The future is happening now,
but it is spread out all-over the world,
join our journey to where innovation happens everyday.
The Future Food Institute has founded its philosophy on a hands on approach for inspiring, enabling and empowering food leaders.The Future Food Institute brings the participants to where innovations happen, where new ideas are developed and tested, and eventually where such breakthroughs are delivered to the market through out-of-the-box business models. Reading or listening to conference talks about innovation falls short from triggering these AHA moments that can inspire innovation across different cultures and geographies.
May 18th -19th 2017
EXECUTIVE BOOTCAMPOfficucina - Reggio Emilia
Food Innovation Executive Boot Camp will be a 2-day intense workshop held in the Food Innovation Program OFFICUCINA in Reggio Emilia. The boot camp is designed to empower and advance the careers of forward thinking professionals already active in the food industry, both in Italy and abroad. The experience extracts the essential elements of the Food Innovation Program into core learnings specifically tailored to participants, providing useful methods and tools that aim to impact professional, organizational and, above all, personal growth.
DAY 1 | INSIGHT + FORESIGHT THINKING
This first day you will be introduced to insight and foresight thinking tools that will enable you to spot future trends in the food sector. This will help you better identify the important changes happening in your industry and how to foresight their impact.
DAY 2 | DESIGN THINKING FOR FOOD
A full day immersion workshop on Design Thinking for FOOD, a user-centered methodology focused on helping you gain deeper insights on your consumers and how to use those insights in creating and prototyping new ideas
May 23 - 28 2017
DISCOVERY MISSIONSilicon and Napa Valley (CA)
The Food Innovation Executive Mission is a 5-day Discovery tour that will include the chance to discover the unique entrepreneurial culture of Silicon Valley, meet disruptive food startups, and visit various innovative companies such as Google and AirBnB as well as experience first hand the birthplace of the Design Thinking Education Network at Stanford University in collaboration with the http://www.foodinno.org/ conference.
June, 9 2017
Food Startup Deep DiveSMAU - Bologna
Get in contact with the Italian food startups that are changing the landscape which have been selected by Future Food at SMAU (the main innovation and digital event in Italy). You will be introduced to the full food innovation scene within the country with an opportunity to meet and network with some of these budding entrepreneurs. Work together with the support of our innovation coaches on the discovery mission experience in order to allow to all the participants to share inspirations and to get to know Food Innovation trends.
May 23 – 28, 2017 | Silicon and Napa Valley (CA)
Who should join?
The Executive bootcamp has been designed for the seasoned experts in the agri-food sector, and from different disciplines. Participants in these programs are exposed to a wide range of inspiring projects and ideas that they can later bring home and implement in their corresponding realities. They can even come up with brand new ideas.
The executive discovery mission is directed to managers engaged in the agro-food sector to:
Explore different aspects of product, service and organizational innovation.
Understand how design thinking accelerates disrupting the business as usual to better address the market needs
Establish a network of practitioners and innovation thought leader.
The Food Innovation Executive Program is a workshop that condenses the essential elements of the Food Innovation Program into core learnings, specifically tailored for those working in the food industry within Italy and abroad.
The Food Innovation Program is a 10-month Master’s program that aims to disseminate and develop radical innovations in the food industry across the areas of Manufacturing, Production, Eating, Shopping and Distribution.
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Until May 12, 2017
Food Innovation Executive Boot camp
The boot camp is designed to empower and advance the careers of forward thinking professionals already active in the food industry, both in Italy and abroad.
Executive BootCamp + Discovery Mission
The Food Innovation Executive Mission is a 5-day Discovery tour that will include the chance to discover the unique entrepreneurial culture of Silicon Valley