23rd International Conference on

Food Technology & Processing

Theme: Advanced Technological Developments in Food Exploration

OCM for Food Technology Series Conferences

Organizing Committee - Food Technology Congress 2018

OCM Member

Dr.Ozlem Tokusoglu

Conference Chair
Manisa Celal Bayar University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Osama O Ibrahim

Conference Co Chair
Bio Innovations, USA
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Dr.Julijana Tomovska

Professor
University St. Kliment Ohridski, Macedonia
Macedonia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Dr.Lara Hanna Wakim

Associate Professor
Holy Spirit University of Kaslik
Lebanon

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Dr.Hasan Mukhtar

Professor
University of Wisconsin
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Dr.Zenaida Fainsan Velasco

Associate Professor
University of Santo Tomas
Philippines

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Dr.Kamon Chaiyasit

President
Integrative Nutrition and herbal medicine association
Bangkok,Thailand

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Dr.Al-Dmoor

Professor
Al-Balqa Applied University
Jordan

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Dr.Ahmed Metwally

Professor
Cairo University
Egypt

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Dr.Baher A Effat

Professor
National Research Center
Egypt

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Dr.Bikash Chandra Ghosh

Principal Scientist
ICAR-National Dairy Research Institute
India

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Dr.Subhajit Ray

Associate Professor
Central Institute of Technology, Kokrajhar
India

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Dr.Abdel Moniem E. Sulieman

Professor
University of Hail
Saudi Arabia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

DR. DIGAMBAR V. GOKHALE

Research Scientist
NCIM Resource Centre
India

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Food Processing 2018

OCM Member

Dr.Ozlem Tokusoglu

Conference Chair
Manisa Celal Bayar University,Department of Food Engineering
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Anet Rezek Jambrak

Assistant Professor
University of Zagreb
Croatia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Anne Pihlanto

Assistant Professor
Natural Resources Institute
Finland

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Dr.Charles Brennan

Editor-In-Cheif
International Journal of Molecular Sciences & Journal of Food Processing and Preservation
New Zealand

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Dr.Gary D Stoner

Professor
Medical College of Wisconsin
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Dr.Gulhan Unlu

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

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Dr.Howard Q.Zhang

Director
USDA ARS Western Regional Research Centre.
USDA,USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Dr.Giancarlo Cravotto

Director
Universty of Turin
Italy

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Dr.Farid Chemat

Professor & Director
Avignon University
France

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Dr.Ian Watson

Professor
University of Glasgow
UK

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Dr.Osama Ibrahim

Consultant Biotechnologist
BioInnovation LLC, Chicago, USA
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Dr.Mirjana Menkovska

Professor
Ss. Cyril and Methodius University
Macedonia

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Food Packaging 2018

OCM Member

Rocco Caliandro

Researcher
Institute of Crystallography
Italy

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Francesco Capecchiacci

Researcher
University of Florence
Italy

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Rainer Schlicht

Director
Klöckner Pentaplast
Germany

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Richard C. Coles

Director
Emagine Packaging Limited
United Kingdom

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Food & Nutrition 2018

OCM Member

Prof. Hanee M. Al- Dmoor

Professor
Al-Balqa Applied University
Jordan

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Randy Brown

Assistant Coach
National Basketball Association
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Kevin S. Murphy

Professor
University of Central Florida
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Laura Frank

Director
University of Washington
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Fahim Shaltout

Professor
Benha University
Egypt

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Nutri Food 2018

OCM Member

Tina Choueiri Chagoury

Clinical dietician, health and nutrition consultant and media spokesperson
Tina Nutrition and Wellness Consultancy
United Arab Emirates

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Samer Ellahham

Cardiovascular Consultant, Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi, Cleveland Clinic Care Giver, Ex-Chief Quality Officer, Sheikh Khalifa Medical City,Middle East Representative of the JCI Standards Subcommittee Regional Chair, Middle East, Patient Safety Movement Fou
Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi
United Arab Emirates

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Funmbi Odediran Olatayo

Founder,Health consultant,Writer
Fumbi OO
Nigeria

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Mohamad Miqdady

Chief Nutrition Division
Sheikh Khalifa Medical City
United Arab Emirates

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Muhammad Usman

Former Director General
Agriculture research System
Pakistan

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Mohamed El Falahgi

Senior Dietitian
Med care Hospital, Dubai
United Arab Emirates

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Food Technology-2017

OCM Member

Ozlem Tokusoglu

Professor
Celal Bayar University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Osama Ibrahim

Consultant
BioInnovation
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Lara Hanna Wakim

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

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Farid Chemat

Professor
Avignon University
France

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Ian Watson

Reader
University of Glasgow
UK

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Mirjana Menkovska

Professor
Ss. Cyril and Methodius University
Macedonia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Anet Rezek Jambrak

