What’s next for microbiome modulation and health? IPAWC + Probiota Americas 2021 has the answers!

By Stephen Daniells

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What’s next for microbiome modulation and health? IPAWC + Probiota Americas 2021 has the answers!

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Powerful tools like artificial intelligence and CRISPR are set to drive next generation solutions to modulate the microbiome: Find out more at the upcoming IPA World Congress + Probiota Americas Digital Summit.

The first day of the event, June 15, will feature not-to-be missed presentations and insights into disruptive scientific advances from world-recognized experts.

The three-day IPA World Congress + Probiota Americas Digital Summit opens with experts from IBM Research, North Carolina State University, Zbiotics, Seed Health, the University of Verona, and Ghent University about the opportunities offered by artificial intelligence, gene editing and genetic engineering, and the emerging field of quorum sensing (microbial intelligence).

This blockbuster session will be followed by a deep dive into the categories beyond probiotics, including prebiotics, synbiotics, postbiotics, and bacteriophages and will feature presentations and insights from Postibiotics+, the University of Nebraska, Essential Formulas, DSM North America, and Deerland Probiotics & Enzymes.

Day 2

The program continues on June 16 with a presentation by Bruno Pot, PhD, Yakult Europe’s Science Director on Dietary Microbes and the potential for recommended intakes. Dr Pot is followed by a panel discussion examining the emerging health opportunities, from women’s health to weight management, and athletic performance and recovery, featuring experts from the Medical University of Graz, Natural Remedies, University College Cork/ APC Microbiome Ireland, FitBiomics, Culturelle, and ADM.

The second session on Day 2 explores the Changing Retail Landscape for probiotics, prebiotics and dietary supplements in the US, with experts from J. Schall Consulting, Pharmavite, NOW Health Group, Lumina Intelligence, and the International Probiotics Association.

Day 3

The final day features just one session, but what a session it will be as the Probiota Americas team looks at the immunity question, and features a keynote presentation by Paul Wischmeyer, MD, Duke University School of Medicine on the “Key Role of Probiotics in Prevention and Treatment of COVID-19 and Other Infections”​.

More than just an online event

The IPA World Congress + Probiota Americas Digital Summit offers 10 hours of live content over the three days, all supported by on-demand content, enhanced networking opportunities, roundtable discussions, and our Wellness Program.

For more information and to register, click HERE​.