International Scientific Symposium



We have the honour to invite you to participate at the International Scientific Symposium "MODERN ANIMAL HUSBANDRY – FOOD SAFETY AND DURABLE DEVELOPMENT", held during October 18th-19th, 2018 by Faculty of Animal Sciences, from University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine "Ion Ionescu de la Brad" from Iasi.
 This scientific meeting reunites at each edition prestigious personalities of academic and research environments, as well as specialists and practitioners. Symposium is a good opportunity to promote the newest achievements within the field, to stimulate the innovative creativity and development of partnerships in order to realise European projects and programmes. Therefore knowing your interest in domain and your professional prestige, we are pleased to invite you to attend at the proceedings of the scientific symposium.
 This international scientific meeting will deal with actual problems from different domains, specific to animal breeding, aquaculture and sustainable development, from five-angled perspective:
  • Fundamental sciences in animal breeding;
  • Technologies applied in animal breeding;
  • Capitalization of animal productions;
  • Aquaculture and fishery;
  • Tourism and catering.


   The papers accepted by Scientific Committee, written in English, will be burned on CD, and the based on actual research themes and which enlightened valuable scientific results will be included in volume Lucrari stiintifice - Seria Zootehnie (journal quoted CNCSIS B+ and indexed in CAB - abstract, CAB - full text, DOAJ, INDEX COPERNICUS, AGRIS, SCIRIUS DATABASE, GENAMICS), published under the auspices of "Ion Ionescu de la Brad" University Press - Print ISSN 1454-7368 and Electronic e-ISSN 2067-2330.


   Papers will be presented in Romanian and in English languages.


Important deadlines

 Deadline for abstract submission   01st September 2018
 Notification regarding acceptance or rejection of abstracts  05th September 2018
 Deadline for paper submission   15th September 2018
 Notification regarding acceptance or rejection of papers   25th September 2018
 Participation fee  100 €, until 15th September 2018 
 Registration fee  150 €, until 01st October 2018 
 Participation fee for PhD students (*the fees do not include the folder with the documents for the Congress)   50 €
 Participation fee for accompanying persons   50 €

Registration fee covers:

 - Portfolio with conference programme and promotional materials;
 - CD with symposium proceedings;
 - Attendance of participants to all sections and workshops;
 - Gala dinner.


The fee amounts in EURO will be paid at:

Bank: BRD - Groupe Société Générale Iasi
Beneficiarry: USAMV Iasi
Transfer message: Payment for Facultatea de Zootehnie, Simpozion Stiintific 2018
Address: Iasi, Str. Palat, Nr. 11 - Romania
IBAN code: RO31BRDE240SV60462352400 
CIF: 4541840


 The Animal Sciences Faculty from the University of Agricultural Sciences and Veterinary Medicine Iasi organizes every year a Scientific Conference. This traditional event is very appreciated by Romanian Academic community. The complex themes come from all domains which have practical contributions to agricultural development and to improve rural people’s life. Each edition represents an important scientific event and a good opportunity to promote the research results from agricultural domain.
 The aim of this conference is to make easier the integration of specialists from European Union in international scientific community and to raise the visibility of their contribution. Each edition offers to the participants more information about present and future international activity from their fields of interest. The directly participation of representatives from the academic and business societies from many countries will allow the theoretical and practical solutions to be spread and implemented.
 The scientific conference is organized yearly, in April, and reunites participants from Romania and from other countries. All papers are reviewed by recognized specialists from Romania and from other countries. There will be published only the papers with scientific quality, which fulfill the specific areas of symposium sections.


Harta Europa   Geographical Location. Romania is situated in the central part of South Eastern Europe, on the lower Danube, which has its output on the Black Sea.
Area of Romania is 238,391 km2.
Borders: in North East - Ukraine, in the East - Republic of Moldavia, in the South East - Black Sea, in the South - Bulgaria, in the South West - Serbia and in the West - Hungary.
Romania's climate is moderate continental type with multi-average temperatures in April of between 10 and 200C and a pluviometric between 28 and 65 l / sqm.
International Airports: Bucharest, Iasi, Tg. Mures, Cluj, Timisoara
Iasi climitate, in April, is soft with day temperature of 15-190C and night temperature 8-100C. Rain regime record higher values in this month.



