Conference reports

  • 3rd FrieslandCampina Institute Asia symposium: Gut & Growth – Optimising the 2 Gs
    3rd FrieslandCampina Institute Asia symposium: Gut & Growth – Optimising the 2 Gs
    • Cebu, Philippines

    On 13-15 July 2018 the 3rd FrieslandCampina Institute Asia symposium was held in Cebu (The Philippines). This symposium convened paediatricians from Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines and Singapore in a highly engaging programme discussing the role of nutrition in optimising gut health and growth in young children.

  • Ensuring healthy nutrients in sustainable food requires insight
    Ensuring healthy nutrients in sustainable food requires insight
    • Report from conference on sustainable food | Utrecht, The Netherlands

    The world's population is growing rapidly, but our natural resources are finite. So we have to be more careful with them. But what should we do? Simply eat fewer animal and more vegetable products? Well, it would seem that it's a bit more complicated than that and this became clear at FrieslandCampina Institutes's conference on sustainable food held in Utrecht (the Netherlands) on 19 June 2018.

  • Maternal Nutrition and Digestive Issues in Paediatric Age Group
    Maternal Nutrition and Digestive Issues in Paediatric Age Group
    • Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

    On 10th and 11th March 2018 the FrieslandCampina Institute organised a scientific meeting in collaboration with the Obstetrical and Gynaecological Society of Malaysia (OGSM) in Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia). Various scientific experts shared scientific insights in the field of maternal nutrition and digestive issues in the paediatric age.

  • The power of nutrition in sports
    The power of nutrition in sports
    • Arnhem, The Netherlands

    Sport and nutrition is a golden combination! Getting the right balance results in more strength, greater endurance, better recovery and improved sporting performance. This is relevant for both top athletes and (enthusiastic) recreational athletes. On Friday 13 October 2017, over 850 sports and nutrition professionals attended the 2nd Conference on “Sports & Nutrition” organised by the FrieslandCampina Institute in the Netherlands.

  • Sports nutrition in practice: what are the scientific insights?
    Sports nutrition in practice: what are the scientific insights?
    • Rotterdam, The Netherlands

    Nutrition and sports performance: what are the latest scientific insights and nutrition strategies which can make a difference to dietetic practice? On 29 and 30 September 2017 the annual conference of the European Federation of the Association of Dietitians took place in Rotterdam (The Netherlands).