3rdInternational Conference On Agricultural Engineering and Food Security

Theme: Revolutionizing Food Safety for Secured Future

OCM for AgriFood Security Series Conferences

Organizing Committee

OCM Member

Tengiz F. URUSHADZE

Director
Agricultural University of Georgia
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Valentina Pavlova

Professor
St. Clement of Ohrid University of Bitola
Macedonia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Hari Mohan Srivastava

Director
University of Victoria
Canada

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Peter Leggo

Professor
Cambridge University
UK

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Ramesh K. Agarwal

Professor
Washington University
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Martin H. Gerzabek

Professor
University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences
Austria

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Samy El-Zaeem

Professor
Alexandria University
Egypt

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Dr. Nasrallah M. Deraz

Professor
National Research Centre
Egypt

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Branimir Pavlic

Professor
University of Novi Sad
Serbia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Xinzhong Wu

Professor
Qinzhou University
China

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Food Safety 2017

OCM Member

Nikos E Mavroudis

Programme Leader Department of Applied Sciences (FoESA)
Northumbria University
United Kingdom

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Michael Granvogl

Associate Professor
Technical University of Munich
Germany

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Marco Iammarino

Principal Investigator - Project "MPSQA"
Institute Zooprofilattico of Puglia and Basilicata
Italy

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Nitaigour Premchand Mahalik

Professor
Jordan College of Agricultural Sciences and Technology
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Spiros Paramithiotis

Laboratory of Food Quality Control and Hygiene, Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition
Agricultural University of Athens
Greece

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Malik A. Hussain

Senior Technical Officer
NSW Food Authority
Australia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Maristela Martins Pereira

Faculty of Agricultural Sciences - FCA
Federal University of Amazonas
Brazil

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Luis A. García-Zapateiro

Director Research Group in Complex fluid engineering and Food Rheology - IFCRA
Universidad De Cartagena - Colombia
Colombia

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Food Safety 2016

OCM Member

Arpad Ambrus

Chief Scientific Advisor and Chair for CCMAS
National Food Chain Safety Office
Hungary

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Nikos E Mavroudis

Programme Leader Department of Applied Sciences (FoESA)
Northumbria University
United Kingdom

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Vicente Rodríguez Fuentes

President
European Food Law Association, Lawyer at Legalagrifood Abogados
Spain

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Kalanithi Nesaretnam

Minister, Embassy of Malaysia and Mission of Malaysia to the European Union Regional Manager,
Malaysian Palm Oil Board (MPOB) Europe
Malaysia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Michael Granvogl

Chair for Food Chemistry
Technical University of Munich
Germany

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Chen Situ

Institute for Global Food Security
Queen’s University Belfast
United Kingdom

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Sylvia Pfaff

Consultant
Food Information service Europe
Germany

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Beate Kettlitz

Food DrinkEurope
Director for Food Safety, Science and R&D
Belgium

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Shu Geng

Term President, Joint Research Centre,
National Food Safety Centre
China

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Jerzy Radecki

Head of Department of Biosensors
Institute of Animal Reproduction and Food Research of Polish Academy of Sciences
Olsztyn,Poland

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Eulogio J. Llorent-Martínez

Department of Physical and Analytical Chemistry
University of Jaén
Spain

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Malcolm Elliott

Founding Director, The Norman Borlaug Institute for Global Food Security
Editor in Chief, Agriculture and Food Security
United Kingdom

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Carla Vartanian

American Overseas Dietetic Association
American University of Beirut
Lebanon

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

R R Sharma

Principal Scientist
Division of Food Science & Postharvest Technology
India

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Food Safety-2015

OCM Member

Arpad Ambrus

Chief Scientific Advisor and Chair for CCMAS
National Food Chain Safety Office
Hungary

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Maria Tsimidou

Chair of the Cost Action Saffronomics
Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
Greece

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Sanjay Dave

Food Safety and Standards Authority of India
Ministry of Health and Family Welfare
India

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Carla Vartanian

American Overseas Dietetic Association
American University of Beirut
Lebanon

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Hami Alpas

Acting Secretary General
Professor of Food Engineering
Middle East Technical University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Cheng-An (Andy) Hwang

