PROGRAMS

 

6th Asian PGPR International Conference For

Sustainable Agriculture

Conference Hall, Tashkent, Uzbekistan

August 18-21, 2019

Technical program

 
Sunday, 18th August, 2019: Arrivals
All day Arrival at International Airport, Tashkent and Hotel transfers
14:00 - 17:00 Registration, (Hotel Uzbekistan, Tashkent)
18:00 - 21:00

Reception and Dinner

Ball Room Restaurant, Tashkent

Busses for Restaurant from Hotels at 17:30

Monday, 19th August: Day one
Inaugural Session
08:00 – 17:00 Registration continued (Conference Hall)
10:00 – 10:10 Local  Organizing Chairman – Welcome Remarks
10:10 – 10:20 Address by Chairman, Asian PGPR Society
10:20 – 10:45 Address by Chief Guest and Guest of Honor
10:45 – 11:00 Address by Representatives of the Sponsors
Group Photo & Health Break 11:00 - 11:30 am
SESSION I : 11:30 - 13:30 
PGPR & other Microbials as Biofertilizers:
Use in Sustainable Agriculture, Horticultural & Forestry
11:30 – 11:50 Keynote Talk
11:50 – 12:30 Invited Talks
12:30 – 13:30 Oral presentations
Lunch and Exhibition 13:30 - 14:30
SESSION II : 14:30 - 16:30
PGPR & Other Microbials as Biopesticides, Bioherbicides, Bioinsectides & Bionematicides
14:30 – 14:40 Keynote Speaker
14:40 – 15:30 Invited Speakers
15:30 – 16:30 Oral Presentations
Coffee Break, Exhibition, and Poster Session 16:30 - 17:00
SESSION III : 17:00 - 18:30
PGPR & other Microbials: Diversity, Ecology and Communities including Endophytes
17:00 – 17:15 Keynote speaker
17:15 – 17:45 Invited Talks
17:45 – 18:30 Oral Presentations
Tashkent City Tour (Buses from Conference Hall at 18:30)
Dinner (Hotel Uzbekistan, Ball Room) - 19:30 – 21:30
 
20th August, 2019: Day Two
SESSION IV: 09:00 - 11:00
PGPR & Other Microbials in the Management of Abiotic Constraints
09:00 - 09:15 Keynote Speaker
09:15 - 10:00 Invited Talks
10:00 – 11:00 Oral Presentations
Coffee Break and Exhibition, 11:00 - 11:30
SESSION V : 11:30 - 13:30
Mechanisms of Action of PGPR & other Microbials
11:30 – 11:45 Keynote Talk
11:45 – 12:30 Invited Talks
12:30 – 13:30 Oral Presentations
Lunch and Exhibition 13:30 - 14:30
SESSION VI: 14:30 - 16:00
PGPRs and other Microbials: Transfer Technologies to Fields
14:30 – 14:45 Keynote Talk
14:45 – 15:15 Invited Talks
15:15 – 16:00 Oral Presentations
Coffee Break, Exhibition, and Poster Session 16:00 -16:30
SESSION VII: 16:30 - 18:30
Bioinoculants/ Bioformulations: Development Strategies and Constraints
16:30 – 16:45 Keynote Talk
16:45 – 17:30 Invited Talks
17:30 – 18:30 Oral Presentations
 Gala Dinner and Best Poster Award Ceremony
(Ball Room, Busses front of Hotels at 18.30) 18:30 – 22:00
Transfer to the Hotels
 
21st August, 2019: Day Three
 SESSION VIII: 09:00 - 11:00
PGPR & other Microbials : Regulations and Issues related to Registration, Shelf Life
09:00 - 09:15 Keynote Talk
09:15 - 10:00 Invited Talks
10:00 – 11:00 Oral Presentations
Coffee Break 11:00 -11:30
 SESSION IX : 11:30 - 13:30
Commercial success stories of  PGPR and other Microbials, Transfer of Technologies – industry and Farmer’s Perspectives 
11:30 – 11:45 Keynote Talk
11:45 – 12:15 Invited Talk
12:15 – 13:00 Oral Presentations
Valedictory Session: 13:00 – 13:30
Presentation of Report by Organizing Secretary
Group Discussion and Deliberations
Lunch 13:30 - 14:30
 FIELD TOUR
Thursday, August 22
Departures