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Winnie Leung

VP, Bits x Bites

Biography

Winnie Leung is VP at Bits x Bites, China’s pioneer food tech venture capital investing in startups tackling global food system challenges.

To date, Bits x Bites has invested in companies that are advancing nanoscale contaminant detection, gene editing for high-performing crops, as well as a company advancing cost-efficient, non-GMO meat production directly from animal cells without an actual animal.

Sessions

Startup Pitch Competition #1

Description

We have some cutting edge Agritech/Foodtech companies from 7 countries competing. They will be giving a 4 minute pitch of their business model to world class accelerators and VCs. Many companies are pitching in Japan for the first time!

Competitors

Judges

Location

3F COREDO Muromachi Terrace, 3-2-1 Nihonbashi-Muromachi, Chuo-ku, Tokyo
Muromachi Mitsui Hall, Symposium

Schedule

November 19, 2019 at 01:00PM - 02:00PM

Competition Winners

Fireside chat with Shun Hashimoto, CEO of BASE FOOD

Speakers

Moderators

Location

3F COREDO Muromachi Terrace, 3-2-1 Nihonbashi-Muromachi, Chuo-ku, Tokyo
Muromachi Mitsui Hall, Symposium

Schedule

November 20, 2019 at 09:45AM - 10:00AM

Fireside chat with Alec Lee, CEO of Endless West

Speakers

Moderators

Location

3F COREDO Muromachi Terrace, 3-2-1 Nihonbashi-Muromachi, Chuo-ku, Tokyo
Muromachi Mitsui Hall, Symposium

Schedule

November 20, 2019 at 10:00AM - 10:15AM

Foodtech Startup Panel: Atomo Coffee, Phuture Foods, GOURMEY, Replenish

Description

From molecular coffee to lab-grown foie gras, how are food tech startups shaping what we eat tomorrow?

Speakers

Moderators

Location

3F COREDO Muromachi Terrace, 3-2-1 Nihonbashi-Muromachi, Chuo-ku, Tokyo
Muromachi Mitsui Hall, Symposium

Schedule

November 20, 2019 at 10:15AM - 10:55AM

Startup Pitch Competition #2

Description

We have some cutting edge Agritech/Foodtech companies from 7 countries competing. They will be giving a 4 minute pitch of their business model to world class accelerators and VCs. Many companies are pitching in Japan for the first time!

Competitors

Judges

Location

3F COREDO Muromachi Terrace, 3-2-1 Nihonbashi-Muromachi, Chuo-ku, Tokyo
Muromachi Mitsui Hall, Symposium

Schedule

November 20, 2019 at 01:00PM - 02:00PM

Startup Pitch - Award Ceremony

Description

The 2 day long start-up pitch battle will now see its historic moment. The start-up to win the glory is to be announced.

Speakers

Location

3F COREDO Muromachi Terrace, 3-2-1 Nihonbashi-Muromachi, Chuo-ku, Tokyo
Muromachi Mitsui Hall, Symposium

Schedule

November 20, 2019 at 03:45PM - 04:05PM