B-FoST 2018 Committees


CONGRESS PRESIDENT

Dr. Karine Grigoryan, President of ASFoST, President of EHEDG Armenia, Armenia


INTERNATIONAL SCIENTIFIC COMMITTEE
  • Prof. Dr. Hubertus Lelieveld, GHI President, EHEDG and EFFoST Executive Committee, Netherlands
  • Ludvig Josefsberg, EHEDG President, Sweden
  • Piet Steenaard, EHEDG Treasurer, Netherlands
  • Prof. Dr. Mark Shamtsyan, St. Petersburg State Institute of Technology, Technical University, St. Petersburg, Russia
  • Dr. Dieter Elsser-Gravesen, ISI Food Protection ApS, Aarhus, Denmark
  • Prof.Dr. Viktor Nedović, University of Belgrade, Member of the Executive Committee of EFFoST, Ministry of Science of Serbia, Deputy of Minister, Serbia
  • Prof. Dr. Dietrich Knorr Department of Food Biotechnology and Food Process Engineering Technische Universität Berlin, President of IUFoST
  • Dr. Lilia Ahrné, University of Copenhagen, President of EFFoST , Denmark
  • Prof. Dr. Miomir Niksic, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Belgrade, Serbia
  • Prof. Dr. Vlasta Pilizota, Faculty of Food Technology, EuCheMS Food Division member, Croatia
  • Prof. Dr. Vladimir Kakurinov, Consulting and Training Centre Key, Macedonia
  • Prof. Dr. Yaroslav Zasyadko, National University of Food Technology (NUFT), Kiev, Ukraine
  • Prof. Diana Banati, The International Life Sciences Institute Europe | ILSI, Brussels
  • Prof. V.Prakash, Chairman (Elect),Sci.Council of IUFoST, Executive Council Member, Global Harmonization Initiative (GHI), Vienna, Austria, Director of Center for Biotechnology, chairman, India region of Europe hygienic engineering design group, Germany, India.
  • Dr. Gerhard Schleining, Assoc. Prof. , BOKU / IFA, BOKU - University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Department of Food Sciences and Technology , General Secretary of ISEKI-Food Association.Vienna, Austria
  • Prof.Dr. Henryk Zielinski , Polish Journal of Food and Nutrition Sciences, Editor-in- chief, Poland
  • Prof.,Dr. Liviu Gaceu , Transilvania University in Brasov, Romania
  • Prof. Brian McKenna, Former Scientific Coordinator of ETP “Food for Life” European Technology Platform “Food for Life”, Ireland
  • Alejandro Castillo, Associate Prof. of Food Microbiology, Texas A&M University, USA
  • Prof.Dr. Alexandr Kolesnov, Head of the Research Laboratory of Food Quality & Technology (PNIL) of the Scientific Research & Education Center of the Peoples' Friendship University of Russia (RUDN)
  • Prof. D.Sc. Nadya Boyko, Head of the R&D Centre of Molecular Microbiology and Mucosal Immunology (LMMMI), President of “Health and Wealth” Association, Ukraine
  • Dr. Susanne Braun, Managing Director of the Research Center for Bioeconomy at the University of Hohenheim, in Stuttgart, Germany
  • Prof. Dr., Miroslava Kačániová, Department of Microbiology Faculty of Biotechnology and Food Sciences , Slovak University of Agriculture in Nitra
  • Dr. Stefan Vodny, EUROFINS BEL/NOVAMANN, Bratislava, Slovak Republic
  • Prof. Michael Chikindas, Department of Food Science, School of Environmental and Biological Sciences Rutgers –the State University of New Jersey, New Brunswick, NJ, USA
  • Dr. Giys Kleter, RIKILT - Institute of Food Safety, Wageningen University and Research Center,Netherlands
  • Dr. Hein Timmerman, Global Sector Specialist at Diversey,  International School of Brussels, Belgium
  • Dr. Tadeusz Matuszek, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Gdansk University of Technology, Gdansk, Poland
  • Dr. Frank Moermann Catholic University of Leuven - KU Leuven,  Artevelde High School – Ghent, Gent Area, Belgium
  • Dr. Veslemoy Andersen, Ambassador and Editor at Global Harmonization Initiative Global Harmonization Initiative,  University of Oslo/ Universitetet i Oslo (UiO), Norway
  • Prof., Dr. Hamid Ezzatpanah, "Department of Food Science and Technology", Science and Research Branch, Islamic Azad University, Tehran, Iran
  • Prof. Armen Thrchounian – Yerevan State University, Yerevan, Armenia
  • Prof. Ashot Saghyan – Institute of Biotechnology, Yerevan, Armenia
  • Prof. Levon Thavadyan – National Academy of Science RA, Yerevan, Armenia
  • Hrachik Javadyan, Assoc. Prof., PhD- Armenian National Agrarian University, Yerevan, Armenia
  • Vardan Urutyan, Adjunct Assoc. Prof., PhD – General Director, International Center for Agribusiness Research and Education (ICARE)
  • Dr. Karine Grigoryan - Yerevan State University, President, Armenian Society of Food Science &Technologies, EHEDG Armenia
  • Prof. Y. Onur Devres, Devres Technology Ltd., EHEDG Turkey
  • Tatiana Koutchma, Research Scientist, Guelph Research and Development Centre, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada / Government of Canada, Canada
  • Dr. Ara Kirakosyan, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA

INTERNATIONAL ADVISORY COMMITTEE
  • Prof. Dr Mark Shamtsyan, St. Petersburg State Institute of Technology, Technical University, St. Petersburg, Russia
  • Prof. Dr Miomir Niksic, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Belgrade, Serbia
  • Prof. Dr Vladimir Kakurinov, Consulting and Training Centre KEY, Macedonia
  • Prof. Dr Liviu Gaceu, Faculty of Food Science and Tourism, Transilvania University of Brasov, Brasov, Romania
  • Prof. Dr Angel Angelov, Faculty of Technology, University of Food Technologies, Plovdiv, Bulgaria
  • Prof. Dr Viktor Nedovic, Faculty of Agriculture, University of Belgrade, Serbia
  • Guy Kurkjian, President of World Food Safety Organization

ORGANIZING COMMITTEE
  • Varduhi Hovsepyan, Assoc. prof. , Ph.D , Department of Chemistry, Vanadzor State University
  • Diana Mirzoyan - Head of Foreign Relations Department, State Service for Food Safety of th Ministry of Agriculture of Armenia
  • Gohar Badalyan, PhD, EHEDG Armenia
  • Lusine Hakobyan, Senior lab assistant in Chair of Biochemistry, Department of Biotechnology and Microbiology, Yerevan State University
  • Kristina Hovhannisyan, Quality Manager, SAM-HAR Cannery
  • Guy Kurkjian, President of World Food Safety Organization
  • Dr. Alexander Kolesnov, Peoples' Friendship University of Russia(RUDN)
  • Gagik Makaryan, Chairman, Republican Union of Employers of Armenia
  • Ashkhen Shirvanyan, Head of Foot Safety Division in Ministry of Agriculture of RA
  • Aleksandr Ahnazaryan, Executive Director of "TREIMAX" LLC, Official Dealer of TRANE Co. in Armenia