3rd Global Feed Summit,

29-30 Nov, 2017 - Bangkok, THAILAND

Sofitel Bangkok Sukhumvit

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About our Event Speakers

We pride ourselves in presenting to you accomplished leaders, authors and advocates with strong track records of achievement and vision in a wide array of backgrounds, professional fields and life experiences. We believe you will benefit from their years of knowledge and experience and also from the latest thinking and innovative processes driving individuals and organizations forward.

Speakers at this Event

Dr. Girish Channarayapatna

Dr. Girish Channarayapatna

Director, Nutrition and Technical Services

Evonik (SEA) Pte Ltd

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Dr. Girish Channarayapatna

Dr. Girish Channarayapatna

Director, Nutrition and Technical Services

Evonik (SEA) Pte Ltd

AGENDA SESSION

SUSTAINABILITY IN ANIMAL PRODUCTION

Day 1 [Wed 29, November], at 04:15 PM

Day 1 [Wed 29, November], at 04:45 PM

PROFILE

Girish Channarayapatna holds a Bachelor degree in Veterinary Science and Master degree in Poultry Science from University of Agricultural Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Bangalore, India. He completed his Doctorate Degree in 2009 from University of Guelph, Animal and Poultry Science Department, Canada. His main research focus during his Master’s and PhD program was on characterization and prevention of mycotoxicoses in poultry. He joined Evonik Animal Nutrition in Singapore in 2010 and since 2013, he is leading technical team of Evonik Animal Nutrition for Asia South region.

Dr. Mavis Hung

Dr. Mavis Hung

Nutritionist and Leader of Low Carbon Research

Anyou Biotechnology Group

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Dr. Mavis Hung

Dr. Mavis Hung

Nutritionist and Leader of Low Carbon Research

Anyou Biotechnology Group

AGENDA SESSION

FUTURE OF THE PIG FARMING INDUSTRY AND THE DEVELOPMENT OF FEED MARKETS IN CHINA

Day 2 [Thu 30, November], at 11:10 AM

PROFILE

Dr. Mavis Hung, graduated from University of Kentucky, USA  with a doctoral degree in Animal Science. Her area of academic specialization was in the sow nutrition and the growth and immunity of the offspring. Dr. Hung joined Anyou in 2013 as Swine Nutritionist. In 2015, Dr. Hung also work in Anyou Research Center as the head researcher of the Carbon Emission Research in Pig Farming.

Mr. Alexandre de Caters

Mr. Alexandre de Caters

Co-Founder

Entobel Co., Ltd.

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Mr. Alexandre de Caters

Mr. Alexandre de Caters

Co-Founder

Entobel Co., Ltd.

AGENDA SESSION

INSECT PROTEIN – THE NEXT BIG THING?

Day 1 [Wed 29, November], at 01:45 PM

PROFILE

Mr. Alexandre de Caters graduated from Solvay Business School with a degree in Business Engineering. In 2013, he founded Entobel Company with Gaetan Crielaard. Entobel is Biotech company focusing on developing innovative feed ingredients made from insect biomass.

Mr. Andreas Aepli

Mr. Andreas Aepli

Managing Director

Bühler Insect Technology Solutions

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Mr. Andreas Aepli

Mr. Andreas Aepli

Managing Director

Bühler Insect Technology Solutions

AGENDA SESSION

HOW FEED COMPANIES CAN PROFIT FROM THE INSECT PROTEIN REVOLUTION

Day 1 [Wed 29, November], at 02:15 PM

PROFILE

Andreas Aepli is the Managing Director for Bühler and Protix’ joint venture Bühler Insect Technology Solutions (BITS). Using the power of insects, BITS provides modular solutions for the industrial-scale transformation of organic side streams into quality ingredients. Before BITS, Andreas has helped built Bühler’s Sales & Service presence in emerging markets like Pakistan, Iran and North Africa and was also the CFO for the Middle East & North Africa region. Andreas holds an MBA from INSEAD and a BA from the University of St. Gallen.

Dr. Swensen Huang

Dr. Swensen Huang

Technical Manager

Nutriad

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Dr. Swensen Huang

Dr. Swensen Huang

Technical Manager

Nutriad

AGENDA SESSION

MOVING TOWARDS ANTIBIOTIC-FREE ERA – SOLUTIONS & STRATEGIES

Day 2 [Thu 30, November], at 11:40 AM

PROFILE

Dr. Swensen Huang graduated from Oregon State University with a degree of Ph.D. in Dept. of Comparative Veterinary Medicine.   His study focused on innate immunity in poultry.   He worked for several multinational company in animal health industry including Merial, DuPont, Zoetis (Alpharma, Pfizer), and now Nutriad for past 17 years.  He has role in technical support with experience in the area of vaccine, biosecurity, and feed additives.

Dr. Amonthep Chawla

Dr. Amonthep Chawla

SVP & Head of Research Office

CIMB Thailand Public Company Limited

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Dr. Amonthep Chawla

Dr. Amonthep Chawla

SVP & Head of Research Office

CIMB Thailand Public Company Limited

AGENDA SESSION

GLOBAL ECONOMIC OUTLOOK GAINING MOMENTUM?

