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3rd Nutrition in Athlete Development Online Summit

  • 17th – 18th November 2020
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  • ONLINE

Are you ready for a truly unique experience? 3rd edition of the Nutrition in Athlete Development Summit is making its way online. It is designed to facilitate cooperation among professional athletes and coaches, representatives of sports clubs and associations, sports nutrition and supplement providers, and producers. This summit will imitate a traditional in-person event with opportunities to interact with speakers with the goal of creating lively online interactions.

Do not miss this opportunity to hear about nutrition guidelines from top-ranked clubs, federations and agencies. On top of that, hear some of the industry’s leaders go in-depth on their expertise. 

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About Nutrition in Athlete Development Event 

This Summit will serve as a platform for networking with a stellar line-up encompassing different sports speakers and delegates. The speaker's board includes a range of experts from different sporting backgrounds.

This innovative sports event will focus on the best practices and lat­est innovative approaches in sports nutrition dedicated to professional athletes and coaches, representatives of sports clubs and associations, sports nutrition and supplement providers, and producers. The practical approach prevails!

This Summit will serve as a platform for networking with a stellar line-up encompassing different sports speakers and delegates. The speaker's board includes a range of experts from different sporting backgrounds.

Who Should Attend

Directors, Coaches, Trainers, Managers, Instructors, Experts, Consultants, Specialists, Assistants, Advisors, Producers, Providers, Marketing, and Business Development Managers dealing with:

  • Nutrition
  • Performance Nutrition
  • Sports Nutrition
  • Nutrition & Supplementation
  • Exercise Physiology & Nutrition
  • Psychology & Sports Nutrition
  • Youth, Adult & Professional Nutrition
  • Optimal Nutritional Strategies
  • Updated Methodologies
  • Sport Supplementation
  • Dietary Supplements
  • Optimal Recovery Strategies
  • Weight Loss
  • Nutraceuticals
  • Functional Foods & Dietary Supplements
  • Vegan & Vegetarian Nutrition
  • Healthy Food
  • Gender Nutritional Differences
  • Exercise & Nutrition
  • Testing & Anti-Doping
  • Control
  • Sports Nutrition Counselling
  • Sports Psychology &
  • Nutrition
  • Nutrition Training
  • Nutrition Planning
  • Nutrition & Research
  • Fitness & Nutrition
  • Strength & Conditioning
  • Nutrition Policy
  • Performance Biochemistry
  • Sports Dietary
  • Food & Nutrition
  • Nutrition & Wellness
  • Muscle Building
  • Physiotherapy
  • Physiology
  • Sport Science Laboratory
  • Sport & Exercise Science
  • Exercise Physiology
  • Performance Recovery
  • Hydration
  • Food & Beverage
  • Food Safety
  • Recovery
  • Food Tech
  • Immunology
  • Sport Pharma
  • Nutritional Behaviours in
  • Team Sport
  • Vitamins
  • Sports Medicine

Key Practical Learning Points

  • Best practices, latest programs and plans in high performance nutrition
  • Nutritional strategies for the prevention and treatment of sports injuries; nutrition for recovery, importance of sleep
  • Dietary supplements and functional foods; ergogenic aids and collagen; new and emerging supplements and their use and application in professional sports
  • Effect of ketone supplementation on team sports performance
  • Technology, devices and app innovations in performance nutrition
  • Nutrition, technologies and creating behaviour change in professional athletes
  • Carbohydrate recommendations and fluid requirements
  • Periodisation of carbohydrates and other nutrients; CHO periodisation
  • Cycling performance nutrition: strategies and challenges
  • Evolution of practice and constant improvements: learning case studies
  • The impact of culture on practice; the challenges for female practitioners working in elite, male-dominated sports
  • Regulation policy on nutrition and supplements, anti-doping, and testing
  • A special focus on upcoming Tokyo 2020 and Euro 2020 activities

Julien Louis, FR

Consultant Nutritionist/Senior Lecturer in Applied Sport Nutrition

French Football Federation/Liverpool John Moores University

Asker Jeukendrup, NL

Head of Performance Nutrition/Professor of Exercise Metabolism

Dutch Olympic Committee / Jumbo Visma Pro Cycling Team / Loughborough University

Professor Asker Jeukendrup is one of the world’s leading sports nutritionists and exercise physiologist who spent most of his career as a professor at the University of Birmingham (UK) (sports sciences). He was the global senior director of the Gatorade Sports Science Institute and is currently director of his own performance consulting business “Mysport­science”, and co-founder and CEO of a nutrition planning software business (fuelthecore. com) as well as a visiting professor at Loughborough University. Asker is also performance manager of nutrition for the Dutch Olympic team and head of performance nutrition for the Jumbo Visma pro cycling team. He is the teacher of the FC Barcelona advanced sports nutrition course and works with Red Bull Salzburg and PSV Eindhoven. In addition to this he has worked with Olympic and world champions, Tour de France cyclists, Champions league football teams and other elite athletes. In his academic career, Asker authored eight books and over 200 research papers and book chapters. His most recent best-selling textbook appeared in Spanish: Nutrición deportiva. Asker practices what he preaches and is competing in Ironman distance triathlons as well as other endurance events. To date he has completed 21 Ironman races, including six trips to the Ironman World Championship in Hawaii; Twitter: @jeukendrup).

