IIT Kharagpur is organizing One Day Free Workshop on Sustainable Packaging Solutions for Food and Agriculture Applications: Understanding Stakeholder Perspectives

Food Packaging and Instrumentation Laboratory Agricultural and Food Engineering Department Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kharagpur One Day Workshop on Sustainable Packaging Solutions for Food and Agriculture Applications: Understanding Stakeholder Perspectives


Graduates & Research Scholars Faculty & Industry Professionals


  • The workshop is a whole-day informative program providing an overall picture of current trends and advancements in food packaging. Sustainable packaging solutions can be achieved either by altering functionality of biopolymers or making the plastic biodegradable and recyclable.
  • Collaborating with McGill University, Canada and speakers from various renowned institutes and industries; IIT Kharagpur’s Food Packaging Laboratory strives for this goal.
  • This workshop reflects this dedication by providing a collaborative platform, fostering information exchange and discussion on advanced technologies of biodegradable packaging.


  • Expert lectures on aspects of sustainable packaging from academics and industry.
  • Exclusive Q&A/ interactive session for scholars and industry professionals.
  • Poster presentations on Biodegradable Packaging


  • SPARC aims at technological advancement through collaborative research and enhancing the visibility of Indian science and scientists on the world map.

Poster Competition: Biodegradable Packaging Technologies

🎖️ Food Technology Training Course
FSSC 22000 Version 6.0 Internal Auditor Training (5 Days) 

Date : 15 to 19 July 2024

Time : 07 PM to 10 PM

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  • Interested eligible candidates can register through the google form link. https://forms.gle/taKM25amZpx2kdGQ6
  • There is no registration fee
  • Last date for submitting the application is 29 JULY 2024


  • Prof. Saji George, Associate Professor, McGill University Canada
  • Prof. Yixiang Wang, Associate Professor, McGill University Canada


Agricultural and Food Engineering Department, IIT Kharagpur, Kharagpur, 721302

Contact Details

Bibek Bahadur Shrestha Sachchidanand Pandey, bbs_ag@kgplan.litkgp.ac.in

Phone No.:

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Workshop duration: 2 August,2024 (Friday)

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