Climate: FAO and Future Food Institute promote bootcamps to train Climate Shapers

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The climate crisis is the most urgent emergency humanity is facing and food is one of the key universal elements to have an impact on this crisis. In this scenario, to address and mitigate the climate crisis through the regeneration of agri-food systems, FAO (United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization)…

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Regenerating ecosystems through tangible actions: Future Food Institute goes to COP25

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Future Food Institute has been chosen by the Ministry for the Environment as one of the Italian excellences to be brought to the Italian Pavilion of the Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Convention on Climate Change, COP 25. The aim that we were selected for was the…

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Building hope for the future: a few thoughts after the ending of our FF4CC Summer School in Tokyo

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At the end of our second Future Food for Climate Change Summer School, we “unprecedented challenges” that modern society is facing, meeting the most futuristic innovators and experiencing a deep reconnection with nature, culture, and traditions. Besides, we joined the Smart Kitchen Summit, where we met innovative startups and food industry leaders…

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FF4CC is coming to Tokyo: EDGEof is waiting for you!

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Future Food Institute is joining efforts with EDGEof to host its Future Food for Climate Change Summer School – Smart Farms in Japan, starting from August 1st and ending on the 7th, 2019. The principal aim of this new learning program will be researching and applying climate-smart agriculture (CSA) with…

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Saving the world one drop at a time: The Future Food at UN HQ in New York

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Our event at the UN started with the official remarks by the distinguish excellence representing the hosting countries endorsing the project: H.E. Damiano Beleffi – Permanent Representative, Republic of San Marino; H.E. Amb. João Vale de Almeida – Head of Delegation of the European Union; H.E. Amb. Isabelle Picco –…

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The “European Plant-based Protein Awards” call for startups is open!

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As meat consumption rises, its impact on the environment, human health, and animal welfare become of increasing concern. This is the focus of our Food Shapers Future of Proteins book, that investigates protein source diversification as a potential measure to combat the negative effects associated with industrialized meat production and…

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Are you ready for Future Food For Climate Change Summer Schools?

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FF4CC Summer Schools will host multidisciplinary curated group of “thinkers” and “doers”, young experts coming from all over the globe,inspired and motivated to take action in the real world to combat climate change and its impacts. The diverse pool of competences in the team (like engineering, food tech, economics, design, entrepreneurship, political science, health…

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FAO, Future Food Institute and PRIMA Foundation: International Hackathon for the Sustainable Development Goals

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Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), Future Food Institute (FFI) and The Foundation for the Partnership on Research and Innovation in the Mediterranean Area (PRIMA Foundation), have jointly organized an International Hackathon on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), to generate innovative solutions and ideas to face the…

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Agritech & food innovation: 3rd UNIDO ITPO Italy International Award at EXCO 2019

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As part of the opening day of the 3-day EXCO 2019 – the first international Development Cooperation fair – UNIDO ITPO Italy awarded the 8 winners of the 3 rd edition of its International Award “Innovative Ideas and Technologies in Agribusiness”, organized in collaboration with the Future Food Institute, and under…

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Future Food at EXCO 2019, the first International Cooperation Expo

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This Wednesday marks the first edition of EXCO and the beginning of a new journey towards sustainability. Created by Fiera di Roma and in collaboration with Diplomacy and Sustainaway, EXCO brings together businesses and buyers working towards furthering scientific research, tech innovation and education while providing products, services and solutions…

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The Best Opportunity For An Agri-Food Tech Startup? Apply to the Startup Initiative

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Intesa Sanpaolo Innovation Center, with the collaboration of Future Food Institute, launches the StartUp Initiative “Agri-Food Tech 2019”. For the second year, the initiative is carried out in collaboration with our international ecosystem that generates and accelerates exponentially positive impacts and sustainable growth, through food innovation. We are proud to announce…

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Hack for SDGs – The first ever FAO&FFI Hackathon for Sustainable Development Goals

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The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and the Future Food Institute have organized, in collaboration with the PRIMA Foundation (Partnership for Research and Innovation in the Mediterranean Areas), the first Hackathon on the 17 Sustainable Development Goals of the United Nations Agenda 2030 (SDGs) at EXCO2019,…

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Agritech & Food Innovation: record number of applications for the third edition of the International Award 2019 in Agribusiness

