About the Summit

As the food industry prioritises creating nutritious and tasty foods that support a healthier and more sustainable food system, Future Food-Tech’s European summit returns to London on October 2-3, to dig into the latest trends, innovations and obstacles shaping the future of food.

Over 500 stakeholders from CPG & food brands, retailers & foodservice giants, ingredient providers, start-ups, and investment funds will come together to explore the cutting-edge solutions and strategic collaborations that are essential for the sector as it adapts to a new investment climate.

From industry titans to pioneering innovators, speakers will share crucial insights on the main stage, deliver exhilarating pitches and take part in breakout sessions for more in-depth discussions. Visit the Live Demo Kitchen and Taste Lab to get your tastebuds tingling and a chance to try ground-breaking products.

With unparalleled networking opportunities, including a dedicated 1-1 meeting room, join us to connect with the international food-tech ecosystem and accelerate the innovation needed to deliver on functionality, taste and price whilst reducing environmental impact.

Key Themes

  • Alternative Raw Materials: Stabilising Supply Chains & Prioritising Climate Health
  • Labelling & Legislation: Combatting Barriers to Ensure the Success of Novel Foods
  • Macro & Micro Transformations: Applying AI Solutions Across the Value Chain
  • Sweet-Tooth Satisfaction: Disruptive Innovation for Chocolate 2.0
  • Unlocking Gut Health: Exploring Postbiotics, Biosensors and the Gut-Brain Axis
  • Scale-Up Enablers & Supporters: Expanding the Innovation Ecosystem
  • Cutting Scope 3 Emissions: Advances in Waste Valorisation & Decarbonisation
  • Industry Collaboration: Strengthening Partnerships with Foodservice, Retailers & Corporates
  • Non-Dilutive Funding: Creative Financing Solutions to Facilitate Industry Growth

Who Will You Meet?

Hundreds of senior leaders and innovators will gather in London this October. See who joined us in 2023:


Advisory Board

Summit Highlights Video

Rethink Events

Rethink summits are created by experts in the water, agri-food tech and sustainable materials 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 Events, visit www.rethinkevents.com