New Frontiers in Food Fast Forward (NF4)

Isabelle Grommet
NF4 Coordinator

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Summary and objectives

New Frontiers in Food – Fast Forward (NF4), An internationalization fast track accelerator for new frontiers innovative food SMEs The NF4 project is an internationalization fast track accelerator for new frontiers innovation-intensive food SMEs, powered by a 5-Food Clusters alliance (Clusaga

(ES); Food Valley (NL); Valorial (FR); Vitagora (FR) and Wagralim (BE), embedded on the successfully-defined road-map of the New Frontiers in

Food initial partnership, specialized on 3 food industry value chains, providing a full package of acceleration services, aiming at boosting

international collaboration and business development of a cohort of European Food SMEs within 4 overseas target markets in which the

consortium is already strongly connected. The overall objective of this project is the operational development of the joint internationalisation

strategy defined by the clusters partnership, a smart strategy based on an original combination of various interconnected specializations, and

lessons learned from the initial « Clusters Go International » project New Frontiers in Food. The focus of the NF4 is to shift from intermediaries to

end-users, our flagship food-SMEs

Results expected

Development of an international acceleration program : package of international support services (anchored on the Clusters organizations) to high-potential SMEs, which are candidates and determined to accelerate their development internationally.. It will be a tailor-made professional support for growth to a selection of promising SMEs.... a way to insist on our priority to boost operational and international collaboration activities.

Sectorial and industrial focus

Sectoral industries
Cross-sectoral industries
Biopharmaceuticals
Industrial Alliances and Ecosystems

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Latest news and documents

News Published: 19.02.2020
Delegation from the USA visiting New Frontiers in Food & Foodvalley NL
News Achievements Published: 20.12.2019
HLAB
News Published: 18.12.2019
News Flash number 4 of NF4 is out!
News Achievements Document Published: 16.12.2019
Belgian Economic Mission to China