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4th Nutrition in Athlete Development Hybrid Summit

  • 23rd – 24th November 2021
  • Hybrid flag Hybrid Barcelona, Spain

Are you ready for a truly unique experience? Join our 4th edition of the Nutrition in Athlete Development Summit in the most up-to-date hybrid format.

The event is designed to facilitate cooperation among professional athletes and coaches, representatives of sports clubs and associations, sports nutrition and supplement providers, and producers. The hybrid format will allow every professional to be a part of the conference even if they aren’t able to travel at that point.

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About the 4th Nutrition in Athlete Development Hybrid Summit

Don’t miss this opportunity to learn more 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. This event will serve as a platform for networking with a stellar line-up encompassing different sports speakers and delegates. The speakers 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 Training
  • Nutrition Planning
  • 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

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KEY PRACTICAL LEARNING POINTS

  • Approaches to daily and training sport meals
  • Sports nutrition in junior competitive sport
  • Natural, energetic foods and substances for different sports
  • Performance nutrition in various sports: strategies and challenges
  • Sports nutrition and health technology application and spreading
  • Approaches to daily and training sport meals
  • Vegan sports nutrition and supplements; special diets
  • Hydration in performance and recovery

Dr. Laurent Bannock, UK

CEO

Institute of Performance Nutrition

Rodrigo Abreu, PT

Nutritionist

Rodrigo Abreu & Associados/Portugal FA

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.

António Pedro Mendes, PT

Head of Nutritionist / Co-Founder

Sporting Clube de Portugal / Nutriens Academy

António Pedro Mendes is a sports nutritionist from Portugal, currently working as the Head of Nutrition at Sporting Clube de Portugal, with previous experiences at Futebol Clube de Paços de Ferreira and Futebol Clube do Porto. He is also the Head of Sports Nutrition 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 recently founded Nutriens Academy, a company dedicated to teaching nutrition to health and sports professionals.

Jordan Troester, US

Director of Performance and Sports Science

University of Oregon

Jordan is the Director of Performance and Sports Science for the University of Oregon. In this role he oversees the execution of student athlete support services focused on sports science, strength and conditioning, nutrition and recovery. Prior to Oregon, Jordan has worked in similar roles with the Vegas Golden Knights of the NHL and the NSW Waratahs (Sydney, Australia) of Super Rugby. Jordan completed his PhD through the University of Technology Sydney with a research interest in monitoring neuromuscular fatigue in rugby union players.

Nyree Dardarian, US

Sports Nutritionist / Director

Philadelphia Flyers / Center for Nutrition & Performance

 

Nyree is the Sports Nutritionist for the Philadelphia Flyers (NHL), the Philadelphia Union (MLS), USA Field Hockey, USA Squash, as well as Team USA at the World University Games in Gwangju, South Korea, 2015, and Taipei, Taiwan, 2017, and the 2019 Pan American Games (Lima, Peru).

Nyree is an assistant clinical professor and Director of the Center for Nutrition & Performance (CNP) in the department of nutrition sciences at Drexel University. A board-certified specialist in sports dietetics, her research projects focus on collegiate and professional athlete knowledge and behavior change, resting metabolic rate, and nutrition-centered workplace wellness programs. Her most recent book chapter addresses sex and gender differences in sports nutrition.

Nyree developed the formulation of Dragon Gels™, an in-sport fuel used exclusively by the teams she supports. Dragon Gels™ are produced, packaged, and distributed through the metabolic kitchen at Drexel University.

Cristian Petri, IT

Head Nutritionist

ACF Fiorentina / Italy U20 national team

Cristian has been a performance nutritionist for the ACF Fiorentina soccer team since September 2015. He started working with FIGC – the Italy national team – with the selection U21-U20 in January 2017. In January 2018, he became an honorary member of the European Sport Nutrition Society. From March 2018 to July 2021, Cristian was a scientific advisor for Italy to Gatorade Sport Science Institute – GSSI.

