Sunflower Oil Production, Quality and Applications
September 5, 2018
Balkan Congress Center in Edirne, Turkey

September 5th, 2018

8:00am - 9:00am Registration 

9:00am - 12:00pm Plenary Session. Session Chair: Prof. Dr. Nurhan TURGUT DUNFORD

9:00am - 9:30am Welcome

9:30am - 10:00am Turkish Oil Seed Industry, Tahir BUYUKHELVACIGIL, BYSD President

10:00am - 10:30am Sunflower Oil Related policies and regulations in Turkey, Prof. Dr. Aziz TEKIN, YABITED President

10:30am - 11:00am Coffee Break

11:00am - 11:30am Modern Margarine: Turkish Margarine Industry, Ebru AKDAG, MÜMSAD General Coordinator

11:30am - 12:00pm World Sunflower Oil Market Outlook, Dr. Xue BING XU, ISOA President

12:00pm - 1:10pm Lunch Break

1:10pm - 3:30pm Session 1: Sunflower Oil Processing, Quality and Applications. Session Chair: Metin YURDAGUL

1:10pm - 1:30pm Emerging Sunflower Oil Applications, Prof. Dr. Nurhan TURGUT DUNFORD, Oklahoma State University

1:30pm - 1:50pm Industrial Production of Food Grade Sunflower Lecithin, Dr. Ir. Jan DE KOCK, Desmet Ballestra Group, Zaventem, Belgium

1:50pm - 2:10pm Eco Friendly Technology for Sunflower Oil Refinery, Dr. Javed HUSAIN, Muez Hest, India

2:10pm - 2:30pm Study on flavor composition and flavor stability of sunflower oil, Dr. Yuanrong JIANG, Wilmar Global R & D Center, China

2:30pm - 2:50pm Enzymatic Extraction of Sunflower Oil, Asst. Prof. Dr. Derya KAHVECI KARINCAOĞLU, Yeditepe Univ., Turkey

2:50pm - 3:10pm Precise Refining and Quality Control of Sunflower Oil. Prof. Dongping HE, Wuhan Polytechnic University, China

3:10pm - 3.30pm Discussion

3:30pm - 4:00pm Coffee Break

4:00pm - 5:30pm Session 2: Sunflower Crop Production, Genetics and New Trends. Session Chair: Prof. Dr. Aziz TEKIN

4:00pm - 4:20pm Trends and opportunities of high oleic sunflowers in the healthy consumption, Dr. Luis Carlos ALONSO, Syngenta, Spain

4:20pm - 4:40pm Genetic modification of sunflower (Helianthus annuus L.) for high oleic acids contents, Prof. Dr. Saeed RAUF, Pakistan

4:40pm - 5:00pm Better and profitable Sunflower production: Current Situations and Future Directions, Prof. Dr. Yalcin KAYA, Trakya University

5:00pm - 5.30pm Discussion

5.30pm Closing Ceremony