The Almond Board of California (ABC) is an industry association that promotes U.S. grown almonds on behalf of ~7,600 almond growers and 100+ almond handlers. ABC is dedicated to expanding global consumption of California almonds through thought leadership and adoption of industry best practices.
Speaker: Andy Dratt (Imbibe)
Attendees will come away with an understanding of the most prevalent beverage trends, functional and versatile ingredients and novel technologies to incorporate into their menu to help capture a wider segment of consumers and ultimately increase sales.
Speaker: Dr. Tonya C. Schoenfuss (University of Minnesota)
This session will highlight how changes starting with milk source and continuing through the time you receive it to use, affect your experience when using cheese in food products.
Speaker(s): Linda Gilbert (EcoFocus Worldwide) and Lucina Lampila (Evergreen Packaging)
This presentation will share trends in consumer attitudes and actions toward healthy and sustainable food and beverage choices, and offer thought leadership for innovation.
Speaker: Robert Danhi (Flavor360)
Take a journey though time as this session leads you through a science based culinary perspective of fermented foods that are the foundational flavor globally.