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Conference: Foodpro 2019 23-24th August Chennai Trade Centre

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Foodpro 2019
Conference on
Emerging Technologies in Food Processing & Dairy Technologies
23rd and 24th August 2019, Chennai Trade Centre, Chennai, India

Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) is organizing the 13th edition of Foodpro 2019, India’s biennial event on Food Processing & Packaging Technology between 23rd to 25th August 2019 at Chennai Trade Centre, Chennai. Foodpro 2019 attempts to bring together business and technology under one roof which will be reflected in the products expo and the technology conference. Foodpro 2019 will once again provide stakeholders with excellent trade opportunities and broad business platform. With its cross-over concept covering everything from manufacturing and processing of foods, machines or systems, packaging material, analytics, ingredients or services.

Foodpro 2019 - Highlights

  • 3-Day Exhibition with more than 10,000 sqm exhibition area
  • 300+ exhibitors
  • 30000+ Business & Trade Visitors
  • Sectoral Conferences on Food Processing Technologies, Dairy Technologies & Traditional Foods

On the sidelines of Foodpro 2019, CII is organizing a Conference on Emerging Technologies in Food Processing & Dairy Technologies on 23rd August 2019 and 24th August 2019 at Chennai Trade Centre, Chennai. The objective of the conference is to promote and provide technology based knowledge sharing among the stakeholders like leading industries, technocrats, equipment manufacturers in agro food, processing and packaging sector.

The conference would discuss key technology trends under the following technical sessions and the key speakers invited includes:

Day 1 : 23 August 2019 : Conference on Emerging Technologies in Food Processing Sector

Session I: CEO’s Session on Future of Food Processing Industry
Mr Piruz Khambatta, Chairman, Managing Director, Rasna (P) Ltd; Mr Navas Meeran, Chairman, Foodpro 2019, Chairman, Eastern Condiments (P) Ltd; Mr B Thiagarajan, Co-Chairman, Foodpro 2019 & Managing Director, Blue Star Ltd; Mr P Ravichandran, Chairman, CII SR Agriculture & Food Processing Sub-Committee & President, Danfoss Industries Private Limited; Mr Sanjay Sharma, Chief Executive Officer, MTR Foods Pvt Ltd; Mr Pratik Pota, Chief Executive Officer, Jubliant FoodWorks Limited;Mr BVK Reddy, Chief Executive Officer, Dodla Dairy Ltd

Session II: Recent Advances in Food Processing Technologies
Mr Milan Wahi, Managing Director, Lotte India Corporation Ltd Topic: Smart Manufacturing in the Food Industry; Mr Rajiv Bajaj, Managing Director, Stratasys Topic: How Is 3D Printing Changing The Food Industry?
Ms. Anju Majeed, Director, Sami Labs

Session III: Innovative Food Technologies
Mr Sartaj Brar, Chief Executive Officer, Pagro Foods Limited, Topic: Freeze Drying Technology; Mr R Yuvaraj, National Sales Manager- Industrial Refrigeration, Danfoss Industries P Limited Topic: Latest technology in Industrial Refrigeration for Improving Productivity & Energy Saving; Mr Prateek Singhal, Director, Ecozen Solutions Pvt Ltd, Topic: Portable Solar Powered Cold Room

Session IV: Branding, Food Safety & Consumer Awareness
Mr SKM Shree Shivkumar, Managing Director, SKM Egg Products Export India Ltd; Mr Prem Narayan, Chief Strategy Officer, O & M India, Topic: Best Ways to Promote a Food Brand; Mr Joseph R Kishore, CEO & President, USP Packaging Solutions, Topic: Coding & Marking of Primary, Secondary and Tertiary Packaging, Ms Anshul Khandelwal, Assistant Vice President, Invest India; Mr Sujitkumar Nair, Assessment Manager (Asia & Australia), Lloyd’s Register Topic: FSSC 22000 Version 5 - The main changes and how to implement them

Day 2 : 24 August 2019: Conference on Dairy Technologies

Session I: Emerging Technologies in Breeding, Processing and Packaging of Dairy Products
Dr R Gnanasekar,Business Associate, ABS India, Topic: The state of dairy genetic programs today, Mr. Himanshu Bakshi, Managing Director, Danone India, Topic: Latest Trends in Dairy Processing: Ms. Vandana Tandan, Country Manager, SIG Combibloc India Pvt. Limited, Topic: Recent Advances in Packaging Technologies

Session II: Disruptive Technologies in Dairy Industry
Mr Jofi Joseph, Vice President, Promethean Power Systems, Topic: Disruptive Technologies for Dairy; Mr Ranjith K Mukundan, Co - Founder, Stellapps Technologies Private Limited, Topic: Dairy Technology Solutions; Mr Anurag Agarwal, Founder, New Leaf Dynamic Technologies

Session III: Probiotic Foods, Value Addition and New Ingredients in Dairy Products
Mr. T Sathish Kumar, CEO, Milky Mist Dairy Food Private Limited, Topic: Value Added Dairy Products; Dr. Tanweer Alam, Director - Ruminant, Kemin Industries South Asia Pvt Ltd., Topic: New Ingredients for Dairy Products , Mr Karthikeyan , CEO, Tulya Beverages Pvt. Ltd., Topic: Artisanal Dairy Foods

Session IV: Cold Chain Management for Dairy Products
Mr. P Sudhir Kumar, Vice President, Frick India Limited, Topic: Energy Efficient Refrigeration System for Dairy Industry, Mr. V B Maniam, Danfoss India

Around 200 senior personnel representing CXO's, Industry leaders & senior executives of leading manufacturers of processed & packaged foods, technology providers, Post-harvest Technology, Processing equipment manufacturers, Producer companies, food safety solutions provider, Exporters; Retail chains and Government agencies are expected to attend this conference.

I am writing you to request you to participate and also nominate senior colleagues from your organization to attend this important conference. We would accept the nominations on first-come-first served basis. Please confirm your participation / nominations by completing the registration form and sending it to us by fax / email at the earliest. Click here to download the reply form Click Here

Click here to register online http://www.cii.in/OnlineRegistration.aspx?Event_ID=E000044009

(Per Participant / including GST)
For 1 Day Conference
23 Aug 2019 or 24 Aug 2019
For 2 Days Conference
23 Aug 2019 and 24 Aug 2019
CII Member
INR 4000
INR 7200
Non Member
INR 5000
INR 9000
Academic Institution
INR 3000
INR 5400
US$ 60
US$ 100

For more details about speaking slot and sponsorship, please contact Dr. C Selvaraj - selvaraj@cii.in Mob: 9940488807 /
Mr. Hariharan TP - hariharan.tp@cii.in - Mobile +91 9788790347

Navas Meeran
B Thiagarajan 
Chairman - Foodpro 2019 &
Co-Chairman - Foodpro 2019 &
Managing Director
Eastern Condiments (P) Ltd
Blue Star Ltd

Confederation of Indian Industry
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