UYO 2020

Conference theme : Agricultural Risks and Mitigation in Nigeria

Conference Venue: University of Uyo, Uyo, Akwa Ibom State

Conference Date : 19th – 22nd October, 2020

Conference Sub Themes

  • Handling Climate Change and Natural Resources Risks in Agriculture
  • Managing the effects of governance and policy risks in agriculture
  • Agricultural institutions and human capital risk handling
  • ICT, Cybercrime and Cyber Security in Agricultural Systems
  • Risks in crops, livestock and poultry production
  • Agricultural insurance and risks management
  • Risks of international trade and marketing
  • Agricultural research and extension risks and mitigation
  • Gender issues, risks and mitigation
  • Risks in the agricultural value chain and their mitigation
  • Agricbusiness risks and management
  • Risks in public agricultural schemes and programme
  • Emerging risks of globalization in the agricultural sector

Important dates

Abstract and full paper submission opens January , 2020

Paper Submission closes : April, 2020

Early Bird Registration Opens : March, 2020

Acceptance of Papers : May, 2020

Early Bird Registration Ends : August, 2020

Conference : 19 -22 October, 2020

Fees:

Conference Registration

Early Bird Registration

Members : #27,000

Students : # 13,000

Late Registration

Members : #30,000

Students : #15,000

All payments should be made through the NAAE Bank Account.

Account Name : Nigerian Association of Agricultural Economists (LOC-NAAE)

Account Number : 1015630521

Bank : Zenith Bank

Tellers of Payment should be scanned and sent to LOC via : loc@naaae.org.ng

Conference Time Table

Date

Event

Monday 19/10/2020

Arrival of Exco members & participant

Tuesday 20/10/2020

  1. Courtesy call
  2. Opening ceremony
  3. Investiture of fellows and Award
  4. Keynote Address

Wednesday 21/10/2020

  1. Plenary session
  2. Technical session
  3. Training on agricultural policy analysis
  4. Meet the Seniors

Thursday 22/10/2020

  1. Training of Students on (a) Data analysis (b) Scientific Paper writing
  2. Plenary Session 3
  3. Technical seesion
  4. Annual General Meeting
  5. Presentation of Certificate
  6. Closing ]
  7. Conference dinner

Friday 23/10/2020

Departure

 

 

For further enquiry, Contact

Chairman, Local Organising Committee Prof. Gabriel S. Umoh

Department of Agricultural Economics & Extension University of Uyo

Email: loc@naae.org.ng   +234-8033564817

Secreatry. Local Organising Committee Dr. Obot Dominic Akpan  +234-8032717955