COPENHAGEN, Denmark, March 7, 2013 – DuPont Nutrition & Health, a global leader in healthy, nutritious food ingredients and molecular diagnostic solutions, will participate as a leading sponsor of the industry-first Food Vision Summit, scheduled for March 20 to 22, 2013 in Cannes, France.
DuPont is collaborating with global leaders, including public, private and academic organizations to focus on the needs of the food industry for securing a safe and healthy food supply.
“We are living in a world that compels us to grapple with a number of imperatives and one of them is the pressing need to identify science-based, sustainable solutions to feeding a world population that will grow from 7 billion people today to 9 billion or more by 2050,” said Craig F. Binetti, president of DuPont Nutrition & Health. “Collaboration is a cornerstone of our work to solving these challenges. Food Vision is bringing together key decision makers from global food and beverage businesses, and we look forward to working with them to create workable and sustainable solutions for our future.”
DuPont believes that the opportunities to feed the world with science-based solutions are there in abundance, and industry leadership can ensure success in addressing very local needs.
The combined DuPont Nutrition & Health portfolio addresses consumer needs within digestive health, immune health, oral health, bone health, cardiovascular health, weight management, dairy alternatives, children’s nutrition, sports nutrition and healthy ageing nutrition.
To find out more on Food Vision, visit www.foodvisionevent.com
DuPont Nutrition & Health addresses the world’s challenges in food by offering a wide range of sustainable, bio-based ingredients and advanced molecular diagnostic solutions to provide safer, healthier and more nutritious food. Through close collaboration with customers, DuPont combines knowledge and experience with a passion for innovation to deliver unparalleled customer value to the marketplace.
DuPont (NYSE: DD) has been bringing world-class science and engineering to the global marketplace in the form of innovative products, materials, and services since 1802. The company believes that by collaborating with customers, governments, NGOs, and thought leaders we can help find solutions to such global challenges as providing enough healthy food for people everywhere, decreasing dependence on fossil fuels, and protecting life and the environment. For additional information about DuPont and its commitment to inclusive innovation, please visit www.dupont.com.