Innovation in Non-Alcoholic Beverages Conference 2020
The 9th Innovation in Non-Alcoholic Beverages Conference is an industry-leading forum focusing on product innovation and future trends in the soft drinks sector. This two day conference will address how to develop new and innovative drinks which meet consumer demands, as well as providing an update on rising future trends.
Our in-depth agenda focuses on trends including "good for you" health and wellness, premiumisation, CBD, Botanicals, No & Low, trends in natural ingredients and sustainability. Join us for exclusive networking opportunities and informative talks from the biggest soft drinks brands and the most disruptive start ups.
The conference continues to combine key discussions from the key players in the industry looking at innovation around growing trends and emerging opportunities including:
- Disrupting innovation in non-alcoholic beverages with new products and new concepts
- Identifying key trends in consumer demands to increase brand relevance and ensure success
- Wellness – the drive to create beverages that appeal to the health conscious consumer
- Low and No Adult Beverages and their place in the modern consumer’s market
- Innovation in sustainability to reduce carbon footprint and spearhead waste reduction initiatives
- Understanding today's consumer through the innovation of appealing value added beverages
- Functionality and Experience as key motivators for innovative product development
What to Expect for 2020?
ATTENDEES AT DIRECTOR + LEVEL
Job titles that you can expect to meet at the event from leading beverage companies include:
- CEOs, Founders
- Managing Directors
- Strategy Head of/Director/Manager
- Insight Head of/Director/Manager
- R&D Head of/Director/Manager
- Brand Head of/Director/Manager
- Innovation Head of/Director/Manager
- Digital Head of/Director/Manager
- NPD Head of/Director/Manager
- Specialty Ingredients
- Sustainability Head of/Director/Manager
- Procurement / Sourcing
This is an exceptional networking opportunity for the industry to meet, discuss and develop new business relationships. Delegates attend from the biggest international beverage brands all the way to the small innovative start-ups disrupting the sector. Benefit from intellectually driven presentations, case studies, debates, creative workshops and interactive round tables delivered by experts from across the beverage industry.
Our in-depth agenda focuses on trends including “good for you” health and wellness, premiumisation, CBD, Botanicals, No & Low, trends in natural ingredients and sustainability. Join us for exclusive networking opportunities and informative talks from the biggest soft drinks brands and from the most disruptive start ups.
Feedback from last year's event
Read what our attendees had to say about our 2019 event!
“A great mix of big brands and disruptive start ups, industry lead figures & R&D specialists on relevant thought provoking topics” Head of Innovation, Twinings
“A fantastic experience full of lots of interesting topics, all packed into a well-concentrated 2 days” Innovation Manager, Schweppes Suntory
“Great presentations, excellent organisation, unique opportunity to exchange opinion with top companies all at the same table and interesting to see we are all facing the same challenges” International Development Director, Ag Barr
“Exciting range of categories and interesting insights all very relevant to the industry today” Senior Innovation Manager, Pepsico
“Celli S.p.A. is a worldwide landmark in the field of dispensing systems for beer and beverages.
The company manufactures towers, coolers, taps and a full range of accessories for a complete dispensing installation.
Quality, innovation and design have been for forty years the main key features for the success of the company.”
Taiyo is a leader in the development and production of functional ingredients for the food, beverage, medical food and pharmaceutical industry. Since its foundation in 1946, the company develops and markets emulsifiers, fibres, stabilizers, egg, tea- and coffee-based ingredients, delivery systems and highly functional ingredients.
Established in 1999, Cobell employs over 50 staff. With customers across the Food and Drink sector we are skilled in meeting their very different needs in processed fruit and vegetable juices. Cobell were the first company in this sector to be awarded the BRC7 (AA grade) Traders & Brokers Accreditation.
To enquire about sponsorship opportunities for the conference, please contact:
Head of Business Development – Consumer
T: +44 (0)207 936 6794
We identify and invite individuals we believe to be the best speakers in the market, if you think you can make a difference to the quality of our events please contact the programme director of the event:
T:+44 (0) 207 9366 605