About International Conference


The First International Conference on Innovation of Functional Foods in Asia (IFFA) *

Theme: Functional Foods: Trends in Research and Markets
Mon of 22 – Wed of 24 January 2018

Venue: ICT Building, University of Phayao (UP), Phayao Province, 56000 Thailand

Official language: English

                     1. Div. of Research and Education Quality Assurance, University of Phayao

                     2. School of Medical Sciences and School of Pharmaceutical Sciences,  University of Phayao
                     3. Society for Free Radical Research-Thai (SFRR-Thai)

About the Conference
            Based on the confence theme : “Trends in Research and Markets of Functional Food”, the conference will facilitate interactive, in-depth and across-culture discussion, being together experts the potentially positive effect on health beyond basic nutrition which promotes optimal health and help reduce the risk of disease. The research and development for markets of functional foods will be included.

Hotel Confirmation
            Confirmation The official hotel is the Gateway hotel which is located in the downtown of Phayao province, about 20 kilometers from University of Phayao.
            The hotel fee is 800 Bahts (or USD 25) for the superior room (two double beds), and 1,000 Bahts (or USD 30) for deluxe room (on single bed for two), including breakfast.

Call for abstract:
            IFFA 2018 invites the submission of abstracts that report the research development across the functional foods. Abstract submissions are welcomed from physicians, scientists, researchers, and trainee in functional foods. The deadline date of submission is  15 November 2017. Abstract form

Publication Preferences as full text research paper
            In addition, the full length original research article is welcome to submit for publication in the proceedings of the conference or Naresuan Phayao Journal (supplement issue). All the submission will undergo peer review process and the final decision will be considered by IFFA 2018 editorial board committee. The instruction for author is available at http://journal.up.ac.th or request to the secretariat.

www.sfrr-thai.net                                                                                                                         https://www.facebook.com/IFFA2018/  (in English and Thai)

*Notice: This international conference will be followed by  the 7th Phayao Research Conference (การประชุมวิชาการระดับชาติ พะเยาวิจัย ครั้งที่ 7) held on 25-26 January 2018.

* Photos and  VDO: here

EVALUATION FORM: Your valuable comments are needed!

Dear all IFFA 2018 speakers and participants,


On behalf of the IFFA 2018 organizing committee, we would like to express our deepest appreciation to you all for your attending the first IFFA 2018 on Jan 22nd-24th, 2018 at University of Phayao, Thailand. We hope that you all enjoy yourself and found the conference informative and worthwhile.

In order to make our future conferences even more successful, we value and appreciate receiving your comments and suggestions giving  the online evaluation. Your feedback is important to us and the next conference organization. Please click here to complete the evaluation.

Thank you once again. We greatly appreciate the time, effort, and attention you are giving to this process.


We looking forward to receiving your valuable comments.


Best regards,


Wittaya Chaiwangyen

Secretariat of IFFA 2018

Tel. +66 93 159 0017


* Photos and  VDO: here

You  may receive the  Program  and Abstracts book  and/or  Proceedings by sending the request to the IFFA Secretariat: