Speakers Selection

Sin-Hyeog Im

Presentation title: Probiotics on the Border between Functional Food and Pharmabiotics
Session: Live Biotherapeutic Products - Panel Discussion
CEO, ImmunoBiome Inc., Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH), Republic od Korea
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Hania Szajewska

Presentation title: What´s new in the guidelines for using probiotics and why do they sometimes differ?
Session: Clinical Day
Professor and Chair of Pediatrics at the Medical University of Warsaw, Poland

Vincenzo Cesi

Presentation title: Innovative Method to Grow the Probiotic Lactobacillus reuteri in the Omega3‑rich Microalga Isochrysis galbana
Session: Formulation and Production: Growing and Drying
 Division of Health Protection Technologies, ENEA, Via Anguillarese 301, 00123 Rome, Italy
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Elinor McCartney

Presentation title: Implications of the Transparency Regulation
Session: Regulatory Workshop
Food Chain Legislation Expert, Pen & Tec Consulting, Spain
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Peter C. Konturek

Presentation title: Role of Gut Liver Axis: From Bench to Bedside
Session: Gut-Liver Axis
 Akademisches Lehrkrankenhaus der Universität Jena, Germany 
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Nadiya Boyko

Presentation title: Microbiome Data and Strategy of 3P Medicine, Introduction of the First Exploitation Guide
Affiliation: Uzhhorod National University- RDE centre of Molecular Microbiology and Mucosal immunology, Ukraine

Amandine Brochot

Presentation title: Akkermansia muciniphila from Bench to Bedside
Session: Next generation Probiotics - New Species Outside of LAB
Affiliation: Product Development Manager, A-Mansia Biotech S.A., Belgium
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Dzung B Diep

Presentation title: Therapeutic Perspectives of Bacteriocins
Session: Bacteriocins and Antimicrobial Peptides Symposium
Affiliation: Norwegian University of Life Sciences, Norway
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Koen Venema

Presentation title: How Interindividual Microbiota Composition Complicates Outcomes of Functional Food Trials --- or Does it?
Session: Microbiota Protection and Resilience
Gut Microbiology at Maastricht University, Netherlands
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Emanuela Simonetti

Presentation title: Impact of a KAMUT Khorasan Wheat-based Diet on the Gut Microbiota Evaluated in Human Clinical Trials
Session: Dietary Interventions
Affiliation: KAMUT, Bologna, Italy

Arthur Constantijn Ouwehand

Presentation title: Designing and Performing Better Human Trials in Probiotic Research
Session: Clinical Studies and Efficacy
Affiliation: IFF Nutrition & Biosciences, Kantvik, Finland
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Irina Spacova

Presentation title: Selection and Application of Topical Probiotics Against Respiratory Diseases
Session: Mechanisms of Action
Affiliation: ENdEMIC – Laboratory of Applied Microbiology & Biotechnology, University of Antwerp, Belgium
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Michail Chikindas

Presentation title: Bacteriocin Producing Probiotics for Control of Pathogens in Farming Animals
Session: Bacteriocins and Antimicrobial Peptides Symposium
Affiliation: Center for Agrobiotechnology, Don State Technical University, Rostov-on-Don, Russia; Health Promoting Naturals Laboratory, School of Environmental and Biological Sciences, Rutgers State University, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA

Yala Stevens

Presentation title: Clinical & Mechanistic Research on Flavobiotics in IBS Patients and Elderly Subjects
Session: Clinical Day
Affiliation: BioActor B.V., Maastricht, Netherlands
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Prof. Gerard Clarke

Presentation title: Therapeutic Targets in the Microbiota-gut-brain Axis
Session: Think beyond Gut: Gut-Brain Axis
Affiliattion: Department of Psychiatry and Neurobehavioural Science, University College Cork, Ireland

Laura Payo

Presentation title: Current EFSA Requirements for Probiotics in Food & Feed
Session: Regulatory Workshop
Affiliattion: Food Chain Legislation Expert, Pen & Tec Consulting, Spain
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Alojz Bomba

Presentation title: Personalised Microbiome Modulation - How Far we Are
Session: Clinical Day
Affiliation: ARCOBIOME - Advanced Research Centre of Microbiome, CEO Perbiotix, Slovakia
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Svetoslav Dimitrov Todorov

Presentation title: Focus on Human and Veterinary Medicine: From the Detection to Elimination of the Vancomycin Resistant Enterococci by Antimicrobial Peptides
Session: Bacteriocins and Antimicrobial Peptides Symposium
Affiliation: ProBacLab, Department of Advanced Convergence,
Handong Global University, Pohang, Republic of Korea

Hans van der Saag

Presentation title: Arabinoxylan; a Prebiotic with Metabolic and Immune Effecs
Session: Dietary Interventions
Affiliation: BioActor B.V., Maastricht, Netherlands
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Joanna Ivy Irorita Fugaban

Presentation title: Enterococal Antimicrobials with Antibacterial and Antifungal Activity
Session: Bacteriocins and Antimicrobial Peptides Symposium
Affiliation: National Food Institute, Technical University of Denmark, Research Group for Gut, Microbes, and Health, Kongens, Lyngby, Denmark 
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Jan Gwénaël

Presentation title: The Dairy Bacterium Propionibacterium FreudenreichiiAgainst Colitis and Mucositis: a Key Role of the Surface Layer Protein SlpB
Session: Mechanisms of Action
Affiliation: INRAE - Institut Agro, Science et Technologie du Lait et de l'Oeuf Microbiology, France
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Aleksandra Tymoszewska

Presentation title: A New Family of Man-PTS-Targeting Bacteriocins
Session: Bacteriocins and Antimicrobial Peptides Symposium
Affiliation: Institute of Biochemistry and Biophysics Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland

