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consultant , agricultural products executive

Gipson Edappazham, Indian agricultural products executive, consultant. Achievements include research in fishing gear materials such as fishing hooks, floats, sinkers and polyamide monofilaments; development of work on organic farming, zero budget natural farming and sustainable agriculture; design of food safety management systems. Recipient Professor K. V. Joseph Endowment Award, Nirmala College, Muvattupuzha, Kerala (India), 1998.

Background

Edappazham, Gipson was born on September 10, 1977 in Kalloorkad, Kerala, India. Son of Solomon Em and Pauline Sebastian.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Botany, Nirmala College, Mahatma Gandhi University, Muvattupuzha, Kerala, 1998. Master of Science in Industrial Fisheries, Cochin University of Science and Technology, India, 2001. Doctor of Philosophy in Marine Sciences, Cochin University of Science and Technology, India, 2010.

Career

QC technologist Kings Marine Products, Kollam, 2001—2002. Q.A. manager Phillips Foods India Private Ltd., Tuticorin, India, 2002—2004. Senior research fellow Central Institute Fisheries Technology, Cochin, 2004—2008.

Programme manager Foundation Organic Agriculture and Rural Development, Aluva, since 2008. Computer security and web development consultant, Kerala, since 2000. Food safety management system, FSMS, consultant Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Points, International Organization for Standardization 22000, Kerala, since 2001.

Organic consultant Foundation Organic Agriculture and Rural Development, Organic Foundation, Aluva, since 2008.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in fishing gear materials such as fishing hooks, floats, sinkers and polyamide monofilaments. Development of work on organic farming, zero budget natural farming and sustainable agriculture. Design of food safety management systems.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor scientific papers to professional journals.

Membership

Member event management committee National Symposium Sustainable Development Fisheries Towards 2020 AD, Opportunities and Challenges, Cochin, 1999. Member Society Fisheries Technologists India, 2004. Member executive committee 8th Asian Fisheries Forum, Asian Fisheries Society, Cochin, 2007.

Member executive committee, web administrator Industrial Fisheries Alumni Association, 2008. Chief Executive Officer India International Food and Agri Expo, 2008—2009. Member of Industrial Fisheries Alumni Association (web administrator 2008-2010).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Photography, football, gardening.

Connections

father:
Solomon Em

mother:
Pauline Sebastian