International Conference on Kenaf & Allied Fibres 2009 - ICKAF 2009 - is organized with an aim to make possible the exchange of information on the latest development and findings in Kenaf and Allied fibres. The 3-day International conference will provide a meeting point to carry out discussions that will lead to create global awareness about advantages and beneficial features of biofibre such as kenaf, jute, ramie, flax, hemp and oil palm along with the positive impact on the society of the producing countries. The theme decided for the conference is 'Viable Biofibre for the Future'. It is expected to increase the profile of biofibre, increase consumer awareness and strengthen demand for biofibre products. The conference is a good platform for policy makers, academics, scientist, researcher, biofibre producers and entrepreneur providing a forum for interaction and exchange of ideas. The session also includes an exhibition of various kenaf and allied fibres products and machineries.
Universiti Putra Malaysia