Course Novel Sensing Technologies

Ready to join us on a journey to revolutionise the world of postharvest technology? Our course on novel sensing technology is the perfect opportunity to learn how to detect and measure physical phenomena in fresh horticultural products, providing more detailed insights into their properties. By following this course, you can make further steps in using data modelling for quality measurements and assessment of fresh horticultural products and make a real impact in reducing food waste.

You will learn about the latest advancements in non-destructive sensing technologies. Next to that, you will learn how these tools can be applied to increase yield, improve postharvest quality and make better decisions in fresh supply chains. Join us and gain valuable knowledge and skills in this exciting field.

Organised by Wageningen Academy

Tue 14 November 2023

Duration 3 days
Price EUR 1,695.00

Registration deadline: 22 October 2023

Register directly or download the flyer.

Why follow this course?

After successfull completion of this course, you have learned:

  • The basic principles behind different sensing technologies and modelling approaches for analysing physicochemical properties of fresh produce.
  • Furthermore, you will understand the capabilities and challenges and can start applying new sensing approaches in your own business.

Is this course for you?

Are you a technical professional in the fresh produce supply chain? Are you involved in quality assurance, safety, logistics, research, or related activities? This course might be relevant for you.

Our focus on (postharvest) quality will equip you with the skills you need to excel in your field. You can find your focus points in this course in breeding, production, trade, retail, or tech development.

No prior knowledge of the course topics is required.

Programme & topics

The course offers a mix of lectures, demonstrations, networking, and ample time for discussions and questions. Together, you will explore the challenges of:

If you're interested in the programme download the flyer for more information.

Sensing technology is like having superpower eyes to make better-informed decisions in the fresh supply chain.
Dr. Puneet Mishra, PhD, Course Leader Novel Sensing Technologies

Practical information

The course fee is € 1,695.- per person and covers tuition, course materials, demonstrations, lunches and one dinner.

PhD discount
For research students/PhD students, we offer a reduced course fee of € 1,125.-.

For this course, we expect between 20 and 30 participants.

After attending this course a certificate is issued.

More information & registration

You can register for the this course or download the flyer. Questions? Contact Wageningen Academy.