October 29-30, 2020
Presented by Ashwagandha
Mandalay Bay, 3950 S Las Vegas Blvd Las Vegas, NV 89119

Tuesday, October 15
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Tuesday, October 15:  7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Location:  Level 1, Bayside F Foyer & Shark Reef Foyer
  • Show Services - General
  • Tuesday, October 15:  7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Location:  Level 1, Bayside F Foyer
  • Show Services - General
Wednesday, October 16
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Wednesday, October 16:  7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Location:  Level 1, Bayside F Foyer & Shark Reef Foyer
  • Show Services - General
  • Wednesday, October 16:  7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Location:  Level 1, Bayside F Foyer
  • Show Services - General
Wednesday, October 16
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Wednesday, October 16:  9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Location:  Level 3, South Seas E
  • Session Number:   SUMCBD
Cannabinoids are on everyone’s mind—consumers, industry, regulators and marketers. In particular, the ingredient cannabidiol (CBD) has gone from zero to...

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  • Summits
Panelist
Rend Al-Mondhiry
senior counsel
Amin Talati Wasserman LLP
Panelist
Grace Bandong
AD, Scientific Strategy Leader, Contaminants
Eurofins Food Integrity and Innovation
Speaker
Chris Bourne
Co-Founder & VP Agriculture
Klersun
Speaker
Richard D. Collins, Esq.
attorney
Collins Gann McCloskey & Barry PLLC
Speaker
Jennifer Cooper
Chief Science Officer
Savant Science
Panelist
Carl Germano, CNS, CDN
vice president
Verdant Oasis
Speaker
Brett Goldman
Vice President, Governement and Industry
GenCanna Global
Moderator
Tim Gordon
President
International Hemp Solutions
Panelist
Melody Harwood
Head of Scientific & Regulatory Affairs
Neptune Wellness Solutions
Moderator
Josh Hendrix
Director of US Hemp Production
CV Sciences, Inc.
Panelist
Andrea E. Holmes, Ph.D
chief growth officer and co-founder
Precision Plant Molecules
Speaker
Karen Hufnagl
Clinical Science Director
CFH, Ltd
Moderator
Holly E. Johnson, Ph.D.
Chief Science Officer
American Herbal Products Association
Speaker
Douglas S. Kalman, Ph.D, RD, FACN
Vice President, Scientific Affairs
Nutrasource
Chair
Josh Long
Legal & Regulatory Editor
Informa Markets
Speaker
John Mckay, Ph.D.
Director of Genetics, Founder
New West Genetics
Panelist
Terry Moran
President of Operations
Bija Hemp
Speaker
Claire Morton Reynolds
senior industry analyst
Nutrition Business Journal, Informa Markets
Speaker
Wendy Mosher
Co-Founder & CEO
New West Genetics
Speaker
James R. Ott
Founder, CEO & General Manager
CFH, Ltd.
Speaker
Scott Propheter
Vice President
Criticality, LLC
Chair
Todd Runestad
Senior Editor
Informa Markets
Panelist
Christopher Shade, Ph.D.
Founder & CEO
Quicksilver Scientific
Speaker
Justin Singer
Chief Executive Officer
Caliper Foods
Panelist
Élan Sudberg
CEO
Alkemist Labs
Panelist
Marie Turner, Ph.D.
Director of Breeding
Sunrise Genetics
Moderator
Marc Ullman
Of Counsel
Rivkin Radler LLP
Moderator
Michael Wagner, Ph.D.
Director of Extract Manufacturing
BI Nutraceuticals
Panelist
Jessica Wasserman
Partner
Greenspoon Marder LLP
Panelist
Marielle Weintraub, Ph.D.
Vice President of Regulatory and Government Affairs
Eureka 93
  • Wednesday, October 16:  9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Location:  Level 3, South Seas F
  • Session Number:   SUMSN
The sports nutrition market remains one of the most vibrant, as it shifts from the traditional bodybuilder to the broader...

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  • Summits
Speaker
Paul R. Clayton, Ph.D.
Chief Scientific Adviser
Gencor
Speaker
Richard D. Collins, Esq.
attorney
Collins Gann McCloskey & Barry PLLC
Speaker
Douglas S. Kalman, Ph.D, RD, FACN
Vice President, Scientific Affairs
Nutrasource
Speaker
Hector Lopez, MD, CSCS, FAAPMR, FISSN
Co-Founder, Supplement Safety Solutions, LLC. / THR Biosciences, LLC.
CMO, Center for Applied Health Sciences, LLC.
Speaker
Daniel Lourenco
Ghost
CEO & Co-Founder
Chair
Steve Myers
senior editor
Informa Markets
Speaker
Rachael Rapinoe
Co-Founder & CEO, Head Coach
Mendi
Speaker
David Sandler
Chief Operations Officer
ProSupps USA, LLC
Speaker
Joshua Schall
President
J.Schall Consulting
Speaker
Kevin Turner, Ph.D.
R&D Innovation Project Manager
Carbery Group
Speaker
Ryan VandenBussche
Retired Professional Ice Hockey Player
Founder & President, New Leaf Canada
Speaker
Robert Wildman Ph.D., RD, LD, CISSN, FISSN
Chief Science Officer
Dymatize, PowerBar, Premier Protein
Wednesday, October 16
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Wednesday, October 16:  9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Location:  Level 3, South Seas H
  • Session Number:   WKSHP3
The Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) brought sweeping legislation designed to improve food safety for Americans with new authority for...

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  • Workshops
Chair
Sandy Almendarez
director, content, health & nutrition
Informa Markets
Speaker
Coley Anderson
Industry and Government Relations Director
Registrar Corp
Speaker
Earl Arnold
Global Manager Food Defense and FSMA
AIB International
Speaker
Bill Bremer
Principal
Kestrel Management LLC
Speaker
Claudia Lewis
Partner
Venable LLP
Speaker
Rae L. Martin
President
Continuum Partner Consulting
  • Wednesday, October 16:  9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Location:  Level 3, South Seas C
  • Session Number:   WKSHP2
As the average lifespan continues to increase, many consumers are taking a more proactive approach to healthy aging, looking for...

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  • Workshops
Speaker
Michael Altman, CN, RH (AHG)
Herbalist, Nutritionist, Owner
Anthocyanins International, LLC (SeattleCancerCareAlternatives.com)
Chair
Karen Butler
Senior Editor
Informa Markets
Speaker
Kieron Edwards, Ph.D.
Chief Scientific Officer
Sibelius Natural Products
Speaker
David Heber, MD, Ph.D., FACP, FASN
Professor Emeritus and Founding Director UCLA Center for Human Nutrition
David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Speaker
Katie Stage, N.D., RH (AHG)
Director, Therapeutics Division, Associate Professor
SCNM (Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine)
  • Wednesday, October 16:  9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Location:  Level 3, South Seas B
  • Session Number:   WKSHP1
Consumer demand for clean labels and food and beverage products that align with values related to health and wellness, sustainability...

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  • Workshops
Speaker
Geri Berdak
President
CloverQuest Group LLC
Chair
Judie Bizzozero
Senior Editor
Informa Markets
Speaker
Michele DeKinder-Smith
President & Founder
Linkage Research & Consulting
Speaker
Ed Dudley
Director Technical and Analytical Innovation
Griffith Foods
Speaker
Ryan Fournier
Associate
Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP
Speaker
Daniel Karsevar
CEO
PlantBased Solutions
Speaker
William McCormack Ph.D.
Business Development Manager
Synergy Flavors
Speaker
Mary C. Mulry, Ph.D.
Managing Director
Foodwise One LLC
Wednesday, October 16
10:00 AM - 6:30 PM
  • Wednesday, October 16:  10:00 AM - 6:30 PM
  • Location:  Level 3, South Seas Ballroom J
Companies and investors looking for the best innovations in nutrition science & technology are invited to register for the tenth annual investing and partnering meeting held at SupplySide West. 14-18 companies in nutritional ingredients, science, and technology will present business plans at 10-minute intervals to an audience of investors. All companies...
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Wednesday, October 16
1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
  • Wednesday, October 16:  1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
  • Location:  Level 3, South Seas H
  • Session Number:   WKSHP6
It’s not a matter of using the Force; companies are increasingly finding that focusing on issues of justice, equity, diversity...

