WILL YOU BE PART OF HISTORY?
We created Vevolution because we wanted the vegan movement to have a special place to share stories and ideas for how we shift the global food culture towards a becoming a plant-based one.
This November we are holding out second annual showcase festival. We have a special venue, amazing speakers and innovative organisations literally changing the world. Tickets are selling fast, so make sure you get your's and join a truly amazing experience.
1. Get Inspired With Vegan TED Talks
Nathan Runkle, President of Mercy For Animals Talk
Nathan founded Mercy For Animals when he was just 18 and under his leadership made it America's biggest farmed animal advocacy organisation. Nathan will flying in from America especially to talk about his life dedicated to saving animals. These days as well as being President of Mercy For Animals, Nathan is the co-founder of Circle V Festival and a partner in New Crop Capital
The Badass Vegan, John Lewis
John Lewis is an athlete, entrepreneur, film maker and hip hop artist. He is joining us from Miami, Florida to perform and talk. He has been at the forefront of dispelling myths about a vegan diet and he will be sharing his wisdom at this exclusive Vevolution talk this November.
The Watson Sisters Lucy and Tiffany Come To Vevolution
When they aren't busy appearing on television shows the Watson sisters Lucy and Tiffany can be found spreading the vegan message. Lucy has just released her new cook book Feed Me Vegan and both have exciting plans to promote veganism in 2018 and beyond. They will be giving a talk and q&a from the Vevolution main stage.
Time To Get Wicked Healthy With Derek Sarno
Derek and his brother Chad created Wicked Healthy with a mission to get people eating delicious plant-based food. We recently were fortunate to have Derek make us lunch and what this man can do with mushrooms is simply amazing. Derek is now working with Tesco has their Head of Plant-Based Food Innovation and will be at Vevolution sharing his story from the main stage.
2. Meet Innovative Orgnisations
Coller Foundation Striving To End Factory Farming
Established by Jeremy Coller, Founder and Chief Investment Officer of Coller Capital, FAIRR and its founding members believe that a worrying knowledge gap has emerged among investors in relation to the material investment risks and opportunities connected with intensive livestock farming and poor animal welfare standards.
Rosie Wardle, Executive Officer at FAIRR will be appearing to discuss how the financial world is getting behind the bid of end factory farming.
ProVeg UK - Imaging a world where everyone chooses delicious and healthy food that is good for all humans, animals, and our planet.
This year we've partnered with international food organisation ProVeg UK who will host a stage at the festival. Earlier this year their UK Director, Jimmy Pierson gave an inspiring speech at our Vevolution Topics: Activism and Campaigning event which you can view below.
3. Fund Your Startup
At this November's Vevolution festival we will launch Pitch + Plant, the UK’s first ever plant-based business investment challenge in partnership with our sponsors BRAN Investments.
At the festival entrepreneurs will pitch to investors for a chance to win £1,500 plus mentorship from BRAN Investments. With the runner-up receiving a £500 prize.
Apply before Friday 27th October for a chance to pitch the dragon's at Vevolution: https://vevolution.typeform.com/to/Lde5mx