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  • ICATES 2019
    International Conference On Agricultural Technology,
    Engineering, and Environmental Sciences
    (ICATES) 2019
    Banda Aceh, Indonesia
    August 21-23, 2019
    Field trip: August 22-23, 2019 (Sabang Island)
    Conference: August 21, 2019 (Oasis Atjeh Hotel, Banda Aceh)


International Conference on Agricultural Technology, Engineering, and Environmental Sciences (ICATES) 2019

It is an honor to welcome you to the International Conference on Agricultural Technology and Engineering, and Environmental Sciences (ICATES) 2019. The conference will be held on August 21, 2019, in Banda Aceh, Indonesia. Banda Aceh, formerly known as "Kutaradja", is the capital and largest city in the Province of Aceh, Indonesia. It is widely known as one of the most cultural- and historical-rich cities in Indonesia, offering you an enjoyable stay with its stunning culture, tourism spots, and unforgettable culinary options. The post-conference fieldtrip to Sabang island will run after the conference - from Thursday 22nd of August 2019 to Friday 23th of August 2019.  

This conference is hosted by Agricultural Engineering Department, Faculty of Agriculture,
Syiah Kuala University (recognizably abbreviated as UNSYIAH), the largest and the oldest national university in Aceh. The ICATES 2019 is an event jointly organized by Agricultural Engineering Department, Universitas Syiah Kuala, and Faculty of Civil Engineering and Earth Resources, Universiti Malaysia Pahang with the aim of convening experts from the academia and the industry to communicate their research, explore new knowledge and broaden professional networks, particularly in the field of agricultural technology, engineering, and environmental sciences.

Under the theme "
Challenges and opportunities toward industry 4.0", the ICATES 2019 will provide an excellent forum for knowledge sharing and research findings that are related to the research and innovations for Industry 4.0 and the latest technology development for enriching smart societies.

We are looking forward to welcoming you to Banda Aceh!


Note: Please find full scope of the conference on this page


August 16, 2019; Secretariat 

Title: Book of Abstracts and program overview

Please find book of abstracts and program overview of ICATES 2019 below.

Book of abstracts

Program overview



August 3, 2019; Secretariat 

Title: ICATES 2019 recent updates 

We would like to inform our latest updates concerning with ICATES conference. Conference date is 21 August 2019 and the venue is now relocating to the OASIS ATJEH HOTEL, address: Jalan Tgk. Imum Lueng Bata 115, Banda Aceh. 


Also, we would like to inform that ICATES has been listed in IOP Conference Series: EES in forthcoming issue scheduled in 4th quarter 2019 as shown here: https://iopscience.iop.org

To all authors, we kindly request you to fill out the registration form by clicking this link: 

Each presenter must register and fill those form. If co-authors attend, each of them has to register. Certificates only given to the participant or attendee that already registered their attendance.

Thank you for your valuable attentions and partcipations
looking forward to seeing you in Banda Aceh, Indonesia



July 1, 2019; Secretariat 

Title: Full paper submission deadline has been extended

A great number of full paper submission has been received to the ICATES 2019. However, the committee has received many requests from potential authors to extend the full paper submission deadline. Now the committe has decided to extend the deadline until July 8, 2019




June 12, 2019; Secretariat 

Title: Full paper submission deadline

Dear prospective Authors, 

As the deadline for full paper submission is coming closer, we would like to announce and encourage all authors to submit the full papers before June 30, 2019.


Best regards,


ICATES 2019 Committe



June 11, 2019; Secretariat 

Title: Change in the date of seminar and field trip

Dear Authors

The seminar dates have been rescheduled by one day (August 21, 2019). The field trip to Sabang Island will be on August 22-23, 2019. We apologize for the inconvenience caused.


Best regards,


ICATES 2019 Committe


 Keynote Speaker

Ir. H. Nova Iriansyah, MT

Ir. H. Nova Iriansyah, MT

Acting Governor of Aceh, Indonesia

 Invited Speakers

Prof. Dr. Elke Pawelzik

Prof. Dr. Elke Pawelzik

Food safety and security

Goettingen University, Germany

Prof. Dr. Sigit Supadmo Arif, M.Eng.

Prof. Dr. Sigit Supadmo Arif, M.Eng.

Land and water resource engineering

Universitas Gadjah Mada, Indonesia

Dr. Jundika Candra Kurnia

Dr. Jundika Candra Kurnia

Thermal Drying

Universiti Teknologi Petronas, Malaysia

Dr. Ir. Desrial, M.Eng.

Dr. Ir. Desrial, M.Eng.

Agricultural Engineering

President of Indonesian Society of Agricultural Engineering (PERTETA)

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Ramadhansyah Putra

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Ramadhansyah Putra

Civil Engineering & Earth Resources

Universiti Malaysia Pahang

Simon Badcock

Simon Badcock

Sustainable Land

Asia Pacific-Sustainable Land/Seascapes Advisor

 Important Dates


All accepted papers of the ICATES 2019 will be submitted to IOP Conference Series. The IOP Conference Series is indexed by Scopus. 


The ICATES 2019 Conference also provides opportunities to the participants to publish their articles in: International journal of civil engineering and geo-environmental (indexed by Google scholar)