General Information and Registration of the 8th Asian Cotton research and Development Network (ACRDN) Meeting

Tashkent, Uzbekistan 9-11 September 2019
Venue: Crystal Ballroom hall, International hotel Tashkent
Amir Timur Street 107A, 100069 Tashkent, Uzbekistan

Theme: ‘Best Global Sustainable Practices on Production, Processing & by-products Value Addition’


Organized by the
Uzbekistan Textile and Garment Industry Association, Uzbekistan and
The International Cotton Advisory Committee, Washington DC

Supported by the
Ministry of agriculture of The Republic of Uzbekistan and Ministry of Innovations of the Republic of Uzbekistan

In collaboration with 
Congresses of Central Asia Company and
The Indian Society for Cotton Improvement (ISCI), Mumbai, India




Registration form

Deadline: 30 June, 2019

Registration fees:

  • Overseas private company representatives: 300 USD

  • Researchers: 200 USDÂ 

  • Local companies / ISCI members (Researchers) / Students: 100 USDÂ 

  • ISCI members (Private Sector): 200 USD

Registration fees can be paid on the spot or remitted by wire transfer


Main topics of the Agenda 

1.     The science of best cotton production practices for Asia
2.     The science of best cotton crop protection practices for Asia
3.     Challenges for sustainable cotton and organic cotton in Asia
4.     Advances in cotton genetic improvement
5.     Advances in traceability, engineering, nanotechnology, robotics and electronics for the cotton sector
6.     Advances in textile technologies and cotton by-product value-addition
7.     Combating climate change in Asia
8.     Cotton trade, technology transfer and socio-economics
Key Dates:

Last date for submission of registration form: 20th June 2019

Last date for submission of papers (2000 words + references): 20th June 2019

Notification of paper acceptance: 22nd June 2019

ICAC-Sponsorship notification to researchers: 22nd June 2019

Papers will be submitted to <>

For Tour and Accommodation queries contact: Mrs. Shakhzoda Kuchkarova <>

Information about the Tour