Livestock Taiwan │ 28-30 Sep. 2017

Livestock Speakers

Mr. Matthew Smith / Alltech

Matthew Smith began his working career on a dairy farm in the United Kingdom before receiving a business law degree from Coventry University and the College of Law, Chester. Working in the feed industry for more than 25 years, 19 of which have been with Alltech, he has traveled extensively in Asia, Europe and North America.

Founded by Dr. Pearse Lyons in 1980 and among the top 10 animal health companies in the world. Headquarter is in Kentucky, U.S., Alltech provides natural, nutritional solutions to the food and feed industries in North America, Europe, the Middle East, Latin America and Asia-Pacific. Its mission is supported by more than 5,000 employees in 128 countries. Alltech’s global presence is also reflected in its research and production, including three major Bioscience Centers in the U.S. and Ireland and 32 production facilities strategically located throughout the world.

Dr. Lily Li / Kanvergen Inc.

Profile Highlights
• PhD in Ruminant Physiology and Nutrition and Master degree in
Poultry Nutrition
• Twenty years Research and Development experience in monogastric/
ruminant nutrition and animal production
• Five years commercial feed industry experience as Senior Technical
Manager with multi-national companies for Asia Pacific Region, very
familiar with the feed/farming enterprises within the Asia Pacific
• High level of written and verbal communication, negotiation, conflict
resolution and interpersonal skills – 32 refereed publications and
almost 35 oral presentations at scientific meetings
• Languages: English and Mandarin
PhD in Ruminant Nutrition and Physiology (02/2004 – 02/2007)
School of Environmental and Rural Science, University of New England
Armidale, NSW, 2351, Australia
Supervisors: Prof. John Nolan and Prof. Hutton Oddy
Research Project: Physiological Consequences of Selecting Merino Sheep for
Divergent Wool Production
Master of Poultry Nutrition (05/2000 – 02/2002)
School of Environmental and Rural Science, University of New England
Armidale, NSW, 2351, Australia.
Supervisors: Prof. John Nolan and Prof. Mingan Choct
Research Project: Protein and Energy Utilisation in the Whole Body and
Specific Tissues of Young Broilers
Work Experience
1. Senior Manager - Regional Technical and Application
Management (11/2014 – present)
BASF, Nutrition and Health Asia Pacific
2. Lecturer in Animal Nutrition (09/2010 – 09/2014)
University of New England , Armidale, Australia
  - Undergraduate teaching in animal production, feedlot management
and biochemistry
  - Postgraduate research supervision
  - Management of MLA and Sheep CRC sheep research projects
  - Development of research engagement, both domestically and

Kanvergen is a professional animal nutrition company. We are expert in the animal nutrition products of all kinds.
We manufacture and sell all kinds of feed additive and supplement products for livestock, poultry, aquatic animals and
pets, including the feed premix of multi-vitamins, the feed premix of trace minerals, basemix , and multi-enzyme, etc.

Mr. Joseph Lin / Macro-E Technology Co Ltd

- Job Title: Operating and administrative Assistant Vice President
- Bachelor of ITM, Central Queensland University
- Internal Combustion engine and generator development, electricity systems consultant and development, on road/ off road emission control system consultant, gasoline/ diesel engine emission control system consultant.

Chen-Tien Chiu / Macro-E Technology Co Ltd

- Job Title: IT and IOT Chief Engineer
- Master of ITE, Feng Chia University
- IOT Control System, Solar and Biogas green power development, agricultural mechanical, zero emission agribusiness consultant.

Mr. Hernan Cortes / Shiuh Ger Trading Co., Ltd.

【Shiuh Ger Trading Co., Ltd.】
Founded in 1982, equipped with professional technology background, Shiuh Ger focus on introducing well-known high-end bio-tech products from USA and Europe.

For more than 3 decades, we relentlessly worked with our clients and promoted sustainable and industry-leading farming practices.

It is our mission to reduce the environmental impact of the industry while creating value for agricultural producers and ensuring food safety from farm to table.

Dr. Wu Fei / Kanvergen Inc.

Ph. D. degree, majored in animal nutrition and feed science, graduated from China Agricultural University. He is mainly engaged in animal nutrition, product development and international marketing research. He is currently the director of R&D Department of Beijing Animore Sci. & Tech. Co., Ltd.

