Day 1: 26 October 2022

09:15 – 09:45

Opening Ceremony

Pet Square Stage

10:00 – 10:45 

Thai Pet Food Trade Association (TPFA) Press Conference

Pet Square Stage

11:00 – 11:45

Thailand’s Pet Food Industry: Time to be the world leader of Global Pet food market.

 by Department of Livestock Development (DLD)

ครบเครื่องเรื่องควรรู้ อุตสาหกรรมอาหารสัตว์เลี้ยงไทย ก้าวไกลสู่ตลาดโลก โดย กรมปศุสัตว์

Dr. Rakthai Ngampak, Director of Animal Feed and Veterinary Products Control Division

*The session will be conducted in Thai (English interpretation available)


Pet Square Stage

12:00 – 12:45

Rational for Companion Animal Drug Usage by Animal Health Products Association (AHPA)

Dr. Rakthai Ngampak | DVM | Director of Animal Feed and Veterinary Products Control Division
Dr.Pittaya Suankwuan |DVM | Business unit manager (companion)

Dr.Phaiwan Siphua | DVM | Secretary of Animal Health Product Association

Pet Square Stage

13:00 – 13:45

Ingredient Trends in the Post Pandemic World and Value of Functional Proteins in Wet and Dry Petfood by APC Proteins

13:00 – 13:10  Introduction to APC
                              by Mr. Ramesh Subramonian, Director of Sales – Asia Pacific

13:15 – 13:45  Ingredients Trends in the Post Pandemic World |the Value of Functional
                              Proteins in Wet & Dry Petfood
                              by Dr. Nathan Fastinger, Dr. Fast Pet Food Consulting LLC

Pet Square Stage

13:00 – 17:00

VPN Venture Talk : อยากเปิดโรงพยาบาลสัตว์เอง…ต้องรู้อะไรบ้าง

VPN Venture Talk : How to Start Your Own Animal Hospital

Key Topics:

  • How to Set Up an Animal Hospital in Thailand
  • Business Idea and Marketing
  • Location Analysis
  • Financial Tips & Insights


Chaowaphan Yinharnmingmongkol (DVM) : Animal Space Animal Hospital Founder & Director, President of Thailand Exotic Pets Veterinarians Association

Supapat Piyachaiwut (DVM) : Bangkok Heart Animal Hospital Founder & Director, Hato Pet Wellness Founder & Director

Kittisak Chaisomsakul (DVM) : Co-Founder of Sirivej Animal Hospital & Managing Director


Dr. Tunyatip Pongpaiboon (DVM)
Dr. Ittipong Khamtawee (DVM)

*This session is in THAI


14:00 – 14:45

Adding Value to Pet Food Using Colors from Nature by Oterra

  • Who We Are
  • What’s Trending in Pet Food
  • Natural Colors Explained
  • Working with Natural Colors

Rikke Sakstrup Frandsen, Industry Business Manager
Jannice Peh, Senior Application Technologist

Pet Square Stage

15:00 – 15:45

Fressnapf – Europe’s Largest Pet Supply Retailer


Stephan Plass | VP Product Development & Sourcing |  Home, Outdoor & Mobility
Ida Wrobel | Senior Expert Product Development & Sourcing | Home, Outdoor & Mobility

Pet Square Stage

16:00 – 16:45

The Indian Pet Industry on a Growth Path by IIPTF

by Linda Hawke. Linda Hawke, Publisher Creature Companion Magazine and Convener, India International Pet Trade Fair (IIPTF)

Pet Square Stage

Day 2: 27 October 2022

10:00 – 11:45

Catching the Best of Insects with Petfood – AFFIA’s Insights

09:30 – 09:50
Insects in Pet Food – State of the Art


by Maricar DeLa Vega, Product Director, Nutrition Technologies, Malaysia

09:55 – 10:15
Tackling the Pet Food Industry Challenges with Sustainable & Industrial Production of Insect-Based Functional Ingredients


by Fabrice Latchoumanin, General Manager, Veolia Bioconversion Malaysia

10:20 – 10:40
Practical Approaches to Pet Food Application – Matching the Scale Requirements


by Bob Holtermans, Founder of Insect Engineers & the Insect School

10:45 – 11:05
Insects for Pet Health and Nutrition – Application & Consumer Insights to Capture Insects’ Potential


by Salamahafifi Yusnaieny, Director and Senior Project Manager, Protenga
and Rachel Steven, Pet Food Manager, Protenga

Peter Hamilton, Founder and CEO, Biovert Protein

Panel Discussion

Pet Square Stage

10:00 – 16:00 

Bunny Nature Seminar

10:00 – 12:00

Introduction to Bunny Nature Brand and Products by Bunny Nature
Company introduction and product line presentation

by Mr. Oliver Petzoldt, CEO of Bunny Nature company.

