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Welcome address Ms. Vinita Bali,
Managing Director, Britannia Industries Ltd. and
Chairperson Britannia Nutrition Foundation
Key note address Prof. Lawrence Haddad,
Director, Institute of Development Studies, Sussex, UK
Special Address Prof. Patrick J Stover,
Professor and Director, Division of Nutritional Sciences, Cornell University

SESSION 1: Sharing Learning’s and Lionizing Successes

Chairperson - Marc Van Ameringen,
GAIN, Executive Director, Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition, Geneva, Switzerland

Speakers -
Dr. Mohammad Musa, Chief Executive Officer, CARE India

Dr. Suttilak Smitasiri, Head, Nutrition and Happiness Promotion Unit,
IInstitute of Nutrition, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand

Ms. Gayatri Singh, Child Development Specialist, UNICEF, India

Discussions & Chairperson’s Remarks

SESSION 2: Food Based Approaches to Combat Malnutrition

Chairperson - Dr. V. Prakash,
Former Director, CFTRI And President of Nutrition Society of India

Speakers –
Dr. K. Madhawan Nair, Scientist E, Micronutrient Research, National Institute of Nutrition, Hyderabad

Ms. Rita Bhatia, Senior Regional Programme Advisor, The UN World Food Programme, Bangkok, Thailand

Ms. Rekha Sharma, President, Indian Dietetic Association and Director Clinical Nutrition and Dietetics, Diabetes Foundation (India)

Discussions & Chairperson’s Remarks

SESSION 3: Partnerships for Scaling up Nutrition

Chairperson - Prof. Lawrence Haddad,
Director, Institute of Development Studies, Sussex, UK

Speakers –
Dr. Rajan Sankar, GAIN, Special Adviser and Regional Manager-South Asia

Prof. Indira Chakravarty, Member, Food Safety and Standards, India (FSSAI)

Mr. Vivek Mishra, Governance Adviser, Department for International Development (DFID)-UK in India

Discussions & Chairperson’s Remarks

BNF NDTV Special Debate on "Coming Together to Combat Malnutrition"

With panel members from the Government, Development Sector, Academia and the Private Sector
Closing Remarks Mrs. Veena Rao,
Former Secretary,Government of India
Mission Advisor, Karnataka Nutrition Mission

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