Focusing on sustainability, health, nutrition, and future-focused strategies, the Food Matters Live 2021 webcast streams will bring together over 100 experts from the across the food, drink, nutrition and health sectors to share thought-provoking insights, innovative ideas, and best-practice tips. 

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Sabrina Ahmed The Vegan Society Campaigns & Policy Officer
Richard Allen Kantar Worldpanel Consumer Insights Director
Ursula Arens Nutrition & Dietetic topics Writer
Nicola Arrow Marstons Head of Food Category Management
Emma Bailey Centre for Mental Health Campaigns Lead
Macarena Baylos De Nardiz CTIC R&D Project Manager
Dr Carys Bennett PETA Senior Corporate Liaison
Oliver Bennett Xite Energy Ltd Director
Anne Benoist Kantar Head of Insight – Brands
Denise Bentley First Love Foundation Chief Executive
Dr Sarah Berry King’s College London Reader
Stef Bottinelli Food Matters Digital Editor
Audrey Boulier Ingredia Scientific and Innovation Manager, Bioactives and Nutrition
Matthias Bourdeau Cargill Starches, Sweeteners and Texturizers (CSST), Europe Marketing Manager Texturizers
Tammy Boyce Institute of Health Equity, UCL Senior Research Associate
Victoria Boyman Valeo Foods NPD Manager
Dr Adrian Brown University College London NIHR Lecturer/Research Fellow in Nutrition and Dietetics, Honorary Academic with Public Health England, Honorary Senior Specialist Dietitian, Centre for Obesity Research
Chris Bryant University of Bath Department of Psychology
Stephen Buckley MIND Head of Information
Jamie Bussel Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Senior Programme Officer, Childhood Obesity Lead
Juliane Caillouette-Noble The Sustainable Restaurant Association Managing Director
Colin Campbell Wessanen Product Development Manager
Nick Carroll Mintel Associate Retail Director
Nilesha Chauvet GOOD Agency Managing Director
Ching Yue Chow University of Copenhagen PhD Student, Design and Consumer Behaviour, Department of Food Science
Emily Christie EC Food Retail Founder
Araceli Císcar Dacsa Group CEO
Geraldine Coombes Lionel Hitchen Technical Sales Manager
Jen Creevy WGSN Head of Food & Drink
Daniel Crossley Food Ethics Council Executive Director
Susannah Croucher KICR Innovation Managing Director
Jamie Crummie Too Good To Go Co-Founder
Neil Cruttenden CP Kelco
Agathe Darret Ynsect Business Development Manager
Jennifer Daubney Kerry - ProActive Health technologies Business Development Manager
Mike Davis Brilliant Agency Managing Director
Marta Delgado Innova Market Insights Account & Customer Success Manager
Lisa Desforges B&B studio Strategy Director
Elena Devis Deliveroo Vegan Category Lead
Kevin Dodds Department of Health and Social Care Deputy Director for Healthy Weight and Nutrition Policy
Dr Sufyan Dogra Bradford Institute for Health Research UK Trailblazer Childhood Obesity Programme Lead, Bradford
Paul Donegan Marigot Commercial Development & Marketing Manager
Mark Driscoll Tasting the Future Director
Rose Dunlop City of Bradford Metropolitan District Council Consultant in Public Health
Sophie Edwards More Life Health Psychologist and Clinical Lead
Emeline Fellus Food Reform for Sustainability & Health (FReSH) Director
Miriam Ferrer Cambridge Nutraceuticals Head of New Product Development
Dr Joseph Firth University of Manchester UKRI Future Leaders Fellow, Division of Psychology and Mental Health
Simon Frost Frost Procurement Adventurer Ltd Founder
Tim Gaunt Nature’s Aid Head of Research & Development
Ronald Geerts MSc vaneeghen Technical Sales Director
Geraldine Gilbert Forum for the Future Principal Sustainability Advisor
Bertrand Giorgi Tebrito COO
Amy Glass Food and Drink Federation UK Diet and Health Policy Manager
Isabel Gómez Lubrizol Life Science Global Marketing Manager- Nutraceutical Ingredient
Miguel Gonzalez Processadora Vizkaya Vice President
Claire Gray Oxfordshire County Council Health Improvement Practitioner
Lorna Griffiths Jackson’s Bread NPD Technologist
Gisele Gurgel Tetra Pak Business Insights & Analytics Director
Ylva Haglund Zero Waste Scotland Campaigns Manager
Joanne Hill Amaranth Healthstore Founder
Joe Hill One Planet Pizza Co-Founder
Jonathon Holmes The King's Fund Policy Advisor
Simon Hombersley Xampla CEO
Chris Horton Premier Foods Head of Creative Solutions
Mike Hughes FMCG Gurus Director of Insights
Gary Hughes AAK Head of Industrial Customer Innovation
Natasja Huisman Ruitenberg Ingredients Account Manager International
Ruth Irving CAFEPOD Marketing Advisor
Tom Johansson Hooked Foods Co-Founder
Emily Johnson Beat Arthritis Naturally Author
Derek Johnston Family (and Friends) Founder
Gareth Jones Kalsec Protein Sector Specialist
Dr Gulbanu Kaptan Leeds University Business School Associate Professor in Behavioural Decision Making
Andy Kirk 1HQ Agency Design Strategy Director
Andrew Kojima Masterchef finalist and Japanese cuisine specialist
Professor Amelia Lake Teeside University Professor of Public Health Nutrition & Associate Director of Fuse, The Centre for Translational Research in Public Health
Heather Landex Inclusivity Consultant & Trainer for Restaurants & Food Service Industry Food Safety Expert
Rose Lasko-Skinner Demos Senior Researcher
Josh Lee Northern Bloc Founder
Martin Leeming TrakRap CEO
Suzane Leser GELITA Director Nutrition Communication, Business Unit Health & Nutrition
Dr Hannah Lester Pen & Tec Consulting CEO
Jenny Logan Nature’s Aid Product Development & Training Manager
Tatia Loladze SO PERF Founder
Vanessa Lucas Local Government Association Policy Adviser
Ciaran Lyne TikTok Brand Partnerships
Briony Mansell-Lewis Food Matters Director
Jaime Martín Lantern Founding Partner & CEO
Derek Matthews vaneeghen Sales Manager UK & Ireland
Gerardo Mazzio Nestle Global Innovation Director
Maxim McDonald Gerald McDonald Director
Esther Mills-Roberts Health Food Manufacturers Association (HFMA) Communications Manager
Hannah Moore Equally Well Expert by Experience
Nathan Morledge Azelis UK Sales Manager
Stephanie Morrissey Nottinghamshire County Council Public Health and Commissioning Manager
Christelle Mouteyen-Migaud Biospringer Marketing Manager
Kareema Muncey Home Choice Foods MD
Professor Jane Murphy RD RNutr Bournemouth University Professor of Nutrition, Faculty of Health and Social Sciences and Co-Director, Ageing and Dementia Research Centre
Helen Musson Meadow Foods New Product Development Manager
Dr Anita Nathan Member of the GPs Interested in Nutrition and Lifestyle Group (GPING) Practising GP in London
Kara Nielsen WGSN Food & Drink Director
Pippa Nordberg Touch Design Insight & Innovation Director
Claire Nuttall The Brand Incubator Founder
Steve Osborn The Aurora Ceres Partnership Ltd Director
Ryan Page USN NPD Manager
Jennifer Pardoe PB&Co Founder
Bénédicte Petton Biospringer Marketing Director EMEA
Dan Plimmer Huel Procurement/Supply Chain Director
Dr Carolina Diaz Quijano Omya Head Of Technical Services Consumer Goods
Ana Vivar Quintana Usal Investigation Group: Food Production, Elaboration & Characterization
