SAFE2013, Padang, Indonesia
The 1st International Conference on Sustainable Agriculture, Food, and Energy (SAFE2013) in Padang, Indonesia (12-14 May 2013) is the premier forum for the presentation of technological advances and research results in the fields of Sustainable Agriculture, Food and Energy. The Theme of SAFE2013 is “ Improving the quality of life through Sustainable Agriculture, Food and Energy”.
The objective of the conference are: (1) To exchange and share the experiences,new ideas, sustainability concepts and research results on sustainable agriculture, foods cience & technology and energy; (2) promote collaboration in research on sustainable agriculture, foods and energy production; (3) To establish a regional network on sustainable agriculture, food science & technology and energy; (4) To increase awareness of the importance of living and working in manner that enhances the economic, environmental and social well being of our community through research, education, regional partnerships and community engagement.
This conference is a true international collaboration with many people involves accross the globe. There are 121 submissios from 8 countries outside Indonesia such as Malaysia, Thailand, Singapore, Japan, Sri Lanka, Australia, Germany, and Vietnam. SAFE2013 is co-organized with Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Ciemat Spain, Gifu University-Japan, Prefectural University-Japan, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia, Universiti Putra Malaysia, Nong Lam University Hochiminh City – VIETNAM, KingMongkut’s University Of Technology Thonburi–THAILAND, Kasetsart University-Thailand, Jember University-Indonesia, Syiah Kuala University-Indonesia, and Bakrie University-Indonesia.
In addition to the academic conference program, we have included an official launching of SAFE-Network . There are 16 persons from various institution in Asia Pacific have signed the declaration agreement of this network.