The company will speak about how its game-changing approach to cultured meat development can promote sustainability, food security and animal welfare
Rehovot, Israel, June 6, 2022 – MeaTech 3D Ltd. (Nasdaq: MITC) (“MeaTech”), a deep-tech food company at the forefront of the cultured meat industry, is pleased to announce that it will be a sponsor and participant at Vegan Fest, the world’s largest vegan festival. The event will take place in Tel Aviv, Israel, June 7-9, 2022, from 5:00 – 11:00 p.m. each day.
Vegan Fest 2022 will feature over one hundred vegan food and product stalls and a food tech area with food tech and alternative protein startups, panel discussions and expert lecturers.
Schedule of MeaTech speakers at Vegan Fest:
- Dan Kozlovski, CTO: Featured panelist, “The Future of Food,” Tuesday, June 7th, 9:00 – 9:45 p.m.
- Yair Ayalon, Business Development Manager: Lecture, “Environmental and Social Impact of Cultured Meat,” Wednesday, June 8th, 9 – 9:00 p.m.
- Dana Hillel, Biologist: Lecture, “MeaTech’s Cultured Meat Development Process,” Thursday, June 9th, 6 – 6:30 p.m.
Come visit the MeaTech booth in the food tech area. The team will be available to answer questions and will be handing out cloth bags of herbs and vegetable seeds filled by participants of “Gvanim,” an organization dedicated to helping people with disabilities develop life skills.
Arik Kaufman, MeaTech’s Chief Executive Officer, said: “Vegan Fest is a unique opportunity for MeaTech and other Israeli food-tech and alternative protein startups to engage the vegan community with a shared vision of transforming food sourcing and systems to address issues such as animal welfare, the restoration of ecosystems, and global food security.”
For more information on Vegan Fest, visit: https://www.vegan-fest.co.il/
MeaTech is an international group of deep-tech food companies at the forefront of the cultured meat revolution. The company initiated activities in 2019 and is listed on the Nasdaq Capital Market under the ticker “MITC”. MeaTech maintains facilities in Rehovot, Israel and Antwerp, Belgium and is in the process of expanding activities to the US. The company believes cultivated meat technologies hold significant potential to improve meat production, simplify the meat supply chain, and offer consumers a range of new product offerings.
MeaTech aims to provide an alternative to industrialized animal farming that dramatically reduces carbon footprint, minimizes water and land usage, and prevents the slaughtering of animals. With a modular factory design, MeaTech aims to offer a sustainable solution for producing a variety of beef, chicken and pork products, both as raw materials and whole cuts.
For more information, please visit: https://meatech3d.com
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