Lauren Lovatt is a vegan chef and pioneer in the mood food movement with radical supper club, Feed Your Mind Candy. She chefs at hipster plant-based culinary academy and restaurant Plant Hub, in East London, with the visionary likes of eco-chef and Guardian columnist Tom Hunt, and zero-waste chef Douglas McMaster. Lauren trained in LA and NYC, led the PlantLab Barcelona School and ran Asparagasm in the Cotswolds. She runs popular festival events at Glastonbury and Shambhala, and is regularly interviewed on how to express, support and inspire better mental health through plant-based, far out food. Lauren has taught ‘mind candy’ on retreats in Bali, Spain and in the States, and has set up the first vegan kitchen in Paris, at Hoy hotel.