New Protein & Plant-Based Foods Innovations 17th Edition
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The course “Plant-Based Proteins & Foods” is designed to give participants a theoretical and practical overview of plant-based proteins currently available for food applications, and to provide hands-on information about their properties and functionalities.
The entry-level of delegates for this course is a BSc or MSc in the following areas of expertise: food, feed, chemistry, biology, nutrition, science, microbiology, health, etc. Managers with food-industry experience may also participate.
This course is designed for all who are active in the food industry and who want to learn more about the properties, functionalities, and applications of a broad range of plant-based proteins, and who want to obtain practical know-how and know-why. For instance, managers involved in:
- Application development
- Product development
- New business development
- Research & development
- Technical service
The course is relevant to the following food industries:
And for managers working for:
- Food-ingredient and food-protein manufacturers, suppliers, and distributors
- Enzyme manufacturers
- Food manufacturers
Hands-on workshops by industry specialists
Industry specialists train delegates about the properties, functionalities, and applications of proteins. All delegates are divided into smaller groups and these groups get a 30-minute introduction, followed by the chance to see, touch, feel, smell and taste each protein source, and to try finished foods made with the proteins. Each part of the program is reviewed with the industry expert and the other group members. This practical session assists in understanding the reasons for use and points of difference of each protein.
> Evening: Welcome Reception
> Morning: Protein Properties, Functionalities & Applications
> Afternoon: Plant-Based Protein Properties, Functionalities & Applications
> Evening: Course Dinner
> Morning Workshop: Plant-Based Proteins
> Afternoon: Plant-Based Foods Ingredient Innovations (colours, flavours, binders, hydrocolloids, stabilizers, shelf-life)
> Morning Workshop: Plant-Based Food Innovations (meat-free, dairy-free, fish-free, egg-free, beverages, ready meals, etc)
Program format, the overview of all major proteins, kept the focus on proteins categories and not on the companies of speakers (General Mills)
Great to have global information about protein denaturation (Dannon)
The collective power of all presentations (Unilever)
Good timing and time management of organisation (Kerry Ingredients)
Interesting to have all suppliers in one room (Nestlé)
I have a difficult time being overly critical, since this course is so unique (Pepsico)
Good quality of speakers and delegates (Volac)
News and Insights
We are honored to introduce Denis Chéreau, CEO of IMPROVE, as a member of the advisory board for the Bridge2Food Plant-Based Foods & Proteins Ecosystem. We spoke…
We are honored to introduce Dr. Christophe Schmitt, group leader proteins with Nestlé Research Center, as a member of the advisory board for the Bridge2Food Plant-Based Foods &…
We are honored to introduce Adam Janczuk, vice-president of global R&D-Nourish with International Flavours & Fragrances, as a member of the advisory board for the…