About the Summit

Advancing nutrition, health and sustainability through innovation and collaboration

Future Food-Tech is a world-leading event series focusing on the most disruptive technologies transforming our food system. The flagship event, held in the innovation capital of the world – San Francisco – brings together 1000+ c-suite food brand executives, investors and entrepreneurs to share ideas, network, collaborate and invest.

During the summit over 80 speakers will explore the plant-based products of the future, the design of intuitive healthy eating, ingredient innovation, AI and robotics, the human gut microbiome, genetics and sustainable packaging. Through a fast-paced program of visionary presentations, interactive discussions and start-up showcases, the summit will dive deeper than ever before, unearthing innovative solutions and new partnership models with the potential to solve the food industry’s most pressing challenges.

The summit will focus on:

  • Intuitive Eating: Using technology and modern science to correlate health outcomes with sensory experiences.
  • Ingredient Innovation: Innovative technologies and solutions delivering consumer friendly labels.
  • Fermentation and Genetics: Utilizing, and communicating, this leading-edge technology to feed our world.
  • Plant-Based Proteins: The latest innovations mimicking dairy, seafood and other animal products beyond the burger.
  • Nutrition and Tech: Pioneering digital technologies offering dynamic lifestyle interventions and biomarker analysis.
  • Retailers and Restaurants: New ideas and strategies balancing convenience, health and affordability.
  • Food as Medicine: Using nutrition to prevent disease and nurture vitality.

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Who Will You Meet

Senior Strategy and Innovation Leaders Already Confirmed to Attended in 2020 include:


Rethink Events

Rethink summits are created by experts in the food-tech, water, waste and agri-tech industries to address the issues most crucial to investors and developers in these sectors. Through our global network of industry advisors, we produce highly-focused, topical summits which gather all the right people together in one room to share ideas, find solutions and identify new business opportunities.

We are committed to providing the world-leading platforms for knowledge-sharing, debate and networking for business leaders, featuring the leading experts and gamechangers from across the global ecosystem. Our goal is to promote diversity and inclusion, with particular effort to phase out all-male speaker panels to ensure balanced representation and promotion of women in technology and business.

For more information about rethink, visit www.rethinkevents.com