"To encourage the holistic approach to problems and to promote the progress and development of science and technology through research and publication, and the outcome is to be for regional agricultural development." -ISSAAS' main objective

ISSAAS 2019
International Congress & General Meeting 2019
“Reshaping Agriculture for Sustainable Development”
Universiti Putra Malaysia, Selangor, Malaysia
18 – 20 October 2019

FIRST ANNOUNCEMENT

The International Society for Southeast Asian Agricultural Sciences (ISSAAS) was established in 1994 to strengthen corporation among agricultural scientists in Asia, particularly Southeast Asia and to bring together groups of professionals from many different countries with common interests in development of the regions. ISSAAS members have made great strides on the regional and world stage through their contributions to agriculture science and rural development. Many countries and universities have gained valuable experience from the practice of holding annual meeting and international conferences around the regions, particularly in Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, Philippines, Thailand and Vietnam. ISSAAS is organizing International Congress and General Meeting 2019 which will be held at Universiti Putra Malaysia, Selangor, Malaysia. The objective of the Congress is to provide a platform for discussion on reshaping agriculture for sustainable development, as well as to provide formal and informal networking opportunities among scientists, professionals, researchers, and officers working in agriculture-related agencies.

Call for Abstracts
In collaboration with Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) and the Society for Agricultural Education Research Development Abroad (SAEDA), ISSAAS is inviting all members to submit scientific abstract for oral and poster presentations addressing the following disciplines:
i. Plant Production and Environmental Agriculture
ii. Agricultural Chemistry
iii. Aquatic Science
iv. Forest and Forest Product Science
v. Agro-Engineering/Agricultural Engineering
vi. Animal Science /Animal Production
vii. Entomology
viii. Plant Pathology /Plant Protection
ix. Agricultural Extension
x. Agribusiness / Agricultural Economics
xi. Crop Science / Plant Science
xii. Smart Farming / Digital Agriculture

Recommended Accommodation
1. Palm Garden Hotel
2. Le Meridien Putrajaya
3. Putrajaya Marriot
4. Philea Mines Beach Resort 
5. Place2Stay@The Mines 
6. Sun Inns Hotel D’Mind 
7. RHR Hotel @ Uniten 
8. De Centrum Residence (book via agoda.com or booking.com)

Important Dates

Start of abstract submission / Registration 1 Apr 2019
Deadline of abstract submission 15 Aug 2019
Deadline of registration and registration fee payment 30 Sept 2019
ISSAAS board meeting (6pm) 17 Oct 2019
International Congress & General Meeting 18 -19 Oct 2019
Conference trip 20 Oct 2019
Departure of Participants 21 Oct 2019

Registration Fees

• Local member: RM600
• Local non-member: RM700
• Local student member: RM400
• Local student non-member: RM500
• International member: USD150
• International student member: USD100
• Non-member: USD180 Optional Fees:
Conference Trip: USD35
(Accompanying person: USD40)

Further Information

The ISSAAS Secretariat

Phone: +603-8947 4936 / 4899

Email: issaas2019.upm@gmail.com

Website: www.issaas2019.com