The International Research Symposiums

The Center for Food and Hospitality Research hosts Research Symposiums in which researchers and professionals from throughout the world come together to discuss cuting edge themes in research.

Next symposiums:
"Cooking as a ritual. Cuisine and culture in the globalized XXIst Century World"
June 28 & 29, 2017

"Social and cognitive factors influencing food perception and behavior in young children"

September 27 & 28, 2017

Research seminars

The research seminars are held at the Center for Food and Hospitality Research at Institut Paul Bocuse to promote the sharing of knowledge.

Next research seminar:
Topic: "Parents’ feeding practices and children’s individual differences in new food acceptance"
April 27, 2017

Summer School

The Summer School is open to all PhD and postdoctoral students in food research who are confronted with ethical questions, confidentiality issues and/or sensitive data in the context of their work.
The workshop aims to provide young researchers with the opportunity:
  • To present their ongoing research to a multidisciplinary audience of junior and expert researchers.
  • To train for scientific article writing and reviewing, with an opportunity to publish their papers as proceedings in the journal Menu: Journal of Food and Hospitality Research.
  • To exchange about the different issues related to sensitive data and ethics which may arise in food research, and to exchange about the possible approaches to address these questions.
  • To benefit from the experience of senior researchers about the methodological and ethical stakes in food research, from a multidisciplinary perspective, through plenary sessions.
The official language of the workshop is English.

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