July 23-27: the 2018 tff summit
Join us in Rio!
This July, we are heading to the upbeat city of Rio de Janeiro for the TFF Summit and first-ever TFF Academy. See you there!
An event unlike any other
Our annual flagship event – the TFF Summit – is a melting pot of big, bold ideas from industry leaders, next-generation innovators, investors and more.
Our team has been working for the past year to develop an event experience that is beyond the ordinary, that celebrates human ingenuity, that is oozing with optimism and that delivers real impact.
We fill our TFF Summit stage with the world’s most powerful industry-leaders and influential entrepreneurs who stand at the forefront of disruptive change.
Their thought-provoking keynotes will leave you with a deeper, multi-perspective understanding of the latest food & ag innovations, game-changing ideas and realizable actions for a better, more sustainable future.
Cristianne CloseHow can businesses do good?
As Deputy Leader at WWF Food Practice, she supports the strategic development and implementation of global initiatives. She is an expert in helping farmers and smallholders to adopt sustainable practices.
Mariana VasconcelosDigital Agriculture
CEO of Agrosmart, member of 4Lab's council and expert in digital agriculture. She is considered one of the 100 most influential people in Agrobusiness.
Lucas RizzottoHow can technology connect us?
Creative Technologist and Founder Where Thoughts Go, a rewarded VR social platform designed to connect strangers emotionally through magical audio creatures.
Abi RamananHow can we make our food system more transparent?
CEO of ImpactVision and social entrepreneur tackling a range of issues from migrant employment to food waste and child hunger. TEDx speaker and World Economic Forum Global Shaper.
Anthony HehirHow can we improve nutrition, not just yields?
Anthony is the Director of DSM's Nutrition Improvement business, a specialist team that leverages DSM's micronutrient portfolio, nutrition solutions, programs and partnership.
The Finalist pitches showcase how cutting-edge technologies and innovative business models can create an inclusive and sustainable food system based on openness and collaboration. Hailing from Australia, Brazil, Ghana, Jordan, Kenya, Malaysia, Nigeria, the United Kingdom, and the United States, the 2018 Finalist teams are as diverse as their solutions. Have we sparked your curiosity?
We’re excited to introduce our new 4-day immersive learning experience taking place alongside our TFF Summit. Brush up your skills to shine as an entrepreneur and changemaker, and join our global TFF family.
27 July: The 2018 TFF Summit
See you soon!
Prepare yourself for a life-changing gathering of the most influential youth and industry leaders and an open space for co-creation and experimentation of new ideas.
Sounds more than exciting? Start practicing your Samba moves and join us in Rio!