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ICALS 2017 : 19th International Conference on Agriculture and Life Sciences

Durban, South Africa
January 12 - 13, 2017

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Conference Venue

Holiday Inn Express Durban Umhlanga
2 Ncondo Place, Cnr Ncondo Place & Ntusi Road,
off Umhlanga Rocks Drive
Umhlanga, Durban, 4320, South Africa
Conference Code: 17ZA01ICALS

Conference Aims and Objectives

The ICALS 2017: 19th International Conference on Agriculture and Life Sciences aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Agriculture and Life Sciences. It also provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the fields of Agriculture and Life Sciences.

Call for Contributions

All honorable authors are kindly encouraged to contribute to and help shape the conference through submissions of their research abstracts, papers and e-posters. Also, high quality research contributions describing original and unpublished results of conceptual, constructive, empirical, experimental, or theoretical work in all areas of Agriculture and Life Sciences are cordially invited for presentation at the conference. The conference solicits contributions of abstracts, papers and e-posters that address themes and topics of the conference, including figures, tables and references of novel research materials.WASET

Conference Proceedings

All submitted conference papers will be blind peer reviewed by three competent reviewers. The post conference proceedings will be abstracted and indexed in the International Science Index , and submitted to be indexed in the Google Scholar, Scopus and Thomson Reuters. The conference abstracts and proceedings book, CD and certificate of presentation will be distributed to participants at the conference registration desk.

Special Journal Issues

ICALS 2017 has teamed up with the Special Journal Issue on Agriculture and Life Sciences. A number of selected high-impact full text papers will also be considered for the special journal issues. All submitted papers will have the opportunity to be considered for this Special Journal Issue. The paper selection will be carried out during the peer review process as well as at the conference presentation stage. Submitted papers must not be under consideration by any other journal or publication. The final decision for paper selection will be made based on peer review reports by the Guest Editors and the Editor-in-Chief jointly. Selected full-text papers will be published online free of charge.

Conference Sponsor and Exhibitor Opportunities

The Conference offers the opportunity to become a conference sponsor or exhibitor. To participate as a sponsor or exhibitor, please download and complete the Conference Sponsorship Request Form.

Important Dates

Abstracts/Full-Text Paper Submission Deadline   November 30, 2016
Notification of Acceptance/Rejection   December 5, 2016
Final Paper (Camera Ready) Submission & Early Bird Registration Deadline   December 10, 2016
Conference Dates   January 12 - 13, 2017

Important Notes

Please ensure your submission meets WASET's strict guidelines for accepting scholarly papers. Downloadable versions of the check list for Full-Text Papers and Abstract Papers.

Please refer to the Paper Submission GUIDE before submitting your paper.

Selected Conference Papers

1) Impact of Egypt’s Energy Demand on Oil and Gas Power Systems Environment
Moustafa Osman Mohamed
2) Seasonal Influence on Environmental Indicators of Beach Waste
Marcus C. Garcia, Giselle C. Guimarães, Luciana H. Yamane, Renato R. Siman
3) Rotorcraft Performance and Environmental Impact Evaluation by Multidisciplinary Modelling
Pierre-Marie Basset, Gabriel Reboul, Binh DangVu, Sébastien Mercier
4) Detecting Tomato Flowers in Greenhouses Using Computer Vision
Dor Oppenheim, Yael Edan, Guy Shani
5) Combinatory Nutrition Supplementation: A Case of Synergy for Increasing Calcium Bioavailability
Daniel C. S. Lim, Eric Y. M. Yeo, W. Y. Tan
6) Mechanical Strengths of Self-Compacting Mortars Prepared with the Pozzolanic Cement in Aggressive Environments
M. Saidi, I. Djefour, F. Ait Medjber, A. Melouane, A. Gacem
7) Identifying E-Learning Components at North-West University, Mafikeng Campus
Sylvia Tumelo Nthutang, Nehemiah Mavetera
8) 21st Century Biotechnological Research and Development Advancements for Industrial Development in India
Monisha Isaac
9) The Influence of Congruence between Incentive System and Locus of Control on Team Performance: An Experiment
Siti Mutmainah, Slamet Sugiri
10) A Review on Applications of Nanotechnology in Automotive Industry
Akshata S. Malani, Anagha D. Chaudhari, Rajeshkumar U. Sambhe
11) Enhancement of Environmental Security by the Application of Wireless Sensor Network in Nigeria
Ahmadu Girgiri, Lawan Gana Ali, Mamman M. Baba
12) 50/50 Oil-Water Ratio Invert Emulsion Drilling Mud Using Vegetable Oil as Continuous Phase
P. C. Ihenacho, M. Burby, G. G. Nasr, G. C. Enyi
13) The Study of the Mutual Effect of Genotype in Environment by Percent of Oil Criterion in Sunflower
Seyed Mohammad Nasir Mousavi, Pasha Hejazi, Maryam Ebrahimian Dehkordi
14) Enhance Indoor Environment in Buildings and Its Effect on Improving Occupant's Health
Imad M. Assali
15) A Reference Framework Integrating Lean and Green Principles within Supply Chain Management
M. Bortolini, E. Ferrari, F. G. Galizia, C. Mora