VALORTECH ERA Chair webinar "Valorisation of vegetal waste and by-products: An eminent source of natural bioactive ingredients"

Start kell: 10:00
End kell: 15:45

Webinar

VALORTECH ERA Chair is organising a webinar "Valorisation of vegetal waste and by-products: An eminent source of natural bioactive ingredients" on December 11th, 2020.

The webinar gives an overview of various methods and strategies for minimization and valorisation of food waste/by-products to obtain value-added bioactive ingredients for potential food applications. A series of interactive online lectures are provided, followed by discussions and group/individual activities relevant to sustainable food production.

The webinar will cover:

  • Introduction to the basic knowledge on food waste/by-product generation and management.
  • Knowledge of various strategies to minimize agri-food wastes and future trends.
  • Information on agri-food waste valorization for obtaining different bioactive ingredients.
  • Role of bioactive compounds from agri-food waste in functional foods.

Participation is free of charge, but registration is required.

The completed course provides 1 ECTS credit points (a certificate of attendance will be awarded upon completion of all sessions).

If interested, please register your attendance before or on the 8th of December HERE.

For further information and program, please see the attached file.

The webinar is conducted by the ERA Chair for Food (By-) Products Valorisation Technologies at the Estonian University of Life Sciences (European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 810630).