Workshop-Seminar Schedule

Title: gRice Consumption Promotion Strategies in Asiah

Organized by Faculty of Economics,  Kasetsart University , Thai Rice Foundation under Royal Patronage and Tottori University, Japan

Friday of January 7, 2005 

At  K.U.-HOME inside Kasetsart Campus




Welcome address by Dr. Jeerasark Pongpisanupichit   Dean,  Faculty of Economics, Kasetsart University

Morning Session

Chair by  Associate Prof. Dr. Sarun Wattanutchariya, Member of Thailand National Research Council


gWorld Rice at Stake: Crisis Coming from Weakening Demand for Rice In Asiah      Abstract

by Prof. Dr. Shoichi Ito, Faculty of Agriculture, Tottori University


gTrend of  Rice Consumption in Thailandh   @ Abstract

by Associate Prof. Somporn Isvilanonda Faculty of Economics, Kasetsart U.


Coffee break


gTrend of Rice Consumption in Japanh   @  Abstract

by Prof. Dr. Toshiyuki Kako, Faculty of Agriculture, Kobe University


gStatus and Trend of Using Rice in Food and Non-food Processing Industriesh     Abstract

by Associate Prof. Dr. On-anong Naivikul, Faculty of Agro-industry, Kasetsart  U.


gStatus and Trend of Using Rice by Product in Feed Meal Industryh @@ Abstract

by Mr. Wuthi Suphannachart, Vice President, C.P. Feed Company


Lunch break

Afternoon Session

Chair by Associate Prof. Somporn Isvilanonda, Faculty of Economics, Kasetsart U.

13.00 –13.30

gCurrent Slackening and Future Prospect of Rice Production in Chinah @@ Abstract

by Associate Prof. Dr. Li Wan,  Faculty of Agriculture, Tottori University


gNutrition Value of Riceh    @Abstract

by Dr. Warunee Varanyanond, institute of Food research and Product Development, Kasetsart U.


gENALAZ, Enriched Food in Vietnam, Using Rice as the Main Ingredienth


by Prof. Dr. Yukihiro Ishikawa, Faculty of Regional Sciences, Tottori University


gProduction of Rice With Traits for Creating New Demandh       Abstract

by Prof. Dr. Sachio Maruyama, Graduate School of Rice and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba, Japan


Closing remark by Dr. Khwanchai Komez, Thai Rice Foundation