Speakers at the N8 AgriFood Conference

Dr Sofia Kourmpetli

Lecturer in Plant Sciences, Cranfield Soil and AgriFood Institute

Sofia Kourmpetli is a Lecturer in Plant Sciences and the Director of the Future Food Sustainability MSc at Cranfield University. Her research is focused on seed technology and the reduction of food losses and waste during storage. She is also one of the Co-Is of the Rurban Revolution project that looks at the potential of green spaces and growing in urban and peri-urban areas in terms of  food production and the resilience of the UK food system, ecosystem service delivery, as well as their contribution to healthy and sustainable diets.