Saswati Bora

Head of Food Systems Innovation


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Day 1: Jun 9, 2021

11:00 am

11:00 am

FIRESIDE CHAT: THE VALUE OF BLOCKCHAIN IN ENSURING FOOD SAFETY WEF WHITEPAPER

Address Food System Challenges with a Transformative Approach Rooted in Technological Investments, Partnerships and Incentives

The World Economic Forum (WEF) launched the Innovation with a Purpose initiative in 2017. It was created to support the sector’s investment in technology solutions to tackle the systemic challenges in food systems. Digest firsthand the ins and outs of the ‘Transformative Twelve’ — 12 technologies with the potential to enhance food systems. Understand why traceability provides a foundation to address many of today’s obstacles. Craft a plan to:

  • Capitalize on supply chain upgrades to improve food safety with blockchain
  • Implement blockchain to increase food & beverage production transparency for          consumers, reduce cost and maximize overall efficiency
  • Explore opportunities for your company to support global sustainability goals and help connect producers to new markets

Position yourself as a key player in the rapidly transforming food value chain.