Every month the European Innovation Council organises an ‘EIC ePitching with Investors’ around a dedicated topic. This time around, the EIC is pleased to invite all eligible beneficiaries to participate in our next session dedicated to Agritech, Food & Beverages on 15 February 2022. The selected EIC-backed beneficiaries will be able to present their innovative solutions during an online event to a jury of top-class European investors. To date, the following investors have confirmed their jury participation: Astanor, BayWa Ventures, Blue Dome Capital, Blue Horizon, Bpifrance, Demeter, Diffusion Capital Partners, Earlybird Venture Capital, Emerald Ventures, Epagon VC, Givaudan International SA, Industrifonden, IP Group PLC, MVP Munich Venture Partners, Progress Tech Transfer, Quadia, Sofinnova Partners, Speedinvest, Unovis, Voima Ventures Oy, World Fund, and more to be confirmed soon.
The applications are open until 6 January 2023.
Make sure to apply, and don’t miss this opportunity!
Agritech, or agricultural technology, stands for the application of technological innovations to improve the efficiency and output of agriculture. In line with it are the food and beverage industry. Based on their rapid transformation and changes in consumption habits, also due to the use of new technologies, more and more the industry needs to adapt itself by strengthening its innovation processes and acquiring potential investments to support product R&D and industrialisation demands.
With this in mind, and to further develop these areas, this EIC ePitching with Investors initiative is a valuable opportunity for selected EIC beneficiaries to pitch their innovations in front of jury members from top-class European investors in the Agritech field focusing on those sectors.
What’s in it for you?
This exclusive service will include specific training and is an excellent opportunity to exchange experiences with fellow EIC companies.
You will benefit from the following:
- An ePitching opportunity in front of top European VCs and CVCs.
- Insights into the EIC fund and BAS activities.
- One-to-One meetings between companies and investors (if selected).
- Top-tier preparatory coaching sessions (including dry-runs).
Take note: 15 February 2023, from 13:00 PM to 17:00 PM (CET).
Online. You can join the online session by clicking on the following Zoom link and making your registration to follow the event.
Who can apply?
All EIC-funded companies that are looking for Seed to Series A funding and working on the Agritech & foodtech spectrum.
How can you be selected?
You’ll need to apply via the Dashboard and complete a company profile during the application process. Afterwards, your company profile will be shared with our investor jury, and they will make the selection based on their investment preferences.
This opportunity is brought to you by the EIC Business Acceleration Services. Should you have any questions regarding the event or your eligibility, please contact us through our contact page (choose ‘EVENT - EIC E-Pitching on Agritech, Food & Beverages’ as the subject).