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EIT Food partners with European Carbon+ Farming Coalition to accelerate decarbonisation of food systems News

EIT Food partners with European Carbon+ Farming Coalition to accelerate decarbonisation of food systems

04 May 2021 EIT Food, the world's largest food innovation ecosystem, supported by the European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT), has today announced its involvement in the new European Carbon+ Farming...
New Coalition Announces Bold Plan to Decarbonize Europe’s Food System News

New Coalition Announces Bold Plan to Decarbonize Europe’s Food System

04 May 2021 Partners form a European farmer-centric initiative to accelerate progress toward European Green Deal carbon neutrality goals.
PeakBridge and EIT Food launch FoodSparks®, a new agrifood-tech seed fund News

PeakBridge and EIT Food launch FoodSparks®, a new agrifood-tech seed fund

12 Apr 2021 PeakBridge, the agrifood-tech venture capital fund manager investing globally, and EIT Food, the world's largest Agrifood Innovation Ecosystem supported by the European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT), have...
Bilbao will host Food 4 Future World Summit, the most innovative event to transform the food and beverage industry News

Bilbao will host Food 4 Future World Summit, the most innovative event to transform the food and beverage industry

08 Apr 2021 Food for Future World Summit will take place from June 15th to 17th 2021 in Bilbao Exhibition Centre to showcase the latest technologies, solutions and automation systems that are transforming the...
EIT Food South reveals 2020 Activity Report EIT Food Projects

EIT Food South reveals 2020 Activity Report

26 Mar 2021 Read our 2020 Activity Report to learn more about EIT Food activities run in Southern Europe.
How can food waste be reduced? News

How can food waste be reduced?

25 Mar 2021 Find out why we need to act to reduce food waste and what some of the solutions are in this Future Learn post from EIT Food. 

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New Coalition Announces Bold Plan to Decarbonize Europe’s Food System

New Coalition Announces Bold Plan to Decarbonize Europe’s Food System

04 May 2021 Partners form a European farmer-centric initiative to accelerate progress toward European Green Deal carbon neutrality goals
PeakBridge and EIT Food launch FoodSparks®, a new agrifood-tech seed fund

PeakBridge and EIT Food launch FoodSparks®, a new agrifood-tech seed fund

12 Apr 2021 PeakBridge, the agrifood-tech venture capital fund manager investing globally, and EIT Food, the world's largest Agrifood Innovation Ecosystem supported by the European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT), have today announced the launch of PeakBridge FoodSparks® SCSp, a new seed fund for European agrifood-tech startups
New EIT initiative launched to boost innovation in higher education

New EIT initiative launched to boost innovation in higher education

24 Mar 2021 The European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT) is launching the HEI Initiative: Innovation Capacity Building for Higher Education − a new initiative to unlock the full innovation potential of higher education institutions’ (HEIs) by increasing their entrepreneurial and innovation capacity whilst integrating them into Europe’s largest innovation ecosystem