Associate professor
University of Zagreb
Croatia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Gulhan Unlu

Associate Professor
University of Idaho
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Giancarlo Cravotto

Professor
University of Turin,
Italy

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Angela Zinnai

Associate Professor
University of Pisa
Italy

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Francesca Venturi

Associate Professor
University of Pisa
Italy

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Naim Ouaini

Professor
Holy Spirit University of Kaslik (USEK)
Lebanon

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Ozlem Turgay

Professor
Kahramanmaras Sutcu Imam University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Mohammed Farid

Professor
The University of Auckland
New Zealand

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Anne Pihlanto

Principal Research Scientist
Natural Resources Institute
Finland

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Henryk Zieliński

Professor
Polish academy of sciences
Poland

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Amiza Mat Amin

Dean School of Food Science
University of Malaysia Terengganu
Malaysia

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Food Processing & Safety 2017

OCM Member

Aubrey Mendonça

Associate Professor
Iowa State University
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Aura Daraba

Associate Professor
Iowa State University
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Cheng-An (Andy) Hwang

Research Food Technologist
U.S. Department of Agriculture
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

James B. Stukes

Associate Professor
S.C. State University
USA

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Food Packaging 2017

OCM Member

Yahya Ibrahiem Mohamed Khalifa

Assistant Lecturer
Helwan University
Egypt

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Charalampos Proestos

Assistant Professor
Department of Chemistry, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens Zografou
Greece

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Siracusa Valentina

Associate Professor
University of Catania
Italy

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Norizah Mhd Sarbon

Lecturer
University in Kuala Terengganu
Malaysia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Nathalie Gontard

Research Director
INRA (National Institute for Agronomical Research)
France

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Tanweer Alam

Joint Director & Regional Head IIP-Delhi
INDIAN INSTITUTE OF PACKAGING
India

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Judith Perez Paula Espitia

Professor
University Del Sinu - Headquarters Plaza Colón
Colombia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Hyun Jin Park

Professor
Korea University
Korea

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

OCM Member

Ian Watson

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

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Osama Ibrahim

Consultant
BioInnovation
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Giancarlo Cravotto

Professor
Universty of Turin,
Italy

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Christopher Smith

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

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Gary D Stoner

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

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Gustavo Barbosa-Canovas

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

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Mirjana Menkovska

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

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Gulhan Unlu

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

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Amiza Mat Amin

Dean School of Food Science
Universiti Malaysia Terengganu
Malaysia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Howard Q.Zhang

Director
USDA ARS Western Regional Research Cente
USDA
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Ruihong Zhang

Professor
Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering
University of California
USA

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Food Processing 2016

OCM Member

Yousif Abd El-Aziz Elhassaneen

Professor
Minoufiya University
Egypt

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Carlos Humberto Corassin

Professor
University of Sao Paulo
Brazil

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Yun-Hwa Peggy Hsieh

Professor
Florida State University
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Hao Feng

Professor
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
USA

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 Technology-2015

OCM Member

Ozlem Tokusoglu

Conference Chair
Department of Food Engineering
Celal Bayar University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Christopher Smith

Conference Co-Chair
Food Nutrition and Health Research Centre (FNHRC)
Manchester Metropolitan University
UK

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Mirjana Menkovska

Professor
Ss. Cyril and Methodius University
Macedonia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Tim Finnigan

Technical and Innovation Director
Quorn Foods
UK

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Massimo Cecaro

Secretary
National Councilor of Italian Medical Press Association
Italy

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Alison Burton Shepherd

Senior Lecturer
De Montfort University
UK

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Ralf Greiner

Head
Max Rubner-Institut
Germany

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Olga Gortzi

Associate Professor
Technological Educational Institution of Τhessaly
Greece

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Henryk Zieliński

Professor
Institute of Animal Reproduction and Food Research of the Polish Academy of Sciences
Poland

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Ian Watson

Senior Lecturer
University of Glasgow
UK

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Osama Ibrahim

Consultant Food Safety
BioInnovation
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

John P. Tsaknis

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

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Francesca Venturi

Professor
University of Pisa
Italy

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Nazanin Zand

Senior Lecturer
University of Greenwich
UK

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Angela Zinnai

Associate Professor
University of Pisa
Italy

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Ryszard Amarowicz

Professor
Institute of Animal Reproduction and Food Research of the Polish Academy of Sciences
Poland

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Kirsten Brandt

Professor
University of Newcastle
UK

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Luca RastrelliI

Professor
University of Salerno
Italy

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Abdul Shakoor Chaudhry

Lecturer
Newcastle University
UK

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Halil Vural

Program Director
Hacettepe University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest