Speakers

  • Astrid Stuckelberger, PD, PhD
  • Astrid Stuckelberger, PD, PhD

  • Scientist, Author & Inspirational Speaker
  • Faculty of Medicine - University of Geneva and Lausanne
  • LinkedIn Astrid Stuckelberger, PD, PhD
  • Dr. Astrid Stuckelberger is a scientist, lecturer and author at the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Geneva and Lausanne. International expert in ageing and population ageing issues, her research is focussing on innovation and technology as solutions to the challenges of ageing, in particular with preventative and regenerative measures for chronic diseases and pathological ageing. She published 10 books, and more than 170 scientific articles, policy papers, governmental, European Commission or UN reports.
    www.astridstuckelberger.com

  • Faculty of Medicine - University of Geneva and Lausanne

  • Aurore de Monclin
  • Aurore de Monclin

  • Senior Consultant
  • Healthy Marketing Team
  • LinkedIn Aurore de Monclin
  • With over 15 years of experience in healthy marketing, and having worked in more than 20 countries from US to Kazakhstan, leading brand positioning and innovation projects for medical nutrition, food, beverage and ingredient clients, Aurore brings global perspective and practical expertise on how to unterstand customers’ health needs and develop better targeted brands, faster to market.

    She developed a passion for nutrition, health & wellness as Innovation Manager at Nestle, working on strategic initiatives to deliver the company’s Health & Wellness Ambition for the UK market. Aurore holds a Masters Degree in Food Science Management and Marketing from the leading global food institute Agro Paristech.
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  • Healthy Marketing Team

  • Daniel Martínez Puig
  • Daniel Martínez Puig

  • R&D Human Health Director
  • BIOIBERICA, S.A.U.
  • LinkedIn Daniel Martínez Puig
  • Daniel Martínez Puig, is the R&D Human Health Director at BIOIBERICA, S.A.U. He has a PhD in Nutrition a Master’s degree in Animal Science (2001) and is Doctor in Veterinary Medicine. Daniel’s main research lines are: Joint health, metabolic syndrome and cognitive health. He is co-author of one book chapter, 19 articles in peer reviewed journals, 44 communications to international congresses and 5 patents.

  • BIOIBERICA, S.A.U.

  • Dominik Mattern
  • Dominik Mattern

  • Business Development Manager EMEA
  • Capsugel, Now a Lonza Company
  • LinkedIn Dominik Mattern
  • Dominik, Business Development Manager Consumer Health and Nutrition, helps customers design, develop and manufacture healthy ageing products that address consumers’ unmet health needs.

    He holds a degree in Food Chemistry from Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg.

  • Capsugel, Now a Lonza Company

  • Gerhard Kuehn
  • Gerhard Kuehn

  • Head of Sales
  • nutrineo – health food solutions by Uelzena
  • Gerhard Kühn has more than 20 years of experience in the food and food ingredients industry with 4 years having worked in Brazil.

    He and his sales team are responsible for the worldwide sales of sports nutrition and weight management products of the nutrineo range. Gerhard is also key account manager for Uelzena´s largest instant beverage customer.

  • nutrineo – health food solutions by Uelzena


  • Nathan Gray
  • Nathan Gray

  • Senior Editor
  • NutraIngredients
  • LinkedIn Nathan Gray
  • Nathan Gray is senior editor for NutraIngredients in the EMEA region.

    He has written on key areas of research, policy, legislation and trends impacting the global functional foods and nutritional supplements industries – including issues in R&D and innovation, EFSA health claims, advances in microbiome science, new delivery formats, and partnerships and investments within the industry.

    Nathan has a degree in Human Biosciences, specialising in exercise nutrition and immunology.

  • NutraIngredients

  • Patrick Coppens
  • Patrick Coppens

  • Director Regulatory & Scientific Affairs
  • Food Supplements Europe
  • LinkedIn Patrick Coppens
  • Food Supplements Europe has been created in 2013 to represent the interests of the European food supplement sector. Its membership includes national associations and companies committed to ensuring that future EU legislation and policy reflects the important role that this sector plays in the health of consumers.

    As Director Regulatory and Scientific Affairs, Patrick Coppens is heading Food Supplement’s Europe work in the area of food law, in particularly focussing on botanicals, REFIT and relationship with EFSA. He is also in charge of the organisation’s scientific work in the field of public health.Previously he has held various positions within the Dutch Royal Numico group in the area of scientific and regulatory affairs and quality assurance. He has been closely involved in debates on food safety, food labelling, health claims and addition of nutrients to foods both on national and international level. He also has worked as advisor to a number of trade bodies, including as Secretary-General of the European Responsible Nutrition Alliance and the European Botanical Forum.

    In January 2005 he joined EAS Strategies, the Brussels-based advisers specialising in regulatory and strategic advice on nutritional products, where he currently is the Managing Director for Europe, Middle-East & Africa.

    Patrick is chair of the Belgian Food Law expert group and is a regular speaker at international conferences on various topics in the area of food law and nutrition.

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  • Stephane Vouche
  • Stephane Vouche

  • Marketing Manager Consumer Health and Nutrition
  • Capsugel, Now a Lonza Company
  • Stéphane who joined the marketing team of Capsugel now a Lonza company about 9 years ago, has a passion for consumer trends and the impact of digitalization on the food supplements industry.

    He recently published a series of articles on the latest consumer surveys organized by Capsugel.

  • Capsugel, Now a Lonza Company

  • Verena Claus
  • Verena Claus

  • Marketing / Product Manager
  • nutrineo – health food solutions by Uelzena
  • Verena Claus has nearly 14 years of experience in the food industry and is responsible for marketing and innovation management at Uelzena eG o/nutrineo. She is a specialist for product management, digital promotion and innovative health food solutions.

  • nutrineo – health food solutions by Uelzena

  • Will Chu
  • Will Chu

  • Science Editor
  • NutraIngredients and FoodNavigator
  • LinkedIn Will Chu
  • Will Chu is the science editor for NutraIngredients.com. Before joining William Reed, he worked as a science editor and journalist for B2B, B2C and corporate organisations, writing for digital and print publications. He has a degree in biological sciences and masters in journalism from Sheffield University.

  • NutraIngredients and FoodNavigator