Dear Colleagues,

We are pleased to invite you to participate in the International Scientific Conference AGROBIODIVERSITY FOR IMPROVE THE NUTRITION, HEALTH AND QUALITY OF HUMAN AND BEES LIFE, which will take place in Nitra, Slovakia, 11th–13th September 2019. Nitra is a city in western Slovakia, situated at the bottom of Zobor hill in the valley of the river Nitra. Nitra is also one of the oldest cities in Slovakia.

The conference is organized by the Slovak University of Agriculture in Nitra, Faculty of Agrobiology and Food Resources, Slovakia, in collaboration with the M.M. Gryshko National Botanical Garden of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine.

The aims of the conference are to connect researchers from diverse fields of study, but in close relation to organic agriculture and agrobiodiversity. It is also an opportunity for researchers, students, interested companies and farmers to exchange and gain the knowledge from plenary lectures, oral and poster presentations, workshop, and excursion.

The Conferences topics / sessions are as followed:

  1. Evaluation, reproduction and sustainable use of introduced plants
  2. Forgotten and underutilized species of plants
  3. Recovery and use of local and old cultivars
  4. Traditional agrosystem technologies
  5. Food quality and safety
  6. Economic evaluation of genetic resources for food production
  7. Socio-economic aspects of organic agriculture and agro-biodiversity
  8. High-productivity plants for bees
  9. Quality of bee products
  10. Bee pollen and perga

Exhibition: Divine cultivars of apple, Tastings of food products from less-known plant species
Excursion: AgroBioTech; Cultural Monuments of Hont Region: Stará Hora – Sebechleby; Stone Residence – Brhlovce

Registration fee

Regular 75 € 
Students 20 €
Accompanying person 20 €

Registration fee includes Book of abstracts, refreshment during the conference and excursion.

Official conference languages Slovak, English, Ukrainian, Russian
The forms of participation Oral lectures, poster presentations or correspondence participation


Important dates:

Registration: 30th July 2019
Abstract submission deadline: 30th July 2019
Abstract acceptance notification: 20th August 2019
Please, contact the organizing committee if you do not receive confirmation.


Name of Bank: Štátna pokladnica
Address of Bank: Radlinského 32, P.O.BOX 13 810 05 BRATISLAVA 15
Account name: Slovenská poľnohospodárska univerzita, Nitra,
Account Number: 7000066247/8180
IBAN: SK40 8180 0000 0070 0006 6247 SWIFT: SPSRSKBA

Information for the recipient
Code: VS 02801 Full name of the participant


To register for this Conference, please fill out the attached form and send it by E-mail to managing editor at


Hotel RIVER **** +421 905 244 245, recepcia@hotelriver.sk
Hotel Agroinštitút*** +421 908 291 248, recepcia@agroinstitut.sk
Dormitory A. Bernolák +421 37 641 4877, +421 37 641 4867


Full paper submission (optional) to a special issue of Agrobiodiversity for Improve the Nutrition, Health and Quality of Life: 30th August 2019.

Agrobiodiversity for Improve the Nutrition, Health and Quality of Life is the Proceedings of scientific papers issued annually by the Slovak University of Agriculture in Nitra and M.M. Gryshko National Botanical Garden (NBG) of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine in Kyiv, within the jointly established international network AgtoBioNet. The original scientific papers oriented on the conservation and sustainable use of genetic resources of traditional, forgotten, underutilized and less-known plant species, which are presented in the Proceedings to support the increase of food safety, food security, biosafety, plant breeding and expansion, use of plant species for improvement of the population health, ensuring the remediation of natural resources and environment, improving the socio-economic rural development and creating conditions for the development of regional economy and supporting the development of small and medium-sized farms.

Authors should submit their manuscripts online at
or contact managing editor


 Invitation Letter

Look forward to seeing you in Nitra

President of the Scientific Committee
assoc. Prof. Peter Ondrišík