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Food Funded 2022

May 25, San Francisco

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Justice Equity Diversity Inclusion

INVESTORS & ENTREPRENEURS

MAKING CHANGE HAPPEN

Climate Change regenerative

Food Entrepreneurs and Investors Convene for Educational Sessions and
Live Investor Presentations to Catalyze the Capital Flow in our Food & Ag System.

ENTREPRENEUR LAB

Hands-on Sessions by experienced practitioners
"Just the right mix of experienced presenters and inspiring attendees to allow me to make the connections I hoped for to help my company get to the next level."

FOOD INVESTOR SHOWCASE

Annual Bay Area Food Investor Fair
"I was truly blown away but the caliber of people and companies. They were all inspiring and so clear about the impact they want to have on the world. Fantastic!”

CONNECTIONS

Marketplace of Opportunities. Collaboration.
"Food Funded is my favorite place to have authentic conversations and to explore ideas and opportunities to follow up on."

PROGRAM Overview

8:30 am Welcome Breakfast    |    9:00 am Program starts     |    6:00 pm Program ends

A Regenerative Food System with JEDI and Climate Action

How Planet Justice and People Justice are connected in our change and funding actions

Opening Keynote Conversation
Opening Keynote Conversation

Funding Alternatives for the Early-Stage Founders

How to pursue Integrated Capital for BIPOC and women entrepreneurs? Community as Friends & Family?

Morning Breakout
Morning Breakout

Real Regeneration: Indigenous Learnings

People justice and planet justice as one: How new is "regenerative"? What do we need to rediscover?

Morning Breakout
Morning Breakout

Food Choices are Changing: The New American Table

What new cultural and business trends are entrepreneurs and investors pioneering? Heritage foods? Climatarian diets?

Morning Breakout
Morning Breakout

New Go-To Market Strategies for Innovators

How to juggle multiple channels to get traction for new products with target customers?

Morning Breakout
Morning Breakout

The JEDI Advantage in the Future of Food

Investor heads-up: Whipstich market data about growth signals for JEDI oriented food

Morning Plenary
Morning Plenary

Inclusive Trade for BIPOC Entrepreneurs

How to overcome institutional barriers in the food industry infrastructure? Trade shows? Brokers? Buyers?

Afternoon Breakout
Afternoon Breakout

Transparency Using Storytelling and Certificates

How to verify and simplify the credibility of impact signals vs the market noise?

Afternoon Breakout
Afternoon Breakout

From Lone Voice to Community Momentum

Let's recognize and celebrate how far have under-represented founders have come!

Closing Keynote Conversation
Closing Keynote Conversation

Ask a professional About ...

1-on-1 brief and confidential "office hours" for with experienced practitioners. Get feedback for your project or campaign.

for entrepreneurs, by invite and appointment.

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FOOD FUNDED 2022 Regeneration: Speakers

Meet experienced leading practitioners at the intersection of food, investment, and impact

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Market Leader, SVP of Content
Jazmine Cable
Program Manager & Director of Institutional Giving
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Chief Community Officer
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Farmer, Co-Director
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CEO - Co-Founder
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Co-Founder and CEO, Board Member
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CEO & Founder
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Principal Local Forager
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Community Finance Fellow

Mission Driven Finance

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Director of Investments

“The best event for leading food entrepreneurs and the community that supports them to come together.”

FOOD FUNDED Advisors

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