Speakers

2020 Food for Kids Interactive Online Series is hosted by the FoodNavigator-USA Editorial Team:

Elizabeth Crawford
Deputy Editor
Elaine Watson
Editor
Mary Ellen Shoup
Senior Correspondent

FoodNavigator-USA is excited to announce our speaker line up:

Wednesday, October 21
The Consumer Panel

David Lemley
Retail Voodoo
KEYNOTE SPEAKER
The Consumer Panel

Wednesday, October 28
Kids and the Plant-Based Trend

Kyle Gaan
The Good Food Institute
KEYNOTE SPEAKER
Adam Lowry
Ripple Foods
Hema Reddy
Crafty Counter
Kristie Middleton
Rebellyous Foods
Mark Fahlin
Cargill
Marlena Hidlay
DSM

Wednesday, November 4
Beverage Trends

Danny Stepper
LA. Libations
KEYNOTE SPEAKER
Tom Burkemper
Walgreens
KEYNOTE SPEAKER
Andrew Ohmes
Cargill
Billy Bosch
Iconic
Brinjal Patel
Kraft Heinz
Carla Saunders
Cargill
Jennifer Pomeranz
New York University
Melanie Kahn
Poppilu

Wednesday, November 11
Innovation in Action… Meet the Trailblazers

 

EXPERT PANEL

 

Brad Barnhorn
Growth Stage Food & Beverage Companies
Jon Sebastiani
Sonoma Brands
Mark Rampolla
PowerPlant Ventures
 

TRAILBLAZERS

 

Benjamin Bartley
Chum Fruit Bites
Catherine and JJ Jaxon
Mission MightyMe
Phil McGrath
Good Feeding

Wednesday, November 18
Meeting Children’s Nutritional Needs, from Foods to Supplements

Erin Quann, PhD, RD
Nestlé/ Gerber
KEYNOTE SPEAKER
Dr. Jennifer Harris
Rudd Center for Food Policy & Obesity
Dr. Shelley Balanko
The Hartman Group
Dr. Sonia Hartunian-Sowa, PhD
DSM
Eric Ciappio
IFF Health
Julie Thibeau
IFF Health
Natasha Bonhomme
Expecting Health