TechConnect World 2019

Personal & Home Care, Cosmetics, Foods & Agriculture - Program Highlights

Join industry partners and applied research leadership accelerating the development and deployment of new material solutions into products and society.

2019 Featured Speakers:

Marjorie (Austero) KiechelMarjorie (Austero) Kiechel
Ingredion Incorporated, US

Krassimir VelikovKrassimir Velikov
Unilever, Netherlands

YuanQiao RaoYuanQiao Rao
The Dow Chemical Company, US

Sadia Afrin KhanSadia Afrin Khan

Samiul AminSamiul Amin
Manhattan College, US

Prithwiraj MaitraPrithwiraj Maitra
Johnson and Johnson, US

Peter Koenig Peter Koenig
Procter & Gamble, US

Lisa MauerLisa Mauer
Purdue University, US

Lili He Lili He
UMass Amherst, US

Martin E. LeserMartin E. Leser
Nestlé, Switzerland

World L-S NiehWorld L-S Nieh
U.S. Forest Service

Alexander NormanAlexander Norman
Ingredion Incorporated, US

Rick RossRick Ross
3M Company, US

Paul SanderPaul Sander
Ultratech, US

Krassimir VelikovJohan Pluyter
S. C. Johnson, US

Dalia YablonDalia Yablon
SurfaceChar LLC

S&T Speakers




1-on-1 Meetings

2019 Key Speakers Include:

  • Samiul Amin, Manhattan College, US
  • Fiona Case, TechConnect
  • Nathaniel Hafer, University of Massachusetts, US
  • Greg Haugstad, University of Minnesota, US
  • Peter Koenig, Procter & Gamble, US
  • Martin E. Leser, Nestlé, Switzerland'
  • Prithwiraj Maitra, Johnson and Johnson, US
  • World L-S Nieh, U.S. Forest Service
  • Alexander Norman, Ingredion Incorporated, US
  • Johan Pluyter, Pluyter Consulting, LLC, US
  • YuanQiao Rao, The Dow Chemical Company, US
  • Rick Ross, 3M Company, US
  • Jo Anne Shatkin, Vireo Advisors, US
  • Krassimir Velikov, Unilever, Netherlands
  • Jason C. White, The Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station (CAES), US

2019 Sponsors & Partners

SBIR/STTR Agency Partners:

SBIR/STTR Agency Partners