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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
  • Location:  Level 1, Bayside F Foyer & Shark Reef Foyer
  • Tuesday, October 15, 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM

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  • Location:  Level 1, Bayside F Foyer
  • Tuesday, October 15, 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM

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Tuesday, October 15
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Location:  South Convention Center, Level 3
  • Tuesday, October 15, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
GMP and Regulatory Compliance Training Program Produced by: NSF International & SupplySide West Attend an extensive 2-day training course on 21 CFR 111, the current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMPs) in manufacturing and packaging, labeling or holding operations for dietary supplements. This course is geared to those individuals involved in the dietary...

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  • Location:  South Convention Center, Level 3
  • Tuesday, October 15, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
GMP and Regulatory Compliance Training Program Produced by: NSF International & SupplySide West  Formal Master Manufacturing Records (MMRs) and Batch Production Records (BPRs) have long been required in the pharmaceutical world, but the new Good Manufacturing Practices for dietary supplements (21 CFR 111) bring these requirements to this industry as well. Deficiencies...

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  • Location:  South Convention Center, Level 3
  • Tuesday, October 15, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
GMP and Regulatory Compliance Training Program Produced by: NSF International & SupplySide West  The labeling and promotion of your dietary supplement products are the most visible ways that the Food & Drug Administration and the Federal Trade Commission can track your compliance with federal regulations. A perfect complement to “Dietary Supplement Labeling...

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  • Location:  South Convention Center, Level 3
  • Tuesday, October 15, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
GMP and Regulatory Compliance Training Program Produced by: NSF International & SupplySide West  This course will provide an introduction to all seven new rules and regulations established by FSMA and provide insight on which rules impact dietary supplement companies. The course will also provide tools, references and ideas for implementing the changes...

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Wednesday, October 16
7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Location:  Level 1, Bayside F Foyer & Shark Reef Foyer
  • Wednesday, October 16, 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM

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  • Location:  Level 1, Bayside F Foyer
  • Wednesday, October 16, 7:00 AM - 6:00 PM

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Wednesday, October 16
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Location:  South Convention Center, Level 3
  • Wednesday, October 16, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
GMP and Regulatory Compliance Training Program Produced by: NSF International & SupplySide West  Attend an extensive 2-day training course on 21 CFR 111, the current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMPs) in manufacturing and packaging, labeling or holding operations for dietary supplements. This course is geared to those individuals involved in the dietary supplement...

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  • Location:  South Convention Center, Level 3
  • Wednesday, October 16, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
GMP and Regulatory Compliance Training Program Produced by: NSF International & SupplySide West  This one-day course is designed for any quality assurance personnel working to meet FDA compliance for Botanical ID. This course is to analyze botanical unknowns through analytical and molecular methods. This course may also support in-house testing for botanical...

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  • Location:  South Convention Center, Level 3
  • Wednesday, October 16, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
GMP and Regulatory Compliance Training Program Produced by: NSF International & SupplySide West  It is up to dietary supplement manufacturers to ensure their supplement labels are compliant before they go to market, however the regulations can be confusing and difficult to interpret. Label noncompliance can cause your product to be considered misbranded...

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  • Location:  South Convention Center, Level 3
  • Wednesday, October 16, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
GMP and Regulatory Compliance Training Program Produced by: NSF International & SupplySide West  This course is designed to give people who want to improve quality in their facility and who already have a basic understanding of the Dietary Supplement GMPs, the knowledge and skills necessary to qualify suppliers. Since the evaluation of...