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  • Workshops
Speaker
Ann Buchman
Vice President of Marketing & Growth
TVS/Cermount
Speaker
Lara Dickinson
Executive Director & Co-Founder
OSC2
Speaker
Zoe A. Feldman, MPH MBA
Director, Chobani Incubator
Chobani
Chair
Heather Granato
Vice President, Content, Health & Nutrition
Informa Markets
Speaker
Alejandra Gratson, Ph.D.
R&D Director of Innovation Science & Discovery
RB
Speaker
Ted Harris
Chairman & CEO
Balchem Corp.
Speaker
Cathy Light
Chief Executive Officer
Lideranca Group, Inc.
Speaker
Carlotta Mast
Market Leader, New Hope Network
SVP Content & Insights, Health & Nutrition, Informa Markets
Speaker
Rahul Pasarnikar
President
CRED Enterprises
Speaker
Rachel Sexton
Strategy & Innovation Director
RB Health, Schiff Institute
  • Wednesday, October 16:  1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
  • Location:  Level 3, South Seas B
  • Session Number:   WKSHP4
The global beverage market is expected to exceed US$1.9 trillion by 2021; however, rising demand for convenience beverages among health-conscious...

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  • Workshops
Speaker
Rob Alshuler
Managing Director
Critical Mass Group
Chair
Judie Bizzozero
Senior Editor
Informa Markets
Speaker
Scott Jost
Vice President, Innovation & Design
Berlin Packaging
Speaker
Niyati Parikh
Dirtector of Operations/R&D
Koia
Speaker
Tapan Shah
Principal
Pepsico Ventures Group
Speaker
Kantha Shelke, Ph.D., CFS
Principal
Corvus Blue LLC
Moderator
James S. Tonkin
Founder & President
HealthyBrandBuilders
Speaker
Tom Vierhile
VP Strategic Insights, North America
Innova Market Insights
  • Wednesday, October 16:  1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
  • Location:  Level 3, South Seas C
  • Session Number:   WKSHP5
Today’s consumers are overstressed and under-rested, which is no surprise considering the two—stress and sleep—go hand-in-hand. Demand for sleep aids...

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  • Workshops
Speaker
Jennifer Cooper
Chief Science Officer
Savant Science
Speaker
David Foreman
president
Herbal Pharmacist Media LLC
Speaker
Susan J. Hewlings, Ph.D., RD
Director/Co-Founder
Substantiation Sciences
Speaker
Matthew Oster
Head of Consumer Health
Euromonitor International
Chair
Alex Smolokoff
Editorial Coordinator
Informa Markets
Wednesday, October 16
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
  • Wednesday, October 16:  5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
  • Location:  Fleur by Hubert Keller at Mandalay Bay
  • Session Number:   FTVR
The First-Time Visitor Reception welcomes new show visitors the evening before the expo hall opens. This two-hour reception offers a fun and intimate setting for new participants to meet with industry rock stars, various members of the SupplySide team, show supporters, and other first-timers. Prepare for the upcoming expo days...
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Wednesday, October 16
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
  • Wednesday, October 16:  5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
  • Location:  Topgolf at the MGM Grand
Produced by Vitamin Angels Get into the swing of things at SupplySide West by networking with executives in the industry! Have fun while helping Vitamin Angels reach millions of women and children in need worldwide. *Separate Registration Required. Purchase tickets here. Want to reserve a private booth for your group? Email events@vitaminangels.org      ...
  • Events

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Thursday, October 17
7:00 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Thursday, October 17:  7:00 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Location:  Level 1, Bayside F Foyer
  • Show Services - General
  • Thursday, October 17:  7:00 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Location:  Level 1, Bayside F Foyer
  • Show Services - General
Thursday, October 17
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  • Thursday, October 17:  7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  • Location:  Level 1, Shark Reef Foyer
Thursday, October 17
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
  • Thursday, October 17:  7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
  • Location:  Level 3, Palm Foyer
  • Session Number:   YOGA1
Before you walk the aisles of this year’s expo, start your day refreshed & rejuvenated by joining the SupplySide West Wellness Yoga sessions, sponsored by Wellmune®, a Kerry Brand.  *Separate registration required. Learn more and register here.  ...
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Thursday, October 17
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
  • Thursday, October 17:  8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
  • Location:  Level 3, Palm A
  • Session Number:   BB6
Learn about the booming business of eSports and the ingredients to blow away the competition! Gamers represent a unique opportunity for supplement makers. Whether gamers are competing in a professional event or playing for the love of the sport, they are looking for a competitive edge. In fact, for gamers...
  • Breakfast & Lunch Briefs

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Thursday, October 17
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Thursday, October 17:  9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Location:  Level 1, Bayside B
Thursday, October 17
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
  • Thursday, October 17:  9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
  • Location:  Level 3, Palm C
  • Session Number:   BB4
One Innovation Labs’ One Hemp™ CBD ingredient is created using a completely novel, proprietary continual extraction process that combines natural...

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  • Breakfast & Lunch Briefs
  • Thursday, October 17:  9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
  • Location:  Level 3, Palm B
  • Session Number:   BB1
Balchem invites you to a review of the latest lifestyle trends. The Breakfast Brief is targeted to innovators seeking information...

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  • Breakfast & Lunch Briefs
  • Thursday, October 17:  9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
  • Location:  Level 3, Palm D
  • Session Number:   BB5
With 20 years of clinical research, tocotrienol (EVNol SupraBio®) is poised to redefine and recharge the vitamin E and brain...

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  • Breakfast & Lunch Briefs
Thursday, October 17
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
  • Thursday, October 17:  9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
  • Location:  Level 3, South Seas F
Twenty-five years after the passage of the Dietary Supplement Health & Education Act (DSHEA), the supplement industry is larger and...

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  • Featured Sessions
Moderator
Jon Benninger
Vice President, Health & Nutrition
Informa Markets
Panelist
Jim Emme
CEO
NOW Foods
Panelist
Daniel Fabricant, Ph.D.
CEO and President
Natural Products Association
Panelist
Vasilios (Bill) Frankos MS, Ph.D.
Sr. Corp Advisor, Product Science, Safety & Compliance
Herbalife Nutrition
Moderator
Heather Granato
Vice President, Content, Health & Nutrition
Informa Markets
Panelist
Karen E. Howard
CEO, executive director
Organic & Natural Health Association
Panelist
Loren D. Israelsen
President
United Natural Products Alliance (UNPA)
Panelist
Beth Lambert
Chief Executive Officer
Herbalist & Alchemist
Panelist
Mark LeDoux
CEO and Chairman of the Board of Directors
Natural Alternatives International, Inc.
Chair
Josh Long
Legal & Regulatory Editor
Informa Markets
Panelist
Michael McGuffin
president
AHPA
Panelist
Steve Mister
President & CEO
Council for Responsible Nutrition
Panelist
Anthony Zolezzi
Board of Directors
Twinlab Consolidated Holdings
  • Thursday, October 17:  9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
  • Location:  Level 3, South Seas B
  • Session Number:   WKSHP8
Certifications can be a valuable tool for both brand owners and consumers. Acting as third-party “referees,” certifications provide increased transparency...

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  • Workshops
Chair
Charlie Bastiaanse
Associate Editor
Informa Markets
Speaker
Jeff Hilton
Co-Founder
BrandHive
Speaker
Lisa Mabe-Konstantopoulos
CEO & Buy-ologist
Green Purse PR
Speaker
Anne Malleau
Executive Director
Global Animal Partnership
Speaker
Marcia S. Moll
Marketing Director, Dietary Supplements and Herbal Medicines
U.S. Pharmacopeia
Speaker
Maryellen Molyneaux
President, Founding Partner
NMI (Natural Marketing Institute)
Speaker
Eric Pierce
VP of business insights
NEXT Data & Insights, Informa Markets
  • Thursday, October 17:  9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
  • Location:  Level 3, South Seas C
  • Session Number:   WKSHP7
Artificial just won’t do any longer in foods, beverages and supplements, so formulators must look to natural sources to color...