Harta-Iasi   Geographical position makes that Iasi offers a unique image. Is located in the North Eastern country and lies on seven hills slow, like Rome City (
By air: Iasi International Airport (IAS)- Iasi is served by daily flights from Bucharest and Timisoara as well as connecting flights from cities in Western Europe (
By train: Iasi Train Station (
By bus: International Bus Companies serving Iasi: Eurolines, Atlassib, Doublet T (
By car. Road information:
Accommodation: Iasi city comprises multiple accommodation places (




Palace of Culture
Palace of Culture
  Address: Piata Stefan cel Mare si Sfant nr 1.
Open: Tue. - Sun 10:00am - 5:00pm; closed on Mondays Free admission (not including museums). This remarkable construction (1906-1925), built in flamboyant neogothic style, stands partly on the ruins of a medieval royal court mentioned in documents dating from 1434. Today, the 365-room palace houses the Gheorghe Asachi Library and four of the city's museums: the Moldavian History Museum, the Ethnographic Museum, the Museum of Art and the Museum of Science and Technology (see museum details). The interior décor, with the lavish furnishings and magnificent staircase of the entrance lobby, can be admired free of charge, but tickets are required for entry to the museums.




National Theatre
National Theatre
  Address:Str. Agatha Barsescu 18.
Built in the late 19th century on the site of the old City Hall, this is one of the most elegant buildings in Romania. The architects were the Viennese Feller and Helmer who later built theatres in Cernauti and Sofia. Richly decorated in French-eclectic style, the theatre has one of the most splendid auditoriums in the country. It can seat 1,000 people and the acoustics are excellent. The theatre bears the name of the company's founder, Vasile Alecsandri (1821-1890), a renowned Romanian poet, playwright, politician and diplomat.




Traian Hotel
Traian Hotel
  Address: Piata Unirii 1.
Built in neoclassical style in 1879 by an engineer, G. Fragneau, who worked with G. Eiffel & Co. in Paris (yes, the Eiffel who designed the Eiffel Tower), the hotel was one of the first in Europe to be molded on a metal frame. Throughout the years, many foreign diplomats and other personalities have stayed at the Traian.
In 1934, Greta Garbo spent some time here in secret during her love affair with John Gilbert.




Metropolitan Cathedral
Metropolitan Cathedral

Address: Blvd. Stefan cel Mare si Sfant 46
Open: Mon. - Sun. 9:00am - 8:00pm, Free admission
Built in Italian Renaissance style, the St. Paraschiva Metropolitan Cathedral is the largest Orthodox church in Romania. Construction began in 1833 and ended in 1839, but its cupolas fell and the church remained in ruins until 1880, when, with the help of the Foundation of King Carol I, work started again, lasting until 1888. The vast interior was painted in 1887 by Gheorghe Tattarescu and the stained glass windows were completed by a Bavarian factory in Munich.




Cetatuia Monastery
Cetatuia Monastery
  Conceived as place for retreat and armed resistance, Cetatuia Monastery was built between 1669 – 1672 by the ruler Gheorghe Duca. For this reason, the exterior wall has fortifications with towers on the corners. Inside the walls, there are cells, the kitchen, the abbey with the refectory, cellars for the wine obtained from its own vineyard and ruler’s house with the Turkish bath. In the southern side, there can be find the gothic room “Lady Anastasia”, with the famous cellars of Cetatuia, of which they say that were connected through a tunnel to the Royal Court.




Catholic Cathedral
Catholic Cathedral
  The Catholic Cathedral, the center of the catholic life in iasi is based on the main boulevard in Iasi, seen from distance as a massive perfectly circular building, with a pointy cross on the top.
What is also interesting on it is the vast placed of stained glass, painted glass that adorns the windows everywhere, giving it a joyful view. It is situated on Stefan cel Mare Boulevard, no. 26, was built between 1782 to 1789.




