4th Biennial Savoury Snack Summit 2012

Speaker Programme

09:10 – 09:30

Welcome speech by Jens Therkel Jensen, Deputy Head of Nutrition Division, Danish Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Fisheries

09:30 – 11:00

Food Information to Consumers - will the new regulation help consumers make better informed choices?

Christophe Didion, Policy Officer - Nutrition, Food Composition & Information, DG SANCO


Dr Josephine Wills, Director General, European Food Information Council


Dr Natalia Douek, Regulatory Affairs Director, PepsiCo Europe


Chiara Tomalino, Food Policy Adviser, Eurocoop

11:30 – 13:00

Promotion of Foods to Children - what has been achieved and will our ambitions take us far enough and fast enough?

Despina Spanou, Principal Advisor DG SANCO; and Chair, EU Platform for Action on Diet, Physical Activity and Health and the High Level Group on Nutrition and Physical Activity


Anna Maria Corazza Bildt, Member of European Parliament (European People's Party, Sweden), Member of the Committee on the Internal Market and Consumer Protection


Will Gilroy, Director of Communications, World Federation of Advertisers

14:00 – 15:30

Food Safety - protecting consumers through proportionate risk based decision making

Sirkku Heinimaa, Legislative Officer, DG SANCO


Dr Wim Verbeke, Professor - Agro-Food Marketing & Consumer Behaviour, Ghent University


Adrian Moss, Managing Director, Focus Business Communications Ltd


Summit Media Partner

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