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  • Workshops
Speaker
Suzy Badaracco
President
Culinary Tides, Inc.
Speaker
Joe Farinella
VP of R&D
Imbibe
Speaker
Smaro Kokkinidou, Ph.D.
Sr. Research and Innovation Scientist
FONA International
Chair
Connor Lovejoy
Assistant Editor
Informa Markets
Chair
Adrienne Smith
Senior Food Business Reporter
New Hope Network, Informa Markets
Speaker
Tom Vierhile
VP Strategic Insights, North America
Innova Market Insights
Thursday, October 17
10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Thursday, October 17:  10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Show Services - General
  • Thursday, October 17:  10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Location:  Booth #5447
The Omega-3 Resource Center is a focused knowledge hub that is run in association with internationally recognized EPA & DHA...

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  • Show Features
  • Thursday, October 17:  10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Location:  Booth #5646
The IPA Probiotics Resource Center, organized in association with the International Probiotics Association (IPA) and sponsored by Nutrasource Pharmaceutical &...

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  • Show Features
  • Thursday, October 17:  10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Location:  Bayside B Lobby
New Products Zone is designed to highlight ingredients and finished products at the forefront of innovation and invention. Visit this...

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  • Show Features
  • Thursday, October 17:  10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Location:  Bayside F Lobby
The Product Concept Center at SupplySide West showcases how brands can partner with ingredient suppliers and a contract manufacturer to...

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  • Show Features
  • Thursday, October 17:  10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Location:  Booth #5921
Tasting Bar is returning for the fourth year with a larger presence, SupplySide West is bringing back the Tasting Bar,...

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  • Show Features
  • Thursday, October 17:  10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Location:  Bayside F Lobby
Back for the second year, be sure to visit The SupplySide Bookstore Presented By CRC Press in the Lobby F Main Entrance. Attendees...

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  • Show Features
  • Thursday, October 17:  10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Location:  Bayside B Lobby
Because the evolving legal and regulatory landscape affects our industry in unprecedented ways, SupplySide West has once again partnered with...

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  • Show Features
Thursday, October 17
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Thursday, October 17:  11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Location:  Booth #3009
Located in the Food ingredients North America show area, this free-to-attend program offers a Protein Spotlight with keynote speaker Mike Seldon (Finless Foods), Pat Crowley (Chapul) speaking on non-plant protein alternatives, protein trends and more by Mintel, as well as sessions on using blockchain technology for product lifecycle management, and...
  • Food ingredients Theater

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  • Thursday, October 17: 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
  • Location:  Food ingredients Theater Booth #3009
Speaker
Julien Bonvallet
Brand Director
Food ingredients North America
  • Thursday, October 17: 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
  • Location:  Food ingredients Theater, Booth #3009
Consumers want health, but they also want flavor and experience. Increasingly, companies are finding ways to deliver both. This presentation will explore what consumers look for when they think ‘indulgence’ and what the industry is providing to them....
  • Food ingredients Theater

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Speaker
Lynn Dornblaser
Director of Innovation and Insight
Mintel
  • Thursday, October 17: 11:40 AM - 12:10 PM
  • Location:  Food ingredients Theater, Booth #3009
Consumers want to see accountability, quality, safety and security in the system that provides their food. There is growing evidence that blockchain technology presents an opportunity to bring greater efficiency, transparency and more reliable traceability to the supply chains.The presentation will showcase how a blockchain-based platform can be used as...
  • Food ingredients Theater

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Speaker
Riccardo Accolla
Director of Digital Food Science
Ripe.io
  • Thursday, October 17: 12:20 PM - 2:50 PM
  • Location:  Food ingredients Theater, Booth #3009
Chair: Kinga Swiderska, Senior Content Producer, Informa Markets The global protein ingredient market is booming and is driving industry innovation in the form of new protein sources, new production methods and new applications. Food and beverage manufacturers are constantly looking for novel ways to meet the growing consumer demand for protein intake....
  • Food ingredients Theater

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Speaker
Suzy Badaracco
President
Culinary Tides, Inc.
Speaker
Patrick Crowley
Founder and CEO
Chapul Farms
Speaker
Lynn Dornblaser
Director of Innovation and Insight
Mintel
Speaker
Michael Selden
Co-Founder & CEO
Finless Foods
Chair
Kinga Swiderska
Senior Content Producer
Informa Markets
  • Thursday, October 17: 3:00 PM - 4:10 PM
  • Location:  Food ingredients Theater, Booth #3009
Consumer demand for clean labels in the US and globally is no longer something that ingredients suppliers and food manufacturers can afford to ignore. Health-conscious and increasingly informed consumers – from millennials through to the elderly – are looking for natural ingredients, clear packaging and product narratives that resonate. Learn about...
  • Food ingredients Theater

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Speaker
Anthony Clark, Ph.D.
Chief Science Officer
Mycotechnology
Speaker
Riana Lynn
Chief Executive Officer
Journey Foods
Speaker
Eric Pierce
VP of business insights
NEXT Data & Insights, Informa Markets

Thursday, October 17
11:00 AM - 5:20 PM
  • Thursday, October 17:  11:00 AM - 5:20 PM
  • Location:  Booth #1266 & Booth #1467
The Supplier Presentation Theater is one of the most effective ways to learn about new and innovative ingredient technologies. These exhibitor-sponsored presentations are devoted to ingredient-and service-specific science, applications, formulation and marketing and are free to all visitors. Click Here to See Sponsored Session Details! ...
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  • Thursday, October 17: 11:00 AM - 11:20 AM
  • Location:  Supplier Presentation Theater, Booth #1467
Overcoming the challenges associated with transforming vegetable proteins into meat alternative applications to match the expected mouthfeel, taste, nutritional profile, and eating experience that traditional meat eaters know and expect.  An overview of technologies for product development and innovation in the vegan, vegetarian and flexitarian marketspace. Speaker: Nancy Stachiw, Director Applications R&D, N. America ...
  • Supplier Presentation Theater

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  • Thursday, October 17: 11:00 AM - 11:20 AM
  • Location:  Supplier Presentation Theater, Booth #1266
The study published in the Journal of Medicinal Foods confirmed the 5-day benefits for joint health using 450 mg BiovaFlex. The study showed statistically significant improvement in performance in 5-days as measured by the 6-minute walk test. The WOMAC stiffness score also significantly improved for BiovaFlex subjects over placebo within 5 days.  Daily consumption of...
  • Supplier Presentation Theater

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  • Thursday, October 17: 11:30 AM - 11:50 AM
  • Location:  Supplier Presentation Theater, Booth #1266
CBD oil in combination products with any ingredients, including herbal extracts, is an exciting possibility that allows for targeted and improved impact. However, CBD cannot always be directly combined nor, can it always be delivered in high enough, efficacious dosages. ComboCap’s dual-delivery technology is an elegant solution that allows CBD oil to be delivered side-by-side...
  • Supplier Presentation Theater

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  • Thursday, October 17: 11:30 AM - 11:50 AM
  • Location:  Supplier Presentation Theater, Booth #1467
All minerals are not created equal. Join us to understand the characterization of chelated minerals and how they offer multiple functional advantages over non-chelated minerals. More notably, learn to distinguish the differences between various minerals and understand the quality of the products you are buying. Dr. Mitchell will explain the methods used to prove chelation and...
  • Supplier Presentation Theater

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  • Thursday, October 17: 12:00 PM - 12:50 PM
  • Location:  Supplier Presentation Theater, Booth #1266
Join Elite Trail Runner Joseph Gray and AstaReal's Dr. Karen Hecht as they discuss how natural astaxanthin helps high-level athletes perform at their best. Joseph Gray is a 16-time USA National Champion, 28-time Team USA Member, 6-time USA Mountain Running National Champion, and 9-Time USA Mountain Runner of the Year. Joseph also has a passion for...
  • Supplier Presentation Theater

