91 st Nestlé Nutrition Institute Workshop
Nurturing a Healthy Generation of Children: Research Gaps & Opportunities

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19 - 21 March 2018

The 91st Nestlé Nutrition Institute
Workshop objectives are:

  • To explore early eating behaviour and taste development
  • To understand what children eat
  • To revisit the importance of breakfast for children’s health and development

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*Note: The Workshop takes place in Manila, Philippines.
Timings below are GMT+8.

Monday, March 19, 2018


09:00 – 9:15 Opening Natalia Wagemans
Session I Early Eating Behavior and Taste Development Influence of Early Nutrition, Eating Behavior and Potential Health Outcome Chair: Sophie Nicklaus Co-Chair: Grace Battard
09:15 – 10:15 Early development of taste preference and consequences of early taste exposure on later development Sophie Nicklaus
10:15 – 11:15 Early Development of Food Preferences in Relation to Early Sensory Development and Early Flavor Exposure Andrea Maier
11:15 – 11:45 Coffee Break & Group Picture
11:45 – 12:45 Effect of Parental Feeding on Child’s Eating Behavior Kimerbley Mallan
12:45 – 14:00 Lunch
14:00 – 15:00 Parents’ Feeding Practices and Associations with Children’s Food Acceptance and Picky Eating Lisa Fries
15:00 – 15:30 Closing Session Sophie Nicklaus
15:30 – 16:00 Coffee Break

Tuesday, March 20, 2018


Session II What Children Eat? Chair: Christiani Jeya Henry, Co-Chair: Celeste Tanchoco
08:30 – 09:00 What Children Eat? Christiani Jeya Henry
09:30 – 10:30 Eating Behavior & Energy Intake Ciarán Forde
10:30 – 11:00 Coffee Break
11:00 – 12:00 FITS/KNHS Overview Followed by Case Studies Alison Eldridge
12:00 – 12:30 China Case Study Dantong Wang
12:30 – 13:00 Mexico Case Study Salvador Villalpando
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch
14:00 – 14:30 USA Case study Regan Bailey
14:30 – 15:00 Philippines Case Study Imelda Agdeppa
15:00 – 15:30 Panel Discussion on Case Studies All
15:30 – 16:00 Coffee Break
16:00 – 17:00 Food & Nutrition in Malaysia Children Norimah Karim
17:00 – 17:30 Closing of the Session Christiani Jeya Henry

Wednesday, March 21, 2018


Session III Revisiting the Importance of Breakfast for Children’s Health and Development Chair: Theresa Nicklas, Co-Chair: Fil Gatcheco
08:30 – 08:40 Introduction Theresa Nicklas
08:40 – 09:40 Breakfast- Shaping Guidelines from Food and Nutrient Patterns Mike Gibney
09:40 – 10:40 The Importance of Dietary Protein at Breakfast in Childhood Leonidas Karagounis
10:40 – 11:10 Coffee Break
11:10 – 12:10 Breakfast Skipping and Weight, Breakfast Patterns and Breakfast and Cognition Theresa Nicklas
12:10 – 13:10 Breakfast, Glycaemic Index and Cognitive Function in School Children: Evidence, Methods and Mechanisms Sandra Sünram-Lea
13:10 – 13:30 Conclusions: Revisiting the Gaps and Opportunities in the Area of Breakfast Theresa Nicklas
13:30 – 14:00 Closing of the Workshop
14:00 Lunch / Departure