Ms. Adchana Chaiteerapinyo / Alltech

Adchana worked for PCM (3rd largest computer reseller in the US) as a sr. marketing manager. Doing everything on the eCommerce side (from marketing to building multiple websites) for 7 years, then she joined Michelin as a Consumer Experience Manager for Asia Pacific, a broad role, working on consumer insight, product, responsible for all media budget and creative ads, retail outlets. Now she is the Asia Pacific Marketing Manager in Alltech.

Founded by Dr. Pearse Lyons in 1980 and among the top 10 animal health companies in the world. Headquarter is in Kentucky, U.S., Alltech provides natural, nutritional solutions to the food and feed industries in North America, Europe, the Middle East, Latin America and Asia-Pacific. Its mission is supported by more than 5,000 employees in 128 countries. Alltech’s global presence is also reflected in its research and production, including three major Bioscience Centers in the U.S. and Ireland and 32 production facilities strategically located throughout the world.

Ms. Debby Yen / Synbio Tech Inc.

Obtained double master degree of Animal Nutrition from Wageningen University, Netherland, and of European Agriculture Management from PURPAN University, France. Was involved in nutritional studies of swine (at Taiwan), poultry (at the Netherland), and seabass (at Spain). Dedicated to improve farming efficiency by providing nutritional feed additive and management solution.

【Synbio Tech Inc.】
SYNBIO TECH INC. is the first company in Taiwan to be certified by the European FAMI-QS. With independent Research Institute and microbiome center, we had developed a variety of products for different industries and were categorized into three Brands. SYNLAC™ for livestock and poultry, SYNSEA™ for aquaculture and SYNFERM™ for feed fermentation and plants preservation. We have served over 25 countries around the world and we keep offering innovative probiotic solutions for a GREEN future. 

Dr. Noel Augustus M.Cuyno / Bayer

Noel Augustus M.Cuyno, a veterinarian by education, and a 24  year veteran of the animal health industry  in the Philippines. He has  been connected for the last 5 years to one of the top animal health and nutrition companies in the world. His stint with various  companies  has enabled him to be exposed to a highly dynamic corporate environment and  has honed his business, sales, technical, administrative and marketing abilities. Joining  Dr Eckel Animal Nutrition in 2016 , Dr Cuyno is responsible for the Philippine , Indonesian and Taiwanese markets .

Work Experience:

Nov 2011 to Nov. 2016     Manager,  Feed Additives Asia Pacific & Country Manager-Phils Trouw Nutrition International 

Jan 2010-Dec  2010     Business General Manager, Alltech Biotechnology Corp.
2004 –Jan 2010     General Mgr. and President, Alltech Biotechnology Corp.   

1998 -2004     Technical and Sales Mgr. /  Asst General Manager, Alltech Biotechnology Corp.

1998     Group Marketing Mgr., Vitarich Corp.

Graduate of Veterinary Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine , University of the Philippines , in 1993 . At the same year he passed the Veterianry Board Exams and became a licensed veterinarian.
In 2008, Dr Cuyno completed a 4 year advanced management course at the University College Dublin , Dublin Ireland .

Dr. Cuyno has received numerous training in the Philippines  as well in the  international arena in the areas of sales, technical , marketing and finance.

Awards and recognitions: 
Among his noteworthy achievements in my various employments are : I have been named sales person of the year 2002,our office being named office of the year Asia Pacific in 2002 and 2006, our company being named Best Animal Health company in the Philippines in 2006 and in 2016 highest growth award in Asia Pacific.

Bayer is a Life Science company with a more than 150-year history and core competencies in the areas of health care and agriculture. With our innovative products, we are contributing to finding solutions to some of the major challenges of our time.

Dr. Chih-Chieh Li / Industrial Technology Research Institute, ITRI

【Industrial Technology Research Institute, ITRI】
The Institute of Industrial Technology is a world-class application technology R&D institution. In addition to deepening forward-looking technology and
cross-domain technological integration, it also provides comprehensive R&D cooperation and business consulting services, including commissioning of new
technologies and new products, and small-scale pilot production. , Process improvement, calibration and measurement, as well as technology transfer,
intellectual rights and value-added services, etc., and set up open laboratories and bred centers, actively promote and develop new companies, accelerate
the development of industrial technologies and bred emerging high-tech industries.


National Cheng Kung University Department Of Mechanical Engineering ( Bachelor Degree)
National Taiwan University Institute of Applied Mechanics (Master Degree)

AMPOWER has been a premier supplier for integrated power system. We committed to provide customers with reliable and cost-effective power solution system to eliminate their worries of electricity instability and outage. As the development of renewable energy. We introduce 2G combined heat and power system. Which is high-efficiency nature gas/ biogas generator manufacturer from Germany.


