Start-up Innovation Challenge


Startup Innovation Challenge 2017 Winners

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2017 Winners Videos

Pitch your start-up at the foremost global ingredients show

The 2017 Startup Innovation Challenge took place during one of UBM’s flagship shows – Fi Europe (Frankfurt, 28-30 November 2017) and gave 10 selected startups the opportunity to pitch their idea to the whole host of F&B industry players that make up the show’s 1300+ exhibitors and 25,000+ visitors. You can read about the 2017 winners here.

The application process for 2017 is now closed.

Application for the next edition of the Startup Innovation Challenge during Hi Europe 2018 (27th – 29th November 2018) will be open soon.

If you have any questions please contact Sophie Clark: [email protected]

Find out how the Startup Innovation Challenge helped previous winners become successful startups

Previous winners have benefited greatly from the positive response and the recognition they received from the Startup Innovation Challenge. it has provided them with a platform for presenting their ideas, helped them secure equity funding and given them international exposure. Read more about their experiences as both 2016 winners Marc Arts and Jim Laird tell us about their success in their own words.


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