The leading global agtech and foodtech accelerator
Startupbootcamp FoodTech empowers food innovators to become the future leaders of the agriculture and food industries. We are looking for high-growth tech startups operating within all the segments of the food chain from agriculture to restaurants and retail, from food substitutes to drones and robots.
About the Program
Over the 3-month program, 10 selected high potential startups from across the globe will accelerate their companies with the help of our team of first-class entrepreneurs, investors, and partners. In 3 months, the selected teams will achieve what normally would take them 18 months, by leveraging direct access to key contacts in the industry, including:
- Direct support by our main partners Danone, Monini, LVenture Group, Gambero Rosso, GOP, Orienta;
- 160+ mentors from startups & companies like Unilever, Pepsico, Metro Group, Lavazza, World Food Program, Bayer, Tetra Pak, Facebook, Monsanto, Barilla, Amazon, Cisco, and more;
- 1.000+ angels & VC’s like Accel, Endeit, Earlybird, Sunstone, Google VC, LVenture Group.
The Grand Finale
Every year, our program ends with the Demo Day where we celebrate the graduation of our accelerated startups and introduce them to the global ecosystem of investors, industry leaders, corporate executives, mentors, and press.
This year, we brought our Demo Day to the biggest startup campus in the world: Station F! It was an epic event held on November, 29th 2018, where we gathered 350+ investors and top executives from all around the world.
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Top excellence performance
We provide record-breaking growth. Over the first two years, we operated to full programs, we received more than 1300 applications from 80+ countries, accelerating 18 of them ranging from hydroponics to business intelligence and IoT, from food substitutes to food delivery, from precision farming to marketplaces.
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Key Focus Areas
Indoor and Vertical Farming
Traceability & Food Safety
Processing & Packaging
Big Data & Analytics
Internet of Things
Industrial & Home Robots
Drones for Agriculture
Jul 25 - 26
Why join the program?
An intense 3-month program designed to support entrepreneurs scale their industry-changing technology businesses.
Expert-led sessions covering all scaling fundamentals - from business model canvas, lean methodology to fundraising
Connections to the leading corporates in your industry for pilot projects, partnership opportunities, and as customers
Unmatched access to a global network of mentors, corporate partners, industry experts, and alumni across 40+ countries
Over 120 carefully selected mentors from the FoodTech industry who provide hands-on support and valuable introductions
Free desks for your entire team in a dynamic coworking space for the duration of the 3-month program
€15K in cash per team to cover your living expenses during your stay at our accelerator
Perks & Discounts
More than €500K+ in exclusive partner deals from leading technology providers such as Amazon, HubSpot, SendGrid, and others
Alumni Growth Program
Continued post-program support far after the 3-month program through annual alumni only events, deals and tailored introductions
Exclusive opportunities to take part in leading FoodTech conferences and events
Meet most active VCs and Angel investors in your industry from around the world
A day to celebrate your achievements during the program with 400+ investors, corporates, mentors and press attendees