Should we abandon our daily bread?

By Sara Stanner & Dr Elisabeth Weichselbaum, British Nutrition Foundation 

8th Nutra India Summit is “Health and Wellness through Nutraceuticals, Nutritionals and Naturals”

"The nutraceutical market in India is estimated to grow to US$2,731 million in 2016 at a CAGR of 13%" Biospectrum Asia Edition, 16 March 2012.

Witnessing the rapid transformation of India and its neighbouring countries into Health and Wellness Conscious Consumer base; has resulted in increased demand of Nutraceuticals, Nutritionals & Naturals Finished Products Category across Asian Subcontinent.

Event Dates: 
Wednesday, 13 March, 2013 - 08:00 to Saturday, 16 March, 2013 - 17:00
World Trade Centre, Mumbai, India

Fruit and vegetables: measuring intake and encouraging increased consumption.

Dr. Jayne Woodside
Nutrition and Metabolism Group Centre for Public Health, Institute of Clinical Science, Queen’s University Belfast.

Event Dates: 
Friday, 1 February, 2013 - 13:00
School of Life Sciences, University of Westminster, London, UK

11th China Nutrition Science Congress and 2013 International Nutrition Science and DRIs Summit (CNSC2013)

Evolution of DRIs: Nutrition Science and Practice Based on Evidence
The purpose of this conference is to exchange the research experience on DRIs and push the development of nutrition science. Over the past decade, many academic organizations from various countries have produced a lot of new achievements in the research and amendment of DRIs.

This conference provides a platform to exchange the most recent advances in nutritional science and the latest information on nutrients, such as:

Event Dates: 
Wednesday, 15 May, 2013 - 08:00 to Friday, 17 May, 2013 - 17:00
The fist World Hotel, Hangzhou, Zhejiang, China

NutraIngredients Probiotech & Microbiota 2013

This event is set to unite R&D specialists, product manufacturers, marketers, academia and regulatory bodies, making it a comprehensive business-facing, research-driven conference in the pre- and probiotic arena.

There will be ample time set aside for networking and the programme also features case studies, the latest research findings and analysis of emerging trend.

For further information, to view the programme and to register please visit the Conference website

Event Dates: 
Tuesday, 5 February, 2013 - 08:30 to Wednesday, 6 February, 2013 - 15:30
Hotel Metropole, Brussels, Belgium

Zinc on a plate

By Professor John H. Beattie
Head of Micronutrients Group, Rowett institute of Nutrition and Health, University of Aberdeen, UK

The importance of zinc

2nd Advanced Seminar European Nutrition Leadership Platform

ENLP Advanced is a highly practical Leadership Skills Programme specially designed for senior managers in the nutrition, food and health sectors who would like to further their career by developing or refreshing their commercial and leadership skills.

It has been designed for us by Greenbank, a leading international leadership consultancy and is run just once a year, in Luxembourg. Numbers are strictly limited to ensure a high degree of 1-1 coaching and development.

Participants develop:

Event Dates: 
Sunday, 21 April, 2013 - 08:00 to Thursday, 25 April, 2013 - 17:00
Alvisse Parc Hotel, Luxembourg

International Scientific Conference of Society for Microbial Ecology and Disease – SOMED2013

The mission of SOMED2013CONGRESS is to present scientific achievements and research advances in the field of microbial ecology and its relation to diseases. SOMED2013CONGRESS provides a comprehensive scientific forum to all stakeholders of microbial ecology in health and disease.

Event Dates: 
Tuesday, 24 September, 2013 - 08:00 to Thursday, 26 September, 2013 - 17:00
Doubletree by Hilton Hotel, Kosice, Slovakia

2nd International Conference on Nutrition and Growth

The 2nd International Conference on Nutrition and Growth will provide a unique platform for discussing the interplay between nutrition and growth in children. The conference will attract a community of nutritionists, neonatologists, pediatricians and other experts in child development who share a passion for exchanging ideas and analysis in the field of pediatric nutrition.

For further information, to submit an abstract and to register for this event please visit the Conference website.

Event Dates: 
Thursday, 30 January, 2014 - 10:00 to Saturday, 1 February, 2014 - 15:00
Centre Convencions Internacional Barcelona (CCIB), Barcelona, Spain

Nutrition & Food Environments of Older Adults

The New Dynamics of Ageing Programme (NDA) is an eight-year multidisciplinary research aiming to improve older people's quality of life. In this afternoon workshop four NDA projects are disseminating their latest research findings addressing nutrition issues at home, in hospital and care home.

They will be showing a hospital food management system to prevent malnutrition in patients and touchscreen system to collect information on dietary intake. There will be also presentations, debate, Q&A session, poster/image exhibition.

Event Dates: 
Monday, 12 November, 2012 - 13:00 to 17:15
76 Portland Place, London, UK


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