Fostering the food tech innovation

November 3 – 4, 2021

Hybrid event

Fostering the food tech innovation

November 3 – 4, 2021

Hybrid event

500+
Attendees
8
Conference tracks
100+
Speakers
2
Networking days

About

We are in the midst of food and agriculture revolution.
Think. Debate. Act. Disrupt. Empower the change.

The annual Food Tech Congress is an exclusive two-day hybrid event, broadcasted globally on November 3-4, 2021. It hosts top global food and agriculture investors, entrepreneurs, and government leaders for exclusive talks and hands-on learning experiences. This event will be bringing the latest developments in Food & Agriculture Tech convergence theme, debated by global industry leaders across 8 conference tracks.

Forget what you know about tech conferences – Food Tech Congress focuses on quality content, and in-depth discussions accompanied with vast opportunities to network in a group of peers. Get ready for ground-breaking keynotes, engaging panels and interactive fireside chats exploring the industry’s insights.

8 Tracks 1 Conference

Main stage

Functional food

Alternative proteins

Food waste

Personalisation

Digitalisation & AI

Agri Tech

Animal Tech

See conference agenda

Speakers

Nigyar Makhmudova

Nigyar Makhmudova

Chief Growth Officer @ Danone

Leticia Gonçalves

Leticia Gonçalves

President, Global Foods and Specialty Ingredients @ ADM

Jeff Rowe

Jeff Rowe

President Syngenta Seeds @ Syngenta Group

Allyson Fish

Allyson Fish

President, Global Plant and Alternative Proteins @ ADM

Pietro Antonio Tataranni

Dr. Pietro Antonio Tataranni

Chief Medical Officer & Senior Vice President, Life Sciences @ PepsiCo

Faisal Zanjani

Faisal Zanjani

Global Head of Exponential Innovation & Experimentation @ The Coca-Cola Company

Honza Dusanek

Honza Dusanek

Food & Dairy Managing Director @ Nestle

Laurent Genet

Laurent Genet

Chief Strategy Officer @ Nutreco

Dirk Backhaus

Dirk Backhaus

Head of Product Supply and member of the Crop Science Executive Leadership Team @ Bayer

Gil Horsky

Gil Horsky

Director of Ventures SnackFutures @ Mondelēz International

Adam Janczuk

Adam Janczuk

VP R&D Nourish @ IFF

Henry Berger

Henry Berger

Global Head of Strategic Partnerships & Pipeline Innovation @ Boehringer Ingelheim

Caroline Sorlin

Caroline Sorlin

General Manager of Plant-Based Acceleration Unit @ BEL Group

Alexandre Bastos

Alexandre Bastos

Global Director Innovation @ Givaudan International

Rahul Ray

Rahul Ray

Director @ Tyson Ventures

Cees Jan Hollander

Cees Jan Hollander

Global Farming Expertise Manager @ Danone

Andrew Bluestein

Andrew Bluestein

Managing Partner @ Bluestein Ventures

Christina Ulardic

Christina Ulardic

Partner @ Astanor Ventures

Natalya Zhukova

Natalya Zhukova

Director, Head of Agribusiness @ European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD)

Alexander Wiegelmann

Dr. Alexander M. Wiegelmann

Head of New Business Ventures, Group Strategy @ KWS SAAT SE & Co. KGaA

Chris Kobylecki

COO @ Innovation Nest

Neal Gutterson

Neal Gutterson

Partner and Chief Technology Officer @ Radicle Growth

Gil Blander

Gil Blander

Founder and Chief Scientific Officer @ InsideTracker

Laurens Reiber

Laurens Reiber

Global Innovation program leader for Re-Imagine Clean™ and Re-Imagine Waste™, for the Nourish Division @ IFF

