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FOODBYTES! SUMMIT – CALL FOR INNOVATIVE FOOD COMPANY DEMOS

 

It’s official!  We can’t wait to hear from all you disruptive and innovative food companies!

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FOODBYTES! SUMMIT – CALL FOR INNOVATIVE FOOD COMPANY DEMOS

Bringing New Food Ideas & New Capital to the Plate – 2/25/2015 in San Francisco

San Francisco, CA and New York, NY – December 30, 2014 – Rabobank, the world’s premier bank to the food, agribusiness and beverage industry, and SF New Tech, San Francisco’s largest and longest-running tech showcase event, today announce the call for entries for innovative food companies to demo at FoodBytes!, a unique half-day conference that will bring together new ideas in food and new capital, on February 25, 2015 at the Bluxome Winery in San Francisco, CA.

FoodBytes! is dedicated to helping investors in the food industry meet new companies that are disrupting and/or innovating in food-related software and applications, distribution, manufacturing, production and more.

Food-related startups who are selected to participate will connect to and build relationships with interested investors and those seeking to support innovations in food.

FoodBytes! attendees – investors, technologists, media, and others – will view live demonstrations from rising stars who are innovating and disrupting in the food industry, participate in conversations with food industry leaders, and network with food industry peers and opinion leaders, among many others.

Companies are invited to demo their food-related innovations by applying online no later than 5 p.m. PT on Friday, January 9th, 2015 at http://www.sfnewtech.com/foodbytes.

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Media Contacts
lynne.burns@rabobank.com 212-808-2581 or catharine.rossano@rabobank.com 212-808-2576
myles@sfnewtech.com 415-843-1850

About Rabobank
Rabobank Group is a global financial services leader providing wholesale and retail banking, leasing, real estate services and renewable energy financing in more than 40 countries worldwide. Founded a century ago as a Dutch farmers’ cooperative, Rabobank today ranks as one of the largest banks in the world, with nearly $1 trillion in assets, and remains committed to its core mission to create customer value. Rabobank is recognized as a premier bank to the global food, beverage and agribusiness industry, providing a compelling combination of deep sector expertise, strategic counsel and specialized financial solutions to clients across the entire food value chain. Rabobank. The financial link in the global food chain.® www.Rabobank.com // @RaboWholesale

About SF New Tech
SF New Tech (SFNT) is a world-renowned live platform for technology startups to showcase their latest innovations in front of 100s of tech-minded founders, engineers, investors, media, and more. Since 2006, over 700 companies have leveraged SFNT to launch and/or demo their new products, services, and features, including such internet luminaries Evernote, Waze, 23andMe, Flipboard, Twilio, Splunk and many other pre-fame startups. As a cornerstone of the San Francisco technology community and as SF’s largest, longest-running, and most-loved technology event, SFNT is laser-focused on putting innovators and their innovations in the spotlight in front of their peers — and beyond. SF New Tech is been supported by amazing companies including Fathom Law, Akamai, Microsoft, Twitter, DoubleDutch, Telerik, Macworld, The New York Times, and many others. For more information, visit http://www.sfnewtech.com // @sfnewtech

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12.17 SF New Tech: Bina, Versal, Fitmo, Postmob, Xero, GoodCall and more!

12.17 SF New Tech: Bina, Versal, Fitmo, Postmob, Xero, GoodCall and more!

 
SFNT @ RS 
 
 
 
Discover & Discuss!
 
 
An inspiring evening of live demos from innovators
with an open floor for tough questions from SF’s digerati. 
 

 

Schedule:
6:15 – 7:30 pm     Free drinks thanks to Sage Human Capital
7:30 – 9:30 pm     Live Demos & Spirited Discussions
 

 

Moderated by:
 
Myles Weissleder
Myles Weissleder
Founder, SF New Tech
DEMOS ON TAP . . .

Bina
Bina Technologies
Sharon Barr, CTO
 
Bina builds software products that analyze Genomic data at speed, accuracy, and comprehensive manner.  The human genome was first sequenced in 2003 after fifteen years of hard work and cost three billion dollars. Today, the recent availability of sequencing the entire human genome with ~$1000 and 24 hours brings a once-in-a-lifetime technology disruption. This disruption has brought great challenges and opportunities to the data analytics market, all the way up to personalized medicine practices, and Bina is positioned at the heart of this value chain. Bina innovation includes distributed system infrastructure to process genomic data in parallel, at speed and ease of use. the technology stack includes system level and unix programing, distribution system best practices, Hadoop, NoSql, REST API, Angular for UI and more.  http://www.bina.com // http://www.twitter.com/binaTechs
 
Versal
Versal
Carlos Cuadra, Head of Content & Author Relations
Versal is a new way for teachers to easily create fun and interactive online courses, homework assignments, in-class lessons and more…no coding required. Share your creations via Versal, or embed courses directly into a blog, class website, or an LMS. Versal is free and open to anyone with knowledge and the desire to share it. http://www.versal.com //  https://twitter.com/versal
 
 
Fitmo
Fitmo
Steijn Pelle, Co-Founder & COO
 
Make a real personal trainer 24/7 available & affordable for everyone. Because you probably lie to Runkeeper, but not to a human being who’s motivating you on top of your health data.
 
 

 

Postmob
Postmob
Ibian Hodgson CEO
Tomo Marinkovic, CMO
 
Postmob wants to connect all travelers with packages.
Xero
Xero
Arthur Garcia, Regional Sales Director
 
Xero is beautiful online accounting software for your small business with access anytime, anywhere. See why Xero is loved by over 370,000 small businesses at http://www.xero.com // http://www.twitter.com/xero
GoodCall
Nick Holmes à Court, CEO
Lee Shepard, Growth
 
Smart automation and deep insights to help you get the most out of outbound email.
http://www.goodcall.io
 
 
 SF New Tech Sponsors

 

 We recommend Fathom Law for all your startup’s legal needs. http://www.fathomlaw.com

 

Download the doubledutch SFNT app and participate in the event!
Google Play:  https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=me.doubledutch.sfnewtech
App Store: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/sf-new-tech/id853270433?mt=8

 

Sage Human Capital
Sage Human Capital is disrupting the recruiting industry by introducing the very first fully data-driven recruiting model.  Our success lies on a foundation of incorporating mindfulness into the recruiting process.  http://www.sagehumancapital.com

 

 

 

 

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Apply to demo @ SFNT on 12.17!

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Click below for the big recap as posted to Medium.

2014 SF #newtechcrawl — the recap.

 

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