7th Starch World ASIA

23-25 Jan, 2018 - Siem Reap, CAMBODIA

Sokha Siem Reap Resort & Convention Center
About our Event Speakers
We pride ourselves in presenting to you accomplished leaders, authors and advocates with strong track records of achievement and vision in a wide array of backgrounds, professional fields and life experiences. We believe you will benefit from their years of knowledge and experience and also from the latest thinking and innovative processes driving individuals and organizations forward.
Dr. Hernan Ceballos

Hernan Ceballos

Dr.Ceballos has an Agronomy degree from National University of Córdoba (Argentina) in 1980 and a Ph.D. in plant breeding from Cornell University (USA) in 1987. Since 1987 through 1994, he started as a Maize breeder at International Maize and Wheat Improvement Center (CIMMYT) first in Mexico and then in Colombia. From 1994 through 2007, he was a professor at National University of Colombias - Palmira Campus, teaching plant breeding, quantitative genetics and breeding for tolerance to biotic and abiotic stresses. Since 1999, he became a cassava breeder at the Internaciional Center for Tropical Agriculture (CIAT) in Cali, Colombia. He is also the Leader of the cassava program from 1999 through 2011..

Dr. Hernan Ceballos, Cassava Breeder
CIAT (International Center for Tropical Agriculture)
Developing Cassava Varieties with High Amylopectin Content (Waxy Tapioca Starch) and Recent Advancements
Day 2 [Wed 24, January], at 03:45 PM