The Programme Committee for the EHEDG World Congress 2018 is responsible for putting together the speaker programme and for assembling and co-ordinating input from the Scientific Committee with regard to Poster abstract evaluation and selection. The Scientific Committee also votes for the Poster awards.

Members of the Programme and Scientific Committees are given below:

Programme Committee

  • John Holah, Holchem Laboratories (UK)
  • Debra Smith, Vikan (UK)
  • Eric Partington, Consultant to the Nickel Institute (UK)

Scientific Committee

  • Giampaolo Betta, University of Parma (Italy)
  • Laurence Blayo, Nestlé Research Centre (Switzerland)
  • Matilda Freund, Mondeléz Europe (Switzerland)
  • Max Hesse, Fraunhofer IVV Dresden (Germany)
  • John Holah, Cardiff Metropolitan University / Holchem Laboratories Ltd (UK)
  • Martin Howarth, Sheffield Hallam University (UK)
  • Bo Boye Busk Jensen, Alfa Laval Kolding (Denmark)
  • Jon Kold, DTU (Denmark)
  • Richard Leathers, Campden BRI  (UK)
  • Huub Lelieveld, GHI / EHEDG Past President (Netherlands)
  • Eric Partington, Nickel Institute (UK)
  • Debra Smith, Vikan (UK)
  • Mark Swainson, Lincoln University (UK)
  • Sanja Vidaček Filipec, University of Zagreb (Croatia)
  • Ian Wilson, Cambridge University (UK)
  • Gun Wirtanen, University of Helsinki (Finland)

Congress Organisation Committee

  • Susanne Flenner, EHEDG Secretariat (Germany)
  • Piet Steenaard, EHEDG Treasurer (Netherlands)
  • Lammert Baas, EHEDG (Netherlands)
  • Jana Huth, EHEDG Secretariat (Germany)
  • Briony Mansell-Lewis, Food Matters Live (UK)
  • Rosemary Rogers, Food Matters Live (UK)
  • Eric Partington, Nickel Institute (UK)
  • Andy Buchan, ACO (UK)
  • John Holah, Holchem Laboratories Ltd (UK)
  • Debra Smith, Vikan (UK)
  • Steve Arnold, SMC Pneumatics (UK)
  • Steve Langford, Freudenberg (UK)