Day 1 [Wed 29, November], at 09:10 AM

PROFILE

Dr. Amonthep Chawla is the Head of Research Office at the CIMB Thai Bank where he conducts market research on financial liquidity, interest rate and economic outlook of Thailand as well as the ASEAN region. He also evaluates business sectors that provide opportunities or pose potential risks to the Bank.

 

Dr. Chawla received an East-West Center Scholarship to complete his Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Hawaii at Manoa in the US.

Mr. Chris De Lavigne

Mr. Chris De Lavigne

Principal – Strategy

KPMG Services Pte Ltd

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Mr. Chris De Lavigne

Mr. Chris De Lavigne

Principal – Strategy

KPMG Services Pte Ltd

AGENDA SESSION

Afternoon’s Chairman’s Introduction

Day 1 [Wed 29, November], at 01:40 PM

OUTLOOK AND TRENDS IN THE ANIMAL FEED & ADDITIVES SECTOR

Day 1 [Wed 29, November], at 09:45 AM

Day 1 [Wed 29, November], at 04:45 PM

PROFILE

Chris de Lavigne is based in Singapore and leads the KPMG Agriculture and Chemicals team in the Global Strategy Group, He has over 20 years Consulting experience covering; Transformational Growth Strategies and Innovation, Operational Excellence, Organization Redesign, Turnaround and M&A and has worked extensively in the feed and feed ingredients market.

Dr. Julian Conway Mcgill

Dr. Julian Conway Mcgill

Head of South East Asia

LMC International Ltd

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Dr. Julian Conway Mcgill

Dr. Julian Conway Mcgill

Head of South East Asia

LMC International Ltd

AGENDA SESSION

THE OUTLOOK FOR PROTEIN CROPS

Day 1 [Wed 29, November], at 11:15 AM

Chairman’s Introduction

Day 2 [Thu 30, November], at 09:00 AM

PROFILE

Dr Julian McGill is the Head of South East Asia at LMC International. He is in charge of research and business development for the ASEAN region. He and his team are based in Kuala Lumpur. He has a wide-ranging brief, but focus primarily on vegetable oils, oleochemicals, rubber and high protein feed markets (such as aquafeed).

His main research interest is in understanding how growers and processors manage to achieve superior margins, despite operating in a commodity market.

Dr McGill holds an M.A. (Honours) in Economics from the University of Edinburgh and completed his PhD (DPhil) at the University of Oxford. 

Dr. Liu Kang

Dr. Liu Kang

Technical Director

Shenzhen Alpha Feed Co., Ltd

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Dr. Liu Kang

Dr. Liu Kang

Technical Director

Shenzhen Alpha Feed Co., Ltd

AGENDA SESSION

MOVING TOWARDS A SUSTAINABLE AQUACULTURE INDUSTRY WITH INNOVATIVE FISH FEED

Day 1 [Wed 29, November], at 02:45 PM

Day 1 [Wed 29, November], at 04:45 PM

PROFILE

Liu kang got his PHD in Guangdong Ocean University (China) and his major is nutrition and feed of aquatic animals. Since 2016, he is the Technical Director in Alpha group. Prior to joining Alpha group he worked at Yuehai feed group in China. He has nearly ten years of experience in the field of aquatic feed, especially familiar with the feed of marine fish and freshwater carnivorous fish in China.

Dr. Neoh Soon Bin

Dr. Neoh Soon Bin

CEO

Soon Soon Group Of Companies

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Dr. Neoh Soon Bin

Dr. Neoh Soon Bin

CEO

Soon Soon Group Of Companies

AGENDA SESSION

Chairman’s Remarks & Introduction

Day 1 [Wed 29, November], at 09:00 AM

PANEL DISCUSSION: TAKING ANIMAL NUTRITION TO NEXT LEVEL OF DEVELOPMENT

Day 1 [Wed 29, November], at 04:45 PM

THE USE OF ALTERNATIVE PROTEIN MEALS TO INCREASE FUNCTIONAL FIBRES AND OPTIMISING AMINO ACIDS IN POULTRY FEED

Day 2 [Thu 30, November], at 10:10 AM

PROFILE

Dr Soon-Bin Neoh is a Director of the Soon Soon Group of Companies, an international oil, food and feed ingredients manufacturing concern based in Penang, Malaysia. Dr Neoh was trained as a scientist with a BSc and PhD in Chemistry from the University College London and a post doctorate research fellowship at the University of Chicago, USA.

 

Being the Managing Director of the Soon Soon Group of Companies , he is currently very active as an industrialist and businessman. He has wide business experience in various Asian countries.

