The Department of Bioscience, Asian Institute of Management & Technology organized a One day Symposium on “Bioresources and Renewable Energy” on 14th May, 2018. The Keynote speakers for the session were Dr. D. K. Jha, Professor , Department of Botany, Gauhati University, Dr. M. C. Kalita, Professor, Department of Biotechnology, Gauhati University, Dr. M. R. Khan, Associate Professor, Institute of Advanced Studies in Science & Technology (IASST), Baragaon, Guwahati and Dr. Supriyo Sen, Assistant Professor, Department of Life Science, Assam Don Bosco University, Sonapur. Students of various other Colleges/universities of this region like the Assam Don Bosco University, Cotton University, Handique Girl’s College, B.Borooah College, Pandu College participated in this event. The speakers at the event expressed their views on world energy crisis, its increasing prices and constant detoriation of the environment. The dignitaries highlighted the role of microbes in biodiesel production. The discussion also highlighted the abundant bioresources available in the North Eastern region of India and discussed on its proper utilization.The ultimate goal of the symposium was to discuss and learn about the utilization of the natural resources as an alternative for the fossil fuels.