APIFP provides food  professionals in Asia Pacific region with a forum to exchange information to ensure high quality and safe food supply.

APIFP eNewsLetters
15 October 2021

Webinar: Role of Probiotics in Immunomodulation against COVID-19 Infection 



Webinar: Future Foods





8th Asia-Pacific Probiotics Symposium 2021 


Virtual Conference

December 2020
November 2021

Melbourne, Australia

Christchurch, New Zealand

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APIFP Executive Committee 2020-2022

Executive Director

Dr Malik Altaf Hussain - (Australia)

Associate Executive Director (Professional activities)

Prof William Riley –  (Canada)

Associate Executive Director (Academic engagement)

Assoc. Prof Alaa El-Din Bekhit -  (New Zealand)

Associate Executive Director (Scientific programs)

Assoc. Marzieh Hosseininezhad - (Iran)

Executive Committee Members

Prof Ravi Gooneratne - (New Zealand)

Prof Ida Idayu Muhamad -  (Malaysia)

Assoc. Prof Chaleeda Borompichaichartkul -  (Thailand)

Dr Abdur Sattar Shah - (Pakistan)

Dr Shahid Raza - (Pakistan)


8, 2020
5-6, 2019
15, 2018

7th Asia-Pacific Probiotics Workshop 2020

Virtual (Global) 

6th Asia-Pacific Probiotics Workshop 2019

Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand 

International Food Safety Workshop 2018


Jinan University, Guangzhou, China 

24, 2018
27, 2018

5th Asia-Pacific Probiotics Workshop 2018 


Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) , Johor Bahru, Malaysia 


Food Safety Management and HACCP - Short Course

AIMST University, Malaysia


22-25, 2017

4th Asia-Pacific Probiotics Workshop 2017


International Symposium on Food Security and Sustainable Development 2017

Risk Assessment in Meat and Seafood Industries - Farm to Fork Approach

Industrial University of Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

APIFP Executive Committee

Dr Malik Altaf Hussain - Executive Director (New Zealand/Australia)

Prof William Riley – Executive Member (Canada)

Prof Wu Xi-Yang - Executive Member (China)

Prof Shuze Tang - Executive Member (China)

Prof Ravi Gooneratne - Executive Member (New Zealand)

Assoc. Prof Alaa El-Din Bekhit - Executive Member (New Zealand)

Assoc. Marzieh Hosseininezhad - Executive Member (Iran)

Prof Ida Idayu Muhamad - Executive Member (Malaysia)

Assoc. Prof Dam Sao Mai - Executive Member (Vietnam)

Assoc. Prof Chaleeda Borompichaichartkul - Executive Member (Thailand)

Prof Quang D. Nguyen - Executive Member (Hungary)


APIFP News 2021

September 10, 2021


APIFP is resuming its professional and technical activities using digital platforms. A series of technical webinars, symposiums and conferences are planned for 2021 and 2022. For more information contact: info-apifp@asia.com

June 6, 2017

Asia-Pacific Food Security Symposium 2017

Jointly organised in conjunction with Food Innovation Asia Conference 2017, Bangkok, Thailand

November 20, 2016

'International Workshop on Sustainability of Food Resources and Supply Chain'

A workshop jointly organized by Food and Biomaterial Engineering Research Group,

Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) and APIFP

December 6-7, 2016

'3rd Asia-Pacific Probiotics Workshop 2016'

A workshop jointly organized by Research Institute of Food Science and Technology, Mashad, Iran and APIFP