11th Central European Congress on
Food and Nutrition

Food, technology and nutrition for healthy people in a healthy environment


Under the honorary patronage of

the President of the Republic of Slovenia Borut Pahor


CEFood 2022

Čatež ob Savi, SLOVENIA, 27th – 30th September 2022



Aim of the congress

  • To pinpoint and recognize the latest advances along the food supply chain including research and education with open discussions on current issues in this area respecting environmental concerns;
  • To provide guidance to the ongoing projects in Food Science, Technology and Nutrition, involving hands-on professionals, scholars, researchers and policy makers.

Event Starting In


26. Sept.
Pre-congress day

Pre-congress event

17:00 - 20:00HALL - CE
27. Sept.
Central European Food Project Day

Registration for the CEFood 2022 congress


Session 1 – Food security

09:15 - 10:25HALL - P

Lunch break & Exhibition

12:40 - 13:15

Session 3 ‐ Food safety

13:15 ‐ 14:45HALL - P

Poster mounting at the Poster Square

15:45 - 16:45


17:00 – 17:30
Hugo de Vries
Karl-Heinz Wagner
Lučka Kajfež Bogataj

Welcome party

28. Sept.
From technology to food
30. Sept.
CE‐I‐FooDay (Central European Inspiration Food day)

Morning in the spa

06:00 - 07:45

Registration for the CEFood 2022 congress



08:30 - 08:40GRAND HALL

Session 1

08:40 ‐ 09:35GRAND HALL

Break & Exhibition

09:40 - 09:55

Session 2

10:00 - 11:15GRAND HALL

Break & Exhibition

11:15 - 11:25

Session 3

11:30 - 12:45GRAND HALL

Break & Exhibition

12:50 - 13:00
Daniela Borda

Plenary session

13:00 - 13:25GRAND HALL

Farewell party with Slovenian hospitality

13:45 - 14:30

Post‐congress event

15:00 - 18:00HALL - CE

Latest News

One more week until CEFood 2022 starts

Dear food community!

The final program of CEFood 2022, celebrating the 20th anniversary of the Central European Congresses, is ready (link) and includes 8 plenary lectures, 11 keynote lectures, 34 regular lectures, 6 flash presentations and 144 posters. There will also be a round table with 5 invited guests, a World Café with 3 invited guests and 3 workshops with altogether 17 invited presentations to be discussed afterwards. In addition to these main program, there will be the CEFood Project Day with 15 presentations and 13 CEI lectures as part of the Central European Inspiration Food Day. There is also a special event called “Slovenian Day”, which will present the current state of the food industry in Slovenia with 30 participants. You can still decide if you want to come for a day or a whole congress. It is an excellent place to stay and gain a lot of experience.

CEFood 2022 organizers

Final program

Final program of CEFood 2022 is available online.

Preliminary program

Preliminary program of CEFood 2022 is available online.