Sponsors & Partners

Is your company interested in attending this conference? Then contact our secretariat for more information.

Platinum Sponsor

Danone Water

Danone is a leading global food company built on four business lines: Essential Dairy and Plant-Based Products, Early Life Nutrition, Waters and Advanced Medical Nutrition. Research & Innovation is at the very heart of Danone’s mission: “bringing health through food to as many people as possible”.

Danone Nutricia Research combines the research and innovation of Danone, through 1500 researchers and developers all around the world, gathered in 6 research centers and 55 R&I branches. Danone Nutricia Research delivers safe, healthy and enjoyable food products firmly rooted in scientific and technological knowledge and understanding of the consumers.


Golden Sponsor

International Sweeteners Association

The International Sweeteners Association (ISA) AISBL is an international non-profit organisation with scientific aims representing suppliers and users of low calorie sweeteners. The ISA informs and educates on the most up-to-date nutritional and scientific information in relation to the role and benefits of low calorie sweeteners.



Bayer is a global enterprise with a more than 150-year history and core competencies in the Life Science fields of health care and agriculture. With our innovative products, we are contributing to finding solutions to some of the major challenges of our time. We are committed to operating sustainably and addressing our social and ethical responsibilities, as well as improving people’s lives. All this goes to make up our purpose: Science for a better life.



Alpro is the European pioneer of plant-based food for nearly 40 years, creating a broad choice of delicious plant-based drinks, alternatives to yoghurt and cream, desserts, margarines and ice cream, made from either non-GM soya, almonds, hazelnuts, cashew, rice, oats or coconut. Alpro products are known under the brands Alpro® and Provamel®.


Alpro Foundation 

Alpro Foundation is a non-profit independent organisation promoting scientific research in the field of plant-based nutrition. At Alpro Foundation we are passionate about supporting and promoting scientific knowledge and research in the areas of plant-based nutrition, its impact on human health and the sustainability of the planet.


National Dairy Council

National Dairy Council (NDC) is a non-profit organization founded by America’s dairy farmers. Our diverse team of scientists, registered dietitian nutritionists and communications professionals help bring to life the dairy community’s shared vision of a healthy, happy, sustainable world – with science as our foundation.  


Cereal Partners Worldwide

Cereal Partners Worldwide (CPW) is a leading global breakfast cereal company and the maker of Nestlé Breakfast Cereals, including favourites such as NESQUIK®, FITNESS®, CHEERIOS® and CHOCAPIC. With more than 50 brands to suit all ages and lifestyles globally, CPW strives to make breakfast better with nutritious, tasty and convenient food that helps people start their day in the best possible way.

Established in 1990, CPW is a long-standing partnership between Nestlé and General Mills, bringing together the world-class capabilities of both companies. Headquartered in Switzerland, CPW has a strong global network with 4,600 employees, 17 factories, four R&D centers and sales teams in more than 130 markets.



Nestlé, with headquarters in Vevey, Switzerland, was founded in 1866 by Henri Nestlé and is today the world’s leading nutrition, health and wellness company. The Nestlé brand portfolio covers practically all food and beverage categories: milk and dairy products, nutrition (infant, healthcare, performance and weight management), ice cream, breakfast cereals, coffee and beverages, culinary products (cooking aids, sauces etc.), chocolate and confectionery, petcare, bottled water.

Nestlé’s purpose is enhancing quality of life and contributing to a healthier future. We want to help shape a better and healthier world. We also want to inspire people to live healthier lives. This is how we contribute to society while ensuring the long-term success of our company.


Silver Sponsors

FrieslandCampina Institute

FrieslandCampina Institute provides nutrition and health professionals scientific information, accredited education programs, round table debates on scientific topics and practical tools on a wide variety of nutrition and health topics, ranging from general health in all stages of life to the nutritional composition of milk and dairy products. FrieslandCampina Institute actively engages with governments, NGOs, institutes, scientists and nutrition & health professionals all over the world.


Bronze Sponsors


At Kellogg Company, we strive to make foods people love. This includes our beloved brands – Special K®, Pringles®, Kellogg’s Frosties®, All-Bran®, Kellogg’s Corn Flakes®, Rice Krispies®, Coco Pops® and more – that nourish families so they can flourish and thrive. We’re a company with a heart and soul, committing to help create 3 billion Better Days by 2025 through our Breakfasts for Better Days global purpose platform.

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The Taste Tower 

In 2018 the The Taste Tower was launched: an award-winning educational game that encourages children to taste in positive way. The Taste Tower is based on scientific nutritional strategies. It is an effective and practical tool, attractive for (grand)parents, dieticians, social workers, counselors and educators of young children. The TasteTower is available in English, French and Dutch and targets children between 2,5 to 7 years.


ENLP – European Nutrition Leadership Platform

Training, inspiring and connecting food and nutrition leaders in Europe

The ENLP is a dynamic network of food and nutrition professionals that makes a difference through improving non-scientific, transferrable skills such as communication, influencing and leadership.

Two training courses held annually give access to the network:

  • ENLP Essentials Seminarfor early-career professionals <35 years. A 1-week programme on understanding leadership, communication and team building.
  • ENLP Advanced Seminarfor mid-career/senior professionals >35 years. A 3-day programme on effective leadership, emotional intelligence and strategic influence.

Former participants keep the network engaged through active networking and organising training days and scientific sessions.