Board Members

Austria

Country member
Leonhard Steinbauer,
Universität für Bodenkultur Wien Institut für Obst- und Gartenbau
Ragnitzstr. 193, 8047 Graz, AT-Wien
(+43 6768 6666 610, +43 3168 7766 06)

 

Belgium

WG Coordinator "Apple and Pear Variety and Rootstock Testing"
Jef Vercammen
Research Center for Fruit npo (pcfruit npo)
Fruitttuinweg, 1, 3800 Sint-Truiden
(+32 1169 7081)

Country member
Marc Lateur
Unité d'Horticulture, Fac. Agronom. Sci. Dépt. Biotechnologie
Chaussée de Liroux, 4, B 5030 Gembloux
(+32 8162 0314) 

Country member / WG Coordinator "Decision Support Platform"http://2063cf94.spaceurl.com/index.php?id=12
Dany Bylemans
Research Center for Fruit npo (pcfruit npo)
Fruitttuinweg, 1, 3800 Sint-Truiden
(+32 1169 7085)

 

Bosnia Herzegovina

Country member
Pakeza Drkenda
University Sarajevo, Faculty of Agriculture and Food Sciences, Institute of Fruit and Viticulture
Zmaja od Bosne 8, 71000 Sarajevo; Bosnia and Herzegovina
(+387 33 225 727, Mob.: +387 61 356 039)

    

Cyprus

Country member
George Manganaris
Cyprus University of Technology, Department of Agriculture Sciences, Biotechnology & Food Science, Fruit Sciences/Postharvest Group  
PO Box 50329, 3603 Lemesos
(+35 725 002 307, +35 796 439 900, mobile: +35 725 002 804)

Country member
Miljan Cvetkovic

 

Denmark

Country member / Chair Management Committee
Michelle Williams
Aarhus University, Department of Food Science,
Kirstinebjergvej 10, DK-5792 Aarslev
(45 8715 7957, mobile: 45 2517 0049)

Country member
Lars Dragsted
Copenhagen University, Department of Human Nutrition
Rolighedsvej 30, DK-1958 Frederiksberg C

 

Estonia  

Country member
Hedi Kaldmäe
Polli Holticulture Research Center, Estonian University of Life Sciences
Kreutzwaldi 1, 51014 Torvty
(+37 2513 2091)

Country member
Toivo Univer
Polli Holticulture Research Center, Estonian University of Life Sciences
Viljandimaa, 69104 Karksi-Nuia side
(+37 043 31 433)

 

France

Country member
Carherine Lagrue
CtifL Chef du Dép. Fruits et Technologie
22, rue Bergère, 75009 Paris
(+33 147 701 693)

WG Coordinator "Sustainable fruit production to minimize residues"
Franziska Zavagli
CtifL Chef
28, route des Nébouts, 24130 Prigonrieux
(+33 553 581 310, +33 671 218 693)

Country member
Francois Laurens
INRA - Genetics and Fruit Breeding
UMR GenHort, B.P. 60057 Paris
(+33 241 225 751)


WG Coordinator "Sweet and sour cherry"

Jose Quero Garcia
INRA, UMR1332 Biologie du Fruit et Pathologie
71, avenue Edouard Bourlaux - CS 20032, 33882 Villenave d'Ornon Cedex
(+33 557 122 437)

 

Germany

Country member
Karsten Klopp
ESTEBURG – Fruit-Growing Centre Jork
Moorende 53, 21635 Jork
(+46 416 260 161 53)

Country member
Jens Wünsche
University of Hohenheim
Department of Crop Science
Emil-Wolff-Str. 25, 70593 Stuttgart
(+49 71 145 922 368)

  

Great Britain

Country member
Debbie Rees
Natural Resources Institute, University of Greenwich
Medway Campus, Central Avenue, Chatham Maritime, Kent ME4 4TB
(+44 1634 883 522)

Country member
Jerry Cross
NIAB EMR
New Road, East Malling, Kent, ME19 6BJ, UK
(+44 1732 523748, Mobile:  +44 7732 761488)

 

Hungary

Country member / WG Coordinator "Shell fruit species (Nuts (being established))"
Geza Bujdoso
National Agricultural Research and Innovations Centre, Research for Fruit Growing and Ornmntals of Erd
Park u. 2, 1223 Budapest
(+36 1362 1596)

 

Italy

WG Coordinator "Soft fruit"
Bruno Mezzetti
DIBIAGA - Univ. di Ancona
Via Brecce Bianche, 60131 Ancona
(+39 0712 204 933, mobile: +39 3203 526 036)

WG Coordinator "Water relations and irrigation"
Brunella Morandi
Departmen of Agricultural Sciences, Univeristy of Bologna
Viale Fanin 46, 40127 Bologna
(+39 051 20 9 6432)

Country member / WG coordinator "EUFRIN Strategy"
Luca Corelli-Grappadelli
Departmen of Agricultural Sciences, Univeristy of Bologna
Viale Fanin 46, 40127 Bologna
(+39 0512 096 434)

WG Coordinator "Fruit thinning"
Guglielmo Costa
Departmen of Agricultural Sciences, Univeristy of Bologna
Via Fanin 46, 40127 Bologna
(+39 0512 096 443)

