Calendar of obesity related events

This calendar contains a list of forthcoming events taking place at local, regional, All–island and international level. Topics covered include areas such as nutrition, obesity and physical activity. For more information on any of the listed events click on the link provided.

If you have any events you would like to include on this calendar, please email details to the All-island Obesity Action Forum at

If you are a nutrition professional and are interested in attending an event you may be eligible for funding under the Nutrition Exchange Programme.



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29 August Improving care for people who are overweight Royal College of Physicians of Ireland Dublin, IE


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4-6 September European Congress Joint Annual Scientific Meeting 2019 Cork, IE
12-13 September Future thinking and innovation in Obesity Association for the Study of Obesity  Leeds, UK


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15-18 October 13th European Nutrition Conference FENS Dublin, IE


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1-2 November European Federation of the Association of Dietitians Conference EFAD Berlin, DE
12 November All-island Obesity Action Forum Workshop safefood Dublin, IE



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22 January Nutrition and Cancer: what patients want to know The Royal Marsden London, UK
24 January Weight management before, during and after pregnancy Association for the Study of Obesity Northern Ireland Belfast, NI


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1 February Obesity Update 2018 Bioscientifica London, UK
15 - 16 February The Nutrition Society - Irish Section Postgraduate Conference 2018 The Nutrition Society Belfast, NI


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23 March The clinician and the patient with obesity Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow Glasgow, UK
26 - 27 March Spring Conference 2018: Nutrient-nutrient interaction The Nutrition Society Glasgow, UK


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14 - 15 May ICO 2018 - 20th International Conference on Obesity   London, UK
23 - 26 May ECO 2018 - 25th European Congress on Obesity   Vienna, Austria


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18 - 19 June 6th Annual weight stigma conference    Leeds, UK

20 - 22 June

Irish Section Conference: Targeting approaches for tackling nutrition issues The Nutrition Society Ulster University, NI
25 - 26 June ICNSO 2018: 20th International Conference on Nutrition Science and Obesity    Paris, France