CIGR International Commission of Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering

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CIGR Newsletter No. 104 has been released.

(1st Oct 2015)

CIGR Newsletters can be found online here.


Call for candidates for Technical Section members

(24th August 2015)

The Latest Presidium, Executive and Technical board meeting at St. Petersburg decided to call for Candidates of Technical Sections member by 31 December 2015. However the members of the Board are proposed. The proposed lists are examined by the Presidium and the Executive board and submitted for approval to the General Assembly at Conference 2016 candidate

Please see Section VII, Nr. 1, 3, 4, 5 and 6 of Article 14 of the CIGR Statutes before application.

Call for candidates of next Incoming President (2017-2018) and next Secretary General (2018-2021) of CIGR

(23th April 2015/update 24th August 2015)

In accordance with CIGR Statues Article 7, General Secretariat will produce a call at least five months before the 4th CIGR Conference in June 2016 in Aarhus,

Denmark.Deadline: 31 December 2015

Statutes for iAABE were proposed.

(23th April 2015)

The proposal of iAABE under the umbrella of CIGR was presented to the CIGR Presidium on 3 September 2013 during the 5th International Conference in Prague, Czech. It was subsequently approved by the 68th Executive Board Meeting of CIGR. The proposal was finally rectified by the 53rd General Assembly of CIGR on 17 September 2014 during the 18th World Congress of CIGR held in Beijing, China. Statutes for iAABE were proposed.

CIGR Newsletter No. 103 has been released.

(23th April 2015)

CIGR Newsletters can be found online here.


Report from Cattle Housing Working Group was uploaded

(23th April 2015)

CIGR Working Group Reports can be found online here.

"The Design of Dairy Cow and Replacement Heifer Housing" is uploaded


(appended on 5/Mar/2015)

President Da-Wen Sun greets at opening ceremony on 16 September 2014. Large audience attended opening ceremony. CHINA CULTURAL NIGHT

Congresses & Conferences

4th CIGR International Conference of Agricultural Engineering (CIGR-AgEng2016), Aarhus, Denmark

26-29 June 2016

The CIGR (International Commission of Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering) and EurAgEng (European Society of Agricultural Engineering) will be jointly spearheading the conduct of the 4th CIGR International Conference -AgEng Conference 2016- Automation, Environment and Food Safety which will be co-sponsored by the NJF (Nordic Association of Agricultural Scientists) and Aarhus University. The conference will be held at University of Aarhus on 26-29 June, 2016.

The preparation for the conduct for the said conferences is on-going. Likewise, the Organizing Committee is currently leading the preliminary preparations.

The XIX CIGR World Congress 2018, Antalya, Turkey

22-26 April 2018

(appended on 22/Jan/2013

During the CIGR General Assembly which was held in Valencia, Spain on 9 July 2012, Turkey was approved to host the XIX CIGR World Congress.

The Congress will be held on 22-26 April, 2018 in Antalya, Turkey.

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