Tyson Demo Days

Tyson Demo Day was curated to create an internal pathway introducing new technologies into our organization. Tyson Ventures and Tyson Foods are actively working toward the following sustainability goals:

  • Empowering people
  • Conserving natural resources and protecting our planet
  • Innovating smart, responsible agriculture

Our ambition is to be the most sustainable and transparent protein company in the world, and we hope that the breakthrough ideas pitched at Demo Day will help us get there.

This is a section header image of Demo Day 2023.

From upcycling data to eggshells – we heard from eleven startups that truly put waste to work. Congratulations to the following four startups selected to be introduced to leaders within Tyson Foods to discuss further partnership opportunities to collaborate:

This is the logo for GenoTwin Inc.

This is the logo for Netzero.

This is the logo for Superground.

This is the logo for Zwitterco.

Demo Day 2023 News

 Tyson Ventures Spotlights Sustainability Entrepreneurs

Tyson Foods hosts startup pitch event to support solutions that put waste to work

Read More >

Tyson Ventures Demo Day 2023: Focus on Food Industry Sustainability

Tyson Ventures, the venture capital arm of Tyson Foods, hosted its annual pitch event at World Headquarters on July 11. Tyson Demo Day serves as a platform for entrepreneurs from around the world to showcase their groundbreaking ideas, and this year’s event was centered around the theme of upcycling. With a focus on transforming the food system, Tyson Ventures aimed to identify potential partners who could help drive sustainable practices within the industry

Tyson Demo Day 2023 attracted an impressive lineup of startups eager to present their upcycling business concepts to top executives at Tyson Foods. Eleven startups were selected from a pool of applicants spanning over 15 countries. These entrepreneurs shared a vision of revolutionizing the food industry by promoting sustainable nutrition and mitigating waste.


This is a section header image of Demo Day 2023.

At our first-ever Tyson Demo Day, we heard from startups focused on reimagining the future of food. From dexterous robotic hands to a reinvented trucking system to animal welfare, we saw innovative entrepreneurs pitch their sustainability solutions and display inspiring ideas that they believe can help Tyson reach our sustainability goals.

Demo Day 2022 News

 Tyson Ventures Spotlights Sustainability Solutions at Inaugural Demo Day

Six Startups Selected for Breakthrough Innovations

Read More >

Demo Day: Reflecting on the Future of Food

Recently, Tyson Ventures hosted our first Demo Day, where startups and innovators from all over the world were invited to pitch their breakthrough, sustainable ideas and help us transform the way the world eats. While the panel included several of our Executive Leadership Team (ELT), team members from across the enterprise were also invited to apply to become a Ventures Innovation Partner (VIP). 

These 16 VIPs, alongside our ELT, helped choose six exciting startups – from dexterous robotic hands to a reinvented trucking system to animal welfare – to move forward with conversations toward potential partnerships. Read on as VIPs reflect on the experience and what Demo Day means for the future of food.