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The 8th Annual Sweetpotato for Profit and Health Meeting

September 24, 2017 - September 29, 2017

The 8th Annual Sweetpotato for Profit and Health Initiative (SPHI) Meeting will be held from 24th through 27th September 2017 at the Ramada Resort in Dar-es-Salaam, Tanzania, followed by a field trip to the Morogoro area 27-29th September.  The theme of this year’s meeting is Building Resilient Food Systems with Sweetpotato.

Read more on the meeting here

Previous annual SPHI meetings have attracted competitive contests for participants. This year was no different with a variety of contests that attract lucrative:

  1. Scientific Excellence and Innovation in Sweetpotato Award – Best Sweetpotato Scientific Paper – 2017 edition. More here
  2. The SPHI Photo Contest 2017. More here
  3. The what’s in a name contest. More here
  4. The  Excellence and Innovation in Sweetpotato: Communication for Change Award. More here

For more information, contact Tassy Kariuki (


September 24, 2017
September 29, 2017
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Ramada Resort
Dar-es-Salaam, Tanzania, United Republic Of + Google Map
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