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Record number of applications for the third edition of the International Award 2019 “Innovative Ideas and Technologies in Agribusiness” for developing countries. This year, the contest has been organized by UNIDO ITPO Italy, Investment and Technology Promotion Office in Italy of the United Nations Industrial Development Organization, under the patronage of…

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Amaro Montenegro and Future Food launch the Call for Ideas #HumanSpirit

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Amaro Montenegro, in collaboration with the Future Food Institute, officially launches the Call for Ideas #HumanSpirit in the drink innovation sector. Amaro Montenegro is a brand promoting authentic experiences through the fundamental values of friendship and sociability. The Future Food Institute acts as an ecosystem that aims to nurture agribusiness…

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UNIDO ITPO Italy and Future Food Institute launch the third edition of the International Award in Agribusiness

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UNIDO ITPO Italy, the Italian Investment and Technology Promotion Office of the United Nations Organization for Industrial Development and the Future Food Institute of Bologna launch the third edition of the International Award “Innovative Ideas and Technologies in Agribusiness”. The contest aims to select the best technologies and the most…

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SCUDERIA WILL HOST THE LAST ACT OF CLIMATE SMART EVOLUTION FOR ITS ART NIGHT

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Celebrating Arte Fiera 2019, Scuderia Future Food Urban CooLab will host the last act of the Climate Smart Evolution initiative, thanks to the collaboration between E-QO and Future Food Institute. The event will take place on February 1st, from 6.30 pm to 10.30 pm. What is Climate Smart Evolution about? A…

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Joint declaration between Unido Itpo Italy and Future Food Institute signed in Rome

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A partnership for innovative ways to source sustainable and healthy food in developing countries between Unido Itpo Italy and our Future Food Institute has been ratified. Diana Battaggia, head of Unido Itpo Italy, and Sara Roversi, founder of our Future Food Institute, have agreed on taking a step further in…

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Celebrating Italian Food&Wine world in LA: Future Food joins Savor Italy 2019

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During the last 10 years Italian food&wine consumption has considerably increased all over the world. In terms of quality attention to tradition, know-how and authenticity certifications are just some of the values and factors that global consumers are looking for in food today, finding most of them in Italian taste….

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A Collaboration to Revolutionize the Food Ecosystem: The Future Food-Tech summit

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Future Food Institute is now collaborating as a media partner of Future Food-Tech San Francisco, on the occasion of a special initiative to be held in San Francisco: The Future Food-Tech summit. What is it about? An international networking event that brings together food brands, entrepreneurs and investors to showcase…

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Tomato Jam- Let’s redesign the Agrofood chains!

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To design a collaborative service for processing agricultural products for small producers. This is the main Farmers’ Lab goal, among with involving industry operators in the design of the solution and strengthening the collaborative dynamics locally. Tomato Jam, a 12 hours co-planning project, intends to design a co-farming service prototype…

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Young Talents in action! Innovative ideas from HackFood4ClimateChange

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COMPOST MAKERS FOR CITIES, HYDROPONICS AND DISRUPTIVE SOLUTIONS AGAINST MOLD AND WASTE! CHECK OUT THE STUDENTS’ BEST IDEAS TO FIGHT CLIMATE CHANGE AT MAKER FAIRE ROME 2018! The Future Food Zone, the area dedicated to food-tech and sustainability has been the Show and Tell of the latest innovations in food and…

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Seafood is awesome, extinction is not: here’s Ahimi, the new vegan tuna!

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This year the Food Innovation Program sent a delegation formed of 16 students-researchers on the Food Innovation Global Mission; a 60 exploration to the main food tech hubs of the world: Amsterdam, Madrid, Valencia, Berlin, Toronto, New York, San Francisco, Tokyo, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Mumbai and Bangkok. The mission, which will be presented…

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Beekeeping 3.0: here’s BEEing, the innovative “bee – technology”!

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BEES ARE MAN’S BEST FRIEND BUT THEIR EXISTENCE IS UNDER THREAT. FORTUNATELY ITALIAN AGRI-TECH STARTUP BEEING AIMS TO PROTECT THESE MAGNIFICENT CREATURES WITH A TRULY INNOVATIVE INITIATIVE The expression “man’s best friend” seems a strange way to describe bees considering the fact they sting and their reputation for ruining picnics….

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