Food Innopolis

International Symposium 2019

From Tradition to INNOVATION

The Art & Science of Food


9-14 2019

Bangkok, Thailand

What is FIIS?

  • The Regional Annual Conference on Food Innovation & Global Trends in ASEAN
  • Global Networking Opportunity, connecting ASEAN, Asia-Pacific, Europe and US Food Clusters, comprising Private Sector, Academia, Startups and Government agencies
  • Enhancing and Strengthening Triple Helix Alliance, Gearing towards Open Innovation

Who should attend FIIS?

  • Executives of Food & Food Related Organizations from various sectors : Public, Private and Academic Institution
  • R&D or Innovation Directors of Food Companies
  • Startups from the Food and Food-related industries
  • Researchers


  • Global Food innovation trends from international, regional and national experts on the SHOW & SHARE platform, displaying state-of-the-art technology
  • Food-Tech startups and Hackathon events
  • Networking and Business Opportunities
  • Try and taste authentic and exotic Thai culinary offerings
Program Agenda

Food Innopolis International Symposium 2019


Pre Conference
Nov. 9
SINGHA Hackathon
Nov. 10
TASTE (Demo Day/ Food Innovation Showcase / Food Battle ground)
Special Session Mon
Nov. 11
Getting to Know
the ASEAN Marketplace
Networking Cocktail
Main Conference Tue-Wed
Nov. 12-13
Track I: Technology
& Innovation
Track II: Sustainability


Dinner in the Park
Tales of Thailand
“The Exotic Journey
of Thai Gastronomy
Advanced Food
Processing Technology
Caring for the World:
The Sustainable Path
Bridging the Industry,
Academia & Startups
Food Foresight Functional, Nutritious
and Delicious
Global Food Mission
The Crossing of Health,
Food and Medicine
The Circular Economy
of Food
The Future Protein Food Tech Accelerator
Special Excursions Thurs.
Nov. 14
(1) “Locallicious” Networking Dinner
(2) “Tech Tour”
Key Highlight Programs


The First Beer Waste Hackathon in Thailand Ignite the brightest minds to focus on total solutions on beer waste production. (Turn beer waste to valued products, packaging, transportation, technology and more)

Date :   November 9, 2019
Time :   9.00 – 17.00 hrs.
Venue :   The Knowledge Exchange for Innovation

Main Conference:

Full two-day conference on Food Innovation & Global Trends FIIS presents unique opportunity for regional and international professionals to show and share their technologies as well as to explore the business opportunity

Date :   November 12-13, 2019
Time :   8.30 – 17.00 hrs.
Venue :   Crystal Hall, The Athenee Hotel, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Bangkok

Dinner in the Park: Tales of Thailand "The Exotic Journey of Thai Gastronomy & Beyond"

Date :   November 12, 2019
Time :   17.00 – 20.30 hrs.
Venue :   The Glass House, Nai Lert Park Heritage Home, Bangkok

Special Excursions

Date :   November 14, 2019
Time :   9.00 – 19.00 hrs.

Two routes to choose from:

"Locallicious": Permaculture, Little Trees (the Organic Restaurant), Don Wai Floating Market and Wat Arun
"Tech Tour": Visit Food InnopoIis Head Office, Betagro, Mitr Phol or Space-F (the first and comprehensive global Food Tech Startup incubator and accelerator of Thailand

In the evening, both groups will together join the networking dinner at Boon Rawd Brewery Co., Ltd., Sam Sen

TASTE (Demo day/ Food Innovation /
Food Battle Ground)

The event where food tech startups and innovative Food SMEs will pitch for experienced investors, partners and supporters just before the main conference of FoodInnopolis International Symposium (FIIS) 2019.

Date :   November 10, 2019
Time :   9.00 – 20.00 hrs.
Venue :   Gaysorn Place 22ndFL. McFiVA

Special Session
“Getting to Know the ASEAN Marketplace”

We provide our overseas guests with the business landscape and practical information on Thailand and the ASEAN region

Date :   November 11, 2019
Time :   14.00 – 19.00 hrs.
Venue :   Pimarn Siam Hall, 29th Floor, The Athenee Hotel, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Bangkok