António Pedro Mendes, PT

Sports Nutritionist / Head of Sports Nutrition Unit

FC Porto / Clínica do Dragão

António Pedro Mendes obtained his bachelor’s in nutritional sciences at the University of Porto and is currently pursuing a PhD in clinical and sports nutrition. He is a sports nutritionist at Futebol Clube do Porto, supporting the club’s different athletes and sports such as handball, basketball, roller hockey, swimming and football. He is also the head of nutrition of the sports and physical activity unit at Clínica do Dragão, Espregueira-Mendes Sports Centre – FIFA Medical Centre of Excellence, supporting world-class athletes from combat sports to different gymnastic categories. He is a professor of sports nutrition at the health sciences department at the Polytechnic of Leiria and a lecturer in the sports nutrition field at national and international scientific conferences.

Lauren Delany, UK

Consultant Performance Nutritionist

Leeds Beckett University

Lauren is an elite performance nutrition consultant with a track record of supporting Olympic and Paralympic champions. She worked at the English Institute of Sport for 7 years supporting a range of sports in the lead into the 2016, 2018 and 2021 Olympic, Paralympic and Winter Olympic Games. This included the last 5 years supporting British Cycling to achieve 12 Olympic and 21 Paralympic medals at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. In this role, Lauren was a speed and strength specialist nutritionist working with the sprint, BMX and paracycling disciplines. Lauren has also worked with GB Badminton, British Taekwondo, British Skeleton and British Swimming in this time with the EIS. Lauren is a registered Dietitian and SENr practitioner who completed her BSc human nutrition and dietetics at University of Dublin, Trinity College and MSc sport and exercise nutrition at Loughborough University. Lauren is currently embarking on her PhD in sport and exercise physiology, investigating nutrition in elite level rugby and behaviour change science with the Carnegie School of Sport at Leeds Beckett University. Lauren is also a keen sports person as a current member of the Irish Senior Women’s Rugby XV team, achieving 11 caps so far in her career and the Sale Sharks Women’s team competing in the Allianz Premier15s. Lauren has also represented Ireland in basketball underage.

Dr. Richard Allison, UK

Performance Nutritionist

Arsenal Football Club

As the performance nutritionist for Arsenal Football Club, Richard Allison's role is to enhance player health, performance and recovery through nutrition and training. Richard has previously worked in a sports medicine setting as well as for many teams and individual elite athletes. He is an expert in nutrition for injured athletes, and in his PhD thesis he studied the impact of vitamin D on athlete health and performance.

Leron Sarig, US

Director of Performance Nutrition

San Francisco Giants

Leron Sarig is the director of performance nutrition for the San Francisco Giants. She previously consulted for the Giants with their minor league system in 2018 before taking a full-time position with the organisation at the start of the 2019 season. Prior to her posi­tion with the Giants, she spent five and a half years as a performance dietitian at EXOS, where she worked primarily with military special operations and assisted with preparing NFL prospects for the NFL combine. Leron has also consulted for the Arizona Coyotes, an NHL team, and assisted with nutrition integration for the Argentinian National Rugby Team during their preseason training camps in the United States. She also teaches online introductory nutrition courses on a part-time basis for Pensacola State College. Leron obtained her sports nutrition master’s degree from Florida State University and currently resides in Scottsdale, Arizona.

Monica Sousa, PT

Professor/Sports & Clinical Nutritionist

NOVA Medical School/Portuguese Athletics Federation

Rodrigo Abreu, PT

Nutritionist

Portuguese Football Federation

Rodrigo Abreu, who is currently a PhD candidate, has a degree in nutrition and has more than 15 years of experience in sports nutrition, namely in football. He has been part of the Sports Medicine and Traumatology Centre of CUF Alvalade since 2004 and since 2015 he's been the Portuguese Football Federation (FPF) nutritionist, being responsible for the nutritional support to all 23 national teams and professional referees. Throughout these years, he has closely supported several elite athletes in a variety of sports including modern pentathlon, weightlifting and MMA. He's also an associate professor at ISCSEM (Institute of Health Sciences) and a speaker at several seminars about sports nutrition.

