​Smart Farming Sidetrack

If your business is focused on developing innovation for agriculture, then a brand new, unique, course within FAN 2020, has been created. Read on to find out how this could help fast track your business.

The Technical University of Munich (TUM), John Deere, PepsiCo and UnternehmerTUM invite you to submit your application to the Smart Farming Sidetrack within FAN 2020.  Selected startups will attend one of the six local accelerator programmes but receive additional support specifically tailored to the agritech space.

Open to all startups that are at the stage of primary production in their business model. The Smart Farming Sidetrack is specifically designed for companies focused on field robotics, agronomic sensors, digital farming, biofertilizers, nutrition management, pesticide control or service platforms, and autonomous vehicles.


As part of the FAN 2020 programme, participants will experience an additional 10 days to:

Participate in tailored networking events

Test your technology at a demo farm and get access agricultural land

Meet with experienced land owners and farmers

Establish, and build connections with academic experts, EIT Food partners and successful founders

Potentially showcase your technology at an international fair...

Designed by industry experts specifically for growing agritech businesses

Our Smart Farming Sidetrack is an opportunity that could elevate your business to the next level and bring your innovation to the agricultural industry, faster.

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