Circular Agri Food Summit | 7 november 2019

Get inspired and make impact

This summit is about tomorrow's game changers, rethinking the system and tackling challenges through circular innovation.

All content and speakers have been researched and vetted by the team of Misset International and Wageningen University and Research, ensuring an independent and unbiased agenda without commercial pressure.

09.15 – 10.00 Registration

10.00 – 10.15 Welcome and setting the stage
Cas van Arendonk, host


10.15 – 10.45 Keynote: The value of everything

  • The economic system needs to be changed
  • Seven ways to think like a 21st century economist
  • Together we can solve our problems

10.45 – 11.15 Keynote: The true costs of food
Volkert Engelsman,
CEO and founder Eosta

  • True Cost Accounting is a new form of bookkeeping that makes the true price of food production visible
  • Help financial institutions to start making better choices
  • Calculate your profit fairly

11.15 – 11.45 Coffee break


11.45 – 12.30 Circularity in the spotlight
An overview of some key projects within Wageningen University & Research

12.30 – 13.30 Lunch


13.30 – 14.00 Repair the future
Jason Drew,
FLY-FARMER and insect technology pioneer at AgriProtein, named as one of TIME magazine’s Top 50 Genius Companies

  • The world urgently needs new sustainable sources of protein
  • Increased global food demand and environmental limits have caused prices of both protein sources to soar in recent years
  • Disruptive sources of protein are needed to close the feed gap and, in the process, help repair the future of the planet

14.00 – 14.30 Put your plants in control
Molly Biedenfeld,
Vice Presdient Nutrients Market Development Ostara

  • Help growers and cities protect precious water and food resources
  • Increase yields and reduced nutrient loss
  • How can we close the loop?

14.30 – 15.00 No charity but equality
Lennart Clerkx,
CEO and founder This Side Up Coffee

  • Taking an active approach towards closing value and waste streams
  • Enhance the social, economic and environmental impact of our premiums
  • It is not easy, but who are we not to try!

15.00 – 15.30 Matchmaking break


15.30 – 16.00 Together we can change the way the world does business

  • Use your global business as a positive force for change
  • Integrate sustainability into the way you do business
  • Changing the world for the better, together

16.00 – 16.30 Train your brain
Erik Schoppen,
Chance-thinking innovator and idea accelerator

  • Trust is essential in making connections, empathy and leadership
  • You can make a difference through your own efforts, by changing your brain and improving your skills
  • You learn to captain your own ship and even guide others you’re responsible for

16.30 – 18.00 Drinks and bites


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