NCN Ingredients & Technology Investor Meeting IX at SupplySide West
Tuesday, September 26, 2017, 11 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Mandalay Bay Convention Center, Las Vegas
Of special interest to strategic partners and investors, this annual NCN Investor Meeting is dedicated to ingredients and technology in the nutrition industry. Investors and development partners will be introduced to emerging technologies, innovative ingredients, and the entrepreneurs and management teams behind them.
Preliminary Agenda, Tuesday, September 26, 2017
11:00-12.20: Education Session
Break: Sandwiches & Sponsor Introductions
12.30-1.00: NCN Alumni Showcase – Past Presenter Perspective on Partnering
1.00-6:00: Investor Meeting – 12-14 companies present in 10-minute intervals, followed by one-on-one meetings scheduled on-site from 3.30-6.00
Meeting details: 12-14 companies in nutritional ingredients, science, and technology will present business plans at 10-minute intervals to an audience of investors. All companies will be sourced, screened and primed by Nutrition Capital Network principals and Selection Committee. After the presentations, investors and presenting companies will have the opportunity to meet one-on-one. Presenting companies typically include: suppliers of active nutritional ingredients for dietary supplements or functional foods; value-added suppliers of products or services related to nutrition, nutrition science, or health & wellness; and developers of technology or science related to nutrition and human or animal health.
$1,500 for Investors or included in annual Cornerstone Investor membership
To register contact Mike Dovbish at firstname.lastname@example.org; 415.254.1116. Registrants will receive profiles of all presenting companies immediately prior to the meeting and are invited to schedule 1-on-1 meetings on site. Snapshots of presenting companies and alumni will be listed 4-6 weeks before the meeting.
Companies seeking capital are invited to APPLY ONLINE to become a presenting company. Alternatively, contact Executive Director Mike Dovbish at email@example.com; 415-254-1116. The application process is free and includes NCN feedback
Fee for Presenting Companies is $1,500 for those selected and accepted, and includes business plan and presentation mentoring by NCN principals, committee members or sponsor partners.
MEETING PARTICIPANTS ARE ALSO INVITED TO THE NCN VENTURE TANK at SUPPLYSIDE, SEPTEMBER 28, 2017 SPONSORED BY HERBALIFE NUTRITION
Watch three companies, selected from NCN’s 13 Presenters, compete for 130k in prizes! Finalists will be given 5 minutes to pitch their business plans and 5 minutes of Q&A in front of three judges. Located at Supply Side Central – Booth #EE182.
Prizes worth $130,000 include the following, with additional prizes to be announced at a later date:
INFORMA/SUPPLYSIDE WEST – Trade Show and Media
- 10 x 10 booth at SupplySide West 2018
- 20-minute Vendorbrief presentation at SupplySide West 2018
- Image Gallery of Venture Tank event to run on INSIDER website
- Full page ad in Natural Products Insider magazine (created by Informa) congratulating winner
Market Value – $25,000
NUTRITION CAPITAL NETWORK – Capital Raising and Strategic Partnering
- Create or rewrite business plan to maximize partnership/investment transaction
- Presentation slot at a future NCN event in NY or SF
- Coaching to prepare for NCN presentation and connections with 3-5 NCN member investors
Market Value – $10,000
APPLICATIONS TO PRESENT BEING ACCEPTED for 2017!
APPLY ONLINE for NCN Ingredients & Technology 2017; or contact Mike Dovbish at firstname.lastname@example.org; 415-254-1116