Dr. Isaksen earned his doctorate in Biotechnology from the University of Oslo in 1993. As part of his doctorate, he was visiting scholar at UC Berkeley from 1990 – 1991, and at The European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL) in Heidelberg, Germany in the fall of 1991. Dr. Isaksen will present about: "Precision microbiome-adjusted nutrition for personalized medicine: state of the art and procedures." He has since had extensive experience with commercial biotech; established and run several biotech companies in Norway and the UK, and has acted as consultant for many others. Most recently, he set up and was the CEO of the gut microbiome company Genetic Analysis from 2008 to 2013. He is the Founder and CEO of Bio-Me, which was established in 2016.