Throughout time, for little more than one hundred years, the "Ion Ionescu de la Brad" University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine University
has been and continues to be a centre of higher education and scientific research in agricultural sciences.
During this period, regardless of the historical circumstances and major changes that have occurred in the social development of the country,
the university has remained consistent with its mission, that of training specialists in agriculture, horticulture, animal husbandry, veterinary medicine and food engineering.
To accomplish its mission, great importance was given to scientific research by the academic staff and students of the university,
in collaboration with other universities, research institutions in the area from Romania and abroad.
Annually, for more than fifty years, the university has brought together experts in the fields of agriculture and food industry, with a view to finding
the best solutions that will lead to increased output, improved food quality and safety, enhanced environmental protection.
Organized under the auspices of the Ministry of National Education and Scientific Research,
the Life Sciences - a challenge to the future - which will
take place in Iasi, Romania, from 20 to 22 October 2016, aims to promote the latest results of research, development and innovation in various fields
of study related to life sciences as it also encourages the set-up of research centres of excellence in the field.
Once selected and reviewed by the Scientific Committee, the papers, preferably written in a foreign language, will be published, depending on the subject,
in the following journals indexed in international databases (BDI) (CAB International, Copernicus International, Genamics Journal Seek, SCIRIUS, DOAJ, AGRIS):
- "Lucrări ştiinţifice. Seria Agronomie" (ISSN 1454-7414),
- "Lucrări ştiinţifice. Seria Horticultură" (ISSN 1454-7376),
- "Lucrări ştiinţifice. Seria Zootehnie" (ISSN 1454-7368),
- "Lucrări ştiinţifice. Seria Medicină Veterinară" (ISSN 1454-7406).
For general information on the conference programme and registration policies and procedures, please go to the following
web address - www.uaiasi.ro/congres
We look forward to welcoming you to the International Congress organized by the Agronomical University of Iasi.
Prof. Vasile VÎNTU, PhD