Scenes from Vitafoods Europe 2017

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George Paraskevakos, Executive Director of IPA chaired a panel at Vitafoods Europe 2017 in Geneva, Switzerland on Tuesday, May 9. Speaking on the KEYNOTE PANEL DISCUSSION: Bridging the knowledge gap in probiotics and prebiotics were:

  • Bradley Saville, PHD, Chief Science and Technology Officer – Prenexus Health
  • Dr Chin-Kun Wang, President – International Society for Nutraceuticals and Functional Foods
  • Dr Gemma Walton, Lecturer – The University of Reading
  • Dr Karen Koning, CRM and Senior Scientist – Winclove

Key takeaways and outcomes include:

    • Focus on applied science and product development
    • Understanding the key reservations/concerns of probiotics use in Europe and identifying a way forward
    • How to become, and stay, a market leader within the category