CfP: Conference on Geospatial Technologies in Agriculture at ICAR- NAARM Hyderabad [Feb 20-21]: Submit by Dec 10: Expired

ICAR-NAARM takes the privilege to invite Scientist, Faculty, Senior Technical Officers and research students from ICAR institutes, State Agricultural Universities, general universities and KVK’s, delegates and exhibitor’s from across the country to National Conference, to be held during February 20-21, 2020 at this academy.

The conference will be focusing on the theme of Geo-spatial Technologies in Agriculture. Agriculture faces many challenges, making it more and more difficult to achieve higher agricultural productivity on existing natural resources and making it more vulnerable to climatic extremes. Geospatial tools can help raise productivity, improve efficiency across agriculture and allied sectors.

This conference a common forum to discuss and deliberate some of the most challenging issues, new areas and upcoming technologies with stakeholders who are engaged in implementing these projects. The conference methodology would be interactive one including plenary sessions, demos and presentations. It will also give opportunities for one to one interaction, group discussions and networking.

  • Crop estimation, growth & yield modeling, and progress & condition monitoring
  • Precision farming, Remote Sensing and Agri GIS
  • Remote-sensing based agricultural disaster monitoring, assessment, and mitigation
  • Remote sensing monitoring and modeling on agricultural greenhouse gases
  • Water resource planning and management, irrigation and water usage
  • Agricultural product tracking and food security
  • Seed/crop/plant disease detection, monitoring and assessment
  • Integration of RS, GIS and GPS (3S)
  • Cloud computing, web services and portal in geospatial applications
  • Agricultural big data processing and storage
  • Wireless and mobile GIS for agricultural field work
  • GIS in Business Decision Making
Target audience

Scientist, faculty members and research scholars from Research Institutes, Universities, KVK’s, NGO’s, corporates in the following disciplines:

  • Agricultural Science
  • Plant Science
  • Animal Science
  • Fisheries science
  • NRM
  • Business management
Important dates
  • Submission of abstracts: 10 December 2019
  • Submission of full-length paper: 10 January 2020
  • Last date for registration: 10 February 2020
  • Delegates (Scientist/ Faculty/Corporate firms /Others): Rs. 3000- 6000
  • Students/ Research scholars (Certificate from the institution to be submitted): Rs 1500- 3000

Email: trainingunit[at]naarm.org.in
Telephone: +91-40-24581310/429

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