The proposed rules have been described as an 'unnecessary and patronizing restriction which will stifle positive change'
Researchers, entrepreneurs, investment strategists, and other stakeholders shared their expertise on all aspects of successfully launching novel food concepts at the event
The event, which has raised more than $440,000, has so far reached 27 countries across six continents
Last week the European Parliament's agriculture committee approved a ban on naming meat-free foods after their traditional counterparts. If it's voted into effect, veggie burgers could be renamed 'discs'
The conference asks whether there is a way to meet the rising demand in global meat consumption in a more sustainable way
Leaders in the plant-based protein world will share their insights into the booming sector and how it is set to development in coming times
The event aims to increase positive media attention and public awareness around plant-based proteins and cell-based proteins
VegMed will take place in London next year
Both initiatives were spearheaded by vegan nonprofit ProVeg
110 schools have pledged to serve more sustainable options