Trends Event 20

Tuesday 24th November 2020

  • 2021/22 Online Trend Summit
  • FREE to Join & Live streamed GMT

Our 7th Annual Food & Beverage Trend Summit will be online on 24th November 2020 - Registration Now Open!

Come and join virtually with thefoodpeople community to Shift the Future of Food & Drink by harnessing the power of trends & foresight.

2021/22 will shift your future - Immerse with over 2500 other industry influencers from across the globe to be inspired and 'make sense' of the future food and beverage trends horizon for 2021/22.

Our Speakers

  • thefoodpeople

    thefoodpeople

    As a team we’ll be sharing with you various elements of our 2021-2022 annual trends predictions.

  • Charles Banks - Co Founder thefoodpeople

    Charles Banks - Co Founder thefoodpeople

    Charles will bring to life the 2021-2022 trends framework and explore the defining areas of change on the foresight horizon in this era of momentous change in food and drink.

  • Thomasina Miers OBE

    Thomasina Miers OBE

    Thomasina brings her considerable experience as a mum, cook, restauranteur and writer to talk about the big topics on future horizon in food and drink from bio-diversity and soil health to hospitality 2.0 and food poverty.

  • Vibha Gupta - Founder - No Immigrants No Spice

    Vibha Gupta - Founder - No Immigrants No Spice

    Vibha talks about NINS mission to shed light on the positive impact and amazing contribution that migration and immigration has on the US and our broader collective global food and social culture.

  • Paul Ainsworth - Owner & Chef Patron Paul Ainsworth Restaurants

    Paul Ainsworth - Owner & Chef Patron Paul Ainsworth Restaurants

    Paul will inspire us with his story so far, his founding principles and culinary philosophy. He'll also share us with his gastronomic inspirations, how his restaurants are adapting to the COVID-era as well as his aspirations and hopes for this uncharted era in hospitality.

  • Chantelle Nicholson, Chef-Patron - Tredwells, London

    Chantelle Nicholson, Chef-Patron - Tredwells, London

    One of the hottest chefs in London right now, Chantelle shares with us her passion for plant based cooking, seasonality, local sourcing and sustainability as well as her motivations for her 'hyper seasonal' pop up 'All's Well'.

  • Lynette Kucsma - Co Founder & CMO - Natural Machines

    Lynette Kucsma - Co Founder & CMO - Natural Machines

    Natural Machines are the makers of Foodini, real food 3D printed. Foodini is already transforming food and drink around the globe, Lynette talks about their realistic passions to combine food, tech and design in order to help people eat healthier.

  • Michael Hunter - Chief Growth Officer, Meatless Farm

    Michael Hunter - Chief Growth Officer, Meatless Farm

    As one of the fastest growing brands in the meat alternatives sector, Michael brings to life the journey so far for Meatless Farm, the perfect storm consumer influencers and the future for meat alternatives.

  • Amelia Boothman - Director of Strategy, IHQ

    Amelia Boothman - Director of Strategy, IHQ

    Amelia will be discussing The ‘Social & Cultural’ forces and drivers in Food and Beverage, both in and out of Home.

  • Simon Browning - Founder, Fudami

    Simon Browning - Founder, Fudami

    We’ve seen a monumental rise of on-demand and direct-to-consumer food and drink. Simon talks about the growth opportunities, the enhanced relevance of delivery and how DTC can have a transformational impact on FMCG and grocery brands.

  • Shokofeh Hejazi - Senior Trends Editor

    Shokofeh Hejazi - Senior Trends Editor

    Shokofeh brings her considerable expertise in trends together with her experience in retail and hospitality in the UK and overseas, to share with us the culinary and gastronomic trends for 2021/22, from food philosophies and cooking techniques to cuisines and ingredients.

  • Debbie Higgins - Operations & Special Projects - Merivale, Aus

    Debbie Higgins - Operations & Special Projects - Merivale, Aus

    Hospitality has had to pivot into 'Restaurant quality at Home' propositions. Merivale were one of the early movers, quickly shifting their restaurant/chef brand to DTC. Debbie talks about how they did it, what they learnt and the future for 'Merivale at Home'.

  • Beth Edwards - Founder, Beth Edwards Nutrition

    Beth Edwards - Founder, Beth Edwards Nutrition

    Our health and wellbeing has never been more important than it is today - as a registered nutritionist, Beth leverages her expertise in health psychology, her experience in clinic and her work with brands to share the emerging trends in health and wellness.

