Shaun Madho

President

(Group Process Support Specialist, Illovo Sugar Africa) Council portfolios: Chair of Council, Finance Sub-Committee, Factory Industry Liaison, Special Projects Fund.

Sandy Snyman

Vice-President

(Programme Manager: Variety Improvement, SASRI) Council portfolios: Vice-Chair of Council, Finance Sub-Committee, , Agriculture Industry Liaison

Muhammad Kadwa

Treasurer

(Industrial Affairs Manager, SA Canegrowers) Council portfolios: Treasurer, Chair of Finance Sub-Committee,COC editorial team.

Sumita Ramgareeb

COC Chair

(Resource Manager: Breeding and Field Services Resource Unit, SASRI) Council portfolios: Congress Organising Committee Chair, Finance Sub-Committee.

Gavin Smith

SASTA

(Process Specialist, Sugar and Milling Division, RCL Foods) Council portfolios: Factory Industry Liaison, Special Projects Fund.

Carolyn Baker

SASTA

Council portfolios: Finance Sub-Committee, Agriculture Industry Liaison, Special Projects Fund.

Deborah Sweby

SASTA

(Molecular Biologist, SASRI) Council portfolios:  Congress Organising Committee – Head of Scientific portfolio, Agriculture Editor-in-chief, Publicity.

Warren Lawlor

SASTA

(Senior Manager: Projects, RCL Foods) Council Portfolios: Finance Sub-Committee, Factory Industry Liaison, Special Projects Fund, Congress Organising Committee – Exhibition and Sponsorship portfolio and Head of Finance portfolio.

Samkelo Matsebula

SASTA

(Process Engineer, Illovo Sugar Africa (Pty) Ltd)

Gonaseelan Naidoo

SASTA

(General Manager: Cane Testing Service, SASA) Council portfolios: Factory Industry Liaison, Lab Manual.