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  • Thursday, October 17: 12:00 PM - 12:20 PM
  • Location:  Supplier Presentation Theater, Booth #1467
Cranberry PACs are increasingly recognized for their powerful antioxidant properties and their benefits in urinary tract health. Recent AUA guidelines recommend soluble PACs in cranberry as an effective alternative to antibiotics for preventing UTIs. However, adulteration remains a significant concern in the marketplace. Simmons will provide examples of common adulterants, explain how to authenticate...
  • Supplier Presentation Theater

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  • Thursday, October 17: 12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
  • Location:  Supplier Presentation Theater, Booth #1467
In a preclinical study, a delphinidin-rich maqui berry extract (Delphinol®) demonstrated beneficial effects on bone metabolism - both in vitro and in vivo. Delphinol® stimulated osteoblastic differentiation and in parallel, it inhibited osteoclast genesis through downregulation of specific genes. In addition, micro-CT analyses showed that daily oral administration of the...
  • Supplier Presentation Theater

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  • Thursday, October 17: 1:00 PM - 1:20 PM
  • Location:  Supplier Presentation Theater, Booth #1467
Maintaining healthy circulation is critical, and supplementation with vasoactive nutrients like resveratrol is a key strategy for healthy living. Evolva, a health ingredients innovator, will present new results from RESHAW (Resveratrol for Healthy Aging in Women), the largest trial of its kind studying post-menopausal women.  Learn the benefits of Veri-te™ resveratrol...
  • Supplier Presentation Theater

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  • Thursday, October 17: 1:00 PM - 1:20 PM
  • Location:  Supplier Presentation Theater, Booth #1266
In the recent years, there has been an increasing number of scientific publications on the potential health and performance benefits of collagen. To provide a deeper insight into this topic, PB Leiner has invited Professor Michael Ormsbee (Associate Director at Florida State University Institute of Sports Sciences & Medicine), to talk about the effectiveness of...
  • Supplier Presentation Theater

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  • Thursday, October 17: 1:30 PM - 1:50 PM
  • Location:  Supplier Presentation Theater, Booth #1467
Pre-diabetes and Type 2 diabetes prevalence  Milk and diabetes prevention Pep2Dia, an innovative dairy bioactive Pre-clinical and clinical study results on glycaemia  Ingredia, the leader in dairy bioactives, will showcase its new bioactive ingredient to prevent type 2 diabetes onset: Pep2Dia®. In 2017, 352 million people were at risk of developing type 2 diabetes....
  • Supplier Presentation Theater

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  • Thursday, October 17: 1:30 PM - 1:50 PM
  • Location:  Supplier Presentation Theater, Booth #1266
Turmeric is one of the ancient herbs used for various purposes with significance in medicine, culinary and cosmetics. Most of the studies on Turmeric emphasized on curcuminoids, whereas, during our research appreciable benefits were observed in the water-soluble components of Turmeric, called Turmerosaccharides™. This formed the basis to develop a...
  • Supplier Presentation Theater

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  • Thursday, October 17: 2:00 PM - 2:50 PM
  • Location:  Supplier Presentation Theater, Booth #1467
Peter Holocher, Head of Dietary Supplement Market Development at ESHA Research will walk through the product formulation and label creation process. He will demonstrate how Genesis R&D Supplements can significantly accelerate speed to market while mitigating commercialization risk. Peter will focus on input of new ingredients and the evaluation of scale-up formulations to generate the...
  • Supplier Presentation Theater

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  • Thursday, October 17: 2:00 PM - 2:20 PM
  • Location:  Supplier Presentation Theater, Booth #1266
In the last year, black elderberry has experienced a boom of popularity and awareness for its notable immune support benefits.  However, not all elderberry ingredients are created equal and Artemis International, in conjunction with Iprona, is proud to officially launch the ElderCraft® brand of premium European black elderberry extract offerings. ...
  • Supplier Presentation Theater

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  • Thursday, October 17: 2:30 PM - 3:20 PM
  • Location:  Supplier Presentation Theater, Booth #1266
Vitamin K2 Supplements: Combining Science of Product Formulation with Art of Product Design Description: Join this speaking event to learn about a range of market-ready formulations that combine the science of vitamin K2 formulation with the art of delivering it in innovative dose forms. key learnings include: Ready-to-market vitamin K2 formulations for a faster product launch Formulating unique supplements in...
  • Supplier Presentation Theater

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  • Thursday, October 17: 3:00 PM - 3:50 PM
  • Location:  Supplier Presentation Theater, Booth #1467
The complex biochemical processes of aging, the major risk factor for cardiovascular disease, relates to endothelial dysfunction, high blood pressure, hyperglycemia leading to diabetes and altered gut-microbiota. Inspired by the healthy aging benefits of the Mediterranean Diet, Euromed fruit extracts from pomegranate (Pomanox®), olive (Mediteanox®), artichoke (Cynamed™) and fig (ABAlife®) are obtained with innovative extraction technologies...
  • Supplier Presentation Theater

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  • Thursday, October 17: 3:30 PM - 4:20 PM
  • Location:  Supplier Presentation Theater, Booth #1266
Christian Krueger (CEO) of Complete Phytochemical Solutions and Derek Timm, (nutrition scientist) with Taiyo International present exciting science-based advances in cranberry ingredients. You will discover how your company can benefit with quality cranberry ingredients - taken every day by everyone. You will learn the sales and growth opportunities cutting edge innovation that take cranberry beyond UTI. The seminar...
  • Supplier Presentation Theater

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  • Thursday, October 17: 4:00 PM - 4:20 PM
  • Location:  Supplier Presentation Theater, Booth #1467
The role of omega-3 in sports performance is explored in a recent clinical trial. Effects of Move3 – a blend of KD-Pür® Omega-3 EPA/DHA and NEM® brand natural eggshell membrane - on pain, stiffness and cartilage damage in healthy men and women following exercise are examined. Improvements were seen after 3 days and a marker...
  • Supplier Presentation Theater

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  • Thursday, October 17: 4:30 PM - 4:50 PM
  • Location:  Supplier Presentation Theater, Booth #1467
Dr. Sven Rohmann, our Chief Medical Officer will talk about how we have the number one immune additive. We have new data to share with you, proprietary. Our immune additive is sold as a stand-alone or in combination with one of your existing products, putting you ahead of your competition....
  • Supplier Presentation Theater

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  • Thursday, October 17: 4:30 PM - 5:20 PM
  • Location:  Supplier Presentation Theater, Booth #1266
The evidence base describing the benefits of psychoactive, non-intoxicating cannabidiol (CBD) has contributed to the rabid enthusiasm for “CBD”. However, the CBD used in these studies is modestly to dramatically different from “CBD” and hemp extracts. Can the “entourage effect” from “partial spectrum” extracts explain anecdotes of efficacy? How is...
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Thursday, October 17
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  • Thursday, October 17:  12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  • Location:  Level 3, Palm B
  • Session Number:   LB3
FDA approved qualified claims related to Hypertension and Coronary heart disease. Find out how clinically proven Accelon Omega-3 absorption technology,...

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  • Breakfast & Lunch Briefs
  • Thursday, October 17:  12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  • Location:  Level 3, Palm A
  • Session Number:   LB2
What is the gut microbiota and how does it affect health and wellbeing?  The human gut is home to the...

