Organizers

The Conference is organized jointly by:

under the substantive patronage of Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development.

The supporting organizers are:

The Conference is co-financed by Polish Government and European Commission within a project “FoodConference” (7th Framework Programme, project No. FP7-Adhoc-2007-13-280424) granted to the Research Institute of Horticulture.

Organizing Committee

  • Prof. Lech Michalczuk, Research Institute of Horticulture – chairman
  • Prof. Franciszek Adamicki, Research Institute of Horticulture
  • Ms Agnieszka Antosiak, Research Institute of Horticulture
  • Prof. Eugeniusz Chyłek, Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development
  • Prof. Ryszard Kosson, Research Institute of Horticulture
  • Prof. Maria Koziołkiewicz, Technical University of Lodz
  • Dr. Barbara Michalczuk, Research Institute of Horticulture
  • Ms Agnieszka Pełka, Research Institute of Horticulture
  • Prof. Witold Płocharski, Research Institute of Horticulture
  • Dr. Krzysztof Rutkowski, Research Institute of Horticulture
  • Ms Monika Rzepecka, Ministry of Science and Higher Education
  • Dr. Lidia Sas Paszt, Research Institute of Horticulture
  • Dr. Ewa Szkiłądź, National Contact Point of European Research Programmes

Programme Committee

  • Prof. Andrzej Babuchowski, Permanent Representation of the Republic of Poland to the EU
  • Prof. Stanisław Bielecki, Technical University of Lodz, Poland
  • Prof. Luca Corelli Grapadelli, University of Bologna, Italy
  • Prof. Mike Gibney,  Institute of Food and Health, University College Dublin, Ireland
  • Mr Krzysztof Gulda, Ministry of Science and Higher Education, Poland
  • Prof. Mirosław Jarosz, Institute of Food and Nutrition, Warsaw, Poland
  • Prof. Dietrich Knorr, University of Technology, Berlin, Germany
  • Prof. Lech Michalczuk, Research Institute of Horticulture, Poland
  • Prof. Cristina Nerin, University of Zaragoza, Spain
  • Dr. Christian Patermann, former Director of Biotechnology, Agriculture and Food Research, Research Directorate general, European Commission
  • Mr Geoff Tansey, Independent consultant, UK / Trustee, Food Ethics Council
  • Prof. Mieke Uyttendaele, University Ghent, Belgium