XXXI Congress 2022

XXXI Congress 2022

At its final Meeting at the XXX Congress in Argentina in September 2019, the ISSCT Council decided through a secret vote, as per ISSCT Constitution, to award the hosting of the XXXI Congress to The Sugar Technologists’ Association of India (STAI).The XXXI Congress...
In Memoriam: Dr Jaap Bruijn

In Memoriam: Dr Jaap Bruijn

It is with sadness that the sugar cane community in South Africa and internationally has learned of thepassing away of Dr. Jaap Bruijn on 29 June 2020 in France. Dr. Bruijn was a remarkable sugartechnologist who has left his imprint on the South African sugar industry...

ISSCT Circular October 2019

Dear ISSCT Members We wish to convey to you the following elements of information concerning the ISSCT and its XXX Congress, many of which are available on our website. ISSCT XXX Congress The ISSCT XXX Congress was held in Tucumán, North Argentina from 2 to 5...
In Memoriam: Dr. Denver Thomas Loupe

In Memoriam: Dr. Denver Thomas Loupe

(1927-2019) Dr. Denver Thomas Loupe (1927-2019) Denver Thomas Loupe passed away on 8 July 2019. A beloved father and grandfather, he is predeceased by his wife of 68 years, Ferne Kemp Loupe. He is survived by his children Stephen Loupe and spouse Melody and Stephenie...
In Memoriam: Dr. Erik Mirkov (1959 – 2018)

In Memoriam: Dr. Erik Mirkov (1959 – 2018)

Dr Erik Morkov The sugarcane research community has lost a brilliant and vibrant scientist. Erik Mirkov, an outstanding plant virologist, an inspiring mentor of national and international students, postdocs and scientists, an excellent leader and collaborator, and an...
In Memoriam: John Rhys Williams (1925 – 2017)

In Memoriam: John Rhys Williams (1925 – 2017)

John Rhys Williams (1925 – 2017) John Rhys Williams was born in Wales in 1925. He was educated at Pentre Secondary School from 1936 to 1942 after which he was admitted to the University of Bristol and graduated with a BSc first class honours in 1945. This allowed him...