The FENS Board has begun preparations for the 14th European Nutrition Conference to be held in Belgrade in 2023.   The theme of the conference is “Food, Nutrition and Health: Translating science into practice”.  The format of the programme will broadly follow that of the previous conferences in Berlin and Dublin, but with an increased number of sessions… Read more »



The Daniel and Nina Carasso Foundation is offering a 2-year fellowship grant for early career researchers committed to sustainable foods systems and diets. The grant will support a postdoctoral researcher to carry out a project at a university or research centre in Spain. Nominations for the fellowship are open until 5 March 2021. For more… Read more »


The 22nd IUNS-ICN was scheduled to be held from September 14-19, 2021 in Tokyo, Japan. In view of the worldwide spread of the COVID-19 pandemic, the organisers of ICN have been carefully monitoring its impact.  Due to its developing situation and difficulties in travelling abroad, after much thought and deliberation, the Organizing Committee of 22nd IUNS-ICN has decided… Read more »


Ten years after the recognition of the UNESCO’s intangible heritage, the Italian Society of Human Nutrition (SINU) and Federation of the European Societies of Nutrition (FENS) brings you a one-day virtual international conference on “Emerging Topics on Mediterranean Diet on 16th November 2020. This Virtual Conference Programme consists of top-level experts from around Europe speaking… Read more »


IMDEA Food institute, with the International Union of Nutrition Sciences (IUNS) and within the framework of the #AnnualFoodAgenda EIT Food project is pleased to invite you to the webinar “Can we ensure healthy and sustainable nutrition?” aligned with the FAO’s 75th-anniversary activities. This webinar aims to offer potential answers to the future challenge of providing a healthy and… Read more »


Life has changed in the lapse of a few months and the COVID-19 pandemic is negatively affecting nutrition across the world. The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) provides the latest newsletter highlighting nutrition activities in the first half of 2020  with a special focus on the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.   Click here for the newsletter including their other activities,… Read more »


The 6th edition of the International Conference on Foodomics will be held from 14 October 2020 to 16 October 2020 in Cesena (Italy). The deadline for abstract submission for oral presentations is 31st August 2020, whereas the deadline for abstracts submission for poster presentation is 1st September 2020.  For more information, please go to http://foodomics.org/


The University of Munich (LMU) offers the open access (cost-free) e-learning platform Early Nutrition e-Academy (ENeA), which currently also offers freely available CME Certificates of Completion for all our modules. The ENeA modules provide European and German CME points (transferable into US CME points and those in many other countries). It offers comprehensive scientific evidence based knowledge… Read more »