2020 Conference Speakers

Nootropics: Achieving optimal focus


Marion Schumacher

Content Manager

Vitafoods Informa Health and Nutrition


Rodrigo Duprat


Laprat Lab, (Brazil)


Dan Gubler

Scientific Advisor

Phenolaeis, (USA)


Prof. David Kennedy

Brain, Performance and Nutrition Research Centre, Faculty of Health and Life Sciences

Northumbria University, (UK)


Andrea Zangara

Scientific Marketing Director

Euromed SA, Spain


Prof. Rimantas Venskutonis

Department of Food Science and Technology

Kaunas University of Technology, (Lithuania)

Protein and Protein Alternatives: Advancements in research and industry 

Karin Verzijden


Axon Lawyers, (Netherlands)

Udi Lazimy

Global Sourcing and Sustainability Director


Carole Bingley

Senior Associate and Principle Scientist

Reading Scientific Services Ltd, (UK)

Sleep and Stress: Intelligent formulation

David Foreman


Herbal Pharmacist, (USA)

Rolf Maijer

Sleep Clinician

Dr. Rolf Maijer Inc., (Canada)

Prof Miomir Niksic

Professor, Chief of Industrial Microbiology Department

University of Belgrade, (Serbia)

Performance and Sports Nutrition: Insights and opportunities


Ian Craig


Functional Sports Nutrition, (South Africa/UK)


Dr Douglas Kalman


International Society of Sports Nutrition, (USA)


Efi Leontopoulou

Scientific and Regulatory Affairs Manager

EAS Strategies, (Belgium)


Rebecca Adams

Research Toxicologist

NSF International, (USA)


Dr Orla O’Sullivan

Professor, APC Microbiome

University College Cork, (Ireland)

Fixing the gut: Prebiotics and synbiotics

Benjamin Brown

Academic Advisory Board and Lecturer

BCNH College of Nutrition and Health, (UK)

Dr Chin-Kun Wang


International Society for Nutraceuticals and Functional Foods (Taiwan)

Dr Alojz Bomba

Head of Institute of Experimental Medicine

Faculty of Medicine, Pavol Jozef Safarik University Kosice, (Slovakia)

Francesco Galli

Chair of Dietetics and Human Nutrition

Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Perugia, (Italy)

Dr Yiannis Kourkoutas

Associate Professor

Department of Molecular Biology & Genetics, Democritus University of Thrace, (Greece)

Sergio Pumarola


Open Innovation, (Spain)

Personalised Nutrition: Innovation through science and technology

Lolita Bazarova

Head of Department Nutrition and Dietary Recommendations

Nestle, (Switzerland)

Dr. Liisa Lehtoranta

R&D Manager

DuPont Nutrition & Biosciences, (Finland)

Philipp Shulte


Baze, (Germany)

Dr Jogchum Plat


Maastricht University,(Netherlands)

Marco Iotti

Co-founder and CTO

Mixfit, (Switzerland)

Nutricosmetics: Beneath the surface

Dr Antonio J. Meléndez Martínez


University of Seville, (Spain)

Caroline Cummins

Scientific Communications Manager

Oriflame, (Ireland)

David Jameson

Principle Scientist

Oriflame, (Ireland)

Sebastian R. Melchor


Food Compliance International (Belgium)

CBD Workshop


Joerg Gruenwald

United States Pharmacopoeia (USP) Committee

Botanical Dietary Supplements and Herbal Medicines (Germany)


Grant Ferrier







John Hoff

CEO and Co-Founder

Sens Hemp Media, (Germany)


Najla Guthrie

President & CEO

KGK Science, (Canada)


Nicolas Carbonnelle

Avocat, Member of the Brussels Bar

Bird & Bird, (Belgium)


Dr Eva Milz

Psychiatric Consultant

Private Practice, (Germany)

Reed Doyle

Director of Sales & Business Development

Klersun, USA

Gael Boyenval

Sales Manager, Health & Beauty

Robertet, USA