Update of the conference announcement


The Egyptian Association for Sheep and Goats (EASG)

easg.2001@gmail.com / info@easg-eg.com

The EASG website (in Arabic): www.easg-eg.com

Website of Egyptian Journal of Sheep & Goat Sciences: http://www.easg.eg.net


Dear Colleagues

We have the honor to invite you to attend our coming conference

6th International Scientific Conference on Small Ruminant Production

6 – 10 November, 2016, Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt

The scientific conference welcomes original unpublished research and review articles related to sheep and goats in the following disciplines:

Breeding & Genetics, Nutrition, Physiology & Adaptation, Behavior, Wool & Hair Technology, Production Systems, Milk & Milk Processing, Economics, Extension, Range Management & Development

Small Ruminant Production Systems  & Software Related to Sheep & Goats, 

Veterinary Medicine, Immunology & Pathology

The conference include presentation of four unique keynote articles, which will announced soon. Fourth day of the conference kept for open workshop discussion on the topic "What is better for small holders, technical or financial support ? Successfull trials" 


Full text papers will reviewed by the Scientific Committee of the Conference and international ad-hoc reviewers. Only accepted by reviewers papers and presented either orally or in poster will be included in the book of proceedings of the conference that will be published as a special issue of  “The Egyptian Journal of Sheep and Goat Sciences” (ISSN: 2090-0386) and in parallel in the journal website (http://www.easg.eg.net, ISSN: 2090-0376). The Journal also published in CABI website and Al Manhal website.

Abstract books will distribute during the conference. 

Accommodation, Fees & Regulation

The conference committee deal with "Sea Beach Aqua Park Resort" to accommodate the conference. Please, fixing rooms' number has obligatory dates

Stay in double bed rooms, two persons per room, 4 nights and 5 days, all-inclusive.

Conference fees include transportation by busses from Cairo to Sharm El Shiekh and travelling back to Cairo while abroad traveling paid directly by attendants.

Fees including registration, reviewing & publishing articles, bags and accommodation in Sharm El Shiekh.

600.00 USD       Non Egyptian presenting articles

550.00 USD       Non Egyptian listening only

Flight are available directly to Sharm El Sheikh unless you have interest to spend time in Cairo before or after the conference. And in few cases when flight rout oblige that. Conference committee could help arranging for accommodation in Cairo, but on your cost. When travelling rout needs to leave from Cairo, opportunity of using the conference busses carry Egyptians is available and free.

Accompanying partners are welcomed to the conference. They will charged as auditors. Please, ask for children cost when planning to accompany with you.

Optional site seeing tours and parties will arrange during conference nights.

Fees for Egyptians (Subsidized by Association):

1500  EGP       For members of EASG presenting articles

1400  EDP       For members  of EASG sharing for listening

1550  EGP       For Non members of EASG presenting articles

1450  EGP       For Non members of EASG sharing for listening


Conference language: 

The official language of the conference is English. Presentation of scientific research at the conference, either orally or as a poster, must be in English.

Manuscripts published in the proceedings could be in Arabic but must include an English summary. Arabic summaries are recommended for Arabic-speaking authors who prepare manuscripts in English.

Just for making things easy, only one session could be arranged to present articles in Arabic for speakers have language barrier with English, though that is not recommended.


Obligatory Dates:

Final dates for attending the conference

10 September 2016    : Deadline for submission of abstracts and registration 

10 October 2016   : Deadline for submission of full-length articles

30 Sept. 2016        : Last date to receive conference fees or at least 30% of the fees as advance nonrefundable payment.


Conference Coordinator:

Prof. Essam I. Shehata                 Chairman, EASG Committee

Organizing Committee:

                                           Prof. Refaei, M.                             Deputy Chairman, EASG Committee

                                           Assoc. Prof. Hafez, Y. H.               Secretariat of the Conference

                                           Prof. Demerdash, M.                    Administration of the Conference


                                             Scientific Advisory Committee:

                                                                                                                                          Prof. Abdelhamid, A. M.                                  Mansoura Univ.

                                                                                                                                          Prof. Aboul Naga,  A. M.                                 Animal Production Res. Institute.

                                                                                                                                          Prof. Barkawy, A. H.                                       Cairo Univ.

                                                                                                                                          Prof. Curtis R. Youngs                                    Iowa State University, USA

                                                                                                                                          Prof. El-Bardisy, M. M.                                   Animal Health Research Institute

                                                                                                                                          Prof. El-Saied, U.                                           Animal Production Res. Institute.

                                                                                                                                          Prof. Fahmy, A. Hanan                                   Animal Health Research Institute

                                                                                                                                          Prof. Faried, M.                                              Desert Research Center

                                                                                                                                          Prof. Ibrahim, E. M.                                       Animal Health Research Institute

                                                                                                                                          Prof. Kamel, E. E.                                         Animal Health Research Institute

                                                                                                                                          Prof. Khaleel, M. H.                                       Al Azhar Univ.

                                                                                                                                          Prof. Khalil, M. H.                                          Benha Univ.

                                                                                                                                          Prof. Khattab, H.                                           Ain Shams Univ.

                                                                                                                                          Prof. Koutb, M.                                             Animal Production Res. Institute.

                                                                                                                                          Prof. Mehrez, A. Z.                                        Mansoura Univ.

                                                                                                                                          Prof. Shokry, M                                            Academy of Scientific Res. & Tech.


Conference Fees & Regulations:

Money Transfer should forwarded to:

Egyptian Association for Sheep & Goats

Local account (for EGP transfer)    : No. 00345010057419

Foreign account (for USD transfer): No. 00346010023063

Banque Du Caire, El Dokki Branch,
19 Wezart El Zera'A Street
Fax: 202 33613900  or  202 37494800
Telex No.    20988 BDCDK UN
Swift Code: BCAIEGCX034


All correspondence should addressed to:

Prof. E.I. Shehata

The Egyptian Association for Sheep and Goats,

Animal Production Research Institute,

5 Nadi El-Said Street, Dokki, Giza, Egypt.

Telephone: +202-33374889

Fax: +202-33371994

Mobile: 002 01211235470

E-mail:   easg.2001@gmail.com/ info@easg-eg.com


Please, Articles submitted for publication should be:

  • MS Word,  any version,
  • Times New Roman, font size 12 pt,
  • Single spaced,  one column text (draft for revising)
  • All margins 25 mm, fully justified.
  • Full paper should not exceed 14 pages in length, A-4 size.