Village by CA: “The Awards Were Born From a Desire to get the Word out There About Plant-Based Protein and Raise Awareness About the Future of Food.”

The Village by CA offers a network of accelerators where startups and large groups cooperate and innovate together. Located throughout France and overseas, its system contributes to the economic development and support of young innovative projects. It works with 555 partners, provides 24 open villages, with plans for 16 more, and its start-ups have raised over 200M€ since 2017.


Startups, Accelerators & Incubators

The Founder Institute and S Group Launch Food Tech Startup Programme

San Francisco based Founder Institute, which is the world’s premier pre-seed accelerator and startup launch programme, and Finland’s leading retailer S Group, have announced the launch of a new joint start-up programme: Food Founder Programme. Based in Helsinki, it will be helping aspiring entrepreneurs within the food and agricultural sectors launch their business ideas by providing them with feedback and mentorship from over 100 food founder experts from various universities and research institutes.