Bone health symposium in Hong Kong set for November

Bone health symposium in Hong Kong set for November

Symposium will cover independent expert reviews of modern bone health trends and present the latest research and development conducted by Seperex Nutritionals on innovative bioactive approaches to bone health.

Seperex Nutritionals will be holding an International Bone Health Symposium in Hong Kong as follows:

Symposium: Innovation with Bone Health Bioactives

Venue: Hong Kong Science Park Conference Centre, Shatin, Hong Kong

Date: Nov. 22, 2012

The symposium will cover independent expert reviews of modern bone health trends and present the latest research and development conducted by Seperex Nutritionals on innovative bioactive approaches to bone health. We believe that you will be interested by the innovative new research. International speakers include Professor Marlena Kruger (New Zealand), Dr Kentaro Naito (Japan) and Yen-Hsun Kuo (Korea). The programme is detailed below.

Please reply by Aug. 31 to [email protected] to confirm your attendance.

PROGRAMME

Wednesday, Nov. 21

7 p.m.   Evening reception, Hyatt Regency Hong Kong, Shatin

Thursday, Nov. 22

9 a.m.    Registration, Hong Kong Science Park Conference Centre

Morning session:

10 a.m.                 Hong Kong Science Park Conference Centre

Chair - Dr Andrew Sansom

Welcome:

Anthony Lawler, CEO, Seperex Nutritionals.

Kevin Parish, New Zealand Trade Commissioner, Hong Kong and Macau

Anthony Tan, CEO, Hong Kong Science Park

Keynote address:

"Bone health - the critical role of dairy foods and other bioactives"

Professor Marlena Kruger (PhD), Professor of Nutritional Physiology at Massey University, New Zealand

"New research on mode of action of bioactive bone density ingredients"

Dr Wei-Hang Chua, position to be confirmed, Massey University, New Zealand

Andrew Name, position and involvement to be confirmed

12:30 p.m.           Lunch

2 p.m.   Afternoon session:

Chair – Dr. Ralph Jack

"New research on the JNK-ATF4 pathway mode of action to facilitate osteogenesis"

Dr. Kentaro Naito, Senior Scientist, DHC Corporation Laboratories, Chiba, Japan

"Latest trends in bone health ingredients in Taiwan"

Yen-Hsun Kuo, Managing Director, Everise Biotech Ingredients, Danshuei, Taiwan (R.O.C.) position to be confirmed
"Novel approaches to QMS bioactive profiling"

Dr Ralph Jack, Senior Scientist, Seperex Nutritionals, Dunedin, New Zealand

4:30 to 5 p.m.     Close

VENUES

ACCOMMODATION

Hyatt Regency Hong Kong, Shatin

18 Chak Cheung Street, Shatin, New Territories, Hong Kong, People's Republic of China

Email     [email protected]

Telephone          +852 3723 1234

SYMPOSIUM VENUE

Hong Kong Science Park Conference Centre

No. 2 Science Park West Avenue,

Hong Kong Science & Technology Park, Shatin,

New Territories, Hong Kong

 

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