PepsiCo Global Beverages R&D, USA
Cuie Yan possesses four degrees including a Ph. D. in Polymer Chemistry & Physics, and a recently completed B.S. in Nutrition. She is a Principal Scientist with PepsiCo Global Beverage R&D, with 23 years of technical and management expertise in both industry and academia across Food Science and Biotechnologies. She has authored 32 articles in peer reviewed scientific journals and 2 book chapters; and filed 6 patents and commercialized 2 of them that have been generating $20+ million annual revenue since 2008. She has delivered more than 10 presentations in international conferences and forums; and chaired 6. She also has been a reviewer for 5+ top-ranked scientific journals on Food Science & Biotechnologies; as well as one of the Editorial Board Members for Journal of Biotechnology and Journal of Bio Accent.