Mr. Craig Thorp

Mr. Craig Thorp

Commercial Director - Supplier Quality Assurance (SQA)

Mars Petcare Asia Pacific

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Mr. Craig Thorp

Mr. Craig Thorp

Commercial Director - Supplier Quality Assurance (SQA)

Mars Petcare Asia Pacific

AGENDA SESSION

SOURCING FOR THE EMERGING PET FOOD MARKETS OF ASIA

Day 1 [Wed 29, November], at 03:45 PM

PROFILE

Craig Thorp has worked for Mars Inc. for over 17 years in both the Petcare and Chocolate Segments, during this time he has had roles in Commercial Buying, Supplier Quality and Sustainability.   Much of the focus of these roles has centered on the development of supply chains in Asia to support the growth of Mars Inc. in this region.  Craig has had significant development experience in India, Cambodia and Thailand.   Prior to joining Mars, Craig was an Officer in the Australian Army with experience in South East and South West Asia.  He holds a post graduate degree in Defence

Mr. Ravi Shankar

Mr. Ravi Shankar

Chief Operating Officer

Amul Dairy

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Mr. Ravi Shankar

Mr. Ravi Shankar

Chief Operating Officer

Amul Dairy

AGENDA SESSION

ADVANCING DAIRY/CATTLE FEED INDUSTRY IN INDIA

Day 2 [Thu 30, November], at 09:40 AM

PROFILE

Mr Ravi Shankar is currently the Chief Operating Officer of the Kaira District Cooperative Milk Producers Union Limited (popularly known as Amul Dairy).  A rural manager for over three decades, Mr Ravi Shankar has been a Whole-time Director on the Board of Directors of India’s National Dairy Development Board (NDDB) for seven years, of which three years were as its Executive Director. He has served as the Managing Director of IDMC Limited for over five years.  IDMC undertakes EPC of dairy and food projects and manufactures dairy equipment.

 

Earlier, Mr Ravi Shankar served as the Managing Director of the National Cooperative Dairy Federation of India for more than six years.  NCDFI is the country’s networking and advocacy body for the cooperative dairy industry. Over the years Mr Ravi Shankar has gained significant insights into the development-finance and working of agricultural cooperatives and public sector companies. He has experience in country based policy dialogue and has successfully carried out operational engagements with multilateral agencies.  He has also worked on short assignments in the South Asian and East African region.

Prof. Le Duc Ngoan

Prof. Le Duc Ngoan

Member

Vietnam Feed Association

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Prof. Le Duc Ngoan

Prof. Le Duc Ngoan

Member

Vietnam Feed Association

AGENDA SESSION

COMPETITIVE LANDSCAPE OF VIETNAM’S GROWING FEED MARKETS

Day 2 [Thu 30, November], at 09:10 AM

PROFILE

Prof. Le Duc Ngoan graduated from Agriculture University No.2 Ha Bac, Viet Nam. He obtained his PhD in Animal Sciences in the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Sweden in 2000 & the title of Full Prof in 2015. He has been teaching and researching at Faculty of Animal Sciences, Hue University of Agriculture and Forestry, Viet Nam since 1976 to now. His specialization is animal nutrition, mainly in pig nutrition. He is a member of Viet Nam Feed Association.

Mr. Edwin C Mapanao

Mr. Edwin C Mapanao

First Vice President

Philippine Association of Feed Millers, Inc. (PAFMI)

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Mr. Edwin C Mapanao

Mr. Edwin C Mapanao

First Vice President

Philippine Association of Feed Millers, Inc. (PAFMI)

AGENDA SESSION

OVERVIEW OF FEED MARKET IN THE PHILIPPINES

Day 2 [Thu 30, November], at 12:10 PM

PROFILE

Edwin Mapanao is a Graduate of B.S. Aquaculture from the University of the Philippines and a Certified Professional Marketer in Asia. He finished his Masters in Business Administration Major in Marketing from Ateneo Graduate School of Business and completed his Harvard Leadership Program in 2013.

 

He is the Vice President for Marketing of Univet Nutrition and Animal Healthcare Company (UNAHCO), the leading Agribusiness company in the Philippines. He is also the 2008 Marketing Man of the Year in the Philippines. He is the founding member of the Marketing Institute of the Philippines and President of the CPM Society of the Philippines. For the past three years, he holds the position of 1st Vice President of the Philippine Association of Feedmillers, Inc (PAFMI), the largest member Association with 70% contribution to the Philippine feedmilling industry. 

Mr. Johan van den Ban

Mr. Johan van den Ban

Managing Director

De Heus Myanmar

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Mr. Johan van den Ban

Mr. Johan van den Ban

Managing Director

De Heus Myanmar

AGENDA SESSION

OPPORTUNITIES IN MYANMAR’S LIVESTOCK & FEED INDUSTRY – THE VALUE CHAIN PERSPECTIVE

Day 1 [Wed 29, November], at 10:45 AM

PROFILE

Johan van den Ban has a MSc in International Business and Management and  a BSc in Philosophy. He worked at Ten Kate Vetten  in Vietnam & The Philippines from  2011-2013. Since 2013, he joined De Heus Vietnam & Myanmar as the Managing Director. De Heus Animal Nutrition is a family-owned company since 1911 with HQ in The Netherlands. It consists of 16 Business units and focused on animal nutrition, non-integrated