  Located in the historic core of the city, near the Palace of Culture, the PALAS ensemble is a "city in the heart of the city". Designed and developed pursuant to the “lifestyle center” concept, PALAS integrates in this unique complex areas for retail, hotels, A-class offices, apartments, underground parking lot with approximately 2,500 parking spaces and a perimeter set up for entertainment, all these on a built area of over 270,000 square meters.
PALAS represents a premiere, both for Romania and for the real estate portfolio of the IULIUS Company, being the largest private investment ever made in north-eastern Romania, its total value being euro 265 million.




   The FINAL SCHEDULE could be downloaded (PDF file): Conference schedule

  Thursday, October 18, 2018

    8:30 - 09:30   Participants registration
    09:30 - 09:45   Festive opening of the Symposium proceedings (U.A.S.V.M. Iasi Aula Magna)
  09:45 - 11:45   Plenary session – oral contributions
  11:45 - 12:45   Award Ceremony of the title of Dr. Honoris Causa to Mr. Prof. univ. PhD Doru Pamfil
  12:40 - 13:45   Lunch break
  14:00 - 16:15   Papers presentations within sections
  16:15 - 16:30   Break
  16:30 - 18:00   Papers presentations within sections:
  19:15   Romanian Traditional Evening


  Friday, October 19, 2018
  09:30 - 10:15   Break and posters viewing
  9:30 - 11:00   Papers presentations within sections:
  11:00 - 11:15   Break
  11:15 - 12:30   Papers presentations within sections:
  12:30 - 13:30   Symposium awards
  13:30 - 14:00   Symposium ending ceremony


    I. Fundamental sciences in animal breeding 

   II. Technologies applied in animal breeding 

 III. Capitalization of animal productions 

 IV. Aquaculture and fishery 

 V. Tourism and catering 

Registration form

If you wish to submit two papers, please fill-in twice the form below (each paper with its own form).
The abstract should be brief, concise and synthetic; it will begin with a clear enunciation of the paper goal/aim, it will continue with a brief presentation of the working methods used, then it will reveal the significant results from the paper. It must be ended by highlighting the main conclusions. The abstract will not comprise references quotations. It must comprise1000 - 1500 characters, including spaces

Zip code*
I would like to attend the conference with:
  a paper presented live
  a paper presented poster
  without paper
The paper is suitable for:
  Fundamental sciences in animal breeding
  Technologies applied in animal breeding
  Capitalization of animal productions
  Aquaculture and fishery
  Tourism and catering
Paper title*

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Guide for authors

Since the accepted work will be published in the UASVM Scientific Papers tome, Animal Husbandry Series, rated B+ CNCSIS and indexed in the CAB I database, more requirements are imposed to be fulfilled.
The scientific papers will be filled in and edited using the Microsoft Word template available for view and download at this link: MS_Word_Template_Paper_Editing: Paper_guidelines_template

Contact details

Facultatea de Zootehnie
Prof. PhD. Constantin Pascal


phone: 0232 407593
fax: 0232 267504


We recommend you to do booking in advance, considering that other scientific and cultural events will be organized in Iasi city, during the period established for the Animal Husbandry Faculty Symposium. Please use the contacts shown below:

Astoria Hotel
Telephone: 0232 233888 Fax: 0232 244777

Dorobanţi Hotel
Telephone: 0232 415415, 0332 415415

Europa Hotel
Telephone: 021 3204232

Grand Traian Hotel
Telephone: 0232 266666 Fax: 0232 212187,

Moldova Hotel
Telephone: 0232 260240 Fax: 0232 219621

Ramada City Center Hotel
Telephone: 0232 256070, Fax 0232 215037

Unirea Hotel
Telephone: 0232 205006, Fax 0232 205026

Rent-a-Car Service:
Please contact TRAVIS TOURISM AGENCY at the following address, phone-fax numbers e-mail
Iasi - 700124, Romania, 1, Stefan cel Mare Bd.
Telephone: 0040 232 237171   0040 232 237790
Fax: 0040 232 237790
Mobile phone: 0040 745 252005
RDS Telephone: 0040 332 401894


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