At the starting line: INAUGURATION

  • Registration will take place today beginning at 7:00AM in the Intercontinental Bangkok Hotel, 4th Floor Convention Center where we will host our Day 1 activities.
  • A conference shuttle will take participants from some nearby hotels at 7:00 am sharp to head to the Intercontinental Bangkok hotel. Check out other answers to frequently asked questions.

Today's PROGRAM

08:30–10:00 SIDE EVENTS: Session 1 | ACCELERATION FAIR
10:15–11:45 SIDE EVENTS: Session 2 | ACCELERATION FAIR | Lunch
12:00–13:30 SIDE EVENTS: Session 3 | ACCELERATION FAIR
14:00–14:45 Welcome and Keynote Addresses

GRAND BALLROOM 1 & 2

14:45–15:30 HIGH-LEVEL PANEL I
Accelerating the End of Hunger and Malnutrition: Country Experiences
15:35–16:20 HIGH-LEVEL PANEL II
Accelerating the End of Hunger and Malnutrition: Facing Challenges, Defining Needs
16:30–18:00 SIDE EVENTS: Session 4 | ACCELERATION FAIR
18:00–21:00 Conference Dinner

GRAND BALLROOM 1 & 2

Today's SIDE EVENTS

08:30–10:00

SESSION

1

1a. Enabling the Business Environment for Healthy and Sustainable Food

PRESIDENT ROOM 1 & 2

2. Future Food Systems: How Might They Be Healthier and More Sustainable?

PINNACLE 1–3

3. Linking Policy, Institutions and Mutual Accountability to Accelerate Sustainable Growth and Development to Reduce Hunger and Malnutrition

PINNACLE 4–6

4. Third Progress Report on the Commission’s Action Plan on Nutrition

GRAND BALLROOM 2

10:15–11:45

SESSION

2

1b. Enabling the Business Environment for Healthy and Sustainable Food

PRESIDENT ROOM 1 & 2

5. Scaling Up Solutions on Food & Nutrition Security at Sub-National Level through Evidence Based Advocacy

PINNACLE 1–3

6. Strengthening Nutrition Data Systems in South Asia: Finding the Right Fit for Decision-Making

PINNACLE 4–6

7. The Impacts of Social Safety Net and Integrated Nutrition Programs

GRAND BALLROOM 2

12:00–13:30

SESSION

3

8. National Information Platforms for Nutrition (NIPN): Strategic Opportunities and Institutional Challenges

PINNACLE 1–3

9. Assessing Food Systems for Better Nutrition: Towards the Preparation of the CFS Voluntary Guidelines

PINNACLE 4–6

10. Hunger Is on the Rise Again: The Role of Information

PRESIDENT ROOM 1 & 2

16:30–18:00

SESSION

4

11. Accelerating Progress through Implementation Science: The Knowledge for Implementation and Impact Initiative (KI3)

PINNACLE 4–6

12. Engaging Food System Actors for Nutrition at the Country Level: A New Approach in Rwanda

PINNACLE 1–3

13. Optima Nutrition: A New Tool for Optimizing Investments in Nutrition

PRESIDENT ROOM 1 & 2

  • Network and mingle at the Conference Dinner
    • Join us tonight at 6:00PM at the Intercontinental Hotel, 4th Floor Convention Center for our conference dinner!
  • Find out who’s an expert in acceleration!
    • Congratulations to Simeon Babarinde, randomly drawn from the many participants who shared their quiz score on Twitter or Facebook, who won a prize. It is not too late to take the quiz and see if you are an expert yourself!
  • Join the conversation
    • Tweet, like, and comment! Engage in a rich discussion on social media using our conference toolkit.
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Race to 2030

How can we accelerate progress in transforming our agri-food systems to meet the needs of the hungry and malnourished and achieve the SDGs?