Vitafoods Insights Virtual Expo

May 10, 2021

Event Overview

Title: Vitafoods Insights Virtual Expo

Date: May 10-13, 2021

Running from 10-13 May 2021, the Vitafoods Insights Virtual Expo is the online event for nutraceuticals professionals – scientists to salespeople, and everyone in-between. With networking, knowledge-sharing and community-building at its core, it’s a place to discover new ideas and connections that can take your business to the next level.

Lonza is the exclusive theme sponsor for the Sports and Active Nutrition Stage. 

Live Webinar

Title: From Cutting Edge to Competitive Edge

Date: Wednesday, May 12, 2021

Time: 13:30 CET

The $20 billion dollar a year sports nutrition category is more popular than ever, but as the market continues to grow, so does competition. In the continual arms race for more effective and efficient products, it's key for companies to stay at the cutting edge of innovation to make sure their products can differentiate and attract the widest amount of consumers possible.

With so many options available, how can you innovate to beat out the competition?

  • Learn how to leverage the power of science and technology to launch sports nutrition products faster than ever with unique and compelling claims.
  • Discover the latest in science-backed, premium sports nutrition ingredients for creating exciting, performance-driven products.
  • Get a first-hand look at the future of innovative dosage forms to take formulations to the next level.

Meet Our Speakers


Vaughn DuBow

Product Manager, Lonza

With over 12 years of experience in the pharmaceutical, dietary supplement and fitness industries, Vaughn is a proven leader with an in-depth understanding of product development and marketing within the health and nutrition sectors. Vaughn’s background includes Alfasigma USA, Hi-Tech Pharmaceuticals, Gaspari Nutrition, and iForce Nutrition, where he successfully managed product formulation, business development, and market research for core flagship brands.


Renato Costa, M.Sc., MBA

Business Development Manager, Lonza Capsules & Health Ingredients

With a Master’s in Animal Nutrition and Executive Master’s in Business and Administration, Renato has more than 15 years of experience in functional feed ingredients and international business development. At Lonza Capsules & Health Ingredients, he is responsible for coordinating the ongoing development of the UC-II® undenatured type II collagen ingredient in the EMEA region.

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