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.
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 pm-9:00pm

Registration: opens at 12 noon
Health & Wellness Investor Forum: 1-5:30 pm (check back for details of panels, alumni updates, etc.)
5.15 pm: Sponsor Introductions
5.30 pm: Presenter Orientation/Rehearsal: Final Instructions/Sound & Slide Check: Mike Dovbish
Cocktails: 5:30 pm
Welcome dinner follows to 9:00pm

DAY TWO: 7:00 am-7:00 pm

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

(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