Perspectives Newsletter Spring 2022
Vol. 46, no.1 / Posted on June 16, 2022

pei harvesting

"Agricultural Sustainability and Food Security through
Precision Agriculture Technologies"

Charlottetown, PEI
24-27 July, 2022

https://csbe-scgab.ca/charlottetown2022

REGISTRATION REMINDER

Register before JUNE 27, 2022 to benefit from the early bird rate. You have until JULY 11 to register online.
Authors must register and make payment before JUNE 15, 2022 to be included in the program.

Registration fees and details:
https://csbe-scgab.ca/charlottetown2022-registration/information-and-fees

Book your accomodation soon! You have until JUNE 24 to get the special room rate at the Delta Hotel.
https://csbe-scgab.ca/charlottetown2022-lodging

 

GENERAL PROGRAM
Note: The final technical program will be available mid-June.

Keynotes
Professor David J. Mulla; Director of the Precision Agriculture Center, University of Minnesota, USA
Professor Arnold W. Schumann; Soil & Water Science, University of Florida, USA

Sunday July 24th
Registration
CSBE-SCGAB Council Meeting
Opening Reception

Monday July 25th
Plenary Session - Keynote Speaker
Technical Sessions
CSBE/SCGAB Annual General Meeting

Tuesday July 26th
Plenary Session - Keynote Speaker
Technical Sessions
Poster Session
Banquet and Award Ceremony

Wednesday July 27th
Technical Tour:

  • Agriculture Agri-Food Canada Research Station
  • School of Climate and Change and Adaptation - UPEI
  • Machinery Manufacturer Equipment
  • Wild Blueberry Processing Facility

More details on Program's webpage: https://csbe-scgab.ca/charlottetown2022-program

 
STUDENT COMPETITION

The Organizing Committee is pleased to announce a student competition for best oral and poster presentations! For graduate students presenting oral presentation the award committee will select:
  • Best (#1) graduate student oral presentation @$500
  • Second best (#2) graduate student oral presentation @$300
  • Third best (#3) graduate student oral presentation @$200
For graduate students presenting poster presentation the award committee will select:
  • Best (#1) graduate student poster presentation @$500
  • Second best (#2) graduate student poster presentation @$300
  • Third best (#3) graduate student poster presentation @$200

The students already had the chance to list their participation in the competition at the time of abstract submission. Awards will be announced Tuesday evening during the Banquet. 

Don't forget to register to be eligible for the competition!