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 IMPORTANT DATES

February 28, 2015
Deadline for abstract submission

May 31, 2015
Deadline for abstract acceptance

July 15, 2015
Deadline for early-rate registration

October 30, 2015
Deadline for Registration

December 30, 2015
Deadline for full paper submission

November 15-18, 2015
Conference



HOTEL RESERVATION

Crowne Plaza Hotel
Ortigas Avenue Corner Asian Development Bank Ave., Quezon City, 1100 Philippines
Tel: 63-2-633-7222
Fax: 63-2-638-2927
Email: mnlcp@ihg.com

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Program

Program updates will be uploaded to the symposium website at regular intervals.
TIME NOVEMBER 15 TOPICS
08.00-17.00 Registration
TIME NOVEMBER 16 TOPICS
07.30-08.15 Registration
08.30-10.00 Opening Program
10.00-1030 Coffee Break
10.30-12.00 SESSION 1: Botany and Germplasm Taxonomy, biodiversity, breeding, varietal improvement, ecological adaptation, seed and plant propagation
12.00-13.30 LUNCH
13.30-15.00 SESSION 2: Production Technology Climate & soil, cropping systems, good agricultural practices (GAP), lowinput organic production, harvesting, postharvest, processing, good manufacturing practices (GMP)
15.00-15.30 Coffee Break
15.30-17.00 SESSION 3A: Nutrition and Health Traditional and alternative medicine, nutritional studies for improved health, nutritional quality, food safety
18.30-21.30 Dinner and Cultural Show
TIME NOVEMBER 17 TOPICS
08.30-10.00 SESSION 3B: Nutrition and Health Traditional and alternative medicine, nutritional studies for improved health, nutritional quality, food safety
10.00-10.30 Coffee Break
10.30-12.00 SESSION 4: industrial uses Livestock feed, alternative energy (biofuel) water treatment, cosmetics
12.00-13.00 Lunch Break
13.00-14.00 Poster Session
14.00-15.30 SESSION 5: Cross- Sectoral Issues Climate change, urban/peri-urban horticulture, farmer participation and community livelihood development, market, quality standards, international trade, microfinance
15.30-16.00 Coffee Break
16.00-17.00 Closing Program
TIME NOVEMBER 18 TOPICS
08.30-16.30 Field Tours