Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU) and Swedish International Agriculture Network Initiative (SIANI) are very pleased to announce that registration for our Agri4D 2017 Conference is open! The theme for this biannual conference is “Rural Transformation and Urbanization”.
This is a two day event for researchers and professionals working with and/or interested in agriculture for development. Master and PhD students, senior scientists, experts from social, political, soils, crops, natural resources and animal science, economy, forestry, horticulture, veterinary medicine etc. are encouraged to participate.
Keynote speakers and sessions
Keynote speakers to the conference include Rita Sharma (ICRAF), Bimbika Sijapati Basnett (CIFOR), Thomas Jayne (Michigan State University – MSU), Antony Chapoto, (Indaba agricultural policy research institute – IAPRI, Zambia), Pay Drechsel (International Water Management Institute – IWMI), Nighisty Ghezae, (International Foundation for Science – IFS), Luc Mougeot (International Development Research Centre – IDRC) and Ingrid Öborn (ICRAF and SLU).
We will have three parallel thematic sessions on each day of the conference. The poster session will open on the first day. For more detailed information, please see the conference program at the web page of the event here…