Date: December 13, 2018

Time: 1:00 to 5:00 P.M (By Invitation Only + Media)
Programme: Indo-Nordic Food Policy Lab Workshop conducted by Mads Frederik Fischer-Møller, Leader, Nordic Food Policy Lab + Senior Adviser for Food Policy, Nordic Council of Ministers. To be attended by leading food companies and state food safety commissioners.


Venue: FSSAI Headquarters, New Delhi


Date: December 14, 2018

Time: 11 A.M. TO 6 P.M. (Open To All)

Eat Right: Safe Food, Sustainable Innovations
Venue: India International Centre, Kamaladevi Chattopadhyay Complex, Max Mueller Marg, New Delhi.

Guest of Honour: Mr Amitabh Kant, CEO, NITI Aayog

Lead Speaker: Mr Pawan Agarwal, Secretary to the Govt. of India; CEO, FSSAI

Programme:Drawing inspiration from the New Nordic Food Manifesto and the Eat Right Movement led by the Food Safety & Standards Authority of India (FSSAI), we turn solutionaries to map out how we can move towards a sustainable consumption culture that will ensure zero waste and zero hunger, safeguard the interests of small and marginal farmers, protect our collective health and the future of the planet, and lay the ground for the dissemination of new food technologies and the idea of smart food cities.

PLUS: Launch of the Young Chefs Association for Sustainable India.

Guests of Honour: Claus Meyer and Vineet Bhatia

PARALLEL EVENT: The First Indian Food History and Culture Symposium. (Open to all)
Venue: India International Centre, Kamaladevi Chattopadhyay Complex, Max Mueller Marg, New Delhi.

Co-Chairs: Colleen Taylor Sen, Author of Fasts and Feasts: A Food History of India; and Kaveri Ponnapa, Author of The Vanishing Kodavas.


Time: 8:00 P.M. ONWARDS: By Invitation Only + Media.

Programme: Celebration of Street Food curated by Abhishek Basu (Executive Chef, The Park New Delhi) and Asma Khan (Author and Chef-Owner, Darjeeling Express, London).
Welcome speeches by Priya Paul and Pawan Agarwal. Short conversation featuring Sourish Bhattacharyya, Sanjoo Malhotra, Abhishek Basu and Asma Khan on the Globalisation of Indian Street Food. In association with the Eat Right Mela of the FSSAI and the National Association of Street Vendors of India.

Venue: The Park New Delhi


Date: December 15, 2018

Time: 11 A.M. TO 6 P.M. (Open to all)

Venue: C.V. Mess Auditorium, Gate No. 3, Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts, Janpath (Behind India Gate).

NATIONAL WORKSHOP: Eat Right in India: The Road Map to Sustainable Gastronomic Tourism

Programme: Harnessing the soft power of India’s gastronomy to draw higher tourist footfalls, create additional ‘buzz’ around our tourist destinations, and open up new employment opportunities, especially for women in backward areas.

Partners: Incredible !ndia and Indian Association of Tour Operators.


HIGHLIGHT OF THE DAY: Presentation of the Citizens White Paper on Gastronomic Tourism in India, prepared by the Tasting India Symposium for the Ministry of Tourism.

Afternoon: Launch of SWAAD: International Day of Indian Gastronomy

GUEST OF HONOUR (Invited): Mrs Sushma Swaraj, External Affairs Minister, Government of India.


Evening: From 8:00 P.M. ONWARDS: By Invitation Only + Media.
Programme: A Celebration of the Spirit of Inclusivity in the Hospitality Industry.
Venue: The Lalit New Delhi.
The evening will be presided over by Keshav Suri, Executive Director of The Lalit Hotels, and one of the signatories to the petition that led the Supreme Court to decriminalise homosexuality.


Date: December 16, 2018

Time: 9:00 A.M. ONWARDS: By Invitation Only + Media
Programme: SDG2 Advocacy Hub Workshop for the Young Chefs Association for Sustainable India. To be conducted by Paul Newnham, Global Director, SDG2 Advocacy Hub, London.

Venue: Tijara Organic Farm, Alwar, Rajasthan


Time: 12 P.M. ONWARDS: (By Invitation Only + Media)
Programme: Farm-to-Fork Brunch hosted by DLF5 in honour of Clause Meyer at King’s Court, Greater Kailash-II


Time: 6:30 to 8:30 P.M. (By Invitation Only + Media)
Programme: Global Launch of the book titled Nutrition: What Really Counts by Dr Harald Stossier, Bollywood’s Wellness Guru and Founder-Director of the uber chic VIVAMayer clinic in Austria.
Venue: Roseate House, Delhi Aerocity