Dear Colleagues, Dear Friends,

Enjoy a RAGUSA SHWA 2020 video promo (click here) a prof. Massimo Cecchini’s UNITUS great job!

V RAGUSA SHWA 2020, 16 – 19 September

Dear Colleague, Dear Friends,

We are very pleased and proud to invite you to attend the International Health Safety Conference in Agro-Systems - RAGUSA SHWA, 5th Edition, 2020.

The first editions of Ragusa SHWA took place in September 2008, 2010, 2012 in Ragusa (IT). In the occurrence of “EXPO 2015”, the 4th edition was held in the lovely town of Lodi, close to Milan (IT), together with the International Congress on Rural Health (ICRH). The two international Conferences adopted the Lodi Declaration on Rural Health.

RAGUSA SHWA 2020 will be held in Ragusa (IT) and we invite you to write down in your agenda the periodRagusashire Typical Landscape of time between Sept. 16 and 19, hoping that you wish to contribute to the success of the Conference with your precious scientific contribution and that you will be able to take part in technical and social events.

Every RAGUSA SHWA 2020 begins in the morning with Accademia dei Georgofili, an Italian prestigious Academy addressing an important theme on agriculture (Italian language). In the afternoon, the International Conference (English) begins with the First communication, the  Lectio Magistralis and some Main communications. The next two days, the scientific program follows with parallel oral sessions, poster sessions, short symposia and a plenary session with a closing ceremony.

THE TECHNICAL TOUR will be held and social tours for registered delegates and carers will be organized in south-east Sicily Sicily, involving the lovely and attractive countryside, the wonderful beaches, the gorgeous Late Baroque UNESCO Cities.

Southeastern Sicilian  BeachesRAGUSA SHWA hosts business meetings - you are invited to organize the meeting of your company or of your scientific community here - and it has proven to be a starting point for new and fruitful collaboration among researchers.

RAGUSA SHWA published since 2008 abstracts and full papers on line provided with ISBN code and now all they are provided with the ISSN code too.  Moreover, in November 2016, CABI and RAGUSA SHWA have subscribed an agreement that allows CABI to index the past and the future SHWA proceedings in CABI database, starting from 2008. Now, SHWA is working to publish all the papers on CIGR datbase and
is going to have an agreement with a prestigious indexed magazine to publish selected papers.

During RAGUSA SHWA 2020 Tuttagricoltura, a sales company of agricultural machinery in Ragusa, awards  AgrInnovators 4.0 (click here) prizes. The generous prizes will be granted to: Postgraduate dissertation, PhD Thesis and to the best scientific article from a young researcher presented to the Conference. Prizes will be granted also to the best application of new agricultural technologies 4.0, i.e. augmented reality and gamification.

SHWA loves innovations and loves your suggestions about innovative and borderline topics about which valuable lecturers could expose their point of view during the lectio magistralis, with the aim to stimulate our imagination of researchers and to provoke a great and fruitful contamination. 

Please, follow  "RAGUSA SHWA" on website, on Facebook and Twitter. Let us having your any suggestion to innovate RAGUSA SHWA  and make it more attractive for you.

Spread RAGUSA SHWA among your colleagues, and above all... take part in RAGUSA SHWA 2020!

Giampaolo Schillaci


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