VIDA – Value added Innovation in fooD chAins aims to accelerate the implementation of new solutions in the food sector which improve the usage of water and energy with the ambition to reduce losses and consumption. VIDA has three different funding schemes (vouchers) to support small and medium-sized enterprises (SME) seeking new resource efficient solutions. VIDA Budget is 3.3 million Euros for SME innovation support.
VIDA International Brokerage Event is focused on matchmaking and networking among SME’s interested in VIDA vouchers. The VIDA brokerage event will consist of various informative presentations related to the food sector challenges aiming for resource efficiency; including presentations of challenge owners identified by VIDA clusters; as well as the presentation of VIDA Voucher system and support. It will take place in February 5th, 09.30-13.30 CET in the framework of the official program of SMAGUA International exhibition on water and irrigation 2019, in Zaragoza (Spain).
VIDA International Brokerage event will take advantage of its presence in SMAGUA and some of their representatives will be participating in SMAGUA Brokerage Event, organized by EEN and its local partners CEOE Aragón and ITAINNOVA. During 5th in the afternoon (after VIDA Event) and 6th all day, VIDA clusters will attend through B2B meetings the questions raised by interested entities. To participate in these meetings it is necessary to register in the EEN brokerage event through this link.