5th International Rice Congress
15 October 2018 - 17 October 2018
Location: Marina Bay Sands, Singapore
The 5th International Rice Congress (IRC2018) is the biggest gathering of thought leaders, scientists, policymakers, agriculture experts, and technology providers from the world of rice research.
Participants are invited to a side session on rice fortification on Wednesday, 17 October, from 14:30 to 18:00. The main topics will be:
- Rice fortification evidence and technology
- Program experiences and opportunities
Held every four years, it provides a venue for all players in the rice industry to meet, share, and learn about the latest game-changing innovations, cutting-edge technologies, and crucial policies shaping the future of the globe's most important staple crop.
IRC 2018 features the International Rice Research Conference (IRRC 2018) and the 8th Rice Genetics Symposium (RG8).
The International Rice Research Conference (IRRC 2018) revolves around the following themes:
Disruptive Technologies and Innovations
Sustainable and Equitable Farming Systems
Climate Change and Environmental Sustainability
Pathways to Health and Nutrition
Social Inclusion and Gender Equality
Food Systems for the Future