I would like to share with you some very interesting events and calls just around the corner.
Next AIEAA Conference will be held in Pistoia next 13-14 June with the title: “Tomorrow’s Food: Diet transition and its implications on health and the environment”. The 8th AIEAA Congress will therefore focus on the conundrum represented by the interaction of economic development, nutrition and health, and sustainability. Sustainable diets are intended to address the increasing health and environmental concerns related to food production and consumption. New evidence is needed on the effectiveness of public policies for sustainable diets. Participants intending to present a paper are requested to submit a long abstract (minimum 1500 words; maximum 2,000 words) before February 15, 2019.
Professor Laura Gasco (University of Turin), Guest Editor of the Special Issue of Animals (ISSN 2076-2615) “Insects: Alternative Protein Source for Animal” welcomes original manuscripts that address any aspects of insects as alternative protein source for animal feed are invited for this Special Issue. In particular, aspects such as optimal inclusion levels, insect meal digestibility, impact on product quality, animal health benefits, immune response, consumer perception and acceptance of insects in animal feeds. Deadline for manuscript submissions: 28 February 2019