He is currently the project director of Shanghai office GINMAX COMPANY LTD. He studied in Japan in the early years and has accumulated experience in the local area. Currently, he is committed to the research and development of a new generation of compost technology and environmental insulation materials.

GINMAX company has been deeply plowing in Taiwan for more than 35 years. It mainly sells feed additives. Its purpose is to innovate products, require product quality, attach importance to the nutrition and health of livestock and animals, food safety, and environmental protection.

Mr. Peng Su / The Central Livestock Farm

Age: 1964 (54)
Education: Provincial Department of Agriculture and Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Medicine, Department of Agriculture, Ping College
15-year-old father raised 8 sows as pets and sold pigs
21-year-old established pig factory, deployment of feed, hair sales of pigs
47-year-old invested more than 30 million to build green energy biogas power generation
50-year-old receives the "Fujiang Award" (the highest honor award in the pig industry)

【The Central Livestock Farm】
The Central Livestock Farm was founded in 1979. It specializes in scientific management. It has introduced high-quality pigs from abroad to breed livestock. It has grown up in a modern, comfortable, hygienic and healthy environment. It also attaches importance to the concept of environmental protection and green energy with an excellent biogas power generation equipment.

Dr. Jung-Jeng Su / Department of Animal Science and Technology, National Taiwan University

Prof. Su obtained his Ph.D. and M.S degrees from the Rugters University and New Jersey Institute of Technology in 1994 and 1990, respectively. He has almost 17 yrs. of research experience related to animal pollution control and biogas technologies in Animal Technology Institute Taiwan (ATIT) and Pig Research Institute Technology (PRIT) from 1984 to 2011. Prof. Su started to work for Dept. of Animal Science and Technology, National Taiwan University in 2011. Prof. Su was the wastewater treatment consultants of the US Grain Council and American Soybean Association in 1997, 1998, and 2007.

【Department of Animal Science and Technology, National Taiwan University】
The origin of the present Department of Animal Science and Technology goes back to 1928, when the Taihoku (Taipei) Imperial University was established in 1928 by the Japanese. After Taiwan was restored to the Chinese in 1945, the department had undergone a number of mergers and name changes. In 2005, the department was renamed the Department of Animal Science and Technology, recognizing its emphasis not only on the basic biology of domestic animals as well as animal husbandry in its teaching and research programs but also on the cutting edge of developments in cellular and molecular animal biology. 

Mr. Melvin Liao / iStartup

E-commerce digital marketing talent, business model and digital strategy, rich experience in counseling and entrepreneurship e-commerce, National Chengchi University IMBA International Business Management English Master. Served as a well-known domestic venture capital industry analyst.

iStartup provides e-consultancy counseling courses and planning services, mainly to help young micro e-commerce entrepreneurs establish economies of scale, can focus more on exploring new business models, store space in Taipei mini-warehouses, and new-style Short-term warehouse and personal warehouse services.

Mr. Chih-Hsiang Tsai / Mashup Co., Ltd.

Using Facebook Live, it became the first wholesaler to use a live auction, with a daily turnover of up to a million dollars. Specializing in Aquaculture Live Digital Marketing.

【Mashup Co., Ltd.】
Started seafood sales and restaurant operations five years ago. The rise of online shopping, the introduction of online shopping, and the use of Facebook live broadcasts became the first wholesaler to use live auctions. Its daily turnover has topped one million yuan. Now it is the largest in the south of Taichung. Live seafood auction station.

Mr. Willy Yang

Since 2010 start service in Kigent corp.  and participate in any kind of FRP tank manufacturing.  During 2014-2017 we develop our high strength frp pressure vessel process and finally became the center stirring of Kigent FRP anaerobic digestion tank.

【Kigent Corporation, Taiwan】
Established in 1979, Kigent Corp. are experts to make huge FRP tanks and Graphite Composite in military-use.We not only have strong records in delivering the largest tanks (2041M3/3600 tons), but also have passed DNV ISO 9001. In the past 40 years, none of the 500-2000m3/3200tons FRP tanks was damaged especially in 911 earthquake happened in Taiwan.

