Are you a high-potential and ambitious early-stage FoodTech startup? Do you want to work with some of the most innovative food companies in Australia, based out of Launceston, recently announced as one of the UNESCO Cities of Gastronomy! If so, Startupbootcamp FoodTech is for you.
Accelerating Food Innovation toward a sustainable world
We are a global family of industry-focused programs that support early-stage tech founders to rapidly scale their companies.
We provide direct access to an international network of the most relevant mentors, corporate partners, and investors.
For our FoodTech 2022 cohort we’re looking for startups with innovative technology, products, services or disruptive business models that have solutions or solve problems for the FoodTech, and Blue/AgriTech sectors.
With an overarching theme of Circular Economy we are looking for startups with technology to decrease carbon emissions, reduce, repurpose and reuse everything from Farm, to Factory, to Fork, from wholesale to retail including:
- Sustainable Food Solutions
- Functional Food and Ingredient Tech
- Food, Aqua and AgrTech
If your startup is passionate about making an impact in the Food, Aqua/AgriTech sectors, we'd love to meet you.
FOOD INNOVATION PARTNER
Food Innovation Partner
Anna is a passionate foodie, corporate innovation leader, startup mentor and scientist that has over 15 years experience working in global and Asia Pacific R&D and innovation leadership roles for multinational food companies such as JDE Coffee, Mondelez International, Kraft Foods and most recently held the role of Chief Science & Innovation Officer for Asahi Beverages. Anna leads the Food Innovation vertical for Startupbootcamp Australia, overseeing both the corporate innovation and startup programs.
Applications are assessed, and 15-20 teams are chosen to attend Selection Days.
Selection Days to determine the final cohort for the program.
Program begins with the final cohort.
We host a celebration and pitch day for startups to a big crowd of corporate partners, investors and industry participants.
About The Program
Learn how to accelerate your business with industry-leading best practices
During our intense 3-month accelerator program, selected startups receive hands-on mentorship from over 100 industry experts, seed funding and access to a global and local network of investors with the ultimate goal of scaling their businesses and becoming industry-leading companies.
The program is structured around three focus areas: making you Pitch Ready, Commercially Ready, and Investment Ready. This is true whether you’re a company who has just finished your MVP or already scaling across multiple markets.
But each startup and their journey is different. So we tailor the program to you and your needs, helping you to create achievable goals throughout the three months
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Why join the program?
An intense 3-month program designed to support entrepreneurs scale their industry-changing technology businesses.
Connections to the leading corporates in your industry for pilot projects, partnership opportunities, and as customers.
Over 100 carefully selected mentors from the finance, insurance, regulatory, and government who provide hands-on support and valuable introductions.
$25,000 AUD in cash per team in Seed Funding.
Alumni Growth Program
Continued post-program support far after the 3-month program through annual alumni-only events, deals and tailored introductions.
Meet the most active VCs and Angel investors in your industry from around the world.
Expert-led sessions covering all scaling fundamentals - from lean methodology, growth hacking to fundraising.
Unmatched access to a global network of mentors, corporate partners, industry experts, and alumni across 40+ countries.
Perks & Discounts
More than $500,000 AUD in exclusive partner deals from leading technology providers such as Amazon, Stripe, F6S and others.
Exclusive opportunities to take part in leading fintech conferences and events.
A day to celebrate your achievements during the program with 400+ investors, corporates, mentors and press attendees.
Meet our leadership
Our combined experience in the energy industry from policy to accelerating startups and corporate venturing is world class and positioned to set you up for success.