The Hague, Netherlands

Desafia Foodtech Netherlands 2023

Welcome to our soft landing program! Desafia Foodtech Netherlands 2023, an initiative by ICEX in collaboration with Unknown Group, aims to foster meaningful connections between the Spanish and Dutch food ecosystems. This two-week program is designed to assist startups in expanding their operations by providing international scaling opportunities. Additionally, it offers Dutch industry leaders a chance to explore cutting-edge food tech solutions.

For Spanish startups and small companies seeking to enter the Netherlands, this program is the perfect fit! We will guide you in identifying the ideal product-market fit and help you establish your business successfully within the Dutch food tech market. Our program offers a range of activities, including internationalization strategy workshops, sessions on Partnership development, visits to industry leaders,

one-on-one matchmaking sessions, and a mentoring program. By participating, you will gain access to some of the world's most innovative technological ecosystems.

An initative by ICEX in collaboration with Unknown Group:

Unknown is an early-stage venture capital and business development firm. A Venture Engine® supporting founders and industry leaders to successfully bring innovations to the market. With our fresh approach, we deliver venture success, lining up the industry and creating a pool of solutions ready to be adopted by the market.

The Desafía FoodTech Immersion Program has successfully facilitated connections between seven prominent Spanish startups and industry leaders in the food and agriculture sector in the Netherlands.

This activity is included in the Recovery and Resilience Facility (RRF), funded by the European Union through the NextGeneration EU Fund.

Esta actividad se incluye dentro del Plan de Recuperación, Transformación y Resiliencia, financiado por la Unión Europea mediante el Fondo NextGeneration EU


The Hague, Netherlands