2.00pm, CT - Beyond Probiotics: Prebiotics, Synbiotics and Postbiotics

Introduction from our Chair of the Digital Summit, Stephen Daniells, Editor-in-Chief, NutraIngredients-USA.

Aubrey Levitt, Co-Founder, Postibiotics+
Aubrey will present on: Beyond Probiotics: Prebiotics, Synbiotics and Postbiotics
In this session Aubrey will cover:

  • How postbiotics are leading a revolution in functional microbiome products: From probiotics and prebiotics to synbiotics and now postbiotic.
  • How we can utilize the billions of dollars spent on research in the microbiome field to create next gen products?
  • What is a postbiotic?
  • Postbiotics therapeutic and market potential Postbiotics+ research and product development
  • How we bring postbiotic products to market and how we educate the consumer around these new categories.

Panel discussion, our chair Stephen Daniells, will be joined by:

The panel discussion will be followed by a presentation.

Sonia Hartunian-Sowa, PhD, Director of Nutrition, Science & Advocacy, DSM North America
Sonia will present on: The HMO Journey: Supporting a Lifetime of Health
Naturally present only in mother’s milk, human milk oligosaccharides (HMOs) play a key role in developing the human microbiome during infancy – the gateway to gut health, immune health, and possibly also brain health. However, our reserves of HMOs are depleted at a young age. Thanks to advancements in science, HMOs can now be leveraged throughout life. Join Sonia for the HMO Journey.
In this session, attendees will gain:

  • An understanding of the mechanism of action by which HMOs strengthen the gut
  • Actionable consumer and marketplace insights
  • Inspiration for your next dietary supplement innovation from a wide variety of applications

Final Q&A – put your questions to our panelists and keynote speaker Aubrey Levitt.
*There will be live chat, Q&A and polling throughout the session


4.00pm, CT - Networking - the opportunity to chat to other delegates, schedule one-on-one meetings, visit our sponsor hubs and view our Scientific Frontiers posters.


Wednesday, June 16, 2021, at 10.00am, CT -  The third session on Emerging Health Opportunities for Probiotics & Prebiotics, more details can be found here.

June 15 | 2pm - 4pm CT

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