EIT Food: RIS Inspire Program 2024 - Application deadline: August 31, 2024

Registration is open for the new edition of the program "EIT Food: RIS Inspire - Sustainable Food Production and Consumption: New Deep Tech Approaches, Methods and Tools", in which the Department of Management at the University of Turin is a partner for the third consecutive year.


This project is aimed at undergraduate and graduate students and doctoral candidates interested in food and nutrition.


The course will provide an overview of the food production and consumption chain, focusing on Deep Tech innovations. Key topics covered during this edition will include sustainable agriculture, alternative proteins and circular food systems.


Faculty members and industry experts will deliver the course through a blended synchronous and asynchronous approach (online and offline). It will allow participants, divided into teams, to develop and co-design a creative and innovative idea to promote a healthier and more sustainable lifestyle through the food system. The program will last for 3 weeks and will take place in the evening hours (from 17:00 to 20:00 - CET) to accommodate students and working professionals.


The course ends with a final test. Successful participants will be granted a Certificate of Completion. However, right after the school ends participants will have the opportunity to join the Inspire Impact competition, continue their learning, earn an additional certificate and compete for cash prizes (up to €4000). 


Apply online by August 31, 2024 (23:59:59 Central European Time).


Start of the program: September 16, 2024.


For more information, please contact: