• ESSNA AGM & Industry Briefing with Food Matters Live

    ESSNA will be hosting its Annual General Meeting for members on 25th January 2017. This will be followed by a networking lunch and Food Matters Live / ESSNA industry briefing, open to both ESSNA members and non-members.

    Wednesday 25th January 2017, 10am – 5pm

    Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands
    38 Hyde Park Gate
    London SW7 5DP

    To register your interest, please email jacinta.kerr@foodmatterslive.com.


    10.00am-10.30am Registration for ESSNA AGM

    10.30am-12.30pm ESSNA AGM – for members only

    12.30pm-1.30pm Lunch – open to all – and registration for the industry briefing

    1.30pm-4.00pm – Food Matters Live industry briefing

    4.00pm-5.00pm – Networking Drinks

    Speakers will include ESSNA Chair Dr Adam Carey, Dr Fernando Naclerio, Principal Lecturer in Strength Training and Sports Nutrition, Department of Life and Sports Science, University of Greenwich (UK), Neil Whippey, Co-Founder at Eat Grub Ltd and James Read, Founder at Giant Peach.

    For more information, please visit: https://www.foodmatterslive.com/about/industry-briefings/essna-industry-briefing-agm

  • ESSNA partners with Nutraceuticals Europe Summit & Expo



    ESSNA is delighted to announce its partnership with Nutraceuticals Europe for its Summit & Expo taking place in Feria de Madrid from 22 to 23 February 2017. Nutraceuticals Europe Summit & Expo is the international event for the industry of functional ingredients and novel ingredients, and the professional meeting point for producers, distributors and its customers.

    The event has two different perspectives. The first is a conference, Nutraceuticals Europe Summit, that combines the analysis of trends, scientific innovation and training, through academic content, with internationally recognised expert speakers. The second is the Nutraceuticals Europe Expo, an exhibition where manufacturers of ingredients, distributors and manufacturers of nutraceutical products meet.

    Members of ESSNA are entitled to a 20% discount on the registration fee for the Congress – please contact the ESSNA secretariat directly via mailto:Mayar.Raouf@whitehouseconsulting.co.ukor 0207 463 0698 for more information.

    For more information and the conference programme, please visit the website: http://www.nutraceuticalseurope.com/.

  • ESSNA Partners with Nutraingredients for Sports Nutrition Conference

    ESSNA is delighted to confirm its partnership with Nutraingredients.com for the forthcoming 2016 Sports Nutrition Conference on Innovation and Opportunity in Sports Nutrition. This will take place in Frankfurt on 28th November 2016.

    The exciting programme for this event covers multiple fields, from the cutting edge products changing performance, to the nutrients driving the sector, the marketing campaigns that matter and the regulations everyone must play by.

    The conference takes place the afternoon before the Health Ingredients Europe trade show in Frankfurt and is fully endorsed by UBM.

    Further information will be provided shortly and more details can be found at the event’s website.

  • Industry Briefing - The new laws, consumers and products driving the growth of the sports nutrition industry

    Taking place on Friday 16 September, Food Matters Live and the ESSNA will host an industry briefing in central London to discuss the rapid changes in the sports nutrition industry.

    The briefing will cover the regulatory and legislative changes in Europe that are helping the industry, the tentative moves into the mainstream that have already been seen and the opportunities that are there for businesses in the sector to make that breakthrough.

    Join us to learn about the new laws, new consumers and new products that are driving the growth of this innovative sector.

    Venue: Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, 38 Hyde Park Gate, London SW7 5DP  

    More information, including timings and speakers, will be confirmed shortly. Please check back for updates.

    To register to attend please either contact the ESSNA Secretariat via mayar.raouf@whitehouseconsulting.co.uk or email kylie.robertson@foodmatterslive.com.

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  • ESSNA at Food Matters Live 2016

    ESSNA is once again partnering with Food Matters Live , which this year is taking place between 22-24 November 2016 at the ExCeL London. ESSNA’s Vice-Chair Mark Gilbert will be presenting in the dedicated seminar stream focusing on ‘mainstreaming sports nutrition’ during the conference, for which more information can be found here.

    ESSNA will also host a dedicated sports nutrition pavilion to showcase the latest innovations in sports nutrition in the exhibitors section. Participants already include Future Nutrition and DCC. In addition Gelita, Cornelius and Cambridge Commodities are among other ESSNA members participating at Food Matters Live 2016.

    For more information about the ESSNA pavilion please contact the ESSNA secretariat on mayar.raouf@whitehouseconsulting.co.uk or telephone 0207 463 0698. For members interested in participating in the pavilion, please contact the secretariat or the Food Matters Live team directly via Andrew Little on andrew.little@foodmatterslive.com or telephone 020 3735 5960.

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  • ESSNA and the European Week of Sport


    The European Specialist Sports Nutrition Alliance (ESSNA), official partner of the European Week of Sport (7-13 September), will be running and attending a number of events to promote the week.  The Week is an initiative run by the European Commission across all 28 EU member states, and its aim is to promote sport and physical activity across the European Union.

    The European Week of Sport will include hundreds of themed events and activities, such as conferences, festivals, education days and sports tournaments, organised by public authorities, the sport movement and the private sector, among many others, to inspire the public to build an active society. ESSNA will be attending the flagship event as well as running various other projects, more details on which will be confirmed shortly.

    For more information about the European Week of Sport, please visit: http://ec.europa.eu/sport/week/

  • ESSNA partners with House of Sport

    ESSNA is delighted to announce that it is now an official partner of the House of Sport, an informal gathering of now 20 associations with an interest in sport, organised by the Federation of the European Sporting Goods Industry (FESI).

    ESSNA will be present at the House of Sport’s conference on 12th-13th September, to coincide with the European Week of Sport. Please click here for more information, and please note that we will continue to update the website as more details are confirmed.

  • ESSNA partners with Bridge2Food

    ESSNA has partnered with Bridge2Food for its 6th Performance and Sports Nutrition conference taking place in Amsterdam from 14-16th June 2016. ESSNA will be holding its quarterly members’ meeting at 3pm on 14th June, followed by a drinks and networking reception open to all from 6pm. ESSNA’s officers and experts will also be presenting from 13:50-15:20 on the 15th June, on ‘The Regulation of Sports Nutrition in the EU – At the Crossroads’. Speakers will include ESSNA Chair Dr Adam Carey, ESSNA Vice-Chair Suzane Leser and Dopingautoriteit representative Erik Duivan.

    For more information on the event and a full programme, please click here.