Khaled Belkacemi


Age: 60

Algerian-Canadian chemist and professor of soil and agri-food engineering in the Faculty of Agriculture & Food Sciences at Laval University in Quebec City, Canada whose research focused on the use of heterogenous catalysis in food chemistry and in the conversion of biomass and food waste, who was the keynote speaker at the 66th Canadian Chemical Engineering Conference in Quebec City in October 2016.

Cause of Death: Shot to death during a racist mass shooting

Born: January 18, 1957

Died: January 29, 2017

Quebec City, Canada