Unique opportunity for companies contributing to the future of food

Now there is an opportunity for companies working with food innovation to become part of an accelerator programme that will help you to grow and to develop your business. The BioeconomyVentures project is looking for EU-based small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) to take part in the programme, which includes training, networking, business-to-investor matchmaking and international visibility, free of charge.

Paper Province is the Nordic ambassador for BioeconomyVentures, a platform for promising bioeconomy-based start-ups and spinoffs, aiming to become the future lighthouse in the European bioeconomy ecosystem. BioeconomyVentures has now launched Open Calls for innovators: “Future of Food”.

This is a six month long accelerator-type programme where startups can get the following:

  • business readiness training & Investment readiness mentorship,
  • networking opportunities and pitching events,
  • matchmaking with investors and corporates,
  • opportunity to address innovation challenges set by leading corporations,
  • possibility to kick off long-term partnerships with those leading corporations,
  • visibility and exposure through the BioeconomyVentures’ Ambassador network,

Applications are open until 26th of July.

On 13th of July there is a webinar where you will learn more about the programme, available corporate innovation challenges and tips and tricks on how to apply. Join the webinar here: https://www.f6s.com/bioeconomyventures-oc1-webinar

Learn more about the programme and find out how to apply here: https://platform.bioeconomyventures.eu/opencalls-innovators/future-of-food/

If you have any questions, would like to know more or get a personal coaching session prior to your application, please contact the project manager Pierre Kerhascoet via email pierre.kerhascoet@bioeconomyfoundation.com and mention that you have been informed about the open call by Paper Province.


Magnus Persson

Project Manager

+46 (0) 703-42 79 41