About AAAP


It is indeed our pleasure to welcome you to the 18th AAAP Congress to be held in Kuching, Malaysia from 1st – 5th August 2018. Malaysian Society of Animal Production is proud to be the host of the next AAAP congress, which is held biannually. Asian-Australasian Animal Production, a consortium of animal societies, founded in 1980 with 8 charter members representing the animal production societies of Australia, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, New Zealand, Philippines and Thailand, organized the first AAAP Congress in 1980 in Malaysia. Later, Taiwan, Bangladesh, Papua New Guinea, India, Vietnam, Mongolia, Nepal, Pakistan, Iran, Sri Lanka and China joined as member countries. In short, AAAP congress is considered a platform where among the largest number of animal scientists and professionals meet to discuss current advances in animal sciences and technology. All topics and disciplines in animal sciences (and aquaculture) will be presented and participants are not only animal scientists but also students, technologists, farmers, breeders, and those directly and indirectly involved in animal industry. The venue of AAAP 2018 is Kuching, a city in East Malaysia, well endowed with a diversity of cultures, wild life and untouched natural beauty. We promise you that AAAP2018 will be an exciting and unforgettable experience. Keep the dates in your diary and hope to see you in Kuching in August 2018.

Prof. Dr. Loh Teck Chwen

Executive Committee of AAAP 2018

No. Name Post
1 Prof. Dr. Abd. Wahid Haron Advisor
2 Prof. Dr. Loh Teck Chwen Chairman
3 Dato’ Dr. Norlizan Mohd Noor Vice Chairman
4 Assoc. Prof. Dr. Anjas Asmara Samsudin Secretary
5 Dr. Noraini Samat Asst. Sec
6 Mr. Noor Rahim Sharif Treasurer
7 Assoc. Prof. Dr. Halimatun Yaakub Scientific
8 Mr. Khairudin Minhaj Logistic
9 Dr. Adrian Susin Ambud Logistic
10 Dr. Muhamad Faizul Shahril Md. Razali Technical
11 Mr. Azizi Ahmad Azmin Technical
12 Dr. Henny Akit Sponsorship
13 Dr. Aidi Mohamad Sponsorship
14 Prof. Dr. Abdul Razak Alimon Social & Visit
15 Dr. Abu Hassan Muhammad Ali Social & Visit


The 18th Asian Australasian Animal Production Congress (AAAP) 2018 Congress will make available funds to support travel of eligible current senior undergraduate or graduate students under a Student Travel Grant (STG) scheme to attend, and present their research findings at the congress in Kuching, Malaysia.



The 18th Asian Australasian Animal Production Congress (AAAP) 2018 Congress will be presenting awards for Best Student and Best Young Researcher presentation in their respective oral or poster sessions.

If you are a registered student OR below 35 years of age, you are eligible for this award. If you fall into any one of these categories, please email the secretariat at aaap2018award@gmail.com