NCN Europe V

May 14, 2018
Starling Hotel Geneva
Room: Geneva I
Route François-Peyrot 34, 1218 Le Grand-Saconnex, Switzerland

NCN Europe V (co-located with Vitafoods Europe) will present 17 companies looking for investment, licensing or corporate partnerships. The event focuses primarily on science, technology and ingredients in the nutrition and health & wellness industry.

Companies professionally sourced and coached by NCN will present 10-minute business plans, followed by one-on-one in breakout sessions with investors scheduled onsite. Investor registration requires a €1,000 fee, and includes 4-page profiles of the presenting companies delivered in advance of the event.

Agenda for May 14, 2018:

10:00 – Registration opens: Badges will be pre-printed and available at registration table outside of Geneva I in the Starling Hotel.

11:00 – 12:00 – Education Session

12:00 – 13:00 – Lunch

12:30 – 15:10 – NCN Presentations: Presentations – 10+ companies sourced and primed by Nutrition Capital Network, present business plans at 10-minute intervals.

15:15 – 15:30 – NCN Cornerstone Investor Showcase

  • Rob F. Beudekerm, DSM Venturing
  • Rahul Shinde, Naturex

15:30 – 15:45 – NCN Alumni Showcase: Past Presenter shares perspective on capital raising, negotiating partnerships and licensing agreements.

15:45 – 17:30 – Breakout sessions: Investors, Sponsors and Presenting companies meet one-on-one in breakout sessions scheduled onsite.

17:30 – 18:30 – Cocktails and Networking


Venture Den:

Vitafoods Centre Stage on Tuesday 15 May at 16:15

Finalists from the May 14th meeting will then present at Venture Den – a fast-paced business pitch competition for executives and entrepreneurs who’d like to learn how to be more effective at raising financing and forging strategic relationships with corporate partners. Prize package includes a stand and a sponsorship package for Vitafoods Europe 2019, a presenter spot at our Spring or Fall Investor Meeting and services from KGK and HMT.

NCN Europe V Presenting Company Snapshots:

Natural plant-based convenient supplements and functional foods sold direct-to-consumer
Producer of high molecular-weight Dextran branded NextDext in a BtoB business model
Novel nutraceutical food additive composition with proprietary science on healthy brain metabolism
Digital nutraceutical solutions with an initial launch of a branded ingredient
Online subscription service for personalised supplements
Licensor of proprietary platform technology and clinically validated products for nutraceuticals and food
β-L-Aspartyl-L-Arginine dipeptide: novel long-acting product candidate for NO-stimulation and other physiological benefits
Ingredient supplier of probiotics, lactic acid, bacteria; Developer of probiotics and prebiotics
Berlin-based DTC supplier of nutrition boxes, nutritional coaching, fitness and meal plans
Developer of Akkermansia-based products to be widely distributed in pharmacy and direct in GP prescription model
Delivery of real-time personalized and flavorful DTC nutritional drinks through an intelligent counter-top appliance
Personalized prebiotic and affordable gut microbiome test
Developer of a process to extract the protein out of moringa
Clinically-backed ingredient derived from silver fir branch extract
Multivitamins & organic botanicals in condition-specific capsules and superfood powders
50 million manufacturer and branded supplier of plant-based meat and dairy alternatives
Berlin based DTC herbal health supplement shots sold online and offline

Venue Information

Starling Hotel Geneva
Route François-Peyrot 34, 1218 Le Grand-Saconnex, Switzerland

Co-located with VitaFoods Europe

A premium event within the nutraceutical industry where key players and researchers come together to share knowledge, overcome challenges and create business opportunities. Connecting the entire supply chain, they aim to facilitate networking and help businesses developing new products to sustain and promote optimal health. Learn more.