An ideal opportunity to initiate promising contacts in pre-arranged meetings. Between 9:00 and
9:50 you can manage up to 5 speed dates of 10 min as part of the early bird programme.
Dr. John Bell, director Bioeconomy of the EC, opens the 4th international JPI
Prof. Dr. Wolgang Ahrens, will present the new JPI HDHL Joint Action: Policy
Evaluation Network (PEN), as coordinator of this network.
Dr. Lucyna Wozniak, will explain the recommendations of the LAB FAB APP (Lamy)
report as member of the Lamy group.
Six parallel workshops are foreseen e.g. on public-private R&I collaboration; how to improve
the impact of nutrition science; how to organize multi-stakeholder dialogues, JPI HDHL Knowledge
Hubs and a decision room session to provide input for the update of the SRA. A brief description
of the workshops can be found
here and more detailed information will follow.
During the professional led audience debate, mentions will be discussed that are all related
to the theme of the conference. The best "debater" will be chosen by a jury panel.
Young scientists from about 20 JPI HDHL countries that are involved in one of the JPI HDHL funded projects will provide a short elevator pitch. They will address the relevance of their project for the societal challenge of diet related chronic diseases.
Joint Programming Initiative
A Healthy Diet for a Healthy Life
Project coordinator: Jolien Wenink
Organisation conference: Sanne van Geel
T: +31 (0)70 3495444
1210 Brussels, Belgium
P: +32 2 220 69 05
This project has received funding from the European Union’s H2020 Research and Innovation Programme under grant agreement n.696300