OmniActive discusses curcumin, capsicum at SSW

OmniActive discusses curcumin, capsicum at SSW

Addition of two VendorBrief sessions will round out the impressive lineup of key opinion leaders that are a part of OmniActive Insights.

The addition of two VendorBrief sessions will round out the impressive lineup of key opinion leaders that are a part of OmniActive Insights—an educational program during this year’s SupplySide West filled with various key opinion leaders presenting new and exciting information on a variety of relevant industry topics. This double-header will provide exclusive insights into the complex issues of two varying topics—bioavailable curcumin options, as well as recent updates and findings on capsicum.

The first session, entitled “An Update and Emerging Science on the Untapped Potential of Capsicum and Capsaicinoids,” presented by Richard Bloomer, Ph.D. of the University of Memphis, will take place on Nov. 14 from 3:30 to 3:55 p.m. at booth #15075. Dr. Bloomer will discuss:

  • The shift from synthetic ingredients to natural options seen in the weight management, sports nutrition and healthy lifestyle markets
  • Updates and emerging science surrounding capsicum—and its actives capsaicinoids
  • How the thermogenic pump of these red hot peppers can be harnessed without the burn

Directly following the above session will be “Navigating the Crowded Bioavailable Curcumin Landscape,” the second OmniActive sponsored VendorBrief session and last on their OmniActive Insights docket, will be presented by Ralf Jäger, FISSN, CISSN, MBA, and will run from 3:55 to 4:20 p.m., also at booth #15075. Dr. Jäger will provide:

  • Navigational insight into the bioavailable curcumin landscape
  • In-depth analysis and comparison of curcumin options
  • Insight into how to differentiate your formulation in a crowded marketplace

“These two VendorBrief sessions, in conjunction with Dr. Jeffrey Anshel’s Natural Products Educational Track seminar (AREDS 2 Study Results Update) and Dr. James Stringham’s SupplySide Why presentation (Lutein For Every Age™), will provide a comprehensive overview on exciting new developments in the ever-evolving natural ingredients and supplement markets,” said Dr. Jayant Deshpande, Chief Technical Officer of OmniActive Health Technologies. “OmniActive Insights will have something for everyone.”

OmniActive Health Technologies will be exhibiting at SupplySide West booth #27002. For more information on the OmniActive sponsored education sessions or our award-winning ingredients and technologies, contact us at [email protected]

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