RisingFoodStars

RisingFoodStars

The RisingFoodStars Association is an umbrella organisation for high potential, game-changing mature agrifood startups and early scaleups, enabling its members to participate as Partners in all EIT Food activities.

This unique Network provides outstanding young companies access to knowledge, networks and the opportunity to actively engage in EIT Food’s activities. By joining RisingFoodStars, you benefit from access to our expert network of Partners, programmes, technological infrastructure and entrepreneurship support as well as potential customers and distribution channels. All of this provides the opportunity to significantly accelerate your international growth potential.  

It’s not just you who will benefit. By becoming a member of RisingFoodStars, you will be able to actively drive the innovations of the future within this large network. The collaborations between RisingFoodStars and the other EIT Food Partners provide an entrepreneurial and agile innovation culture bringing complementary competences from the entire food ecosystem and unprecedented value to the table, in terms of cutting-edge technologies and innovative business models.  

The RisingFoodStars Association will elevate your business to the next level, helping you to become the international game changers of the future.

Benefits

  • Easy access to an unparalleled network of the main European companies, universities and research organisations
  • Enhanced European reach to reach new markets and develop internationally
  • Backing from a trusted network’, including names as Pepsico, Danone, Nestlé, Cambridge University and TUM
  • Increased visibility by particating at best-in-class agrifood and startup events, both in Europe and globally
  • Tailored support in scaling up, investments and the typical pains of a scaleup during your membership.

Membership

Do you want to help transform the food system and become a member of RisingFoodStars? 

Between September 1-30, an exceptional call for new members is open on via F6S. Hereby, we look for those companies, on a mission to transform the food system, which are excellent, committed and complementary towards our current members. They are selected, also taking into account their potential in tackling EIT Food’s Strategic Objectives.

Please read the Terms and Conditions carefully for full details about the process and eligibility criteria.

For more information, please contact our RisingFoodStars Manager.

Project team

Dr. Annick Verween
Project Role

RisingFoodStars Manager

Institution

EIT Food

Contact details

annick.verween@eitfood.eu

Anne-Marie Banescu
Project Role

RisingFoodStars Business Support Manager

Institution

EIT Food

Contact details

a-m.banescu@eitfood.eu

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