• All scientific sessions shall be in the Grand Ballroom, Mahkota II
  • Trade exhibitions shall be in the foyer area
  • Poster presentations shall be in the function rooms, Nilam, Delima & Berlian
  • Lunch shall be served at Mahkota I & III Ballroom
  • Morning and afternoon refreshments shall be served around the trade exhibition area

Select Conference Day:

3 July, 2019

Conference Day 1

7.30 AM Registration
9.00 AM Official Opening
9.45 AM Refreshment / Poster Viewing / Trade Exhibition
10.30 AM Plenary Lecture 1: Nutritional Intervention Strategy in Management of Faltering Growth
11.00 AM
SYMPOSIUM 1: Maternal, Infant and Young Children Nutrition
Promoting healthy maternal nutrition for the best start in life
Tackling maternal anaemia saves maternal and infant lives
Stunting and low birth weight - tackling the persistent problems
Promoting confidence in breastfeeding practices
12.30 PM Lunch Symposium 1: Early Nutrition eAcademy Southeast Asia (ENeA-SEA) Education Modules
1.15 PM Poster Viewing / Trade Exhibition
2.15 PM
SYMPOSIUM 2: Functional Ingredients and Health
Health benefits of tocotrienols - a functional ingredient in palm oil
Human milk oligosaccharides - overview of nutritional significance
Regulatory update on functional ingredients: permitted health claims in Malaysia
3.15 PM Free Communication 1
4.15 PM
Symposium 3: Young Researchers' Symposium
5.45 PM Refreshment
8.00 PM Faculty Dinner (by invitation only)
End of Day 1

4 July, 2019

Conference Day 2

9.00 AM Free Communication 2
10.00 AM Refreshment / Poster Viewing / Trade Exhibition
10.30 AM
SYMPOSIUM 4: School Child & Adolescent Nutrition
Healthy Lifestyle Programmes for primary school children - experiences and learnings
Understanding and prevention of disordered eating
Good Nutrition Key to Healthy Children - a multi-country school nutrition intervention in SEA
Use of red palm oil fortified biscuits to reduce vitamin A deficiency among rural primary school children in Malaysia
12.00 PM Poster Viewing / Trade Exhibition
1.00 PM Lunch Symposium 2: Nutrition Month Malaysia - a multi-stakeholder collaborative community nutrition promotion programme
2.00 PM Plenary Lecture 2: Update on probotics
2.30 PM
SYMPOSIUM 5: Physical Activity And Sedentary Behavior
Toybox Malaysia - improving healthy energy balance and obesity-related behaviors among pre-schoolers
Active living for healthy ageing
3.30 PM Free Communication 3
4.30 PM Closing and Prize Giving Ceremony
5.00 PM Refreshment
Conference Ends