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  • Breakfast & Lunch Briefs
Thursday, October 17
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Thursday, October 17:  12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Location:  Booth # 5759
SupplySide Central is where science & strategy intersect in a live, interactive forum. Located in the expo hall, SupplySide Central offers a variety of interactive, quick-paced programming, designed to delve into some of the hot topics facing the industry. From the SupplySide Launchpad, where exhibitors will highlight their new products,...
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  • Thursday, October 17: 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
  • Location:  SupplySide Central, Booth #5759
Cargill presents the world premiere of a new documentary, developed with Food Insider Journal, exploring the stevia supply chain and the innovations the company has put into place to enhance sustainability through the lifecycle. Join Cargill’s executive team for a special Q&A along with the documentary screening to explore how...
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  • Thursday, October 17: 12:30 PM - 1:00 PM
  • Location:  SupplySide Central, Booth #5759
SupplySide Launchpad showcases some of the latest innovative launches from across the global health and nutrition space. Stop in for these short, quick-hitting talks covering: What is the product/ingredient? What are its benefits? What is the science behind it? What are the applications and opportunities for product development? ...
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  • Thursday, October 17: 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
  • Location:  SupplySide Central, Booth #5759
Saw Palmetto extract market has been challenged with adulterated and fake extract products sold worldwide straining the supplier/consumer relationship. USPlus® Saw Palmetto has successfully completed USP's rigorous Dietary Ingredient Verification Program, which evaluated adherence to Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) and officially recognized quality standards. USP DIVP helps ingredient manufacturers ensure...
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  • Thursday, October 17: 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
  • Location:  SupplySide Central, Booth #5759
Interested in carving out a unique niche in the digestive health space? 2’-FL is a human prebiotic, along with some other human milk oligosaccharides (HMOs), that most people have ingested at one point in their lifetime. It selectively stimulates the growth of beneficial bacteria to shape the microbiome and immune...
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  • Thursday, October 17: 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
  • Location:  SupplySide Central, Booth #5759
Today’s values-driven consumers expect more from the brands and products they use. As consumers seek products that help them live longer, healthier lives, manufacturers need product strategy that guides them from “now” to “next” - thoughtfully designed, relevant products that delight consumers and respect the planet, and help them build...
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  • Thursday, October 17: 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Location:  SupplySide Central, Booth #5759
Join BrandHive to preview emerging branded ingredients driving consumer interest in improved health and daily performance. These science-backed nutrients are fueling supply channel innovation. Speaker: Jeff Hilton, Co-founder, BrandHive Interviewees: Rob Brewster, President, Ingredients by Nature™ Jordi Espadaler, Chief Scientific Officer & Miquel Bonachera, Executive Director, Floradapt Vaughn DuBow, Brand Manager, MitoCarn™   Sponsored by BrandHive ...
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  • Thursday, October 17: 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
  • Location:  SupplySide Central, Booth #5759
The ocean covers 70% of our planet, and is a unique, diverse system with a critical role to play in the world’s future. It is also the source of myriad unique ingredients with health-promoting capabilities. However, we are facing a crisis in ocean biodiversity, and only by banding together can...
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  • Thursday, October 17: 3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Location:  SupplySide Central, Booth #5759
Presented by Innova Market Insights Speaker: Tom Vierhile, VP Strategic Insights, North America Innovation around specific health conditions, need states, novel ingredients, and diverse delivery systems are driving growth and opportunity in supplements and nutraceuticals. This presentation will examine the industry’s growing focus on cognitive health, rising interest in herbal and botanical...
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Speaker
Tom Vierhile
VP Strategic Insights, North America
Innova Market Insights
  • Thursday, October 17: 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
  • Location:  SupplySide Central, Booth #5759
The pre-workout product category is booming, but undesirable side effects associated with beta-alanine are resulting in formulations with less than efficacious doses. Join Dr. Hector Lopez, MS, as he unveils the science behind BetaPrime, a new patented ingredient that unleashes the full potential of beta-alanine by reducing paresthesia, or “tingles”,...
  • SupplySide Central

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  • Thursday, October 17: 4:30 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Location:  SupplySide Central, Booth #5759
Presented by the Climate Collaborative, American Botanical Council and American Herbal Products Association Climate change presents a huge opportunity--and risk--for companies with agricultural supply chains, and more than ever, consumers want to see the businesses they purchase do more to reduce their footprint. In this panel, you'll hear from experts like...
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Speaker
Ann Armbrecht
Director, Sustainable Herbs Program
American Botanical Council
Speaker
Erin Callahan
director
The Climate Collaborative
Speaker
Matt Dybala
Farm Manager
HerbPharm
Speaker
Sara Newmark
VP of Social Impact
MegaFood

Thursday, October 17
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Thursday, October 17:  2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Location:  Level 3, South Seas H
  • Session Number:   WKSHP9
The nearly US$3 trillion food and beverage market are experiencing phenomenal growth, due in part to consumer demand for innovative...

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  • Workshops
Speaker
Brandon Hernandez
Senior Partner/Owner
Whole Brain Consulting
Chair
Connor Lovejoy
Assistant Editor
Informa Markets
Speaker
Gregory Miller
Partner
Rivkin Radler LLP
Chair
Adrienne Smith
Senior Food Business Reporter
New Hope Network, Informa Markets
Speaker
Glenn Steiner
Sr. Vice President, Supply Chain
Fresca Foods
  • Thursday, October 17:  2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Location:  Level 3, South Seas C
  • Session Number:   WKSHP10
Contract laboratories play a critical role in the dietary supplement industry. However, selecting the right lab and working together to...

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  • Workshops
Chair
Sandy Almendarez
director, content, health & nutrition
Informa Markets
Speaker
Tara Lin Couch, Ph.D.
Senior Director of Dietary Supplement and Tobacco Services
EAS Consulting Group, LLC
Speaker
Jen Johansen
Vice President of Quality, Regulatory & Government Affairs
Cyanotech Corporation
Speaker
Catherine Rimmer, Ph.D.
Research Chemist
National Insititute of Standards and Technology
  • Thursday, October 17:  2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Location:  Level 3, South Seas B
  • Session Number:   WKSHP11
Think of it as GMO 2.0, this evolution of the rapidly emerging, often under-the-radar technologies that are impacting the supply...

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  • Workshops
Chair
Heather Granato
Vice President, Content, Health & Nutrition
Informa Markets
Moderator
Karen E. Howard
CEO, executive director
Organic & Natural Health Association
Moderator
Frank Lampe
VP of Communications & Industry Relations
UNPA
Speaker
Alan Lewis
Director of Government Affairs
Natural Grocers
Speaker
Davey McHenry
Vice President, Consulting Services
The Hartman Group
Speaker
Dana Perls
Senior Food Policy Campaigner
Friends of the Earth
Speaker
Megan Westgate
Executive Director
Non-GMO Project
Thursday, October 17
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
  • Thursday, October 17:  5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
  • Location:  Lower Level, Tradewinds E
Join the LGBTQ+ allies for an evening of networking and fun! This event is a benefit for The Trevor Project, dedicated to crisis intervention and suicide prevention with LGBTQ+ youth. ...
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Friday, October 18
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
  • Friday, October 18:  7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
  • Location:  Level 3, Palm Foyer
Before you walk the aisles of this year’s expo, start your day refreshed & rejuvenated by joining the SupplySide West Wellness Yoga sessions, sponsored by Wellmune®, a Kerry brand. *Separate registration required. Learn more and register here.  ...
  • Events

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Friday, October 18
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Friday, October 18:  8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Location:  Level 1, Bayside F Foyer
...
  • Show Services - General
  • Friday, October 18:  8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Location:  Level 1, Bayside F Foyer
  • Show Services - General
Friday, October 18
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Friday, October 18:  9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Location:  Level 1, Bayside B
Friday, October 18
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
  • Friday, October 18:  9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
  • Location:  Level 3, Palm C
  • Session Number:   BB3
Consumers are more focused than ever on health and wellness. Help them live their best life with SR CarnoSyn®, a...

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  • Breakfast & Lunch Briefs
  • Friday, October 18:  9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
  • Location:  Level 3, Palm B
  • Session Number:   BB2
The sports nutrition sector continues to expand and diversify. There is no longer a narrowly defined “typical” sports nutrition consumer,...

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  • Breakfast & Lunch Briefs
Friday, October 18
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
  • Friday, October 18:  9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
  • Location:  Level 3, South Seas F
Sales of organic products topped $52 billion in the United States last year, according to the Organic Trade Association (OTA)...

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  • Featured Sessions
Panelist
Laura Batcha
CEO and Executive Director
Organic Trade Association
Panelist
Tom Chapman
Director of Ingredient Sourcing, CLIF Bar & Co.
CLIF Bar & Co
Chair
Bill Giebler
Content & Insights Director
Nutrition Business Journal, Informa Markets
Chair
Heather Granato
Vice President, Content, Health & Nutrition
Informa Markets
Panelist
Angela Jagiello
Director of Education and Insights
Organic Trade Association
Panelist
Bob Kaake
Natural & Organic Technical Director
General Mills
Panelist
M. Richard Kay
President
Sweet Candy Company
Panelist
Tyler Lorenzen
President
Puris
Panelist
Steve Peirce
President
Ribus
Panelist
Nate Powell-Palm
National Young Farmers Coalition
  • Friday, October 18:  9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
  • Location:  Level 3, South Seas B
  • Session Number:   WKSHP13
Almost 9 in 10 Americans believe they live in a wasteful society, reflecting the majority impression (71%) who stated they...