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Wednesday, October 16
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Location:  South Convention Center, Level 3
  • Wednesday, October 16, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Underwritten by: Venable The Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) brought sweeping legislation designed to improve food safety for Americans with new authority for FDA, requirements for foreign imports and a shift toward prevention rather than response. Attendees will learn what the law requires, how to implement the requirements and where companies are...
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Bill Bremer

Principal
Kestrel Management LLC
Speaker

Coley Anderson

Industry and Government Relations Director
Registrar Corp
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Rae Martin

President
Continuum Partner Consulting
Speaker

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  • Location:  South Convention Center, Level 3
  • Wednesday, October 16, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
As the average lifespan continues to increase, many consumers are taking a more proactive approach to healthy aging, looking for solutions to help support well-being throughout their lives. Scientists are also unlocking the mysteries of the aging process, which has made way for some deeply engrained notions to be unseated...
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Katie Stage, ND, RH (AHG)

Director, Therapeutics Division, Associate Professor
SCNM (Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine)
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Kieron Edwards


Sibelius Natural Products
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Michael Altman

Herbalist, Nutritionist, Owner
Anthocyanins International, LLC (SeattleCancerCareAlternatives.com)
Speaker

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  • Location:  South Convention Center, Level 3
  • Wednesday, October 16, 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Consumer demand for clean labels and food and beverage products that align with values related to health and wellness, sustainability and eco-consciousness is pushing plant-based ingredients and products into the spotlight. According to Innova Market Insights, plant-based product claims increased by 62 percent globally between 2013 and 2017 with growth...
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Daniel Karsever

CEO
Plant Based Solutions
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Ed Dudley


Griffith Foods
Speaker

Geri Berdak

President
CloverQuest Group LLC
Speaker

Mary Mulry


Foodwise
Speaker

Michele DeKinder-Smith

President & Founder
Linkage Research & Consulting
Speaker

William McCormack Ph.D.

Business Development Manager
Synergy Flavors
Speaker

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Wednesday, October 16
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Location:  South Convention Center, Level 3
  • Wednesday, October 16, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Underwritten by: GenCanna, KGK Science, Lilu's Garden, & Rad Extracts Cannabinoids are on everyone’s mind—consumers, industry, regulators and marketers. In particular, the ingredient cannabidiol (CBD) has gone from zero to 60 across the dietary supplement, food and beverage markets, with new product releases, marketing campaigns and much more. However, we’ve also...
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Douglas Kalman, Ph.D, RD, FACN

Vice President, Scientific Affairs
Nutrasource
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Richard Collins, Esq.

Attorney
Collins Gann McCloskey & Barry PLLC
Speaker

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  • Location:  South Convention Center, Level 3
  • Wednesday, October 16, 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
The sports nutrition market remains one of the most vibrant, as it shifts from the traditional bodybuilder to the broader active nutrition positioning. First off, explore issues related to ideation and innovation driving the sports nutrition market, including formulation considerations, product formats, and market opportunities and whitespace identified in market...
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Douglas Kalman, Ph.D, RD, FACN

Vice President, Scientific Affairs
Nutrasource
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Richard Collins, Esq.

Attorney
Collins Gann McCloskey & Barry PLLC
Speaker

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Wednesday, October 16
10:00 AM - 6:30 PM
  • Location:  South Seas Ballroom E, Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas
  • Wednesday, October 16, 10:00 AM - 6:30 PM
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
  • Location:  South Convention Center, Level 3
  • Wednesday, October 16, 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Underwritten by: Cargill The global beverage market is expected to exceed US$1.9 trillion by 2021; however, rising demand for convenience beverages among health-conscious consumers is driving growth in the $94 billion functional beverage category. Brands have adapted to the new norm of clean label ingredients and are now disrupting the beverage...
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James Tonkin

Founder & President
HealthyBrandBuilders
Moderator

Kantha Shelke, Ph.D., CFS

Principal
Corvus Blue LLC
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Rob Alshuler


Critical Mass Group
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Tom Vierhile

VP Strategic Insights, North America
Innova Market Insights
Speaker

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  • Location:  South Convention Center, Level 3
  • Wednesday, October 16, 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
It’s not a matter of using the Force; companies are increasingly finding that focusing on issues of justice, equity, diversity and inclusion (JEDI) create more engaged employees, attract loyal consumers and ultimately support a profitable business. Hear more about the research illustrating the business case for implementing programs that align...
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Ann Buchman

