Rancho Santa Margarita, Calif.,
17:00 PM

Sensegen presents with innovation partner Conagen at the 2022 Built with Biology Conference

Discussions on how to get to market successfully with 100% true-to-nature flavors and fragrances made by biology.

B1.414.1.Smells like Sustainability

Sensegen, southern California’s taste, smell, and beauty business, presents with biotech innovator Conagen at the Apr. 12-14, 2022 Built With Biology Global Conference in Oakland, California (formerly SynBioBeta).

The collaboration embodies the message of how participating companies in the global conference are using biology to make the planet a better place.

Members of the media will be able to step into the shoes of a perfumer and flavorist, tasting and smelling products made from sustainable, 100% bio-based materials at Conagen’s booth #23. Fragrances include samples of fine fragrances to personal care and home care.

Kathy Oglesby, chief value creation officer at Sensegen

“Our innovation partnership with Conagen, where there is a natural flow of creativity and intelligence between market and science, creates great value for us and for our customers,” said Oglesby. “And our market success and expansion into beauty demonstrates it.”

Kathy Oglesby, chief value creation officer at Sensegen


 “Smells Like Sustainability, Tastes Like Sustainability: Advancing Flavors and Fragrances”

Thurs., April 14 @1:30pm - 2:15pm

Breakout Room 1 – Second Floor

  • Kathy Oglebsy, creative value officer at Sensegen
  • Ernesto Simon, head of flavors and fragrances at Conagen
  • Yisheng Wu, vice president of vitamins and nutraceuticals

 “Circular Integration for Commercial Success”

Wed., April 13 @10:05 am - Mainstage (West Hall)

presented by Casey Lippmeier, Ph.D., vice president of innovation at Conagen

The commercial success of most synthetic biology products depends on precision fermentation, applications development, andsales and marketing. Conagen’s full circular integration across all of these functions will be presented with some exemplary, commercialized synbio-derived products.

Casey Lippmeier, Ph.D., vice president of innovation at Conagen

Sensegen is an excellent pipeline partner to collaborate with on product-focused ingredients and is symbolic of how we are integrated for commercial success.

Casey Lippmeier, Ph.D., vice president of innovation at Conagen
About Sensegen and About Conagen

About Sensegen

Sensegen™, is the science of good sense. We’ve got nature down to a science. 

As a division of Blue California Ingredients, our innovative taste, smell and beauty creative center is dedicated solely on delivering plant-based, natural and sustainable solutions. Our diverse team of experts collaborate with advanced bio-techniques and collaborate as a team to provide unique consumer-validated ingredients.

At Sensegen™, we’ve pioneered a way of formulating nature without compromise or harm; providing one-of-a-kind solutions for Taste, Smell, and Beauty.

About Conagen

Conagen is a product-focused, synthetic biology R&D company with large-scale manufacturing service capabilities. Our scientists and engineers use the latest synthetic biology tools to develop high-quality, sustainable, nature-based products by precision fermentation and enzymatic bioconversion. We focus on the bioproduction of high-value ingredients for food, nutrition, flavors and fragrances, pharmaceutical, and renewable materials industries. www.conagen.com