30 May 2018
Pre event "Meet startups @ F&A Next"
F&A Next participants and selected Startups are given the opportunity to interact in an exclusive dedicated pre-event where investors and corporates will book 10 min chats with 20 startups hosting 20 tables.
Opening by moderator
The state of European Food & Agtech
Scalable technology for transforming food systems
Sean de Cleene (Head of Food Security & Agriculture System Initiative, World Economic Forum)
How academic knowledge adds to food & ag innovation
Key note by Louise Fresco, President of Wageningen University and Research
Pioneering innovations in Food & Ag
Constantijn van Oranje, Special Envoy StartUpDelta
The relevance of Accelerators (panel discussion)
Panel discussusion with Terra, EIT Food Accelerator Network, John Carrigan, Chief Scientific Officer Rebelbio. Moderator: Spencer Maughan, Partner Finistere Ventures
Wageningen Insights, Protein transition.
Introduction by Ben Langelaan, followed by panel discussion. Ben Langelaan, Research manager Food Technology Wageningen Food & Biobased research
Panel discussion with:
Didier Toubia, CEO and Founder of Aleph Farms Edwin Bark, Managing Director Tivall Nestle and Ben Langelaan, WUR. Dan Altschuler Malek, Venture Partner New Crop Capital
Slot for key note (More details will follow soon)
Nufrontiers programm, keynote speaker Viggo Halseth
Feed Tech Challenge, corporate innovation by Nutreco
Nutreco Feed Tech Challenge finale with pitches. Three finalists, finalistes and winner to be announced at the event
Start Conference dinner
Start Conference dinner from 18:30 to 21:30. Location : Orion Centennial Pavilion, Wageningen Campus. Transfer to Hotels at 18:30 and 21:30