The Basque Country, renowned for its industrial heritage and excellence in agriculture and gastronomy is an ideal location for Startups in the agriculture and food sectors to develop and grow their ventures in the Iberian Peninsula.
Due to its geographical location and network, the Bilbao hub is ideal for Startups based in Spain, Portugal, Italy, Greece, Malta, Cyprus, and Turkey, but applications from startups located in other countries are welcome if you need connections with the industry in the region.
Apply today and join the strongest agri-food ecosystem in Southern Europe, a top-rated location for market opportunities and growth.
"I like a lot the patience and passion for work that the Bilbao team delivers. They gave us confidence in our work. It is a really important feeling in our way. I'm happy to know we are not alone to create a more sustainable world!"
Emre Yemisken - Tetis Biotech
"I really enjoyed the programme, it helped me to grow as a person, and mostly the company business and potential. We will be launching our startup right after the programme. Thank you!"
Afonso Santos - Viridius Tech
"The mentors and training were amazing. It helped us a lot to improve our project. I would recommend the programme to others to have a great experience and network with European entrepreneurs and investors. Also, having consultants and meetings often with them pushed us to improve faster."
Apply to participate in one of our funded flagship programmes
LAUNCH - Seedbed Incubator
ACCELERATE - EIT Food Accelerator Network
SCALE - RisingFoodStars
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