CSBE/SCGAB (Canadian Society for Bioengineering/La Société Canadienne de Génie Agroalimentaire et de Bioingénierie) is the technical Society of choice for all professionals and students with an interest in the application of scientific and engineering principles for the sustainable production of food, bioproducts, and bioenergy.
The CSBE-SCGAB 2018 AGM and Technical Conferences has been held from July 22 to 25 in Guelph. This year theme was "Greening the Globe: Sustainability though Innovation".
There were excellent plenary speakers (Dr. Evan Fraser, University of Guelph; Dr. Slava Adamchuk, McGill University) who delivered thought-provoking presentations on topics of Global Food Security and Precision Agriculture, respectively. There were a total of 18 technical sessions covering technical content in areas of clean/green energy, food safety & quality, waste water treatment & reuse, greenhouse gas emissions, soil & water management, precision agriculture, biotechnology, and process & product development. We invite you to read the conference summary.