Workshops & Meetings

The Biofortification Hub is developing partnerships between academia and industry through focussed scoping workshops and large community meetings. These events will harness the interdisciplinary talents of the community to drive collaborative projects that help refine some of the key challenges within the biofortification discipline.

Upcoming events

  • Workshop (early 2024) “Rules and regulations on biofortification & consumer perception” to be held in collaboration with the  OIRC STAR Hub (University of Surrey, Guildford, UK).

Past events

  • Workshop #1 – Biofortification Hub Launch Meeting (February 2023), The Royal Society, London, UK
  • First Biofortification Hub Community Meeting (29-30 November 2023) “Improving Health and Nutrition through Biofortification”, John Innes Conference Centre, Norwich Research Park, Norwich, UK).
E. Boy (HarvestPlus, USA) invited plenary speaker, and member of the Biofortification Hub International Advisory Panel, presenting a talk on “Biofortification in LMICs: case studies from South Asia and Sub Saharan Africa” at the first Biofortification Hub Community Meeting.

Related Events

Other Hubs part of the Diet and Health Open Innovation Research Club (OIRC) organise workshops and events around nutrition and health too.