The Ministry of Agriculture in collaboration with Gorontalo Provincial Government-Republic of Indonesia are pleased to announce the International Maize Conference (IMC) to be held in Gorontalo, Sulawesi, Indonesia, 2-4 Oktober 2012. The IMC agenda concists of (1) Seminar on agribusiness of maize livestock integration, (2) Maize technology and product processed expo (field and indoor), and (3) Business gathering.
Those event will be jointly hosted by Indonesian Agency for Agriculture Research and Development (IAARD) Ministry of Agriculture and Gorontalo Provincial Government. Scientists, researchers, extension specialists, policy makers, seed, fertilizer and pesticide industries, government and non-government organization, traders and other participants are invited to participate.
1. Facilitate stakeholders in addressing the problems of the world maize production related to food security and alternative energy resources.
2. Share and exchange ideas/information of maize research results between scientists, researchers, policy makers, industries, and farmers.