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Prof. Dérick Rousseau


Prof. Dérick Rousseau is a professor in the Department of Chemistry and Biology at Ryerson University in Toronto, Canada. He obtained his PhD in Food Science from the University of Guelph in 1997 and his BSc in Food Science and Technology from Université Laval in 1993.…

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Nuha Eltinay

Director of Urban Planning and Sustainable Development

Nuha Eltinay is a PhD Researcher at London South Bank University, Licentiate MRTPI and MA holder from University of Westminster, working towards the implementation of the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) in the Arab Region.…

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Prof. Jan Feyen


Jan Feyen is a Professor at Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium. He published several publications.

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Dr. S. R. Devadasan


Dr. S. R. Devadasan is a Professor in the Department of Production Engineering at PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India. He obtained his Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering and Master’s Degree in Industrial Engineering.…

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Dr. Hisham Abdelrahman


Hisham Yusuf Abdelrahman, a PhD holder and Fellow of the Chartered Management Institute (FCMI), a VIP member in the worldwide Who’s Who USA Registry of executives, professionals and entrepreneurs, is an experienced senior manager who leads H&H consultancy since 2001.…

Ahmed Al Zaidi

Police Officer

Ahmed Al Zaidi worked as police officer in Abu Dhabi Police at Strategic Department and Police Traffic Department for almost nine years. Currently, he is completing his PhD in the School of Engineering and the Built Environment at Edinburgh Napier University, UK.…

Dr. Victor Hugo Medina Garcia

Senior Lecturer

I am PhD degree in Computer Engineering from the Pontificia of Salamanca University, Master in Computer Science at the Politécnica University of Madrid in Spain, Specialist in Marketing from the Rosario University and Systems Engineering of the Distrital University “Francisco José de Caldas” of Colombia.…


Executive Director/Chief Executive Officer

Dr Feyisara Abiodun Okelanais the present Acting Executive Director/Chief Executive Officer, Cocoa Research Institute of Nigeria, Ibadan. She is an entomologist and a research scientist in coffee and tea entomology.

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Dr. Sundus Tewfik

Pharmaceutical Scientist

Dr. Sundus Tewfik is the Course Leader for Herbal Medicinal Sciences at the Faculty of Life Sciences, School of Human Sciences, London Metropolitan University. As a Pharmaceutical scientist, she lectures on conventional and herbal pharmacology.…

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Dr. Moonisah Usman

Associate Fellow

Moonisah Usman was awarded a BSc in Biomedical Sciences (First Class Honours) in 2014 from the University of Westminster (UoW), London. Her final year project evaluated the response of biomarkers of inflammation in saliva to moderate exercise in men.…

Prof. Mehrevan Mustafa Abd El-Moniem


Prof. Mehrevan Mustafa Abd ElMoneim is an assistant professor in medical biochemistry. Her research has included work on prooxidants, antioxidants, obesity and osteoporosis disease.

Dr. Neha Kulkarni


Dr. Neha Kulkarni is a medical specialist works for The All India Institute of Medical Sciences at AIIMS Hospital in India.

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Dr. Nahid Fawi

Associate Professor

Associate professor in the University of Khartoum  Manager of Animal Training & Extension center at the Faculty of Animal production. interested in Marketing and Farm business Management.

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Prof. Ram Lokhande


Prof. Ram Lokhande completed his Master’s degree in Physical Chemistry from Mumbai University in 1976, PhD (Chemistry) from Advanced Study Centre in Nuclear Chemistry, the University of Pune in 1981. He joined the University of Mumbai in 1982 as a Lecturer of Chemistry.…

Prof. Salwa M. El Shebini


Prof. Salwa M El Shebini is a Professor of community medicine and nutrition, Food Science and Nutrition Department National Research Center, Cairo, Egypt. She is interested in various aspects of nutritional surveys concerning the evaluation of the nutritional status of different age groups.…



Principal Scientist

Errampalli Madhu is Principal Scientist in Central Road Research Institute (CRRI), New Delhi and has an experience of about 15 years in R&D and Consultancy activities in the field of Transport planning, Traffic flow modelling and Microscopic simulation, Intelligent Transportation Systems, Road safety audit, Computer application in transport modelling such as fuzzy logic, neural network.…

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Dr. Moneim Elhassan

Public Health Practitioner

Moneim Elhassan is Public Health Practitioner at Milton Keynes Council and Volunteer Tutor for Peoples Open Access Education Initiative, UK. He studied Medicine (MBBS) at the University of Khartoum, Master in Community Health from University of Liverpool and Master of Public Health from University of Nottingham.…

Keitseng Monyatsi


Ms Keitseng Monyatsi holds a Master’s degree in intellectual property (IP) and currently works for the African Regional Intellectual Property Organization (ARIPO). She has gained special experience on IP rights issues related to indigenous knowledge due to extensive fieldwork with indigenous knowledge holders and their communities in Botswana.…

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