First speakers announced for IPA World Congress + Probiota Americas

By Stephen Daniells

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Delegate registration is open for the IPA World Congress + Probiota Americas in Washington DC, with speakers already confirmed covering topics including postbiotics, the changing retail landscape, microbes and the mitochondria, and fermented foods.

The IPA World Congress + Probiota Americas​, the leading annual event for the prebiotic​, probiotic ​and the microbiota​-focused food and pharma industries in the Americas, will take place May 27-29, 2020 at the Crystal Gateway Marriott Hotel, Washington DC.

Early bird discount ends Friday, February 21, 2020, so book your place today!

A summary of the key themes for the event is now available can be viewed HERE​. The event will feature world-leading experts to present the latest scientific, technical and market insights.

A shifting retail landscape, postbiotics, insights from clinical practice, the microbiome and circadian rhythms, and more!

The event will feature concurrent tracks on Day 2, with one track providing a deep dive into the science of prebiotics, probiotics, and the microbiome, while the second track will focus on consumer-facing issues, including influencers, the changing retail landscape, and new consumer insights specifically commissioned for this event.

Already confirmed are

Dr Franco Vicariotta, University of Milan
Dr Bob Hutkins, University of Nebraska
Aubrey Levitt, Postbiotics Plus
Dr Cara Welch, US FDA
Michael Steller, Health Canada
Dr Ross Pelton, Essential Formulas
David Pineda, DPE Consulting
Dr Pinaki Panigrahi, Georgetown University
Dr Joes Alcock, University of New Mexico
Dr Bejit Ideas, Japanese Society of Anti-Aging Nutrition
Dr Bruno Pot, Vrije Universiteit Brussel
Josh Schall from J. Schall Consulting
Dr N. Ranganathan, Kibow Biotech
Rodolphe Barrangou, North Carolina State University
And more!

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Exploring DC

Washington DC is home to countless free things to do, world-class events and an amazing dining scene. The city is among favorite travel destinations, listed as the number 1 place to visit in 2020 by the New York Times​. It’s also been honored as the most exciting food city in America.

Discounted room rates at the Crystal Gateway Marriott Hotel are available. For more information to book rooms, please click HERE​.

The video below shows you highlights of last year’s event in Vancouver:

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