2021 Conference is now being held as a virtual event.

Our keynote speakers and format remain largely the same as in the gecco hosted programme available here.

 

The full final programme for our event to be hosted virtually, is available in the attached document. Where you will also see the finalised list of abstract presentations as well.

We look forward to seeing you there.

Wednesday - Registration & Poster Set Up

Time Title
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM Wednesday 1st December: Early Registration & Poster Set Up
Room: Massey University Campus - Flax & Fern Room

Day 1 - Thursday 2nd December

Time Title
8:30 AM - 9:00 AM Registration and Refreshments (& Poster Set-Up)
Room: Massey University Campus - Flax & Fern Room
9:00 AM - 9:30 AM Welcome with Prof. Pam von Hurst (President) and Dr Bevan Erueti
Karakia & Waiata
Room: Massey University Campus - Main Lecture: 4B06
9:30 AM - 10:00 AM Session One: Te Tiriti o Waitangi and Nutrition

Speaker: Bevan Erueti - “Te Kōtuitui”: Developing meaningful connections with Māori.

Room: Massey University Campus - Main Lecture: 4B06
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM Speaker: Christina McKerchar - Food availability for Māori children: A rights based approach.
Room: Massey University Campus - Main Lecture: 4B06
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM Morning Refreshments
Sponsored by The Brothers Coldpress
Room: Massey University Campus - Flax & Fern Room
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM Session Two - RED-S and Nutrition

Speaker: Megan Ogilvie (Endocrinologist) - Energy deficiency in the athlete – what you need to know
Room: Massey University Campus - Main Lecture: 4B06
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM Speaker: Dane Baker - Energy deficiency in the athlete – what you need to know, and how a nutritionist can be part of the support team
Room: Massey University Campus - Main Lecture: 4B06
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM Lunch & Viewing Posters
Room: Massey University Campus - Flax & Fern Room
1:30 PM - 2:00 PM Session Three: Healthy Environments for Children
Speaker: Jasmin Jackson RNutr - Ka Ora Ka Ako
Room: Massey University Campus - Main Lecture: 4B06
1:30 PM - 1:45 PM Abstract 1
Room: Massey University Campus - Lecture Theatre: LT100
1:45 PM - 2:00 PM Abstract 2
Room: Massey University Campus - Lecture Theatre: LT100
2:30 PM - 2:40 PM Snacktivity - Breathing and Balance
Room: Massey University Campus - Main Lecture: 4B06
2:40 PM - 2:55 PM Session Four: Concurrent Abstracts

Speaker: Abstract 3
Room: Massey University Campus - Main Lecture: 4B06
2:40 PM - 2:55 PM Abstract 3
Room: Massey University Campus - Lecture Theatre: LT100
2:55 PM - 3:10 PM Abstract 4
Room: Massey University Campus - Main Lecture: 4B06
2:55 PM - 3:10 PM Abstract 4
Room: Massey University Campus - Lecture Theatre: LT100
3:10 PM - 3:40 PM Afternoon Refreshments & Posters
Room: Massey University Campus - Flax & Fern Room
3:40 PM - 3:55 PM Abstract 5
Room: Massey University Campus - Main Lecture: 4B06
3:40 PM - 3:55 PM Abstract 5
Room: Massey University Campus - Lecture Theatre: LT100
3:55 PM - 4:10 PM Abstract 6
Room: Massey University Campus - Main Lecture: 4B06
3:55 PM - 4:10 PM Abstract 6
Room: Massey University Campus - Lecture Theatre: LT100
4:10 PM - 4:25 PM Abstract 7
Room: Massey University Campus - Main Lecture: 4B06
4:10 PM - 4:25 PM Abstract 7
Room: Massey University Campus - Lecture Theatre: LT100
4:25 PM - 4:40 PM Abstract 8
Room: Massey University Campus - Main Lecture: 4B06
4:25 PM - 4:40 PM Abstract 8
Room: Massey University Campus - Lecture Theatre: LT100
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM NSNZ AGM
Room: Massey University Campus - Main Lecture: 4B06
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Muriel Bell Lecture - Sheila Skeaff
Room: Massey University Campus - Main Lecture: 4B06
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM Optional Social Event - Thursday Evening
Sponsored by Beef + Lamb New Zealand
Room: The Southern Cross Bar - The Guest Room and The Porch
$0.00

Day 2 - Friday 3rd December

Time Title
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Optional Breakfast Session - For Registered Nutritionists in Private Practice
Room: Massey University Campus - Flax & Fern Room
$0.00
9:00 AM - 9:10 AM Welcome - Karakia & Waiata
Room: Massey University Campus - Main Lecture: 4B06
9:10 AM - 9:40 AM Session 5: Sustainability and Food Sovereignty

