It is pleasure to share with you that SOYCON-2014: International Soybean Research Conference organized during 22-24 Feb 2014 concluded with incredible success in terms of participation, scientific deliberations, exhibition of technologies and products. More than 400 soybean scientists, government officials, farmers, industry representatives and students from India, USA, Argentina, China, Hong Kong, Korea, Taiwan, Japan, Nigeria and Egypt participated in this mega event. I am thankful to the Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR) for aptly supporting this first ever effort of the Society for Soybean Research and Development and the Directorate of Soybean Research to organize a conference of this magnitude. I express my sincere appreciation and thanks to all the Key Note Speakers and Invited Speakers for their participation in SOYCON-2014 and sharing their experiences and accomplishments in soybean research. Other Scientists / Students / Industrialists making oral and poster presentations also deserve applaud. Generous support by various sponsors enabled us to host this International event in a befitting manner. Heartfelt thanks to all our valued sponsors. Learning from the experiences of SOYCON-2014 and confident of patronage from world soybean community, we shall strive to make future SOYCON still better and effective.