NAV op locatie: DSM


All interested nutrition scientists and nutrition students were invited to take part in this NAV on location at DSM in Delft (route). Participation is free, registration however is mandatory.

It was nice to meet you on May 16th!



May 16th DSM organised NAV on location in Delft:

The Future is Green: The Protein Transition

DSM Food Specialties
Rosalind Franklin Biotechnology Centre, RFBC auditorium
Alexander Fleminglaan 1
2611 AX, Delft

The Netherlands intends to become an “undisputed world leader in healthy and sustainable food in five to ten years’ time”: a shift from animal to alternative proteins is inevitable to a create a sustainable food system.



13:30h Welcome with tea and coffee in the RFBC auditorium
14:00h Introduction NAV, Peter Joris, treasurer
Introduction Biotech Campus Delft, Dr Cindy Gerhardt, BD Director
Introduction DSM, Dr Peter van Dael, SVP Nutrition Science Advocacy
14:20h Combining low climate impact with high nutritional quality.
Corné van Dooren, Voedingscentrum
14:35h Sustainable protein sources and adequate nutrition for European consumers
Pieter van ‘t Veer, Wageningen University & Research (WUR)
14:50h Sustainable proteins for muscle maintenance:
Luc van Loon, Department of Human Biology, Maastricht University
15:05h Coffee break
16:00h Sustainable proteins: market demand and development
Joyce Rasquin, DSM
16:15h Panel discussion (with presenters): What are the barriers and what is needed to accelerate the transition; consumers, policy, industry, entrepreneurs, and academics
16:45h Conclusions
17:00h Drinks & snacks


The NAV is the leading platform for nutrition scientists in the Netherlands. In addition to interesting discussions, this afternoon will give you the opportunity to get to know the NAV as well as DSM and to network with other nutrition scientists. The language on May 16th will be English.

Date: 16-05-2019 - 16-05-2019
Time: 13:30 - 18:00
Location: Rosalind Franklin Biotechnology Centre, RFBC auditorium
Address: Alexander Fleminglaan 1
City: Delft
Country: Netherlands
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