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EIT Food
North-East

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What we do

Our goal is to redesign the way we produce, deliver, consume and recycle our food.

EIT Food Co-Location Centre North-East was established in Warsaw in 2017. Together with our partners from Denmark, Finland, Sweden, Lithuania, Hungry and Poland we work towards making the food system more resource-efficient, secure, transparent and trusted. Our goal is to boost the skills and entrepreneurial spirit in agri-food sector in order to deliver a healthier lifestyle for all European citizens. 

CLC North-East coordinates implementation of RIS activities in Central and Eastern Europe.

EIT Food North-East

Our Team

Marja-Liisa Meurice Director EIT Food CLC North-East Marja-Liisa Meurice
Adam Strzelecki Project Manager /cross KIC activities Adam Strzelecki
Justyna Kulawik-Dutkowska Project Manager Justyna Kulawik-Dutkowska
Milda Krauzlis Interim RIS Programme Manager Milda Krauzlis
Adriana Bałazy RIS Business Development Manager Adriana Bałazy
Aleksandra Niżyńska RIS Communication Manager Aleksandra Niżyńska
Yulia Bodnar RIS Startup Support Manager Yulia Bodnar
Małgorzata Młynarska Social Media and Communication Intern Małgorzata Młynarska
Ewa Rzeszowska Project Manager Ewa Rzeszowska
Jolanta Krzywiec Project Manager Jolanta Krzywiec
Monika Linkowska HQ Event Manager Monika Linkowska

Procurements

Call for expressions of interest to organise the EIT Food Awareness Event

Europe   20/07/2020

EIT Food is looking for three organisations from Eastern and Southern Europe to organise the EIT Food Awareness Event for the local agrifood ecosystem in September-November 2020.

News

50 women entrepreneurs selected to participate in EWA 2020 EIT Food Projects

50 women entrepreneurs selected to participate in EWA 2020

07 Jul 2020 Up to 50 women entrepreneurs from countries with modest to moderate innovation rates have been selected to participate, during 6 months, in an educational programme tailored for female-specific challenges regarding entrepreneurship in the agrifood sector
Ten teams selected to FAN Nordic Hub News

Ten teams selected to FAN Nordic Hub

02 Jul 2020 Ten Nordic startups began a four-month acceleration programme in June at EIT Food FAN Nordic Hub led by VTT together with Valio and Helsinki University
Call for expressions of interest to organise the EIT Food Awareness Event News

Call for expressions of interest to organise the EIT Food Awareness Event

22 Jun 2020 EIT Food is looking for three organisations, each based in one of the below-mentioned countries, to organise the EIT Food Awareness Event for the local agrifood ecosystem in September-November 2020
EIT Food Accelerator Network announces its third cohort of disruptive agrifood startups News

EIT Food Accelerator Network announces its third cohort of disruptive agrifood startups

10 Jun 2020 EIT Food announced today the 60 high-impact agrifood startups that have been selected to join the EIT Food Acceleration Network (EIT FAN) in its 6 acceleration hubs across Europe
EC is asking for our contribution in co-shaping the EU Green Deal Innovations call News

EC is asking for our contribution in co-shaping the EU Green Deal Innovations call

29 May 2020 EC is asking for our contribution in co-shaping the EU Green Deal Innovations calls, about to open in mid-September 2020!
Applications open for EWA - Empowering Women in Agrifood

Applications open for EWA - Empowering Women in Agrifood

30 Apr 2020 The ground-breaking programme, EWA, includes support, training and personalized mentoring for six months, as well as prizes up to 10,000 euros

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EIT Food
North-West

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What we do

Our team is responsible for driving innovation in the food sector in the regions of the UK, Ireland and Iceland.

We work closely with a unique network of partners including key industry players, agrifood startups, research centres and universities from our regions. Together, and as part of the wider EIT Food Community, we are all working together to deliver an innovative and entrepreneurial food sector.

In our region, our goal is to support the food sector to produce healthy and sustainable food, trusted by society. We will achieve this goal by:

  • Creating and scaling-up the most impactful regional agrifood startups to deliver new food innovations and businesses
  • Developing local talents and leaders to transform our food system
  • Working with our regional partners to launch new innovative products and ingredients to deliver healthier and more sustainable food
  • Engaging the public at both a local and regional level so that they can become the agents of change in our food system

 

Please see our recent article on how a University of Reading led project is helping farmers overcome the slow adoption of agricultural technologies here

EIT Food North-West

Our Team

Andrew Carlin Director Andrew Carlin
Lukxmi Balathasan Programme Manager Business Creation Lukxmi Balathasan
Vivien Bodereau Programme Manager Education Vivien Bodereau
Mercedes Groba Programme Manager Innovation Mercedes Groba
Matt Eastland Content Writer / Relationship Manager Matt Eastland
Laura Elphick Communications and Engagement Officer Laura Elphick

Events

02 September 2020

e-Breakfast with...

Austria
03 October 2020

Reading Town Meal 2020

United Kingdom
10 November 2020

Agri-TechE Annual REAP Conference

United Kingdom
10 December 2020

Food and Drink Federation Convention

United Kingdom

Current job openings

Operations

Acting CLC North-West Director

Reading, United Kingdom   2 days left

This post will report to the Board of the CLC and to the CEO of the EIT Food KIC as member of the EIT Food Management Board.

News

EIT Food Accelerator Network announces its third cohort of disruptive agrifood startups News

EIT Food Accelerator Network announces its third cohort of disruptive agrifood startups

10 Jun 2020 EIT Food announced today the 60 high-impact agrifood startups that have been selected to join the EIT Food Acceleration Network (EIT FAN) in its 6 acceleration hubs across Europe
Can we trust the health claims on food labels? EIT Food Projects

Can we trust the health claims on food labels?

30 Jan 2020 Consumers don't always understand or trust the health claims on food packaging labels

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EIT Food Central

EIT Food
Central

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Welkom! Welcome! Willkommen!
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What we do

Catalysing Food Innovation in the Heart of Europe.

Our regional office based in Bavaria, Germany operates as an innovation hub for our partners from Germany, the Netherlands and Austria. We offer opportunities to arrange events, meetings, seminars, and outreach activities and take a leading role in the regional development of the Food sector.

We are your Partner in Co-Creating the Future of Healthy Food.

Stay updated about our regional startup news here.

EIT Food Central