10th Annual Nestlé International Nutrition Symposium

Nestlé International Nutrition Symposium

The 10th Annual Nestlé International Nutrition Symposium on "Nutrition Obesity and Society" took place in Lausanne, Switzerland on 24-25 October.

This symposium brough together prominent, high-profile experts, physicians and key opinion leaders to discuss the causes and consequences of obesity in the modern world. The event will include a panel discussion on "Why do people become obese?"


  • Obesity, Society and Economics
  • Fundamental biology
  • Paediatric obesity
  • Obesity treatment
  • Panel debate: "Why do people become obese?"
  • Keynote lecture by Sir Peter Gluckman: "The interaction between evolution, development and the obesogenic environment: individual and societal implications"

Download the official programme (pdf, 126 Kb)

Watch the sessions via on-demand webcast

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