All EIT Food projects
There are many different EIT Food activities helping us build a better food system for Europe. Browse our projects to find out more!
Total Results: 24
Co-creating initiatives to increase consumer trust in food
Creative workshops designed to find solutions to current and future challenges in the food and agriculture system
Future-proof or future ready? Learn how COVID-19 will transform the agrifood sector in Central, Eastern and South Europe!
The objective of EIT Food Innovator Fellowship is to empower talents to co-create, address, and gain experiences on excellent ideas capable of bringing their careers a step further, and foster innovators ready to respond to global food challenges.
Developing trust in the food chain to encourage people to eat more healthily and sustainably. Read the report below on key insights, needs and recommendations from consumers about building trust in the food chain.
RIS Consumer Engagement Labs are pre-competitive co-creation sessions carried out by a coherent group of consumers (selected based on specific segmentation criteria) in a joint place and limited in time, focused on ideation and development of new product concepts.
With the aim of disseminating good habits and healthy initiatives to society, generate collaborative relationships with the media and value the objectives for which EIT was created, EIT Food organises a Journalism Award in Agrifood Innovation and Sustainability at national level.
Producing innovate legume-based foods for all
Challenges in today’s Food System are complex and interconnected – to address them, digital innovative solutions along the entire value chain are required.
TRACOD – Model-based Tracking of Cod and Other Fish Value Chain for Consumer Confidence Boosting and Food Engineers Education
TRACOD – short for TRAck the COD fish, is an EIT Food project aimed at improving the ability of producers and consumers to track freshness and nutritional values of fresh fish, including cod, salmon, and other white fish species. TRACOD uses models implemented in an app for interacting with stakeholders and includes an education component for endowing food engineers with a systems approach. TRACOD also engages future food engineers in conceptual modeling as part of model-based systems engineering of food production and supply systems.
Improving the functionality, stability and quality of thickening agents
Authenticity of food with ethic and religious perspective: increasing trust in European supply system (EThichain)
Using technology to fight food fraud
Develop in-depth knowledge about food systems through studying consecutively at three distinct European academic institutions and use your knowledge to drive the future transformation of the food system.
The Smart Tags communication project is set to increase consumer trust towards food products by sharing information about the food product value chain during the whole life-cycle of the product, enabling novel service concepts and interactivity between consumers and the food industry.
Supporting the implementation of end to end production testbeds in order to foster the adoption of digital solutions by the food industry and increase the competitiviness of the sector.
Enabling more effective and efficient weed control
REIMS-based analysis platform for improved traceability and consumer purchase intention of high-end food products
Improving traceability of fish and olive oil
Improving communication of food health claims
A community creating the future of food together
Research has shown that consumers do not understand or trust in the food industry. This is thought to be driven by the gap between what consumers want and what the food industry provides.
Learn how to interpret food labels so you can make informed food choices and buy food that supports your health and wellbeing.
Discover the importance of kitchenware and packaging that is safe for people and the environment alike.
Become more confident in making informed decisions about the food you eat by exploring different food controversies.