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Recent press releases

Digital Agriculture for Sustainable Food Systems and EIT Food and LfL Challenge powered by Siemens – call for applications

Digital Agriculture for Sustainable Food Systems and EIT Food and LfL Challenge powered by Siemens – call for applications

18 Aug 2021 Robotics, sensorics and AI solutions wanted! Are you a start-up, SME or impact-minded entrepreneur and want to bring your agritech innovation to the next level?  Apply to our Challenge and take part in a unique soft-landing program including a travel budget, access to testing grounds provided by our partner
Two EIT Food startups recognised in the world’s top 50 SMEs

Two EIT Food startups recognised in the world’s top 50 SMEs

28 Jul 2021 EIT Food is delighted that two RisingFoodStars startups from within the EIT Food community are amongst the 50 winners of the UN Food Systems Summit ‘Best Small Business: Good Food for All’ competition announced today
Gen Z demand radical change from the food sector to tackle access to healthy and affordable food

Gen Z demand radical change from the food sector to tackle access to healthy and affordable food

26 Jul 2021 New research reveals young people across Europe want an overhaul of how they access, discuss and learn about healthy food
EIT Food launches free online nutrition course for medical professionals

EIT Food launches free online nutrition course for medical professionals

18 Jul 2021 EIT Food has today announced the launch of a new free online course, aiming to empower the future and current generation of medical professionals
23 pilot projects selected by EIT to unlock Higher Education’s Innovation potential in Europe

23 pilot projects selected by EIT to unlock Higher Education’s Innovation potential in Europe

14 Jul 2021 The European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT) has announced 23 winning consortia for the EIT’s HEI Initiative: Innovation Capacity Building for Higher Education Pilot Call for Proposals
The agrifood is a sector attracting and increasing attention from corporates, investors and new funds

The agrifood is a sector attracting and increasing attention from corporates, investors and new funds

08 Jul 2021 EIT Food role is supporting entrepreneurs at any age of development and advocating for the relevance of the sector as an innovation opportunity