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08:30  Registration and refreshments

10:15  Welcome 

Symposium one: The global impact of urbanization

10:30  Health challenges of urban living
Professor Martin Wiseman, World Cancer Research Fund, London, UK and University of Southampton​

11:00  Cultural and ethnic diversity in metropolitan areas and its impact on food choice and nutrition
Professor Seeromaine Harding, Kings College London

11:30 The challenge of a food supply chain to safely feed an urban population with healthy food
Speaker to be confirmed

12:00  Panel discussion: The global impact of urbanisation

12:15  Medal lecture

12.45  Lunch

13:45  Evidence from nutritional epidemiology in framing dietary guidelines
Professor Daan Kromhout, Wageningen University, The Netherlands

14:30  Theme highlight presentation one
Speaker to be confirmed

14:55  Original Communications session one

15.55  Refreshments

16.25  Original Communications session two 

18:00  Drinks reception