“The ANA brings together and highlights new and emerging companies focused on personalized nutrition, science-based ingredients, products, and technologies,” said ANA CEO Michael Stroka, in a press release. “The synergies explored in Summit conversations facilitate partnerships among players in the ecosystem.”
The two-day event kicks off on Thursday with the Personalized Nutrition Business Leaders Forum, with nutrition-related businesses and investors showcasing innovations. The Forum features speakers includingDeepak Chopra on the Future of Wellbeing, and Harpreet Rai, CEO of Oura, which equips NBA players with the Oura ring.
“ANA’s Personalized Nutrition Business Leaders Forum is an opportunity to engage entrepreneurs and investors in the broader personalized nutrition ecosystem,” said Tom Aarts, ANA Foundation Board Member. “In my long history in the nutrition industry, I’ve seen how a deep understanding of the broader landscape can impact the trajectory of a growing company.”
Related: Indena Partners with Personalized Wellness Platform Transparency Top 2021 Trend, According to Innova Market Insights Scott Sensenbrenner Elected to the ANA Strategic Advisory BoardTopics that will be covered in the sessions:
- Personalized Nutrition tools, technologies, devices, wearables, and digital platforms, with speakers including Victor Chapela, CEO of Suggestic.
- Creating and Supporting a Virtual Nutrition Counseling Practice, with speakers including Helen Messier, M.D., Ph.D., of Tailored Script.
- The Most Innovative Companies in Personalized Nutrition, with speakers including Nathan Price, Ph.D. of Onegevity.