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Transatlantic bridge for European innovation: EIT Community opens its first Hub in Silicon Valley News

Transatlantic bridge for European innovation: EIT Community opens its first Hub in Silicon Valley

27 Mar 2019 The European The Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT), opens today in Silicon Valley the first Community Hub outside of Europe. Building on the existing Silicon Valley Hub of EIT...
Results of EIT Food Consumer Engagement Labs selection process News

Results of EIT Food Consumer Engagement Labs selection process

19 Mar 2019 EIT Food has the pleasure to inform that a consortia of scientific organisations, companies and non-governmental organisations has been selected for the EIT Food...
Food Innovation Wales joins the EIT Food community News

Food Innovation Wales joins the EIT Food community

14 Mar 2019 We are delighted to announce that Food Innovation Wales has become a Network Partner in EIT Food, Europe’s leading food innovation initiative. Supported by Welsh Government funding, this...
Appointment of new Chairperson of the Supervisory Board News

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. Jo Van Biesbroeck as member and Chairperson of the Supervisory Board. Mr....
EIT Food Hubs for 2019-2020 Selected! News

EIT Food Hubs for 2019-2020 Selected!

06 Mar 2019 EIT Food CLC North-East and CLC South have selected, with the help of external, independent experts,  the new organisations that will perform the role of EIT Food Hubs in 201...
EIT Food invests €56.4m into agrifood projects in 2019 News

EIT Food invests €56.4m into agrifood projects in 2019

06 Mar 2019 The European Institute of Innovation & Technology (EIT) Food has announced today that in 2019 it will be investing €56.4m into innovative projects contributing to its mission of transforming the...

Recent press releases

EIT Food launches funding opportunity to support agrifood startups and high impact innovations during the COVID-19 crisis

EIT Food launches funding opportunity to support agrifood startups and high impact innovations during the COVID-19 crisis

14 May 2020 EIT Food has launched two funding opportunities to support the European agrifood sector through the COVID-19 crisis
Robin Food transforms surplus vegetables into soups for social grocery stores and food aid

Robin Food transforms surplus vegetables into soups for social grocery stores and food aid

10 Apr 2020 Today EIT Food, together with 4 partners enVie, Rikolto, RIMO and Riso launch a new soup, with a great story: Robin Food
Winners announced for EIT Food Accelerator Network Programme

Winners announced for EIT Food Accelerator Network Programme

13 Nov 2019 The European Institute of Innovation & Technology (EIT) Food has announced today the winners of its 2019 EIT Food Accelerator Network Programme: Orbem AI, uFraction8 and Trigger Systems