Dubai Set to Welcome Nut and Dried Fruit Industry for the 39th INC Congress
May 11-13, the luxurious Madinat Jumeirah resort in Dubai will bring the entire nut and dried fruit industry under one roof with an exciting three-day program full of expert market insights, networking, social events, and more.
The Sustainability Seminar will be headlined by Ms. Marta Moren Abat, the International Relations Coordinator for the Directorate-General for Maritime and Fisheries at the European Commission. Her presentation will cover water resources opportunities and challenges and the relation to agriculture and food security.
The Nutrition Research Seminar will feature two guest speakers, Dr. V. Mohan, Chairman of Dr. Mohan’s Diabetes Specialties Centre & President of the Madras Diabetes Research Foundation in India, and Assoc. Prof. Cesarettin Alasalvar, Director of Food Institute at TÜBİTAK Marmara Research Center in Turkey. Dr. Mohan will speak on the effect of nut consumption in Indians with Type 2 diabetes, while Assoc. Prof. Alasalvar will discuss the nutrients and health benefits of dried fruits.