Knowledge and technology transfer

Bridging innovation

About us

We are an active competence network for the promotion of knowledge and technology transfer for continuous value & market development of the Swiss agro-food value chain in national and international competition.

As a bridge between research institutes and Swiss companies, we cultivate the ecosystem for innovation in the sense of a dynamic economic and scientific community of participants from several sectors (all areas of the value chain) and their environment.

In a nutshell ...

  • we promote the implementation of innovation in economic applications
  • we work confidentially with the highest understanding of business and research
  • we are the central hub and offer easy access to the competence network in Switzerland
  • we advise in all questions regarding science-based innovations
  • we match the right partners for innovation projects
  • we identify funding opportunities (national or European)
  • we support projects financially and professionally

Vision & Mission

Promotion of the innovation ecosystem of the agro-food value chain

The members of Swiss Food Research follow the ongoing value and market development of the Swiss agro-food value chain in national and international competition. They are jointly committed to the sustainable marketability of the Swiss agro-food industry through science-based innovation development.

The participants of Swiss Food Research network have scientific, technical and financial resources at their disposal for the development of specific/individual innovations.