6th International Conference and Exhibition on

Probiotics, Functional and Baby Foods

Theme: Probiotics from Research to Market

OCM for Probiotics Series Conferences

Organizing Committee - Food Technology-2016

OCM Member

Ozlem Tokusoglu

Conference Chair
Professor
Department of Food Technology
Celal Bayar University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Ian Watson

Conference Co-chair
Reader
Department of Systems Power and Energy
University of Glasgow
UK

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Osama Ibrahim

Consultant
BioInnovation
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Giancarlo Cravotto

Professor
Universty of Turin,
Italy

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Christopher Smith

Professor
Food, Nutrition and Health Research Centre
Manchester Metropolitan University
UK

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Gary D Stoner

Conference Co-chair
Professor
Department of Medicine, Hematology and Oncology
Medical College of Wisconsin
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Gustavo Barbosa-Canovas

Director
The Center for Non Thermal Processing of Food
Washington State University
USA

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OCM Member

Mirjana Menkovska

Professor
Department of Food Technology and Biotechnology
Ss. Cyril and Methodius University
Macedonia

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OCM Member

Gulhan Unlu

Associate Professor
School of Food Science
University of Idaho
Adjunct Faculty
Washington State University
USA

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Amiza Mat Amin

Dean School of Food Science
Universiti Malaysia Terengganu
Malaysia

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Howard Q.Zhang

Director
USDA ARS Western Regional Research Cente
USDA
USA

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Ruihong Zhang

Professor
Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering
University of California
USA

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John P. Tsaknis

Head
Technological Educational Institutions (T.E.I.) of Athens
Greece

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Charles Brennan

Profesor
Faculty of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Lincoln University
New Zealand

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Alison Burton Shepherd

Senior Lecturer
De Montfort University
UK

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Ralf Greiner

Head
Department of Food Technology and Bioprocess Engineering
Max Rubner-Institut
Germany

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Lara Hanna Wakim

Dean
Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences
Holy Spirit University of Kaslik
Lebanon

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Dilek Heperkan

Professor
Department of Food Engineering
Istanbul Technical University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Alev Bayındırlı

Chairperson
Department of food engineering
Middle East Technical University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Abdulkadir Halkman

Professor
Department of food engineering
Ankara University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

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Meral Kilic Akyilmaz

Professor
Istanbul Technical University
Turkey

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Hami Alpas

Professor
Middle East Technical University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

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Neriman Bagdatlioglu

Professor
Celal Bayar University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Dilek Boyacioglu

Professor
Istanbul Technical University
Turkey

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Fikri Basoglu

Professor
Uludag University
Turkey

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OCM Member

Faruk Tahsin Bozoglu

Professor
Middle East Technical University
Turkey

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Turgut Cabaroglu

Professor
Cukurova University
Turkey

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OCM Member

Figen Kaymak Ertekin

Professor
Ege University
Turkey

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OCM Member

Vural Gokmen

Professor
Hacettepe University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Gurbuz Gunes

Food Engineering Department Chair
Istanbul Technical University
Turkey

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OCM Member

Mihriban Korukluoglu

Professor
Uludag University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Nevzat Artik

Professor
Ankara University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Mirjana Menkovska

Professor
Department of Food Technology and Biotechnology
Ss. Cyril and Methodius University
Macedonia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Ralf Greiner

Head
Department of Food Technology and Bioprocess Engineering
Max Rubner-Institut
Germany

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Henryk Zieliński

Professor
Institute of Animal Reproduction and Food Research
Polish academy of sciences
Poland

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Charles Brennan

Profesor
Faculty of Agriculture and Life Sciences
Lincoln University,
New Zealand

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Alev Bayındırlı

Chairperson
Department of food engineering
Middle East Technical University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Nevzat Artık

Professor
Department of food engineering
Ankara University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Kazutaka Yamamoto

Head of Laboratory
Piezotechnology Laboratory
National Food Research Institute
Japan

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Abdulkadir Halkman

Professor
Department of food engineering
Ankara University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Naim Ouaini

Deputy President
Public Administration
Holy Spirit University of Kaslik
Lebanon

Biography Research Interest

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Francesco Zecca

Associate Professor
Department of Management
University of Rome La Sapienza
Italy

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Walid Hleihel

Deputy President
Student academic affairs
Holy Spirit University of Kaslik
Lebanon

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Joane Matta

Chairperson
Holy Spirit University of Kaslik
Lebanon

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Marc Beyrouthy

Head
Holy Spirit University of Kaslik
Lebanon

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Nutrition 2016

OCM Member

Ozlem Tokusoglu

Conference Chairperson
Celal Bayar University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Tezer Kutluk

Co-Chair
President, Union for International Cancer Control (UICC)

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Gary D Stoner

Co-chair
Medical College of Wisconsin
USA

Biography Research Interest

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Hilal Elver

Co-Chair
Special Rapporteur in UN Human Rights Council
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Lara Hanna Wakim

Dean
Faculty of Agricultural and Food Sciences
Holy Spirit University of Kaslik
Lebanon

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Osama Ibrahim


Food Safety Bioinnovation
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Charles Brennan

Professor
Editor In Chief
International Journal of Food Science & Technology

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Krishnamurti Dakshinamurti

Emeritus Professor
University of Manitoba
Canada

Biography Research Interest

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Graham Bonwick

Director, NoWFOOD Project
University of Chester
UK

Biography Research Interest

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Gaspar Ros Berruezo

Professor
University of Murcia
Spain

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OCM Member

Sevil Ozgul Yucel

Professor
Yıldız Technical University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Nurdan Tacyıldız

