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Third Announcement 16th International Conference of the East and Southeast Asia Federation of Soil Science Societies (ESAFS) March 26-29, 2024, Thai Nguyen University, Vietnam

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16th International Conference of the East and Southeast Asia Federation of Soil Science Societies (ESAFS)

            Thai Nguyen University (TNU), in collaboration with Vietnamese Society of Soil Science (VSSS), the East and Southeast Asia Federation of Soil Science Societies (ESAFS), will organize the 16th International Conference of the East and Southeast Asia Federation of Soil Science Societies (ESAFS 2024). It will be held at Thai Nguyen University’s Convention Center, on March 26-29, 2024.

         ESAFS conference is a series of scientific meetings organized every two years to share updated experience and knowledge among soil scientists all over the World, particularly within East and Southeast Asia countries. It is also a platform to promote Research & Development and disseminate the acquired knowledge and technology related to soil sciences. This series of ESAFS’s conference are organized to fulfill part of the above aims, rotates within member countries thus allowing equal participations of local soil scientists and fair site information exchange. Following the highly successful previous conferences held in Bangkok, Thailand (ESAFS 2017), Taipei, Taiwan (ESAFS 2019), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (ESAFS 2022), ESAFS 2024 will be held in Thai Nguyen city, Vietnam from March 26-29, 2024. ESAFS 2024 is the first time for Vietnam as an organizer.

        You are invited to participate in the 16th International Conference of the East and Southeast Asia Federation of Soil Science Societies (ESAFS), which will be held during March 26-29, 2024 at Thai Nguyen University, Thai Nguyen city, Vietnam.

The Organizers

Vietnam Society of Soil Science (VSSS),

The East and Southeast Asia Federation of Soil Science Societies (ESAFS),

Thai Nguyen University (TNU),

In collaboration with

Soils and Fertilizers Institute (SFRI),

Thai Nguyen University of Agriculture and Forestry (TUAF),

Thai Nguyen University of Education (TNUE),

International School of Thai Nguyen University (ISTNU).

ESAFS 2024 Theme: Healthy Soils for Sustainable Development

Symposium Objectives

- To share invaluable experience and knowledge among soil scientists all over the World, especially in East and Southeast Asia countries.

-  To promote active participation of member societies and networking.

- To contribute towards sustainable development in the region through harmonization of agriculture and environment.

Keynote Speakers

Symposium Topics

No

SymposiumTopics/Sessions

Board members of the Symposium Topic

1

Soil health (Principle and Practice)

 

Assoc.Prof.Tran Minh Tien – Vietnam (Session Chair)

Prof. Vu Nang Dung, President of VSSS

Dr. Nguyen Ngoc Son Hai

2

Soil Fertility and Plant Nutrient for Food safety

 

Prof. Steve Shirtliffe – Canada (Session Chair)

Prof. Hoang Thi Thai Hoa

Assoc. Prof. Nguyen Ngoc Nong

Dr. Ha Van Thuan – Canada

3

Soil Classification and Mapping, Soil Evaluation and Land Use

 

Prof. Nguyen The Hung, Vice-Chair ESAFS 2024

Dr. Nguyen Quang Hai

Prof. Nguyen The Dang

4

Soil Ecology, Biodiversity and Soil borne Diseases

Prof. Hoang Van Hung, Chair ESAFS 2024

Prof. Pham Van Toan

Assoc. Prof. Ho Ngoc Son

5

Soil Information and Digital Transformation

 

Assoc. Prof. Mai Van Trinh

Dr. Nguyen Van Hieu

Dr. Nguyen Thanh Hai

6

Mitigation and C-Sequestration in Soil/Plant System

 

Prof. Xiaoyuan Yan – China (Session Chair)

Assoc. Prof.  Pham Quang Ha

Dr. Umakant Mishra – USA

7

Land Use to Respond to Climate Change and Sea level Rise

Prof. Vo Quang Minh

Dr. Umakant Mishra – USA (Co-Chair)

Assoc. Prof.  Do Thi Lan

8

Soil Pollution, Soil Degradation and Remediation

 

Prof. Ravi Naidu – Australia (Session Chair)

Prof. Nguyen Manh Khai

Assoc. Prof. Mohammad Mahmudur Rahman, GCER, Australia

Dr. Ayanka Wijayawardena, GCER, UoN, Australia

Dr. Peter Sanderson, Tetra Tech Coffey – Australia

Dr. Kenny Yan, RCA – Australia

Dr. Ha Xuan Linh, ISTNU

Dr. Nguyen Ngoc Son Hai, TUAF

9

Land Governance for Sustainable Development

 

