We humbly invite you to Africa’s foremost Herbs, Health Foods and Natural Products Expo- HerbFEST 2016. (9th Edition) This year’s theme is Food as Medicine; African Herbs and Spices as Functional foods and Nutraceuticals. The workshop covers a wide range of topics, key aspects such as Use of Medicinal plants/products in healthcare, R&D Innovation, Regulations and Standardization, Manufacturing & Processing, Sales & Marketing.
It will hold at City Global Hotel, Port Harcourt road, Owerri Imo State on the 11th-13th October, 2016
Two Nigerian Ministers are expected at the event: Chief Audu Ogbeh, the Honourable Minister for Agriculture and Rural Development and Dr. Ogbonnaya Onu, Honourable Minister for Science and Technology. They would be opening the GMP Compliant Bio-Processing Facility of Bioresources Institute of Nigeria, Umuna, Okigwe and flag off this year’s Herbfest. This is with a view to fostering a developmental focus and frontline approach towards national development through African Medicinal Plants and products there of.
Who Can Attend: Research institutions, Universities and Scientists, Small and Medium Natural Products Enterprises, Tradition Medicine Practitioners, and Indigenous Healers, Orthodox Medicine Personnel, Conservationists, Academia, Media, Investors, Interested Individuals and companies.
Scientific Session: Registration and submission your abstracts on the symposium theme ended on July 22nd. New abstract will be considered as Poster Presentation. Awards to the best abstracts will be given and proceeding published.
Training: Don’t miss the training sessions by International and National Experts on: Good Manufacturing practice (GMP)
Products Exhibition & Sales: Do you want to have your products showcased to targeted audiences, investors, researchers, distributors? Register Now! Take advantage of this unique personalities.
We look forward to seeing you at this unique annual event.
Herbfest Planning Committee