Are you Ready to SUPERCHANGE the Future of FOOD INNOVATION? Here’s your Chance to Seize the Opportunity

Deadline: 30 September 2019

Are you Ready to superchange the future of food innovation? Then, Apply for the 2nd Edition of Global FoodTech Accelerator based in Milan.

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Every year, they select up to 10 best-of-breed startups to supercharge food innovation. They match them with their Corporate Partners business needs and together accelerate concrete industrial pilot projects in a 15-week program.

FoodTech Accelerator is a global accelerator that brings top Made in Italy corporates and best international innovators together to disrupt agrifood and retail sectors.


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    • Speed up your go-to-market thanks to our committed partners.
    • Gain access to up to 1 M€ in follow-on already committed investments.
    • Access to cash contribution and services in exchange for up to 6% of your equity.
    • Hop in a newly created ecosystem on Food + Innovation with international mentors.
    • Leverage on a globally recognized consulting approach and worldwide network.
    • Open the doors of a space in Milan to taste your products with partners’ facilities.

Program Structure

    • International Roadshow
      • Meet us during tech and innovation events, industry leading conferences, and by direct referral of Deloitte network of investors, mentors, and partners. Follow the #FTARoadshow on LinkedIn and Instagram.
    • Live interviews
      • Shortlisted startups will be meeting our selection committee in charge of selecting the best up to 10 teams to access the program.
    • A hands-on learning experience and out-of-the-building approach
      • Successfully transform ideas into innovative products. This program takes startups from Business Model Consolidation to Validation & Prototyping aiming at Fundraising & Go-to-Market success.
    • Work directly with expert mentors
      • Selected startups will validate and scale their business faster thanks to mentors from both Corporate Partners and Deloitte that enable MVP and PoC testing.
    • Rock the stage at the DemoDay
      • A few moments in front of carefully selected investors and a whole new food community keen to drive selected startups to the next stage.
    • Boost network connections
      • Learn from cross-functional and cross-contaminated teams of Corporate executives, experienced consultants, entrepreneurs, scientists, private investors and venture capitalists (VCs).

Funding Information

  • The  Global FoodTech Accelerator funds €20K per team.

Eligibility Criteria

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Startups taking on these trends:

  • Quality & Traceability
    • Food Safety, Plant & Food Quality.
  • Circular Economy
    • Sharing Economy, Foodwaste, Sustainable Packaging.
  • Healty Lifestyle
    • Precision Nutrition & Coaching, Meal Replacement & Supplements.
  • Alternative ingredients
    • Plant based proteins, Invitro Cell Culture, Novel & Superfood.
  • Agritech
    • Precision farming, Animal health, Vertical and indoor farming, Clean Commodities.
  • Delivery revolution
    • Direct to consumer & Meal Kit, Digital Restaurants, New delivery vehicles.
  • Omnichannel
    • Customer engagement & Smart packaging, Digital Experience & Native Brands.

How to Apply

Applicants can apply via given website.

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