Fireside chat: The Impact of Innovation

March 10, 2021 Bram van Beek
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Food & Ag Innovation only started around 2014 and definitely gained momentum ever since. In 2020 investments in global food and agtech were up over 30% to some USD 26 bln, irrespective of Covid-19 influences. Then again, the pandemic clearly did trigger changes in consumer behavior. Has ‘life as we know it’ irrevocably changed? And

Food & Ag Innovation only started around 2014 and definitely gained momentum ever since. In 2020 investments in global food and agtech were up over 30% to some USD 26 bln, irrespective of Covid-19 influences. Then again, the pandemic clearly did trigger changes in consumer behavior. Has ‘life as we know it’ irrevocably changed? And what about the momentum of the much needed innovation earlier in the value chain? Rob Leclerc, founding Partner of Agfunder and Nicholas Fereday, Executive Director Food & Agribusiness at Rabobank will compare notes.