Claus Christophersen

Presentation title: Does Fibre-Fix help IBS patients consuming a low FODMAP diet to improve their gut health/microbiome, sleep and mental health?
Affiliation: Curtin University, WA Human Microbiome Collaboration Centre- Molecular Life Sciences, Perth, Australia
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Carly Amato-Menker

Presentation title: The Collaborative Influence of the Sex Chromosome Complement and Gut Microbiome on Humoral Immunity
Affiliation: West Virginia University, Microbiology Immunology and Cell Biology, Morgantown, USA
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Clarisse Nobre

Presentation title: Development of Strawberry Preparations for the Dairy Industry with Prebiotic Functionality
Affiliation: University of Minho, Centre of Biological Engineering, Braga, Portugal
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Jade Davies

Presentation title: Breaking Bad: what triggers commensal sulphite-reducing bacteria to damage gut health?
Affiliation: Quadram Institute Bioscience, Gut Microbes and Health, Norwich, United Kingdom
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Thi Thu Hao Van

< Presentation title: Development of Probiotics: Lack of Correlation Between in Vitro and in Vivo Assays
Affiliation: RMIT University, School of Science, Melbourne, Australia

Mônica Maurer Sost

Presentation title: Gut Microbiota Modulation of Healthy Subjects by Asparagus Officinalis Dietary Fibers
Session: Microbiota Protection and resilience
Affiliation: Gut Microbiology at Maastricht University, Netherlands
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Ana Lúcia B. Penna

Presentation title: Changes in Metabolism and Microbiota in Mice Fed with Probiotic Fermented Milk with Fruit Pulps
Affiliation: São Paulo State University, Food Engineering and Technology, Brazil
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Francis Ayimbila

Presentation title: The Potential use of Lentinus squarrosulus Powder to Modulate Gastrointestinal Health
Affiliation: Kasetsart University, Department of Biotechnology, Bangkok, Thailand
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Nassima Illikoud

Presentation title: Do probiotic dairy starters adapt to vegetable milks?
Affiliation: UMR1253 STLO INRAE- Institut Agro, Microbiology Team, Rennes, France
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Karina Arellano Ayala

Presentation title: Study of Probiotic Safety, Functionality and Reactivation of Freeze-Dried Dormant Cells
Affiliation: Handong Global University, Department of Advanced Convergence, Pohang, Republic of Korea
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Adrienne Weiss

Presentation title: Lacticaseibacillus Paracasei subsp. Paracasei Strain K56 Reduces Metabolic Effects of Diet-induced Obesity
Affiliation: Yili Innovation Center Europe, Innovation Center, Wageningen, Netherlands
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Charlotte Deschamps

Presentation title: Development of a mucin-associated in vitro model of the dog large intestine with size-specific set-up
Affiliation: Université Clermont Auvergne, MEDIS, Clermont-Ferrand, France
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Shakhlo Miralimova

Presentation title: Bacteriocins of Lactic Acid Bacteria for Dermatology
Affiliation: Institute of microbiology of Academy of Sciences of Uzbekistan, Laboratory of human and animal microbiome, Uzbekistan
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Stéphanie Blanquet-Diot

Presentation title: Development and Validation of an in Vitro Colonic Model of Gut Microbiota Dysbiosis Associated to Obesity
Affiliation: UCA-INRA, UMR MEDiS, Clermont-Ferrand, France

Ravidarshdeep Kaur

Presentation title:Influence of Heavy Metal Exposure on Gut Microbiota
Affiliation: Gujarat university - Department of Biochemistry and Forensic sciences, India

Wei-Hsien Liu

Presentation title:The Gut-Bone Axis: Bifidobacterium Lactis Strain BL-99 Reduces Intestinal Inflammation and Osteoporosis
Affiliation: Inner Mongolia Yili Industrial Group Co.- Ltd., Yili Innovation Center, Hohhot, China
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Nina Vinot

Presentation title:Precision Probiotics Development Journey Through a Target-Based Approach: 2 Examples of Molecular Mimetics in the Gut-Brain Axis
Affiliation: TargEDys, Business Development, Longjumeau, France
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Caroline Idowu

Presentation title: Implications of the Transparency Regulation
Session: Regulatory Workshop
Affiliation: Regulatory Affairs Manager, Pen & Tec Consulting, Spain
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Petr Ryšávka

Presentation title: Probiotic Supplementation as a New Way of Preventing the Serious Course of Covid-19
Affiliation: Veterinary Research Institute Brno, Faculty Hospital Brno, Czech Republic
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Presentation title: Live Biotherapeutic Products - Panel Discussion
Affiliation: Science Director at Yakult Europe, PRI president, France

Tomotoshi Sugita

Presentation title: Efficient Production of Human Milk Oligosaccharide Lacto-N-fucopentaose III in Engineered Escherichia coli Expressing α1,3-Fucosyltransferase from Parabacteroides goldsteinii
Affiliation: Kirin Holdings Co.- Ltd., Kirin Central Research Institute, Kanagawa, Japan

Colette Shortt

Presentation title: Gut Brain Axis: Looking Ahead
Affiliation: Regulatory & Nutrition Specialist, University of Ulster, United Kingdom
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Sean Gibbons

Presentation title: Leveraging the microbiome to predict personalized responses to dietary, prebiotic, and probiotic interventions
Affiliation: Institute for Systems Biology, Washington, United States
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Benjamin Jensen

Presentation title: Ecology and physiology of the small intestine versus colon; potential consequences for probiotic administration?
Affiliation: Head of Nutritional Immunology, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
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