#RightToKnow – International Conference About Alcohol Labeling

The International Conference on Alcohol Labeling brings together political and industry experts together with stakeholders to discuss alccohol labeling.
The conference aims to encourage the European Commission (EC) and the Parliament to align alcoholic beverages with other food products by introducing legislation for obligatory ingredients or nutritional information listing on alcoholic beverages.

The conference has a status of being a supplementary event of Finland´s EU presidency.
The confenece takes place in Helsinki, Finland on October 10th from 11.30 am to 5 pm. The conference will take place at Bank Auditorio & Lounge conveniently located in central Helsinki. Adress: Unioninkatu 20, 00130 Helsinki

Event aranged by:
The Finnish Network for Preventive Substance Abuse Work
EHYT Finnish Association for Substance Abuse PreventionEuroCare – European Alcohol Policy Alliance

Contact and registration:
Cilla Schroeder
Planner, The Finnish Network for Preventive Substance Abuse Work
cilla.scroeder (@) ehyt.fi
+35850 407 4130  


10.45 Arrival and registration
11.30 Lunch
12.30 Welcome
13.00 Panel I: What does the industry have to offer?
14.30 Coffee break
14.50 Panel II: What does society want?
16.30 Closing remarks


Rada Chehlarov, Unit SANTE E1, European Commission
Joao Onofre, Head of Unit AGRI G2, European Commission
Pierre Olivier Bergeron, Brewers of Europe
Ulrich Adam, SpirtisEurope
Ignacio Sanchez Recarte, CEEVMats-Eric Nilsson, author of the book ‘’Chateau vadå’’
Björn Bernhardson, Äkta vara Sverige
Juha Beurling-Pomoell, Consumers’ Union of Finland
Patrick O’Sullivan, Standing committee of the Doctors (CPME)