Vice President of Marketing & Growth
TVS/Cermount
Speaker

Carlotta Mast


Informa Markets
Speaker

Cathy Light

Chief Executive Officer
Lideranca Group, Inc.
Speaker

Lara Dickinson

Executive Director & Co-Founder
OSC2
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Rahul Pasarnikar


Chicago CRED
Speaker

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  • Location:  South Convention Center, Level 3
  • Wednesday, October 16, 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
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 and stress support has increased in recent years as consumers look for solutions to manage stress and improve sleep. This session will look at the market for sleep and stress...
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David Foreman

President
Herbal Pharmacsit Media LLC
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Jennifer Cooper


Savant Science
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Matthew Oster

Head of Conusmer Health
Euromonitor International
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Susan Hewlings

Director/Co-Founder
Substantiation Sciences
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Wednesday, October 16
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
  • Location:  Fleur by Hubert Keller at Mandalay Bay
  • Wednesday, October 16, 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
*Separate Registration Required - Limited to first-time SupplySide West attendees only

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Wednesday, October 16
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
  • Location:  Topgolf at the MGM Grand
  • Wednesday, October 16, 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
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. Tickets not yet on sale. Stay tuned for more information, or email events@vitaminangels.org    ...

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Thursday, October 17
7:00 AM - 3:00 PM
  • Location:  Level 1, Shark Reef Foyer
  • Thursday, October 17, 7:00 AM - 3:00 PM

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Thursday, October 17
7:00 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Location:  Level 1, Bayside F Foyer
  • Thursday, October 17, 7:00 AM - 5:30 PM

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  • Location:  Level 1, Bayside F Foyer
  • Thursday, October 17, 7:00 AM - 5:30 PM

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Thursday, October 17
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
  • Location:  South Convention Center, Level 3
  • Thursday, October 17, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Certifications can be a valuable tool for both brand owners and consumers. Acting as third-party “referees,” certifications provide increased transparency to business practices and standards for brands with the goal of fostering trust with consumers. But certifications often come with a weighty investment of both time and resources, begging the...
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Anne Malleau

Executive Director
Global Animal Partnership
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Jeff Hilton

Co_Founder
BrandHive
Speaker

Lisa Mabe-Konstantopoulos

CEO & Buy-ologist
Green Purse PR
Speaker

Marcia Moll


USP
Speaker

Maryellen Molyneaux

President, Founding Partner
NMI (Natural Marketing Institute)
Speaker

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  • Location:  South Convention Center, Level 3
  • Thursday, October 17, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Artificial just won’t do any longer in foods, beverages and supplements, so formulators must look to natural sources to color and flavor products that are attractive to consumers. Both colors and flavors play an enormous role in the success or failure of a finished product, because if a product doesn’t...
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Joe Farinella


Imbibe
Speaker

Smaro Kokkinidou

Sr. Research and Innovation Scientist
FONA International
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Suzy Badaracco

President
Culinary Tides, Inc.
Speaker

Tom Vierhile

VP Strategic Insights, North America
Innova Market Insights
Speaker

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Thursday, October 17
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Location:  Level 1, Bayside B
  • Thursday, October 17, 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

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Thursday, October 17
10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
  • Location:  Booth #5646
  • Thursday, October 17, 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Produced with the support of the International Probiotics Association (IPA) Sponsored by: Nutrasource Pharmaceutical & Nutraceutical Services The IPA Probiotics Resource Center, organized in association with the International Probiotics Association (IPA) and sponsored by Nutrasource Pharmaceutical & Nutraceutical Services, offers SupplySide West attendees a high-profile location to learn about key issues in...

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  • Location:  Booth #5447
  • Thursday, October 17, 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Produced in association with the Global Organization for EPA and DHA Omega-3s (GOED)  

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  • Location:  Bayside F Lobby
  • Thursday, October 17, 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
The Product Concept Center at SupplySide West showcases how brands can partner with ingredient suppliers and a contract manufacturer to create exceptional products and bring them to market. Developed in collaboration with Herbally Yours, the Product Concept Center offers real world examples of the product lifecycle.  See a product go from...

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  • Thursday, October 17, 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM

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  • Location:  Booth #5921
  • Thursday, October 17, 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM

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Thursday, October 17
11:00 AM - 5:20 PM
  • Location:  Booth #1266 & Booth #1467
  • Thursday, October 17, 11:00 AM - 5:20 PM
Supplier Presentation Theater Schedule Expo Hall Hours: 10am – 5:30pm Booth #1266 11 – 11:20am 11:30 – 11:50am - Sponsored by: ComboCap Health Noon – 12:20pm – Sponsored by: AstaReal  12:30 – 12:50pm – Sponsored by: AstaReal  1 – 1:20pm 1:30 – 1:50pm – Sponsored by: Natural Remedies  2 – 2:20pm 2:30 – 2:50pm 3 – 3:20pm 3:30 – 3:50pm 4 – 4:20pm 4:30...

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Thursday, October 17
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
  • Location:  Booth # 5759
  • Thursday, October 17, 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Location:  South Convention Center, Level 3
  • Thursday, October 17, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
The nearly US$3 trillion food and beverage market are experiencing phenomenal growth, due in part to consumer demand for innovative offerings and healthier products, which means brands will be bringing innovative products to market faster than ever. But the process from ideation to final product isn’t easy, partnering with a...
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Brandon Hernandez

Senior Partner/Owner
Whole Brain Consulting
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Glenn Steiner


Fresca Foods
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Greg Miller


Rivkin Radler
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  • Location:  South Convention Center, Level 3
  • Thursday, October 17, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Underwritten by: American Testing Lab, Eurofins Scientific, & Micro Quality Labs Contract laboratories play a critical role in the dietary supplement industry. However, selecting the right lab and working together to deliver safe, efficacious products to market demands cooperation. Understanding the issues affecting how a lab performs and the services they...
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Catherine Rimmer

Research Chemist
National Insititute of Standards and Technology
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Holly E. Johnson

Chief Science Officer
American Herbal Products Association
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Tara Couch

Senior Director fo Dietary Suplement and Tobacco Services
EAS Consulting Group, LLC
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  • Location:  South Convention Center, Level 3
  • Thursday, October 17, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Think of it as GMO 2.0, this evolution of the rapidly emerging, often under-the-radar technologies that are impacting the supply chain for foods and dietary supplements, challenging traditional thinking on ingredient pricing, sustainability, safety, labeling and transparency. Join us for an overview of the taxonomy of biotechnology, the global regulatory...
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Alan Lewis


Natural Grocers
Speaker

Dana Perls

Senior Food Policy Campaigner
Friends of the Earth
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Davey McHenry

Vice President, Consulting Services
The Hartman Group
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Megan Westgate


Non-GMO Project
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Friday, October 18
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Location:  Level 1, Bayside F Foyer
  • Friday, October 18, 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

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  • Location:  Level 1, Bayside F Foyer
  • Friday, October 18, 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

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Friday, October 18
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
  • Location:  South Convention Center, Level 3
  • Friday, October 18, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Twenty-five years after the passage of the Dietary Supplement Health & Education Act (DSHEA), the supplement industry is larger and more robust than could be imagined. However, industry members and regulators have continued to push for reconsideration as to whether the law is working as best it can for consumers...
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Anthony Zolezzi


Twinlab
Panelist

Beth Lambert


Herbalist & Alchemist
Panelist

Bill Frankos


Herbalife Nutrition
Panelist

Daniel Fabricant, Ph.D.

CEO and President
Natural Products Association
Panelist

Jim Emme


NOW Foods
Panelist

Karen E. Howard

CEO/Executive Director
Organic & Natural Health Association
Panelist

Loren Israelsen


United Natural Products Alliance (NPA)
Panelist

Mark LeDoux

CEO and Chairman of the Board of Directors
Natural Alternatives International, Inc.
Panelist

Michael McGuffin


AHPA
Panelist

Steve Mister

President & CEO
Council for Responsible Nutrition
Panelist

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  • Location:  South Convention Center, Level 3
  • Friday, October 18, 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Underwritten by: Alpha Packaging Almost 9 in 10 Americans believe they live in a wasteful society, reflecting the majority impression (71%) who stated they think many products are overpackaged, according to 2018 data from the Natural Marketing Institute (NMI). Additionally, 3 in 10 will Americans said they look for something else...
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Lara Dickinson

Executive Director & Co-Founder
OSC2
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Stacey Gillespie


Gaia Herbs
Speaker

Steve French


NMI (Natural Marketing Institute)
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Friday, October 18
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Location:  Level 1, Bayside B
  • Friday, October 18, 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

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Friday, October 18
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Location:  Booth #5646
  • Friday, October 18, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Produced with the support of the International Probiotics Association (IPA) Sponsored by: Nutrasource Pharmaceutical & Nutraceutical Services The IPA Probiotics Resource Center, organized in association with the International Probiotics Association (IPA) and sponsored by Nutrasource Pharmaceutical & Nutraceutical Services, offers SupplySide West attendees a high-profile location to learn about key issues in...

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  • Location:  Booth #5447
  • Friday, October 18, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Produced in association with Global Organization for EPA and DHA Omega-3s (GOED)  

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  • Location:  Bayside F Lobby
  • Friday, October 18, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
The Product Concept Center at SupplySide West showcases how brands can partner with ingredient suppliers and a contract manufacturer to create exceptional products and bring them to market. Developed in collaboration with Herbally Yours, the Product Concept Center offers real world examples of the product lifecycle.  See a product go from idea to sourcing to formulation to testing to manufacturing, and finally packaging. Visit...

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  • Friday, October 18, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

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  • Location:  Booth #5921
  • Friday, October 18, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

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Friday, October 18
10:30 AM - 4:00 PM
  • Location:  Booth # 5759
  • Friday, October 18, 10:30 AM - 4:00 PM
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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Friday, October 18
11:00 AM - 4:50 PM
  • Location:  Booth #1266 & Booth #1467
  • Friday, October 18, 11:00 AM - 4:50 PM
Supplier Presentation Theater Schedule Expo Hall Hours: 10am – 5pm Booth #1266 11 – 11:20am 11:30 – 11:50am Noon – 12:20pm 12:30 – 12:50pm 1 – 1:20pm – Sponsored by: PureForm Global 1:30 – 1:50pm 2 – 2:20pm 2:30 – 2:50pm 3 – 3:20pm 3:30 – 3:50pm 4 – 4:20pm 4:30 – 4:50pm Booth #1467 11 – 11:20am – Sponsored by: Canomiks 11:30 – 11:50am Noon – 12:20pm 12:30...

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Friday, October 18
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Location:  South Convention Center, Level 3
  • Friday, October 18, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
As clean label continues to adapt in mainstream food and beverages, gluten-free, keto, vegan, paleo and even low-FODMAPs are blurring the lines of what defines trend versus fad and whether they have potential to impact the market long-term. Key to successful product development is understanding whether a product is part...
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Eric Pierce


Informa Markets
Speaker

Lynn Dornblaser


Mintel
Speaker

Rachel Zemser

Food Scientist
A LA Carte Connections, LLC
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  • Location:  South Convention Center, Level 3
  • Friday, October 18, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Athletes and active consumers are increasingly interested in maximizing their cognitive function and health relative to exercise and competition. This session will outline nutrients, from phospholipids to CBD, shown to improve cognitive performance and protect the brain from oxidative stress and injury in various populations, including active consumers, athletes, military...
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Michael Lewis, M.D.


Brain Health Research Institute
Speaker

Richard Kreider, Ph.D.


