Virtual Introduction Meeting between UC Davis and Coffee and Cocoa Research Institutes/Universities in Indonesia

Puslitkoka attended the invitation to the Virtual Introduction Meeting Between UC Davis Coffee Center and Coffee Research Institute/Universities in Indonesia facilitated by the Consulate General of the Republic of Indonesia, San Francisco. The event was also attended by representatives from IPB University, Gadjah Mada University and UC Davis Coffee Center. The purpose of this activity is to introduce each other to coffee stakeholders in Indonesia and the United States. This activity will be held on August 20, 2021.
This activity was opened by the Consul General of the Indonesian Consulate General in San Francisco, Simon Soekarno. Followed by an introductory presentation from UC Davis Coffee Center by Bill Ristenpart, an introductory presentation from Puslitkoka by Dr. Agung Wahyu Susilo, an introductory presentation from IPB University (Dept. of Food Science and Technology) by Dian Herawati, and an introductory presentation from Gadjah Mada University (Faculty of Forestry) by M.A. Imron .
In the introduction, each institution presented an overview of the facilities, research results, and programs in each institution. From this introduction, it is hoped that communication and cooperation will be established between coffee centers.