Faculty of Agricultural Technology

Dr. Samih Abubaker [ Conference Chair ]

Former Dean, Faculty of Agricultural Technology,
Al-Balqa` Applied University,

Email:  samih_abubaker@yahoo.com 

Dean of the Faculty of Agricultural Technology at Al-Balqa` Applied University in Jordan from September 9, 2012 to September 7, 2016. Consultant of vegetable production systems and sustainability. Visiting Professor at universities including Rutgers, Washington State, Rostock, Technical Munich, Humboldt Berlin, and Bologna. Member of the Management Committee of the European Cooperation in Science and Technology (COST) Action FA 1105. Chairman of the agro-environmental committee of the Jordan Society for Scientific Research (JSSR). Chaired the 11th Arab plant protection congress, 2014. Participated in more than forty international conferences with over than sixty scientific publications. Editorial board member and reviewer in several scientific journals.


  • Abstract submission deadline
    24th May 2018
  • Early Bird registration deadline
    21st June 2018
  • PP Presentation due on or before
    02nd August 2018
  • Full paper submission deadline
    6th September 2018
Wayamba University Sri Lanka

Prof. D.C. Abeysinghe [ Conference Chair ]

Dean, Faculty of Agriculture and Plantation Management
Faculty of Agriculture and Plantation Management
Wayamba University of Sri Lanka

Prof. D.C. Abeysinghe graduated with B.Sc. (Agriculture) with a Second Class (Upper) Honours. majoring in Crop Science from the University of Peradeniya Sri Lanka in 1991. He obtained his M.Phil. degree from Postgraduate Institute of Agriculture, University of Peradeniya, Sri Lanka and a Ph.D. from University of Zhejiang, China in Bioactive compounds and functional foods. After his Ph.D. he diverted his research area to bioactive compounds and antioxidant activities of crops and developed research link with Herbal Division, Industrial Technology Institute (ITI) Sri Lanka. Prof. Abeysinghe became Head of the Department of Plantation Management in 2012 and activity involved in developing University as well as Faculty of Agriculture and Plantation Management by contributing his service as a Coordinator of Quality and Innovative Grant (QIG), a Deputy Coordinator of University Development Grant (UDG) and a Deputy Coordinator of UDG/External Degree. He contributed lot to develop soft skills of undergraduates of Wayamba University as a Director of Career Guidance Unit of the University. Currently he is serving as the Dean of the Faculty of Agriculture and Plantation Management, Wayamba University of Sri Lanka. He is working as a Director of B.Sc. (Plantation Management) External Degree program of the Wayamba University as well. His research programs are mainly focused on the study of health-promoting aspect of crops which involved with the bioactive compounds in crops and studies on bioactive compounds in crops and their bioactivity such as antioxidant, anti-bacterial, anti-fungus. Other research interest on tea agronomy and processing, crop physiology, agronomy of medicinal plants. He has published research articles in reputed international journals and he was awarded President Award for Scientific Publication in 2013 and NRC Merit Award for Scientific Publication in 2014.



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The Father of Economic Ecology
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Organic Agriculture
Cagayan State University

Dr. Romeo C. Clemente

Cagayan State University, Andrews Campus,
Tuguegarao City, Cagayan

Conference Convener

Mr. Isanka Gamage
Hotline: +94 715 589 870
TP : +94 113 098 521/2
Email: isanka.gamage@tiikmedu.com

Conference Coordinator

Mr. Viraj Mayadunna
Hotline: +94 773 417 366
TP : +94 113 098 521/2
Email: viraj@tiikm.com

Scientific Committee

  • Prof. Munir Aziz Turk, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Jordan
  • Dr. Hani Dmour, Al- Balqa’ Applied University, Jordan
  • Prof. Mahmoud kasrawi, University of Jordan, Jordan
  • Prof. Mahmud Duwayri, University of Jordan, Jordan
  • Dr. Mehraz Boolaky, University of Liverpool, Mauritius
  • Dr. Ria Nanda, KCC Institute of Tech & Mgmt, India
  • Prof. Ille C. Gebeshuber, Vienna University of Technology, Austria
  • Dr. Mustafa Nadhim Owaid, University of Anbar, Iraq
  • Assoc. Prof.  Wael El Zerey, Djillali Liabes University, Algeria
  • Dr. Hiren B. Soni, Institute of Science & Technology for Advanced Studies & Research (ISTAR), India
  • Dr. Rinukshi Wimalasekera, University of Cambridge, UK
  • Prof. M. Prakash, Annamalai University, India