Texas A&M University
Speaker

Rooban Princely


FMCH Gurus
Speaker

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  • Location:  South Convention Center, Level 3
  • Friday, October 18, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
With the U.S. supplement market for prebiotics and synbiotics expected to double each year over the next several years, and more prebiotics being introduced into functional foods like bars, beverages and powders, the market opportunity is as vast as the category. Consumer awareness is on the rise, and new microbiome...
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Claire Morton


Informa Markets
Speaker

Hariom Yadov Ph.D.


Wake Forest School of Medicine
Speaker

Kara Landau


Uplift Foods
Speaker

Len Monheit


Global Prebiotics Association
Speaker

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

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Saturday, October 19
7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Location:  South Convention Center, Level 3
  • Saturday, October 19, 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Presented by American Herbal Products Association (AHPA) The 2019 American Herbal Products Association's (AHPA) Botanical Congress provides a unique opportunity to learn about sustainability, regulatory considerations facing the botanical market, current and emerging financial trends and many more of the diverse opportunities and challenges that are shared by the worldwide herbal...

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Saturday, October 19
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
  • Location:  Level 3, Jasmine Registration Desk
  • Saturday, October 19, 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

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  • Location:  Level 3, Jasmine Registration Desk
  • Saturday, October 19, 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

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Saturday, October 19
8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
  • Location:  South Convention Center, Level 3
  • Saturday, October 19, 8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Underwritten by: Klersun, Shaghai Freeman Americas, SoRSE, Treehouse, & Venable Market look at players in food/beverage space and specific cannabis applications in food/beverages. Massive players in the F&B space are starting to invest in the cannabis/CBD space as regulators liberalize their policies—led by Constellation Brands with its $4 billion investment in...
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Courtney Moran


Earth Law LLC
Speaker

Dooma Wendschuh

CEO and Co-Founder
Province Brands of Canada
Speaker

Justin Prochnow

Shareholder
Greenberg Traurig
Speaker

Perteet Spencer

Principal, Strategic Partners Group
SPINS, LLC
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Todd Halpern


Venable
Speaker

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  • Location:  South Convention Center, Level 3
  • Saturday, October 19, 8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Underwritten by: Sora Labs & Zhejiang Nutrasas Contract manufacturers are essential to the dietary supplement industry, as they offer expertise and production capabilities to help brand owners bring safe, quality products to market. Forming and fostering a mutually beneficial partnership with a contract manufacturer is critical to ensuring a brand’s success,...
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Andy Swenson

VP of Quality & Product Development
Dietary Supplement Experts
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Blake Ebersole

President
NaturPro Scientific LLC
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Heather Fairman

EAS Independent Consultant; SIDS DOCK/SIDS DOCK IWON Technical Advisor
EAS Consulting Group, LLC
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Kurt Schneider

President
Tech Bridge West
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  • Location:  South Convention Center, Level 3
  • Saturday, October 19, 8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Underwritten by: Deerland Probiotics & Enzymes, DuPont, Lallemand Heath Solutions, Morinaga Nutritional Foods, Probiotical, & Sabinsa  Consumers are increasingly aware of the microbiome and probiotics, but behind the scenes there is an important need to stay up-to-date on the market trends, scientific considerations and regulatory shifts that will impact your business....
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Chistopher Shanahan


Frost & Sullivan
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Diane Ray


NMI (Natural Marketing Institute)
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  • Location:  South Convention Center, Level 3
  • Saturday, October 19, 8:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Underwritten by: Cargill According to the 2018 IFIC Health & Wellness survey, 77 percent of Americans say they are taking steps to limit or avoid sugars in their diet, and 59 percent view sugars negatively. In addition, the mandatory compliance date for labeling “added sugars” on the Nutrition Facts label on...
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Alex Woo, Ph.D.

CEO
W20 Food Innovation
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Allison Webster, Ph.D., RD.


International Food Information Council
Speaker

Darren Siefer


NPD Group
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