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Indigenous Food: UI – SouthVation Challenge Final – December 14th

2021-12-08T18:23:16-04:00By |Uncategorized|

Ready to be impressed? Join us on December 14th and meet our four finalists.  They will be joining us to share their ideas for using indigenous food in new ways. Our finalists will be joined by some the leading thinkers in indigenous food innovation today. For additional information: www.linkedin.com/posts/roseanna-avento_ui-southvation-2021-activity-6874413142080835584-aPsi Registration link: Meeting Registration - Zoom [...]

Global Foodnet & UI SouthVation – Webinars

2021-11-02T17:42:35-04:00By |Uncategorized|

Delighted to be partnering with so many wonderful organizations in this excellent and timely program. Looking forward very much to welcoming the participants and to working with some of the most inspiring food innovators in the south. Global Foodnet brings together food innovators in Kenya, southern Africa, Peru and Finland to develop foods from indigenous [...]

UI-Global Partners with Tshwane University of Technology on Design Thinking

2021-08-31T12:13:56-04:00By |Uncategorized|

    UI Global is proud to partner with South Africa’s Tshwane University of Technology’s Entrepreneurship Programme on its upcoming seven module course on Design Thinking. The new programme is also being supported by PharmaConnect Africa. Thanks to fellow UI-Global Director and Australian based colleague, Rob Geddes, Head of the Australian Institute for Commercialisation for [...]

UI Lift Virtual Accelerator – Pitch Day June 9th

2021-06-08T12:38:06-04:00By |Uncategorized|

As our companies get ready to pitch this week, here's a quick peek at the great innovations they are bringing to market. What an inspiring group!: Global Health Biotech - South Africa: medtech product-line using natural medicinal ingredients from South Africa for the treatment of joint and bone disorders. Harmony - Israel: a wearable, continuous, [...]

UI Lift Pitch Day June 9th – What a Great Panel!

2021-06-08T08:34:38-04:00By |Uncategorized|

  We have an excellent panel lined up for our UI-Lift pitch day on June 9th. Many thanks to Dawn Le Blanc from Hartford InsurTech Hub; Alex Fair , Managing Partner at MedStartr Ventures; our UI-Global colleague, Eli Velasquez from the Angel Capital Association; Cyndi Green from Connecticut Innovations; and Magnus Höfer from GMH-Ventures GmbH. [...]

UI Lift Virtual Accelerator – Pitch Day June 9th

2021-06-08T08:35:23-04:00By |Uncategorized|

  After five weeks of intensive support by from UI-Global colleagues - covering everything from Design Thinking to Communicating Your Science - we are heading to pitch day on Wednesday June 9th. Congratulations and very good luck to our participating companies: Global Health Biotech (South Africa), Harmony (Israel), MyStemBiotech (Canada), MiraTherapeutics (USA), and Nutrigo (South [...]

Social acceptance vital to success of novel food technologies

2021-05-20T16:35:54-04:00By |Uncategorized|

Very pleased to see our Singapore based UI-Global colleague, Andrew Powell, leading the conversation about the importance of social acceptance in innovation. An important message, especially for those involved in new food technologies. Well done Andrew! Social acceptance vital to success of novel food technologies, Opinion - THE BUSINESS TIMES #foodinnovation, #UNSDGs, #uiconversations, #uilift.  

UI Global Launches Virtual Accelerator – UI Lift

2021-05-16T05:40:57-04:00By |UI Lift Accelerator|

An exciting time for UI-Global as we deliver our first Virtual Accelerator - UI Lift. In this cohort we are working with companies from Africa, the US, Canada and Israel. Some great innovations and wonderful potential. We’ll be telling you more about the companies in the weeks ahead. A big thank you to colleague Betty [...]

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