Engineering and Food Security in Africa

24-25 June 2019, Hotel el Mouradi Gammarth, Tunis, Tunisia

Welcome to the International Conference EFS Africa 2019

The Order of Engineers of Tunisia is organizing, with the collaboration of the World Federation of Engineering Organizations, an international conference on sustainable food systems and food security entitled « Engineering and Food Security in Africa ».
We are honored to invite you to the International Conference on Engineering and Food Security in Africa to be held in Tunisia on 24 and 25 June 2019.
It is a privilege for us to invite you to participate as a speaker. We believe that your contribution to this theme will be very beneficial.

The conference’s program

The scientific program includes 2 days of plenary sessions and technical workshops. Speakers will also be able to present, promote and officially discuss their work and research in a space dedicated to stands and posters that will be available.


08:30 am - 09:00 am

Official Opening Ceremony and Plenary Session

09:00 am - 10:00 am

General framework of the conference and presentation of the different themes to be addressed

Workshop by themes

10:30 am - 12:00 am

Agricultural Policy and engineering needs to meet the challenges of food and water security

Workshop by themes

13:30 am - 17:00 am

Role of technology in the preservation of natural resources and agricultural development in a changing climate context

Gala Diner

19:30AM - 22:30AM

It will be an opportunity for the different speakers and participants to exchange ideas and experiences in a friendly atmosphere

Workshop by themes

8:30 am - 12:00 am

Organization of sectors and development of value chains, Human Resources Development, Institutional Capacity Building and International Cooperation Development

Restitution Plenary session

13:00 am - 17:00 am

Presenting the conference’s recommendations, action plan, proposals and advice on climate change adaptation, food loss and waste reduction at the global supply chain level, and the use of renewable energies in agriculture

Conference closing and declaration of Tunis

17:00 am - 18:00 am

Tunis declaration


Hotel el mouradi gammarth


Hotel el mouradi gammarth