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  • Workshops
Chair
Sandy Almendarez
director, content, health & nutrition
Informa Markets
Speaker
Lara Dickinson
Executive Director & Co-Founder
OSC2
Speaker
Steve French
Managing Partner
NMI (Natural Marketing Institute)
Speaker
Stacey Gillespie
Director of Product Strategy
Gaia Herbs, Inc.
Speaker
Jeremiah McElwee
SVP Merchandising & Product Development
Thrive Market
Speaker
Derek A. McNamara
Senior Purchasing Manager
Nutiva
Friday, October 18
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Friday, October 18:  10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Show Services - General
  • Friday, October 18:  10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Location:  Booth #5447
The Omega-3 Resource Center is a focused knowledge hub that is run in association with internationally recognized EPA & DHA...

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  • Show Features
  • Friday, October 18:  10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Location:  Booth #5646
The IPA Probiotics Resource Center, organized in association with the International Probiotics Association (IPA) and sponsored by Nutrasource Pharmaceutical &...

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  • Show Features
  • Friday, October 18:  10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Location:  Bayside B Lobby
New Products Zone is designed to highlight ingredients and finished products at the forefront of innovation and invention. Visit this...

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  • Show Features
  • Friday, October 18:  10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Location:  Bayside F Lobby
The Product Concept Center at SupplySide West showcases how brands can partner with ingredient suppliers and a contract manufacturer to...

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  • Show Features
  • Friday, October 18:  10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Location:  Booth #5921
Tasting Bar is returning for the fourth year with a larger presence, SupplySide West is bringing back the Tasting Bar, a...

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  • Show Features
  • Friday, October 18:  10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Location:  Bayside F Lobby
Back for the second year, be sure to visit The SupplySide Bookstore Presented By CRC Press in the Lobby F Main Entrance. Attendees...

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  • Show Features
  • Friday, October 18:  10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Location:  Bayside B Lobby
Because the evolving legal and regulatory landscape affects our industry in unprecedented ways, SupplySide West has once again partnered with...

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  • Show Features
Friday, October 18
10:30 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Friday, October 18:  10:30 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Location:  Booth # 5759
SupplySide Central is where science & strategy intersect in a live, interactive forum. Located in the expo hall, SupplySide Central offers a variety of interactive, quick-paced programming, designed to delve into some of the hot topics facing the industry. From the SupplySide Launchpad, where exhibitors will highlight their new products,...
  • SupplySide Central

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  • Friday, October 18: 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
  • Location:  SupplySide Central, Booth #5759
Presented by Chris Rawlings, Sophie Society Most brands don’t realize the impact that images and product descriptions have on a customer's decision-making process. This presentation will teach you how to take advantage of the expensive real estate that is your Amazon product listing. ...
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Speaker
Chris Rawlings
Founder & CEO
Sophie Society
  • Friday, October 18: 11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
  • Location:  SupplySide Central, Booth #5759
This session will break down NEXT Data & Insights and Inside the Bottle research that reveals why transparency and traceability are the most important supplement industry practices—and how to make them a reality for your business. ...
  • SupplySide Central

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  • Friday, October 18: 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Location:  SupplySide Central, Booth #5759
Presented by Innova Market Insights Speaker: Tom Vierhile, VP Strategic Insights, North America Today’s consumer recognizes that food and beverage choices directly impact physical and mental health. This mindset is driving innovation around specific health conditions and desired outcomes, like disease prevention, stress relief, and emotional wellbeing. See how innovators are using...
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Speaker
Tom Vierhile
VP Strategic Insights, North America
Innova Market Insights
  • Friday, October 18: 12:00 PM - 12:30 PM
  • Location:  SupplySide Central, Booth #5759
Presented by TraceGains With major shifts in consumer priorities and changing sales channels, pressure for food, beverage, and supplement companies to innovate is at an all-time high. Yet the new product development process is rife with challenges from poor collaboration to fragmented supply chains and internal silos. Old school ways of...
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Speaker
Dana Johnson Downing
Director of Partnerships and Public Policy
TraceGains
  • Friday, October 18: 12:30 PM - 1:00 PM
  • Location:  SupplySide Central, Booth #5759
The NEXTY Awards at SupplySide West recognize innovation, inspiration and integrity across a range of finished product categories—from condition-specific supplements and nutrient delivery innovation to functional food/beverage and brand storytelling. One winner in each category will be honored on stage at the NEXTY SupplySide Awards presentation! Friday’s presentation will call out...
  • SupplySide Central

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  • Friday, October 18: 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
  • Location:  SupplySide Central, Booth #5759
Presented by: Evan Cobb, Business Development Manager, NEXT Data & Insights Eric Pierce, VP, Business Insights, NEXT Data & Insights Data is a key component that helps companies elevate their decision making prowess and drive business growth. Myriad challenges from supply chain complexity and shifting distribution channels make accessing reliable data about the...
  • SupplySide Central

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Speaker
Amanda Hartt
Market Research Manager-Trends
Informa Markets, NEXT Data & Insights Team
Speaker
Eric Pierce
VP of business insights
NEXT Data & Insights, Informa Markets
  • Friday, October 18: 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
  • Location:  SupplySide Central, Booth #5759
Presented by the American Botanical Council, NOW Health and Pharmavite A new program will soon provide a supplier-buyer contract template to reduce or halt the resale of irreparably defective articles into the supply chain. When will this program be implemented by leading suppliers, manufacturers and brands? How will it help industry...
  • SupplySide Central

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  • Friday, October 18: 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
  • Location:  SupplySide Central, Booth #5759
Presented by the Climate Collaborative, American Botanical Council and American Herbal Products Association  Speakers:  Josef A. Brinckmann, Research Fellow, Traditional Medicinals, Inc. Rupa Das, Vice President of Global Quality & Compliance, BI Nutraceuticals In this panel, Josef Brinckmann, Traditional Medicinals Research Fellow, and Rupa Das, VP of Global Quality & Compliance for BI Nutraceuticals,...
  • SupplySide Central

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Speaker
Josef A. Brinckmann
Research Fellow
Traditional Medicinals, Inc.
Speaker
Rupa Das
VP of Global Quality & Compliance
BI Nutraceuticals
  • Friday, October 18: 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Location:  SupplySide Central, Booth #5759
Presented by Tracey Landau, President + Partner, MarketPlace  Wellness consumers find touch points throughout the day to make time for their personal health. To better understand consumers’ awareness, attitudes, and behaviors related to supplements and the wellness economy, MarketPlace conducted a survey of supplement users. To deepen our understanding of the...
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Speaker
Tracy Landau
President
MarketPlace
  • Friday, October 18: 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
  • Location:  SupplySide Central, Booth #5759
Presented by Roy Bingham, CEO, BDS Analytics With the growing interest and popularity of hemp-derived cannabinoids within CPG industries, understanding the legal cannabis market and the consumer has quickly become essential for developing successful market strategies. This presentation will focus on the U.S. cannabinoid market scale and growth, the rise of...
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Speaker
Roy Bingham
CEO
BDS Analytics
  • Friday, October 18: 3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Location:  SupplySide Central, Booth #5759
Consumers today are listening to influencers online, taking advice on what to buy, what to eat, what to avoid and much more. But what are these influencers saying about the nutrition and food ingredients in the SupplySide space? Two leading nutrition industry influencers—Dawn Jackson Blatner, RDN (@djblatner) and Jason Wrobel...
  • SupplySide Central

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Speaker
Dawn Jackson Blatner
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist
DawnJacksonBlatner.com
Speaker
Jason Wrobel
Celebrity Chef and Co-Founder of Wellevatr
Wellevatr

