Somersault is delighted to share our appointment as Agency Partner for Online Events and Video Content for The European Institute of Innovation & Technology (EIT) Food Accelerator Network.
EIT Food is Europe’s leading food open innovation initiative, working to make the food system more sustainable, healthy and trusted. The initiative is made up of a consortium of key industry players, startups, research centres and universities from across Europe. It is one of eight Innovation Communities established by the European Institute for Innovation & Technology (EIT), an independent EU body set up in 2008 to drive innovation and entrepreneurship across Europe.
With 35+ academic and corporate partners involved, the EIT Food Accelerator Network (EIT FAN) is one of the flagship programmes of EIT Food. The programme has acceleration hubs across Bilbao, Munich, Helsinki, Lausanne, Haifa and Cambridge with multiple startups participating in each hub. The startups benefit from a structured 4 month programme with access to infrastructure and expert coaching from EIT Food partner companies, investors, and experienced entrepreneurs.
A spokesperson for EIT FAN said "we have full confidence and trust that Somersault will bring our video and event game to the next level".