9th European Food Safety & Standards Conference

Theme: Let Food Not Be Your Enemy

OCM for Euro Food Safety Series Conferences

Organizing Committee

OCM Member

Dr. Judy Walsh

Manager
Buttertubs
Canada

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Dr. Andrew Cannavan

Head
Food and Environmental Protection Laboratory
Austria

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Dr.Patricia Owusu-Darko

Senior Lecturer
Kumasi Technical University
Ghana

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Dr. Stefania Negri

Jean Monnet Chair in European Health, Environmental and Food Safety Law
University of Salerno
Italy

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Dr.G.M. Rabiul Islam

Associate Professor
University of Science and Technology
Bangladesh

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Dr.Alessandro Di Cerbo

Teaching Assistant
University of Modena and Reggio Emilia
Italy

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Euro Food Safety 2017

OCM Member

Eleni Kollia

PhD candidate in Chemistry
National & Kapodistrian University of Athens
Greece

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Charalampos Proestos

Assistant Professor
University of Athens
Greece

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Smaragdi Antonopoulou

Professor
Harokopio University
Greece

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Maria Papageorgiou

Associate Professor
Alexander Technological Educational Institute of Thessaloniki
Greece

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Ana Isabel Novo de Barros

Assistant Professor
University of Trás-os-Montes and Alto Douro
Portugal

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Abdel Halim Harrath

Associate Professor
King Saud University
Saudi Arabia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Zhang Zhaowei

Oil Crops Research Institute
Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences
China

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

John Tsaknis

Dean of the Faculty of Food Technology and Nutrition
Technological Educational Institute of Athens
Greece

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

George Boskou

Assistant Professor
Harokopio University of Athens
Greece

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Jose S. Torrecilla

Associate Professor
Complutense University Madrid
Spain

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Euro Food-2017

OCM Member

Theodore Lioutas

Executive Director
University of Nebraska–Lincoln
United States

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Alexander Sulakvelidze

Vice President
Intralytix Inc
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Monika Vidak

Student
University of Zagreb
Croatia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Meisam Nazari

Student
University of Göttingen
Germany

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Zahra Kanaani

Student
University of Gottingen
Germany

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Jose S Torrecilla

Professor
Complutense University of Madrid
Spain

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Alexander Sirotkin

Professor
Constantine the Philosopher University
Slovakia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Prasanta K. Kalita

Director, ADM Institute for the Prevention of Postharvest Loss
University of Illinois
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Sobhy El Sohaimy

Head of Department of Food Technology,
City Of Scientific Research and Technological Applications
Egypt

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Food Safety 2018

OCM Member

Silvia García de la Torre

Technical-Scientifc Manager
CNTA Adi Tech
Navarra, Spain

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Antonio Valero Díaz

Professor
University of Cordoba
Spain

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Atin Datta

Professor
U.S Food and Drug Administration
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Rosa Lelyana

Member in American Chemical Soceity
Diponegoro University
Indonesia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Antonio Bevilacqua

Senior Researcher
University of Foggia
Italy

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Photis Papademas

Assistant Professor
Cyprus University of Technology
Cyprus

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Lingwen Zeng

Principle investigator and director general.
Wuhan Academy of Agricultural Sciences
China

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Kashif Ghafoor

Associate Professor
King Saud University
Saudi Arabia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Irene Rodrigues Freitas

Professor
University Center of North Paulista.
Brazil

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Spiros Paramithiotis

Professor
Agricultural University of Athens
Greece

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Ivan Nastasijevic

Associate Director
Institute of Meat Hygiene and Technology
Serbia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Shahzad Zafar Iqbal

Assistant Professor
Department of Chemistry
University of Agriculture

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Mutamed Ayyash

Assistant Professor
United Arab Emirates University
United Arab Emirates

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Mehran Moradi

Assistant professor
Department of Food Hygiene and Quality Control
Urmia University

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Muyanja Charles

Professor
Markerere University
Uganda

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Food Chemistry 2017

OCM Member

Cuie Yan

Principal Scientist
PepsiCo Global R&D
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

John Tsaknis

Professor and Dean
School of Food Technology and Nutrition
Technological Educational Institution (TEI) of Athens
Greece

