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Foods for Healthier People
and Planet

In today’s world it is more important than ever for senior food executives, entrepreneurs, investors, and technology providers to fast-track the adoption of sustainable food systems. The COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted the limits of the global food industry, stressing the need to address topics such as food security, tackling food waste, re-imagining agriculture and diversifying sources of protein.

For this year’s Sustainable Foods conference in November we are going virtual, connecting delegates around the world to participate in high level food sustainability discussions that could benefit both people and planet. Add sessions you find the most valuable to your personalised event feed, browse all registered participants and book direct video meetings using state-of-the-art conferencing technology.

Previous Presenting Companies

Previous Speakers

Rahul Ray
Finance Director - Tyson Ventures

Rahul is the Finance Director at Tyson Ventures, the VC arm of Tyson Foods. Rahul has over a decade of experience in the hedge fund industry covering technology, as well as corporate finance experience in transportation and supply chain, at pre-eminent firms such as AB Bernstein and XPO Logistics. Rahul has an MBA from Columbia Business School, an MS in Computer Engineering from the University of California, Santa Barbara, and a BS in Electrical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology.
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Andrew D. Ive
Founder - Big Idea Ventures

Andrew is the founder of Big Idea Ventures. Its purpose is to solve the world’s biggest challenges by supporting the world’s best entrepreneurs. Our first fund + accelerator (NY & Singapore) invests in plant-based foods and ingredients to impact climate change, animal welfare and personal health. Investors include Tyson Foods, Temasek and Buhler. Advisory Board member for Tufts Nutrition Council. Friedman School Entrepreneurship Advisor. Harvard Business School graduate, Procter & Gamble brand management trained.

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Tom Szaky
Founder & CEO - Terracycle

Tom Szaky is founder and CEO of TerraCycle, a global leader in the collection and repurposing of complex waste streams. TerraCycle operates in 20 countries, working with some of the world’s largest brands, retailers and manufacturers to create national platforms to recycle products and packaging that currently go to landfill or incineration. 


In May 2019 TerraCycle launched Loop, a circular shopping platform that enables consumers to shop for household products in durable, reusable packaging. Loop is available in Paris, France, the UK and the 48 contiguous U.S. states, and is a key step in helping to end the epidemic of waste that is caused by ‘single- use’ consumption. In 2021, Loop will become available in Canada, Japan and Australia.


Tom and TerraCycle have received hundreds of social, environmental and business awards and recognition from a range of organizations including the United Nations, World Economic Forum, Schwab Foundation, Fortune Magazine, Time Magazine and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.


Tom is the author of four books, “Revolution in a Bottle” (2009), “Outsmart Waste” (2014), “Make Garbage Great” (2015) and “The Future of Packaging” (2019). Tom created, produced and starred in TerraCycle’s reality show, “Human Resources” which aired on Pivot from 2014-2016 and is syndicated in more than 20 foreign markets on Amazon and iTunes.

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Highlights of the Sustainable Food Conference

Sustainability Focus

Benefit from a packed 2-day agenda exploring the strong interplay between sustainability and food, tackling how we “build back better” and emerge from the current crisis.

Cutting Edge Content

Learn from strategic thought-leadership on food and the SDGs, food waste, the circular economy, sustainable land and agriculture and other key topics.

Food Technologies

Network with Change-Makers and Entrepreneurs developing solutions in food waste, vertical farming, alternative proteins, agricultural technologies, and other transition themes.

Responsible Investors

Connect with hundreds of Responsible, ESG and Impact Investors with clear mandates to invest in Sustainable and Mission-Driven Enterprises.

Structured Networking

Organize multiple high-quality meetings within a concentrated period. Benefit from the many networking events built into the agenda.

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Benefits of Online Conferences

Broad Selection

Organize multiple high-quality meetings within a concentrated period. Benefit from the many networking events built into the agenda.​

Timeslot Coordination

Live Video-Calling- book timeslots directly with other attendees at mutually convenient slots.​

Focussed Networking

Networking is more focused- pick and choose exactly who you want to meet. No more badge scanning!

Flexible Timeframes

Networking fits according to your schedule and time zone, and lasts for up to 6 weeks after the event.

Stress Free

No missed flights, jetlag, or visa issues. Join from the comfort of your office or home!

Session Recordings

All sessions are recorded and can be watched live and on-demand. Pick and choose the session that relates to your business. Watch as much or as little as you want!