Conference chairs & committee

prof. dr. samih abubaker

Prof. Dr. Samih Abubaker

Former Dean of the Faculty of Agricultural Technology,
Al-Balqa Applied University,
Jordan.

Email: samih_abubaker@yahoo.com

Professor Samih Abubaker is a farming systems and sustainability specialist. He was the Dean of the Faculty of Agricultural Technology at Al-Balqa` Applied University in Jordan from September 9, 2012 to September 7, 2016. He has over 30 years of experience in vegetable production, farming systems, sustainability, resources management, food security and poverty reduction. He received several short visits to universities around the world as a visiting fellow on teaching and development issues. Example universities include Rutgers, Washington State, Rostock, Technical Munich, Humboldt Berlin, and Bologna. He is an editorial board member and reviewer in several scientific journals, evaluator of mega research proposals for several national and international donors. Samih was a member of the Management Committee of the European Cooperation in Science and Technology (COST) Action FA 1105. He is serving as the chairman of the agro-environmental committee of the Jordan Society for Scientific Research (JSSR), a member of several national committees including organic farming, the national committee to oversee the school curriculum and others. He participated in more than forty international conferences and chaired the 11th Arab plant protection congress held in Amman, 2014. He has over sixty scientific publications and was awarded many prestigious medals and distinct shields for his outstanding contributions. Finally, Prof. Abubaker is always pleased to share knowledge and cultural integration to bring science and practice of sustainable agriculture a step forward.

Assoc. Prof. Siva K. Balasundram

Head of Department of Agriculture Technology
Faculty of Agriculture
Universiti Putra Malaysia
Malaysia.

Assoc Prof Dr Siva K Balasundram currently heads the Department of Agriculture Technology, Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM). He also serves as Country Representative of the International Society of Precision Agriculture (ISPA) and Executive Committee Member of the Asian Conference on Precision Agriculture (ACPA)

Siva earned his BS (Agronomy) and MS (Soil Chemistry) degrees from UPM in 1994 and 1997, respectively. In 1999, he was awarded a UPM scholarship to pursue a doctorate in Precision Agriculture at the University of Minnesota under the guidance of Prof Dr Pierre C Robert, who pioneered the development of Precision Agriculture in the USA and many other parts of the world. In September of 2003, he earned his PhD and began working as a Lecturer at the Department of Agriculture Technology, UPM. He was promoted to Senior Lecturer in 2007 and to Associate Professor in 2012.

Siva is a passionate teacher and researcher. His work quality is reflected in his teaching and research engagements and outputs. He has received encouraging scores in teaching evaluation by students (3-year average of 4.83 out of 5.00). He has brought in research grants in the amount of RM1,068,202 from nine (9) different projects over the past 18 years. He has authored/co-authored a total of seventy three (73) journal articles, forty five (45) proceeding papers, seven (7) book chapters and five (5) articles in professional magazines. He currently registers an Google Scholar h-index of 21. Additionally, he has two (2) copyrights and one (1) patent to his credit. He has also led twelve (15) consultancies and built several industry linkages as a scientific advisor/resource person.

Siva specializes in Precision Agriculture and has expanded his research interests into Digital Agriculture and Smart Farming.

Conference Convener

Mr. Isanka P. Gamage

Mr. Isanka P. Gamage

The International Institute of Knowledge Management, Sri Lanka
Hotline: +94 715 589 870 / +94 777 379 779
Tel: +94117992022
Email: isanka.gamage@tiikmedu.com

Conference Secretariat

agri conference secretariat

Mr. Keerthi Sri Chandana

#531/18, Kotte road, Pitakotte, Sri Lanka.
Hotline: +94 76 573 3737
Tel: +94117992022
Email: abstract@agroconference.com

Scientific Committee

The Scientific Committee consists of the experts in the field from many different countries in the world. The Committee Members evaluate your abstracts and provide insights to improve those further. According to the final decision given by them, you would be able to process further tasks for attending the conference.

Scientific Committee Members

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Mohammad-Shah-Jahan

Mohammad Shah Jahan

Department of Horticulture, Sher-e-Bangla Agricultural University,
Dhaka, Bangladesh.

Dr.-Majid-Alheidary

Dr. Majid Alheidary

Department of Agricultural Machines and Equipment, College of Agriculture,
University of Basrah,
Basrah, Iraq.

Dr.-M.-PRAKASH,-FISPP,-FNABS

Dr. M. PRAKASH, FISPP, FNABS

Professor (Crop Physiology)
Former Head, Department of Genetics and Plant Breeding,
Faculty of Agriculture, Annamalai University

Dr.-Chamila-Dias

Dr. Chamila Dias

Senior Lecturer
Centre for Environmental Studies & Sustainable Development
The Open University of Sri Lanka
Nawala.

Sewwandhi-Chandrasekara,

Sewwandhi Chandrasekara

1. Lecturer, Department of Agricultural Engineering, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Peradeniya
2. PhD Research Fellow, Sejong University, Seoul, South Korea.

Prof.-Andri-Cahyo-Kumoro,-PhD

Prof. Andri Cahyo Kumoro, PhD

Department of Chemical Engineering,
Faculty of Engineering - Universitas Diponegoro
Indonesia,

Ashutosh-Gupta

Ashutosh Gupta

Teaching Associate,
AKS University

Gabriel-Willie-Quansah

Gabriel Willie Quansah

Senior Research Scientist
Soil Research Institute
Academy Post Office
Ghana

Mandela-Alema

Mandela Alema

Laboratory and Analytical Services Division of CSIR - Soil Research Institute,
Ghana.

