SLCARP International Agricultural Research Symposium is scheduled on 13th & 14th August 2018 with the participation of about 250 national and international participants. Venue will be Taj Samudra Hotel in Colombo. Keynote speaker is Dr. Matty Demont, Senior Economist & Head, Social Science Division, International Rice Research Institute, Philippines and he accepted the invitation.
Altogether 142 Research Abstracts were received. Total accepted were 87, 14 rejected, 03 withdrawn and 38 in the final review process. Of the total, 06 abstracts from India, Nepal and China, five invitation letters were sent to the accepted foreign participants.