“The 3rd Asia Pacific Symposium on Postharvest Research, Education and Extension”
Vietnam is an agricultural country with agriculture
accounting for 22% of GDP, 30% of exports and 60% of employment. In this, 70%
of the contribution is from the Mekong River Delta. Vietnam now is the world’s
3 largest exporter of cashew, rice and pepper. Therefore, Vietnam has the
honour to host The 3rd Asia Pacific Symposium on Postharvest
Research, Education and Extension.
Welcome to our website of THE 3rd ASIA
PACIFIC SYMPOSIUM ON POSTHARVEST RESEARCH, EDUCATION AND EXTENSION (APS 2014).
The conference will be held at the Victory Hotel, located in the centre of Ho
Chi Minh City, Vietnam from 8th to 11th of December,
The organizing committee would like to invite you to
participate and to submit an abstract for an oral or a poster presentation at
the conference. Being approved by Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development
of Vietnam, this event is co-organized by Vietnam Institute of Agricultural Engineering and Postharvest Technology
(VIAEP), in cooperation with the Nong Lam University, under the auspices of the International
Society for Horticultural Science (ISHS).
In this website, you
will find information about the program, the committees, the deadline, the
abstract and the paper guideline, the accommodation, the registration and other
events and news.
Vietnam is also well-known as a tourist destination and
we hope that you will find the time to visit some attractions like Phan Thiet –
Mui Ne, Da Nang, Hoi An, Phu Quoc island, Mekong River Delta to enjoy the real
Vietnam, its special cuisine, culture, handidraft and great natural beauty.
are looking forward to seeing you!