The 12th International Conference of the East and Southeast Asia Federation of Soil Science Societie
The 12th International Conference
The East and Southeast Asia Federation of Soil Science Societies (ESAFS)
Rational utilization of soil resources for sustainable development
Nanjing, China
18-21, September, 2015
 
http://esafs2015.csp.escience.cn
 
 
Conference Registration
Registration includes full access to all conference symposia and lectures, welcoming reception, coffee breaks, meals, as well as Proceedings (abstract book) and other conference materials.
To be able to benefit discounted registration fees, your registration and full payment must have been received prior to the deadline listed below. If payment is not received prior to the deadline, the discount is not valid and will not be applied.

Themes of Sessions
We are calling for presentations (and ultimately papers) that address the following and other related topics. Suggestions are welcome.
1. Asia Soil Informatics
2. Paddy Soil and Sustainable Utilization
3. Soil fertility and Plant Nutrition
4. Soil Environment and Food Security
5. Amelioration of Problematic Soils and Rational Utilization
6. Green Gas Emission in Land Use and Climate Change
7. Soil Ecological and Biological Processes and Effects
8. Advanced Technologies in Soil Science Research
9. Research Frontiers on Microbiological and Biochemical Processes in Paddy Soil
10. High Yield of Rice under Sustainable Production
Invitation and Call for Papers
Invited and volunteer participants are invited to submit papers for presentation at the conference and publication in the Conference Proceedings. All the paper must be original works by the authors, not be currently under review in the same form by another outlet and not submitted elsewhere prior to the notification date. All abstracts can be uploaded via the conference website.
Decision on oral or poster presentation should be made before 20, June, 2015.
Poster presenters will bring their printed posters to the conference. Size of the poster should be A0 (84.1cm x 118.4cm), portray orientation. Each letter should be readable from 1 m distance.
Conference Programs
The conference is planned for 18 - 21, September, 2015, which will include technical sessions and one day tour. More details will be available soon.
The proceedings of the conference, including keynote talks, other talks, and results of the discussion sessions will be published as a book.
Scientific Committee
Dr. S. M. Imamul Huq (Bangladesh)
Dr. Ren-Fang Shen (China/Mainland)
Dr. Zueng-Sang Chen (China/Taiwan)
Dr. R.K. Rattan (India)
Dr. Yuswanda A. Temenggung (Indonesia)
Dr. Takashi Kosaki (Japan)
Dr. S. E. Lee (Korea)
Dr. Wan Rasidah Abdul Kadir (Malaysia)
Dr. Redia Atienza(Philippines)
Dr. R. S. Dharmakeerthi (Sri Lanka)
Dr. Audthasit Wongmaneeroj (Thailand)
Dr. Le Thai Bat (Vietnam)

Organizing Committee
Chair:
Prof. Ren-Fang Shen (Soil Science Society of China Institute of Soil Science, CAS)
Secretary General:
Prof. Xin Jiang (Soil Science Society of China Institute of Soil Science, CAS)
Members:
Prof. Liang-Ji Deng (Sichuan Agricultural University)
Prof. Jin-Shui Wu (Institute of Subtropical Agriculture, CAS)
Prof. Xing-Chang Zhang (Institute of Soil and Water Conservation, CAS & MWR)
Prof. Xu-Dong Zhang (Institute of Applied Ecology, CAS)
Prof. Bao-Guo Li (China Agricultural University)
Prof. Feng Hu (Nanjing Agricultural University)
Prof. Jian-Ming Xu (Zhejiang University)
Prof. Ming-Gang Xu (Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences)
Prof. Jian-Hua Xie (National Agricultural Technology Extension Service Center)
Prof. Gan-Lin Zhang (Institute of Soil Science, CAS)
Mr. Wei-Dong Yan (Soil Science Society of China)
Mrs. Chun-Xia Luo (Soil Science Society of China)
Mrs. Yu-Xia Jiang (Soil Science Society of China)
Dr. Rui-Juan Sun (Institute of Soil Science, CAS)
Dr. Nan Jia (Institute of Soil Science, CAS)
Organizers
The East and Southeast Asia Federation of Soil Science Societies (ESAFS)
Soil Science Society of China (SSSC)
Institute of Soil Science, Chinese Academy of Sciences (ISSCAS)
Sponsors
Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS)
Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC)
China Association for Science and Technology (CAST)
International Union of Soil Sciences (IUSS)
Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO)
*To be supplemented.
Contact Details
Mr. Wei-Dong Yan (Deputy Secretary General)
Soil Science Society of China
71 East Beijing Road, Nanjing 210008, China
Tel: +86-25-86881532
Email: yanwd@issas.ac.cn
Mrs. Yu-Xia Jiang (Abstract and Scientific Programme)
Soil Science Society of China
71 East Beijing Road, Nanjing 210008, China
Tel/Fax: +86-25-86881538
Email: sssc@issas.ac.cn
Dr. Ruijuan Sun (Invitation)
Institute of Soil Science, Chinese Academy of Sciences
71 East Beijing Road, Nanjing 210008, China
Tel: +86-25-86881507
Email: rjsun@issas.ac.cn
Dr. Nan Jia (Registration)
Institute of Soil Science, Chinese Academy of Sciences
71 East Beijing Road, Nanjing 210008, China
Tel: +86-25-86881028
Email: esafs2015@issas.ac.cn