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Testing and Experimentation Facilities (TEFs)

To achieve the European Artificial intelligence (AI) strategy’s aim to optimise development and deployment of AI, the European Commission introduced AI Testing and Experimentation Facilities (TEFs) in the Digital Europe programme. Check out an FAQ on sectorial Testing and Experimentation Facilities (TEFs) under the Digital Europe Programme (DEP), which serves to clarify the concept and funding …

Rockstart invests in early-stage startups with a focus on agri-tech and food-tech. It provides proven scaling solutions for purpose-driven founders through domain-focused, tailor-made, mentor-driven programs, market introductions and investments from pre-seed to series B. Rockstart is especially interested in startups innovating in (1) Alternative packaging & proteins, (2) Smell and flavour data, (3) Bio alternatives …

The sustainability call for projects website

Eureka together with the Clusters CELTIC-NEXT, EUROGIA, ITEA, SMART and Xecs have joined forces to accelerate sustainability across their focus areas. Within the larger scope of sustainable industry, that is covered by this Call, two areas of interest have been identified specifically by the national funding bodies supporting the Call (i) Green ICT, and (ii) …

SMART FARMING INNOVATION BROKERS Project Conference

Thursday 02/12/2021 from 9.30 to 12.30 and from 14.00 to 15.30 University of Padova – Via VIII Febbraio n. 2 Padova (Italy) Palazzo Bo – first floor – Room “Archivio Antico” EVENT webpage  the event will be held in two languages with translation from/to Italian/English Weblink to the ZOOM virtual meeting Weblink to the registration form …

EIP-AGRI is looking for experts for 3 new Focus Groups!

The call for experts for three new EIP-AGRI Focus Groups has just been launched! Farmers, foresters, advisers, scientists and others, if you have specific knowledge and experience on one of the topics below, then please apply by Tuesday 11 January 2022 23:59 hrs CET (Brussels time). Sustainable ways to reduce the use of pesticides in pome …

Final project conference link for registration

Final Project conference: Thursday 2 December 2021, at University of Padova and via web from 9.00 to 15.30 The project combined the “Innovation Brokering” approach in agriculture with the efforts made by the European Union for the implementation of the “Hubs for digital innovation” and thus pave the way for a new method oriented towards …

Swiss Future Farm (SFF) webinar

  SWISS FUTURE FARM – Convert knowledge to innovation on Friday, 10th of December (11-12 AM CET). Swiss Future Farm (SFF) was founded in 2018 as a Public-Private-Partnership between AGCO, BBZ Arenenberg and GVS Agrar. In addition to gain new insights by applied agricultural research the overall goal of SFF is to make the advantages of digital …

Multiplier event in collaboration with the H2020 DRAGON project

We are delighted to announce that BioSense Institute will organize a multiplier event in collaboration with the H2020 DRAGON project. The two projects are complementary, therefore we find this to be a wonderful opportunity to disseminate our work and accomplishments. Save the date!  Thursday, 25th November, 10.15am CEST.   You will fill find the agenda here.

DIH INNOVATE – Implementing digital strategies on the ground

Webinar on Friday, 12th of November (11-12AM CET)   Since this spring Austrian Digital Innovation Hub INNOVATE works together with SMEs and startups dealing with digital farming, timber and energy. In this webinar, both CEOs Pia Seeberger & Valerie Herzog give profound insight into their tailor-made programs for pioneers of these industries – always implemented by …

Future of Food Conference 2021

The Future of Food Conference, EIT Food annual event, returns this year in a hybrid format, both physical and virtual. The Future of Food Conference is a high-level forum to discuss the most pressing challenges and solutions in the EU’s agrifood sector and blaze a trail for future development. The event will see the participation of key stakeholders from …