18th Global Summit on

Food & Beverages

Theme: Sustainable Intensification of Food Production

OCM for Food Summit Series Conferences

Organizing Committee

OCM Member

Byong Lee

Distinguished Professor
Kangwon National University
South Korea

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Prasanta K Kalita

Director & Associate Dean
University of Illinois
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Hami Alpas

Professor
Middle East Technical University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Isabel M.P.L.V.O. Ferreira

Professor
University of Porto
Portugal

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Michael Cherney

Vice President
Load Delivered
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Carla Vartanian

Chairman
American Overseas Dietetic Association
Lebanon

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Charles L. Wilson

Founder/Chairman & CEO
World Food Preservation Center Llc
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Tony Sarsam

CEO
Ready Pac Foods, Inc.
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Navam Hettiarachchy

University Professor
University of Arkansas
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

Organizing Committee - Food Summit 2015

OCM Member

Michelle Thatcher

CEO
U.S. Green Chamber of Commerce
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Lawrence Smith

President
Electrolyzer company
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Yongjae Lee

Head
Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Alvin Lee

Director, Center for Processing Innovation
Illinois Institute of Technology
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

John P. Tsaknis

Dean of the Faculty of Food Technology and Nutrition
Technological Educational Institutions (T.E.I.) of Athens.
Greece

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Chandan Prasad

Professor of Nutrition and Food Sciences
Woman Texas University
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Ofero A. Caparino

Divison Chief,BioProcess Engineering Division
Philippine Center for Postharvest Development and Mechanization
Philippines

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Mingruo Guo

Professor
University of Vermont
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Balunkeswar (Balu) Nayak

Assistant Professor of Food Processing
University of Maine
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Harjinder singh

Co-director
Riddet Institute (Centre of Research Excellence), Massey University
New zaeland

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Julie Miller Jones

Professor and Nutritionist
St. Catherine University
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Anil Kumar Anal

Associate Professor
Food Engineering and Bioprocess Technology
Asian Institute of Technology
Thailand

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Michael Eskin

Associate Dean and Professor
University of Manitoba
Canada

Biography Research Interest