International scientific and practical conference «Ensuring sustainable development in the context of agriculture, green energy, ecology and earth science» (ESDCA 2020)

The conference is held to summarize international experience in the field of agriculture, green energy, ecology and earth science. The conference will present scientific research aimed at solving a set of problems in the field of sustainable development, namely:
— Development of scientific and practical potential in order to formulate proposals for the introduction of science-intensive technologies in agriculture;
— Popularization of fundamental and applied research in the field of agriculture, green energy, ecology and nature management, mining and soil cultivation technologies;
— Formation of recommendations aimed at improving computer models, information technology, engineering, innovative and digital technologies in agriculture, environmental protection and green energy.

Students, graduate students, teachers, young scientists, employees of agricultural organizations, scientists from various research and educational institutions, as well as representatives of government agencies are invited to participate.

Prominent scientists of the Russian Federation and other countries in the field of agriculture, green energy, ecology and earth sciences will make reports at the plenary session.

The international program and organizing committee includes Russian and foreign scientists from research and educational institutions, as well as representatives of various spheres of activity and industries.

The conference participants are invited to publish scientific articles in the journal indexed in the international SCOPUS database.

Important dates:
September 10, 2020 — the first information letter;
January 15, 2021 — the end of registration and acceptance of articles;
January 20, 2021 — the end of the review and publication of the conference program;
January 25, 2021 — a conference.

The conference program will be formed based on the results of the materials received and published no later than January 20, 2021 on the conference website.

The conference venue is Smolensk State Agricultural Academy, Smolensk, Russian Federation.

The main directions of the conference:
1. Scientific support for innovative development of agriculture;
2. Intelligent, digital and automated technologies in agriculture;
3. Modern scientific achievements — the practice of production and processing of crop products;
4. Resource-saving technologies, rational nature management and innovative technologies in the agro-industrial complex;
5. Automation and digitalization in the agro-industrial complex;
6. Biotechnical systems and technologies in agriculture;
7. Feeding farm animals;
8. Machines and equipment for selection and seed production;
9. Mathematical modeling of applied problems of mechanics in the agro-industrial complex;
10. Environmental protection in agro-industrial production;
11. Tractor and agricultural engineering;
12. Organization of agro-industrial production and agriculture;
13. Oil and gas, environmental, chemical and energy engineering;
14. Renewable and alternative energy sources. Green energy;
15. Mechanization and electrification of agriculture;
16. Environmental protection, nature management and ecological safety;
17. Production management in the context of the transition to sustainable development;
18. Organization of efficient and environmentally friendly production;
19. Biodiversity and ways of its conservation;
20. Natural-climatic and anthropogenic factors in the evolution of natural ecosystems;
21. Environmental management and environmental protection, mining and soil cultivation technology;
22. Extracted resources: coal, gas, oil, peat and other minerals;
23. Systems analysis, physical and mathematical modeling, computer and information technologies in the context of sustainable development.

Conference organizers:
Smolensk State Agricultural Academy, Smolensk, Russian Federation.

