From July 10th to 16th, an online course on children’s plant-based nutrition will be available to parents. The online event is being organized by Cory Warren, who can be found on Instagram under the name “Lean Green Dad“. Cory Warren, himself a family man, gives tips and inspiration to families who have chosen a plant-based diet. Besides families who are already vegan, any who are interested in transitioning are also welcome. The course will be in English.
“The London Produce Show and Conference”, a platform for farmers and suppliers, took place from June 6th to 8th 2018. For the second time, the conference included the “Foodservice Forum”, at which speakers and panelists from prominent companies and the British catering industry discussed new trends. An important topic was plant-based nutrition.
Vevolution, the plant-based events and media start-up from London, is hosting a vegan business boot camp for new entrepreneurs this July, in collaboration with some leading ethical entrepreneurs.
The travel company “Intrepid” arranges vegan travel events worldwide. The itinerary includes all kinds of vegan restaurants where customers can enjoy completely animal-free food. Currently, the tours are offered in Thailand, India and Italy. To achieve this, the company has entered into numerous collaborations with local regional restaurants and hotels, such as the “i pini” in Tuscany.
“Pitch + Plant” is a pitching contest in the UK where vegan entrepreneurs get the opportunity to present their brand and idea to a team of judges. This gives young entrepreneurs an opportunity to inspire investors who want to profit from the vegan movement, and thus to acquire funds.
The vegan lifestyle magazine “Vegan Food and Living” will host London’s first vegan fashion show, called “Bare Show”, in the summer of 2018.
“A diverse and dynamic team of consultants pledge their support for a new event centring on the most essential transformation underway in our world today.” This is the teaser for the vegan “Plant Based World Conference & Expo“, which will take place in June 2019 at the Javits Convention Center in New York.
The Europe-wide Ecotrophelia competition offers creative teams the opportunity to present their product innovations and convince the panel of the value of their products. Last year, the competition took place in Great Britain, where all teams presented their new vegan products. Now, the teams are eagerly awaiting the final.
The magazines “eathealthy” and “Running” from DoldeMedien Verlag will award Healthy Living Awards to innovative, trend-conscious and healthy products in the four areas of food, beauty, fitness and catering for the first time this year. The focus is on vegan options, among other things.
In more and more cities, vegan summer festivals are becoming an integral part of the annual festival landscape. In 2018, 21 of these summer festivals are planned nationwide, where people can feast, celebrate and exchange ideas with others.
In Germany, barbecuing is almost a national sport. And while long years of boredom have prevailed over the nation’s vegan barbecues, the variety of available options is increasing. There is also some great news from America.