XV International Congress on Sugar and Sugarcane Derivatives – DIVERSIFICATION 2019

The AZCUBA Sugar Group, the Association of Sugar Technologists of Cuba (ATAC) and the Cuban Research Institute on Sugar Cane Derivatives (ICIDCA), are pleased to invite you to the XV International Congress on Sugar and Sugarcane Derivatives (DIVERSIFICATION 2019), which will be held at Hotel Nacional de Cuba from June 24 to 28, 2019, in Havana.

As is tradition every two years, this congress is aimed at disseminating the most recent knowledge on the exploitation of sugarcane potential; placing special emphasis on showing international technologies, products and services associated with this industry. Therefore, technologists, researchers, entrepreneurs and producers from all over the world are invited to promote an active
exchange of information, knowledge and experiences in this sector.

In this opportunity the meeting will be oriented to the following topics:

  • Sugarcane agriculture
  • Sugarcane payment systems
  • Advances in sugar technology and industrial efficiency
  • Renewable energy
  • Alcohols and beverages
  • Food security and animal feeding
  • Bio-products for agriculture
  • Climate change
  • Environmental management
  • Quality management
  • Technological innovation

Simultaneously with the congress, the EXPOAZUCAR 2019 International Fair will be held. All the national and international companies linked to the sugar sector are invited to show the latest in technologies, products and services. Within the framework of the fair, a Business Forum will take place, facilitating contacts with potential customers, disseminating the possibilities of new investments and also information about those that are currently being executed will be delivered.

In following communications you will receive the general program, the instructions to authors and more relevant information. With the aim of contributing to the development of sugarcane potential, we reiterate our invitation to meet at DIVERSIFICATION 2019 and also enjoy the natural beauty and historical sites of Havana.