Bundesverband Deutsche Startups e.V., and Edeka Food Tech Projects invite Future Food and Food Tech Entrepreneurs, Investors and Food Enthusiasts living in and/or willing to travel to North Rhine-Westphalia on May 7, 2019 to come expand your network, receive and update on food trends, pitch and share your food products during the BVDS Food and FoodTech Platform Discussion & Pitch Event.
A special thank you to our host for the evening: Foodhub NRW
6:45 Presentation by Jan Lingenbrinck (Edeka Food Tech Projects)
Unveiling the Future of Food - “ Bridging the Gap” between Food-Startups and Retail
7:15 Fireside Chat: Wilhelmina Jewell Sparks (BiTHOUSE GROUP / BVDS Food und FoodTech) and Jan Lingenbrinck
7:45 Pitches and F..Ups in Food and FoodTech
8:20 Wrap Up
8:30 - 9:00 "FoodSmash" and Networking (Startups are invited to bring tastings of their products for 50 guests)
On May 7, 2019 BVDS Food and FoodTech platform will host an event for Future Food and FoodTech entrepreneurs, investors and suppliers. Wilhelmina Jewell Sparks (Chairwoman- Food und FoodTech Platform) will be joined by a representative from EDEKA Food Tech Projects (Innovations & New Ventures) to discuss “Bridging the Gap” between Future Foods and Retail. Following our discussions 10 founders of future food products (CPGs, FoodTech) and services (e-commerce, packaging, manufacturing, ingredients) are invited to pitch their solutions and/or share their #YuckedUp story. Those who pitch have an opportunity to win an opportunity to pitch in front of Edeka’s merchants, a membership to the FoodTech Campus in Berlin and/or a PR/Strategic Partnership service package from BiTHOUSE Capital.
To be considered for pitching, share your #YuckedUp Food story ( a tough learning you have had as a food/food tech entrepreneur), and/or provide your food products / showcase your food tech solution please send an email to: firstname.lastname@example.org no later than May 3, 2019. Startups will be notified on May 6, 2019 if they have been chosen to pitch. Event attendance is limited.