Tracy Raines

Tracy Raines

Chief Innovation Officer @ AgBiome

Rob Genieser

Managing Partner @ ETF Partners

Alexander Danielsson

Alexander Danielsson

Investment Manager @ Norrsken VC

Louisa Burwood-Taylor

Louisa Burwood-Taylor

Head of Media & Research @ AgFunder

Ivan Farneti

Ivan Farneti

Founding Partner @ Five Seasons Ventures

Joost Matthijssen

Joost Matthijssen

Director of Venturing @ Nutreco

Pan Pan

Pan Pan

Co-Founder and Principal @ NPK Capital

Adi Vagman

Adi Vagman

Investor & Entrepreneur

Spencer Swayze

Spencer Swayze

Managing Director @ Paine Schwartz Partners

Robert Schmitt

Robert Schmitt

Founder & CEO @ Vultus

Naveen Jain

Naveen Jain

Founder & CEO @ VIOME

Marc Gendebien

Marc Gendebien

Managing Partner @ Expon Capital

Abdul Jalil

Abdul Jalil

Assistant Deputy Minister @ Western Economic Diversification Canada

Vid Hegde

Vid Hegde

Leader, Crop Protection Discovery & Development @ Corteva Agriscience

Vincent van Buul

Vincent van Buul

RT&D Excellence Manager @ DSM

Ola Strom

Ola Strom

Food Technologist @ Tetra Pak

Maria Grabowska

Maria Grabowska

Manager of +impact accelerator @ Danske Bank Growth & Impact

Mimi Sherlock

Mimi Sherlock

Leader, Global Consumer Intelligence for the Nourish Division @ IFF

Daria Batukhtina

Daria Batukhtina

Business Development Manager @ Kubota Innovation center Europe

Matija Zulj

Matija Zulj

CEO & Founder @ AGRIVI

Yaki Harel

Yaki Harel

CEO @ Nutrilees

Ido Savir

Ido Savir

CEO and Co-Founder @ SuperMeat

Jens Ingelstedt

Jens Ingelstedt

Investor & advisor @ WeWork Labs & +impact accelerator

Asha Lundal

Asha Lundal

Food and Agriculture Consulting Leader @ Ernst & Young, LLP

Susanne Wiegel

Susanne Wiegel

Investment Manager for Alternative Proteins @ Nutreco

Justin Webb

Justin Webb

Co-Founder & Chairman @ AgriWebb

Terry Canning

Terry Canning

CEO @ CattleEye

Dan Curtin

Dan Curtin

President @ Greenleaf Foods

Naveen Sikka

Naveen Sikka

Founder & CEO @ TerViva

Jitendra Sagili

Jitendra Sagili

Chief Research & Development and Food Technology Officer @ Maple Leaf Foods and Greenleaf Foods

