Following the success of Plug and Play Food's Innovation Platforms in Silicon Valley, Brazil, Nanjing and North Dakota, Plug and Play Thailand is excited to bring the meetups event to Thailand! Each month, we will bring you startups specific to the theme of the month. On top of that, investors can join our networking session right after the event to meet with our startups!
We'll bring you a fresh new theme every month, where we'll focus on specific industry challenges and opportunities in the Food & Agritech space.
Tune in to catch our featured startups pitch, and get access to our exclusive database of up to 50+ startups who are currently fundraising!
As an added feature, select the startups of your choice for a quick networking session right after the event!
UPCOMING THIS MONTH
The medical cannabis market in the Asia Pacific is valued at USD 3.75 billion in 2021 and projected to reach USD 11.49 billion by 2026, forecasted to hike at a decent rate of 25.13%
Thailand became the first country in Southeast Asia to legalize the production, import, and export of cannabis for medical purposes in 2018. Recently, the government also agreed to allow parts of the plant with very low THC, to be in medicinal products and food.
Will more countries follow the path to legalization?
Join our talk to learn what’s going on in the realm of cannabis in Asia, who are the players, what’s available, and are the opportunities. Leaders in the medical cannabis and hemp value chain from F&B, pharma, health, retail, and real estate industries are invited
03:00pm - 03:10pm
03:10pm - 03:35pm
03:35pm - 03:45pm
03:45pm - 04:00pm
04:00pm - 05:30pm
Plug and Play Introduction
Startup Pitches x3
Plug and Play is the world's largest technology innovation platform, operating 35+ offices globally and serving over 500+ international corporations.
South East Asia offers a huge opportunity to bring together this global network to solve challenges in the region’s vast agrifood sector. Join us at our monthly meetup to discover the latest Food & AgTech trends and technologies!
Featured Keynote Speakers
Opportunities for the Asian Hemp & CBD Industry:
What Lies Ahead?
Founder & CEO, CANNAVIGA
Being a serial entrepreneur with 12+ years of experience in building and managing companies in Europe, the Middle East, and Southeast Asia in the areas of logistics, furniture, events, hospitality, and tech, Luc is currently digitizing the cannabis supply chain and building an integrated management platform for the production of highly regulated goods.
Founder & CEO, Delta Tetra Consultancy
Tim founded Delta Tetra, a specialized medical cannabis management firm focusing on cannabis & pharmaceutical regulatory compliance, operations, and commercialization. Understanding stringent compliance, as well as nuances of cannabis as a discipline and culture, his unique outlook on cannabis business operations creates efficiencies in every aspect of the supply chain.
Tom Julpas Kruesopon
Founder & Director, Golden Triangle Health (GTH)
Tom is instrumental in getting cannabis legalized in Thailand and founded Golden Triangle Health Company Limited. GTH operates fully integrated hemp businesses from importing quality hemp seeds, R&D of hemp cultivation and extraction process, as well as the development of hemp-flavored food and beverage under its owned brands.
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