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CSIR - CENTRAL FOOD TECHNOLOGICAL RESEARCH INSTITUTE

COUNCIL OF SCIENTIFIC & INDUSTRIAL RESEARCH

MINISTRY OF SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY, GOVT. OF INDIA,
MYSURU - 570020

Event Details

ONE DAY NATIONAL CONFERENCE FOR VIRGIN COCONUT OIL MANUFACTURERS CONCLUDED

26-Dec, 2018

About VCO Manufacturers Conference at CSIR-CFTRI on Dec. 26, 2018  
CSIR-CFTRI in collaboration with Coconut Development Board (CDB) is organizing “One Day National Conference for Virgin Coconut Oil (VCO) Manufacturers” on December 26, 2018. The Conference will be a great opportunity to share experiences and challenges in the area of coconut processing including VCOs. The input provided by manufacturers and machinery suppliers will be consolidated for further growth in the sector. The institute has developed technology for VCO and it has been transferred to more than 60 industries.  The conference will have VCO Manufacturers, Scientists, Farmer producer organizations (FPOs), Cooperative farmer producer companies (CFPCs), Policy Makers, Potential Entrepreneurs and Young Researchers deliberating on the achievements and advancements made in this area, besides future prospect and problems encountered during processing.  
Technical sessions will be addressed by Chairman, Coconut Development Board, Govt. of India; Director, CSIR-CFTRI; Director, ICAR – CPCRI, Kasargod; VCO manufacturers, machinery suppliers as exporters and scientists from CSIR-CFTRI. There will be a panel discussion regarding the opportunities, challenges, improvements related to the existing VCO process and machineries. There will be display of VCO products and processing machineries by the participants. Those who are interested may please contact -  
Dr. Giriyappa K, Mob. 9444443009, email : giriyappak@cftri.res.in