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Food Startups x Investors: Meet & Eat


Food startups and investment worlds meet & eat over this evening event packed with high-caliber networking, expert panels and discussions, startup pitches and more.

Limited tickets available, Early-Bird now on sale 👇


With a growing interest from VCs and family offices, business angels, corporate venturing to financial institutions all looking to get a part of the next generation of disruptive food startups shaping our food system, it can often be difficult for startups to navigate the different options out there.

During this event, we'll provide the opportunity for the food startup and investment worlds to meet, network and explore some of the key thematics including:

  • What options are out there for food startups looking to raise money? When is the right time to raise?

  • Who are the key VC's, angel investors, family offices working in the food and food tech space in Switzerland?

  • What do startups need to know when approaching investors and how can they best prepare themselves?

For investors

Searching, scouting and selecting the right startups to meet and invest in is a time and resource heavy process that doesn’t always lead to the best matches. This event provides an opportunity to meet with some of the key rising stars in the food industry and hear directly from them, whilst learning more about the growing industry trends and insights.

  • Gain insights on the current food innovation scene of Switzerland.

  • Connect with growing businesses in Food & Agriculture.

  • Meet with other dedicated food & agriculture investors and innovative corporations.

  • Gain contacts to startups looking for innovation partnerships and/or investments.

  • Discuss how we can work towards building a strong food investment ecosystem in Switzerland.

This event is for:

  • Early to growth stage food & Ag startups

  • Angel investors, family offices, VC's, corporates looking to connect with food startups

  • Anyone interested in the food ecosystem, the growing food trends and insights into the food startup/investment scene

What to expect:

  • Expert Panels and Presentations
    Presentations and panel discussions with industry leaders shaping the food system, investors funding their growth and startup founders who have successfully raised capital, or opted not to.

  • Startup Pitches
    3-minute pitches from select early stage startups within the food and ag sector with growth potential interested in innovation partnerships and/or investments. Startups can apply here to pitch (

  • Networking and One-to-One Time 
    Meet and connect with the who's who. An ideal opportunity to initiate promising contacts with the best startups, top industry brands and investors.

Location: Central Geneva (Venue to be confirmed)
Date: Tuesday, September 10th 2019
Time: 6.30pm - 10pm
Food & Drinks: Apero and drinks included


  • FoodHack members: CHF 35 (not yet a member, sign up here)

  • Early-Bird Tickets (non-members): CHF 60 (limited availability)

  • Standard Tickets (non-members): CHF 70

Apply to pitch:

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