Speaker: Brent Clothier - Ecocredentials: Measuring the Footprint of Food Production and supply chain of the food, and food products.
Room: Massey University Campus - Main Lecture: 4B06
9:40 AM - 10:10 AM Speaker: Dr Nick Smith - Sustainable Nutrition: Achieving sustainable nutrient adequacy globally and locally.
Room: Massey University Campus - Main Lecture: 4B06
10:10 AM - 10:40 AM Morning Refreshments & Posters
Friday morning refreshments: Sponsored by Lot Eight
Room: Massey University Campus - Flax & Fern Room
10:40 AM - 11:10 AM Speaker: Cristina Cleghorn
Room: Massey University Campus - Main Lecture: 4B06
11:10 AM - 11:20 AM Snacktivity - NZ Sign Language
Room: Massey University Campus - Main Lecture: 4B06
11:20 AM - 11:35 AM Session 6: Concurrent Sessions of Abstracts

Speaker: 4B06 Abstract 1
Room: Massey University Campus - Main Lecture: 4B06
11:20 AM - 11:35 AM Session 6: Concurrent Sessions of Abstracts

Speaker: LT100 Abstract 1
Room: Massey University Campus - Lecture Theatre: LT100
11:35 AM - 11:50 AM 4B06 Abstract 2
Room: Massey University Campus - Main Lecture: 4B06
11:35 AM - 11:50 AM Speaker: LT100 Abstract 2
Room: Massey University Campus - Lecture Theatre: LT100
11:50 AM - 12:05 PM 4B06 Abstract 3
Room: Massey University Campus - Main Lecture: 4B06
11:50 AM - 12:05 PM Speaker: LT100 Abstract 3
Room: Massey University Campus - Lecture Theatre: LT100
12:05 PM - 12:20 PM 4B06 Abstract 4
Room: Massey University Campus - Main Lecture: 4B06
12:05 PM - 12:20 PM Speaker: LT100 Abstract 4
Room: Massey University Campus - Lecture Theatre: LT100
12:20 PM - 1:15 PM Lunch & Viewing Posters
Room: Massey University Campus - Flax & Fern Room
1:15 PM - 1:30 PM Session 7: Concurrent Sessions of Abstracts

Speaker: 4B06 Abstract 5
Room: Massey University Campus - Main Lecture: 4B06
1:15 PM - 1:30 PM Session 7: Concurrent Sessions of Abstracts - in LT100

Speaker: LT100 Abstract 5
Room: Massey University Campus - Lecture Theatre: LT100
1:30 PM - 1:45 PM 4B06 Abstract 6
Room: Massey University Campus - Main Lecture: 4B06
1:30 PM - 1:45 PM Speaker: LT100 Abstract 6
Room: Massey University Campus - Lecture Theatre: LT100
1:45 PM - 2:00 PM 4B06 Abstract 7
Room: Massey University Campus - Main Lecture: 4B06
1:45 PM - 2:00 PM Speaker: LT100 Abstract 7
Room: Massey University Campus - Lecture Theatre: LT100
2:00 PM - 2:15 PM 4B06 Abstract 8
Room: Massey University Campus - Main Lecture: 4B06
2:00 PM - 2:15 PM Speaker: LT100 Abstract 8
Room: Massey University Campus - Lecture Theatre: LT100
2:15 PM - 2:30 PM 4B06 Abstract 9
Room: Massey University Campus - Main Lecture: 4B06
2:15 PM - 2:30 PM Speaker: LT100 Abstract 9
Room: Massey University Campus - Lecture Theatre: LT100
2:30 PM - 2:45 PM 4B06 Abstract 10
Room: Massey University Campus - Main Lecture: 4B06
2:30 PM - 2:45 PM Speaker: LT100 Abstract 10
Room: Massey University Campus - Lecture Theatre: LT100
2:45 PM - 2:55 PM Snacktivity - Pasifika hula fitness with Linda
Room: Massey University Campus - Main Lecture: 4B06
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM Afternoon Refreshments
Room: Massey University Campus - Flax & Fern Room
3:30 PM - 3:50 PM Session 8: Future and Functional Foods

Speaker: Pramod Gopal
Room: Massey University Campus - Main Lecture: 4B06
3:50 PM - 4:10 PM Speaker: Tracey Bear
The Gut-Brain Axis - Nutrition and Mental Health
Room: Massey University Campus - Main Lecture: 4B06
4:10 PM - 4:30 AM Speaker: Jocelyn Eason
Strengthening the value proposition for plant-based foods for New Zealand.

Room: Massey University Campus - Main Lecture: 4B06
4:30 PM - 4:45 PM Awards, Closing Remarks and closing karakia
Room: Massey University Campus - Main Lecture: 4B06