International Youth Symposium on Creative Agriculture (IYSCA) 2017

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ABOUT

  • Background

IYSCA is the platform for university students to discuss and share their knowledge, expertise and experience on the principles, instruments, and issues related to ideas towards the significance of the agricultural and related sciences interaction. IYSCA 2017 brings the theme Creative Solutions for Sustainable Agriculture to Ensure Food Sovereignty. Through writing an essay, students may bring the originally new or modify solutions in order to make agriculture become sustain, specifically to ensure the availability and stability of food from the production, distribution, until the consumption.

  • Details of Event

Day        : Saturday – Sunday

Date       : September 30th – October 2nd 2017

Place      : Bogor Agricultural University, Dramaga, Bogor, Indonesia

 

  • Activities
  1. Essay Presentation
  2. Focus Group Discussion (FGD)
  3. Presenting result of FGD
  4. International Seminar
  5. International Camp:
  • Indonesian Traditional Games
  • Gala Dinner
  • Excursion

CALL FOR ESSAY

Theme

Creative Solutions for Sustainable Agriculture to Ensure Food Sovereignty

Unlimited ideas and breakthrough actions to sustain and develop human civilization by promoting human welfare and ecological balance.

Topic

The topic is devided into two categories:

  1. Creative Solutions on Science and Technology:

A.  Applied Technology On Farm

Realizing new or modified goods or services in order to sustain and enhance human life by bring out a solution in the field of agricultural raw material production

Consistst:

  • Soil Science and Land Resource
  • Agronomy
  • Horticulture
  • Plant Protection
  • Landscape Architecture
  • Veterinary Clinic Reproduction and Phatology
  • Animal Diseases and Veterinary Health
  • Aqualculture
  • Aquatic Resource Management
  • Forestry Management
  • Silviculture
  • Other related fields that enabled to solve problems in agriculture on-farm areas

B.  Applied Technology Off Farm

The ideas to increase the add value of raw material by improving the way to process and distribute a products efficiently.

Consists:

  • Aquatic Product Technology
  • Fisheries Resources Utilization
  • Marine Science and Technology
  • Forestry Product
  • Conservation of Forest Resources
  • Ecotourism
  • Agricultural Engineering
  • Food Science and Technology
  • Nutrition Science
  • Agroindustrial Technology
  • Civil and Environmental Engineering
  • Geophysics, Climate, and Meteorology
  • Computer Science
  • Animal Production and Technology
  • Nutrition and Feed Technology
  • Bioprocess Technology
  • Environmental Administration
  • Other related fields that enabled to solve problems in agriculture off-farm areas
  1. Creative Solutions on Social and Humanities

A.  Strategic Economy

Designing and planning the chain of production, distribution, and consumption to serve a sustainable advantage in agriculture in order to reach the prosperity.

Consists:

  • Agribussiness
  • Management
  • Economic and accountancy
  • Business Administration
  • Other related fields that enabled to solve agricultural problems in the aspect of economy

B.  Human and Community Development

Educating and empowering society to contribute on agriculture development for the better human life and manifesting social equilibrium.

Consists:

  • Family and Consumer Science
  • Communication
  • Community Development
  • Human Development
  • Sociology
  • Psychology
  • Anthropology
  • Education
  • Social Welfare
  • Educational Administration
  • Population Administration
  • Other related fields that enabled to solve agricultural problems in the aspect of social sciences

C.  Politics and Law

Criticizing and proposing policy to support the justice between human and environment for ensuring the sustainability of agriculture.

Consists:

  • Political science and comparative politics
  • Agrarian Law and the other fields of Law
  • Public Administration
  • International Relation
  • Other related fields that enabled to solve agricultural problems  in the areas of politics and law

Language

English

Eligibility

  1. The essay must be written by individual
  2. Participant is allowed to submit only one essay / no additional essay
  3. The essay should be written and presented by active student of diploma, undergraduate, or graduate student age 17-30 years old
  4. The essay should present original idea (a summary of multiple essays is not eligible)
  5. The essay should represent background of idea, chronology of thinking, the idea and recommendation due to the idea
  6. The essay has not won any prize and published in any book, proceeding, web, or other publication media

DETAILS OF FEE AND ACCOMODATION

Essay Applicant
Category Early Bird Registration Normal Registration Coverage Exclude
International Student $30 USD $40 USD ·         Consumption for 3 days

·         Lodging for 3 days

·         Seminar Kit

·         E-book of essay collection

·         Excursion

·         Certificate

·         Participating in International Seminar

·         Pick Up Fee
Indonesian Student Rp 300,000 Rp 350,000
Bogor Agricultural University Student Rp 150,000 Rp 175,000 ·         Consumption for 3 days

·         Seminar Kit

·         E-book of essay collection

·         Excursion

·         Certificate

·         Participating in International Seminar

·         Pick Up Fee

·         Lodging for 3 days

 

*1 USD = Rp 13.326 (April 4th 2017)

