Carla Tanas

CEO, Future Aggro Challenge

Carla is a successful entrepreneur with strong social leadership. A citizen of the world with deep intercultural understanding and international experience having lived in 3 continents US, Middle East and Europe, she’s leading a global initiative for the future of Food & Agriculture. She started working from a young age and managed to have successful exits. Now serving as non-executive board member at Mscomm group, an awarded company with presence in 11 countries.

Carla is the co-founder and managing partner of Industry Disruptors-Game Changers (ID-GC), a non-for-profit organisation empowering the youth towards innovation and entrepreneurship in Greece and abroad. Carla is focused on the Future Agro Challenge (FAC – global agrifood innovation platform, which the main initiative of Industry Disruptors as an effort to create a new generation of farmers and agripreneurs. FAC, since its inception in 2015, is continuously growing now operating in 64 countries across 5 continents.

Carla, is also a visiting lecturer in Innovation and Entrepreneurship at the top rated international MSc program of the Athens Medical School (internal evaluation 2016) in collaboration with Alexander Fleming Biomedical Science Research Center, in Molecular Biomedicine, training the next generation of Biomedical Researchers and Innovators. She is part of the the Global Entrepreneurship Network, a TEDx advocate and organizer, as well as, a member of the United Nations Committee of World Food Security Private Sector Mechanism and Youth Council Advisory.

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Thursday 19th Nov

Future Agro Challenge Pitch Competition

The world-renowned Future Agro Challenge is here! Join us to hear five (5) agriculture + tech founders pitch to win $5,000.00 in cash and in-kind prizes (winner gets travel and room/board to the national finals).


Applications are still open, submit your startup here:


We will be announcing the Pitch Competition finalists Nov. 18th!