Starting: February 2022
The Scale it up - innovation challenge is your opportunity to get first-class support in accelerating your start up from leaders in the food value chain.Sign up
Acquire technical expertise in the areas of ingredients, extrusion, milling, flavourings, formulations, marketing, operational scale up and much more;
Accelerate product development and get faster to market. Increase your chances of creating a successful product. Get access to scale up trials and facilities to build a Proof of Concept (POC).
Build a network and potential partnerships . Increase credibility and awareness for your company . Collaborate with experts within the industry and across the value chain
Win equivalent to EUR 100 thousand + with mentorship and access to application center facilities.
Project sharing is open from 10 February – 9 March 2022, and you are welcome to join at any point of time.
Sign up, share your projects, get acquainted with others and find experts. Don't share any confidential information yet.
A panel of experts from the partnering organisations will select Top 15 projects, based on the platform submissions
During this week, Top 15 will have time to prepare their pitch for the next selection. Teams won't be sharing any confidential information during their pitches.
A panel of experts from the partnering companies will select Top 5 projects, based on the pitches.
Top 5 visits the partner’s facilities for 1-2 weeks. The team must be able to travel to the Germany, Switzerland, Belgium or France, during this period (expenses for 2 team members will be covered)
Top 5 will pitch again and present the results of their visits. 1 winner and 1 runner-up will be selected.
The winner will gain 6 months of mentorship & one time access to the partners' application facilities. The runner-up will gain 3 months of mentorship and one time access to the partners' application facilities.
If you have read this far, we know you are serious about alternative protein sources and doing something to make a difference in the world.Sign up