Ms. Yu-Syuan Huang / Vetnostrum Animal Health Biotech

Academic background:
Master of International Agriculture, National Chung Hsing University
Member of Animal Science Program, Swedish University of Agricultural Science
Bachelor of Animal Science, National Chiayi University 

Application of feed additives, animal nutrition, pet nutrition, animal welfare, agricultural marketing, and sustainable agriculture.

【Vetnostrum Animal Health Biotech】
Vetnostrum focuses on manufacturing chemical drugs and feed additives for animals. Except for providing high potency animal drugs, we also keep developing non-MFAs in keeping with the farm management that fits the concept of  "Prevention, Daily Healthcare and Treatment". We aim to provide multiple and complete solutions for the farming industry to face any challenges in animal care and husbandry. 

Mr. Xu-Ying Guo / The Heart and Meat Shop

Guo Xuying, veterinarian, is currently the director of the Mind and Meat Shop, the chief executive of the Mesmerizing Restaurant, the Secretary-General of the Taiwanese Farming and Birding Association, the former Secretary of the Taiwan Young International Chefs Association and the Secretary of the Republic of China Raising Turkeys Association.

【The Heart and Meat Shop】
The heart and meat shop is a professional meat product online shopping platform and the concept of food safety. It integrates a number of domestic meat producers and jointly develops platforms for accessing the Internet, communities and restaurants.

Ms. Hui-Yu Yang / Fooding

Digital Content Marketing Expertise, responsible for the text editorial of Taiwan's good ingredients website.

“Taiwan Good Food Fooding” was established in June 2013. It has been deeply cultivated and accumulated in the fields of nature, ingredients, and food life. We have expanded from the original print publishing to website management and become one of the content creative online food shopping platforms.

Mr. Nelson Fang / Universe Circular Technology

The Managing Director of Universe Circular Technology, Nelson Fang,devoted himself into electricity generated by Bio-gas for over decades. The Circlular Business was exclusively initiated by Mr. Fang,which creates a zero-waste for the ecologic cycle chain.

【 Universe Circular Technology】
The Universe Circular Technology dedicate to Circular Economy by consuming manure to generate electricity. The UCT exclusively innovated the circular business module to effectively and efficiently cycle the ecologic chain. 

In order to pursue our dream of sustainably developing our globe, the UCT devoted the efforts of our lives on the Bio-Energy Cycle Process. We provide the updated technology and professional expertise to solve contaminated water problems and generate electricity simultaneously. 

We insist that sustainable development is our top priority, which makes us be more counted on by you. The Universe Circular Technology delivers our promises to the world.

Aquaculture Speakers

Agriculture Speakers

Dr. Kanokwan Chodchoey / Asia and Pacific Seed Association (APSA)

Dr. Kanokwan (May), was appointed as the Deputy Director of Asia and Pacific Seed Association (APSA) in January 2018.  She holds a PhD in Biotechnology from Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand.  Dr. May began her career managing the QC laboratories (Seed Physiology, genetic purity and Seed health labs) for both vegetable seeds and corn seeds supporting Thailand operations for one year. She’s also worked on the quality assurance process covering the entire seed multiplication process for five years serving local seed businesses, seed distribution centers and toller production for domestic markets and regional hubs in Asia. Her latest role was as the Asia Pacific quality lead and where she had been involved in various regional and global projects relating to quality management systems, GSPP, seed health testing for phytosanitary compliance.

The Asia and Pacific Seed Association (APSA) was established in 1994, through the cooperation of the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and DANIDA, with the aim of promoting quality seed production and marketing in the Asia and Pacific Region. Today, APSA is the largest regional seed association in the world. It has strong links with international organisations such as FAO, CGIAR institutions, ISF, ISTA, UPOV, the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development, the World Trade Organization, among others. APSA members include national seed associations, government agencies, public and private seed companies, and associate members.

Dr. Ma Yu-An Central Taiwan agricultural cooperative

Ph.D. Ma Yu-an, and his brother began to plant rice by sustainable agriculture in 2009. Then, they planted wheat and had contractual farming of wheat with other local farmers. The small mill they built not only provided local farmers with the pathway from wheat to flour but also the bakery with fresh local flour. With this experience, he received the honor of top 100 of the Taiwan young farmer in 2014. In 2016, the Central Taiwan Agricultural Cooperative (CTAC) comprised the senior farmer and the young people. As a chairman, he leads the team of CTAC to assist more than 230 farmers (more than 130 ha) in growing soybean by scientific methods and sustainable development model.

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