  • Linzi Boyd & Darren Shirlaw, Co Founders - BoB Group

    Linzi Boyd & Darren Shirlaw, Co Founders - BoB Group

    Two sides of the BoB coin, Linzi and Darren talk about the importance and relevance of 'Purpose' in food and drink, what purpose means and how it should be at the core of every food business in the 21st Century.

  • Josh Goodman - CEO & Founder PourMyBeer

    Josh Goodman - CEO & Founder PourMyBeer

    As founder of innovative beverage tap and dispensing company PourMyBeer, Josh talks about the relevance of contactless beer pouring, how it will shift drinking culture into the future, the challenges of commercialisation and why Coca Cola invested in his big idea.

  • Scott Fraser - Senior Trend Analyst

    Scott Fraser - Senior Trend Analyst

    Leaning on his culinary heritage working in some of the worlds best restaurants, Scott brings us the cook-along lunch. Taking into account the trends foresight, the limited time available and all possible dietary requirements, Scott bring us the cook-along lunch which due to lockdown2 he filmed in his kitchen at home!

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What's included?

  • The highlights of thefoodpeople's Annual Trend Foresight Predictions for 2021/22
  • Trend Foresight Predictions for 2021/22 Highlights Infographic Poster
  • 10 inspirational and thought-provoking key notes & presentations, relevant for all aspects of the food and drink industry, to truly bring trends to life
  • Ask questions to thefoodpeople team via the 'chat' across our broadcast channels
  • TFP 'cook along' lunch
  • Opportunity to 'pay it forward' with the TFP foundation & Chefs in Schools
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What's included as a trendhub subscriber?

As a paid for trendhub subscriber, you'll also access the following within trendhub

  • Annual Trend Foresight Digital Book for 2021/22
  • Cuisine & Ingredients Predications for 2021/22
  • Interactive Trends Map
  • Copies of all presentations and video recordings
  • Annual Trend Foresight 2021/22 Infographic Poster
  • Explainer videos for all food and beverage mega trends & social cultural trends

Another great event, really inspiring both the content and the food!

  • Kate Rivett

The food was incredible and the speakers inspirational from first to end.

  • Sophie Harding

The whole plant base, vegan element coming through today has given me lots to take away and inspiration for the future.

  • Mark Haynes

Thefoodpeople events are always very inspiring and thought provoking and shows us what we have to look at for development and innovation strategies for the future. Thefoodpeople has gone from UK to global, taking the trends in Australia and USA and how we can use them in the UK is very key, also bringing in the chefs of Theo Randall and Tom Brown today was very inspirational.

  • Hannah Sibley

The day was brilliantly run, very smooth, the speakers were all very different but all inspiring and food was great. We use the trend book all of the time, all my team use the book all the time.

  • Emma Cox

Really good, very informative, nice top line into what might be, quite inspiring.

  • Robert Pattinson

What I love about the food people is that you get to sit down all day and people bring you food, it is really well organised. Many other conferences you have to rush from a to b and worry you might miss something, but here you just relax, listen and enjoy.

  • Lauren Rose-Smith
  • editor Tesco Magazine

Register to Join the 2021/22 Virtual Trend Summit

Register

Access to the Online Trends Summit is FREE of charge. No tickets will be issued, you will be sent a 'joining link' by email before the Summit starts.

The Online Trend Summit will be broadcast live across YouTube, Facebook and Twitter in GMT (London) on 24th November 2020.

Whilst every effort will be made to ensure the full, advertised agenda goes ahead on the day of the Summit, please note that the line-up is subject to change, without prior notice, if circumstances beyond our control dictate this.

  • Date:

    24th November 2020 - Broadcast Live in GMT (London), with replays on Facebook, YouTube, trendhub (subscribers) and via email from 25th November

  • Location:

    Your desk or sofa!! Virtual Live Broadcast - Youtube, Facebook, Twitter

  • Timings:

    Live 08.00 - 18.00 GMT (London) with replays on Facebook, YouTube, trendhub (subscribers) and via email from 25th November

  • Entry:

    A joining link will be shared by email prior to the Summit starting

  • Contact Us:

    Please email us on [email protected]

Previous Events

The Food & Beverage Trends Event 2019-20

Culinary Congress London 2018

The Food & Beverage Trends Event 2018-19

The Food & Beverage Trends Event 2017-18