I want to grow my business

I want to grow my business

A special range of courses and workshops designed to help you grow your venture or SME.

Grow your business

Designed for entrepreneurs and SME owners, our programmes help you transform your business towards a more sustainable future.

Through our partnership with leading higher education institutions and food industry, our programmes help you grow your business by working with you on the challenges you face. 

For entrepreneurs, we are launching our Scale course, which has been designed to incorporate the latest insights in human capital development to support the scaleup of your business. It is built on a responsive data-driven platform, enabling you to track your company's maturity and drive organisational growth. 

For SME owners and managers, our Grow workshops are designed to support you by working with you to identify opportunities for innovation based on main trends in the sector, while also offering job brokerage. 

Further support comes from a range of practical courses, which support the development of key capabilities in your staff to become effective innovators in your business. 

Current projects

Professional Development Framework
Education

Professional Development Framework

This activity will propose a framework, consult with partners, and run five pilot programmes to provide examples of development for different constituents: graduates, established employees (technical and managerial), top talent,...

Explore How Farmers Produce Food Sustainably
Education

Explore How Farmers Produce Food Sustainably

The course will focus on: What ‘sustainability’ means and how it applies to farming; How crops are grown in the EU - both arable and horticultural; How livestock...

Focus on Farmers
Education

Focus on Farmers

However, farmer adoption of these technologies is often limited and therefore the benefits are not realised. This project builds on the 2018 EIT Food Educating for Technology Take-off (ETTO) project. The 2019...

How to effectively change food habits: innovative techniques and personalized nutrition approaches
Education

How to effectively change food habits: innovative techniques and personalized nutrition approaches

The aim of this blended programme is to provide nutrition professionals with innovative techniques that are able to deliver effective and measurable changes in their clients’ behavior....

WE Lead
Education

WE Lead

The WE Lead food programme is designed to equip you with the tools to make that difference and achieve results.  The network is open to all discipline backgrounds; research,...

SME Workshop: Supporting SMEs for new business opportunities-2019
Education

SME Workshop: Supporting SMEs for new business opportunities-2019

The first step is a creative problem-solving process to identify the challenges and needs of SMEs related to sustainable food production in Europe. The second step will identify trends as...

Global Food Venture Programme
Education

Global Food Venture Programme

The Global Food Venture Programme enables highly qualified PhD students from across Europe to turn their innovative research into successful business propositions. The programme strives to raise awareness of the...

Our other Education programmes

I want to advance my career

I want to advance my career

Our accredited and degree programmes are for professionals wanting to work in the food system

I want to solve problems in the food system

I want to solve problems in the food system

Our co-creation programmes are for students who want to help tackle big societal challenges

Learn with us

Learn with us

Check out ourĀ online courses and discover the latest ideas about the global food system.