Workshop: Botanicals, Nutrients & Food Supplement Claims Europe

6th International Workshop
Botanicals, Nutrients & Food Supplement Claims Europe

Le Plaza Hotel, Brussels, Belgium
Friday, December 8, 2017

 

REGISTRATION OPEN

Companies joining previous programs: Abbott Laboratories, Amway Italia, analyze & realize, APB, Axon Lawyers, BACHI, Bayer, BDI LifeSciences, Diapharm, Dr. Bettina Dörr , DSM Nutritional Products, EAS Strategies, EU Food Law, EU Food Policy, EU Pen & Tec Consulting, Eurofins UK, Eurogenerics, Food Compliance International, Frutarom Belgium, HFMA / EHPM, Hoogenraad & Haak, Indena, Keller and Heckman, Keypharm, Maharishi Ayurveda Products Europe, NAS - Norwegian Advisory Services, Nutracon, Nutraveris, Précon Food Management, Revogan, Rousselot, Royal Herkel, Se-cure Pharmaceuticals & Cosmetics, Pragon, Teknologisk Institut, Tilman, Unigra', Universitat de Barcelona, US Mission to the EU

 

8:55 Introduction

Keynote Lecture

9:00

Regulatory Developments in Botanicals, Nutrients and Food Supplement Claims, Mr Tim Gumbel deputy Head of Unit, EC DG Health & Food Safety, Belgium

Review Lectures

9:40

REFIT - Evaluation of the Regulation on Nutrition and Health Claims, TBN, AGRA CEAS Consulting, Belgium

10:20

Coffee / Tea break & Networking

10:50

Botanicals as Traditional Herbal Medicinal Plants Used as Medicine or as Food Supplements – EFSA or EMA, Mr. Patrick Coppens, Food Supplements Europe, Belgium

11:25

Nutrient Profiles open New Opportunities for Claims in Borderline Areas, Mrs. Katia Merten-Lenz, Head of EU Food and Feed Law Team, Keller and Heckman, Belgium

12:00

Working with the Compendium of Botanicals - EFSA’s Botanical Warehouse, Mr. Joris Geelen, Partner, Food Compliance International, Belgium

12:30

Lunch & Networking

Practical Topics

13:30

Botanicals  and Health Claims in the light of the updated Novel Food Regulation, Dr. Bettina Dörr, Expert demarcation between food, drug and cosmetics, Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Munich & Upper Bavaria, Germany

14:00

Using Botanical Claims around the EU - the harmonized BELFRIT list and other Legal Initiatives, Dr. Luca Bucchini, Hylobates Consulting, Italy

14:30

CJEU Conclusions – a Possible Barrier for Trade? Tackling Market Access Barriers, Ms. Natasja Brusik, Food and Beverages, Loyens & Loeff, Belgium

15:00

Coffee / Tea break & Networking

15:30

Food Supplements, Minerals and Vitamins Market Development - Consumer Motifs and Consumption Patterns, Mr. Peter Loosen, Managing Director Brussels Office, German Federation for Food Law and Food Science, Germany

16:00

Working with Health Claims in Children Nutrition, Sports and Specialised Nutrition  Products, TBN, Specialised Nutrition Europe

16:30

Health Advertizing: Do’s and Dont’s with Focus on Social Media, Mrs. Sarah Arayess, Partner Health, Beauty & Food, Hoogenraad & Haak, the Netherlands

17:00 Wrap-up and Conclusions

 

Venue

Le Plaza Hotel

Blvd Adolphe Max 118-126 B-1000 Brussels, Belgium

Book your room at Hotel Le Plaza: workshop booking rate: 175 € (single, Breakfast included) Download the booking form (Code HEA071217)

 

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Supplement Claims Europe

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Registration includes printed handouts, PDF files, coffee and lunch breaks: EARLY BIRD RATE at 795 EUR (reduced rates for NAREDI, BACHI and HFMA members, groups, Academics and Government representatives)

Stay updated and visit http://www.supplementclaims.eu for the latest program and registration information.
Contact by e-mail on info@supplementclaims.eu

Mailing Address: Health Claims Europe VVZRL, Haverhuisstraat28, B-8870 Izegem (Belgium)

Date: 
Friday, December 8, 2017