Congress Programme


SAVE FOOD Congress
4 May 2017, Düsseldorf

Programme Summary, Status: 13th April 2017

Dr. Melinda Crane Journalist, TV-Host

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09:00 am

Registration

Opening: Feeding the Planet by Saving Resources

10:15 am

10:15 am

Welcoming adress

Werner M. Dornscheidt, President and CEO of Messe Düsseldorf GmbH

10:20 am

 

Create Knowledge and Promote Projects – Nutrition in the 21st Century

Kostas G. Stamoulis, Assistant General Manager of the Economic and Social Development Department, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations

10:40 am

SAVE FOOD Memorandum of Understanding – FAO and Messe Düsseldorf

Werner M. Dornscheidt, President and CEO of Messe Düsseldorf GmbH
Kostas G. Stamoulis, Assistant General Manager of the Economic and Social Development Department, Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations

10:45 am

Evaluating foodstuffs – “Too good for the bin” - a successful German campaign

Dr. Klaus Heider, Department Manager “Nutrition policy, Product safety, Innovation” in the Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture

11:00 am

Rescuing food as part of the Circular Economy: towards a sustainable EU food policy

11:25 am

Welcome and introduction

Friedbert Klefenz, President of interpack 2017

11:30 am

Opportunities in the Food Processing Sector in India

Gargi Kaul, Joint Secretary and Financial Advisor, Ministry of Food Processing Industries, India

Local Requirements – Global Challenges

11:50 am

Fighting food loss – case studies from India

Robert van Otterdijk, Agro-Industry Officer, Nutrition and Food Systems Division (ESN), Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations

12:10 pm

The SAVE FOOD mango project – Developments and successes in Kenya

Marc Zander, Managing Partner / CEO of africon GmbH
Tei Mukunya, CEO of Azuri Health Ltd., Kenya

12:30 pm

The role of innovative packaging concepts in avoiding food waste along the supply chain and in the consumer domain

12:45 pm

Lunch break

Beyond the Horizons: SAVE FOOD and ...

13:30 pm

...Climate impact

Dr. Prajal Pradhan, Researcher, Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK)

13:45 pm

...Questions concerning the future

Vinita Bali, Chair of the Board, Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (GAIN)

14:00 pm

...Industry / Value Chain

Dr. Gerald Rebitzer, Sustainability Director, Amcor Flexibles Europe, Middle East & America

14:15 pm

... Design: The SAVE FOOD Packaging Award

 

Dr. Johannes Bergmair, Vice President Sustainability & Food Safety, World Packaging Organisaton

“SAVE FOOD SCHOOL AWARD”

14:25 pm

Welcoming address

Burkhard Hintzsche, City Director of Düsseldorf

14:35 pm

Presentation of the Award Winner and Award Presentation

Werner M. Dornscheidt, President and CEO of Messe Düsseldorf GmbH,
Burkhard Hintzsche, Town Clerk of the City of Düsseldorf

14:50 pm

Do Good – Save Food! FAO’s education material to raise awareness & reduce food waste at home and in schools

Julia Heyl, Nutrition and Food Systems Division (ESN), Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations

Marion Rana, FAO Educational Expert and Publisher of the Journal Interjuli

SAVE FOOD – Hands-on

15:00 pm

Tomato Jos – Supporting local farmers in Nigeria

15:15 pm

YourLocal – an app against food waste

15:30 pm

Foodsharing e.V. – Germany’s food savers

Valentin Thurn, documentary filmmaker and board member of Foodsharing e.V.
Sabrina Hosono, Foodsharing Düsseldorf

15:45 pm

SAVE FOOD and Packaging Research

Dr. Hélen Williams, Senior Lecturer in Environment and Energy systems, Karlstad University

Together against food waste

16:00 pm

Final Discussion with Representatives from Politics, Businesss and Civil Society

Arash Derambarsh City Councillor of Courbevoie, France
Hélène Lanctuit, Senior specialist Sustainability and Novel Packaging, Nestlé Research Center
Selina Juul, Founder of the “Stop Wasting Food” Movement Denmark
James Lomax, Sustainable Food Systems and Agriculture Programme Officer, UN Environment's Economy Division
Thomas Pocher, Entrepreur, E.Leclerc

17:00 pm

End of Congress