There are a number of ways to get involved with Food Matters Live 2018 - these are just some of the sponsorship opportunities available.

For more information, please contact Craig Hanratty on +44 (0)20 3735 5963 or email


The conference theatre sits at the heart of Food Matters Live. It is free to attend for all visitors, providing an unrivalled opportunity to hear from great minds as they address the issues that matter most for the future of food and drink, health and wellbeing in a series of throught-provoking debates and inspirational lectures. 


From the future of food retail to nutrition for health and wellbeing, at Food Matters Live seven dedicated seminar programmes provide visitors with a practical and applied learning opportunity.

Over 10,000 visitors attend the Food Matters Live seminars which are delivered by 300 expert speakers from across the food and drink industry, nutrition and health. All sponsorship opportunities are exclusive.


Returning in 2018, the Food Matters Live Awards recognise the creativity and inventiveness of industry to produce products and ingredients that meet the ever-changing demands and palates of health conscious and trend-hungry consumers.

Sponsoring an award will affirm your position as a leading authority within your chosen sector. All category sponsorships are exclusive.


Food Matters Live will play host to a range of live and interactive visitor attractions, including:

International Innovations: Catering for Health & Wellbeing: this demonstration theatre will feature evidence-based insight, cooking demonstrations and tastings from an all-star international line-up of industry players, chefs and nutritionists.
Experimental Cafe: The Experimental Cafe welcomes 1000's of visitors to this fully operational cafe in a real-life experiment investigating consumers' food decisions and behaviours.

Digital opportunities

Food Matters Live has a number of opportunities available for digital collaboration and sponsorship, including Table Talk - the weekly newsletter reaching over 150,000 professionals each week; the online Product & Ingredient Directory - showcasing the latest innovations shaping the future of food and drink; website advertising, and much more.

Special Events

Food Matters Live hosts a range of Special Events which run alongside the the exhibition and education programme. Previous Special Events include the FreeFrom Eating Out Awards presentation, Ecotrophelia Europe Final, and Amazon Launchpad.

If you are interested in holding your own event alongside Food Matters Live 2018, please contact us