Assoc. Prof. Luu The Anh

Dr. Mai Van Phan

Dr. Nguyen Huy Trung

10

Upland Soil

 

Prof. Dang Van Minh – Vietnam (Session Chair)

Assoc. Prof. Dao Chau Thu

Dr. Nguyen Duy Hai

11

Submerged Soil: Use and Conservation

Prof. Phan Lieu

Assoc. Prof.  Pham Quang Ha

Prof. Nguyen The Dang

12

Land Policy in Food Safety Transformation System

 

Assoc. Prof.  Nguyen Van Bo

Dr. Mai Van Phan

Assoc. Prof.  Tran Minh Tien

13

Education, Extension on Soil Resources and Land Management

Prof. Nguyen The Dang

Assoc. Prof.  Tran Trong Phuong

Assoc. Prof.  Nguyen Ngoc Nong

Dr. Hoang Huu Chien

14

Serpentine Soils

 

Prof. Zeng-Yei Hseu – Taiwan (Session Chair)

Dr. Nguyen Quoc Dinh

15

Recent Advances in Soil Research

 

Dr. Umakant Mishra – USA (Session Chair)

Prof. Nguyen Ngoc Minh

Dr. Tran Huu Tuan – USA

 

Supporting Journals:

1. Science of the Total Environment Journal (Q1) 

2. Environmental Pollution Journal (Q1)

3. Soil Science Society of America Journal (SSSAJ) (Q1)

4. Pedosphere Journal  (Q1)

5. Environmental Science and Pollution Research Journal (Q2)

6. Journal of Soils and Sediments (Q2)

7. TNU Journal of Science and Technology ( Special Issue of ESAFS 2024, Discount Fee Apply for ESAFS 2024)

8. Vietnam Soil Science (Discount Fee Apply for ESAFS 2024)

 

ESAFS 2024'S ABSTRACT SUBMISSION STAGE 2

(LAST CALL FOR ABSTRACT SUBMISSION)

- Important Dates:

+ Abstract Submission (Stage 2): By November 30, 2023

+ Notification of Acceptance (Stage 2): Before December 10, 2023

+ Early Bird registration Extension: Before December 15, 2023

 

ESAFS 2024'S ABSTRACT SUBMISSION STAGE 1 (COMPLETED)

(Closed the List of Submitted Abstracts and Registered Participants Stage 1 on November 1, 2023)

- Important Dates:

+ Abstract submission (Stage 1): Before October 30, 2023

+ Notification of Acceptance (Stage 1): November 15, 2023

+ Early Bird registration: Before November 30, 2023

Preliminary Schedule:

Day, Date

Program

Monday, 25 March 2024

Arrivals, Registration and Welcome Reception

Tuesday, 26 March 2024

Opening Ceremony, Keynote Speeches, Lunch party,

In-conference Educational Trip, Dinner party

Wednesday, 27 March 2024

Symposium Topic Sessions, Poster Session, Conference Booth Displays, Closing Remarks, Gala Dinner

Thursday-Friday, 28-29 March 2024

Post-conference Field Trip (Departure from Thai Nguyen city to Ha Long Bay, Ha Long City)

Saturday, 30 March 2024

Departure

 

Symposium format:

The symposium consists of keynote speakers, oral presentation and poster presentation. Oral presentations will be selected based on the abstracts submitted.  A two-day symposium field tour is also planned.

Registration fees:

 

 

           Participants

Early Bird
(Before 30 Nov. 2023)

Normal Rate

(Dec. 1, 2023 to Feb. 15, 2024)

Onsite

Registration

(Feb. 16, 2023 to Mar. 16, 2024)

International Participants

USD 300

USD 400

USD 500

International Students

USD 100

USD 200

USD 350

 Post-Conference Tour

USD 220

USD 240

USD 260

Invited participants

 

Paid by Thai Nguyen University

Local participants

For further information, please contact: ESAFS 2024’s Conference Secretariat

Prof. Nguyen The Hung, (nguyenthehung@tuaf.edu.vn)

Dr. Duong Van Thao (duongvanthao@tuaf.edu.vn)

Dr. Nguyen Ngoc Son Hai (nguyenngocsonhai@tuaf.edu.vn)

Dr. Nguyen Thi Giang (nguyenthigiang@tuaf.edu.vn)

Website: http://esafs2024.tnu.edu.vn

  Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/esafs2024/

Email: esafs2024@tuaf.edu.vn

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