Food Industry Summit 2017 Program Booklet

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The 2017 Saint Joseph's University Food Industry Summit brings together professionals and features experts from across the food industry to discuss this year's theme:


Disruptive Innovation in Food Marketing


8:00-8:30 Breakfast and registration
8:30-8:45 Dr. Joseph DiAngelo, Dean, Haub School of Business, SJU
8:45-9:30 Larry Levin, EVP Consumer & Shopper Marketing - IRI
Food/CPG new product and market trends
9:30-10:15 Scott Aakre, VP of Innovation & Insights – Hormel
How Hormel views innovation and the changing consumer
10:15-10:45 Networking Break (30 min)
10:45-11:30 Kevin Coupe, Editor, Morning News Beat 
How Amazon is changing the retail landscape with bricks & clicks
11:30-12:15 Ernest Baskin, PhD, Assistant Professor, Food Marketing SJU
 Google & Food
12:15-1:15 Lunch & Networking
1:15-2:00 Shauna MacNeil, Director, Symbotic
How robotics are improving the food/CPG supply chain
2:00-2:15 Break
2:15-3:00 Steve McMahon, CMO, Saladworks
Fast Casual - From Data & Insights to Disruption & Innovation
3:00-3:45 Steve Henig, VP Digital Commerce & Analytics, Wakefern
How Shop Rite is addressing the changing grocery shopper