17th International Conference on

Food & Nutrition

Theme: Accelerating Research & Innovation in Food & Nutrition

OCM for Food & Nutrition Series Conferences

Organizing Committee

OCM Member

Byung-Mu Lee

Professor
Sungkyunkwan University,
Korea

Biography Research Interest

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Yasmine Lashine

Professor
German University, Cairo
Egypt

Biography Research Interest

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Benjamin K. Simpson

Professor
Canadian Institute of Food Science & Technology (CIFST)
Canada

Biography Research Interest

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Maria Gougouli

Professor
Aristotle University
Greece

Biography Research Interest

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Jolene Mateko Azagba-Nyako

Professor
Jolene Mateko Azagba-Nyako University of Westminster
UK

Biography Research Interest

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Sutanu Dutta Chowdhury

Professor
Basirhat College.
India

Biography Research Interest

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Gurdip Singh

Professor
Gorakhpur University
India

Biography Research Interest

Student Ambassadors

OCM Member

Nathan Hechtman

Student
Willamette University, Salem, Oregon
USA

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Food Technology-2016

OCM Member

Ozlem Tokusoglu

Conference Chair
Professor
Department of Food Technology
Celal Bayar University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

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Ian Watson

Conference Co-chair
Reader
Department of Systems Power and Energy
University of Glasgow
UK

Biography Research Interest

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Osama Ibrahim

Consultant
BioInnovation
USA

Biography Research Interest

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Giancarlo Cravotto

Professor
Universty of Turin,
Italy

Biography Research Interest

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Christopher Smith

Professor
Food, Nutrition and Health Research Centre
Manchester Metropolitan University
UK

Biography Research Interest

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Gary D Stoner

Conference Co-chair
Professor
Department of Medicine, Hematology and Oncology
Medical College of Wisconsin
USA

Biography Research Interest

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Gustavo Barbosa-Canovas

Director
The Center for Non Thermal Processing of Food
Washington State University
USA

Biography Research Interest

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Mirjana Menkovska

Professor
Department of Food Technology and Biotechnology
Ss. Cyril and Methodius University
Macedonia

Biography Research Interest

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Gulhan Unlu

Associate Professor
School of Food Science
University of Idaho
Adjunct Faculty
Washington State University
USA

Biography Research Interest

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Amiza Mat Amin

Dean School of Food Science
Universiti Malaysia Terengganu
Malaysia

Biography Research Interest

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Howard Q.Zhang

Director
USDA ARS Western Regional Research Cente
USDA
USA

Biography Research Interest

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Ruihong Zhang

Professor
Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering
University of California
USA

Biography Research Interest

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John P. Tsaknis

Head
Technological Educational Institutions (T.E.I.) of Athens
Greece

Biography Research Interest

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Charles Brennan

Profesor
Faculty of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Lincoln University
New Zealand

Biography Research Interest

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Alison Burton Shepherd

Senior Lecturer
De Montfort University
UK

Biography Research Interest

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Ralf Greiner

Head
Department of Food Technology and Bioprocess Engineering
Max Rubner-Institut
Germany

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Lara Hanna Wakim

Dean
Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences
Holy Spirit University of Kaslik
Lebanon

Biography Research Interest

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Dilek Heperkan

Professor
Department of Food Engineering
Istanbul Technical University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

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Alev Bayındırlı

Chairperson
Department of food engineering
Middle East Technical University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

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Abdulkadir Halkman

Professor
Department of food engineering
Ankara University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

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Meral Kilic Akyilmaz

Professor
Istanbul Technical University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

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Hami Alpas

Professor
Middle East Technical University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

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Neriman Bagdatlioglu

Professor
Celal Bayar University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

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Dilek Boyacioglu

Professor
Istanbul Technical University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

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Fikri Basoglu

Professor
Uludag University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

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Faruk Tahsin Bozoglu

Professor
Middle East Technical University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

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Turgut Cabaroglu

Professor
Cukurova University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

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Figen Kaymak Ertekin

Professor
Ege University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

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Vural Gokmen

Professor
Hacettepe University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

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Gurbuz Gunes

Food Engineering Department Chair
Istanbul Technical University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

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Mihriban Korukluoglu

Professor
Uludag University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

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Nevzat Artik

Professor
Ankara University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Mirjana Menkovska

Professor
Department of Food Technology and Biotechnology
Ss. Cyril and Methodius University
Macedonia

Biography Research Interest

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Ralf Greiner

Head
Department of Food Technology and Bioprocess Engineering
Max Rubner-Institut
Germany

Biography Research Interest

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Henryk Zieliński

Professor
Institute of Animal Reproduction and Food Research
Polish academy of sciences
Poland

Biography Research Interest

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Charles Brennan

Profesor
Faculty of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Lincoln University,
New Zealand

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Alev Bayındırlı

Chairperson
Department of food engineering
Middle East Technical University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Nevzat Artık

Professor
Department of food engineering
Ankara University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Kazutaka Yamamoto

Head of Laboratory
Piezotechnology Laboratory
National Food Research Institute
Japan

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Abdulkadir Halkman

Professor
Department of food engineering
Ankara University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Naim Ouaini

Deputy President
Public Administration
Holy Spirit University of Kaslik
Lebanon

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Francesco Zecca

Associate Professor
Department of Management
University of Rome La Sapienza
Italy

Biography Research Interest

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Walid Hleihel

Deputy President
Student academic affairs
Holy Spirit University of Kaslik
Lebanon

Biography Research Interest

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Joane Matta

Chairperson
Holy Spirit University of Kaslik
Lebanon

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Marc Beyrouthy

Head
Holy Spirit University of Kaslik
Lebanon

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Nutrition 2016

OCM Member

Ozlem Tokusoglu

Conference Chairperson
Celal Bayar University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Tezer Kutluk

Co-Chair
President, Union for International Cancer Control (UICC)

Biography Research Interest

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Gary D Stoner

Co-chair
Medical College of Wisconsin
USA

Biography Research Interest

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Hilal Elver

Co-Chair
Special Rapporteur in UN Human Rights Council
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Lara Hanna Wakim

Dean
Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences
Holy Spirit University of Kaslik
Lebanon

Biography Research Interest

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Osama Ibrahim


Food Safety Bioinnovation
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Charles Brennan

Professor
Editor In Chief
International Journal of Food Science & Technology

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Krishnamurti Dakshinamurti

Emeritus Professor
University of Manitoba
Canada

Biography Research Interest

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Graham Bonwick

Director, NoWFOOD Project
University of Chester
UK

Biography Research Interest

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Gaspar Ros Berruezo

Professor
University of Murcia
Spain

Biography Research Interest

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Sevil Ozgul Yucel

Professor
Yıldız Technical University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

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Nurdan Tacyıldız

Professor
Ankara University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

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Mirjana Menkovska

Professor
Ss. Cyril and Methodius University
Macedonia

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

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Nikos E Mavroudis

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

Biography Research Interest

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Vicente Rodríguez Fuentes

President
European Food Law Association, Lawyer at Legalagrifood Abogados
Spain

Biography Research Interest

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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

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Michael Granvogl

Chair for Food Chemistry
Technical University of Munich
Germany

Biography Research Interest

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Chen Situ

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

Biography Research Interest

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Sylvia Pfaff

Consultant
Food Information service Europe
Germany

Biography Research Interest

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Beate Kettlitz

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

Biography Research Interest

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Shu Geng

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

Biography Research Interest

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Jerzy Radecki

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

Biography Research Interest

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Eulogio J. Llorent-Martínez

Department of Physical and Analytical Chemistry
University of Jaén
Spain

Biography Research Interest

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Malcolm Elliott

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

Biography Research Interest

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Carla Vartanian

American Overseas Dietetic Association
American University of Beirut
Lebanon

Biography Research Interest

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R R Sharma

Principal Scientist
Division of Food Science & Postharvest Technology
India

Biography Research Interest