Friday, October 18
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Friday, October 18:  11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Location:  Booth #3009
Located in the Food ingredients North America show area, this free-to-attend program offers an Organic Spotlight with special guest Kim Dietz (President of OTA) on opportunities in organic, Amishi Takalkar (Nailbiter) on shopper behavior in organic and clean label, as well as sessions exploring successful innovation in the food space,...
  • Food ingredients Theater

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  • Friday, October 18: 11:00 AM - 12:10 PM
  • Location:  Food ingredients Theater, Booth #3009
The pace of innovation is mind boggling today. A record number of start-ups are popping up in all corners of the world, ready to tackle bigger challenges in novel ways that resonate with consumers. How are large CPG and ingredient companies responding to this? What models are they using to...
  • Food ingredients Theater

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Speaker
Eric Pierce
VP of business insights
NEXT Data & Insights, Informa Markets
Speaker
Rahul Shinde
Global Director, Open Innovation & Strategic Partnerships
Naturex, part of Givaudan
  • Friday, October 18: 12:20 PM - 2:50 PM
  • Location:  Food ingredients Theater, Booth #3009
Sustained strong growth in consumer demand for organic food products has caused the organic food ingredients market to evolve beyond a focus on production methods in accordance with organic standards. Organically sourced ingredients are increasingly in demand from consumers seeking products they perceive to be natural, ethical and sustainable. As...
  • Food ingredients Theater

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Speaker
Kim Dietz
Government Relations & Corporate Sustainability
The J.M. Smucker Company
Speaker
Erin Heitkamp
Senior Vice President - Agriculture & Public Affairs
Pipeline Foods
Speaker
Carlotta Mast
Market Leader, New Hope Network
SVP Content & Insights, Health & Nutrition, Informa Markets
Chair
Kinga Swiderska
Senior Content Producer
Informa Markets
Speaker
Amishi Takalkar
CEO
NAILBITER
  • Friday, October 18: 3:00 PM - 4:10 PM
  • Location:  Food ingredients Theater, Booth #3009
Consumer demand for clean labels in the US and globally is no longer something that ingredients suppliers and food manufacturers can afford to ignore. Health-conscious and increasingly informed consumers – from millennials through to the elderly – are looking for natural ingredients, clear packaging and product narratives that resonate. Learn how...
  • Food ingredients Theater

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Speaker
Amishi Takalkar
CEO
NAILBITER
Speaker
Alex Woo, Ph.D.
CEO
W20 Food Innovation

Friday, October 18
11:00 AM - 4:50 PM
  • Friday, October 18:  11:00 AM - 4:50 PM
  • Location:  Booth #1266 & Booth #1467
The Supplier Presentation Theater is one of the most effective ways to learn about new and innovative ingredient technologies. These exhibitor-sponsored presentations are devoted to ingredient-and service-specific science, applications, formulation and marketing and are free to all visitors. Click Here to see Sponsored Session Details!  ...
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  • Friday, October 18: 11:00 AM - 11:20 AM
  • Location:  Supplier Presentation Theater, Booth #1467
Canomiks is at the intersection of genomics, bioinformatics and nutrition whose technology has been developed by Harvard Medical School researchers. Using AI and bioinformatics, Canomiks is developing a platform to help standardize the biological effect of botanicals and micronutrients. Canomiks is also helping companies test their ingredients/formulations for a complete human...
  • Supplier Presentation Theater

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  • Friday, October 18: 11:00 AM - 11:20 AM
  • Location:  Supplier Presentation Theater, Booth #1266
Substantial evidence links declining NAD and the aging process. BLS spent several years developing RiaGev, a unique combination of Bioenergy Ribose and Vitamin B3, which utilizes the preferred pathway and increases both NAD and ATP. This is important because NAD and ATP must be in relative concentrations for any cell to survive and to...
  • Supplier Presentation Theater

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  • Friday, October 18: 11:30 AM - 11:50 AM
  • Location:  Supplier Presentation Theater, Booth #1467
The NDI notified Rexflavone® is composed of a natural extract of the Sophora japonica linne fruit. This clinically proven Rexflavone® had shown excellent effectiveness for women’s menopause symptoms and exhibited significantly decreasing Kupperman Index (KI) score compared to placebo group as well as total change of menopausal symptoms (p < 0.05) without significant adverse effects in...
  • Supplier Presentation Theater

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  • Friday, October 18: 11:30 AM - 11:50 AM
  • Location:  Supplier Presentation Theater, Booth #1266
Aronia berry, perhaps one of the greatest “hidden treasures” of the berry/antioxidant category, is ready to take on the heart health category with force!  This still somewhat unheralded superberry has been the subject of numerous human clinical studies and has been found to have a significant impact on markers such...
  • Supplier Presentation Theater

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  • Friday, October 18: 12:00 PM - 12:50 PM
  • Location:  Supplier Presentation Theater, Booth #1467
This session will focus on trends and demographics in the Cognitive Health Space.  It will hone in on growth and different cognitive health markets including Sports Nutrition and the ever growing E-Sports categories.  Speaker: Elyse Lovett, MS, MBA, Senior Marketing Manager, Kyowa Hakko USA...
  • Supplier Presentation Theater

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  • Friday, October 18: 12:30 PM - 12:50 PM
  • Location:  Supplier Presentation Theater, Booth #1266
Crystal E® maintains the original form of α-tocopherol, cocrystallized to a stable, crystalline powder without any chemical modification (typically ethyl esters) or encapsulation process.  This invention avoids drawbacks of the traditional process, such as using animal sourced gelatin, oil leakage and low drug loading (<45%). Crystal E® contains 85% tocopherol with superior stability,...
  • Supplier Presentation Theater

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  • Friday, October 18: 1:00 PM - 1:20 PM
  • Location:  Supplier Presentation Theater, Booth #1467
Bilberry extracts are largely used in pharmaceutical and nutraceutical products due to their known health benefits, in particular on eye health and microcirculation. It is important to guarantee that bilberry extracts have the required specifications in terms of chemical components and the declared pure botanical origin, Vaccinium myrtillus L. berries....
  • Supplier Presentation Theater

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  • Friday, October 18: 1:00 PM - 1:20 PM
  • Location:  Supplier Presentation Theater, Booth #1266
PureForm Global, a cutting-edge biotechnology company specializing in the development and production of cannabinoids, not derived from hemp/cannabis. PureForm is currently producing CBD at commercial scale and is available for broad scale application. The patent-pending process for CBD production starts with natural citrus terpenes and yields pure molecular CBD, identical to CBD produced by the...
  • Supplier Presentation Theater

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  • Friday, October 18: 1:30 PM - 1:50 PM
  • Location:  Supplier Presentation Theater, Booth #1266
Learn about the unique, new, four-ingredient MuscleGuard™ formulation from Lonza – a precise ratio of three amino-acid derived ingredients: Carnipure® L-carnitine, creatine and leucine along with vitamin D. Delivering clinically-studied benefits for sports performance and recovery, discover how MuscleGuard™ formulation increases muscle mass, strength and activity, and delivers twice as...
  • Supplier Presentation Theater

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Friday, October 18
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  • Friday, October 18:  12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  • Location:  Level 3, Palm A
  • Session Number:   LB1
Next to muscle, connective tissue is a major component determining athletic performance.  It is a key element for translating muscle mass into movement and strength – so, collagen peptides supplementation helps us stay flexible, mobile, strong and beautiful – for longer.  Here, GELITA’s roster of Bioactive Collagen Peptides® are the...
  • Breakfast & Lunch Briefs

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Friday, October 18
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Friday, October 18:  2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Location:  Level 3, South Seas H
  • Session Number:   WKSHP14
As clean label continues to adapt in mainstream food and beverages, gluten-free, keto, vegan and even low-FODMAPs are blurring the...

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Chair
Judie Bizzozero
Senior Editor
Informa Markets
Speaker
Lynn Dornblaser
Director of Innovation and Insight
Mintel
Speaker
Carlotta Mast
Market Leader, New Hope Network
SVP Content & Insights, Health & Nutrition, Informa Markets
Speaker
Rachel B. Zemser, BS, MS, CCS, CFS
Food Scientist
A LA Carte Connections, LLC
  • Friday, October 18:  2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Location:  Level 3, South Seas C
  • Session Number:   WKSHP16
Athletes and active consumers are increasingly interested in maximizing their cognitive function and health relative to exercise and competition. This...

