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With the retirement of General Manager, John Coady on December 1, 2017, I am pleased to announce the return of Brian Douglas to World Potato Congress Inc. as our new General Manager. Brian has [...]
The stated mission of WPC Inc, as articulated in the recently adopted strategic plan, is that: “The World Potato Congress creates the value chain network to lead sustainable growth and [...]
World Potato Congress President and CEO, David Thompson, has announced the organization will be facilitating a round table for the private sector during the African Potato Congress, October, 2016 [...]
Last month, in recognition of his years of leadership, Dr. VanderZaag was awarded China’s prestigious Friendship Award by Premier Li Keqiang. The award is the nation’s highest honor for [...]
The President of the World Potato Congress (WPC) Mr David Thompson, Canada, and the Chairman of the WPC Industry Awards Committee, Mr Douglas (Doug) Harley, Scotland, have announced that [...]
David Thompson, President and CEO of World Potato Congress Inc. announced today the appointment of Dr. Peter VanderZaag, President: SunRISE Potato Ltd, Alliston, Ontario, Canada, to the [...]
David Thompson, President & CEO, World Potato Congress Inc. (WPC Inc.) today announced the appointment of Mr. Ron Gall, New Zealand; Dr. Nora Olsen, USA; and Anne Fowlie, Canada; as members [...]
Edinburgh, Scotland 2012 World Potato Congress Award Winners Recognized The official Closing ceremonies of the 8th World Potato Congress (WPC) at Edinburgh, Scotland, were [...]
Dr Colin Chartres, director-general of International Water Management Institute (IWMI), based in Colombo, Sri Lanka, is to speak at World Potato Congress 2012 (WPC2012). The water management [...]
Dr Qu, vice governor of the Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region of the People's Republic of China, will address the congress on Feeding China’s Future.