13:00 – 14:30

Small animals Healthcare and Nutrition by Pukpui rabbit & exotic pet clinic
Common illness in small animals and Nutrition balance for small animals

by Dr Chaowasit Panyamahasup, Veterinarian DVM of Pukpui rabbit & exotic pet clinic

14:30 – 16:00

Pedigree rabbit care and nutrition by Bunny Villa

by Mr. Kitsada Kamolsuntisuk, Founder of Rabbit Breeder Association (RBA)


10:00 – 17:00 

What Our Pets Need is Your Tender Loving Care

Veterinary Practitioner Association of Thailand (VPAT) Seminar

10:00 – 11:00  Endoparasites: lurking bugs inside your pets?
                              By Assistant Professor Dr.Woraporn Sukhumavasi

11:00 – 12:00  Ectoparasite control: update in the tropics
                              By Assistant Professor Dr.Woraporn Sukhumavasi

13:00 – 14:00  How to prove your patient is really food allergic?
                              By Assistant Professor Dr.Maturawan Tunhikorn

14:00 – 15:00  How to manage allergic dogs and cats with confidence
                              By Assistant Professor Dr.Maturawan Tunhikorn

15:00 – 17:00  Basic wound management for pet owners
                              By Inst. Dr. Nicole Sirisopit Mehl


10:00 – 17:00 

The Drools Story- changing the landscape of the pet food industry

How Drools paved way to become the first Multinational pet food brand from India & its value propositions to pet parents across countries.

by Dr. Shashank Sinha, CEO, Drools Pet Food Pvt. Ltd., India


12:00 – 12:45

Pet Products Business in Thailand by Thai Pet Product Industries Association (TPIA)

by Mr. Nitipong Laohavisit | Managing Director Pet Protect Thailand

Pet Square Stage

13:00 – 13:45

Challenges and Opportunities for Pet Business in South East Asia – First Hand insights –

by Dr. Matthias Koch | Managing Director of Anibene

Pet Square Stage

14:00 – 16:45

Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) Awareness in Companion Animal by the Federation of Asian Veterinary Association (FAVA)

14:00 – 14:05  Session Introduction
                              by Dr. Achariya Sailasuta
14:05 – 14:50  Pets as reservoirs of AMR foodborne bacterial pathogens
                              by Prof. Dr. Rungthip Chuanchuen
14:50 – 15:35  Crisis and addressing of AMR pathogens in pet animals
                              by Dr. Pattrarat Chanchaithong
15:35 – 15:55   Panel Discussion
15:55 – 16:00   Session Closing 
                               by Dr. Achariya Sailasuta

MR211 – 212

14:00 – 16:00

Avian Clinical Nutrition by Versele-Laga & Pamornchai 

by Dr. Patrick Ghysels, Product Manager, Versele-Laga

Pet Square Stage

Day 3: 28 October 2022

10:00 – 10:45

Why Pets Love Yeast? by Lallemand Animal Nutrition

From flavor enhancer, source of nutrients to functional ingredients: explore the benefits &applications of yeasts and their derivatives in pet nutrition.

  • Introduction
  • Presenting the topic
  • Discussion

by Dr Francesca Susca, DVM, Ph.D,  Global Pet Product Manager

Pet Square Stage

11:00 – 11:45 

Indonesian Pet Market by IIPE

by Didit Siswodwiatmoko | Managing Director of IIPE – Indonesia International Pet Expo

Pet Square Stage

11:00 – 12:00 

Thailand Pet Food Performance by Petfood Industry Association (PIA)

  • PIA Overview
  • Thailand’s Opportunities
  • Export Summary
  • Discussion

by Dr. Mongkol Maenmalai, Director of Petfood Industry Association-Thailand 


12:00 – 12:45 

Sustainability in the Pet Food Market and Kemin’s Approach

by Abby Castillo, Senior Global Product Manager at Kemin Nutrisurance, Pet Food and Rendering Division

Pet Square Stage

13:00 – 13:45

Probiotics Improve Several Diseases in Pets

Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University

by Associate Professor Suporn Foongladda, D.V.M., Ph.D.

Pet Square Stage

14:00 – 16:45

Avian Breeding Management by Pamornchai Supply and Versele-Laga

by Tony Silva, expert aviculturist and ornithologist

Pet Square Stage

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