Conference Themes 

For its second edition, Green Food Tech will present several conferences on the following topics: 

  • Food systems design using multicriteria evaluation
  • Advances in green food technologies
  • Waste reduction and valorization of by-products
  • Circular economy in food processing
  • Issues associated with sustainable value chains
  • Processing of alternative food resources


Some confirmed speakers

Dr Christoph Hartmann

Nestlé Research, Switzerland
Keynote Speaker

Mega trends driving food innovation and sustainable nutrition​

Dr. Christoph Hartmann holds a degree in mechanical engineering and a PhD in Computational Fluid Dynamics. He was appointed Associate Professor at Technische Universität München in 2004, and full professor at the German University in Cairo in 2005. 

Dr. Hartmann joined Nestlé in 2006, studying biophysics of in-mouth food breakdown. From 2012, he set up the Nestlé Food Safety Institute in Beijing, and, in 2016, took over the Consumer Science department in Nestlé Research. 

Since October 2018, Christoph leads Academic Alliances and Expertise Development. He has global responsibility for strategic academic alliances, Expert Networks, and the Nestlé R&D expert career path.

Information for speakers

Click here to download the Conference Preparation Guidelines