Hiroaki Kitazawa (Senior Researcher (Cushioning Packaging, Food Distribution))
Food Research Institute, NARO is the only research organisation under the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries which conducts research specifically in the area of food related science and technology. The institute covers extensive research subjects ranging from ‘scientific analysis on food and health’, ‘development of technology to ensure the safety of food’ to ‘development of innovative distribution and processing technologies.’ While implementing the most advanced technology, the institute makes their best efforts to work on the relevant basic research as well as to support on-going research projects.
The 21st IAPRI World Conference on Packaging will take place between 19-22 June in Zhuhai, China. It is hosted by Jinan University and Hunan University of Technology. For more information please click here
The IAPRI Symposium in Lausanne (9-12 May) attracted delegates over 130 delegates from 20 countries. There were 99 papers in total out of which 69 are oral.
Marie Rushton, IAPRI Secretary General says 'This excellent event brought researchers from all over the world to network and develop strong links'