27-Sep-17 Back

01:15 pm - 02:30 pm

Breakout Session #5 Bridging the Gap between Agriculture and Health: Field, Fork, Function

Food safety, availability and health are largely and positively impacted by modification and processing of agricultural products. With the impact of diets on health as a global priortity, the Global Food Alliance with membership in Australia, Canada and South Africa is focussed on an integrative approach to advance science-based solutions to emerging global health and food security priorities.


Room 2GH

Trust Beta

Dr. Trust Beta is

James Dale

James leads the Banana Biotechnology Program at Queensland University of Technology. This globally connected program has

Sita Ram Ghimire

Sita Ram Ghimire is a Senior Scientist at Biosciences eastern and central Africa

Fayaz Khazi

Fayaz Khazi, Ph.D. is an innovative leader who is positively influencing food, agriculture and human wellness through

Alok Kumar

Dr Alok Kumar is leading Strategic Research Investments in Advanced Production Systems and Crop Pollination at Hort

Sagadevan Mundree

Sagadevan Mundree was appointed Director of the Centre for Tropical Crops and Biocommodities (CTCB) at Queensland