Sub Themes
  1. Venue 1

    Peoples stories, indigenous practices

  2. Venue 2( Life Science)

    Water , Energy, Waste, Sustainable Agriculture, Air, Health, Biodiversity Alternate Models

  3. Venue 3(Theology, ethics, philosophy )

    Religion and sustainable development, Eco Theological Concerns, Eco concerns in religious practices, Alternate Models

  4. Venue 4( Social Science)

    Environmental laws, Eco justice, Eco friendly Constructions &Church Architecture, migration and Ecology, Alternate Models


Participants from Foreign Countries

They have to bear the flight expenses either by themselves or from the sponsoring institutions.

Registration fee for foreign participants who are presenting papers USD 300.

Foreigners who are coming as guests from recognised institutions or groups need not pay registration fees.

CSI Synod will bear the boarding and lodging expenses during the period of the conference to all the invited participants. For single accommodation participants have to pay as per the hotel tariff.


Environmental leaders, Educational institution heads, Indigenous community leaders, Philosophers, Research Scholars, Religious leaders,Students interested in Ecology, Scientists.

Indian Participants

All the paper/poster presenters from Indian and south asian countries have to register by paying Rs.1000. No fee for the students and teachers coming from the Educational Institutions in the list of organising Colleges/ supporting organisations as participants .CSI Synod will bear the boarding and lodging expenses.


All the remittance will be in favour of the Treasurer, CSI Synod, Chennai. All payments and receipts will be through the office of the Treasurer of the CSI Synod, CSI Synod Centre, 5 whites Road, Royapetta, Chennai. 600014

Paper Presentation

Those who are interested to present papers on the topics mentioned can send the abstract before 10th June 2019.the papers will be peer reviewed and the Authors of the selected Papers will be intimated by 15th June 2019. They have to present full text by 20th June 2019.The papers will be printed as a book.


  1. Bishop Heber College,Trichy,TN (Lead College)
  2. CSI St. Johns Colleg of Arts and Science for Women, Madurai
  3. CSI College of Education , Ramnad
  4. CSI College of Education, Pasumalai
  5. CSI St. Lukes College of Nursing, Nazareth
  6. The American College, Madurai
  7. Malabar Christian College, Madurai
  8. St.Mary’s Degree College, Dornakal
  9. St.George, Boys Junior College, Hyderabad
  10. United Theological College, Bengaluru
  11. CSI Bishop New Begin College of Education, Chennai
  12. CSI Dental College, Madurai
  13. CSI Bishop Caldwell College, Tuticorin
  14. Bishop Appaswamy College of Arts and Science, Coimbatore
  15. Voorhes College, Vellore
  16. CSI Ewart Womens College, Chennai
  17. Scott Christian College, Nagercoil
  18. Bishop Moore College,Mavelikara,Kerala
  19. Christian College,Kattakada,Kerala
  20. CMS College, Kottayam, Kerala

Organising Committee

Patrons Most Rev.Thomas K oommen(Moderator of CSI)
Rt.Rev.V.PrsasadaRao(Deputy Moderator of CSI)
Rev.Dr.D.R.Sadananda(General Secretary of CSI)
Adv.Robert Bruce(Treasurer of CSI)
Rt.Rev. M. Joseph (Chairman of Ecological concerns Committee)
Rt.Rev.George Stephen (Bishop of Madras Diocese)
Rev. Azir Ebeneser, Secretary of NCCI
Dr.Manoj Kurian, WCC
Mr.Dinesh Suna, EWN
Ms. Athena Peralta, WCC

Presidents Principals of the partnering Colleges and Repr: of supporting organisations
Dr. Paul Dhayabharan, Principal, Bishop Heber College, Trichy(Chief)

General ConvenerProf. Dr. Mathew KoshyPunnackad
Hon. Director of CSI Synod Ecological Concerns,( Member of Anglican Communion Environmental Network steering Committee, Former Principal of Bishop Moore College, Mavelikara Website :
CSI Synod Centre, 5 Whites Road, Royapetta, Chennai. 600014.
Email 9847275754

Joint ConvenersEco club Conveners of organizing Colleges /Convener of the Justice Peace and creation of supporting organisations

Contact Us

Contact Info

Contact Person

Prof Dr Mathew Koshy Punnackad, General Convener


+91 98472 75754


CSI Synod Centre, 5 Whites Road, Royapetta, Chennai 600014