ICoSAR 2019

About ICoSAR

ICoSAR is an annual international conference organized by Coastal and Marine Research Center and Halal Thoyib Science Center, Brawijaya University. ICoSAR stands for International Conference on Sustainable Aquatic Resources. It provides a platform to exchange knowledge regarding development of aquatic food resources and marine ecosystems through sustainable fisheries and aquaculture.

ICoSAR 2019 will focus on the theme: “Increasing OHI (Ocean Health Index) Through Sustainable Aquatic-Food Resources Utilization” with a focus on halal and Seafood. This topic is particularly important and necessary to deal with global issues, where sustainable aquatic resources plays a significant role in raising OHI; consequently, it can improve availability of halal assurance and seafood security. The sub-theme of ICoSAR 2019 consists of 1) Halal Management and Food Science, 2) Seafood Safety, Processing and Engineering, 3) Aquatic Biodiversity, Biology and Conservation, 4) Aquaculture Sustainability, 5) Aquatic Biotechnology and Pharmacy, and 6) Fisheries of Social Economy, Law and Development Policy, and 7) Oceanic and Aquatic Engineering.

The aim of this program is to present how science and new ideas can provide the best possible solutions to address challenges of food halal deriving from sustainable aquatic resources, and evolving challenges which are evolving challenges which are essential for ocean ecosystem balance and sustainability of benefits we earn from ocean-based economies such as fisheries and aquaculture.

ICoSAR 2019 will be held on August 27th – 28th, 2019 in Sahid Montana II, Malang, East Java, Indonesia. On behalf of the organizing committee, it is our great pleasure and honor to extend to you a warm invitation to attend ICoSAR 2019, please sumbit your abstracts for oral and poster presentation during the conference to share your achievements.

Keynote Speakers

NAMA-SPEAKERProf. Soottawat Benjakul, Ph.D.
Prince of Songkla University, Thailand
Topic : Non-Thermal Technologies For Seafood Processing and Preservation
NAMA-SPEAKERProf. Sukoso, Ph.D.
Halal Product Assurance Organizing Agency (BPJPH), Ministry of Religious Affair, Indoneisa
Topic : Halal Industry in Global Community
NAMA-SPEAKERAssoc. Prof. Abdorreza Mohammadi Nafchi
Universiti Sains Malaysia, Malaysia
Topic : Fish Gelatin As Mammalian Gelatin Alternatives in Packaging: Application, Challenges, and Prospects
NAMA-SPEAKERDr. Yuki Tsuchiya*
Nihon University, Japan

*) under confirmation

Plenary Speakers

NAMA-SPEAKERIr. Hardi Pitoyo
Shrimp Club Indonesia (SCI), Indonesia
NAMA-SPEAKEREliana Widijansih
PT. Kencana Tiara Gemilang, Indonesia

Invited Speakers

NAMA-SPEAKERAssoc.Prof. Nurul Huda, Ph.D.
Malaysia Sabah University, Malaysia
Topic : Halal Issues in Processing Surimi and Surimi Seafood
NAMA-SPEAKERSuyota Wasana, Ph.D.*
Prince of Songkla University, Thailand
NAMA-SPEAKERShofihar Sinansari, MP.
Research Institute for Ornamental Fish Culture, Ministry of Fisheries and Marine, Indonesia
Topic : Black Soldier Fly Larvae as a Rich Nutrient Feed for Ornamental Fish”
NAMA-SPEAKERAchmad Zamroni, Ph.D.
Fisheries and Marine Social Economy Research Center, Ministry of Fisheries and Marine, Indonesia
Topic : Model Keberlanjutan Ekonomi Rumah Tangga Kelautan Dan Perikanan
NAMA-SPEAKERDr. Julie Ekasari
Bogor Agriculture Institute, Indonesia
NAMA-SPEAKERAndi Kurniawan, D.Sc.
Brawijaya University, Indonesia
NAMA-SPEAKERDr. Endang Dewi Masithah
Airlangga University, Indonesia
NAMA-SPEAKERDr.Sc. Asep A. Prihanto
Brawijaya University, Indonesia
NAMA-SPEAKERRiski Agung L., Ph.D.
Brawijaya University, Indonesia
NAMA-SPEAKERRahmi Nurdiani, Ph.D.
Bioseafood RG Brawijaya University, Indonesia
NAMA-SPEAKERIma Yudha Perwira, D.Sc.
Udayana University, Indonesia
NAMA-SPEAKERDr. Muhammad Nursid
Research Center For Marine and Fisheries Product Processing and Biotechnology, Ministry of Fisheries and Marine, Indonesia

*) under confirmation

Conference Topics

The conference consists of the following mini-symposiums that run in parallel for two days.

  • Halal Management and Food Science (HMFS)
  • Aquatic Biodiversity, Biology and Conservation (ABBC)
  • Aquaculture Sustainability (AQS)
  • Aquatic Biotechnology and Pharmacy (ABP)
  • Seafood Safety, Processing and Engineering (SSPE)
  • Social Economy, Law and Development Policy on Fisheries (SELF)
  • Oceanic and Aquatic Engineering (OAE)

Call for Papers

The conference invites scientists, researchers, and professionals to attend and present their works in oral or poster session by submitting a short abstracts for consideration. The abstracts will be peer-reviewed and the acceptance for presentation will be announced.

Submit your abstract

Conference Proceeding

The committee has established an agreement with PROCEEDING PUBLISHER to publish selected papers with particular coverage in IOP Conference Series: Earth and Environmental Science.

The proceeding series has been indexed by Scopus, Elsevier. Prospective authors are invited to submit their full paper using complated template or simple template. All submitted papers will be peer-reviewed by experts and the final decision of the selected papers will be made by the editorial team.
For papers not included in the IOP Conference Series, will be included in the Journal of Enviromental Engineering and Sustainable Technology or Journal of Innovation and Applied Technology.

Registration Fee

Early Bird Payment Deadline
(August 3, 2019)
Regular Payment Deadline
(August 12, 2019)
Regular/Student Presenters – Indonesian Passport Holder IDR 1,250,000 IDR 1,500,000
Regular/Student Poster – Indonesian Passport Holder IDR 1,250,000 IDR 1,500,000
Attendant – Indonesian Passport Holder IDR 500,000 IDR 750,000
International Presenters – Foreign Passport Holder USD 150 USD 200
Attendant- Foreign Passport Holder USD 50 USD 75

(!) On-Site payment is limited only for participant (non-presenter)

  • Registration fee includes conference kit, certificate, abstract book, lunch and drink.

  • One participant may submit up to MAX-2 abstracts and an additional (second accepted abstract) will be charged for IDR 750.000.

    Proceeding Article Processing Fee

    An additional article processing fee of IDR 1.500,000 will be charged for each selected paper to be published in IOP conference proceeding series.

    International Scientific Committee

    Organizing Committee

    Steering committee

    • Prof. Nuhfil Hanani AR (Rector Brawijaya University)
    • Prof. Moch. Sasmito Djati (Vice Rector)
    • Dr. Bambang Susilo (Head of The Institute of Research and Community Services)





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