Research Food Technologist
Eastern Regional Research Center
Pennsylvania
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Roberta Onori

Department of Veterinary Public Health and Food Safety
National Institute of Health
Italy

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Wondwossen A. Gebreyes

Director and Professor
Global Health Programs
Department of Veterinary Preventive Medicine
Ohio State University
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

George - John E. Nychas

Director and Professor
Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition
Agricultural University of Athens
Greece

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Ying Zhu

Director
Australian Centre for Asian Business
University of South Australia Business School
Australia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Douglas L. Archer

Director and Associate Dean for Research Florida Agricultural Experiment Station Professor of Food Science and Human Nutrition Department
University of Florida
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Eulogio J. Llorent-Martinez

Research scientist
Department of Physical and Analytical Chemistry
University of Jaén
Spain

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Helga Naes

Research Director Food Safety and Quality
Norwegian Institute of Food
Norway

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Lynn Frewer

Professor of Food & Society
Newcastle University
Newcastle upon Tyne
United Kingdom

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Nikos Mavroudis

Senior Lecturer
Programme Leader Department of Applied Sciences (FoESA)
Northumbria University Newcastle
United Kingdom

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Clare Narrod

Research Scientist and Manager Risk Analysis Program
University of Maryland
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Bonnie Buntain

Professor of Ecosystem
Public Health Faculty of Veterinary Medicine
University of Calgary
Canada

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Cristina L.M. Silva

Associate Professor Escola Superior de Biotecnologia(SB)
Universidade Católica Portuguesa
Portugal

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Kirsten Brandt

Senior Lecturer of Food Science and Nutrition
Human Nutrition Research Centre
Newcastle University
United Kingdom

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Ara Kanekanian

Principal Lecturer Cardiff School of Health Sciences
Cardiff Metropolitan University
United Kingdom

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Faiza Mohamed Osman

Founder and Head of Nutrition Institute of Endemic Disease
University of Khartoum
Sudan

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Mitchel Abaracoso Andrada

Quality and Certification Manager Aquagrow Corporation
University of the Philippines
Malaysia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Hanee M. Al-Dmoor

Nutrition & Food Processing Department
Al-Balqa Applied University Founder of Scientific Food Center
Jordan

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Agri 2017

OCM Member

Shane C. Burgess

Vice President for Agriculture, Life and Veterinary Sciences, and Cooperative Extension
The University of Arizona
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Michael Wilkinson

Professor & Chair of Upland Agroecosystems
Aberystwyth University
UK

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Indrajeet Chaubey

Professor and Head, Departments of Agricultural and Biological Engineering
Purdue University
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Viktor Balabanov

Professor, Dean of the faculty, Processes and machinery in agribusiness
Russian State Agrarian University
Russian Federation

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Abbas Amini

Assistant Professor
Western Sydney University
Australia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Shinsuke Agehara

Assistant Professor, Plant Physiology
University of Florida
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Ken’ichi Ohtsubo

Professor
Niigata University of Pharmacy and Applied Life Sciences
Japan

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Siphiwe F. Mkhize

Head of Department
KwaZulu-Natal Department of Agriculture and Rural Development
South Africa

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Narendra Kumar Gontia

Principal and Dean, College of Agricultural Engineering and Technology
Junagadh Agricultural University
India

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Mohd Rasdi Zaini

Associate Professor, Faculty of Plantation and Agrotechnology
Universiti Teknologi MARA
Malaysia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

N Varadarajulu Naidu

Director of Research
Acharya N.G.Ranga Agricultural University
India

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Harvinder Singh Dhaliwal

Dean, College of Agriculture
Punjab Agricultural University
India

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Agri 2016

OCM Member

Fhatuwani Nixwell Mudau

Professor
University of South Africa
South Africa

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

R R Sharma

Senior Scientist
Indian Agricultural Research Institute
India

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Ilan Chet

Emeritus Professor (Wolf and Max Planck Prize Laureate)
Hebrew University
Jerusalem

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Upendra M Sainju

Research Agronomist
United States Department of Agriculture
United States

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Johan van Rooyen

Director
The Standard Bank Center For Agribusiness Development And Leadership
South Africa

