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The third annual Nutrition Capital Network – Natural Products Canada Investor Meeting 2019 will showcase Canadian products & companies, and provides valuable opportunities for partnering & capital financing. At NCN Canada III, 20 innovative companies in natural product and nutrition science will present their business plans on September 19. A half-day conference on market, investment and new product trends with an evening networking event takes place on September 18.
Natural Products Canada (NPC) is a key player in Canada’s innovation and investment scene. It works with a diverse array of partners to support the commercialization of naturally-derived products and technologies in health and life sciences, natural resources, agriculture and agri-food, and sustainable bioproducts. NPC has over 300 companies in its pipeline, and performs many roles to support the industry. It acts as matchmaker and mentor to promising companies and researchers; serves as technology scout and ecosystem navigator for multinationals and large corporations; and helps investors discover, develop, and de-risk investment opportunities.
Why attend as an investor?
Why attend as a presenter?
9:00am – 12:00pm Presenting Companies Exhibit Set-Up
12:00pm: Registration Opens
1:00 - 1:20pm: Nutrition Capital Network and NPC Introduction & Welcome
1:20 - 1:40pm: Trends Shaping the Future of Natural & Organic
Speaker: Carlotta Mast, New Hope Network
1:40 - 2:20pm: M&A Overview: What Investors Need to Know Now
Speaker: Nick McCoy, Whipstitch Capital
2:20 - 2:50pm: The Canadian Advantage for Scaling Innovation
Moderator: David Gauthier, Natural Products Canada
Panelists: Phil Whiting, Mirexus;
Mandy Kraynik, Nature's Way
2:50 - 3:20pm: Keynote: Innovative Approaches to Online Sales
Speaker: Jeff Hilton, BrandHive
3:20 - 3:50pm: Networking & Refreshment Break
3:50 - 4:20pm: Fireside Chat: Innovation for Good
Moderator: Sue Coueslan, Natural Products Canada
4:20 - 4:45pm: The Canadian CBD Innovation Opportunity
Moderator: Mike Dobvish, Nutrition Capital Network
4:45 - 5:00pm: NCN Alumni Fireside Chat
Speaker: Ted Jin, DoseBiome
5:00 - 7:00pm: Networking Reception
7:30 – 8:30am: Breakfast
8:30 – 10:15am: Company Presentations (10 min. each)
10:15 - 10:45am: Networking and Refreshment Break
10:45am - 12:30pm: Company Presentations (10 min. each)
12:30 – 1:30pm: Networking Lunch
1:30 – 5:00pm: Breakout sessions: Investors, sponsors & presenting companies meet one-on-one in breakout sessions scheduled onsite.
Unique formulations, targeted for specific health benefits including support for untreated diseases as medical nutraceuticals
$4-5 million minimally processed and biologically appropriate diets that promote health and longevity in animal companions.
Supplement products utilizing GenBioChem Triple Fingerprinting technology
Organic functional beverages infused with non-cannabis cannabinoids
Novel and effective plant based nutraceuticals that target Metabolism Support/Weight Loss and Kidney Stones
Versatile drinks made with organic apple cider vinegar, Shrubs and Switchel
Transforms organic waste into a nutritious insect feed, becoming a nutrient-rich, high quality protein ingredient for pet food, aquaculture and agriculture feed
Pharmaceutical-grade complex curcumin that is a potent anti-inflammatory and anti-oxidant, demonstrating metabolic benefits
Vegan, keto, paleo and Whole30 approved organic sauces
$2-3 million award winning craft, non-alcoholic beer
Turn-key, system solution for soil-based indoor farms with an ability to grow over 25 crops
$3-5 million organic hair and body solutions with bulk refill solutions
Nutrient-rich, fresh leaf teas with an innovative
Largest fully-integrated provider of cricket powder in North America
$4-5 million minimally processed and biologically appropriate diets that promote health and longevity in animal companions
Functional food ingredient manufacturer of
blueberry powder, targeting cardiovascular health management