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The Power of the Influencer: Food Ambassadors inspire sustainable and healthier food choices News

The Power of the Influencer: Food Ambassadors inspire sustainable and healthier food choices

24 Jul 2019 Davide Carrino, Senior Manager of Media and Communications at Eufic, explains how the flagship Food Ambassadors Programme aims to work with influencers to drive changes in consumer food consumption behaviour.
The EIT Food Innovator Fellowship: Postdocs collaborating to transform the food system News

The EIT Food Innovator Fellowship: Postdocs collaborating to transform the food system

23 Jul 2019 The EIT Food Innovator Fellowship enables like-minded researchers to come together and develop solutions to some of the food system’s biggest challenges, including the need for a sustainable...
Matchmaking Waste Side Streams: the answer to a zero-waste circular economy? News

Matchmaking Waste Side Streams: the answer to a zero-waste circular economy?

23 Jul 2019 Linda Grieder, CEO of Rethink Resource, reveals how the Digital Waste Streams project is transforming side streams from wasteful to tasteful with their matchmaking platform.
Announcement of the new COO of EIT Food News

Announcement of the new COO of EIT Food

11 Jul 2019 EIT Food has successfully concluded the search for a new Chief Operating Officer (COO) for EIT Food. Our team member Charlotte Knowles has been appointed to the position, effective July ...
New food trends come to life at the Food Fashion Festival News

New food trends come to life at the Food Fashion Festival

05 Jul 2019 What is the role of social media in the way food is produced? How do new food trends such as veganism determine our eating habits? These are some of the...
EIT Food selects 14 mature agrifood startups to drive disruption of the food system Startup News

EIT Food selects 14 mature agrifood startups to drive disruption of the food system

03 Jul 2019 On July 3 we were delighted to inform 14 agrifood startups from 10 different countries that they had been accepted into the 3rd cohort of the EIT Food RisingFoodStars community.

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EIT Food selects 14 mature agrifood startups to drive disruption of the food system

EIT Food selects 14 mature agrifood startups to drive disruption of the food system

03 Jul 2019 On July 3 we were delighted to inform 14 agrifood startups from 10 different countries that they had been accepted into the 3rd cohort of the EIT Food RisingFoodStars community
EIT Food Accelerator Network announces second cohort of agrifood startups

EIT Food Accelerator Network announces second cohort of agrifood startups

19 Jun 2019 Leuven, 19 June 2019 – EIT Food (The food Innovation Community of the European Institute of Innovation & Technology) announced today the 54 high-impact agrifood startups that have been selected to join the EIT Food Acceleration Network (EIT FAN) in its 5 acceleration hubs across Europe
Appointment of new Chairperson of the Supervisory Board

Appointment of new Chairperson of the Supervisory Board

12 Mar 2019 The Supervisory Board of EIT Food in its meeting of February 21, 2019 in Leuven has decided to appoint Mr