A whole floor dedicated to spotlighting start-up talent, with 20+ start-up booths, a networking lounge and busy pitching stage.

If you’re a start-up ready to increase your visibility and power up your network, or an accelerator with an exciting portfolio of food-tech companies, we want to know more! Share your details today and we will be in touch to discuss how we can put your technology centre stage.

Start-Up Arena

Taking part in the Start-Up Arena helps you elevate your presence at the summit:

Start-Up Profile: Your company profile and logo are featured on the event website and summit platform, used by all delegates.

Pre-Event Promotion: We announce your participation on our social media network, share your latest news, feature you on email, write and distribute a press release and build some noise before the summit!

Pitching: Present your unique food-tech solution, highlighting key aspects of your technology and go-to market strategies. The audience will have the chance to vote for their favourite, and the winner will receive an award, along with the opportunity to pitch on the main stage!

Summit Passes: You get two delegate passes to attend the summit to take advantage of networking opportunities.

Access and Support: We take care of providing you with a branded booth complete with WiFi and power, making it easier for you to set up face-to-face meetings with delegates at the summit.

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Live Demo Kitchen

The Live Demo kitchen in London provides a unique opportunity for innovators to cook up a storm right in the heart of the summit.

Stationed in the exhibition area, prepare your product exactly how you want to and offer tastings to the senior delegation of CPG & food brands, retailers & foodservice giants, ingredient providers, start-ups, and investment funds.

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Showcase Your Solution

Participants are subject to selection criteria to ensure the best outcome for every company, with an exciting curated mix of talent and technologies for our summit attendees to discover and begin discussions around investment or collaboration.

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To discuss start-up opportunities, contact:

Callum Alexander-Lindsay
Start-Up Partnerships Manager
Future Food-Tech Series
+44 (0)1273 005970

Start-Up Feedback

“It’s so good to have organisations like Future Food-Tech who care about and contribute a lot to the success and empowerment of technology and innovation in food tech and sustainability. We can drive change and influence the future thanks to these events and meetings between like-minded and purpose-driven people.” Founder & CEO, MUSH FOODS

“Future Food-Tech was a fantastic networking opportunity for our company, structured in a way to encourage new connections with partners, colleagues and investors. Looking forward to the next one!” Founder & CEO, NEW SCHOOL FOODS

“Future Food-Tech was a tremendous opportunity to meet with leaders across the space and to sample innovative products! The event was a great mix of content and networking opportunities and we are looking forward to the upcoming Future Food-Tech events as well.” Head of Business DevelopmentREMILK

“Thank you Future Food-Tech for the exposure and recognition we received following the participation in your virtual summit. We acknowledge your contribution to the food tech community, may we all stride forward together.” CEO and Co-Founder, SAVOREAT

“Future Food-Tech’s virtual conference allowed us to present MeliBio’s technology for producing real honey without bees. The organizers did an amazing job connecting start-ups with potential partners, clients and investors. We are looking forward to any future opportunities close to our community gathered by the Future Food-Tech team.” CEO and Co-Founder, MELIBIO

“The conference was extremely helpful for our start-up to get exposure to the top corporates and investors looking for the latest innovation in the food space. We also had the opportunity to connect with industry experts that provided us great insights.

If you are a food-tech start-up, Future Food-Tech is the event you need to attend.” CEO, MICHROMA

“During the virtual summit I was able to meet the most relevant R&D and Innovation Directors from global companies over video, which was a great opportunity in such challenging times.” CEO, INNOVOPRO

“The virtual Future Food-Tech Summit in September was a great opportunity to connect with health and food enthusiasts. Great conversations and valuable connections!” Founder & CEO, LOEWI

Start-Up Community

Join our community of food-tech start-ups, including: