Prof. Alfonso Ranalli

PESCARA

Prof. Ranalli has a degree in Agricultural Sciences at the University of Studies of Florence in 1972 by a score of 110 with honors

He is a RESEARCH MANAGER at the Research Center for Olive-Growing
and Olive Oil Industry - C. S. Angelo, Italy.

He is AUTHOR OF HUNDREDS OF EXPERIMENTAL WORKS actually published.

He was the FORMULATOR OF THE STRATEGIC PON PROJECTS (RFP) for Sicily, Apulia and Campania regions.

He is co-author of many scientific books concerning food chemistry, oils and olives.

He was the GENERAL COORDINATOR OF STRATEGIC RESEARCH PROJECTS.

He has been an AUTHOR or a REFEREE of the most important nternational scientific peer-reviewed journals

He is in possession of two educational qualifications (Chemistry and Agrofood Industries; Agricultural Sciences)

He constantly attended the conferences and scientific events
related to the olive-oil area

He has been a REFEREE as well as a CHAIRMAN in international
congresses.

He is a Member of the European Federation for the Science and Technology of Lipids

He is a Member of the Editorial Board of the Journal of Food Technology (JFT), as well as many other scientific journals

He is a PANEL LEADER of the International Olive Oil Council (IOOC)

He is included in the list of experts of the Italian Ministry of Agriculture to evaluate innovation and development projects.

He is included in the List of Experts of the EU.

He was included in the List of Experts of the EFSA.

He is a Referee of research projects on behalf of International Institutions

He is a MEMBER OF THE NATIONAL OLIVE AND OLIVE OIL ACCADEMY and of the "Ercole Olivario" Committee, and also was a member of the Committee for the certification of Protected Designation of Origin (POD).

He is a member of the Working Group on Olive Oil within the Italian Society of Horticulture.

He was a member of many Ministerial Committees

He collaborates with the SINAB by publishing works relating to sustainable
olive growing.

He was a teacher in POST-UNIVERSITY NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL MASTERS and in IFTS courses.

He coooperates with many research institutions, such as Universities, CNR, Regional Research Centers, CRA, MiPAAF, IOC, AGEA, and many others.