Dr. Lutz Graumann, DE

Medical Coordinator / Sports Medicine Consultant

German Ice Hockey Federation / Quest Vitality

Dr. Tom Clifford, UK

Lecturer in Physiology and Nutrition

Loughborough University

Tom Clifford holds a BSc (Hons) in Sports and Exercise Science, an MSc in Sports Performance, and a PhD in Exercise and Health Nutrition. He is a Lecturer in Physiology and Nutrition a Loughborough University, where he researches the influence of nutrition and dietary com­ponents on health and exercise performance, with a particular focus on exercise recovery. Tom is also a British Association of Sports and Exercise Sciences Accredited Practitioner and Registered Sports and Exercise Nutritionist who has consulted for elite Rugby, rowing and soccer teams.

Benjamin Bath, FR

Emea Nutraceutical Sales Manager

Wacker

Benjamin Bath joined Wacker Chemie in May 2016. Food engineer specialized in nutrition, Benjamin has been working in the nutrition business for 15 years. He has expert knowledge in the nutraceutical industry through experiences at innovative botanical suppliers and full service food supplement toll manufacturers. Benjamin introduces CAVAQ10® and CAVACUR­MIN® – A powerful Duo for Boosting Performance and Recovery.

Dr. David LeMay, US

Medical staff and performance medicine consultant for a range of Professional Teams in the MBA, NFL, MLB and NHL leagues

Washington Wizards, Washington Capitals

David LeMay is board certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and has also a board certification in Anti-aging and Regenerative Medicine. Additionally, he has com­pleted a fellowship in Metabolic and Nutrition Medicine. Dr. LeMay is medical staff and performance consultant for multiple professional sports teams and professional boxers inducing world champions. He is part of the Tignum Performance Science and Innovation Board and is the medical director for the Breakfast Club program through the NFL Play­ers Association Trust and EXOS. He also is on the advisory board for Task Force Dagger Foundation’s SOF Health Initiatives Program, SOF Missions and Racing for Heroes. He also is a scientific spokesperson for Solutex Corporation.

Philipp Merk, DE

Head of R&D

LOEWI

Philipp Merk is head of R&D at LOEWI with the mission to develop and utilize personalized nutrition to improve athletes and patients overall health and performance. His team of leading researchers in the personalized nutrition space puts emphasis on applying the latest research enabling evidence-based and personalized supplementation. He is a thought leader in personalized nutrition and advises the regional government on digital health-related topics.

Julien Louis, FR

Consultant Nutritionist/Senior Lecturer in Applied Sport Nutrition

French Football Federation/Liverpool John Moores University

Asker Jeukendrup, NL

Head of Performance Nutrition/Professor of Exercise Metabolism

Dutch Olympic Committee / Jumbo Visma Pro Cycling Team / Loughborough University

António Pedro Mendes, PT

Sports Nutritionist / Head of Sports Nutrition Unit

FC Porto / Clínica do Dragão

Lauren Delany, UK

Consultant Performance Nutritionist

Leeds Beckett University

Dr. Richard Allison, UK

Performance Nutritionist

Arsenal Football Club

Leron Sarig, US

Director of Performance Nutrition

San Francisco Giants

Monica Sousa, PT

Professor/Sports & Clinical Nutritionist

NOVA Medical School/Portuguese Athletics Federation

Rodrigo Abreu, PT

Nutritionist

Portuguese Football Federation

Dr. Lutz Graumann, DE

Medical Coordinator / Sports Medicine Consultant

German Ice Hockey Federation / Quest Vitality

Dr. Tom Clifford, UK

Lecturer in Physiology and Nutrition

Loughborough University

Benjamin Bath, FR

Emea Nutraceutical Sales Manager

Wacker

Dr. David LeMay, US

Medical staff and performance medicine consultant for a range of Professional Teams in the MBA, NFL, MLB and NHL leagues

Washington Wizards, Washington Capitals

Philipp Merk, DE

Head of R&D

LOEWI

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"Looking forward to this, always an enjoyable few days."

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Daniel Davey

Performance Nutrition in Practice for Team Sport Success Leinster Rugby

“It was a pleasure to be a part of the 2nd Nutrition in Athlete Development Summit. Great speakers, great place. Just take a look ;) I highly recommend going to the next event!”

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Katarzyna (Kalinowska) Janiszewska

Sports Dietitian I Nutritionist I Researcher

"Had a first great day with @stescheirlynck at the 2nd nutrition in athlete development summit! Never stop learning #ATLnutr"

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Karolien Rector

Sports Nutritionist & Dietician

"2nd Development in Athlete Nutrition Summit is a huge success so far - not only the great presentations of all speakers but the personal conversations are priceless for networking and building trust."

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Niels Koll Soto

Athletic Performance & Collaborations | Nutrition Expert

"Always good to be at the Nutrition in Athlete Development Summit #ATLnutr Thank you for a great event!"

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Martin Krainz

Testing & Certification for Food Supplements / NSF International

"Thanks Vonlanthen Group for a well organized and professional event!"

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Brian Jordan

Technical Manager NSF Certified for Sport

"So far this congress was a huge benefit for developing best practices for our own workplace"

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Niels Koll Soto

Athletic Performance & Collaborations | Nutrition Expert