Accomodation Information

  • Lodging

Place                      : Amarilis

Type                      : Standard B

Price                      : Rp 200.000/day

Specification       : 3 single beds

Capacity               : 3 person/room

Facilities               : Bathroom (outside), Fan, Extra bed (Rp 40.000/person)

Check Out Time : 12.00

 

  • Pick Up Fee
Arrive at Soekarno – Hatta Airport
From To Transportation Cost
Soekarno-Hatta Airport Damri Terminal, Bogor Damri Bus Rp 60.000
Damri Terminal, Bogor Laladon Terminal Public Transportation No. 03 / Angkot 03 Rp 5.000
Laladon Terminal Bogor Agricultural University, Dramaga Public Transportation Kampus Dalam / Angkot Kampus Dalam Rp 5.000
TOTAL Rp 70.000

 

Arrive at Bogor Train Station
From To Transportation Cost
Bogor Train Station Laladon Terminal Public Transportation No. 03 / Angkot 03 Rp 5.000
Laladon Terminal Bogor Agricultural University, Dramaga Public Transportation Kampus Dalam / Angkot Kampus Dalam Rp 5.000
TOTAL Rp 10.000

 

*Applicant should prepare the pick up fee in Rupiah

 

Cancellation Fee

There is no refund policy of the cancellation


TIMELINE

Activities Date
Open Registration Early Bird Registration April 25th 2017 –  May 25th 2017
Normal Registration May 26th 2017 – July 20th 2017
Close Registration July 21th 2017
Reviewing and Selection July 21th 2017 – August 12th 2017
Announcement August 15th 2017
Open Payment August 15th 2017 – September 5th 2017
Close Payment September 6th 2017
IYSCA Day 1 Essay Presentation September 30th 2017
Focus Group Discussion
Indonesian Traditional Games
IYSCA Day 2 International Seminar  

October 1st 2017

Gala Dinner
Excursion October 2nd 2017

REGISTRATION

Registration Flow

Download from here

Submission Guideline

  1. Please fill the online form by click the link,
  1. We will send you the confirmation email about the requirements to submit the essay, consist of:
  • Essay (.pdf)
  • ID Card (.jpg)
  • Formal Photograph (.jpg)

The documents should be sent to iysca2017@gmail.com

*all the documents should be sent in PDF Format

*compile it to Zip/Rar with the file name Name_Category

(example: Dellania Tri Husnisa_Social and Humanities)

  1. After send the documents above, IYSCA 2017 committee will inform you about the next timeline:
  • Reviewing and selection on June 30th – July 30th 2017
  • Announcement on July 30th 2017
  1. We will inform you the announcement on July 30th 2017 in two results:

A.  Accepted

We will send you an email with the several steps to do the payment:

  • Payment Guideline / what to pay and how much to pay
  • Send your payment receipt to iysca2017@gmail.com
  • Letter of Acceptance and IYSCA Guidence Book will be sent

B.  Not Accepted

We will send you the guideline to become attendance in IYSCA 2017 (optional)


ESSAY GUIDELINE

Essay Format Guideline

  1. Write down the title of your essay (All Capital, Times New Roman, 14 pt, Center, Bold)
  2. Write down the full name of author (Times New Roman, 12 pt, Center)
  3. First paragraph is background
  • What is your opinion about agriculture nowadays?
  • What skills and capabilities you possess to develop agriculture?
  1. Second paragraph is issue
  • Why do you choose the issue?
  • What do you know about the issue?
  1. Third paragraph is solution
  • What is your idea to solve the issue?
  • How do you actualize your idea?
  1. Last paragraph is conclusion
  • Why your idea should be actualized?
  1. This essay should be written in 300 – 500 words
  2. Font : Times New Roman

Font Size                                              : 12 pt

Paragraph                                           : Justify

Size of Paper                                      : A4 (21 cm x 29.7 cm)

Margins                                                : Top: 3 cm, Right: 3 cm, Bottom: 3 cm, Left: 4 cm

Line and Paragraph Spacing          : 1,5 (Remove Space Before and After Paragraph)

The applicant can also download here for the template of the essay in PDF File


REWARD

1.       Best of Science and Technology

  • Money: Rp 2,000,000
  • Souvenir
  • Certificate

2.       1st Runner Up of Science and Technology

  • Money: Rp 1,000,000
  • Souvenir
  • Certificate

3.       Best of Social and Humanities

  • Money: Rp 2,000,000
  • Souvenir
  • Certificate

4.       1st Runner Up of Social and Humanities

  • Money: Rp 1.000.000
  • Souvenir
  • Certificate

5.       All essay that pass the selection will be published and appreciated by International Non-Governmental Organization*

6.       Best Group of Science and Technology

  • Appreciation by International Non-Governmental Organization*
  • Souvenir

7.       Best Group of Social and Humanitites

  • Appreciation by International Non-Governmental Organization*
  • Souvenir

*to be confimed


Contact Person

Send your question(s) to iysca2017@gmail.com