Online Sustainable Nutrition and
Food Innovation for Healthy Living Event

How can we make our food systems more sustainable?
How can innovation in nutrition help for healthy living?

Start-in Bodrum brings the FAO (Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations), food industry and food entrepreneurs together to support a sustainable healthy nutrition for future.

Focus topics for our event are:
- Food Innovation and Healthy Living
- Local Food Production
- Sustainable Food Supply Chain
- Reduction of Food Waste.

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To ignite BODRUM’S ECONOMY, create a vibrant, young (non-seasonal) sustainable startup eco-system on the Bodrum peninsula, attracting startups, investors, mentors and building a co-working, collaborative and co-operating local community. To implement this vision, we developed a series of events including a Bodrum ThinkTank dedicated to creating solutions for Bodrum’s problems of today and to predict and prevent future challenges.

What is it all about?

Our event are open to all food innovators, startups and investors. It’s a forum for collaboration
and accelerated connection from established food providers as well as food startups, investors,
representatives from government, academia, food associations, media and industry analysts.The event is unique in creating an open platform for all the food professionals
in the development of a new innovative food innovation eco-system for our future.
Our aim is to increase quality of food innovation in the future and create an accelerated platform for like-minded people
to share ideas and bring new and innovative food solutions to market.


The event will be hosted in Bodrum in October 2020 with speakers and judges from key food innovators.

During the event, startups will present their products, projects, solutions and ideas.

The best ideas will be awarded with connecting startups with food innovation providers and investors.


Quote Mayor of Bodrum

“A little Davos in Bodrum” said Ahmet Aras, the Mayor of Bodrum and executive sponsor of the second event stated during the kick-off that he sees this event as a start for a new ecosystem in Bodrum where Start-ups, Investors, Entrepreneurs and Subject Matter Experts are coming together to solve major challenges which we are facing now and in the future. This will be a recurring event and has the potential to become a "little Davos in Bodrum" with a Think Tank to develop new ideas into Bodrum's start-up ecosystem.

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