AmCham Shanghai's Food, Agriculture, and Beverage and Healthcare Committees invites you to attend Big Health Trends in F&B on Monday, January 29 from 16:30 to 18:00 at the AmCham Shanghai Conference Center. In this session, we will discuss:

I. The Evolvement of “Health”
Explore how consumers’ perception on “health” has influenced their life choices as well as their purchasing preferences and behaviours

II. The Most Unhealthy Consumer
Discover how brands can resonate with and appeal to consumers with different levels of health consciousness and knowledge and diversified life priorities

III. The Future of Healthy Eating​
Identify new and emerging business opportunities for food and drinks companies – the power of technology, the beauty of indulgence, the importance of ethics

Following the presentation will be a panel discussion with other industry experts who will share their insights on the market.

16:30 Registration & Networking
16:40 Welcome Remarks
16:45 Presentation
17:15 Panel Discussion
17:45 Audience Q&A
18:00 Session Ends


  • Kimberly ASHTON (Co-Founder of Sprout Lifestyle)

    Kimberly ASHTON

    Co-Founder of Sprout Lifestyle

    Kimberly is a respected natural therapies & nutrition professional who specializes in healthy cooking, holistic health and wellness. Through her natural foods store and nutrition cooking classes in Shanghai she inspires, educates and supports individuals to improve their health and lifestyle. Previously she had a healthy café, catering & delivery business that has since been re-branded as Better Bentos, she is now in a consultancy role.

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  • Alina MA (Associate Director, Lifestyle, Leisure, Travel, Media and Retail of Mintel)

    Alina MA

    Associate Director, Lifestyle, Leisure, Travel, Media and Retail of Mintel

    Alina joined Mintel in 2016 as Associate Director in China Report Team. She leads content production and client work in areas of lifestyle, leisure, travel, media and retail. Before Mintel, Alina worked at TNS with focus on qualitative research. Her project experiences cover a wide range of FMCG categories, eg food and beverages, personal care, tobacco and alcohol, apparel and footwear and pet food and care. She has a Master Degree in Management (Marketing) from Durham University.

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  • Yiping REN (Director of Research at NUSKIN)

    Yiping REN

    Director of Research at NUSKIN

    With over 20 years of research experience, she has published several papers in peer-reviewed journals and participated in inventing and applying for more than ten international and Chinese patents. She previously worked for Ruijin Hospital and had research and management experience in industries such as Philips Asia Research Center, GSK R&D China, Gene Group Holdings, during which she dedicated herself to translating advanced science and technologies to clinical practice and market need. Now as a member of the NU SKIN scientific research team, she is actively collaborating and maintaining good relationships with renowned academic institutes as well as research centers. She is taking care of preclinical and clinical researches in China and opened research platforms including screening or functional studies, and various new research directions.

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Member Ticket
Member Price Free
Member Company Employee Ticket
Standard Price RMB 100
Door Price RMB 100
Non-Member Ticket
Standard Price RMB 250
Door Price RMB 250