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EIT Food Central

EIT Food
Central

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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.

EIT Food Central

Our Team

Georg Schirrmacher Director Georg Schirrmacher
Kerstin Burseg Programme Manager Innovation Kerstin Burseg
Carolin Schwarz Office Manager Carolin Schwarz
Cornelia Schwenk Programme Manager Education Cornelia Schwenk
Christoph Mandl Programme Manager Business Creation Christoph Mandl
Yu-Mi Lee Project Manager Cross-KIC Yu-Mi Lee

Current job openings

Innovation

Innovation Manager

Germany - Munich 30/04/2020

Everyone has the right to sustainable access to safe, healthy and tasty food. However, the rate of innovation in the agricultural, food and nutrition (ag-food) sector involving academia, industry and small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) is too low. Innovations are currently not entering the market with the necessary speed.

Communication

Communication Manager

Germany - Munich 30/04/2020

Within the framework of a project “ACTinEITFood” funded by the German BMBF (Federal Ministry of Education and Research), the Communication Manager (CM) will establish new types of communication structures in the agricultural, food and nutrition (ag-food) sector.

Operations

Project Manager

Germany - Munich 30/04/2020

The Project Manager (PM) will take over the project management and coordination of the project “ACTinEITFood” funded by the German BMBF (Federal Ministry of Education and Research).

Business Creation

Business Creation Manager

Germany - Munich 30/04/2020

Within the framework of a project “ACTinEITFood” funded by the German BMBF (Federal Ministry of Education and Research), the Business Creation Manager (BCM) will develop a concrete cooperation between research, industry and other innovators from the ag-food sector.

News

Trust through transparency: Connecting Food to the consumer News

Trust through transparency: Connecting Food to the consumer

30 Jan 2020 RisingFoodStar Connecting Food have created a digital platform that can follow a product in real-time, tracking and digitally auditing each batch or production as it goes through the food supply chain

Core Partners

Network Partners

Associate Partners

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