Riccardo Accolla, PhD

Director of Digital Food Science

Riccardo is Director of Digital Food Science at Ripe.io. where he oversees the digitization of consumer related data (eg Taste perception) and manages full scale Quality and Sustainability related projects with Ingredient and CPG companies. Neuroscientist by training, with expertise in Food & Flavor perception, he brings 15+ years experience in Innovation and Product Development in the Food and Flavor industry. Since 2014, Riccardo also mentored food tech startups, providing technical and business support across the food value chain, with a specific focus on ingredient innovation, quality and go-to-market strategy. Riccardo obtained a PhD in Neuroscience from the Swiss Polytechnic Federal Institute (EPFL) in Lausanne, Switzerland, and a MEng magna cum laude in Biomedical Engineering from the Polytechnic School of Milan, Italy.

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Day 1: Jun 7, 2021

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Maximizing Big Data to Avoid Costly Recalls

The efficiency of LEDs, data storage, and AI are all increasing, while costs are dropping. Understand how these are primary technology inputs in an innovative growing system that are changing at an incredible rate. Re-evaluate your supply chain to create a world in which access to data equals brand integrity, transparency, safety and better food for all by:

  • Capitalizing on data-driven decision making to improve quality and safety
  • Controlling total product quality throughout the chain
  • Leveraging new technology and your employee base to deliver better results for all

Share this innovative thinking to invigorate your organization regarding the use of big data!