Colombia

Germán
Franco

post harvest Agriculture Agroindustry Bio-inputs Family agriculture Genetic improvement Pests y Diseases Postharvest Andean fruit trees Berries Genetic resources Marketing and markets

Biography

Agronomist from the University of Caldas, specialist in postharvest of perishable vegetables from the University of Quindío and PhD in Agrarian Sciences from the National University of Colombia, Medellín headquarters (Colombia), with an in-depth postharvest area. Currently, he works as an associate Ph.D. researcher, in the area of ??postharvest physiology and agronomic management of crops, at the La Selva Research Center of the Colombian Agricultural Research Corporation (Agrosavia), in the vegetable network and aromatic plants, where he works in vegetables and fruit trees. Member of the Colciencias research group “Alimentos-frutales” (A1), since 1994), with researchers from the Universidad Nacional de Colombia Manizales. ICA researcher from 1988 to 1993 and at Agrosavia since 1994; currently based at the La Selva Research Center in Rionegro (Antioquia).

Fellow researchers

Ecuador

William Viera

Agriculture Bio-inputs Genetic improvement Pests y Diseases
Ecuador

Beatriz Dolores Brito Grandes

Agriculture Bio-inputs Genetic improvement Pests y Diseases Postharvest Productive systems
Ecuador

Beatriz Dolores Brito Grandes

Agriculture Bio-inputs Genetic improvement Pests y Diseases Postharvest Productive systems
Spain

Victor Falguera Pascal

Agroindustry Family agriculture
Spain

Francisco Fonseca

Agroindustry Family agriculture
Colombia

Carlos Orrego

food engineering chemical engineering enzyme immobilization agroindustry Agroindustry Family agriculture
Ecuador

Pablo Francisco Viteri Díaz

Agriculture Bio-inputs Genetic improvement Pests y Diseases
Colombia

Mario Lobo Arias

Tropical fruits vegetables phytopathology Agriculture Bio-inputs Genetic improvement Pests y Diseases
Colombia

Clara Inés Medina Cano

vegetables spices physiology Agriculture Bio-inputs Genetic improvement Pests y Diseases
Colombia

Fernando Cardozo

agricultural economics Agricultural systems Agriculture Policies Postharvest Poverty Productive systems
Ecuador

Jorge Anibal Revelo Morán

phytopathology Agriculture Bio-inputs Genetic improvement Pests y Diseases Productive systems
Colombia

María Cristina García Muñoz

food technology Agriculture Genetic improvement Pests y Diseases Postharvest Productive systems
Colombia

Gonzalo Rodríguez Borray

agroindustry Agriculture Postharvest
Colombia

Clemencia Gómez de Enciso

plant physiology Agriculture Postharvest
Colombia

Jorge Alonso Bernal Estrada

plant physiology Agriculture Agroindustry Family agriculture Postharvest
Colombia

Jorge Alonso Bernal Estrada

plant physiology Agriculture Agroindustry Family agriculture Postharvest
Colombia

Lorenzo Peláez Suárez

veterinary Agriculture Postharvest
Colombia

Carlos Felipe Ostertag

agroindustry Agriculture Postharvest
Colombia

Jhon Jairo Hurtado

tropical fruits Agriculture Postharvest
Ecuador

Susana Espín

food technology Agriculture Postharvest
Ecuador

Elena Villacrés Poveda

food technology Agriculture Capacity building Climate smart agriculture Genetic improvement Pests y Diseases Postharvest Poverty Productive systems
Ecuador

Carlos Estuardo Caicedo Vargas

agronomy Agriculture Postharvest
Ecuador

Norman Soria Idrovo

fruits Agriculture Postharvest
Ecuador

Franklin Marcelino Valverde

soil sciences Agriculture Bio-inputs Capacity building Genetic improvement Pests y Diseases Postharvest
Ecuador

Patricio Gallegos

entomology Agriculture Bio-inputs Genetic improvement Pests y Diseases
Ecuador

César Asaquivay

biological control Agriculture Bio-inputs Genetic improvement Pests y Diseases
Colombia

Alonso Gonzalez Mejía

fruits Agriculture Agroindustry Bio-inputs Bioeconomy Capacity building Genetic improvement Pests y Diseases
Colombia

Juan Fernando Mejía

plant pathology Agriculture Bio-inputs Genetic improvement Pests y Diseases
Colombia

Angela María Vargas Berdugo

phytopathology Agriculture Bio-inputs Genetic improvement Pests y Diseases
Colombia

Oscar Arturo Delgado Paz

fruits Agriculture Bio-inputs Genetic improvement Pests y Diseases
Ecuador

Wilson Vasquez

plant physiology Agriculture Bio-inputs Genetic improvement Pests y Diseases
Ecuador

Anibal Martinez

fruits Agriculture Bio-inputs Genetic improvement Pests y Diseases
Ecuador

Paúl Gómez

agronomy Agriculture Bio-inputs Genetic improvement Pests y Diseases
Ecuador

José Benjamín Ochoa

phytopathology Agriculture Bio-inputs Genetic improvement Pests y Diseases
Ecuador

Eduardo Morillo Velasteguí

biotechnology Agriculture Bio-inputs Genetic improvement Pests y Diseases
Colombia

Carlos Alberto Botero

business Administration Agroindustry Family agriculture
Spain

Gemma Echeverria

food science Agroindustry Family agriculture
Colombia

Gloria Ines Giraldo

food chemistry Agroindustry Family agriculture
Colombia

Johnny Tamayo

agribusiness Agroindustry Family agriculture
Colombia

Diego Alexander Escobar Garcia

transportation Agroindustry Family agriculture
Colombia

Luz Adriana Vásquez Gallo

food safety Agroindustry Family agriculture
Colombia

Alegría Saldarriaga Cardona

phytopathology Agroindustry Family agriculture
Spain

Joan Lordan Sanahuja

food tech Agroindustry Family agriculture
Spain

Jordi Giné Bordonaba

postharvest Agroindustry Family agriculture
Sponsors
BID
IICA
With the support of
Fondo Coreano de Alianza para el Conocimiento en Tecnología e Innovación (KPK)