Welcome to the 4th International Conference on Agriculture and Forestry
The International Institute of Knowledge Management (TIIKM) takes great pleasure in welcoming you to Colombo, Sri Lanka for the 4th International Conference on Agriculture and Forestry 2017 under the theme “Current Challenges and Future Perspectives of Agriculture.” It is one of the leading international conferences for presenting novel and fundamental advances in the fields of Sustainable Environment and Agriculture. It also serves to foster communication among researchers and practitioners working in a wide variety of scientific areas with a common interest in improving Agriculture related techniques.
Call for papers
The International Institute of Knowledge Management of Sri Lanka is excited to invite you to submit original manuscripts for presentation to the 4th International Conference on Agriculture and Forestry (ICOAF 2017) with the theme “Current Challenges and Future Perspectives of Agriculture”. Bringing out a perfect blend of two important domains of Agriculture and Forestry through the ICOAF 2017 will be a boundless place for researchers, Agriculturists, Bio-technologists, Bio Scientists, Policy Makers, young individuals and especially for industry specialists to fold together, share experiences, discuss research findings and take the novel knowledge for practical outcomes.
Through the ICOAF 2017 you will experience more networking opportunities with over 200 conference participants and community leaders from more than 30 countries meet to present and discuss important topics of Current Challenges and Future Perspectives of Agriculture designed by TIIKM. Furthermore, it will be a great opportunity to discover Sri Lanka with great hospitality.
Dr. Nafees MeahTopic : "Scientific Research as a Strategy for Achieving Sustainability in Developing Countries" South Asia Representative
International Rice Research Institute (IRRI)
Dr. Samih Abubaker (Keynote speaker)Former Dean,
Faculty of Agricultural Technology
Al-Balqa` Applied University,
Faculty of Agriculture,
University of Peradeniya,
ICOAF Session Chairs and Evaluation Panel Members
Session ChairsProf. Dr. Samih Abubaker , Al-Balqa` Applied University, Jordan Dr. Nafees Meah, South Asia Representative, International Rice Research Institute (IRRI) Prof. S. B. Navarathne, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka Dr. Priyan Perera, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka Dr. Rinukshi Wimalasekera, University of Cambridge, UK Dr. Irda Safni, Universitas Sumatera Utara, Indonesia Dr. Aris Winaya, University of Muhammadiyah Malang, Indonesia Dr. M. M. Mahusoon, Eastern University, Sri Lanka Dr. T. Ramanadane, , Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru College of Agriculture and Research Institute, India Dr. Maftuchah Masdoekie, University of Muhammadiyah Malang, Indonesia
Evaluation Panel MembersDr. Piumi De Abrew Abeysundara, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka Mr. Thilak Chandratilake, University of Sri Jayewardenepura, Sri Lanka
All accepted abstracts will be published in the conference abstract book with ISBN. All full papers will be accepted through a double blind reviewed process and will be published electronically with ISSN in proceedings with a DOI number (DOI prefix: 10.17501).
We will submit the proceedings to be indexed in the Thomson Reuters, SCOPUS, Mendeley, Google scholar and CiteULike for possible Indexing.
CABI is a leading global publisher producing key scientific publications where you get instant access to over 8.5 million records with over 380,000 abstracts added each year.
Agroecology and Sustainable Food Systems Publisher: Taylor and Francis Print ISSN: 2168-3565 Online ISSN: 2168-3573 Editor in chief: Prof.Stephen R. Gliessman, University of California, Santa Cruz, CA Indexed in Scopus & Thomson Reuters
Open Agriculture (Special Issue) Publisher: DE GRUYTER OPEN Online: ISSN: 2391-9531 Editors-in-Chief: Hans R. Herren, Millenium Institue, USA Vijay Singh, Texas A and M University, USA
International Journal of Environment
Publisher: Progressive Sustainable Developers Nepal (PSD-Nepal)
Online ISSN: 2091-2854
Editor-In-Chief: Govinda Bhandari, Nepal