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Alma Mater Studiorum Università di Bologna (UNIBO)
Alma Mater Studiorum Università di Bologna (UNIBO)

Profile

As a comprehensive research university, UNIBO invests in multidisciplinary cross-cultural approach and in connecting research and teaching. Being an active university leading and participating in EU research and academic cooperation projects, UNIBO has formed knowledge alliances with industries and public/private organizations and is a hub of international networks. Beyond its European links, it enjoys multiple connections with America, Africa, Asia and Australia.

Competences & Capabilities

  • Animal productions
  • Aquaculture
  • Bio-based products and processes
  • Biomass feedstocks, environment and plant biotech
  • Blue biotechnologies
  • Climate and climate services
  • Industrial symbiosis
  • Raw materials
  • Renewable energy
  • Circular Economy
  • Fisheries
  • Food processing, preservation and packaging
  • Food safety and traceability
  • New technologies and digital innovations in agrifood
  • Primary plant production
  • Waste management
  • Public engagement, social resilience and behaviour change
  • Health and iHealth
Alma Mater Studiorum Università di Bologna (UNIBO)

Via Zamboni 33, 40126 Bologna, Italy

http://www.unibo.it

Contact

Simone Maccaferri simone.maccaferri@unibo.it
+39 338 645 5298

Partner in the following EIT Food projects

Alma Mater Studiorum Università di Bologna (UNIBO)
COVID-19

Safelivery

Safelivery will develop innovative food delivery services and protocols to reduce the risk of surface and packaging contamination of “Ready To Eat Foods” with the COVID-19 virus and other agents.

Alma Mater Studiorum Università di Bologna (UNIBO)
Innovation

Big data and advanced analytics for sustainable management of the dairy cattle sector

Improving sustainability, animal welfare and productivity in dairy farming

Alma Mater Studiorum Università di Bologna (UNIBO)
COVID-19

PASS

PASS will design plasma-assisted sanitation systems for packaging, equipment and tools used in the processing and handling of food products as a barrier to viruses and bacteria.

Alma Mater Studiorum Università di Bologna (UNIBO)
COVID-19

SPIN

This project is developing a nutritional supplement to support the immune system in the fight against infection by SARS-CoV-2.

Alma Mater Studiorum Università di Bologna (UNIBO)
Regional Innovation Scheme

ChiLd MicroBes predict how to stay away from Obesity (CLiMB-Out)

Reversing the obesity epidemic by detecting risks in childhood

Alma Mater Studiorum Università di Bologna (UNIBO)
Education

RIS Inspire Summer Schools Programme

Building talent able to tackle the challenges faced by the agrifood sector

Alma Mater Studiorum Università di Bologna (UNIBO)
Regional Innovation Scheme

Black to the future - biochar and compost as soil amendment

Reducing desertification, improving soils and increasing carbon sequestration through biological charcoal (biochar) and compost

Alma Mater Studiorum Università di Bologna (UNIBO)
Innovation

Mapping of Soil Organic Matter (MOSOM)

Assessing and tracking changes in soil quality remotely

Alma Mater Studiorum Università di Bologna (UNIBO)
Education

Inspire Programme

Promoting entrepreneurship in the agrifood sector