Upcoming Conferences

Primary tabs

Secondary tabs

The programme is displayed in GMT time zone. 

09:30 Opening Ceremony 

09:40 Plenary Lecture One
          What do we mean by sustainable urban food systems?
          Dr Nicolas Bricas 

10:20 Break in Programme 

          Symposium One 
          Better understanding urban nutrition and health problems and understanding their cause 
10:30 Non-Communicable diseases and the urban environment: A focus on Ghanaian populations
          Dr Hibbah Osei-Kwasi
11:00 Urban poverty and the urbanisation of food insecurity and malnutrition
         Dr Cecilia Tacoli 
11:30 Understanding the challenges and opportunities for increased access to fruit and vegetables
          Dr Jill Edmondson 

12:00 Break in Programme 

          Symposium Two 
          Urban food policy experiences 
15:45 Alternative food systems for urban food security 
           Dr Christian Reynolds
16:15 Synergistic action of health professionals and urban planners to promote physical activity
          Dr Hélène Charreire
16:45 Community gardens: a tool for improving lifestyles sustainability?
          Dr Marion Tharrey

17:15 Break in Programme 

          Plenary Lecture Two 
17:30 Can we change consumer behaviours? The installation theory 
          Professor Saadi Lahlou 

18:10 Close of Day