26-Sep-17 Back

03:30 pm - 05:00 pm

Breakout Session #3 - Innovations to Decrease Food Loss and Waste Along the Supply Chain

1.3 billion tonnes of perfectly safe, nutritious and edible food is never consumed every year. That’s one third of the food the world produces. Global communities are working together to develop innovative solutions to solve this pressing food security issue. Technologies aimed at minimizing food loss and waste, along the supply chain, impacts the bottom line for farmers and the food industry, and help improve economics and sustainability.

What measures are being taken to mitigate food loss and food waste in order to ensure we can feed 9 billion people? 


Presentation Theatre

Paula Capodistrias

Paula Capodistrias is Head Research Advisor in the Norwegian start up Foodlist, a technological solution that links

Jitendra Paliwal

Dr. Jitendra Paliwal received a Ph.D. in Biosystems Engineering from the University of Manitoba in 2002. He is now a