The President of the ISTRC, Dr Keith Tomlins, Professor of Food Science at the Natural Resources Institute, University of Greenwich, has been invited by the President and Members of Indian Society for Root Crops & Director and Staff of Central Tuber Crops Research Institute to deliver the Fifth H.H. SREE VISAKHAM THIRUNAL Endowment Lecture on the topic "Let them eat root and tuber crops: Is consumer acceptance important?"

This will be held at the Millennium Hall, Central Tuber Crops Research Institute, Sreekariyam, Thiruvananthapuram, India on Saturday May 17 2014