Albana Rama The Rainforest Company CEO & Founder
Ben Richardson-Hughes Holland & Barrett NPD Technologist
Suzanne Robinson What If! Innovation Director Innovation
Alex Rossetti Agrana Sales MGMT AF EU | Regional Sales Manager
Anne-Laure Rougier Food Applications Senior Dairy Technical Specialist
Alex Ruani The Health Sciences Academy UCL Doctoral Researcher and Chief Science Educator
Vhari Russell Food Marketing Experts Founder
Kapil Sampanthan Kantar Business Development Director – TGI
Kerwin Samuel Total Health Foods Founder and Owner
Richard Sangster Department of Health and Social Care Head, Health Incentives Team
Joanna Saunders Leeds Beckett University Lead Consultant on Whole Systems Approach to Tackling Obesity
Joe Saw Fanbytes Business Director
Suzie Sawyer Expert Nutritionist
Dr Rick Schifferstein Delft University of Technology Associate Professor of Food Design
Pete Sharman THIS Founder
Catherine Sharman Après Food Founder, Food & Nutrition Director
Riyo Shirai Next Meets CEO
Chris Slaney Azelis UK Principal Manager
Daryl Smith Biospringer Business Manager
Alison Smith British Dietetic Association Prescribing Support Consultant Dietitian, Herts Valley Clinical Commissioning Group and Chair, Older People Specialist Group
Phil Smith ISBA Director General
Christopher Snowdon Institute of Economic Affairs Head of Lifestyle Economics
Zirui Song Harvard Medical School, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital Assistant Professor of Health Care Policy, Department of Health Care Policy
Ayela Spiro British Nutrition Foundation Nutrition Science Manager
Dr Neil Stanley Author of ‘how to sleep well’
Tesni Steele-Jones Kantar Worldpanel Consumer Insight Director
Theophilia Stoute O’s Founder & MD
Ola Strom Tetra Pak Food Engineer
Professor James Stubbs Slimming World and Professor of Appetite and Energy Balance, University of Leeds Research Specialist
Alejandro Such Mediterraneo Culinary Center Culinary Director
Laura Swain Stylus Editor – Food & Beverage and Travel & Hospitality
Umeeda Switlo Naledo Belize Founder & MD
Nuno Teixeira Qualiriso CCO - Chief Commercial Officer
Dolly Theis University of Cambridge School of Clinical Medicine Centre for Diet and Activity Research (CEDAR), MRC Epidemiology Unit
Professor Robert Thomas Professor of Exercise & Nutritional Science University of Bedfordshire Consultant Oncologist Bedford & Addenbrooke’s Cambridge University Trusts
Jenny Tomei National Centre for Eating Disorders Eating Disorder Coach
Phil Tomlinson Direct Food Ingredients Account Manager
Tessa Tricks Hubbub Senior Creative Partner
Thomas Ulram Givaudan Innovation Director Savoury Europe, Taste & Wellness
Georgie Upton Wild Card Managing Director
Maurice van Empel Sonac / Darling Ingredients Sales Manager
Andrew Vasina Biospringer Food Scientist EMEA
Mary Carmen Vidal Dacsa Group R&D Manager
Tamsin Vincent TikTok Brand Strategy Lead
Davide Vitale AGT Ingredients Director, Food Ingredients Marketing and Development EMEA
Andy Wardlaw MMR Group of Companies Chief Ideas Officer
Rosie Wardle Synthesis Capital Co-founder & Partner
Anthony Warner The Angry Chef Author
Sue Warren Unismack Strategic Development Director
Chris White This Way Up Founder & MD
Andy White Nottinghamshire County Council Trailblazer Project Officer
Hannah White Pecan Deluxe European Business Development Manager
Annika Wilhelmson Viking Malt VP Innovation, Quality and CSR
Gem Wilson VALA Energy Gel Founder
Lauren Woodley Nomad Foods Senior Nutrition Manager
Dan Zackey Moo Free Chocolates Product Development