One of the most exciting conferneces in Sports Nutrition is coming to Dusseldorf in Early October. Probably many of you will attend already but if you have not booked it should be worth being there.  Details are

Sports & Performance Nutrition 2012 Conference – Platform for Industry, Retail & Research

4 & 5 October, Düsseldorf

Jimi Lovon, Project Manager at Bridge2Food, by phone at +31 30 225 2060 or by e-mail.


Benefit from the aims and scope of this platform meeting and the programme. WEBSITE


Register before 1 September and enjoy an early bird of €400 (excl. VAT)!


For the 3rd time this conference will bring together the know-how on products, consumers, markets, retail channels, brands and innovations and will address the industry issues that come along with market growth. This industry meeting is an excellent platform for networking in and with the sports & performance industry and builds on the success of the 2011 and 2009 meetings.

The market for sports and performance nutrition continues to grow:

• What are market trends and developments?

• How will the industry look like in 3–5 years? Will it be more consolidated?

• Will the market shift to mainstream customers (health driven or sport focused?).

• How do we ensure to be well positioned for future growth?

• What are the latest research results and next breakthroughs?

• How to make new and tasty products with novel ingredients and technologies?

Join companies like:

Maxinutrition, Powerbar, Optimum Nutrition, SiS/Provexis, Reflex Nutrition, Sponser, Ironmaxxx, Naturesbest, United Soft Drinks, PhD, Powergym, Isostar, WTP, Dextro, Fonterra, Arla Foods, Aminolabs, Kaneka, Gelita, Uelzena, Solbar, NSF International and many more.


2012 Programme

New: two tracks – for Business & Research Managers

The 3rd Sports & Performance Nutrition Conference will focus on business opportunities, market trends and innovations in sports and performance nutrition. The programme covers both performance drivers for athletes and sport champions as well as for mainstream consumers and aims at bridging industry, retail and research. Two Sessions with each 8 presentations:

• Business & Market Session designed for Business, Marketing, Export and Sales Managers

• Research & Innovation Session serving needs of Research, Innovation, Development and Application Managers

Please spread the word and inform your colleagues active in business management, category management, marketing, sales, brand management, research, new product development and food engineering about this key meeting platform.


Keynote speakers from:

GSK/Maxinutrition, IronMaxx Sporternährung, Powerbar, Reflex Nutrition, Squeezy Sports Nutrition, FrieslandCampina DMV, Roquette, NBTY Europe, HFL Sport Science, Maastricht University, Freiburg University and Innova Market Insights.



We are proud to have the following partners on board: Maxinutrition, DMV, Gelita, Roquette, HFL Sport Science, Cambridge Commodities, Beneo, DSM and Kaneka.


Don’t miss out on this opportunity to meet and learn from business leaders from around the world on the current and future business and innovation developments in sport and performance nutrition.


Partnering and exhibiting

Please contact us if you would like to be involved in the Sports & Performance Nutrition conference as a partner or exhibitor. We have special group packages available. Reach out to Jimi Lovon, Project Manager at Bridge2Food, by phone at +31 30 225 2060 or by e-mail.



The conference will take place at the Hotel Melia Düsseldorf. For your convenience we have a special room rate of € 105,- per night for single use room (including breakfast & VAT). For more information about the hotel and room reservation click here.