Digital-based tools to empower sustained lifestyle changes

7 April, 9:30 AM -12:00 PM CET

CHaNce cluster projects FNS-Cloud, NUTRISHIELD, PREVENTOMICS, PROTEIN and Stance4Health organised a webinar exploring the advancements made in the development of innovative solutions for delivering personalised nutrition advice to help consumers to adopt long-term healthy and sustainable diets, as well as how big data analysis and predictive modelling in the agri-food, nutrition, and health domains can benefit European citizens.

The webinar presented the fundamentals of personalised nutrition together with food & health data, tools and cloud methodologies and then delved into different approaches and technical solutions being developed by different EU-funded projects to bring solutions to citizens and industry.

Target audience

  • Undergraduate, graduate or PhD students willing to learn about personalised nutritional approaches and digital solutions.
  • Researchers in nutrition, omics sciences, precision nutrition from Universities and research centres.
  • Professionals from companies in the field of food, nutrition or ICT.
  • General public with interest in improving their health in a sustainable manner.


9.30 – 9.40 – Welcome & Cluster introduction

Biotza Gutierrez, PREVENTOMICS Coordinator and Project Manager, Eurecat


9.40 – 10.00 – Keynote – Fundamentals of personalised nutrition for a sustainable & healthy lifestyle

Ana Ramírez de Molina, Deputy Director, IMDEA Food Institute


10.00 – 10.15 – Stance4Health – Personalising diet via smart technologies

Sergio Perez Burillo, Stance4Health Project Manager, Postdoctoral researcher at School of Engineering, University of Navarra


10.15 – 10.30 – Protein – Personalised nutrition for healthy living

Kosmas Dimitropoulos, Researcher C’, Centre for Research and Technology Hellas (CERTH)

10.30 – 10.45 – FNS-Cloud – Making better use of publicly-funded food nutrition security data

Siân Astley, Senior Researcher & Communications Manager, EuroFIR AISBL (BE)


10.45 – 11.00 –The NUTRISHIELD approach: integrating targeted microbiome analysis for personalized nutrition

Paulo Refinetti, Founder & CEO, NUTRISHIELD WP3 leader on biomarkers analysis, REM Analytics


11.00 – 11.15 – Preventomics Empowering consumers to prevent diet related diseases

Josep del Bas, PREVENTOMICS technical coordinator and Director of Nutrition and Health Unit, Eurecat


11.15 – 11.45 min – Q&A and final discussion


11.45 – 12.00 – Closing and final remarks