Conference Committees


 

Chief Patron Prof. Dr. Ishwari Prasad Dhakal Vice Chancellor Agriculture and Forestry University, Nepal
Patron Prof. Dr. Mana Raj Kolakshyapati Registrar Agriculture and Forestry University, Nepal
Chief Advisor Dr. Beth Miller President International Goat Association, USA

Advisors
Dr. Lucia Sepe Vice-President International Goat Association
Dr. Banshi Sharma Director General Department of Livestock Services, Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock Development, Nepal
Dr. Tek B. Gurung Act. Executive Director Nepal Agricultural Research Council
Dr. M.S. Chauhan President and Director Indian Society for Sheep and Goat Production and Utilization, Central Institute for Research on Goats, India
Prof. Dr. Nanda Prasad Joshi Associate Professor Michigan State University, MI, USA
Dr. Shubha N. Mahato Country Director Heifer International Nepal

Organizing Chair
Prof. Dr. Sharada Thapaliya Dean Faculty of Animal Science Veterinary Science and Fisheries
Agriculture and Forestry University, Nepal

Scientific & Regional Conferences (S & R C) Committee
Chair Dr. Lucia Sepe International Goat Association
Members
Co-chair Prof. Carina Visser
Member Prof. Juan Capote
Member Prof. Noemí Castro Navarro
Member Dr. Hervé Hoste
Member Prof. Nazan Koluman
Member Dr. Paula Menzies
Member Prof. Tilahun Sahlu
Member Prof. Felipe Torres Acosta

Co-Secretaries
Raju Kadel Chief Goat Research Station Nepal Agricultural Research Council, Nepal
Dr. Himal Luitel Assistant Professor Center for Biotechnology Agriculture and Forestry University, Nepal

 


Organizing Secretary:

Dr. Nirajan Bhattarai
Assistant Professor and Head
Department of Animal Breeding and Biotechnology
Faculty of Animal Science Veterinary Science and Fisheries
Agriculture and Forestry University, Nepal


The S & R C Committee of IGA assists in overall planning, implementing and organizing the regional meetings. Additionally, this Committee is responsible for working with the ICG and RCG host country Scientific Committee to recruit invited speakers, finalize the scientific program schedule, review and select oral abstract presentations, and review and select poster award nominations. Click and visit the IGA website www.iga-goatworld.com