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New AG International Annual
Live In-Person & Digital Experiences: 28 - 30 April 2025
Madrid, Spain

Prof. Dr. Ismail Cakmak
Professor at Sabanci Unlversity - Istanbul


Ismail Cakmak earned his PhD at the University Hohenheim in Stuttgart, Germany, and full Professor at the Sabanci University, Istanbul, Turkey. Published over 240-peer-reviewed articles, named among the “highly cited researchers” by Clarivate Analytics (Thomson Reuters).

Ranked in the top 0.05 % of most influential scientists in all scientific disciplines and top 10 in Agronomy-Agriculture worldwide for the year 2022 by Stanford University, based on Elsevier’s Scopus Database.

Received IFA “International Crop Nutrition Award in 2005, Australian Crawford Fund “Derek Tribe Medal” in 2007, Alexander von Humboldt Foundation-Georg Forster Research Award in 2014, International Plant Nutrition Institute-IPNI Science Prize in 2016 and the World Academy of Sciences-Agricultural Science Prize in 2016. He is an elected member of “The Academia Europaea” and “The Science Academy” of Turkey.

Agenda Sessions

  • Keynote Opening: A key fertilizer strategy: An overlooked solution for the persistent global problem of hidden hunger