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Making Alt. Proteins The New Default
April 14 @ 9:30 am - 7:30 pm
Come learn about the exciting innovations and meet entrepreneurs in the growing field of alternative proteins! Join us at the nation’s first-ever student-led alternative proteins conference, hosted by the Duke and UNC chapters of the Good Food Institute’s Alt Protein Project on Friday, April 14.
The conference will be held at Duke’s Fuqua School of Business and will feature keynote addresses by Ethan Brown (CEO, Beyond Meat) and T.K. Pillan (Founder, Veggie Grill and PowerPlant Partners), two panel discussions about alternative proteins’ path to mass adoption and the importance of public-private partnerships in driving growth in the space, and a business idea pitch competition.
Tickets are free for students and $40 for professionals, and include access to all event programming as well as a lunch buffet and networking reception! While the conference runs from 9:30 AM to 7:30 PM, attendees may join or leave at any point throughout the day.
Duke Capital Partners is a co-sponsor of this event.