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Food Tech Accelerator 2019 Call for Applications


Deadline: 30 Sep,2019    Next term Starts:: 05 Nov,2019



Every year Global Food Tech Accelerator based in Milan, Italy selects up to 10 best-of-breed startups to supercharge food innovation. We match them with our Corporate Partners business needs and together accelerate concrete industrial pilot projects in a 15-week program.
Eligibility and Criteria
To be eligible your startup should be working in one of the following areas :
  • Food Safety, Plant & Food Quality.
  • Sharing Economy, Foodwaste, Sustainable Packaging.
  • Precision Nutrition & Coaching, Meal Replacement & Supplements.
  • Plant based proteins, Invitro Cell Culture, Novel & Superfood.
  • Precision farming, Animal health, Vertical and indoor farming, Clean Commodities.
  • Direct to consumer & Meal Kit, Digital Restaurants, New delivery vehicles.
  • Customer engagement & Smart packaging, Digital Experience &  Native Brands.


Awards and Benefits

  • Speed up your go-to-market thanks to our committed partners.
  • Open the doors of a space in Milan to taste your products with partners’ facilities.
  • Leverage on a globally recognized consulting approach and worldwide network.
  • Access to cash contribution and services in exchange for up to 6% of your equity.
  • Gain access to up to 1 M€ in follow-on already committed investments.
  • Hop in a newly created ecosystem on Food + Innovation with international mentors.
  • Access to cash contribution and services in exchange for up to 6% of your equity.
  • Selected startups will validate and scale their business faster thanks to mentors from both Corporate Partners and Deloitte that enable MVP and PoC testing.
  • Learn from cross-functional and cross-contaminated teams of Corporate executives, experienced consultants, entrepreneurs, scientists, private investors and venture capitalists (VCs).


How To Apply

To apply please click here