BIOGRAPHIES

Jacob Smith

Jacob Smith

Jacob Smith, Ph.D., Innovation Analyst, RTI Innovation Advisors   Jacob Smith is an Innovation Analyst with the RTI Innovation Advisors where he helps amplify the innovation impact of Fortune 500 companies, government agencies, and global foundations. Jacob’s...

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Bob Murray

Bob Murray, Ph.D., FACSM, Managing Principal, Sports Science Insights, LLC Co-founder and former Director, Gatorade Sports Science Institute   Bob Murray, Ph.D., FACSM, is the managing principal of Sports Science Insights, LLC (sportsscienceinsinsights.com), a...

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Hillary Sandrock

Hillary Sandrock, CFS, Senior Scientist, Merlin Development   Hillary Sandrock is a Senior Scientist at Merlin Development. She has spent the last 13 years working on product development, formulation, scale-up, and commercialization of new products, emphasizing...

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Jaime Reeves

  Jaime Reeves, Ph.D., Executive Vice President, Product Development & Commercialization, Mattson   Jaime Reeves is Executive Vice President, Product Development & Commercialization at Mattson. She is responsible for leading product development &...

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Phillip Tong

Phillip S. Tong, Ph.D., Professor Emeritus, Dairy Science, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo   Dr. Tong is a Professor Emeritus of Dairy Science at Cal Poly State University and currently consults for the Food and Dairy sector. He served as...

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Emma Laing

Emma Laing, MSc,  Program Facilitator, Saskatchewan Food Industry Development Centre   Emma Laing is the Program Facilitator at the Saskatchewan Food Industry Development Centre. Emma completed her B.S.A. in Food and Bioproduct Sciences, with an emphasis in food...

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Jonathan Gordon

Jonathan Gordon, Ph.D., Founder and President of Glasgow Growth PartnersDr. Jonathan Gordon is the Founder and President of Glasgow Growth Partners, a full-service technical product development consulting company. Glasgow Growth Partners offers world-class food and...

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Malcond Valladares

Malcond Valladares, Ph.D., Food Scientist, Product and Process Development, The National Food Lab, Inc.Malcond Valladares is a Food Scientist at The National Food Lab. Malcond’s extensive product development expertise includes conducting microbial risk assessments for...

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Lindsay Wisener

Lindsay Wisener, MSc, Owner & Lead Product Developer, WiseBevLindsay Wisener is the founder of and lead developer for Chicago-based WiseBev Labs. After receiving her BS and MSc degrees in Food Science at Purdue University, she worked for more than a decade as a...

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Paulo de Boer

Paulo de Boer, Ph.D., Scientist / Project Manager, Wageningen Food & Biobased Research (WFBR)Paulo de Boer is currently working as a scientist/project manager at Wageningen Food & Biobased Research (WFBR). There, he’s scientifically leading and coordinating...