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Speaker
Richard Kreider, Ph.D., FACSM, FASEP, FISSN, FACN, FNAK
Executive Director, Human Clinical Research Facility Director, Exercise & Sport Nutrition Lab
Department of Health & Kinesiology, Texas A&M University
Speaker
Michael Lewis, M.D.
Founder
Brain Health Education & Research Institute
Chair
Steve Myers
senior editor
Informa Markets
Speaker
Rooban Princely
Sales & Marketing Director
FMCG Gurus
  • Friday, October 18:  2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Location:  Level 3, South Seas B
  • Session Number:   WKSHP15
With the U.S. supplement market for prebiotics and synbiotics expected to double each year over the next several years, and...

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Chair
Karen Butler
Senior Editor
Informa Markets
Speaker
Kara Landau
CEO and Head Dietitian
Uplift Food
Chair
Len Monheit
Executive Director
Global Prebiotics Association
Speaker
Claire Morton Reynolds
senior industry analyst
Nutrition Business Journal, Informa Markets
Speaker
Hariom Yadov Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Wake Forest School of Medicine
Saturday, October 19
7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Saturday, October 19:  7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Location:  Level 3, South Seas E
  • Session Number:   AHPA
The 2019 American Herbal Products Association's (AHPA) Botanical Congress provides a unique opportunity for the herbal industry to explore issues directly impacting businesses, such as regulatory considerations facing the botanical market, and many more of the diverse opportunities and challenges that are shared by the worldwide herbal products industry. AHPA's 8th...
  • AHPA Botanical Congress

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Saturday, October 19
7:30 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Saturday, October 19:  7:30 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Location:  Level 3, Jasmine Registration Office North
Baggage left after 12pm can be picked up at the Mandalay Bay Bell Desk....
  • Show Services - General

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Saturday, October 19
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
  • Saturday, October 19:  8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
  • Location:  Level 3, Jasmine Registration Desk
  • Show Services - General
  • Saturday, October 19:  8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
  • Location:  Level 3, Jasmine Registration Desk
  • Show Services - General
Saturday, October 19
8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
  • Saturday, October 19:  8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
  • Location:  Level 3, South Seas F
  • Session Number:   WKSHP20
Market look at players in food/beverage space and specific cannabis applications in food/beverages. Massive players in the F&B space are...

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Speaker
Roy Bingham
CEO
BDS Analytics
Speaker
Keith Butler
President & Lead Hemp Researcher
LifePatent, Inc.
Speaker
Paul Frantellizzi
Co-Founder & CEO | Chief Innovation Officer
Joyful Hemp Co. Inc.
Speaker
Todd Halpern
Partner
Venable LLP
Chair
Josh Long
Legal & Regulatory Editor
Informa Markets
Speaker
Courtney N. Moran, LL. M.
Founding Principal, Attorney and Counselor at Law
Earth Law, LLC
Speaker
Justin Prochnow
Shareholder
Greenberg Traurig
Speaker
Jourdan Samel
CEO
Evo Hemp
Speaker
Ari Sherman
President
Evo Hemp
Speaker
Perteet Spencer
Principal, Strategic Partners Group
SPINS, LLC
  • Saturday, October 19:  8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
  • Location:  Level 3, South Seas H
  • Session Number:   WKSHP18
Contract manufacturers are essential to the dietary supplement industry, as they offer expertise and production capabilities to help brand owners...

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Speaker
Heather Duncan-Fairman
EAS Independent Consultant, EAS Consulting Group, LLC;
Technical Advisor, SIDS DOCK/SIDS DOCK IWON
Speaker
Blake Ebersole
President
NaturPro Scientific LLC
Chair
Heather Granato
Vice President, Content, Health & Nutrition
Informa Markets
Speaker
Kurt Schneider
President
Tech Bridge West
Speaker
Andy Swenson
VP of Quality
Dietary Supplement Experts
  • Saturday, October 19:  8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
  • Location:  Level 3, South Seas B
  • Session Number:   WKSHP17
Consumers are increasingly aware of the microbiome and probiotics, but behind the scenes there is an important need to stay...

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Chair
Karen Butler
Senior Editor
Informa Markets
Speaker
Solange Henoud
Global Regulatory Affairs Director
Lallemand Health Solutions
Speaker
Claire Morton Reynolds
senior industry analyst
Nutrition Business Journal, Informa Markets
Speaker
George Paraskevakos
Executive Director
International Probiotics Association (IPA)
Speaker
Diane Ray
Vice President, Strategic Innovation
NMI (Natural Marketing Institute)
Speaker
Jessica ter haar, Ph.D.
Scientific Director
International Probiotics Association
Speaker
Anthony Thomas, Ph.D.
Director of Scientific Affairs
Jarrow Formulas
Speaker
Nina Vinot
Area Sales Manager
Probiotical
Speaker
Ivan Wasserman
Managing Partner
Amin Talati Wasserman LLP
  • Saturday, October 19:  8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
  • Location:  Level 3, South Seas C
  • Session Number:   WKSHP19
According to recent findings from IFIC’s Food & Health Survey, 80 percent of Americans say they are taking steps to...

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Speaker
Ben Goodwin
Co-Founder and Formulator
OliPop
Speaker
Amanda Hartt
Market Research Manager-Trends
Informa Markets, NEXT Data & Insights Team
Speaker
Sarah Meis
SVP Marketing and Innovation
Lily's Sweets
Speaker
Eric Pierce
VP of business insights
NEXT Data & Insights, Informa Markets
Speaker
Darren Seifer
Food & Beverage Industry Analyst
The NPD Group
Chair
Alex Smolokoff
Editorial Coordinator
Informa Markets
Speaker
Ali Webster, Ph.D., RD.
Associate Director, Nutrition Communications
International Food Information Council
Speaker
Alex Woo, Ph.D.
CEO
W20 Food Innovation
Tuesday, October 27
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Tuesday, October 27:  8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Location:  Lotus 1
Attend an extensive 2-day training course on 21 CFR 111, the current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMPs) in manufacturing, and packaging,...

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  • GMP and Regulatory Compliance Training Program
  • Tuesday, October 27:  8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Location:  Galleria BC
This course provides an overview of the current U.S. and Canadian legal and regulatory landscape in connection with Cannabis Sativa...

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  • GMP and Regulatory Compliance Training Program
  • Tuesday, October 27:  8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Location:  Galleria A
It is up to dietary supplement manufacturers to ensure their supplement labels are compliant before they go to market, however...

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  • GMP and Regulatory Compliance Training Program
  • Tuesday, October 27:  8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Entering the dietary supplement market as a startup, facility design for GMP compliance training will cover how to create a...

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    • Tuesday, October 27:  8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    • Location:  Galleria DE
    Entering the dietary supplement market as a startup, facility design for GMP compliance training will cover how to create a...

    Session details

    • GMP and Regulatory Compliance Training Program
    Wednesday, October 28
    8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    • Wednesday, October 28:  8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    • Location:  Lotus 1
    Attend an extensive 2-day training course on 21 CFR 111, the current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMPs) in manufacturing, and packaging,...

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    • GMP and Regulatory Compliance Training Program
    • Wednesday, October 28:  8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    • Location:  Galleria A
    The ​labeling ​and ​promotion ​of ​your ​dietary ​supplement ​products ​are ​the ​most ​visible ​ways ​that ​the ​Food ​& ​Drug ​Administration...

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    • GMP and Regulatory Compliance Training Program
    • Wednesday, October 28:  8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    • Location:  Galleria DE
    Part 2 of Entering the dietary supplement as a startup focuses on product development and planning for regulatory compliance. The...

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    • GMP and Regulatory Compliance Training Program
    • Wednesday, October 28:  8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    • Location:  Galleria BC
    This course is designed to give people who want to improve quality in their facility and who already have a...

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    • GMP and Regulatory Compliance Training Program