The Faculty of Agriculture, Eastern University, Sri Lanka welcomes you to the 5th National Symposium on Agriculture (5th NSA-2022)

5th National Symposium on Agriculture 2022 (Virtual Symposium)

Theme of the Symposium: “Ensuring Food Security Through Smart Agriculture”

The Faculty of Agriculture, Eastern University, Sri Lanka welcomes you to the 5th National Symposium on Agriculture (5th NSA-2022) under the theme of “Ensuring Food Security Through Smart Agriculture” on the 9th March, 2022. The Virtual Symposium is designed with the objective of delivering the physical symposium experience via virtual mode by maximizing the opportunities to discuss achieving food security through multiple smart agriculture applications. The 5thNSA-2022 takes the privilege to invite researchers, agriculturists, policy makers, engineers, economists, budding young scientists, students and all other enthusiastic participants to exchange their experiences, novel ideas and research findings in all aspects at this national forum with the nationwide experts and to discuss their practical challenges encountered and solutions to be adopted to battle against uncertainties with technological adaptation.

Benefits of Virtual Platform

Symposium Tracks

5thNSA 2022 invites researchers to submit their original contributions on the following Tracks but not limited to submit your abstract for presentation

  1. Agribusiness Management and Farm Extension
  2. Agricultural Engineering Technologies
  3. Climate Change and Disaster management
  4. Crop Production and Crop Protection Technologies
  5. Food Nutrition and Value Addition
  6. Geospatial Technology for Agriculture
  7. Information Technology in Agriculture
  8. Livestock, Fisheries and Aquaculture
  9. Precision Agricultural Technology
  10. Soil, Water, Environment and Waste Management

Keynote Speaker

Keynote Address on "Ensuring Food Security Through Smart Agriculture"

Ranjith Senaratne PhD (Vienna), PhD (Durham)
National Science Foundation,
47/5, Maitland Place,
Colombo 07
Former Professor and Chair,
Department of Crop Science, 
Faculty of Agriculture,
University of Ruhuna,
Mapalana, Kamburupitiya,
Sri Lanka.

Technical Sessions

Technical Schedule and & Zoom Links


Calling for Extended Abstract 30th September 2021
Submission of Extended Abstract 31st December 2021 14thJanuary 2022
Notification of Acceptance 20th January 2022
Final Submission of Extended Abstract 01st February 2022
Registration Last Date 10th February 2022
Submission of Presentation 15th February 2022
Symposium Day 9th March 2022  30th March 2022

Paper Submission

We would like to invite you to submit your research/review paper/s for 5th National Symposium on Agriculture (NSA-2022). The symposium language would be English. Authors are kindly advised to follow author’s guidelines for the preparation and submission of Extended Abstract. Extended abstract could be submitted via e-mail ( with author declaration form.



Proceedings of Abstract

All the extended abstracts submitted to Virtual symposium on 5th NSA 2022 will be subjected to double blind peer review process and abstract of all the accepted papers will be published in the Proceedings of Abstracts and will be uploaded on the website.


Further, presented selected quality research/ review papers will be published FREE of charge in the reviewed online journal ( ) of AGRIEAST in 2022. The publication committee will take necessary steps to direct those to the AGRIEAST Journal. However, the final decision of publication process will be solely depending on the Editorial board of the AGRIEAST.


Registration Fee

Presenter/ Authors (Fees include symposium kit) : Rs. 2,000.00
Participants (Only proceedings) : Rs. 1,000.00
Note: Symposium fee will not be refunded.

Registration Process
All presenters/participants should register for symposium.
Download registration form [ doc | pdf ]
Duly completed registration form along with scanned copy of Bank Deposit Slip should be sent to
Payment Details
Bursar, Eastern University, Sri Lanka.
Account No: 227100140000024
Bank: People Bank, Chenkalady, Sri Lanka.
Note: Please indicate NSA-2022 and your name on the fund transfer sheet which should be e-mailed to

Symposium Committee


 The Secretary
 Eastern University, Sri Lanka
 Chenkalady- 30350
 Sri Lanka

Phone: +94 77 3141971

Email: /