Startupbootcamp FoodTech Rome 2016

From 2016-05-12 00:00:00 to 2016-09-19 00:00:00

Italy / Roma

This 3-month acceleration programme is aimed at supporting and scaling companies innovating and disrupting the food industries and is searching for start-ups , anywhere in the world, operating technologies from a wide range of sources (including: big data, mobile, wearables, iot, ecommerce, drones, robots, bio-tech, payments, internet, AI and 3D printers) and operating within the following segments: * Restaurants, * Health, * Cooking, * Substitutes, * Retail, and * Agriculture. Each year Startupbootcamp FoodTech will invest in 10 foodtech startups and will provide them with direct access to key connections in the industry, including: * 100+ mentors from companies such as Facebook, Amazon, Cisco, Google, Intel, Salesforce, The Fork (a Trip Advisor company) and many more;* 1.000+ angels and VCs like Accel, Endeit, Earlybird, Sunstone, Google VC and many more;* 200+ influential players in the food industries as well as leading foodtech industry experts. All teams receive €15,000 in cash, €400,000+ in partner services, and up to 6 months of free office space to help relocate. In return, Startupbootcamp gets 6% equity in each company. After three months of acceleration the ten teams are invited to present their companies to 300+ investors, mentors, and partners during the Demo Day. Timeline: * May, 12th : Applications open.* Sep, 19th: Applications close.* Oct, 20th – 22nd: Selection Days.* Nov, 21th: Program begins.* Mar, 10th, 2017: Demo Day.