International Conference on Plant and Soil Science

When: 26 – 27 June, 2019

Where: Abuja, Nigeria

What: The Conference will provide a platform for scientists, engineers, students, researchers and professionals from all over the world to meet and discuss recent innovations in plant and soil science. It also aims to provide a transformative professional development experience through sharing scientific knowledge and expertise in plant and soil science.

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The Biotechnology Society of Nigeria (BSN) Annual International Conference

When: 11 – 15 August, 2019

Where: Ibadan, Nigeria

What: The annual conference provides a platform for discussions and promotion of cooperation on all aspects of biotechnological development within research institutes, universities, government agencies, industries and related organizations. The theme of this year’s conference is ‘Biotechnology to enhance Food Security in sub-Saharan Africa’

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11th Triennial Conference of the African Potato Association (APA)

When: 25 – 29 August, 2019

Where: Kigali, Rwanda

What: The Conference objective is to promote the production and use of potato and sweet potato in Africa for enhancing food security and fighting malnutrition. The Conference allows the scientific and practicing members from more than 20 African countries to interact with other potato and sweet potato stakeholders through exhibitions, presentations and discussions. ‘Increasing Productivity and Nutrition Quality through Breeding’ will be among the themes of this year’s event.

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