International Conference on Water Sciences


On behalf of St Istvan University You are cordially invited to the


International Conference on Water Sciences entitled

Adaptable Water Management: Opportunities and Threats


Date:  March 22 (Thursday), 2018

Venue: St Istvan University, College of Agriculture and Economics,

Address:  5540 SZARVAS, Szabadság u. 1-3. HUNGARY.


The Conference is organized in the framework of Project EFOP-3.6.1-16-2016-0016 focusing on training and research profiles with intelligent specializations on the Szarvas Campus of St Istvan University involving agricultural water management, hydroponic plant systems, alternative crop production related to improving precision machinery in agriculture.


The Conference aims at discussions of the problems of water management by expertise in the processes, problems and improvement of agricultural water management and working out solutions for the future in the framework of a scientific forum.

The event wishes to build up a bridge between the participants of the scientific world and field work by giving opportunity for enterpreneurs and scientific representatives for mutual considerations of mapping actions to solve arisen problems effectively.

Participants may take part in professional, scientific and poster sections.

The Conference is financed by Project EFOP-3.6.1-16-2016-0016; Participants are kindly requested to register and following registration participation is free.

The official languages of the Conference are Hungarian and English.

Sections planned:

Agricultural water management: past, present and future

Hydroponic plant growing

Field irrigation and precision machine operation

Foreign Language Section

Poster Section


Preliminary Program:

9:00 – 10:00    Registration

10:00 – 10:15  Opening ceremony, greetings

10:15 – 11:45 Plenary talks

11:45 – 12:30 – Official Opening of the Laboratory of Hydrology and  Hydraulics (in Petőfi Street)

12:30 – 13:30 Lunch

13:30 – 16:30 Sections


Deadline for applications: February 28, 2018


Registration and Application at:

the link is out of date


Registration and Application information:

Csengeri Erzsébet (, +36-30/456-10-80)

Dr. habil. Jakab Gusztáv (, +36-30/416-26-65)


Conference Papers and Publications:

Conference papers and posters-to-be-exhibited are to be proofread and published in Hungarian or in English in ISBN volumes. Documents to be published are expected to meet strict deadlines:

Conference materials to be published should reach editors until: March 12, 2018

Documents are to be sent by email to:

Missed deadlines can not be considered due to technical reasons. 


Section talks may last 15 minutes including follow up discussions.

Surface for Posters:  90 cm x 100 cm / poster

Formal requirements for Abstracts of Talks and Posters: Maximum 1200 characters.

Formal requirements for publications: Maximum 6 pages including Summary, Tables, Charts according to downloadable pattern – detailed formal requirements are to be downloaded  HERE


Participants are asked to present maximum 2 talks/lectures / participant or 1 talk/lecture and 1 poster/ participant.

Important Deadlines:

Application Deadline (on-line registration):              February 28, 2018

Submitting papers for publication:                            March 12, 2018


Organizational Committee:

Chairperson of Organizational Committee:

            Dr. Futó Zoltán PhD College Associate Professor, (SZIE AGK) (

Members of Organizational Committee:

            Dr. Rácz Istvánné PhD, University Associate Professor (SZIE AGK)

            Dr. Skutai Julianna PhD, University Associate Professor  (SZIE MKK)

            Dr. Egri Zoltán PhD, College Associate Professor (SZIE AGK)

Secretary of Conference

            Dr. habil. Jakab Gusztáv PhD, University Associate Professor (SZIE AGK)


Participants are Welcome to the Conference!

We may consider our right to minor changes in the programme.



                                                                                             Dr. Futó Zoltán PhD .

                                                                                             Interim Dean,
                                                                                             Head of Institute




Szervezeti egység: 
Tessedik Campus (Szarvas)
Esemény dátuma: 
csütörtök, 2018, február 22 - 15:30

© 2017, Szent István Egyetem, Agrár- és Gazdaságtudományi Kar, Szarvas-Békéscsaba