2022 RFSI Forum

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Regenerative Food Systems Investment Forum
October 12-13, 2022
Denver, CO
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Regenerative Food Systems Investment Forum
October 12-13, 2022
Denver, CO

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Be a part of THE marquee event for investing in Regenerative Food and Agriculture!

The RFSI Forum catalyzes conversation, advances education, and drives increased investment in regenerative agriculture and food.

October 12-13 | Denver, Colorado | The Cable Center

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The Regenerative Food Systems Investment (RFSI) Forum is the ONLY event that exclusively brings together investors, capital activators, and critical stakeholders working to build resilient food systems. Listen and learn from the leaders in investing and regeneration. Meet existing and new connections to advance your goals in this space.

REGISTER HERE

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Agenda: October 12-13, 2022

This October we will gather hundreds of leaders in investing and building regenerative food systems for two days of essential insights and relationship building. This is where the magic happens – don’t miss your opportunity to connect to the information and people that will help move this space forward!

Day One
Day 1: Wednesday, October 12
REGISTRATION / OPENING COFFEE | 8:00 am MT
9:00 a.m. MT
Welcome
9:15 a.m. MT
Creating a Shared Vision for Regenerative Food Systems
9:55 a.m. MT
The Forces Driving Regen Ag Investment
10:15 a.m. MT
Case Study: Evolution of a Small Farm Investment Deal
COFFEE BREAK | 10:45 a.m. MT
11:30 a.m. MT
Panel: Farmer Perspectives
12:15 p.m. MT
Pitch Session: Land & Farmers
LUNCH | 12:30 p.m. MT
1:35 p.m. MT
Case Study
1:55 p.m. MT
Pitch Session: Resilient Processing & Infrastructure
2:10 p.m. MT
Breakout Discussions
COFFEE BREAK | 3:25 pm MT
4:10 p.m. MT
Panel: Investment Strategies for Regenerative Farmland
5:00 p.m. MT
Fireside Chat: Where Policy Plays A Role
5:30 p.m. MT
Closing Remarks
EVENING RECEPTION | 5:30 p.m. MT
Day One
Day 2: Thursday, October 13
OPENING COFFEE | 8:00 am MT
9:00 a.m. MT
Welcome
9:15 a.m. MT
Panel: Ensuring Corporate Commitments Activate Regenerative Ag
10:00 a.m. MT
Case Study
10:20 a.m. MT
Pitch Session: Enabling Technologies
COFFEE BREAK | 10:35 a.m. MT
11:20 a.m. MT
Integrated Capital Approaches to Funding Regeneration
11:50 a.m. MT
Breakout Discussions
LUNCH | 1:00 p.m. MT
2:05 p.m. MT
Fixing Debt for The Future of Agriculture
2:25 p.m. MT
Carbon & Eco-System Services Markets: A Call for Innovation & Adaptation
3:00 p.m. MT
Pitch Session: Eco-System Services
3:20 p.m. MT
Panel: Bringing Capital at Scale to Regenerative
4:10 p.m. MT
Key Take-Aways
4:25 p.m. MT
Closing Remarks
CLOSING DRINKS | 4:30 p.m. MT
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Attend

This is THE gathering for learning how and where to invest capital into agriculture and food for financial and impact returns. Whether you have been engaged in the regenerative space for decades or just a little curious, this event offers unparalleled insight and networking opportunities.

Who should attend?

  • Investors, fund managers, foundations
  • Financial advisors and other investment services
  • Entrepreneurs and producers
  • Food companies, agricultural and food service providers
  • Advocates for healthy food systems

REGISTER HERE

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Agenda & Speakers

We’re excited to be back IN PERSON in a beautiful downtown Oakland location this year! Join us for a fabulous line-up of sessions and speakers as well as unparalleled networking with the leading investors and stakeholders in this space.

This year’s program will feature:

  • What makes investments in organic and regenerative ag and food different from other investments
  • Actionable market insights for investment in the space
  • What is on the horizon in regenerative ag and food
  • Viable opportunities for allocation of capital now
  • The funders, entrepreneurs, producers, and advocates leading the way

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2021 Speakers

CHECK OUT THE FANTASTIC SPEAKING FACULTY WE HAVE FOR THIS YEAR’S LINE UP!

Stay tuned as we continue to add more great speakers to the line-up!

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Table Sponsors

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Acres USA
Emerging Leaders in Food &amp; Ag
Friesla
Regeneration Nation
Yonder

Event Activators

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Alexandre Family Farm
Radicle
Simple Mills
Singing Pastures
Biodynamic Coffee
Frog Hollow Farm
Old Dog Ranch
Patagonia Provisions
Imlak'esh Organics
Union Snacks

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Venue

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The 2022 RFSI Forum will be held in the heart of Denver at The Cable Center. The Cable Center is a high-tech, high-impact, contemporary building situated on the campus of Denver University. The Cable Center was created to be hub for advancing innovation & entrepreneurship to drive the connectivity industry.

