Masterclass ‘Risks and opportunities in the protein value chain – an investor’s perspective’

Masterclass 'Risks and opportunities in the protein value chain – an investor’s perspective'


12:00 - 17:00


NN Investment Partners
Prinses Beatrixlaan 35, Den Haag, 2595 AK

VBDO is delighted to be partnering with the FAIRR Initiative on this event. Want to hear more about Beyond Meat and their Dutch partner? Willem Spigt of Zandbergen World’s finest meats will speak about the transition to plant based protein and their collaboration with Beyond Meat. The workshops are brought to you by NN Investment Partners (engaging retailers in the supply chain) and World Animal Protection (material risks for investors and a bottom line). An interactive panel discussion will be held at the end of the day.We hope you will join us for this interactive workshop on why and how we should influence change towards a more sustainable animal protein sector and whether alternative proteins can be a viable and scalable solution for the future. We look forward to welcoming you to this upcoming masterclass.


12:00 – 13:00 Arrival & Networking Lunch (Beyond Meat Lunch)

13:00 – 13:15 Welcome – VBDO & NN Investment Partners

13:15 – 13:35 Keynote Speech – Willem Spigt from Zandbergen on their collaboration with Beyond Meat

13:35 – 14:05 Transforming the Food System- Risks & Opportunities in the Protein Supply Chain (Maria Lettini – Director, FAIRR Initiative)

14:05 – 15:45 Solutions sessions (including short break between sessions)

Session 1: Animal Welfare – What are the material risks for investors? (Dirk Jan Verdonk – World Animal Protection)

Session 2: Sustainable Animal Protein Supply Chains – How do investors and purchasers engage with suppliers to influence sustainability? (NN Investment Partners & Animal Protein Retailer (TBC)

15:45 – 16:30 The future of meat: What are sustainable solutions and are they viable? Interactive Panel & Audience Discussion (NN Investment Partners, World Animal Protection, Animal Protein Retailer (TBC)

16:30 – 17:00 Key Takeaways

17:00 Networking Drinks

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