Food Matters Live

ExCeL London, Gallery Room 6 - London, UK
November 19, 2019 to November 20, 2019

Food Matters Live is a global community where food, health and innovation meet.

Connecting like-minded people working in food, drink and nutrition across a series of events and an ever expanding global digital audience. The unique events provide a platform to share game-changing ideas, innovations and insights. A dedicated digital platform presents the latest news, views and insights from the industry.

The ambition is to change the future of food and drink, and the health of the planet for the better. Register here.

Session title: Opportunities for gut health in dairy and beyond

Session description: Consumers have become increasingly knowledgeable about the gut microbiome and how it impacts their health and inner wellbeing. They are seeking greater functionality from food and beverages. How can manufacturers meet these demands now and beyond? What are the future challenges? Expert speakers will explore personalised dietary approaches, the increase in fermented products, opportunities for more convenient solutions and how these will shape the digestive health sector.

Session date: Tuesday, 19 November, 14.00 – 14.20

Speaker name: Katharina Bagul, Industry Manager Food and Nutrition

Session title: Sustainability 360: a holistic approach to sustainable packaging

Session description: With increasing legislation such as higher recycling targets and material bans coming into place, businesses need to pioneer the use of suitable packaging alternatives. This presentation combines Euromonitor data on packaging trends and sustainable packaging claims, along with data on consumers’ green preferences (lifestyles survey), environmental pressures and waste infrastructure to offer a 360-sustainability solution to help the packaging sector to take more strategic decisions and leadership on the sustainability space.

Session dates: Wednesday, 20 November 11.30 – 11.50

Speaker name(s) and title(s): Maria Coronado Robles, Senior Consultant Natural Resources