Thursday, February 18, 2016
11:45 am - 12:45 pm
Gross Hall 330
Andy Kennedy, Cofounder of FoodLogiQ
Abstract: Mr. Kennedy will focus on the forces driving the food industry to adopt sophisticated data collection tools and opportunities for big-data analysis using FoodLogiQ's cloud-based platform, FoodLogiQ Connect as an example. About FoodLogiQ: FoodLogiQ® LLC is a leading software as a service (SaaS) provider of traceability, food safety compliance and supply chain transparency software solutions. We help restaurant operators, food retailers and other food companies achieve end-to-end traceability while supporting safe and high quality food products across the supply chain. FoodLogiQ has a rapidly growing user base with over 2,0000 businesses in over 35 countries with 18,000 locations on our cloud platform. FoodLogiQ is located in the Research Triangle Park. www.foodlogiq.com Please send Paul Bendich, bendich(at)math.duke.edu suggestions for speakers. The main requirement is that the talk be something which might lead to cross-group collaboration, ideally involving students. We are also extremely interested in presentations by people/labs/companies with compelling data and challenging data-driven questions. Lunch will be served.