The INFORMAS Regional eSymposium Series 2021

Our first virtual conference!

This series will be held over five* separate day-long events, featuring keynote speakers, updates from INFORMAS module leaders, technical discussion sessions, abstract presentations, and open working group sessions. Follow the links below for more information on Programmes for each regional symposium, Registration, and our Call for Abstracts.



REGISTER for the INFORMAS eSymposium Series 2021

12/13 October, 2021

Australia, New Zealand, Canada & the United States

21 October, 2021

Europe & the Eastern Mediterranean region

27 October, 2021

Asia & the Pacific

10 November, 2021

West & East Africa

Call for Abstracts – Now Open

We are now accepting abstracts for 10-minute research presentations that fall under any of the INFORMAS food environment domains:

  • Public sector policies (Food-EPI)
  • Private sector
  • Food Promotion
  • Food Retail
  • Food Prices
  • Food Composition
  • Food Labelling
  • Food Provision
  • Food Trade
  • Diet Quality

Abstract submission deadlines & notification:

Region eSymposium Date Abstract Submission deadline Successful abstracts notified by
Australia, New Zealand, Canada & The United States 12/13 October 17 September 24 September
Europe & the Eastern Mediterranean 21 October 17 September 30 September
Asia & the Pacific 27 October 24 September 8 October
West & East Africa 10 November 1 October 15 October

*A fifth eSymposium for Latin America & the Caribbean is also planned, with date TBD.

A Special Thanks to IDRC for generously supporting this event series