destinations for Hindus, it draws a sizable audience each year during the spectacular Rath Yatra.

Main attractions: Shree Jagannath Temple, Sea Beach


One of the most popular tourist destinations in East India is Konark since it is a significant cultural and historical landmark in India. The varied scenery of Konark is what makes it so beautiful. It is one of the best spots in the nation for a truly spiritual and out-of-the-ordinary trip because of its plethora of temples, museums, and beaches, which are scattered throughout and the Eastern Ghats silhouettes in the background.

Main attractions: Sun Temple, Sunrise at Chandrabhaga beach, Sunset at Astaranga beach.