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Dr. Toine Timmermans

Dr. Toine Timmermans Dr. Toine Timmermans is the Program manager of Sustainable Food Chains at the Research Institute Food & Biobased Research, part of Wageningen University & Research Centre. He obtained his MSc in Agricultural Engineering from the Wageningen University, with specialization in knowledge engineering and computer vision. He is the coordinator of the EU FP7 project FUSIONS (2012-2016) The project Food Use for Social Innovation by Optimising waste prevention Strategies will contribute to achieving a Resource Efficient Europe by significantly reducing food waste and losses. FUSIONS will establish a tiered European multi-stakeholder Platform to generate a shared vision and strategy to prevent food loss and reduce food waste across the supply chain.


The ADM Institute for the Prevention of Postharvest Loss
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
144 National Soybean Research Center MC 637
1101 West Peabody Drive
Urbana, Illinois 61801
(217) 244-3086
phlcongress@illinois.edu