NCN Ingredients & Technology Investor Meeting


Wednesday, October 16 | 10:00am - 6:30pm

Location: South Seas Ballroom J


Dedicated to ingredients and technology in the nutrition industry, Nutrition Capital Network’s Investor Meeting at SupplySide West will bring together strategic partners and investors with the emerging technologies, innovative ingredients, and the entrepreneurs and management teams behind them.

17 companies in nutritional ingredients, science, and technology will present business plans at 10-minute intervals to an audience of investors followed by one-on-one meetings to discuss investment and partnering needs.

Presenting companies typically include: suppliers of active nutritional ingredients for dietary supplements or functional foods; value-added suppliers of products or services related to nutrition, nutrition science, or health & wellness; and developers of technology or science related to nutrition and human or animal health.


10:00AM - Registration Opens

10:30 - 10:40AM - Welcome

10:40 - 11:00AM - NEXT Ingredient Trends

11:00 - 11:25AM - M&A Investment Overview

11:25 - 11:45AM - Deal Discussion

11:45 - 12:00PM - NCN Alumni Fireside Chat

12:00 - 12:30PM - Lunch

12:30 - 1:40PM - Presentations from 6-8 companies in 10-minute intervals, followed by one-on-one meetings

1:40 - 2:00PM - Networking & Refreshment Break

2:00 - 3:20PM - Presentations from 6-8 companies in 10-minute intervals, followed by one-on-one meetings

3:20 - 6:00PM - Breakout Meetings

5:30 - 6:30PM - Cocktail Reception and Networking


Snapshot of presenting companies:

• High protein drink delivery platform in 42 countries
• Dietary supplement company marketing potent anti-obesity compounds
• Full-service, personalized end-to-end wellness solution providing a variety of at-home health tests, lifestyle, diet and supplement recommendations.
• Develops and commercializes innovative products from bioactive natural substances with pharma grade efficacy
• Novel and effective plant based nutraceuticals that target Metabolism Support/Weight Loss and Kidney Stones
• A globally scalable, patented agritech solution, fully automated, providing a new category of fresh healthy greens, Khai-Nam
• Patented solution for alcohol consumption that mimics thebody’s lower gastric tract's natural microbial metabolic pathways
• Producer of omega-3 EPA crude oil from photosynthetic algae
• Producer of nutritional ingredients from New Zealand origin raw materials
• NASA-inspired technology and natural probiotic processes to transform elements found in air and converting them into nutritious protein
• $3 mil complete nutrition products for Gamers and Millennials
• A breakthrough patented technology in salt production
• R&D company with patented PKPD process for developing patentable multi-compound mixtures
• R&D company inventing a highly bio-available formula for natural compounds
• First independent third-party certification program for dose accuracy and transparency for cannabis and hemp-derived products
• A highly innovative lifestyle brand that is cause-driven, connecting like-minded Hemp/ CBD consumers of all ages
• Highly functional ingredients from the hemp seed for hemp seed protein, oil, fiber and other extracts
• Exclusive and patented plant-derived ingredients (cat's claw and an oolong tea extract) that reduces brain plaques, tangles and inflammation

Investor attendance requires registration and payment of $2,500. Cornerstone Investor membership allows multiple entries to all NCN investor meetings, as well as access to dealflow, transaction, trend and market data. Individuals, angels and small family funds may qualify for a discount.