Professor
Ankara University
Turkey

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Mirjana Menkovska

Professor
Ss. Cyril and Methodius University
Macedonia

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Euro Food-2016

OCM Member

Alexander Sulakvelidze

Vice President
Intralytix Inc
USA

Biography Research Interest

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Romdhane karoui

Professor
Université d’Artois,
France

Biography Research Interest

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Suzana Caetano da Silva Lannes

President
Brazilian Society of Food Science and Technology
Brazil

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Osama O Ibrahim

Consultant Food Safety
Bio Innovation
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Elsayed Abdelaal

Senior Research Scientist
Guelph Food Research Centre
Canada

Biography Research Interest

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Alexander V Sirotkin

Professor
Constantine the Philosopher University
Slovakia

Biography Research Interest

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Jose S Torrecilla

Professor
Complutense University of Madrid
Spain

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Gemma Matute

Manager
Complutense University Madrid
Spain

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Probiotics 2015

OCM Member

Franco Vicariotto

Medicine Doctor
University of Milan
Italy

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Antonello Santini

Professor
University of Napoli
Italy

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Alexander Sulakvelidze

Vice-President, Research and Development, and Chief Scientist
Intralytix, Inc., Baltimore
USA

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Nancy J Emenaker

Program Director
National Cancer Institute
USA

Biography Research Interest

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Ascension Marcos

President
Institute of Science, Technology and Nutrition (ICTAN)
Spain

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Iryna Sorokulova

Professor
Auburn University
USA

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Stefan Roland Herbel

Scientific Assistant
Freie University
Germany

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Svetoslav Todorov

Professor
University of Sao Paulo
Brazil

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Izzeldin Abuelaish

Professor
University of Toronto
Toronto

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OCM Member

Dheeraj Mohania

Associate Scientist Consultant
Sir Ganga Ram Hospital
India

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Vivian Chi-Hua Wu

Professor
University of Maine
USA

Biography Research Interest

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Lu Qi

Associate Professor
Harvard School of Public Health
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Idress Hamad Attitalla

Professor
Omar Al-Mukhtar University
Libya

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Almagul Kushugulova

Senior Researcher
Nazarbayev University
Kazakhstan

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Nditange Shigwedha

Food scientist
University of Namibia
Namibia

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Probiotics-2014

OCM Member

Giuseppe Mele

President
PAIDOSS(Italian Paediatric Federation)
Italy


Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Wilhelm Holzapfel

President
International Committee on Food Microbiology and Hygiene (ICFMH)
School of Life Sciences
Handong Global University
South Korea


Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Angelo Raganato

Dr. Accountant, Auditor
Professor at Graduate School of University - Polytechnic of Bari
Teacher Trainer - Apulia Region

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Antonello Santini

Department of Pharmacy
University of Napoli

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Liubov Sichel

Managing Director
Lytic Enzymes, LLC
USA
Tel: 303-530-7761

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Alexander Sulakvelidze

Vice-President, Research and Development
Chief Scientist, Intralytix, Inc., USA
Editor-in-Chief, Bacteriophage

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Franco Vicariotto

Founder
Italian Society of Phytotherapy & Supplements in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Specialist in Obstetrics and Gynocology
University of Milan, Italy


Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Iryna Sorokulova

Auburn University College of Veterinary Medicine
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Byong H Lee

Distinguished Professor
School of Biotechnology
Jiangnan University
China


Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

A N Mutukumira

Senior Lecturer
Institute of Food Nutrition and Human Health
Massey University
New Zealand
Tel: 00642111135609

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OCM Member

Dilek Heperkan

Professor
Istanbul Technical University
Faculty of Chemical and Metallurgical Engineering
Department of Food Engineering
Turkey


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OCM Member

Svetla Danova

Institute of Microbiology
Bulgarian Academy of Sciences
Bulgaria

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Probiotics-2013

OCM Member

Liubov Sichel

Lytic Enzymes, LLC
USA
Lytic Enzymes, LLC, USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Marco Manfredi

University of Parma
Italy
University of Parma, Italy

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Wilhelm Holzapfel

Handong Global University
South Korea
Handong Global University, South Korea

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Iryna Sorokulova

Auburn University
USA

Auburn University, USA

Biography Research Interest

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Gabriela Riscuta

National Institutes of Health
USA
National Institutes of Health, USa

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Byong H Lee

Jiangnan University
China

Jiangnan University, China

Biography Research Interest

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S K Dash

UAS Laboratories/The Probiotic Company
USA
UAS Laboratories/The Probiotic Company, USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Navam S Hettiarachchy

University of Arkansas
USA

University of Arkansas, USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Giuseppe Mele

PAIDOSS
Italy

PAIDOSS, Italy

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Min Tze Liong

Universiti Sains Malaysia
Malaysia
Universiti Sains Malaysia, Malaysia

Biography Research Interest

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John Milner

Beltsville Human Nutrition Research Center
USA
Beltsville Human Nutrition Research Center, USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Franco Vicariotto

University of Milan
Italy
University of Milan, Italy

Biography Research Interest

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Svetoslav Todorov

University of Sao Paulo
Brazil
University of Sao Paulo, Brazil

Biography Research Interest

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Shinji Fukuda

Keio University
Japan
Keio University, Japan

Biography Research Interest

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A N Mutukumira

Massey University
New Zealand

Massey University, New Zealand

Biography Research Interest

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Dilek Heperkan

Istanbul Technical University
Turkey

Istanbul Technical University, Turkey

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Susana Marta Isay Saad

University of Sao Paulo
Brazil
University of Sao Paulo, Brazil

Biography Research Interest