Pitch Presenters & Poster Exhibitors

Emerging Company Presentations and Research Showcase Poster Session

A large part of the conference will be taken up by presentations by emerging companies that are in food technology and that are seeking funding and partnerships. There will also be a limited number of poster presentation slots available for researchers to showcase their latest inventions and discoveries at the New England Food Forum.

Presenters will be able to give 10-minute presentations on their business opportunity to an audience of angel investors, venture capitalists and corporate investors. In addition presenters will be given a poster board to exhibit during the conference.

NEW THIS YEAR: The two best presenters will win a Philips Airfryer or Phlips Indoor Grill – an example of the creative application of new technology to food preparation!

Accepted Presenters include:

  • AlkaliDx
  • Cambridge Crops
  • Enlivity
  • Food for Sleep
  • FoodRx
  • iMiCROQ (Integrated Microsystems for Quality of Life S.L.)
  • Kayon Partners
  • UMass Hydroponic Farm
  • University of New Hampshire
  • US Army – Natick Soldier RD&E Center and Brandeis University
  • Via Separations
  • Wyss Institute at Harvard

We have a few available presenter slots left. If you are interested in presenting (either as a full presenter or as a poster presenter), please complete the Food Forum Application Form 2017 and submit it to jgoldberg@umassp.edu.

There are no additional fees for presenting and exhibiting but Presenters and Exhibitors must register for the conference at the discounted price of $130 (or $70 for students).