TIPI - Technology Innovation Platform of IFOAM - Organics International

TIPI - Technology Innovation Platform of IFOAM - Organics International

Council of the Technology Innovation Platform of IFOAM (TIPI) 2013-2014

The Council of the Technology Innovation Platform of IFOAM (TIPI) was elected at the Member Assembly, 15 February 2013, Nürnberg Messe, Nürnberg, Germany. At the council meeting on May 7, 2013, two additional council members were elected: Brian Baker and Gerold Rahmann. Urs Niggli was elected as president and Uygun Aksoy and Brian Baker are vicepresidents.

A new council was elected at the TIPI Member Assembly on October 12, 2104.

  • Prof. Dr. Uygun Aksoy, TIPI vice president, Ege University, Turkey
  • Dr. Brian Baker, TIPI vice president, US
  • Dr. Nic Lampkin, The Organic Research Centre Elm Farm, UK
  • Prof. Dr. Urs Niggli, TIPI president, Research Institute of Organic Agriculture (FiBL), Switzerland
  • Prof. Dr. Gerold Rahmann, Director, Institute for Organic Farming, Thünen Institute, and International Society of Organic Agriculture (ISOFAR)
  • Marco Schlüter, EU Group of the International Federation of Organic Agriculture Movements (IFOAM), Belgium
  • Dr. Gabi Soto, National University of Costa Rica
  • Dr. Chong Hyuk Suh , Korean Federation of Sustainable Agriculture Organisations (KFSA), Korea
  • Dr. Helga Willer, TIPI secretary, Research Institute of Organic Agriculture (FiBL), Switzerland
  • Dr. Maria Wivstad, EPOK – Centre for Organic Food and Farming,Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Sweden

TIPI counterpart at the IFOAM head office: Thomas Cierpka.