Dr. Farshid Talat had his BSc. degree in Agronomy and Plant Breeding from Urmia University in 1997, Iran and then earned MSc. degree in 1999 from Tehran University, Iran in Plant Breeding-Biotechnology. He earned his Ph.D from Chinese Academy of Sciences in the field of Biotechnology-Genome Sequencing in 2014.He was appointed as a research scientist of the Agricultural Research, Education and Extension Organization (AREEO) of Iran since 1999 till now and he has more than 80 papers in the field of plant breeding, plant architecture, biotechnology and bioinformatics and supervised more than 25 MSc students. His research interests are statistical data analyses, genomics, genetics, plant breeding, biotechnology, bioinformatics and bio data analyses.
Prof. Arun M. Patokar has 12 Years of experience in Academics, Industry, and Research. He has published total 17 numbers of papers in national & International conferences & journals, also he worked as reviewer for international conferences held in China, Japan and India, he is on editorial board member panel of 4 journals form India and itley, He is currently working as Assistant Professor & Head of Electronics an d Telecommunication Department of STC, School of Engineering & Research technology, Shegaon. His research interests are Precision Agriculture, soil nutrients identification and measurement, utilization of water in farm field by deploying sensor network to monitor and control. He is currently working on plant disease identification using computer vision.
Dr. Ch.Rajendra Subudhi, Professor, Dept of SWCE, CAET, OUAT, Bhubaneswar, born in Khallikote of Ganjam district of Odisha, He completed his B.Sc (Ag.Engg &Tecy.) and Ph.D. from, OUAT, Bhubaneswar during 1983 and 2017 respectively, he completed his M.Tech (Water Resources Development and Management ) from IIT , Kharagpur during b1984-85. He joined as Junior Scientist (Engg.) during the year 1985 and got Asso.Professor cadre during 1990 and Professor during 2017. He has got 486 publications to his credit among them 94 were different International and National Journals. He received 14 different in International, National and State level.
Dr. Asad AlKhader has completed his PhD in Horticulture and Crop Science from University of Jordan in 2012; MSc in Soil and Irrigation from the same university. He is working as a Researcher on soil water and nutrient management issues at National Center for Agricultural Research and Extension (NCARE). He has published five papers in reputed journals and has been serving as a member of fertilizer committee in his country (Jordan). He is also disseminating new irrigation and fertigation technologies among farmers through a pilot project implemented in irrigated areas in Jordan.
Dr. P.Kalidas is working as Principal Scientist at ICAR IIOPR, India for the last 25 years. He acted as subject matter expert for various Universities for the selection of faculty members as well as Career Advancement Schemes. He has delivered an invited talk on “Current status of oil palm fruit set in India” in the mini seminar of ISOPA – MPOB 2019 held in KLCC, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. The concept of more crop per area i.e. increasing productivity is clubbed with the profitability per unit area by adopting cost economic practices that give sustainability to the individuals, social system as well as environment.
Dr. Aprajita Srivastava is the Director of World Development Foundation, New Delhi. She executes local & overseas partnerships, MOUs and supervises implementation of major projects. She was associated with implementation of project for empowering poor and marginalized farmers by educating them in use of technology for enhanced yield of their produce, under the project, “Agriculture Knowledge Dissemination System”. Her interest is to use ICT and mass media to provide the opportunity for citizens to express themselves socially, culturally, politically and spiritually, thus preparing every member of the community to participate in decision-making.
Dr. Zakaria Fouad Fawzy - Professor - National Research Centre and Assessor in Egyptian Accreditation Council. He is coordinator of the Global Alliance for Climate Smart Agriculture and also member of Chinese Arab Technology Transfer Centre. He is the first Egyptian researcher attended of the talented young scientist program in China. Also, he is Assessor in the Egyptian Accreditation Council. His Research interests are Climate change, Climate Snart Agriculture, Horticulture crops, Organic agriculture Crop Management, Soil management, Soil Fertility and Plant Nutrition, Agricultural Education, Land use, Crop Production.