The Autonomous University of Aguascalientes, in collaboration with the National Institute of Forestry, Agriculture and Livestock Research (INIFAP), launched the second cycle of conferences on Climate, Energy and Sustainability with the aim of disseminating topics of interest to the scientific and academic community. business and the general public.
The said event, which ends on May 19, allows the sharing of research results that reduce problems that create high impact in social, economic and environmental fields, as well as the interaction and closeness of science with the producer. manage to promote. Region and education of Aguascalientes and the country.
During the inauguration ceremony, Shri. Felipe de Jesus Rizzo Diaz, dean of the UAA Center for Engineering Sciences (CCI), pointed out that climate, energy and sustainability are important issues not only at the state and national levels, but around the world; Therefore, all efforts made to improve and promote these areas will always be welcomed and supported by the House of the Highest Studies. In this sense, he said that the CCI promotes the development of technology in the fields of agriculture and energy, therefore, he reiterated the UAA’s desire to cooperate with INIFAP and other governmental instances.
At another point, Dr. Luis Angel Rodríguez del Bosque, General Director of INIFAP, mentioned that water scarcity, climate change and alternative energy are issues that concern us because of their relevance in the sustainable production of food and a healthy environment , this increases interest in the development of research that directly affects the solution of these problems.
During his speech, Dr. Mario Arturo Santana García, Head of the Representative Office of the Ministry of Agriculture in Aguascalientes, invited the participants to take advantage of this cycle of conferences in which the UAA and INIFAP collaborate, where they will offer different cuttings. Edge topics. On the other hand, MTRA. Ana Claudia Morales Dueñas, General Director of the Institute of Science and Technology of the State of Aguascalientes (INCyTEA) reiterated her support and endorsement of INCyTEA and announced that there is a State Fund for Technological Innovation through which to carry resources can be obtained. To experiment in these areas which are very important for the country.
It should be noted that the second cycle of conferences on Climate, Energy and Sustainability takes place at the INIFAP Pabellón Experimental Area in Aguascalientes and is broadcast virtually through the social networks of the UAA. In addition, it has 20 conferences delivered by experts on various topics such as: semiconductors in energy and environmental sustainability, rainfall stimulation, climate forecasting, mobile applications in water management, virtual water flow; Agricultural Pest Control Infections, Environmental Pest Management, to name a few.
On behalf of LIC, General Director of Agriculture Eng. J. Refugio Lucio Castañeda, Secretary for Rural and Agribusiness Development; Engg. Jose Daniel Cervin Sanchez, District Head of Rural Development; Also MTRO. Jorge Luis García Rodríguez, representative of the National Commission for Arid Zones.