WG Coordinator "Peach and Apricot"
Daniela Giovanni
CREA-Consiglio per la ricerca in agricoltura
e l'analisi dell'economia agraria

Unità de Ricerca per la Frutticoltura de Folì
Via La Canapona 1 bis, 47121 Forli

Country member
Michael Oberhuber
Research Center for Agriculture and Forestry
Pfatten/Vadena, Laimburg 6, 39040 Post Auer-Ora
(+39 0471 969 510)

WG Coordinator "Improvement of fruit by biotechnology"
Raffaele Testolin
University of Udine Dept. of Scienze agrarie e ambientali
Via delle Scienze 208, 33100 Udine
(+39 0432 558 600, +39 3355 936 963)

   

Latvia

Country member / WG Coordinator "plum and Prune"
Edite Kaufmane
Institute of Horticulture, Latvia University of Agriculture

Graudu Street 1, Krimunu pag., Dobele reg., LV 3701
(+371 3722294, mobile: +371 29495118)


Country member
Gunars Lacis
Institute of Horticulture, Latvia University of Agriculture

Graudu Street 1, Krimunu pag., Dobele reg., LV 3701

(+37 3722294, +371 29433054)   

 

Lithuania

Country member
Audrius Sasnauskas
Lithuanian Institute of Horticulture
Kauno str. 30, 54333 Babtai, Kaunas district
(+37 0375 5220)

Country member
Darius Kviklys
Department of Horticulture Technologies, Lithuanian Institure of Horticulture
Kauno str. 30, 54333 Babtei, Kaunas distr.
(+37 037 555 304)

 

Moldova

Country member
Gheorghe Cimpoies
Moldova Agrarian State University
Chisinau

   

Netherlands

Country member / Secretary Management Committee
Marianne Groot
Wageningen UR, Applied Plant Research Fruit Research Unit
P.O. Box 200, 6670 AE Zetten
(+31 488 473 712)

   

Norway

Country member
Mekjell Meland
Bioforsk - Ullensvang 
5781 Lofthus 
(+47 9062 8538)

   

Poland

Country member
Małgorzata Korbin
Research Institute of Pomology
Ul. Pomologiczna 18, 96-100 Skierniewiece

Country member / Member Management Committee / WG Coordinator "Postharvest and fruit Quality"
Krzysztof Rutkowski
Research Institute of Pomology
Ul. Pomologiczna 18, 96-100 Skierniewiece
(+48 468 345 425)

WG Coordinator "Spray application Technologies"
Gregorz Doruchowski
Research Institute of Pomology
Ul. Pomologiczna 18, 96-100 Skierniewiece
(+48 468 345 247, mobile: +48 601 378 337)

  

Portugal

Country member
Christina Oliveira
Inst. Superior de Agronomia, Seccao de Horticultura
Tapada de Ajuda 1399, Lisboa Codex
(+35 13 638 161, +35 13 602 053, +35 13 478 971)

 

Romania

Country member
Florin Stănică
Faculty of Horticulture, University of Agronomic Sciences and Veterinary Medicine
B-dul Mărăşti, 59, 011464 Bucuresti
(+40 722 641 795)

Country member
Mihai Coman
Research Institute for Fruit Growing (RIFG)
Pitesti-Maracineni, 011464 Pitesti
(+40 248 278 066)

WG Coordinator "plum and Prune"
Mihai Botu
University of Craiova, Valcea Fruit Research and Development Station
Calea lui Traian, nr. 464, 240273, Ramnicu Valcea
(+40 250 740 885)

 

Serbia 

Country member
Milica Fotiric 
Faculty of Agriculture
Nemanjina 6, 11080 Belgrade, Zemun, Serbia
(+38 111 441 3502, +38 164 261 2710)

  

Slovenia

Country member
Benedikova Daniela
National Agriculture and Food Centre - Research Institute of Plant Production
Bratislavska 122, 921 68 Piestany
(+42 133 772 2311)

Country member
Matej Stopar
Agricultural Institute of Slovenia Fruit and Vine Growing Dept. Ljubljana
Hacquetova 17, 1000 Ljubljana
(+42 3861 280 5237)

  

Spain

Country member
Joan Girona
Fruit Tree Technology Area, IRTA - Centre Udl - IRTA
Avda. Alcalde Rovira Roure 177, 25198 Lleida
(+34 973 702 587, +34 973 247 185)

Country member
Joan Bonany
Institut de Recerca i Tecnologia Agroalimentaries, IRTA
Mas Badia, 17134 - La Tallada
(+34 972 780 275, mobile: +34 629 038 047)

  

Switzerland

Country member
Christoph Carlen
AgroscopeFederal Department of Economic Affairs
Route des Eterpys 18, 1964 Conthey, Switzerland
(Tél.: +41 584 813 513, Mobile: +41 797 639 450, Fax: +41 273 463 017)

   
Country member
Andreas Naef
Agroscope, Federal Department of Economic Affairs,
Castle 1, P.O. Box, 8820 Wädenswil, Switzerland
(
Tel.: +41 584 606 257, Mobile: +41 796 228 059, Fax: +41 584 606 341)

 

Turkey

Country member
Sezai Ercisli 
Ataturk University, Agricultural Faculty, Department of Horticulture
25240 Erzurum, Turkey
(Tel.: +90 442 231 1003, Mobile: +90 535 639 5607)