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New AAU food & sociology research on Nudging take the prize

New AAU food & sociology research on Nudging and Food takes the prize for best paper at the 21st International Congress of Nutrition in Buenos Aires

Last modified: 31.10.2017

The IUNS was held in Buenos Aires, October 15th – 20th, 2017 and the Pedro Escudero prize was awarded by the Argentinian Nutrition Society. It was given to Professor Bent Egberg Mikkelsen and Assoc. professor Annette Quinto Romani for the paper Easier to change environments  than to change behavior? Rethinking food choice dynamics increase sales of healthy snacks among young people in vocational school canteens. The study was part of a programme on Nudging carried out by AAU for the Meal Partnership (Måltidspartnerskabet) and supported by the Danish Heart Association. The abstracts and presentations made by AAU on the “Vuelta de America Latina” on the five meetings, symposia and workshops on Smart Food Data analytics, Nudging and Urban Food strategies can be found here

Mikkelsen, BE & Hieke, S: Digital devices & smart technologies – a case study of European behavioural food labs in the Richfields research infrastructure design study. IUNS pre-conference symposium. Argentinian Nutrition Society. Organised by Richfields and Metrofood. October 14, 2017

Mikkelsen, BE & Romani, AQ: Easier to change environments than to change behavior? Rethinking food choice dynamics increase sales of healthy snacks among young people in vocational school canteens. IUNS 2017 Buenos Aires. October 19, 2017

Mikkelsen, BE: Creating Urban food identities through sustainable food & farming. The eating city. Workshop at Itaipu Science Park, Foz de Igauzu. October 19, 2017

Mikkelsen, BE: Sustainable eating – a European view of the urban approach. Seminar on Gestão Sustentável de Alimentos. Sabrae, Centro, Rio de Janeiro. October 23. 2017

Mikkelsen, BE, Hacking your food? smart food devices for behaviorial nutrition & sensory science research. Professional Updates. Escuela de Nutricao. UnirRio, Urca, Rio de Janeiro. October 23, 2017