Updated on May 16, 2012

"Research to meet Global Challenges"

Welcome to the website of the International Symposium on Agriculture & Environment-2012 organized by the Faculty of Agriculture, University of Ruhuna in Sri Lanka. ISAE 2012 program will include invited keynote speeches, oral presentation sessions and a poster session.

The venue of ISAE 2012 is Faculty of Agriculture, University of Ruhuna and the official language of the symposium is English. Authors and participants are requested to visit this website for all periodic updates and important information about ISAE 2012.


Key Themes

Genetics, Molecular Biology and Biotechnology

Plant Sciences

Soil Science and Nutrient Management

Irrigation and Water Management

Farm Mechanization

Energy and Waste Management

Precision Agriculture

Indigenous Knowledge Systems

Wild Life, Forestry and Natural Resource Management

Livestock and Aquaculture

Agribusiness Management

Social Sciences and Communication

Food and Nutrition

Climate Change


Important dates/deadlines


Last date of submission of extended abstracts:          August 05, 2012

Registration:                                                                         September 30, 2012


Download Brochure, Poster and Information




Guidelines for the preparation and submission of extended abstracts

Example of Extended Abstract

Author Information Form

Important information for foreign participants

Sri Lankan visa



Sri Lanka Tourism

Map of Sri Lanka

Weather in Sri Lanka

Government of Sri Lanka official web portal


Symposium administration

ISAE 2012 is administered by a Symposium Organizing Committee chaired by the Coordinator. SOC is comprised of the Dean of the Faculty of Agriculture, Heads of Departments, Chairpersons of  all sub-committees of ISAE 2012 who are members of Academic Staff and administrative staff of the Faculty of Agriculture. If you need further information on ISAE 2012, please contact:

Dr. (Ms.) Nilantha De Silva

Coordinator-ISAE 2012

Tel: +94 (0) 41-2292200 Ext 358

E-mail: nilanthade@agecon.ruh.ac.lk


Prof. K.L. Wasantha Kumara

Secretary-ISAE 2012

Tel: +94 (0) 41-2292200 Ext 234

E-mail: wasantha@agbio.ruh.ac.lk

Contact information

For all correspondence regarding submission of extended abstracts, registration, travel information and accommodation, please contact:


Secretariat-ISAE 2012

Faculty of Agriculture

University of Ruhuna


Kamburupitiya 81100


Tel:     +94 (0) 41-2292200

Fax:    +94 (0) 41-2292382 or 2292384

E-mail:    ISAE2012@agri.ruh.ac.lk


web:        www.agri.ruh.ac.lk


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