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Hacking Food - Bay Area Sustainable Food & Agriculture Festival

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Spero Ventures

1991 Broadway #110

Redwood City, CA 94063

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Are you interested in new trends and topics in the sustainable food industry? Want to get to know innovative Bay Area food entrepreneurs? Curious to meet the funders investing in food & agriculture enterprises? Or are you a curious foodie that wants to try new products? Then join us for an engaging and inspiring day focusing on all things food!

Hacking Food is an interactive festival that lets you sample delicious products while learning first-hand from local entrepreneurs, investors and food industry professionals about what it takes to build a successful food brand that prioritizes people and the planet. These founders and funders are taking on some of the world's biggest problems in the food sector in the most innovative ways.

With live demonstrations, company showcases, and educational talks and workshops, you’ll get a taste of the thriving Bay Area sustainable food scene and meet the players creating social impact in our area and beyond.

Social entrepreneurs, investors, venture capitalists and everyone else interested in food is welcome to this unique event.

Come out to meet some amazing people and get inspired!

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AGENDA (more detailed agenda will be announced soon):

10:30AM-1PM: Morning roundtables (space permitting, by invitation)

  • A. Fund Managers Roundtable
  • B. Angel Investors Roundtable
  • C. Entrepreneurs Roundtable

1PM: Registration
1:30: Program kick off
1:45: Opening Panel/ Keynote speaker

2:30: Business showcase: B2B food businesses - See our growing list of entrepreneurs

3:00: Business showcase: B2C food businesses - See our growing list of entrepreneurs

3:30: Networking break
4:00 Breakout sessions:
1) Innovative Technology in Producing & Distributing Sustainable Food

2) Opportunities in Plant based Proteins

3) Funding Sustainable Food & Agriculture Companies

5:00: Networking break
5:30: Corporate Showcase - see our growing list of speakers

6:00: Closing
6:30: Reception and Networking

*** Watch our 2017 event video here and read our blog***



SEE OUR GROWING GUEST LIST

Andrew Falcon, Full Cycle Bioplastics / Arno Hesse, FOOD FUNDED, Credibles, investibule / Angie Mertens, ONE WORLD / Becky Edwards, Porter Novelli / Bob Quinn, author of Grain by Grain / Bonnie Coberly, ONE WORLD / Carin Gerhard, RocketSpace / Chuck Templeton, S2G Ventures / Collen Kavanagh, Zego Food / Dan Altschuler Malek, Unovis Partners & New Crop Capital / Dave Cooper, Montcalm Capital / Elisabeth Burger, Social Venture Circle / Eric Adamson, Tortouga AgTech / Ha Nguyen, Spero Ventures / Lisa Curtis, Kuli Kuli / Liz Carlisle, School of Earth. Energy, and Environmental Sciences at Stanford University; author of Grain by Grain / Renata Gomez, Social Venture Circle / Rob Veres, Spero Ventures / James Jordan / Jennifer O'Conner, Guidelight Strategies / Jim Flatt, BrightSeed / Laura D'Asaro, Chirps Chips / Meena Sankaran, Ketos / Michelle Wolf, New Wave Foods / Miyoko Schinner, Miyoko's / Marcus Benedetti, Clover Sonoma / Kelsey Witherow, Doughp / Perri Kramer, fs6 / Rene Jacquat, LogiChain Solutions / Rich Grant, Touchdown Ventures / Scott Saslow, ONE WORLD / Sri Artham, Horray Foods / Stephanie Lind, Elohi / Valerie Red-Horse Mohl, Social Venture Circle / William Culler-Chase, MultiStrata Partners /

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