2020 Virtual Innovation Conference

Top Trends. Novel Science. Innovation.

The 2020 Innovation Conference is an invitation only virtual event highlighting new vetted ingredients, research updates and leading market trends. Our panel of experts will provide compelling and engaging presentations targeting product developers, R&D, business developers and purchasing agents.

Agenda

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September 24

September 25

Day One: September 24

Trending Nutrients for Immune, Lung and Bone Health

James DiNicolantonio, PharmD

About the Speaker

James DiNicolantonio, PharmD, Director of Scientific Affairs, AIDP, Inc.

Dr. James DiNicolantonio is Doctor of Pharmacy and an expert in health, nutrition, and nutraceuticals. Over the past 10 years, Dr. DiNicolantonio has been involved in creating integrative medicine programs and has published over 250 academic papers on nutrition and nutraceuticals.

The Perfect Pair: Vitamin K2 + Vitamin D

About K2VITAL

K2VITAL® is the only synthetic and biologically active all-trans menaquinone-7 (vitamin K2 MK-7). There are 19 published studies on K2 MK-7, indicating the important role it plays in bone and heart health by activating key proteins that help transfer, bind or deposit calcium into bone and direct it away from the arteries.

New Clinically Supported European Botanicals for Women’s Health and the First 1000 Days

Stephanie Guillen Diaz, MBA

About the Speaker

Stephanie Guillen Diaz, MBA, Marketing Manager Healthcare, Biosearch Life

Stephanie is the team-leader of the Health Care Division of Biosearch Life. She received her Master in Business and Marketing from the University of Málaga, Spain, and has an Industrial Engineer degree from the University of Carabobo, Venezuela,. She has extensive experience in domestic and international sales of natural ingredients and final products for the Biotechnology, Pharmaceutical, Nutraceutical, Healthcare and Food industry. She is responsible for the development and expansion of new business opportunities throughout the world.

BerriQi® – A Lung Health Opportunity

Emma Graham, MS

About the Speaker

Emma Graham, MS, Product Champion for Actazin and Livaux, Anagenix

Emma received her Masters in Science from the University of Auckland and is one of the Product Champions at Anagenix, looking after the digestive health ingredients portfolio. Emma works closely with both Anagenix’s distributors and their customers to provide technical and scientific support regarding the products, their use and health benefits.

Introducing KeraGen-IV, Vegetarian Digestible Keratin for Hair, Nails and Skin

Samantha Ford, MS

About the Speaker

Samantha Ford, MS, Business Development Director, AIDP, Inc

Samantha received her undergraduate degree in Dietetics from Purdue University and Master’s in Nutrition from Northeastern University. With over twelve years of experience in the dietary supplement industry, Samantha has held technical and R&D roles for major international and national brands. Samantha has served as an industry expert speaker as well as contributed to numerous publications on topics related to functional ingredients.

Magtein Human Clinical Study Update

James DiNicolantonio, PharmD

About the Speaker

James DiNicolantonio, PharmD, Director of Scientific Affairs, AIDP, Inc.

Dr. James DiNicolantonio is Doctor of Pharmacy and an expert in health, nutrition, and nutraceuticals. Over the past 10 years, Dr. DiNicolantonio has been involved in creating integrative medicine programs and has published over 250 academic papers on nutrition and nutraceuticals.

Day Two: September 25

AP-Bio® (Andrographis paniculate)–Preclinical & Clinical Evidence for Immune Health

Deepak Mundkinajeddu, PhD

About the Speaker

Deepak Mundkinajeddu, Ph.D, Head of R&D, Natural Remedies Private Limited

Deepak has a pharmacy background with experience in medicinal plants research during doctoral work and industry tenure. He is passionate about chemistry, biology and quality aspects of Indian medicinal plants being used in botanical supplements and complementary medicine. He speaks regularly in scientific and industry forums and his work has been part of many peer reviewed publications.

Clinically Tested Botanicals for Cognition and Stress Management

Deepak Mundkinajeddu, PhD

About the Speaker

Deepak Mundkinajeddu, Ph.D, Head of R&D, Natural Remedies Private Limited

Deepak has a pharmacy background with experience in medicinal plants research during doctoral work and industry tenure. He is passionate about chemistry, biology and quality aspects of Indian medicinal plants being used in botanical supplements and complementary medicine. He speaks regularly in scientific and industry forums and his work has been part of many peer reviewed publications.

New Actazin® and Livaux® Low Dosage Study for Constipation Relief

Jennifer Gu, PhD

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About the Speaker

Jennifer Gu, PhD, Vice President Research & Development, AIDP, Inc.

Dr. Gu received her PhD in Experimental Pathology at the University of California, Los Angeles and completed her post-doctoral work at the California Institute of Technology in the Division of Biology.  Dr. Gu published extensively in peer-reviewed journals including “Nature” during her academic life. Dr. Gu holds multiple patents and is a frequent speaker and contributor to nutritional journal articles.

Verdant Oasis – The Hemp Evolution – Quality, Science and Novel Applications

Carl Germano CNS, CDN & Chris Kilham

About the Speakers

Carl Germano CNS, CDN, Vice President/Chief Business Development Officer, Verdant Oasis

NY Board Certified Clinical Nutritionist with a master’s degree in clinical nutrition from New York University, Carl has over 40 years of experience in product development. He is a prolific author with several bestselling trade books, including his most recent “Road To Ananda: The Simple Guide To The Endocannabinoid System, Hemp Phytocannabinoids & Your Health.”

Chris Kilham, Botanical Medicine Ambassador, Verdant Oasis

The founder of Medicine Hunter Inc., Chris has conducted medicinal plant research in over 45 countries. Chris has appeared on over 1500 radio programs and more than 500 TV programs worldwide. He speaks about medicine hunting, traditional botanical medicines, nutraceuticals, psychoactive plants, environmental and cultural preservation and other related topics for a broad and diverse variety of audiences.

About AIDP

Analyze. Invest. Develop. Partner.

AIDP Inc. is a leader in functional ingredients with a focus on extensively researched products. Since 1996 we have provided cutting-edge ingredients that meet consumer demand for wellness and healthy aging. AIDP identifies trends early, provides unique solutions, and works with customers to formulate strong market potential end products. Our commitment is to source high-quality ingredients and provide proprietary solutions that address formulation challenges.

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