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Byoung Ryong Jeong

Dean
Gyeongsang National University
Korea

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Ashok K Patra

Director
ICAR-Indian Institute of Soil Science
India

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Francis Lewu

Head of Department
Cape Peninsula University of Technology
South Africa

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Leony Halos-Kim

Thematic Director
Sasakawa Africa Association (SAA), Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Ethiopia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Shashi Sharma

Professor, Chair & Centre Director
Murdoch University
Australia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Andreas Gattinger

Head of Climate Research
Research Institute of Organic Agriculture (Forschungsinstitut für Biologischen Landbau, FiBL)
Switzerland

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Raveendra H. Patil

Senior Scientist (Agronomy)
University of Agricultural Sciences
India

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Mannava Sivakumar

Senior Consultant
World Bank and World Meteorological Organization
Switzerland

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Mohammad Reza Alizadeh

Head and Associate Professor
Rice Research Institute of Iran
Iran

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Kazi Kamrul Islam

Head and Associate Professor
Bangladesh Agricultural University
Bangladesh

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Sani Yusuf Ahmad

Associate Professor
Ahmadu Bello University
Nigeria

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Sunday Yiseyon Hosu

Lead Researcher and Consultant
Sunclare Consults Limited, Nigeria
South Africa

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Olayinka Ayobami AIYEGORO

Senior Researcher/Project Manager
Agricultural Research Council, Animal Production Institute
South Africa

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Justin K. Urassa

Senior Lecturer
Sokoine University of Agriculture
Tanzania

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Angela M. Lamptey

Lecturer
University of Ghana
Ghana

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Food Security 2016

OCM Member

Huada Ruan

Professor
United International College(UIC)
China

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Devi Prasad Juvvadi

Director
Agriculture Management Resource Group at Centre for Good Governance
India

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Manuela Zoninsein

Founder, CEO
AgVali
China

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Yao Olive Li

Assistant Professor
California State Polytechnic University
Uniited States

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Tahlim Sudaryanto

Senior Agricultural Economist
Indonesian Center for Agriculture Socio Economic and Policy Studies
Indonesia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Sun Bo

Director
Ecological Research Station of Red Soil in Yingtan,CAS
China

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Munashe Shoko

Former dean
Great Zimbabwe University
Zimbabwe

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Fanuel Kapute

Head of Dept. of Fisheries Sciences
Mzuzu University
Malawi

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Food Security 2017

OCM Member

Xia Ying

Director
Rural Development, Institute of Agricultural Economics and Development,CAAS
China

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Zengqi Peng

Professor
Nanjing Agricultural University and National Center of Meat Quality and Safety Control
China

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Gamal Fouad Mohamed

Researcher Professor
National Research Center
Egypt

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Huada Ruan

Professor
United International College(UIC)
China

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Brian C. Hampson

Scientist and Professor
USDA Agriculture Research Service
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Richard E. Goodman

Research Professor
University of Nebraska – Lincoln
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Patrick Kanza,

PhD student
Western Illinois University
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

El-Sayed El-Tanboly

Professor and Consultant
National Center for Research, Cairo
Egypt

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Christopher R. Bryant

Professor
Universities of Montreal and Guelph.
Canada

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Moses Adjei

MPhil Candidate
University of Bergen,
Norway

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Laura kahn

Masters student
Indiana University
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Steven Worth

Director
African Centre for Food Security
South Africa

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Griffiths G. Atungulu

Assistant Professor
University Of Arkansas
USA

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Euro Food-2016

OCM Member

Alexander Sulakvelidze

Vice President
Intralytix Inc
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Romdhane karoui

Professor
Université d’Artois,
France

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Suzana Caetano da Silva Lannes

President
Brazilian Society of Food Science and Technology
Brazil

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Osama O Ibrahim

Consultant Food Safety
Bio Innovation
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Elsayed Abdelaal

Senior Research Scientist
Guelph Food Research Centre
Canada

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Alexander V Sirotkin

Professor
Constantine the Philosopher University
Slovakia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Jose S Torrecilla

Professor
Complutense University of Madrid
Spain

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Gemma Matute

Manager
Complutense University Madrid
Spain

Biography Research Interest