NCN XXI: Fall Investor Meeting

November 14-15, 2017
Golden Gate Club in the Presidio
135 Fisher Loop, San Francisco, CA 94129

At NCN XXI in San Francisco investors and strategic acquirors will be introduced to 20-25 nutrition and health & wellness companies seeking capital and selected from in natural & organic foods, functional foods, supplements, ingredients & technology, personal care and household goods, and related consumer internet and mobile IT solutions.

Investor Registration
On Day One of this two day investor meeting, NCN presents the Health & Wellness Investor Forum from 1:00-5:30 p.m., followed by a Welcome Reception and Dinner from 6:00-9:00 p.m. (included in cost of NCN registration).
On Day Two, 20-25 companies professionally sourced and primed by Nutrition Capital Network will present business plans at 10-minute intervals; after lunch investors and companies will meet one-on-one in breakout sessions scheduled onsite.


DAY ONE: 1:00 – 7:00pm

12:00pm: Registration opens
1:00 – 5:30pm: Health & Wellness Investor Forum: (check back for details of panels, alumni updates, etc.)
5:30pm: Presenter orientation and rehearsal
5:30 – 7:00pm: Welcome Reception and Networking

DAY TWO: 7:00am – 7:00pm

7:00am: Registration opens
7:00 – 8:00am: Breakfast
8:00 – 10:00am: Presentations – 10+ companies sourced and primed by Nutrition Capital Network present business plans at 10-minute intervals.
10:00 – 10:30am: Refreshment break
10:30am – 12:20pm: Presentations –10+ more companies present business plans
12:30 – 1:30pm: Lunch
2:00 – 5:30pm: Breakout sessions: Investors and Presenting companies meet one-on-one in breakout sessions scheduled onsite.
5:30 – 7:00pm: Cocktails and Networking

(Presentation sequence and 4-page profiles with a detailed agenda will be emailed to meeting participants 4-5 days prior to the event.)

Below see snapshots of NCN XIX presenting companies from 2016

  • Food and beverage platform with organic, plant-based products in retail stores, wholesale and e-commerce.
  • RTD Hawaiian iced teas and first RTD tea brewed from Hawaiian māmaki
  • Solvent-free, low-polarity water extraction technology
  • Nutritional that mimics the mechanism and effects of gastric bypass surgery
  • Proprietary genomics methodology to design herbal supplement formulations and functional foods
  • $10-12 mil in sports recovery drinks and cold brew coffee line of products
  • Effective and versatile fat-replacement or calorie reduction technology
  • Natural & organic skincare products using tallow or rendered beef fat
  • High growth juice, plant/nut milk and cold brew packaged beverages
  • Disruptive technology for extracting the bioactive phytonutrients from cereal grains
  • Innovative, nutrient-dense frozen fruit and vegetable bars made from fresh juice
  • Organic juices with textures made from superfood vegetables, fruits, nuts, and seeds
  • Innovative, human-donor milk products and ingredients derived from human milk for clinical use
  • Branded recovery drink for muscle stiffness and hangover prevention
  • Food scanning technology to reduce waste, protecting brands and reduce recalls and litigation
  • Sports biotech company sequencing the microbiome to identify bacterial species to drive peak performance and recovery.
  • $2-3 mil in natural packaged snacks
  • Technology driven, personal-profile daily supplement packs
  • $4-5 million savory and nutritious natural chickpea snacks
  • Personalized wellness data and nutrition products based on connected device