International Conference on

Agriculture, Food and Aqua

Theme: Discovering Natural Resources through Agri Food Aqua 2018

OCM for Agri-Food-Aqua Series Conferences

Organizing Committee

OCM Member

Nicholas Amartey

Executive Director of Agripreneurs Africa
University of Queensland, Australia
South Africa

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Gbolagade Adesiji

Professor
University of Ilorin
Nigeria

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Wongiwe Mngwambe

Head of Department
Potchefstroom College of Agriculture
South Africa

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Ikechi K. Agbugba

Lecturer
University of Fort Hare and Rivers State University
South Africa

Biography Research Interest

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Businge David Kaganda

Director
Makerere University
South Africa

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

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Michael Wilkinson

Professor & Chair of Upland Agroecosystems
Aberystwyth University
UK

Biography Research Interest

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Indrajeet Chaubey

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

Biography Research Interest

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Viktor Balabanov

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

Biography Research Interest

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Abbas Amini

Assistant Professor
Western Sydney University
Australia

Biography Research Interest

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Shinsuke Agehara

Assistant Professor, Plant Physiology
University of Florida
USA

Biography Research Interest

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Ken’ichi Ohtsubo

Professor
Niigata University of Pharmacy and Applied Life Sciences
Japan

Biography Research Interest

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Siphiwe F. Mkhize

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

Biography Research Interest

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Narendra Kumar Gontia

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

Biography Research Interest

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Mohd Rasdi Zaini

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

Biography Research Interest

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N Varadarajulu Naidu

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

Biography Research Interest

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Harvinder Singh Dhaliwal

Dean, College of Agriculture
Punjab Agricultural University
India

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Food Chemistry 2016

OCM Member

John Tsaknis

Professor and Dean
Technological Educational Institution (TEI) of Athens
GREECE

Biography Research Interest

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Sunil Wimalawansa

CEO
Wimalawansa Foundation
USA

Biography Research Interest

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Somayeh Sabouri

PhD Candidate
University of Guelph
Canada

Biography Research Interest

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Shuntang Guo

Professor
China Agricultural University
China

Biography Research Interest

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Cornelia Witthoft

Professor
Linnaeus University
Sweden

Biography Research Interest

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Mingruo Guo

Professor
University of Vermont
Burlington, United States

Biography Research Interest

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Ramprakash Pandian

Quality Assurance and Food Safety Manager
Sofina Foods
Canada

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Aquaculture-2015

OCM Member

Chaoshu Zeng

Associate Professor
Centre for Sustainable Tropical Fisheries and Aquaculture
James Cook University
Australia

Biography Research Interest

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Katherine Hawes

Director
Australian arm of the charity – Aquaculture without Frontiers
Principal Solicitor
Aquarius Lawyers
Australia

Biography Research Interest

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Kirsten Heimann

Director
North Queensland Algal Identification Facility
College of Marine and Environmental Sciences
James Cook University
Australia

Biography Research Interest

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W Lindsey White

Associate Dean
International and Enterprise
Faculty of Health and Environmental Sciences
Auckland University of Technology
New Zealand

Biography Research Interest

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Schreck Carl

Professor
Oregon Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit
Department of Fisheries and Wildlife
Oregon State University
USA

Biography Research Interest

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Brian C Small

Associate Professor
Animal Science Food and Nutrition
College of Agricultural Sciences
Southern Illinois University
USA

Biography Research Interest

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Albert G J Tacon

Technical Director
Aquatic Farms Ltd
USA

Biography Research Interest

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Jeanne McKnight

President

McKnight & Company, LLC
USA

Biography Research Interest

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David Vander Zwaag

Research Chair
Canada Ocean Law and Governance
Marine & Environmental Law Institute
Dalhousie University
Canada

Biography Research Interest

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Patrick TK Woo

University Professor Emeritus
University of Guelph
Canada

Biography Research Interest

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Heather Manuel

Director
Centre for Aquaculture and Seafood Development
Fisheries and Marine Institute
Memorial University of Newfoundland
Canada

Biography Research Interest

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Werner Kloas

Head
Leibniz- Institute of Fresh water Ecology and Inland Fisheries
Germany

Biography Research Interest

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Prathapachandra Shetty

Executive Director
Emirates Star Fisheries
United Arab Emirates

Biography Research Interest

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Shann-Tzong Jiang

Senior Vice-President
National Taiwan Ocean University
Taiwan

Biography Research Interest

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I Chiu Liao

Chair Professor
Department of Aquaculture
College of Life Sciences
National Taiwan Ocean University
Taiwan

Biography Research Interest

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Alejandro Buschmann

Professor
Universidad de Los Lagos
Chile

Biography Research Interest

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Marynes Montiel

Professor
University of Zulia
Venezuela

Biography Research Interest

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Ramachandra Bhatta

Professor
Department of Fisheries Economics
University of Mysore
India

Biography Research Interest

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N Basavaraja

Professor
Department of Aquaculture
College of Fisheries
Karnataka Veterinary, Animal and Fisheries Sciences University
India

Biography Research Interest

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Gen Hua Yue

Director, Strategic Research Program
Senior Principal Investigator
Temasek Life Sciences Laboratory
National University of Singapore
Singapore

Biography Research Interest

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Prum Somany

Deputy Director
Inland Fisheries Research and Development Institute
IFReDI
Cambodia.

Biography Research Interest