Agriculture Extension 2008

UPM, Serdang, Malaysia - This is a bi-yearly international event involving agriculture researchers, academicians, policy makers, extension practitioners, entrepreneurs and students.

The theme of the conference for this year is “Agriculture Sustainability Through Participative Global Extension”.


1. Bringing together local and foreign experts on agriculture extension and actual practitioners to discuss on policies, issues, prospects, strategies and other relevant activities pertaining to agricultural human capital development and society’s involvement in agricultural development and participative technology transfer

2. Promoting sustainable agriculture extension through regional collaboration and setting up of the Society of Professional Extension Experts within the Asian region.

Research & Development & Diffusion (R & D & D)
Cooperative Extension
Life Long Education for Agricultural Communities
ICT and Agricultural Extension
Extension Policy and Strategic Planning
Agro-Entrepreneur Development
Agro Community and Rural Development
Professionalism of Extension Workers
Agricultural Institutions, Systems and Delivery Models
Participative Technology Transfer
Urban Extension
Subject Matter Specialist Development (undergraduate, graduate and post –graduate
Agricultural Extension Education and in-service training)
Other related areas

Organised By
Centre for Extension, Entrepreneurship, and Professional Advancement (APEEC), Universiti Putra Malaysia, Serdang, Selangor, Malaysia

email : [email protected]

From 15 Jun 2008
Until 19 Jun 2008
Bangi-Putrajaya, Malaysia
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