Chairman of the “InvitroMeat Foundation”, Co-founder and CEO of KindEarth.Tech, Member of JUST’s Advisory Board
Initiator and Cultured Meat advocate: Ira van Eelen is an organizer, designer and speaker with a demonstrated history of working in mission driven event design, conceptual marketing and think tanks. Her legacy of over 40 years in Cultivated/Clean/Cultured/Cell based/JUST/InVitro and Good Meat history, as daughter of the industries “Godfather; Willem van Eelen” makes her a speaker that “ lets you understand the urgency of this innovation and embrace it’s huge potential ”. The ToothCamps, KindEarth.Tech and the RESPECT.farm are just a few examples of the initiatives she is passionate about. She is an advisor to several companies, start-ups and organisations. Ira is also the Founder of the Cultured Meat Farm initiative “ RESPECT.farm “, Writer of the foreword to the Dutch, French and German translation of Paul Shapiro’s book “Clean Meat”. She is featured in the film “Meat The Future” and the VPRO Tegenlicht Documentary “De Vleeskwekers”. Ira is the Designer of the traveling “Cultured Meat Exhibit” currently featured in Dresden’s Hygiene Museum, Germany. She is also a CellAG Advisor to international government bodies.