Youth for climate-resilient agriculture competition : apply before 5th February

FAO and IAAS (International Association of Students in Agricultural and Related Sciences), in collaboration with YPARD (Young Professionals for Young Professionals for Agricultural Development) are pleased to launch the Youth for Climate-Resilient Agriculture Competition (YCRAC) to support and promote youth-led projects aligned with the concept of green and climate-resilient agriculture.  Agricultural sectors are both highly vulnerable to climate change and major contributors to greenhouse gas emissions and land and ecosystems…

The pre-accelerator program to drive the entrepreneurs of tomorrow

The program is implemented by EIT Food, a consortium including European companies, research institutes, and universities, organized as part of the European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT), part of the European Commission. EIT Food is the largest European initiative supporting innovations in the agri-food sector. EIT Food programs are co-financed by the European Union as part of the Horizon Europe program.  EIT Food Seedbed supports aspiring entrepreneurs, entrepreneurial academics, and…

Иновативни технологични решения на пазара

Европейският институт за иновации и технологии предлага възможност за кандидатстване за подпомагане на иновативни технологични решения на пазара – срок 14 януари 2022 г. EIT Food кани консорциуми от организации да представят предложения за съвместни дейности, които ще предложат иновативни технологични решения на пазара в селскостопанския сектор. В тази връзка, на 16 декември онлайн ще се проведе Виртуално събитие за партньорства във връзка с процедурата. Тя ви дава възможност да споделите възможни…

EIT Digital Master School

Innovation and entrepreneurship classes and real-time exercises are the red-thread throughout the two-year programmes. Graduating students, therefore, are able to turn deep tech into business. Within the EIT Digital Master School students can choose from seven technical Master School programmes: Autonomous Systems Cloud and Network Infrastructures Data Science Cyber Security Embedded Systems Fintech Human Computer Interaction and Design For more information on selection criteria, admissions process and key deadlines here.

23 new start-ups graduated from the 2021 edition of the EIT Digital Venture Program

EIT Digital supported all the winners with pre-acceleration and EUR 15,000 each The EIT Digital Venture Program 2021 offers an eight-week pre-acceleration program executed by five regional partners: Found.ation in Greece, Startup Wise Guys in Latvia, KTP in Poland, JIC in Czech Republic and Slovakia, BGI in Portugal and University of Ljubljana (SEB) in Slovenia. Entrepreneurs with deep tech business ideas learn how to develop and finalise their Minimum Viable Product (MVP), establish their start-up company, and raise funds with investors.…

GATE Big Data and Artificial Intelligence Forum

The Second GATE Big Data and Artificial Intelligence Forum (BDAIF2021) will take place on 8 and 9 December 2021 as an online event. It aims to share exciting scientific results and technological achievements, to present diverse perspectives, to create opportunities to connect to the research and innovation community and to encourage new collaborations. The event is organized jointly by GATE Institute, Bulgaria and Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden. BDAIF2021 programme…

HAICTA 2022

10th International Conference on Information and Communication Technologies in Agriculture, Food & Environment   September 22-25, 2022 | Athens | Greece https://2022.haicta.gr GENERAL INFORMATION The conference is organized by the Hellenic Association on Information and Communication Technologies in Agriculture, Food & Environment (HAICTA). HAICTA is the Greek branch of the European Federation for Information Technology in Agriculture (EFITA). Until now, HAICTA has organized a series of nine successful conferences. HAICTA 2022…

EU Foresight exercise Express your interest to participate!

DESIRA is organising a foresight exercise at EU level. The aim is to develop linkages between the DESIRA Living Lab scenarios up to 2031 and the Long-Term Vision for rural areas in 2040. Over the course of two workshops, participants will be able to: explore DESIRA scenarios through the lens of the EU Long-Term Vision 2040; enrich the scenarios composed by DESIRA local stakeholders; and develop an EU-level vision around digital rural areas to complement the Long-Term…