Themes

Theme 1: Innovations in Agricultural Extension Management

(Some conceptual and good quality review papers will be accepted in this theme only)

Sub-Theme

  • 1. Institutional Pluralism: Mapping and Convergence.
  • 2. Capacity Building & Training Management in Extension.
  • 3. Digital Initiatives, Disruptive Technologies & Knowledge Management.
  • 4. Technology Development, Assessment and Transfer.
  • 5. Entrepreneurial Extension, Incubation & Start ups.
Theme 2: Innovations in Extension Communication and Diffusion

Sub-Theme

  • 1. Structural & Functional Imperatives of Communication Process.
  • 2. System Paradigm and Sustainable Models of Communication.
  • 3. Farm Journalism &Social Media Extension.
  • 4. Communication, Diffusion & Behavioural Research in Extension.
Theme 3: Innovations in Extension Service

Sub-Theme

  • 1. Doubling Farmers Income: Innovations and Experiences.
  • 2. Value Chain and Market Led Extension.
  • 3. Family Farming and Nutrition Sensitive extension.
  • 4. Gender & Youth issues in Agriculture.
  • 5. Extension Approaches for Climate Smart Agriculture.
Theme 4: Future Perspectives of Agricultural Extension

Sub-Theme

  • 1. Rethinking Agricultural Extension: Policies and Reforms.
  • 2. Extension in Social Context: Vocal for Local.
  • 3. Emerging Pedagogies in Teaching and Learning.
  • 4. Worldwide Education Policies and NEP 2020.
  • 5. Sustainable Food Production Addressing SDGs
  • 6. Grass Root Innovations and IPR issues.
  • 7. Scope &Challenges in Natural Farming & Extension.