• 27-28 NOV
    BRISBANE CONVENTION & EXHIBITION CENTRE | AUSTRALIA
    27-28 NOV
    BRISBANE CONVENTION & EXHIBITION CENTRE | AUSTRALIA

Professor Neena Mitter

Director, Centre for Horticultural Science, Queensland Alliance for Agriculture & Food Innovation (QAAFI), The University of Queensland

Prof Neena Mitter, Director, Centre for Horticutural Science  at Queensland Alliance for Agriculture and Food Innovation, the University of Queensland is internationally recognised for her leadership in innovative, cross-functional research and exceptional industry engagement to address global challenges of agriculture and food security. She leads an impactful research group to deliver global innovations, namely ‘ Non-GM and Non-toxic BioClay spray for crop protection’, ‘Single dose- shelf stable Nanovaccines for animal health and “Clonal propagation of avocado using plant stem cells”.. With increased scrutiny on use of chemicals as crop and animal disease control agents; Prof Mitter is focussed is on developing clean technologies for the horticulture of tomorrow.