Prof John Taylor and Dr Janet Taylor at 1st ICC India Grains Conference
By John Taylor
Posted on 03 April 2012
Prof John Taylor and Dr Janet Taylor participated in the first ICC India Grains Conference in New Delhi.
The Conference which was attended by some 150 Indian and international delegates was held in partnership with ICRISAT, the International Crops Research Institute of the Semi-Arid Tropics, which has its headquarters in Hyderabad.
The top photo shows Prof John Taylor in his role as Chair of the Conference Organising Committee lighting the official conference lamp. With him are Dr Vish Prakash, former Director of the Indian Central Food Technological Research Institute; Dr William Dar, DG of ICRISAT; Dr S. Ayyappan, DG of the Indian Council for Agricultural Research and Dr Jan Willem van der Kamp, Chair of the ICC Academy.
The bottom photo shows Dr Janet Taylor explaining to one of the local delegates her poster on the ICC standard methods for sorghum end-use quality evaluation, which she and Prof John Taylor developed.