Maarten-Yan Wierenga

Maarten-Yan Wierenga

Investment Manager @ Nutreco NuFrontiers

Tom Adams

Dr. Tom Adams

CEO & Co-founder @ Pairwise

David Speller

David Speller

Founder & CEO @ OPTIfarm

Yael Alter

Yael Alter

CEO & Co-founder @ Soos Technology

Patrice Sellès

Patrice Sellès

CEO @ Biotalys

Gaby Shemer

Gaby Shemer

Director of R&D Innovation @ The Builders

Leah von Siemens

Leah von Siemens

Principal @ Manta Ray

Anastasia Volkova

Anastasia Volkova

Co-founder and CEO @ Regrow

Bertrand Giorgi

Chief Operations Officer @ Tebrito

Ian Wheal

Ian Wheal

Founder & CEO @ Breedr

Olof Böök

Olof Böök

COO @ Aventure Group | CEO @ LUMENT AB

Heiner Lehr

Dr. Heiner Lehr

CEO @ Faromatics

Matthew Guinness

Matthew Guinness

Head of Sustainability @ Hummingbird Technologies

Clément Ray

Clément Ray

Co-founder & CEO @ InnovaFeed

Mazen Rizk

Dr. Mazen Rizk

Founder & CEO @ Mushlabs

Tal Shapira

Tal Shapira

co-CEO @ TripleW

Sebastian Jeschko

Sebastian Jeschko

Co-Founder and CTO @ Kern Tec

Hannah Lester

Hannah Lester

CEO @ Pen & Tec Consulting Group

Martin Habfast

Martin Habfast

Head of Sales @ Umiami

Josh Silverman

Josh Silverman

CEO @ Aromyx Corporation

Darren Burke

Darren Burke

Co-Founder & CEO @ Outcast Foods

Anders Gundersen

Anders Gundersen

CEO @ Sensonomic

Sonalie Figueiras

Sonalie Figueiras

Founder & CEO @ Green Queen Media

Wout Hoff

Wout Hoff

CEO @ Groasis

Ben Belldegrun

Ben Belldegrun

Managing partner & Co-Founder @ Pontifax Global Food and Agriculture Technology Fund LP

Joachim Fredholm

Joachim Fredholm

Founder & CEO @ Kitchenswaps

Ignacio Vargas

Ignacio Vargas

Head of Product (Food & Nutrition) @ TurtleTree

Phil Erlanger

Phil Erlanger

Managing partner & Co-Founder @ Pontifax Global Food and Agriculture Technology Fund LP

David Farquhar

David Farquhar

CEO @ Intelligent Growth Solutions (IGS)

Karuna Rawal

Karuna Rawal

Chief Marketing Officer @ Nature's Fynd

Niklas Wallsargård

Niklas Wallsargård

CEO and Co-founder @ Skira

Gil Demeter

Gil Demeter

Vice President @ Pontifax Global Food and Agriculture Technology Fund LP

Aarti Ramachandran

Aarti Ramachandran

Director, Research & Engagements @ The FAIRR Initiative

David Ziskind

David Ziskind

Director of Engineering, NextGen Ag @ Black & Veatch

Tim Bluth

Tim Bluth

Vice President @ Pontifax Global Food and Agriculture Technology Fund LP

Natalie Lung

Natalie Lung

Program Manager, Food Technology Accelerator @ Brinc

Elizabeth Fastiggi

Elizabeth Fastiggi

Head of Worldwide BD, Agriculture @ Amazon Web Services

Thomas Jonas

Thomas Jonas

CEO & Co-Founder @ Nature's Fynd

Kristen Rocca

Kristen Rocca

Senior Associate @ Unovis Asset Management

Aadit Patel

Aadit Patel

Director of Machine Learning Engineering @ NotCo

Elena Sofia Inguglia

Elena Sofia Inguglia

Food Scientist & Technical Head @ Brinc

Daniel Ibri

Daniel Ibri

Managing Partner @ Mindset Ventures

Arvind Gupta

Arvind Gupta

Partner @ Mayfield

Brett Thompson

Brett Thompson

Co-founder & CEO @ Mzansi Meat Co.

Aurélien Mir

Aurélien Mir

Principal @ Kharis Capital

Horacio Acerbo

Horacio Acerbo

CEO @ Kernel Mycofood

Sarah Nolet

Sarah Nolet

General Partner @ Tenacious Ventures

Jeroen Willemsen

Jeroen Willemsen

Innovation Lead Protein Shift @ Foodvalley NL

Christie Lagally

Christie Lagally

Founder & CEO @ Rebellyous Foods

Riccardo Accolla

Riccardo Accolla

Director of Digital Food Science @ ripe.io

New speakers are announced every week

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Attendees

500+
Attendees
70+
VCs & CVCs
50+
Corporates
150+
Startups
Bayer
Danone
Ferrero
Mondelez International
IFF
Danone Nutrica
Sysco
Cargill
Givaudan
Nestle
KWS
Syngenta
Fazer
pepsico
BMW Group
Land O Lakes
DSM
EBRD
Agfunder
EFT
Innovation Nest
GIC
norrsken vc
OTPP
AgriTechHub
Tyson Ventures
Radicle Growth
NPK Capital
expon capital
Earth Capital
DEG
Bluestein Ventures
Beyond
Inside Tracker
Groasis
Faromatics
Cattle Eye
breedr
Alberts
AgriWebb
AgBiome
80 Acres Farms
Resilient Biotics
Roslintech
Vultus
Viome
ukko
soos
Pairwise
OPTIfarm

New attendees are announced every week

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