2000 Buchtel Blvd South | Denver, CO 80210

Thank you to Our Sponsors

CO-PRESENTING SPONSOR

Trailhead Capital

Trailhead Capital is a mission-driven investment firm seeking to create outstanding financial, societal, and ecological returns by backing entrepreneurs who are building the regenerative future of food and agriculture.

Further information

CO-PRESENTING SPONSOR

Biome Capital Partners

Biome Capital Partners is a builder of profitable, regenerative agriculture ecosystems. To create value, they invest in land, in growers, and in the cracks in the road from soil to plate.

Further information

Become a Sponsor

Sponsors of the RFSI Forum are the organizations on the forefront of the transition to a more regenerative food system. Sponsorship packages offer value and flexibility for diverse types of businesses, including:

  • Increased visibility and thought-leadership among a unique investor and activator community
  • Opportunity to showcase your expertise and services
  • Media coverage before, during and after event
  • Branding throughout the event

For information on our exclusive sponsorship packages, please contact Anthony here →

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Join this growing list of companies who have committed to attend

Current Data
4P Foods
Accountable Earth
Agriforce Seeds
Agthentic Group
AGXactly Crop Insights
Akiptan
Alexandre Family Farms
Align Impact
Ascribe Bio
Basil's Harvest
Biodynamic Association
Biome Capital
Bionutrient Food Association
Bionutrient.org
Bogdan Agriculture Systems
Boomitra
BrightFarms
California FarmLink
Central Grazing Company
Ceres Community Project
Cienega Capital
Cloud Agronomics
Coast Range Seed
Cream Co. Meats
Dartmoor Group, LLC
Delta Institute
Derailleur Strategy
EarthSense, Inc.
Echo River Capital
Ecosystem Services Market Consortium (ESMC)
Elemental Excelerator
Emerson Collective
Encina Farms
EnVest
Equity Group Investments
Fall Line Capital
FarmRaise
FarmTogether
Farmer's Footprint
First Nations Development Institute
FLINTpro
Friesla
FoodSystem 6
Funders for Regenerative Agriculture
Grantham Foundation
Grapevine Capital, Inc.
Gratitude Railroad
Green Spark Ventures
GreenBiz
Greenfield Robotics Corporation
Gundzik Gundzik Heeger LLP
Handshake Farms
Handsome Brook Farms
Heifer International
Hickory Nut Gap
Imlak’esh Organics
INTO
Kitchen Table Advisors
Land to Market
LIFT Economy
Mad Agriculture | Perennial Fund
Manulife/Hancock Natural Resource Group
Marin Agricultural Land Trust
Markegard Family Grass Fed
Miller Milling Company
Moreland Associates
Nature Tech Nexus
Negative Foods Newsletter
Neulua
New Jersey Community Capital
Next7.org
Nori
Onda Wellness
Planet FWD
Pluton Biosciences
Ponderosa Ventures
Potlikker Capital
Primary BioAg Innovations
ABC
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PT Ranch
Reems California
Re:Farm
ReGen Ventures
Regenerative Agriculture Alliance
Regenerative Food Systems Investment
Regenerative Lands
Regenerative Organic Certification
Regenerative Poultry
Regrow
ReSource
Savanna Institute
Savory Institute
Singing Pastures
SLM Partners
Snacktivist Inc
Soilworks Natural Capital
Spokane Conservation District
Sustainable Grain
Tempathic
Tenacious Ventures
The Nature Conservancy
The Tecovas Foundation
TomKat Ranch
Trace Genomics, Inc.
Triptyk Studios
TrueAlgae
Truett Hurst
Tu Biomics
US Water and Land LLC
Vayda
Vence
White Leaf Provisions
Winrock Internatiional
Wolf Tree Advisors
World Tree

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Hotel

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Oakland Marriott City Center

Book Today

RFSI has secured a room block at a special rate for conference attendees at the Oakland Marriott City Center. This modern, vibrant hotel is conveniently located less than one mile from the Oakland Scottish Rite Center, close to Jack London Square, and within walking distance of a large selection of brewpubs and restaurants. Enjoy farm-to-table cuisine and networking with fellow attendees in the signature restaurant and bar, Iron & Oak, located on the second floor.


Reservation Deadline: Saturday, September 25, 2021

Oakland Marriott City Center | 1001 Broadway | Oakland, CA 94607-4019
(510) 451-4000 | | | Hotel Information | Map & Directions