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Call for expressions of interest to become EIT Food Hubs in 2020 in Bulgaria and Serbia News

Call for expressions of interest to become EIT Food Hubs in 2020 in Bulgaria and Serbia

25 Nov 2019 EIT Food is looking for two organisations that would assume the roles of EIT Food Hubs in Bulgaria and Serbia under EIT Regional Innovation Scheme.
First edition of Challenge Labs gathered over 30 participants News

First edition of Challenge Labs gathered over 30 participants

15 Nov 2019 The first RIS Challenge Labs workshop took place in Warsaw (Poland) on the last weekend of October.
Winners announced for EIT Food Accelerator Network Programme News

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. The finalists...
Announcement on new EIT Food Innovation Director News

Announcement on new EIT Food Innovation Director

12 Nov 2019 We are very happy to announce that Paola Giavedoni has joined us on 1st of November as the new Director of Innovation for EIT Food.
Engaging with the Local Community to talk about the Future of Food News

Engaging with the Local Community to talk about the Future of Food

07 Nov 2019 EIT Food participated in the Reading Town Meal event in the UK in September 2019, where the local community gathered together to celebrate healthy and sustainable food.
Meet the winners of the RIS Innovation Prizes competition News

Meet the winners of the RIS Innovation Prizes competition

29 Oct 2019 EIT Food presents early-stage agrifood startups from Easter and Southern Europe that won the Innovation Prizes competition

Recent press releases

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
Twelve finalists of 2019 EIT Food Accelerator Network announced

Twelve finalists of 2019 EIT Food Accelerator Network announced

18 Oct 2019 The European Institute of Innovation & Technology (EIT) Food  announced today the selection of the twelve finalists of its 2019 EIT Food Accelerator Network (EIT FAN) programme
World Food Day 2019

World Food Day 2019

16 Oct 2019 Our food systems are in crisis and unless we work together and take urgent actions, we are at risk of a continued rise in rates of hunger, obesity and diet-related chronic diseases