You are invited to submit abstracts for IRCUWU2021 prepared using the given template. The official language of the conference is English. Abstracts written in English will be accepted for both poster and oral presentation formats of the conference. The work presented should be related to any of the ten thematic areas listed in the section "Conference Tracks" of this website or to any areas falling under the conference theme. An Author Declaration Form should be submitted with each Abstract.

An Extended Abstract (an extended version of the Abstract with more elaborations) should also be submitted together with each Abstract which would help the reviewers to better comprehend your research work during the Abstract review process. It will be used as a preliminary filter by the Review Committee in case subsequent full-paper manuscript submissions to the Journals published by Uva Wellassa University (Journal of Management and Tourism Research or Journal of Agriculture and Value Addition or Journal of Technology and Value Addition or Journal of Science and Technology)  are to be considered.

If your Abstract is accepted, you will be asked to submit the camera-ready version of the Abstract before the stipulated deadline.

Conference Track

  • Animal Nutrition and Feed Production
  • Animal Health Welfare and Farm Bio-security
  • Organic and Alternative Livestock Production
  • Rural Development, Organization and Economic of Livestock Production
  • Animal Production and Impact on Environmental Sustainability
  • Plant Breeding and Varietal Improvement
  • Genetics and breeding
  • Biotechnology
  • Recombinant DNA Technology
  • Tissue Culture
  • Current Issues in Animal Production
  • Crop Production and Improvement
  • Crop Protection/Pest and Diseases
  • Plantation Crops
  • Organic Agriculture/Green Technology
  • Sustainable Soil and Water Management
  • Crop Physiology/Eco-physiology
  • Agricultural Economics and Agri Business Management
  • Applied Economics and Statistics
  • Economics and Econometrics
  • Commercial Finfish and Shellfish Farming
  • Hatchery Techniques and Breeding Management
  • Fish Nutrition and Dietary Requirement
  • Diseases Management in Aquaculture
  • Fish Marketing, Economics and Fisheries Management
  • Capture Fisheries 
  • Culture Enhanced Fisheries Development
  • Accounting
  • Consumer Behaviour
  • Corporate Finance & Governance
  • Finance and Banking
  • International Trade
  • Marketing
  • Technology, E- Business and Social Media
  • Change Management or Organizational Development
  • Human Resource Management
  • Innovation and Entrepreneurship
  • Law, Ethics and Social Responsibility
  • Organizational Behaviour
  • Strategy and Global Trends
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Information Security
  • E-Business
  • E-Learning
  • Internet of Things and Smart Systems
  • Computer Vision and Image Processing
  • Data Warehouse, Cloud Computing and Big Data Analytics
  • Computer Networks and Communication Systems
  • Parallel Computing
  • Software Engineering, Mobile Computing and Web Technologies
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Applied Economics and Statistics
  • Mechatronics
  • Electrical And Electronic Engineering
  • Control Engineering
  • Robotics
  • Automation
  • Earth Sciences
  • Climate Change
  • Environmental Assessment and Monitoring
  • Bio-Assessment and Toxicology
  • Soil Fertility & Nutrient Management
  • Civil and Environmental Engineering
  • Environment Technology and Innovation
  • Environmental Pollution
  • Environmental Legislation
  • Water Chemistry, Water Treatment and Geochemistry
  • Balancing Biodiversity Conservation with Community Livelihoods
  • Threats on biodiversity
  • Ecosystem Functions and Services
  • Eco-restoration and Biodiversity Conservation
  • Conservation of biodiversity in different ecosystems
  • Microbial Resource Bio-Diversity
  • Aquatic Biodiversity and its Conservation and Management
  • Population, Land use and Biodiversity
  • Ecotourism and Conservation of Hotspots
  • Any other relevant topic relating to the Main Theme
  • Food Microbiology
  • Food Chemistry
  • New Product Development
  • Dairy, Meat, Fish and Egg Technology
  • Cereal, Grain, Fruit, Vegetable, Spice and related Product Processing Technology
  • Beverage Technology
  • Food Safety and Quality
  • Food and /alcoholic Bioprocess Technology (Cheese, Vinegar, Wine and Beer)
  • Environmental Bioprocess Technology (Pollution control and bioremediation)
  • Biopharmaceutical Technology (Antibiotic, Vaccines)
  • Diagnostics, Therapeutic proteins and /polysaccharides
  • Specialty products and industrial chemicals (Fuels, chemicals and Fiber from renewable sources Enzymes, Bio pesticides)
  • Microbial biomass production
  • Any other relevant topic relating to the Main Theme
  • Quality assurance in hospitality and event industry
  • Innovative practices in hospitality and event industry
  • Best practices for sustainability in hospitality and event industry
  • Social media and digital applications in hospitality and event industry
  • Gastronomic Tourism
  • Service Quality Management in Hospitality and Event industry
  • Entrepreneurship in Hospitality and Event Industry
  • Hospitality, Event Marketing and Management
  • Tourism Development and Cultural Heritage Management
  • ICT and Smart Tourist Destination Management
  • Consumer Behavior in Travel and Tourism
  • Service Quality Management in Travel and Tourism
  • Human Resource Development in Travel and Tourism
  • Tourism Impacts
  • Destination Marketing and Management
  • Tourism Planning and Passenger
  • Alternative Tourism Promotion
  • Transportation Management

  • Language Studies 
  • Education and Pedagogy
  • Economics and Development
  • Sociology
  • Gender Studies
  • Archeology, History and Geography
  • Media and Communication
  • Political Science and Law 
  • Psychology and Counseling
  • Religious and Cultural Studies
  • Fine Arts 
  • Bibliometrics, Scientometrics and Webometrics
  • Documentation and Preservation
  • Integrated Library management System/Library automation
  • Information Literacy, Freedom of Information/ Right to Information
  • Marketing of Information
  • Open access /self – archiving and Institutional Repositories
  • Glass and Ceramics
  • Polymer and Rubber
  • Composites and Biomaterials
  • Nanomaterials
  • Energy Materials
  • Mineral Extraction and Processing
  • Mineral Value Addition and Gemmology

Quick Links

Key Dates

Deadline for Abstracts Submission 

20th April 2021

Notification of Acceptance  

01st June 2021

Registration for Participants/Authors (Open) 

01st June 2021

Deadline for registrations for participants/Authors  

10th June 2021

Conference Dates 

1st/2nd July 2021

Quick Links

Abstract Template for Initial Submission
Instructions to Prepare Abstract for Initial Submission
Author Declaration Form
Extended Abstract Template IRCUWU2021
Camera Ready Template
Referencing Guidelines