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Seminar Everything about Tea (Online Seminar)

March 4 @ 8:00 am - 12:30 pm

The zoom link and the seminar documents had been sent to the registered participants via email

Seminar Everything about Tea

Thursday 4th March, 2021 Delivered online



8.30 am – 8.45 am

Arrival of Participants

8:45 am – 9:00 am

Welcome Address & Introduction of Presenters

Moderator: Dr. Udaya K. Jayasundara 

(Senior Lecturer in Chemistry, CCS, Rajagiriya) 

9:00 am – 9:40 am

Tea Chemistry and Biochemistry

Prof. Nimal Punyasiri            

(Professor and Chair of Biochemistry, Institute of Biochemistry, 

Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, University of Colombo)


9:40 am – 10:20 am

Tea Manufacture

Mr. Gerad Galahitiyawa

Former Senior Scientist, Tea Technology Division,

Tea Research Institute of Sri Lanka   

10:20 am – 11:00 pm

Health Promoting Effects of Tea

Dr.Tissa Amarakoon 

(SeniorLecturer, Department of Chemistry,University of Kelaniya)


11:00 pm – 11:40 pm

Value added Products from Tea

 Dr.Ranjith Perera

(Senior Lecturer, Department of Export Agriculture, University of Uwa Wellasa)

11:40 pm – 12:20 pm

Tea Tasting and Some Marketing Aspects of Tea 

Mr. Niraj De Mel, 

Deputy Chairman Tea Brokers PLC, Former Chairman, 

Sri LankaTea Board, Former Manging Director, VanRess Ceylon Ltd


12:20 pm – 12:30 pm

Concluding Remarks

Moderator: Dr. Udaya K. Jayasundara (Senior Lecturer in Chemistry, CCS, Rajagiriya) 


Registration Payment Fee:


Registration IChemC Members Non Members
Early Bird (till 15th of February) Rs.1500 Rs. 2000

(after 15th of February)

Rs. 2000 Rs. 2500

For International Participants   $ 20


Payments can be made to any branch of Bank of Ceylon Acc. No 3271080 (Branch – Rajagiriya). 

For Registration please complete the following Google form   https://forms.gle/UosuhZtaXqkE5KVv7

For further details, please contact at seminar.tea2021@gmail.com 



All participants will receive a folder and electronic certificates

The zoom link and the seminar documents had been sent to the registered participants via email


March 4
8:00 am - 12:30 pm
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