FOOD TECH INVESTOR PANEL + PLANT BASED FOODS MARKET
Come join fellow Food Tech folks for our fun-packed event!
-If you're interested in volunteering, please register using the Eventbrite link (select Volunteer)
- AgFunder is an online Venture Capital Platform based in Silicon Valley. AgFunder invests in exceptional and bold entrepreneurs who are aiming to build the next generation of great agriculture and food technology companies. As a Platform-VC, we've leveraged technology, media and research to build a global ecosystem of over 50,000 members and subscribers, including over 5,000 investors. We build technology to help source, evaluate, and support our portfolio companies and invest at scale. Through special co-investment funds and Special Purpose Vehicles, AgFunder gives investors the opportunity to coinvest with them and other leading VCs.
- AgFunder has been in Forbes, Bloomberg TV, TechCrunch, CNN Money, Reuters, CNBC, NY Times, WSJ, and the Financial Times. Our CEO was named by Forbes in their 2014 list of "Up and Comers" in the agriculture sector.
- IndieBio is a seed stage biotech accelerator that funds and builds breakthrough biotech companies with the aim of solving some of the world's most intractable problems. We fund and build 30 companies per year that span across all industries, including the future of food, biomedical, consumer bio, computational biology, and more.
Some notable alum: Clara Foods, Koniku, Memphis Meats, Synthex Therapeutics, Jungla, TheNotCo, Catalog, Prellis, and Ava Labs.
Join Our Meetup Groups:
6:30pm - 7:00pm: Registration and Networking
7:00pm - 7:05pm: Opening Remarks
7:05pm - 8:00pm: Food Tech Investor Panel
Yanniv Dorone, Investor, AgFunder; PhD Candidate, Department of Plant Biology, Stanford University; 2019 Forbes 30 Under 30: Science & Healthcare Europe List
Alex Kopelyan - Program Director & Partner, IndieBio/SOSV
Alex is Program Director and Partner at IndieBio, where they fund scientific entrepreneurs working to solve global problems with biology. Companies span the future of food and ag, therapeutics and healthcare, consumer bio, computational bio, regenerative medicine, neurotech, and more.
8:00pm - 9:00pm: Networking
Venue: UC Berkeley Extension - SAN FRANCISCO CAMPUS
160 Spear St., Floor 5 (Room 505), San Francisco, CA 94105
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