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HeroFestival | Join forces to supercharge a sustainable world

On Thursday 5 July the HeroFestival, seeded by HortiHeroes, takes place. The moment where the leaders, innovators, government, knowledge institutions, startups, employees and investors from the Food & Flower Industry have the courage to make an impact, together with other sectors and outside talent, for a sustainable future.

At HeroStage you will experience top speakers such as IKEA and De Vegetarische Slager who share their vision for a sustainable future. In addition, the young heroes from the HortiHeroes Academy will pitch their innovative company they builded up in just three months. Startups, scale-ups and experts from YES! Delft, The Hague Tech, Dutch Greenhouse Delta, Climate KIC, FoodStars, Space Business Innovation Center and Rotterdam FoodCluster share their innovation and expertise to keep the Netherlands in a leading position in the world.

HeroFestival Program

12.30-15.20 Innovation market and speakers from The Hague Tech, Climate KIC, YES! Delft, Dutch Greenhouse Delta and FoodStars

15.20-16.30 Keynotes: IKEA, Jaap Korteweg (The Vegetarian Butcher) and Paul Rulkens (TEDx) hosted by Rutger Mollée

16.30-16.45 Innovation market

16.45-18.00 HeroDay with pitches of the talents from the HortiHeroes Academy

18.00-19.30 Network drinks & innovation market

Until then! #HortiHeroes #HeroFestival

Let’s build a sustainable world together!