Notification on the International Workshop on
Soil Improvement and Resource Utilization

Essential to the stability of ecosystem, soil plays a fundamental role in agricultural production and food security. It’s a vital natural element which enables human beings to sustainably produce and thereby to survive generation by generation. Ecological and sustainable agriculture growth requires proper utilization of soil resources as well as great efforts in soil remediation and improvement, which generates an urgent need to familiarize the public with knowledge in soil improvement and resources utilization. To this end, an International Workshop on Soil Improvement and Resource Utilization will be held on October, 2016 in Guangzhou, China. The international Workshop will be hosted by Hongda Xingye Co., Ltd, organized by Guangdong Institute of World Soil Resources and co-organized by the Institute of Soil Science, Chinese Academy of Sciences and Guangdong Institute of Eco-environment Technology ( formerly known as Guangdong Institute of Eco-environment and Soil Sciences).

We have specifically sent our meeting invitations to Prof. Gary M Pierzynaki from Department of Agronomy, Kansas State University, and also to professors and scholars from countries around the world including the UK, Canada, Hungary, Japan, Sweden, Russia, South Korea, Cambodia, Pakistan, Kazakhstan, Malaysia and so on. Invitations have also been extended to Mr. Zhao Qiguo, a member of Chinese Academy Sciences (CAS), to Mr. Gong Zitong, a famous soil scientist in China, and to soil scientists and researchers from distinguished Chinese research institutes and universities, including Institute of Soil Science, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research, CAS, Institute of Ecology, CAS, Guangzhou Institute of Geochemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Guiyang Institute of Geochemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Chengdu Institute of Biology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Guangdong Institute of Eco-environment Technology, Resource and Environment Institute, Guangdong Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Guangdong Provincial Academy of Environmental Science , Soil and Fertilizer Institute, Xinjiang Academy of Agricultural Sciences, Zhejiang University, Sun Yat-sen University, South China University of Technology and South China Agricultural University.

We extend our warm welcomes and sincere invitations to the participation of experts, scholars, technicians and entrepreneurs engaged in soil amelioration and resource utilization from home and abroad.

1. Workshop Agenda

Date: October 25 to 27, 2016

Registration Date:October 25th, Afternoon

Registration Location: Guangzhou Circle Building, No. 1 Guangzhou Circle Rd., Liwan District, Guangzhou, Guangdong Province, China

2. Venue

Guangzhou Circle Building, No. 1 Guangzhou Circle Rd., Liwan District, Guangzhou, Guangdong Province, China

3. Theme

Soil Improvement and Resource Utilization

4. Program

The workshop will review and discuss the innovative achievements made in soil amelioration and soil resource utilization year to date, in a bid to provide a platform for experts, scholars and entrepreneurs in this field to conduct theoretical research and exchange research results. Wonderful keynote presentations will also be delivered during the workshop by well-known domestic and international scholars and experts with excellent academic achievements.

5. Contact Information

Chinese-speaking hotline:

Contact Miss Zhou on 020-81802222-8085 (Tel) or 13660742425 (Cell)

English-speaking hotline:

Contact Miss Ma on 020-81492222-8882(Tel) or 13527819488 (Cell)

Email:info.giwsr@yahoo.com

Address: Guangzhou Circle Building, No. 1, Guangzhou Circle Rd., Liwan District, Guangzhou, Guangdong Province (postcode: 510380)

6. How to Register

For anyone interested in attending the meeting, please fill in the registration form and send it to info.giwsr@yahoo.com or hdxygf@hdxy.cn before Sept. 30, 2016. Click the link below to download the registration form.

Registration Form for the International Workshop on Soil Improvement and Resource Utilization

Host:

Organizer:

Co-organizer:

Hongda Xingye Co., Ltd.

Guangdong Institute of World Soil Resources

July 22, 2016

About the Host

Hongda Xingye Co., Ltd is a famous listed company in the Chinese resource and energy industry featuring a comprehensive industry chain based on three essential elements, namely environmental protection, new materials and electronic trading. Listed on the Shenzhen Stock Exchange on June 25, 2004, Hongda Xingye has become a leading company in terms of the production and operation capacity.

About the Organizer

Founded by Hongda Xingye Co., Ltd, Guangdong Institute of World Soil Resources (GIWSR) is a non-profit research institute dedicated to the research and development of soil protection and remediation technology. Taking advantages of Hongda Xingye’s capital strength and its technology edges in soil improvement and rich experiences in agricultural resources promotion, GIWSR seeks to create more soil remediation products and explore their application potentials, so as to facilitate the development of soil remediation technology. In the future, GIWSR will step up support to the Industry-University-Research collaboration to turn itself into a specialized high-tech research institute, playing a leading role in the field of soil remediation.