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2. Agro-Food Innovation Forum

The professional exchange platform for innovations and start-ups

"Agro-Food Innovation Forum" takes place on 21 March 2019 for the 2nd time. 4 Network organisation bring together the best of the Swiss agro-food innovation ecosystem: A program with subject-related key notes, start-ups and innovation drivers from research and industry.

2. Agro-Food Innovation Forum

4 network organization join forces to bring together the best of Switzerland’s Agro-Food Innovation Ecosystem:
Swiss Food Research, Kompetenznetzwerk Ernährungswirtschaft, Cluster Foods & Nutrition and FoodHack.

The "Agro Food Innovation Forum" offers a professional exchange platform for the further development of ideas and to exploit potentials, with companies, research institutes, organizations and start-ups.

Around a start-up exhibition and a pitching session, participants will hear and learn from innovation-driving professionals, about value adding science, benefit from failures and find tools to better protect and use key values.

Program
9:00
Doors opening and welcome coffee

10:00
Opening Agro-Food Innovation Forum 2019

10:10
Welcome & Opening Session
Promoters of the Agro-Food Innovation Ecosystem

10:30
How science drives value boosting innovation
Prof. Erich Windhab, ETHZ

11:00
Why to fail in an innovative environment?
Fireside chat – Insights from 2 Food Entrepreneurs
Réginald Bien-Aimé, FuckUp Nights Coordinator in Switzerland and Serial Entrepreneur

11:40
Start-ups Pitching Session – Part 1

12:30
Lunch

14:00
Start-ups Pitching Session – Part 2

15:15
Start-ups Exhibition Zone – 1 to 1 contact

16:45
How to use Intellectual property rights intelligently, Traps, Dos & Don’ts
Ute-Christine Konopka, thinksafe

17:15
Wrap-up & Closing
Peter Braun, CEO Swiss Food Research

17:30
Apéro & Networking

Information

Date
Target audience Intra-, Entrapreneures, Innovators Agro-Food Business, Researchers, Industry Organisation
Organizer Swiss Food Research
Event language

English

Cost of participating CHF 180,- / CHF 480,-
Speakers

Prof. Erich Windhab, ETHZ
Réginald Bien-Aimé, FuckUp Nights Coordinator in Switzerland and Serial Entrepreneur
Ute-Christine Konopka, thinksafe

Contact:
Peter Braun, CEO SwissFood Research
events@swissfoodresearch.ch

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Location

Technoparkstr. 1
Technopark Zürich
8005 Zürich
Switzerland

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