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Mingruo Guo

Professor
College of Agriculture and Life Sciences
University of Vermont
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Qingrong Huang

Professor
Department of Food Science
Rutgers University
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Shirai Keiko Matsumoto

Professor
Autonomous Metropolitan University
Mexico

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Elena Poverenov

Scientist
Institute of Postharvest and Food Sciences
Agricultural Research Organization
The Volcani Center
Israel

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Conrad Oswald Perera

Professor
The University of Auckland
New Zealand

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Food & Agri 2017

OCM Member

Hikmet Budak

Professor
Montana State University
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

William D. Batchelor

Professor, Biosystems Engineering Fellow, American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers
Auburn University
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Hsu Jenn-Chung

Retired and Adjunct Professor
National Chung Hsing University
Taiwan

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Yasin Özdemir

Research Scientist
Ataturk Central Horticultural Research Institute
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Dorien DeTombe

Founder and Chair International Research Society on Methodology of Societal Complexity Sichuan University, Chengdu, P.R. China
Sichuan University
Netherlands

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Ugur Cakilcioglu

Associate Professor
Munzur University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Benjamin Gray

Professor
North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Jack Brown

Professor
University of Idaho
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Zacch I. Olorunnipa

Professor
Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Kifle G. Gebremedhin

Professor
Cornell University, Ithaca, NY
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Osei-Agyeman Yeboah

Professor and director
North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

J S Prasad

Formerly Principal Scientist & Head
Directorate of Rice Research
India

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Vijay P. Singh

Distinguished Professor,Chair in Water Engineering
Texas A&M University
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Ashwani Kumar Goel

Dean
College of Agri. Engg. & Technology
India

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Food Quality 2017

OCM Member

Razzagh Mahmoudi

Associate Professor
University of Tabriz
Iran

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Nambangia Justin Okolle

Research Officer
Institute of Agricultural Research for Development (IRAD)
Cameroon

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Aditi Behere

Regional Regulatory Manager
Nagase Singapore Pte Ltd
Singapore

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 - Euro Food Safety 2016

OCM Member

Laurance Wong

Professor
Burman University
Canada

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Shwan Frew

Professor
Robertson College
Canada

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Kaya Bilguver

Full Professor
Yale University
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Haw Yang

Assistant Professor
Prince University
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Michael Ferdig

Program Head
University of Notre Dane
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Sang Bun Bang

Professor &Department Head
Cheyu Halla University
Korea

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Ayeon Seok Hwang

Professor
Keio University
Japan

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Toh Seok Ming

Program Chair
University of Science
Malaysia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Amparo Gamero Lluna

Associate Professor
University of Valencia
Spain

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Hami Alpas

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

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Sandra Pedisic

Assistant Professor
University of Zagreb
Croatia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Francisco J. Barba

Assistant Professor
University of Valencia
Spain

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Sandra Balbino

Associate Professor
University of Zagreb
Croatia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Verica DRAGOVIC UZELAC

Full Professor
University of Zagreb
Croatia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Ivančica Delaš

Assistant Professor
University of Zagreb
Croatia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Rajka Božanić

Full Professor
University of Zagreb
Croatia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Zoran Zoric

Senior Research Associate
University of Zagreb
Croatia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Carla Soler

Assistant Professor
University of Valencia
Spain

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

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 Summit 2016

OCM Member

Banshi Dhar Shukla

Director, Centre for Renewable Energy
AISECT University
India

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Tony Sarsam

CEO
Ready Pac Foods, Inc.
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Mervat Foda

Professor
National Research Centre
Egypt

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Mirjana Menkovska

Professor
Ss. Cyril and Methodius University
Macedonia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Shirani Gamlath

Course Director
Daekin University
Australia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Guy Kurkijan

Director
World Food Safety Organization
Malta

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Mark T Norman

Co-Founder
International Wine Professional Network
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Vildes Scussel

Professor
University of Santa Catarina
Brazil

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Navam Hettiarachchy

University Professor
University of Arkansas
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Charles L. Wilson

Founder/Chairman & CEO
World Food Preservation Center Llc
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Isaac Berzin

Founder & CTO
Qualitas-Health LTD
Israel

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Sita. k. Dash

Chairman & Founder
UAS Laboratories
USA

Biography Research Interest