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Park City, Utah

10th Annual UNPA Members’ Retreat

Event Start Date: 5/8/2018

Event End Date: 5/10/2018

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The 2018 UNPA Members’ Retreat returns to central Utah with a focus on the business of dietary supplements in the 21st century, including a regulatory update featuring Steven Tave, director of FDA’s Office of Dietary Supplement Programs; a deep dive into the market opportunities and challenges in China and the Pan-Pacific region; a crystal ball look at the future of the industry; and insights into UNPA’s forthcoming initiatives and projects.

 

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Speakers*

  • Steven Tave, Director, FDA, Office of Dietary Supplement Programs
  • Ikhlas Khan, National Center for Natural Products Research
  • Roy Bingham, BDS Analytics
  • Loren Israelsen, UNPA President
  • Brian Frisby, Hyatt Life Sciences
  • Stephen Daniells, nutraingredients-usa.com
  • Bethany Davis, FoodState
  • Larisa Pavlick, UNPA, VP, Global Regulatory & Compliance
  • Daniel Mabey, UNPA China General Manager
          …with more to come!

 


The Agenda*

Tuesday, May 8

6:30 PM           Welcome Reception

7:00 PM           Dinner


Wednesday, May 9

Session I: FDA & Industry: Working to Serve Our Consumers

8:30 AM          Welcome & Introduction – Loren Israelsen, UNPA President 
Utah State of the Industry

9:30 AM          KEYNOTE: FDA Update and Insights for 2018 – Steven Tave, Director,
FDA Office of Dietary Supplements

10:30 AM        BREAK

10:45 AM        National Center for Natural Products Research: 2018 Update – Ikhlas
Khan, Ph.D., Director

11:05 AM        Hyatt Life Sciences and the NDI Process – Brian Frisby, President

11:25 AM        Regulatory Panel: Steven Tave; Ikhlas Khan; Brian Frisby; Larisa Pavlick,
UNPA VP, Global Regulatory & Compliance

 

12:00 Noon      LUNCH

 

Session II: The Global Industry

1:00 PM           Session II Introduction

1:15 PM           From the Editor’s Desk: Evolution of the Global Market – Stephen
Daniells, Ph.D., Editor-in-Chief, North and South America, William Reed

2:00 PM           The China Bridge Initiative – Loren Israelsen, UNPA

2:30 PM           Chinese Company Highlights and Introductions – Doing Business in
 China – Daniel Mabey, Asia Manager, UNPA

3:15 PM           BREAK

3:30 PM           Lean Systems: A Global Necessity, representative from CRB

3:50: PM          Managing Global Risks – Tracie Belt, Marsh & McLennan Companies

4:10: PM          Q&A & Panel Discussion – Stephen Daniells, Daniel Mabey, CRB,
Marsh   

5:00 PM           Reception

 

Thursday, May 10

Session III: Industry Issues: Today and tomorrow

8:30 AM          Session III Introduction

8:40 AM          KEYNOTE: The Present & Future of CBD and Cannabis – Roy Bingham,
CEO, BDS Analytics

9:40 AM          KEYNOTE: How to Expand Your Product Portfolio to Meet the Changing
Demands of Your Customers – Robyn O’Brien, founder, AllergyKids
Foundation

10:40 AM        BREAK

10:55 AM        Regenerative Agriculture: The future of your botanical ingredients –
Bethany Davis, Director, Industry & Regulatory Affairs, MegaFood

11:15 AM        The Challenges of Certifications for Supplement Ingredients, Brian
Happel, VP, Sales, Applied Food Sciences

11:35 AM        Sustainability Panel: O’Brien, Davis, Happel

 

12:00 Noon      LUNCH


Session IV: Industry Issues: Today and tomorrow (cont’d)

1:00 PM           Session IV Introduction

1:15 PM          The Light & Dark Paths Ahead – Heather Granato, VP, Content,
Health & Nutrition, and Rick Polito, Editor-in-Chief, Nutrition Business Journal, Informa

1:45 PM           UNPA in 2023 – Loren Israelsen, UNPA

2:15 PM           Public Square Member Discussion

3:00 PM           Late Afternoon Reception

 

7:00 PM           High West Night (reception and dinner), High West Saloon, Park City,
sponsored by Alkemist Labs and Amin Talati Upadhye

 

* Agenda subject to change and modification


The Venue

Saturday, April 7, update: We've been informed that the hotel room block at the Stein Erikson is sold out. Here is an option within a 5 minute walk of the retreat.

 

Black Bear Lodge

7447 Royal St, Park City, UT 84060

(866) 520-7396 for reservations

(435) 649-6606

https://www.wyndhamvacationrentals.com/utah/park-city/black-bear-lodge

 

We apologize for any inconvenience. --The UNPA staff


Stein Erikson Lodge is an authentic European ski lodge nestled in the alpine beauty of Park City, Utah, and surrounded by spectacular views of Deer Valley Resort. Named after Norwegian Olympic Gold Medal skier, Stein Eriksen, the lodge was awarded “Best Ski Hotel” by World Ski Awards. Considered Utah’s finest Forbes’ five-star hotel, guests experience the best in award-winning dining and indulgent treatments at Utah’s only five-star spa, making Stein Eriksen Lodge a premier year-round resort.

Located just 35 minutes from Salt Lake City International Airport, Park City offers days and nights filled with exceptional food, endless recreation and enduring memories. Tour the town from above in a hot air balloon and enjoy signature drinks while overlooking the town’s Historic Main Street, or get active with lift-served mountain biking, over 400 miles of gold-level trails, concerts and outdoor activities.


Registration

Members: $1,295
Additional team members: $1,095
Spouses, significant others, etc.: $395


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* Agenda and speakers are subject to change and amendment.