2nd International Forum for Agri-Biotechnology

2nd International Forum for Agri-Biotechnology
25 June 2023


The Forum will be organized by The Islamic Organization for Food Security (IOFS) in partnership with the Ministerial Standing Committee on Scientific and Technological Cooperation of the OIC (COMSTECH). The 2nd International Forum for Agri-Biotechnology aims to gather relevant scientists and experts from the OIC Member States to bring up the initial challenges of biotechnology and its significant role in enhancing food security in countries.


To promote excellence and competence in the field of agricultural biotechnology among Muslim countries is proposed. The theme “Agriculture Biotechnology” aims at providing the best knowledge and resources to participants to advance their research goals. The forum will stimulate the desire to collaborate and change the world of agricultural biotechnology and innovation by promoting state-of-the-art practices in biotechnology research and promoting evidence-based practices. The event will also include informative talks from young as well as experienced scientists. The event will also include keynote lectures, plenary sessions, oral and poster presentations, discussions, and other educational and social events that stimulate several networking opportunities among the participants. The forum aims to facilitate interactions within the research community to discuss the latest developments in this rapidly advancing field and find ways to respond to the increasing demands of professionals and communities across the world.



There is no registration fee for participation:


Venue: The event will be hosted by the National Center of Biotechnology (NCB).

Address: 13/5, Kurgalzhynskoye road, Astana, Republic of Kazakhstan

Contact persons:

IOFSMs. Rasha Al-Juhaini, Programme Manager, email: rasha@iofs.org.kz

Mrs. Makpal Bulatova, Programme Manager, email: m.bulatova@iofs.org.kz

COMSTECH: Ms. Khazima Muazim, Programme Manager, email: khazima@comstech.org