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Career Counseling and Development Centre in collaboration with School of Agricultural Sciences and School of Allied Health Sciences presents 3-Day Online Workshop on Foodpreneurship Development from November 23 to November 25, 2020

November 23, 2020 @ 7:30 am – November 25, 2020 @ 9:30 am Atlantic/Azores Timezone
Advisors: Prof. H.S. Gaur and Prof. Yogesh Tripathi; Convenors: Dr. Geeta Durga and Dr. Parul Saxena; Organising Secretaries: Dr. Uzma Manzoor and Dr. Mayuri

The food system is more complex than we realize. It is a web of interconnected relationships & disciplines. The way food is produced, distributed, and eaten has everything to do with our personal, public & planetary sustainability. the rapid changes going on in the system creoles exciting opportunities. In a few years, long-term industry incumbents will be absorbed by new innovative food & agriculture businesses. In this shift, many new multidisciplinary roles for entrepreneurial leaders will emerge. In order to showcase the opportunities that will emerge, this event has been planned.

Objectives of Event:

  • Create an awareness of the need, importance, and opportunities of foodpreneurship;
  • Impart knowledge on various aspects of setting a sustainable business of agricultural produce/processed/fortified food items.
  • To impart knowledge on necessary skills of Food Testing, Labelling, and Sanitation for foodpreneurship.


  • Prof H.S. Gaur, Dean, School of Agricultural Sciences, SU
  • Prof Yogesh Tripathi, Dean, School of Allied Health Sciences, SU

Convener Details: 

  • Dr. Geeta Durga, Chairperson, Career Counseling and Development Centre, SU
  • Dr. Parul Saxena, Vice-Chairperson, Career Counseling, and Development Centre, SU

Organizing SecreteriesDetails:

  • Dr. Uzma Manzoor, Member-CCDC, Assistant Professor, School of Agricultural Sciences, SU
  • Dr. Mayuri, Member-CCDC, Lecturer-Nutrition and Dietetics, School of Allied Health Sciences, SU


  • Dr. Subodh K Shishodiya, Business Head – Agriculture, DS Group
  • Prof H.S. Gaur, Dean, School of Agricultural Sciences, SU
  • Prof Kusumakar Sharma,  Professor, School of Agricultural Sciences, SU
  • Dr. Monika Thakur, Assistant Professor, AIFT(Amity Institute of Food Technology)
  • Dr. Uzma Manzoor, Assistant Professor, School of Agricultural Sciences, SU
  • Dr. Amit K Das, Assistant Professor, School of Basic Sciences and Research, SU

Registration Link:

Meeting Link:

Program Details:

Date:  23rd – 25th November 2020
Time: 02:00 pm – 4:00 pm

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