Broad Themes of the Symposium

I.        Weather and Climate Services for Agriculture


II.       Monsoon Variability and Predictability


III.      Climate Variability and Change: Projections, Impacts and interventions for agroecosystems


IV.      Agrometeorological information and Geospatial Decision Support Systems


V.       Risk transfer: Weather and Crop Insurance


VI.      Post-harvest management and agricultural marketing


VII.     Biotic and Abiotic Stress Management in Agriculture


VIII.    Perspectives of Agrometeorological advisories


IX.      Crop Modelling and Forecasting


X.       Water Cycle and Water Use Efficiency for Agriculture


XI.      Industry Interface for Expanding Agrometeorological Services


XII.     Interventions for Livestock, Poultry and Fisheries management



The technical sessions will comprise of keynote addresses, plenary talks, lead talks, oral scientific presentations, panel discussions and poster sessions.The keynote addresses, plenary and lead talks will be by invitation.