Julien Louis, FR

Consultant Nutritionist / Senior Lecturer in Applied Sport Nutrition

AG2R Citroën Team / Liverpool John Moores University

Dr. Julien Louis is reader in nutrition and exercise physiology at Liverpool John Moores University (Liverpool, UK). As part of his teaching and research duties, Julien is programme leader for the MSc in sport nutrition and supervises several PhD students in the UK and abroad. Julien is also an associate researcher at the French Institute of Sport, Expertise and Performance (INSEP, Paris), and member of the editorial board of the European Journal of Sport Science, Journal of Sport Sciences, Frontiers in Sports and Active Living, PlosOne, and Nutrients. Julien's research focuses on nutrition, training, and recovery strategies for optimising sport performance, with an emphasis on elite sport. Julien is also interested in the effects of ageing on sport performance with masters athletes at the centre of his research. In parallel to his academic roles, Julien regularly works as a consultant nutritionist in elite sport. He is the current performance nutritionist of the AG2R-Citroën professional cycling team, and previous appointments include Liverpool Football Club, Lille Football Club, the French Football Federation, and many Olympic sports.

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 (NHL) 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.

Dr. Naomi Albertson, US

Owner/Developer

Dr. Ni's

With a passion about the importance of movement and activity, Dr. Naomi Albertson, M.D. has dedicated her career in sports medicine assessing and treating musculoskeletal injuries and motivating her patients through recovery.  Whether working with children, older adults, or professional athletes, her goal is clear: to get each patient back to the activities they love, safely and injury free. 

Dr. Albertson is a graduate of Tufts University School of Medicine, fellowship trained in sports medicine at Stanford University, and is Board Certified by the American Academy of Family Physicians. In addition to orthopedic and sports-related injuries, she specializes in assessment and management of concussion, osteoarthritis, osteopenia, osteoporosis, stress fractures and nutritional issues associated with healing. 
Dr. Albertson is also the developer of Dr. Ni’s OC2, a frame support supplement designed to keep bones healthy and muscles strong with age. 

Matthew Jones, UK

Sports Nutritionist / Director

West Ham United FC

Jenna Stangland, US

Team Dietitian

Minnesota Wild

Callum Edwards, UK

Lead Performance Nutritionist

Emirates Old Trafford, Lancashire Cricket Club

Callum is the Lead Performance Nutritionist for Lancashire Cricket Club (LCC) and Blackburn Rovers F.C. Additionally, he consults to private clients in North west England and provide guest lectures for Universities and clubs. Callum is also a SENr registrant as result of the fantastic MSc Sport Nutrition programme at LJMU, ran by Dr. Graeme Close and Dr. James Morton. He aims to publish future research on nutritional recommendations for cricketers, building performance nutrition education programmes within sport, pressures and perceptions of body composition requirements in football, and lastly, CPD programmes for performance nutrition chefs.

Tommy Wood, FI

Consultant

Hintsa

Jasmine Campbell, UK

National Lead Performance Nutritionist

Swim England

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. Laurent Bannock, UK

CEO

Institute of Performance Nutrition

Rodrigo Abreu, PT

Nutritionist

Rodrigo Abreu & Associados/Portugal FA

António Pedro Mendes, PT

Head of Nutritionist / Co-Founder

Sporting Clube de Portugal / Nutriens Academy

Jordan Troester, US

Director of Performance and Sports Science

University of Oregon

Nyree Dardarian, US

Sports Nutritionist / Director

Philadelphia Flyers / Center for Nutrition & Performance

 

Cristian Petri, IT

Head Nutritionist

ACF Fiorentina / Italy U20 national team

Julien Louis, FR

Consultant Nutritionist / Senior Lecturer in Applied Sport Nutrition

AG2R Citroën Team / Liverpool John Moores University

Leron Sarig, US

Director of Performance Nutrition

San Francisco Giants

Dr. Naomi Albertson, US

Owner/Developer

Dr. Ni's

Matthew Jones, UK

Sports Nutritionist / Director

West Ham United FC

Jenna Stangland, US

Team Dietitian

Minnesota Wild

Callum Edwards, UK

Lead Performance Nutritionist

Emirates Old Trafford, Lancashire Cricket Club

Tommy Wood, FI

Consultant

Hintsa

Jasmine Campbell, UK

National Lead Performance Nutritionist

Swim England

Benjamin Bath, FR

Emea Nutraceutical Sales Manager

Wacker

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Performance Nutrition in Practice for Team Sport Success / Leinster Rugby

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