The free-to-view event​ is the first in our exclusive ‘Spotlight on…’ series and will be broadcast live on January 27 at 3pm Singapore time (GMT +8).

The broadcast will assess the latest research, new product development opportunities and regional category trends for probiotics across the infant nutrition sector.

The hour-long event, held in association with Japanese probiotics pioneers Morinaga, will feature expert presentations from:

  • Professor Douwe van Sinderen, Professor of Molecular Microbiology, School of Microbiology & APC Microbiome Ireland, University College Cork, Ireland
  • Ewa Hudson, Director of Insights, Lumina Intelligence
  • Dr. Jin-zhong Xiao, Director of Next Generation Science Institute; Technical Director of International Division, Morinaga Milk Industry

These will be followed by a live panel debate where you can pose your questions to our guests.

Event host and NutraIngredients-Asia Editor-in-Chief Gary Scattergood said: “With parents always wanting the best thing for their children, it is no surprise that consumer interests in probiotics for infant nutrition is increasing.

“There is a growing trend of probiotic applications being used in in infant formula, baby food and supplements for healthy early life development.