The SUR+ team is a close collaboration between an enthusiastic concept team with a variety of profes-sional fields such as design, architecture, business development and arts, and the young and growing web development company Less or More. Located in Start-up region Eindhoven in The Netherlands, they work together in a highly iterative process, constantly focusing
Around 200 international people from the fresh food sector, from ICT companies, research organisations and standardisation organization attended the 1. EUFRESHINFO forum in Rotterdam organized by Frug I Com and GS1 Europe. At the first day presentations about the actual trends and hot topics in the food sector were presented. On the second day a
On the 20th of November 2014, FInish will particpate in the Lean Camp, which is organised by StartHub Wageningen and StartLife to celebrate the opening of the new Student Start-up Incubator at Wageningen Campus. Lean Camp is an open, interactive, multi-track event – which connects Lean Innovators from the Start-up community, Corporate business, Entrepreneurial academics
FInish will participate in the FIWARE Bootcamp during the Startup Weekend in Utrecht. During this two-day event, experts teach to work with the groundbreaking open-source FIWARE technology for faster, cheaper, smarter application development. You will be ready to develop your first application based on FIWARE and submit a proposal to the FInish Accelerator right afterwards!
Food Valley NL aims to stimulate innovation in the Dutch agri-food industry by connecting knowledge and entrepreneneurshop and by spotting business and innovation opportunities. In its pre-event Silicon ‘Valley meets Food Valley’, experts and entrepreneurs will share their vision on how IT will co-create the future of agriculture, health and food.
Application of information technology in agro-food and horticulture will take a leap in the coming years. This became clear during the event ‘Silicon Valley meets Food Valley’ October 22, 2014, which was attended by over a hundred participants. The application of European Future Internet technologies (FIWARE) and especially FIspace could be of great value to
An article (in Dutch) about the Matchmaking event Smart Apps for Food & Flowers in Monster (The Netherlands) has been published on www.tuinbouwdigitaal.net. The slides of the event are now available in the download section.
FInish participated in the Hack Food Waste, which took place in Eindhoven on October 17th and 18th during the Dutch Design Week. It was a 32-hour hackathon with more than 150 participants: from hackers to farmers, designers, and civil servants. In total 14 interdisciplinary teams have worked on specific food waste related challenges. FInish supports
The “Hack Food Waste” is about creating smart solutions to reduce food waste. The hackathon takes place during the opening of Dutch Design Week.
Here are some impressions from the Matchmaking Event Smart Apps for Food & Flowers taking place in Monster (Netherlands) on 7.10.2014. Around 80 ICT developers and user organisations joined the event. They informed themselves about the benefits of FIWARE and FIspace and especially the opportunity to receive funding by FInish and Smart Agri-Food to develop