A Skill Development Program on “Pre-processing and drying of fish” was conducted at Engineering Division of ICAR-CIFT during 27-29 August 2019. The training program was attended by 25 participants from Kerala,Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh who were entrepreneurs interested in solar fish drying. The training programme was inaugurated by Dr. Amulyakumar Mohanty, Principal Scientist and Head, Division of Extension Information and Statistics, ICAR-CIFT. The training program covered areas related to pre-processing, drying, quality evaluation, packaging of dried fish and fishery waste management. Participants were also given an opportunity to visit and acquaint with the Agri-Business Incubation process of CIFT developed technologies. A Business to Business (B2B) meet was conducted with the empanelled list of manufacturers of CIFT solar dryers and participants who were interested to establish solar fish dryer. The valedictory programme was presided by Dr.Suseela Mathew, Director-in-charge, ICAR-CIFT in presence of and other staff of CIFT.