Free NutraIngredients and FoodNavigator online event - June 3, 14:00 Paris time

Big debates, big issues: Is the food industry winning the war against weight?

By Shane STARLING contact

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Too much? Or is the food industry not doing enough?
Too much? Or is the food industry not doing enough?

Related tags: Weight management, Nutrition

As the ‘globesity’ health footprint grows and power weight management brands struggle to stay relevant in an age where smartphone apps deliver personalised solutions, join us next week for a free online event, where key issues will be debated.

Is the food industry winning the war against weight and its associated health problems? Are other stakeholders like governments doing enough? Can the battle be won? Are the right players being engaged?

Sector heavy hitters will share their views on June 3 at Obesity & Weight Management​ presented by FoodNavigator and NutraIngredients and sponsored by Roquette, DuPont, Sensus, Tereos and Cambridge Commodities Ltd.

Issues on the menu include:

  • Portion control
  • Latest science
  • The evolving weight management market
  • Ingredients that can make a difference
  • Reformulation
  • Industry initiatives
  • Food marketing
  • The role of governments and other non-industry bodies
  • Innovation
  • Media culpability
  • Satiety
  • The rise of sports nutrition

Beginning at 14:00 Paris time on Wednesday June 3, join speakers such as:

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    Amandine Garde, ​professor of law at the University of Liverpool

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    Sebastian Emig, ​director general​European Snacks Association

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Julian Mellentin, ​director​New Nutrition Business

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Ewa Hudson,​ global head of health & wellness research, Euromonitor International

To register for free click here​.

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