Diamond Sponsor
Firmenich is the world’s largest privately-owned perfume and taste company, founded in Geneva, Switzerland, in 1895. Driven by its purpose to enhance wellbeing, naturally, Firmenich has designed many of the world’s best-known perfumes and tastes. Each year, Firmenich invests 10% of its turnover in R&D to understand and share the best that nature has to offer, responsibly.
Gold Sponsor
Takasago International Corporation was established in Japan in 1920. For 100 years, with a corporate philosophy “Contributing to Society through Technology” in mind, Takasago has developed flavors and fragrances for some of the world’s most successful manufactures of foods, beverages, fine fragrances, home and personal care products.
Silver Sponsor
As the world's leading soy sauce brand, Kikkoman has been supporting the development of Japanese food culture since its establishment in 1917. Kikkoman Soy Sauce is shipped to over 100 countries from our seven overseas factories, and we also distribute Asian foods through our global wholesale network to enrich eating styles and satisfy any taste.
Silver Sponsor
WALTHAM Petcare Science Institute is Mars Petcare's pet research centre. Our work focuses on the nutritional and behavioural needs of pets, as well as on preventive health. We use this knowledge to support development of innovative products and services, advancing science to deliver our Purpose: A BETTER WORLD FOR PETS.
Award Sponsor
Ajinomoto is a Japanese food and Amino Science corporation which produces seasonings, cooking oils, frozen foods, beverage, sweeteners, amino acids, and pharmaceuticals. Ajinomoto Group companies operate more than 100 manufacturing facilities and supporting offices globally.
Award Sponsor
At IFF, we’re using Uncommon Sense to create what the world needs. As a collective of unconventional thinkers and creators, we put science and artistry to work to create unique and unexpected scents, tastes, experiences and ingredients for the products our world craves.
Light Conversion is the world-leader and established manufacturer of tunable femtosecond ultrafast systems recognized worldwide. Its extensive portfolio includes DPSS ultrafast lasers PHAROS and CARBIDE, optical parametric amplifiers (OPA) ORPHEUS and TOPAS, OPCPA systems, ultrafast spectrometers HARPIA, and autocorrelators.  Together this portfolio forms a best-in-class set of devices for femtosecond applications in science and industry.
Sensorygen discovers and licenses natural compounds to replace harsh chemicals in everyday products. Our proprietary natural compound discovery platform has mined key classes of compounds for applications products such as insect repellents, natural sweeteners, sweet enhancers, and human odorants. Our patented compounds improve efficacy while being safer for people and the environment.