SAAFoST Northern Branch Lecture

Gelatine and other Collagen Peptides: Past, Present and Future
Speaker: Dieter Nelles
BSc (Agric) Food Science
E mail: Dieter.Nelles@gelita.com
Web-site: http://www.gelita.com

Dieter Nelles (Operations Manager, GELITA South Africa) will provide insight into the following issues pertaining to gelatine and other collagen peptides: Development of gelatine throughout the ages; Current manufacturing practices and applications; and New developments regarding collagen peptides. He will also comment on their 60th year anniversary of manufacturing Gelatine in Krugersdorp.

GELITA South Africa will sponsor this event.

Date

Thursday 29 September 2011

Venue

3M South Africa (Pty) Limited, Woodmead, Johannesburg - auditorium B, ground floor.
Address: 146a, Kelvin Drive, Woodmead
Telephone: 011 806 2000
Directions: see notes below.

Programme

17:30 for 18:00: Arrival & drinks
18:00 to 19:00: Welcome, presentation, questions
19:00 onwards: Dinner

Cost

R60 per person for dinner. Full time students R30-00
Attendance of lecture only is free but booking is essential.

Booking

The contact person and e-mail address is: Welda.Kruger@gelita.com.
Deadline for bookings: 12h00 Monday, 26 September.

Please book through Welda Kruger at GELITA - not later than 12h00 Monday 26th September 2011.
Book by e-mail: Welda.Kruger@gelita.com

Kindly provide the following information:

  1. Name(s) of all attendees
  2. Company
  3. Tel
  4. Fax
  5. E-mail
  6. Number of people for lecture only
  7. Number of people for dinner and lecture
  8. Indicate whether any vegetarians are staying for dinner

Payment method:

Cash only, on the night please.

Cancellation:

If you cannot make it, please cancel by Tuesday 27 September 2011 or, preferably, send someone in your place.

Anyone who registers for supper and does not attend will regrettably have to be invoiced.

Directions:

From Johannesburg International Airport

  • Take R24 highway to Johannesburg
  • At Gilloolys interchange take N3 to Pretoria
  • Take N1 North - keep left
  • Take the Woodmead offramp
  • Turn right - you will cross over highway into Woodmead Drive (Makro and Pro-Shop on your right-hand side)
  • Turn left at first set of traffic lights into Woodlands Drive
  • At the bottom of Woodlands Drive turn left into Kelvin Drive
  • 3M South Africa is the first building in Kelvin Drive on your left-hand side
From Sandton (Katherine Street)

  • Follow Katherine Street towards Wendywood
  • Katherine Street becomes Bowling Avenue as you cross over South Road
  • Turn right at the intersection of Bowling Avenue and Kelvin Drive
  • 3M South Africa is at the corner of Woodlands Drive and Kelvin Drive. The entrance is in Kelvin Drive.
From Sandton (Rivonia Road)

  • Follow Rivonia Road, heading towards the Concrete Highway
  • Turn right into Kelvin Drive (Just after Fordsdicks BMW, at the Pavilion Shopping Centre)
  • Pass MorningGlen Shopping Centre, cross over Bowling Avenue.
  • 3M South Africa is at the corner of Woodlands Drive and Kelvin Drive. The entrance is in Kelvin Drive.
From Pretoria

  • From Pretoria, take the N1 South
  • At the N1/M1 split (after the Allandale Road offramp) take the M1 towards Johannesburg
  • Take the Woodmead offramp
  • Turn right - you will cross over highway into Woodmead Drive (Makro and Pro-Shop on your right-hand side)
  • Turn left at first set of traffic lights into Woodlands Drive
  • At the bottom of Woodlands Drive turn left into Kelvin Drive
  • 3M South Africa is the first building in Kelvin Drive on your left-hand side

Meeting organised by Owen Frisby (Tel/fax: 012-346 2091).
Notice circulated by Turners, the SAAFoST National Secretariat, Durban. (Tel: (031) 368 8000)