Food Science and Technology Association of Myanmar (FoSTAM) Conference
  • 21-22 September 2017
"Education of Food Science and Technology to upgrade the Food SME Development in Myanmar"

The conference will present and discuss latest SME industry developments, trends and techniques in research and innovation for the food science and technology industry.The conference will provide opportunities to meet, learn, share and network among both government and private sector, and local and international speakers and delegates.

Day 1 Thursday, 21st Sept 2017
10:00-11:00 Registration

Opening Session

  • Welcome Remark
    by U Lin, Patron of Food Science and Technology (Myanmar)
  • Opening Remark
    by Mr. Fraser, General Manager, UBM
  • Conference Introduction Speech
    by Daw Win Win Kyi, President of FoSTA
  • Group Photograph
11:20-11:40 Coffee Break
11:40-12:00 USAID Myanmar
12:00-12:20 Experience sharing of
by Dr. Alastair Hicks, Key Note Speaker,
Fellow International Academic of Food Science and Technology
12:20-12:40 UNIDO Myanmar
12:40 -14:00 Lunch Break
Section A: Requirement of Human Resource Development of Food Technologist in related Department/organization
Chaired by Dr. Cho Win Maw (Patron of FoSTA)
14:00 1. Ministry of Health
14:20 2. Ministry of Education
14:40 3. SME Development Department, Ministry of Industry
15:00 4. Consumer Affairs Division, Department of Trade Promotion and, Consumer Affairs, the Ministry of Commerce,
15:20 5. U Mya Than, Director General, Small scale industries Department, Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Irrigation
15:40 6. YCDC
16:00 Coffee Break
16:15 Question and Answer
16:45 Closing Speech

Day 2 Friday, 22th Sept 2017

Opening Session

  • Welcome Speech for Second Day of National Conference
    by Mr. Justin Paul, General Manager, Myanmar, UBM
  • Welcome Speech
    by U Hnin Oo, Vice President of FoSTA (Myanmar
  Photo Section
09:30 Tea Break
09:50 Dr. Darunee Edwards, Key, Note Speaker, Fellow International Academic of Food Science and Technology
10:10 UNIDO Myanmar
10:30 Food Safety and Quality Assurance in Aseptic Packaging for liquid food
by Technical support and Quality Director for Asia.Tetra Pak
Section B: Chaired by U Sein Thaung Oo. Vice President of FoSTA
11:10 Professor Dr. Ridit Pambayun, Professor of Food Science College of Agriculture, Sriwijaya University, Indonesia
11: 20 Maria Theresa S Medialdia, Director of Department, Agricultural Development and Communication (ADC) Department, Mekong Institute

Dr. Sasitorn Tongchitpakdee, Interim Associate Dean of International Affairs, Faculty of Agro-Industry, Assist professor, Department of Food Science and Technology, Kasetsart University

12:00 Professor Churdchai Cheowtirakul, Dean of Biotechnology Faculty Assumption University, Bangkok, Thailand
12:30 -14:00 Lunch Break
Section C: Development of FST Academic Program in Myanmar, chaired by Daw Win Win Kyi, President of FoSTA
  1. Dr, Myo kyway, Rector, Yazin Agricultural University
14:15 2. Dr. Sint Soe, Rector, Mandalay Technological University
14:30 3. Dr. Aye Myint, Rector,Yangon Technological University
14:45 4. Rector, Rangoon University
15: 00 5. Dr. Kyawt Khin, Pro-rector, West Rangon Technological University
15:15 - 15:30 Coffee Break
15:30 Q&A
16:00 Closing
Closing Speech by Dr. Myo Thant Tin (Patron of FoSTA)

Organised by:
Supported by:

For more information and delegate registration please contact:
Daw Win Win Kyi or Dr. Kyaw Nyein Aye
Food Science and Technology Association of Myanmar

Tel: +9 4253 05997 or +9 731 74918
Email: [email protected]

Business Matching for PTTGC’s customers
  • 21-22 September 2017
  • 2nd Floor

Please be invited to be our guest to attend the business matching event at ProPak Myanmar 2017 on 21 September 2017 at MEP at Mindama, Yangon. This is a good opportunity for who are interested in expanding business in Myanmar for plastic industry.

Organised by:
PTT Global Chemical Public Company Limited