Valedictory symposium

Retirement Prof. Frans Kok

15 October 2015 symposium and farewell address

Organised by Human Nutrition & Health

Thu 15 October 2015

Venue Orion, gebouwnummer 103

On 15 October 2015, Prof. dr. Frans J. Kok will retire as professor and head of the Division of Human Nutrition at Wageningen University.

On that occasion the Division is planning a one-day international symposium:

Nutritional Sciences: The Future is Ours

Keynote speakers include a.o.:

Walter Willett - Professor of Epidemiology and Nutrition, Harvard University
Anna Lartey - Director Nutrition Division FAO, President IUNS
Jos Engelen - Chair Governing Board NWO
Louise Fresco - President of the Executive Board Wageningen UR
Dick Boer - CEO Ahold

The symposium will be followed by the farewell address, a reception and party. Parallel to the symposium and reception, a sightseeing tour in our new building Helix is organized.