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.
Cas van Arendonk
Cas is a doer and likes to see results. Results in which economic and social goals are united. 100% relevant for all stakeholders and always looking for collaboration through collective entrepreneurship!
He speaks enthusiastically about this, preferably in an interactive way, in order to achieve even more results together. Cas is happy to give guest lectures, including the annual Corporate Social Responsibility
CEO Eosta, Nature & more
After graduating in economics and business administration Volkert worked for Cargill Inc USA before founding Eosta in 1990. The Dutch company is presently Europe’s largest and
All Eosta products carry a unique Nature & More ‘trace & tell’ (QR) code that provides retailers and consumers with direct web access to the unique story of the producer as well as to the ecological and social impact.
FLY-FARMER and Insect Technology pioneer at AgriProtein
Jason Drew is an international business leader and serial entrepreneur turned environmentalist and author.
He has been described by Leadership Magazine as one of ‘Africa’s most inspiring green leaders’, and by Forbes as ‘The Lord of the Flies, who would be king’. He was awarded the 2013 United
Vice President Marketing Development Ostara
Ms. Biedenfeld has 20 years of experience in the agriculture industry, about half of that in the fertilizer market. She joined Cargill Inc. in 2001 as commodity merchandiser and transitioned to The Mosaic Company in 2007 where she held various roles within the potash and phosphate divisions.
In 2011, Ms. Biedenfeld was appointed Senior Manager of North American Phosphates, where she directed the positioning and risk management of Mosaic’s phosphate fertilizer portfolio.
Founder This Side Up
Lennart founded the company to inspire roasters and growers to create value together so the coffee world can become a more equal, open place. An importer should simply facilitate communication and innovation between them and find the best way to get the coffee from A to B.
Therefore, his job is twofold: first, he helps progressive roasters to build relationships with the company’s partner growers and vice versa. Second, he provides roasters with full logistics service through a strong network of logistics partners.
Jan Kees Vis
Global Director Sustainable Sourcing Development at Unilever
Jan Kees Vis joined Unilever in 1985, in Research & Development. From 2001 to 2010, he was Global Supply Chain Director Sustainable Agriculture for Unilever.
In 2010, his job title changed to Global Director Sustainable Sourcing Development, making him responsible for developing sustainability standards for all of Unilever’s raw and packaging materials purchases. Jan Kees has been involved
Chance-thinking innovator and idea accelerator
Drs. Erik Schoppen (1968) is a widely asked speaker about brain, brand, behavior, trust
As a chance-thinking innovator and idea accelerator, he built up a reputation for his strong performances, inspiring people and organizations with his future-oriented vision of a pro-social society and sustainable economy.
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