Symposium in Bangladesh
The Feed the Future Innovation Labs for Nutrition and Horticulture proudly announces a Scientific Symposium on Agriculture to Nutrition Pathways and Technology Expo to be held on December 3-4, 2019 at Hotel Lakeshore, Dhaka, Bangladesh.
The symposium, supported by United States Agency for International Development (USAID), aims to provide a forum to Bangladeshi and other regional and international researchers, scientists, implementers and students to present, share, understand and adopt concrete evidence on factors along the agriculture to nutrition pathways. The symposium will also include a dissemination event of empirical findings from the Nutrition Innovation Lab’s research activities in understanding the potential for aquaculture and horticulture investments to transform nutrition within Bangladeshi households and assess the potential for programs that are co-located to maximize benefits.
The two-day event will feature the following:
- Keynote talks
- Scientific sessions
- Panel discussions
- Innovative agriculture value chain technologies exhibition
- Networking sessions
Call for Abstracts
You are invited to submit abstracts on research focused on agriculture – nutrition pathways. We welcome abstracts that cover cross-cutting and interdisciplinary research as well as those within-disciplinary boundaries that demonstrate their relevance to understand these complex pathways. Submitted abstracts should clearly link to one of the of symposium’s themes.
This year’s event is supported by USAID and co-hosted in collaboration with the Horticulture Innovation Lab at UC Davis and Helen Keller International.