From 9th to 12th November in Kuala Lumpur there will be the International Palm Oil Congress, during which CDR PalmOilTester will be presented by its Malaysian distributor PLT Scientific. The International Palm Oil Congress (PIPOC) is a biennial event organized by the Malaysian Palm Oil Board (MPOB). This year it will take place at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (Malaysia) from 9th to 12th November 2009 and its theme will be "Balancing Ecologics with Economics". It will focus on the importance of palm oil in the oils and fats industry and on the need to balance its growth respecting environment. The congress is organized in 5 concurrent conferences covering the upstream, midstream, downstream, economics and marketing and provides a strategic platform of interaction for the players of the palm oil industry. The conferences are:
- Agricultural, Biotechnology & Sustainability Conference
- Food, Lifestyle & Health
- Chemistry, Processing Technology & Bio-Energy
- Oleo and Specialty Chemicals Conference
- Global Economics and marketing Conference.