Chiara Cecchini is a research affiliate for the Institute for the Future Food Futures Lab. She is the founder of Feat, a company which aims to make wellness accessible and fun, and is the U.S. delegate of the Italy-based Future Food Institute and an alumni of the Food Innovation Program—an educational course founded by IFTF, the Future Food Institute, and the University of Modena and Reggio Emilia—and the Barilla Center for Food and Nutrition's Foundation program.