Dr.-Renu-Shah

Dr. Renu Shah

Assistant Professor
College of Social work
Nirmala Niketan
Mumbai.

Dr.-Karnjapan-Janthawornpong

Dr. Renu Shah

Faculty of Agro-Industry
Prince of Songkla University

Dr-Shanti-Kumar-Sharma

Dr. Shanti Kumar Sharma

Director Research, Directorate of Research, RCA Campus
Director, ICAR Centre for Advanced Faculty on Organic Farming
Technical Advisor to HVC
Maharana Pratap University of Agriculture & Technology
India

Agrico-member

Prof. Dr. Dwi Retno Lukiwati

Diponegoro University,
Indonesia

Dr-Mahendra-Singh-Pal

Prof. Mahendra Singh

G.B. Pant University of Agri. & Tech,
U. S. Nagar

DR-BAGUS-HERWIBAWA

Dr. Bagus Herwibawa

Diponegoro University,
Indonesia

Agrico-member

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Aris Winaya

University of Muhammadiyah Malang,
Indonesia

ROLAND-NUHU-ISSAKA

Dr. Roland Nuhu Issaka

Retired chief research scientist and chief editor
Soil Research Institute
Ghana

Agrico-member

Dr. Rakesh Tiwary

A N Sinha Institute of Social Studies,
India

Dr.-Emelda-A.-Ongo

Dr. Karnjapan Janthawornpong

Faculty of Agro-Industry
Prince of Songkla University
Thailand

Assoc.-Prof.-Wael-El-Zerey

Prof. Dr. Ir. Florentina Kusmiyati, M.Sc

Departement of Agriculture,
Faculty of Animal and Agricultural Sciences
Diponegoro University
Indonesia

Prof. Dr. Tamar Kacharava

Professor
Georgian Technical University
Georgia

Dr.-Nawaf-Abu-Khalaf

Dr. Nawaf Abu-Khalaf

Associate Prof,
Palestine Technical University - Kadoorie (PTUK), Palestine.

Dr.-Bidyuth-K.-Mahalder

Dr. Bidyuth K. Mahalder

Senior Programme Advisor
UN-FAO,
Bangladesh.

Assoc.-Prof.-Dr.-Akas-Pinaringan-Sujalu

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Akas Pinaringan Sujalu

Associate Profesor at Agrotechnology
Department-Agricultural Faculty,
the University of 17 Agustus 1945 Samarinda
East Kalimantan,
Indonesia

Dr.-Francisco-Felicilda-Buctot-Jr

Dr. Francisco Felicilda Buctot Jr.

Associate Professor Iv
Southern Leyte State University,
Philippines.

Abd-Mohamad

Abd Mohamad

Prof.Dr. at Horticulture & Lands & Landscape Design Department,
College of Agriculture & Forestry/Mosul University,
Mosul, Iraq.

Prof.-dr-hab.-Joanna-Mankiewicz-Boczek

Prof. dr hab. Joanna Mankiewicz-Boczek

Professor:
1. European Regional Centre for Ecohydrology of the Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland.
2. UNESCO Chair on Ecohydrology and Applied Ecology, Faculty of Biology and Environmental Protection, University of Lodz, Łódź, Poland.

Dr.-K.-MARIMUTHU,-MSc,-MBA,-PhD

Dr. K. MARIMUTHU, MSc, MBA, PhD

Professor
Department of Biotechnology,
Faculty of Applied Sciences,
AIMST University

Rinukshi-Wimalasekera

Rinukshi Wimalasekera

University of Sri Jayewardenepura,
Sri Lanka.

LILIK-SUTIARSO

Prof. Lilik Sutiarso

Department of Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering
Faculty of Agricultural Technology Universitas Gadjah Mada
Indonesia.

Dr.-P.-S.-Asha,-PhD

Dr. P. S. Asha, PhD

Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute,
Tuticorin Regional Station.

Neeraj-Verma,-Ph.D

Neeraj Verma, Ph.D

Associate Prof.
HOD & Dy. Director (Research)
Dept. of Agriculture Science
AKS University, Satna, MP,
India.

Dr.-Rekha-Vyas

Dr. Rekha Vyas

Zonal Director Research, Directorate of Research
Associate Director Communication Centre, DPM
Maharana Pratap University of Agriculture and Technology,
Udaipur (Raj.)- India.

Agrico-member

Dr. Agnieszka Bednarek

University of Lodz,
Poland

JERZY-MIROSŁAW

Asst. Prof. Jerzy Mirosław Kupiec

Poznań University of Life Sciences,
Poland

SHAMPI

Asst. Prof. Shampi

Jain AKS University,
India

Agrico-member

Dwi Retno Lukiwati

Diponegoro University,
Indonesia

Agrico-member

Dr.(Mrs).Loha Pradheeban

University of Jaffna,
Sri Lanka

Agrico-member

Dr. M.M. Mahusoon

Eastern University,
Sri Lanka

Agrico-member

Dr. Emelda A. Ongo

Associate Scientist
Department of Science and Technology
Philippines

Agrico-member

Assoc. Prof. Wael El Zerey

Lecturer
University of sciences and technology
USTO

Tamar-Kacharava

Dr. Basel Natsheh

Associate Prof. (Land and Water Resources Management)
Head of Environment and Sustainable Agriculture
Palestine Technical University - Kadoorie (PTUK), Palestine

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