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Spring 2017 Virtual Regional Meeting

​Broadcast Date: Tuesday, April 25, 2017
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​​​About the Webinar​

Join us for an interactive discussion about how to be an effective sensory scientist even as globalization makes our job more complex. Top experts on both trained panel and consumer research will discuss best practices for operating within global constraints. They will also offer tips on how to develop skills that make global research more effective and actionable. An interactive activity and Connectors networking session will follow the panel discussion. Please join us!

Meet the Speakers:

  • Anne Goldman, Vice President Consumer Research, ACCE International
  • Chris Marketo, Senior Vice Principal of Global Business Development, MMR Research Worldwide
  • Bob Baron, Vice President of Busines​s Development, Sensory Spectrum
  • Susan Hooge, R&D Manager, General Mills

The session will last about 90 minutes.

This program qualifies for Certified Food Scientist (CFS) renewal contact hours (CH). CFS Certificants may claim a maximum of 1.5 CH for their participation in this program. For more information, please visit or email​.

How to Attend

A total of 17 regions will be hosting the discussion. As an SSP member, you are encouraged to participate in the event, which stimulates conversation and networking among local sensory professionals.

If you would like to receive more information regarding this event or the specifics of your location, please contact your regional meeting host to obtain additional details.

​​Location ​Ho​​st
​BeloitTina Gupton
​ChicagoKatie Buss
​California - NorthernDawn Chapman, Ellie King
​California - Southern Suzanne Pecore
​DFWKatie Marston
​FloridaGillian Dagan
Kansas/Missouri​Tegan Jepsen​
​Minnesota Natasha Dsouza, Kimberley Greenwood,
Kate​ Courchane
​Michigan Alisa Doan​
​New England Sharon Yellin
​North NJ & NY Westchester Erin Riddell​
​Central NJ & Philadelphia area Michael Kuehne
​North Carolina Alicia Jenkins
​Ohio Christa DeMasie
​OmahaKatie Lynch​
Pacific NorthwestPreetha Jayasingh
​Pennsylvania Tricia Wilson​
​Tennessee (East)Curtis Luckett
​Toronto Margaret Van De Gevel
​UK Lauren Rogers​
Thank you to all of the regional hosts for their time and dedication in preparing for this event!

Not a member of SSP? Join today!​

If you are interested in hosting a regional meeting, please contact Lydia Lawless for additional details. Hope you are all able to attend this great regional meeting!