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6th International Conference on Agribusiness Economics and Management (ICAEM2014)

The Office for Research, University of the Philippines Mindanao is inviting graduate students, faculty, and researchers to attend its 6th International Conference on Agribusiness Economics and Management (ICAEM2014). It will be held  on 2-3 September 2014 at the Waterfront Insular Hotel, Davao City. 

They are offering a special rate for paper presenters from the state universities and colleges (SUCs) and other government institutions.The registration is inclusive of lunch and snacks during the two-day conference conference kit, a copy of the book of abstracts, certificate and a conference dinner on the evening of September 2. Accommodation and travel are not included.

Special rate for SUCs:

Professional - PhP 2,500
Student- PhP 2,000

Abstracts may cover any topic within the field of agribusiness, whether the economics or management side of it. The organizing committee will group the abstracts into parallel sessions under the four main headings: Fisheries, Crops, Livestock and Poultry, and General Agribusiness.

Other research areas:

  • Environmental policy and resource management Technologies for crop and animal improvement 
  • Farm (crop/animal) and fisheries management 
  • Supply chain management 
  • Value chain analysis 
  • Food security, trade, and agricultural policy 
  • Consumer studies 
  • Agri-product development and innovation 
  • Entrepreneurship and agri-industry development 
  • Agricultural education and extension 
  • Anthropology of agricultural resources 
  • Women in agribusiness 


A few reminders: Please make sure that your abstract is (a) informative and can stand on its own without the full paper; (b) written in clear and concise English; (c) has no errors in spelling, grammar, or scientific facts; and (d) should contain no more than 250 words. Spell out all abbreviations at first mention and refrain from using citations. You may submit no more than two (2) abstracts for consideration in the conference.


For more details, please contact the Office if Research, UP Mindanao at (082) 293-1839, or email your concerns at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Deadline of submission:  30 May 2014.