Schedule

Please keep in mind, the Conference schedule is subject to change.
Check frequently for updates.

Wednesday, November 16, 2022

10:00 am – 12:00 pmIACM Board of Directors Meeting (Board members only)
12:30 – 2:00 pmIACM Synthetic Color Committee Meeting (members and invited guests only)
2:30 – 4:00 pmIACM Natural Color Committee Meeting (members and invited guests only)
4:30 – 5:30 pmIACM Annual Members Meeting (members and invited guests only)
6:30 – 9:00 pmIACM Member Networking Event (members and invited guests only)

Thursday, November 17, 2022

7:30 – 8:30 amBreakfastSponsorship Opportunity
8:30 – 8:45amConference WelcomeBobby Gruber, IACM President
8:45 – 9:30 amThe Role of JECFA for CCFAAngeliki Vlachou, FAO
9:30 – 10:15 amThe Role of FCC in Protecting the Integrity of Natural Food ColorsDrs. Tongtong Xu and Eric Schwartz, Food Chemicals Codex at U.S. Pharmacopoeia
10:15 – 10:45 amBreakSponsorship Opportunity
10:45 – 11:30 amNew Approaches to Tox TestingDr. Thomas Hartung
Center for Alternatives to Animal Testing
11:30 am – 12:15 pmColorful Communications in Food ScienceDr. Taylor C. Wallace
Think Healthy Group & George Mason University
12:15 – 1:30 pmLunchSponsored by Vivify
1:30 – 2:15 pmFDA Safety Assessments of Natural Extracts Used as Color AdditivesDr. Danica E. DeGroot
U.S. Food and Drug Administration
2:15 – 3:00 pmA Colorful World: New Product Innovation Trends in Food ColorsTom Vierhile, Innova Market Insights
3:00 – 3:30 pmNetworking BreakSponsored by ADM
3:30 – 4:15 pmInclusion of Colors in Flavor Development ProcessJennifer Elegbede, Lycored
4:15 – 5:00 pmColor of Change – How Natural and Product Claim Litigation is EvolvingJoanna Drake, IACM General Counsel
6:00 – 8:00 pmNetworking ReceptionSponsorship Opportunity

Friday, November 18, 2022

7:30 – 8:30 am Breakfast Sponsored by Doehler
8:30 – 8:45 am Welcome Remarks Sarah Codrea, IACM Executive Director
8:45 – 9:30 am Natural Color Trends, Market Needs and GapsDr. Deepti Dabas, ADM
9:30 – 10:15 am Biomanufacturing the Future of ColorantsRicky Cassini, Michroma
10:15 – 10:30 am Networking Break Sponsorship opportunity
10:30 – 11:15 am The Psychology of Food Choices Dr. William Hallman, Rutgers
11:15 – 11:45 am How the Color Industry Can Evolve Over the Next 50 Years IACM Board of Directors
11:45 am Adjourn Conference
Grab & Go Lunch