Call for Papers

Submissions are now open

Vitafoods Asia has opened the Call for Papers for the 2019 event taking place in September 25 to 26 in Singapore. 

Members of the nutraceutical and functional food industry were invited to submit abstracts of their latest research projects and product portfolios for Vitafoods Asia 2019. We are inviting academicians, scientists, researchers, educators, nutritionists, dietitians, government bodies, associations, lawyers, legal advisors and consultants in the nutraceutical and functional food space to share their latest research and insights. Proposals may be considered for the Conference Programme or in a Show Featured Theatre.


Call for papers deadline is Friday 26th April 2019.

What are the topics?

You can only submit papers around the below topics identified by the Vitafoods team:

  • Personalised nutrition
  • Digestive health
  • Performance and fitness nutrition
  • Beauty nutritionPublic health nutrition (maintaining health, weight management, diabetes)
  • Brain health and mental wellbeing
  • Market entry (strategies and insights)
  • Nutrition for different life stages (Early life, Adult health, Healthy aging)
  • Sustainability and transparency in packaging and supply chain 

Submission Guidelines

Submit your paper following the form below and be prepared to provide the following information:

  • Main topic (note that you can only submit papers under selected topics) 
  • Proposed speaker’s contact information – name, professional title, organisation, phone, email
  • Proposed speaker’s biography
  • Paper title
  • Session description
  • Session abstract
  • 3 bullet points outlining the session
  • 3 job titles of professionals that your presentation is addressed to
  • A photograph of the speaker


Sessions and speakers selected based on several criteria including industry relevance, speaker qualifications, originality and audience demand.

Sessions must be educational and non-promotional in nature. Unfortunately, we cannot accept submissions from commercial companies. The language of Vitafoods Europe is English and all Papers and Presentations must be in English.Be prepared to provide the following information:

There is no cost to submit a proposal. 

After submitting the form your paper submission will be reviewed during a majority led blind review process by the Executive Advisory board. 

Should your proposal be selected to be a part of the Conference Programme or in a Show Theatre, you will be notified directly via the email address provided in your proposal. We expect to notify all accepted speakers by early June 2019. Due to the large number of proposals we receive, you will not be notified if your proposal is not selected.

Please note that Vitafoods Asia does not offer honorariums or cover expenses for speakers. Vitafoods Asia will handle registration for Conference speakers.

See Submission Instructions and FAQ's here

Contact us

If you have any questions, please contact Marion Schumacher, Content Manager at