CHEMTECH Foundation launched the Study Circle Initiative during the early 80’s with the aim of giving exposure to Chemical and Engineering students to the latest global trends. CHEMTECH later renamed the program as Student Outreach Program which is a biennial event organised by Jasubhai Media Pvt. Ltd.

Student Outreach Program (SOP) is a biennial brainchild of Jasubhai Media Pvt. Ltd. and aims to offer a platform for the students to interact with the leaders from the industry. CHEMTECH Foundation is India's leading industry association since 1975 creating platforms for business interactions & strategic alliances. The group has a strong presence across the verticals of Chemicals & Processing, Oil & Gas, Refining, Engineering Procurement & Construction, Automation & Process Control, Pharmacy & Biotechnology, Water, Shipping & Maritime, Power and Infrastructure & Design.

The previous edition of SOP Biotech received tremendous support from the industry and witnessed the participation of more than 650 students and faculties from various colleges all over India.

SOP 18 gratefully received an opportunity to comprehend and augment Biotechnology and discern various research openings, from the most prominent speakers from the industry and academia, and coach the apprentice and students the depth and extent of Biotechnology and various allied life sciences branches. Students discovered the global trends in Biotechnology, Pharmaceutical, BioPharma, Agriculture, Healthcare and Medicine, Bio refineries, Chemical and various interdisciplinary fields.

CHEMTECH Foundation is delighted to share that the second iteration of Student Outreach Program Biotechnology 2019 will be organized concurrently with ChemTECH World Expo 2019, from February 20-23, 2019 at Bombay Exhibition Centre, Goregaon (East), Mumbai, under theChairmanship of Mr. Ajit Singh, Chairman of research-oriented ACG (formerly, the Associated Capsules Group), Mumbai.

Chairman SOP BIOTECH 2018
Dr. Venkata Ramana

Chief Scientific Officer
Reliance Life Sciences, Mumbai, India.

Chairman SOP 2018
Mr A M Tiwari (IAS)

Managing Director
Gujarat State Fertilizers & Chemicals Ltd

Chairman SOP 2017
Mr Vipul Shah

Petrochemicals Reliance Industries Ltd