Speakers

Our speakers are carefully handpicked based on their experience and contributions to the industry to date. Real life case studies from the biggest and most profitable companies will allow you to learn from their successes. You will leave the summit with a future proof strategy for growth that will see you ride through the turbulent times ahead!

Join our 2016  speaker line up!
Email: gurtej.johal@industry-dynamics.com
Telephone: +44 (0)20 8629 7115

2016 Speakers Include:

2016 Speakers

Alpina Productos Alimenticios S.A.
Bernadette Klotz Ceberio
Director Alpina Research Institute
Hochland Romania
Catalina Sabadeanu
Senior Brand Manager
Lycored SARL
Christiane Lippert
Head of Marketing (Food)
Danone Nutricia Research
Christophe Perthuisot
Vice President, R&D Waters
Tyson Foods
Donnie Smith
President & CEO
Innophos, Inc
Dr Francois Delprato
Vice President, Business Development and R&D
HKScan Oyi
Dr Mika Tuomola
Vice President of Research and Development
Improper Food
Elaine Lavery
Co-Founder, Improper Butter
Improper Food
Hannah O'Reilly
Co-Founder, Improper Butter
V. MANE FILS
Holger Doering
Business Development Manager Savoury EMEA
Insigniam
Katerin Le Folcalvez
Partner
Weetabix
Kevin Verbruggen
Head of Innovation & Global Brand Development
International Fund for Agricultural Development
Khalid El Harizi
Lead Technical Specialist (on sabbatical leave)
Newcastle University
Kirsten Brandt
Senior Lecturer
CORO S/A
Lee Taylor
Executive Vice President, Innovation
The Raw Chocolate Company
Linus Gorpe
Choco Wizard in Charge
Neville Moon
Head of Innovation - Bakeries Europe
Carlsberg Danmark
Penelope Wyon
Sr. Marketing Capability and Consumer Insight Manager
Carlsberg Danmark
Pernille Arnt
Marketing Director, Innovation
Life&Brain GmbH – NeuroEconomics
Prof Dr Bernd Weber
Head - NeuroCognition
Barilla Group
Roberto Buttini
Vice President R&D Region Italy and Global CoE Bakery
Nestlé S.A.
Stefan Catsicas
Chief Technology Officer
Hochland Romania
Teodora Vasilescu
Innovation Manager
Arla Foods
Tytti-Lotta Ojala
Senior Manager, Global Growth Platforms

2015 Speakers Included:

2015 Speakers

Mugaritz Restaurant
Andoni Luis Aduriz
Michelin Star Chef
Confiseur Läderach AG
Andreas Trümpler
Marketing & Innovation Director
Crayaway
Bob Ring
Eco-Business Owner
Hampton Creek
Chris Jones
Director of Culinary Innovation
Red Arrow International
Chris Gutman
Managing Director
Wheyhey!
Damien Kennedy
Co-Founder
Diageo
Dave Madigan
Global Innovation & Brand Change Director
Waitrose
David Northcroft
Category Varietal Development Manager
Lucozade Ribena Suntory
Dr Adrian Hodgson
Senior Sport Scientist
AAK
Dr Hans Elbek Pedersen
Director, Customer Innovation, Europe
Nestlé
Dr Johannes Baensch
Head Of Global R&D, Corporate R&D
Quorn Foods
Dr Tim Finnigan
Director of R&D
Lantmännen
Emma Nordell
Innovation Project Manager
Birds Eye IGLO Group
Franck Riot
Group R&D Director
European Commission
Gerald Cultot
Research Programme Officer
Wheyhey!
Greg Duggan
Co-Founder
V. MANE FILS
Holger Doering
Business Development Manager Savoury EMEA
Lycotec
Ivan Petyaev
CEO
Dow Pharma & Food Solutions
Linda Bellekom-Allen
Customer Application Specialist
Heineken Group B.V.
Marcelo Amstalden Möller
Head of Global CMI - Innovation, Global Brands & Cider
Döhler Group
Marco Schmidt
Head of Innovation Management
AkzoNobel
Matthijs Bults
Business Development Manager
Kerry Group
Maurice O'Sullivan
Director of Research & Development
Dow Pharma & Food Solutions
Michiel Van Genugten
Global Marketing Leader
Elm Lea Partners Ltd. (on behalf of Cornelius Group Plc)
Paul M. Hart
Plant Protein Consultant
Red Arrow International
Peter Dingelhoff
Western European Territory Manager
University of Oxford
Prof Charles Spence
Professor of Experimental Psychology
National Institute for Public Health and the Environment (RIVM)
Prof. Dr. Hans Verhagen
Senior Scientific Advisor in Nutrition and Food Safety
The Coca-Cola Company
Sophie Castell
Global Category Director, Water
Lonza Ltd
Ulla Freitas
Scientific Marketing Manager
2 Sisters Food Group
Wayne Morley
Group Head of Technical Innovation