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Call for expression of interest for EIT Food Evaluators News

Call for expression of interest for EIT Food Evaluators

27 Feb 2019 EIT Food is constituting a database of independent experts having a high level of professional experience in one of its functional areas of Education, Innovation, Business Creation and Communication.
Improving food together with new EIT Food partners! Partner News

Improving food together with new EIT Food partners!

21 Feb 2019 We say a warm welcome to 7 new core member partners who are now joining the EIT Food Community. Each of these organisations brings  welcome expertise and experience to support...
How one startup is making consumers go bug-eyed over insect food News

How one startup is making consumers go bug-eyed over insect food

21 Feb 2019   EIT Food RisingFoodStar startup Essento is on a mission to get people to love eating insects.
Building the foundations of food safety and trust News

Building the foundations of food safety and trust

21 Feb 2019   Professor Moira Dean from Queens University Belfast explains how she, as part of the Food Fortress research team, has developed a toolkit to measure consumer trust in different aspects...
EIT Food at the International Food Journalism Festival in Turin - 21-22 February 2019 News

EIT Food at the International Food Journalism Festival in Turin - 21-22 February 2019

20 Feb 2019   Is it possible to innovate food with and for the consumer? This will be the provocative question opening the panel debate organised by EIT Food at the 4th edition...
EIT Food Discovered: Looking forward to the future of food News

EIT Food Discovered: Looking forward to the future of food

15 Feb 2019 This month our mighty Public Affairs two-man team, Giovanni Colombo and Barbaros Corekoglu, give their views on their different roles and how Public Affairs (PA) is making a difference to...

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