Fruit & Tech Innovation Award

On October 14, 2021, the very first presentation of the Fruit Tech Campus Fruit & Tech innovation award will take place. In this very first edition, international innovation in the field of fruit, technology and data is the central theme. The theme for this years award is Technovation for Next Level Fruit!

The presentation of this first Fruit & Tech innovation award is powered by the Topsector Tuinbouw & Uitgangsmaterialen.

Time Schedule

  • 1 July: Press announcement and opening registration
  • 1 September: Registration deadline
  • 1-12 September: Jury nominations
  • 12 September: Publication top 10 jury nominations incl. short movie
  • 13 September–10 October: Public voting
  • 14 October: Dutch Food Week – FTC Business Inspiration Network

Prize

The top 3 teams receive time to pitch their technovation (live or online) at the Fruit Tech Campus Business Inspiration Network on 14 October 2021. Additionally, the winning team receives:

  • A cash prize of €2500;
  • A free education partner membership of the Fruit Tech Campus for three year (to the value of ±€10.000 per year). This includes:
    – A showcase for your technovation in the Orchard of the Future;
    – Free access to the Fruit Tech Campus business network;
    – Your company as an education partner on the Innocation Hub Partner Wall;
    – Active partnership in education activities.
  • Support of all the Fruit Tech Campus innocation partners in the further development of your technovation.

In addition to the jury prize, a public prize will be awarded:

  • A cash prize of €1000;
  • A free demonstrator partner membership of the Fruit Tech Campus for three year (to the value of €500 per year). This includes:
    – A showcase for your technovation in the Orchard of the Future;
    – Free access to the Fruit Tech Campus business network.
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