International Program Committee:
1. Kuchumov Aleksey Valerievich — Candidate of Sciences, Rector of the Smolensk Agricultural Academy, Smolensk, Russian Federation — Chairman of the International Program Committee
2. Terentyev Sergey Evgenievich — Candidate of Agricultural Sciences, Associate Professor, Vice-Rector of the Smolensk Agricultural Academy, Smolensk, Russian Federation — Co-Chairman of the International Program Committee
3. Firsov Yuri Ivanovich — PhD in Economics, Prague Institute for Advanced Studies, Prague, Czech Republic;
4. Romanova Iraida Nikolaevna — Doctor of Agricultural Sciences, Professor, Smolensk Agricultural Academy, Smolensk, Russian Federation;
5. Dyshko Vitaly Nikolaevich — Doctor of Agricultural Sciences, Associate Professor, Professor, Smolensk Agricultural Academy, Smolensk, Russian Federation;
6. Saidzoda Rahimjon Khamro — Doctor of Technical Sciences, Acting Professor, Dushanbe Branch of the National Research Technological University of the National Research Technological University MISiS, Dushanbe, Republic of Tajikistan;
7. Krasochko Petr Albinovich — Doctor of Veterinary Sciences, Doctor of Biological Sciences, Professor, Smolensk Agricultural Academy, Smolensk, Russian Federation
8. Gnatyuk Viktor Ivanovich — Doctor of Technical Sciences, Professor, Kaliningrad State Technical University, Kaliningrad, Russian Federation;
9. Gibadullin Arthur Arthurovich — Candidate of Sciences, State University of Management, Moscow, Russian Federation;
10. Vyugin Sergey Mikhailovich — Doctor of Agricultural Sciences, Professor, Smolensk Agricultural Academy, Smolensk, Russian Federation;
11. Prudnikov Anatoly Dmitrievich — Doctor of Agricultural Sciences, Professor, Smolensk Agricultural Academy, Smolensk, Russian Federation;
12. Samsonova Natalia Evgenievna — Doctor of Agricultural Sciences, Professor, Smolensk Agricultural Academy, Smolensk, Russian Federation;
13. Tsys Valentina Ivanovna — Doctor of Agricultural Sciences, Professor, Smolensk Agricultural Academy, Smolensk, Russian Federation;
14. Polevoy Sergey Anatolyevich — Doctor of Technical Sciences, Professor, Financial University under the Government of the Russian Federation, Moscow, Russian Federation;
15. Mishin Igor Nikolaevich — Doctor of Agricultural Sciences, Professor, Smolensk Agricultural Academy, Smolensk, Russian Federation;
16. Krotenkov Vladimir Pavlovich — Doctor of Veterinary Sciences, Associate Professor, Smolensk Agricultural Academy, Smolensk, Russian Federation;
17. Sadriddinov Mahmadi Makhmudovich — Candidate of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Associate Professor, Tajik Technical University named after academician M.S. Osimi, Dushanbe, Republic of Tajikistan;
18. Kuzmich Rostislav Grigorievich — Doctor of Veterinary Sciences, Professor, Smolensk Agricultural Academy, Smolensk, Russian Federation;
19. Morkovkin Dmitry Evgenievich — Candidate of Sciences, Financial University under the Government of the Russian Federation, Moscow, Russian Federation;
20. Pantyukhin Andrey Valerievich — Doctor of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Professor, Smolensk Agricultural Academy, Smolensk, Russian Federation;
21. Kivchun Oleg Romanovich — Candidate of Technical Sciences, Baltic Federal University named after I. Kant, Kaliningrad, Russian Federation;
22. Lutsenko Dmitry Vladimirovich — Candidate of Technical Sciences, LLC KITS «Technocenosis», Kaliningrad, Russian Federation;
23. Sadriddinov Manuchehr Islomiddinovich — Candidate of Sciences, Associate Professor, Tajik State University of Finance and Economics, Dushanbe, Republic of Tajikistan;
24. Pulyaeva Valentina Nikolaevna — Candidate of Sciences, Financial University under the Government of the Russian Federation, Moscow, Russian Federation;
25. Nikiforov Alexander Georgievich — Doctor of Technical Sciences, Professor, Head of the Department, Smolensk Agricultural Academy, Smolensk, Russian Federation;
26. Bobrov Evgeniy Anatolyevich — Candidate of Geographical Sciences, Associate Professor, Smolensk Agricultural Academy, Smolensk, Russian Federation;
27. Bychkova Tatyana Korneevna — Candidate of Biological Sciences, Associate Professor, Smolensk Agricultural Academy, Smolensk, Russian Federation;
28. Izotova Olga Aleksandrovna — Candidate of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Associate Professor, Smolensk Agricultural Academy, Smolensk, Russian Federation;
29. Morozova Nina Petrovna — Candidate of Chemical Sciences, Associate Professor, Smolensk Agricultural Academy, Smolensk, Russian Federation;
30. Reshedko Vyacheslav Vasilievich — Candidate of Medical Sciences, Associate Professor, Smolensk Agricultural Academy, Smolensk, Russian Federation.

Executive Secretary of the Organizing Committee: Gibadullin Artur Arturovich — Candidate of Sciences, Associate Professor at the State University of Management, Moscow, Russian Federation.

Requirements for articles:
— The article must correspond to one of the topics of the conference;
— The article must be in English;
— The article should contain the following sections: «Materials and methods», «Results», «Discussion» and «Conclusion» (section «Acknowledgments» is written if necessary);
— The volume of the article should be 4-6 pages;
— The recommended number of authors should not exceed 5;
— Links must be made in accordance with the requirements of the Publisher. Links, as a rule, need to be made only to sources (articles) from international journals;
— The text must be typed in electronic form in Microsoft Word 2007/2003 format. The text can be illustrated with diagrams and tables. All illustrations must be within the boundaries of the text (do not go to the margins of the sheet);
— The article must contain an abstract (no more than 200 words);
— The number of references in the list of references must be at least 10;
— Self-citation should not exceed 10%;
— The originality of the article is not less than 80%;
— All authors must be familiar with the license agreement.

Submission of materials:
To participate in the conference, you need to send an article prepared according to the requirements of the journal.
The scientific works of the authors who spoke at the conference, after reviewing and editing, are published in the journal, indexed in the international SCOPUS database. Articles by authors who did not speak at the conference are not subject to publication.

The order of publication of an article in a journal indexed in Scopus:
1. Sending materials by mail to the executive secretary of the organizing committee esdca2020@ridlaw.ru;
2. Conducting expertise and double-blind reviewing of materials;
3. Full-time presentation at the conference.

Terms of publication:
Articles will be accepted until January 15, 2021.
The submission of articles to the editorial office of the journal will take place before February 1, 2021.
Articles will be published no later than April 2021.
Indexing of articles in the international Scopus database from 1 to 3 months from the date of publication.