"Third International Agronomy Congress" Organizing by Indian Society of Agronomy, New Delhi



Venue:  Indian Society of Agronomy, New Delhi
Title of Congress: “Third International Agronomy Congress”
Date of Symposium: November 26-30, 2012
Organized by: Indian Society of Agronomy, New Delhi
In Collaboration with : Indian Agricultural Research Institute, Indian Council of Agricultural Research and National Academy of Agriculture Sciences, New Delhi.
Major Themes
The theme of the third International Agronomy Congress will be “Agriculture Diversification, Climate Change Management and Livelihoods". Tentatively there will be following sub-themes for the congress. Each sub-theme will have a separate symposium.
·        Agronomy, Ecology and Climate Resilience
·        Diversification and Globalization of Agriculture
·        Best Management Practices with Conservation Agriculture
·        Integrated Farming Systems
·        Agronomy and Genetic Improvement for New Yield Frontiers
·        Taking Agronomy to Farmers through Public Private Partnership
·        Socio-Economic Issues and Livelihood Security
·        Agronomy Education for Meeting Future Challenges
·        Global Agronomy- Agronomy Beyond Borders.
Presentations:
There will be three categories of presentations:
·        Plenary
·        Invited
·        Poster
In addition, the Working Groups will deliberate on the topics of current specific interest in Agronomy
Important Dates:
Notice of Intent -31 January, 2012
Submission of Abstarct - 30 April, 2012
Acceotance of Paper/Extended Summary - 15 June, 2012
Registration Fee (without late fee)- 31 July, 2012
Receipt of full length invited papers - 31 August, 2012
Registration Fee:
Foreign Delegates:
·        Scientists - US $ 600 (After due date US$ 700)
·        Students/research Scholars -US $ 300 (After due date US$ 350)
·        Industry and Private Organizations -US $ 700 (After due date US$ 800)
·        Accompanying Member- US $ 300
Indian Delegates:
·        Scientists – Rs. 8,000 (After due date Rs. 10,000)
·        Students/research Scholars - Rs. 4,000 (After due date Rs. 5,000)
·        Industry and Private Organizations - Rs. 10,000 (After due date Rs. 12,000)
·        Accompanying Member- Rs. 3000
Accommodation: 
The registration fee does not include accommodation charges. Limited accommodation is available in the goverment guest houses. Most of the delegates will have to stay in hotels