Dr. Ousmane Kane
Executive Director of the African Regional Centre for Technology
Dr. Ousmane Kane is Executive Director of the African Regional Centre for Technology. He has served as Director General of the Institute for Food Technology of Senegal and is a member of the New York Academy of Sciences and the Academy of Sciences of Senegal. He is a member of many regional scientific organizations, including as founder-member and Honorary Chairman of the Association for Development of Podor, founder-member of the Researchers' Association of Senegal, and member of the Scientific Committee of the Dakar Technopole and of the Scientific Committee of the Science and Technology Biennial of Senegal. Dr. Kane is Associate Professor of the Centre de Recherce en Science Appliquées à l'Alimentation of the Armand Frappier Institute, University of Quebec, Canada. He holds a Master's Degree from the University Paul Sabatier, France and doctorates from the University Pierre & Marie Curie, France and from the University Laval, Canada.