Food Focused Week at Bournemouth University Department of Tourism and Hospitality
Tuesday 28 February, at 14:00-15:00 Floor 5, SUBU Student Centre, Talbot Campus
14:Live presents- FoodSMART: Eat out smarter! Have you ever considered what’s in your food when you’re eating out?
Bournemouth University Department of Tourism and Hospitality
Professor Heather Hartwell at 14:Live https://goo.gl/QqT2Bi
FoodSMART is an innovative technical ICT solution which uses QR coding on your smartphone to provide nutritional information and deliver personalised advice when eating out. This means that consumers can make an informed choice about what they’re eating. The app can even be tailored to your individual dietary requirements or tastes. It can be quite difficult to eat healthily when in a restaurant or cafe, as menus often give you limited information about the ingredients in a meal. By working with partners across Europe- nutritionists, chefs and other universities- the team have developed an app that can show exactly what is in your meal. The app gives consumers all the data they need and encourages the food service industry to support healthier eating.
Wednesday 1st March 11:00-15:00 Share Lecture Theatre, Bournemouth University
Love Dorset Fairtrade Day Ethical and sustainable food consumption
Conference: Ethical and sustainable food consumption,Bournemouth University Department of Tourism and Hospitality Bournemouth University Fusion Building, Share Lecture Theatre
The event, which is being facilitated by the expertise and facilities of theBournemouth University Department of Tourism and Hospitality and the Students Union Bournemouth University is an exciting opportunity for you to have fun learning about Fairtrade food. It’s also a great way to meet like-minded people and to discover all there is to know about our high quality, local to Dorset food community! You’ll find out just how easy it is to incorporate local, sustainable ingredients into your daily routines.
Conference: Ethical and sustainable food consumption, Bournemouth University Fusion Building, Share Lecture Theatre
11:30 – 11.45 am – Welcomes and objectives of the day
Kelly Levell, We Do Ethical Consultant
Professor Dimitrios Buhalis Head of Department of Tourism and Hospitality Bournemouth University
Charlie Souter-Philips, SUBU Vice President Welfare
11:45 – 12.00 am – Dr Sean Beer Bournemouth University : PANEL HOST
Ethical and sustainable food consumption and Food Authenticity
12:00 – 12:15 am – Neil Smith, BU Sustainability
12:15 – 12:30 am – Sarah Ali Choudhury Indian Food Expert
12:30 – 12:45 am – Matthew (Matt) Budden, Executive Chef, Bournemouth Hilton Hotel
12:45 – 13:00 am – Damian Lee, Mr Lees Noodles
13:00 – 13:15 pm – Professor Chris Shiel, Bournemouth University
13:15 – 13.30pm – Concluding thoughts: Through your work, how do you think you can inspire other people to live more healthy and ethical lifestyles?
13.30 – 15:00 pm – Lunch (at delegates expense) and Pure Networking at Fusion Building
This is a free event but we have limited availability, RSVP now to secure your ticket.