UNIDO Global Call for Food Tech Companies 2024

The UNIDO Investment and Technology Promotion Office (ITPO) Italy introduced the Global Call in 2020, establishing it as a flagship annual event recognizing and honoring companies with groundbreaking solutions to global challenges.

UNIDO Global Call for Food Tech Companies

The event kick-started in Rome, Italy, and has since transcended boundaries, with subsequent editions held in Bonn, Shanghai, and Beijing. Garnering over 2000 applications from 108 countries, the Global Call has cultivated a vibrant global network of innovators dedicated to leveraging technology and collaboration for positive change.

Global Call 2024 Hosted by ITPO Korea

The Global Call 2024, with the theme “FOODTECH Innovation and ISID: Nourishing the Future,” will be held by UNIDO ITPO Korea in 2024. In view of the urgent problems confronting the world food system and UNIDO’s strategic partnership with the foodtech sector, this year’s Call seeks to discover businesses that use cutting-edge technologies to solve important problems like hunger and uneven distribution.

Global Call 2024 is seen by UNIDO ITPO Korea, the UNIDO Investment and Technology Promotion (ITP) Network, and other pertinent UNIDO divisions as a ground-breaking chance to propel major innovations across the food industry value chain.

Submission Categories of Global Call 2024

The submission Categories for the UNIDO Global Call for Food Tech Companies 2024 include:

Category 1. Production

Category 2. Manufacturing & Processing

Category 3. Distribution & Delivery

Category 4. Consumption

Eligibility Requirements for UNIDO Global Call for Food Tech Companies 2024

The UNIDO Global Call for Food Tech Companies 2024 invites companies worldwide with innovative food tech-related technologies to apply.

This includes not only large corporations but also small and medium-sized enterprises, startups, research centers, university spin-off companies, academic institutions, and centers.

Benefits of Global Call 2024

Winning enterprises will receive prestigious UNIDO awards or special awards from partner organizations, such as the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Korea.

Winners will also enjoy benefits such as:

  • Promotion on a Global stage via UNIDO and media outlets
  • VIP networking opportunities at UNIDO events
  • Tailored consultation by UNIDO experts
  • Follow-up opportunities through the main office
  • Participation in the UNIDO Booth during the World FoodTech Expo (November 20-23, 2024, Seoul)
  • Opportunity for idea pitching during the Expo


For more information, visit the official webpage of the UNIDO Global Call 2024 on https://www.unido.org/events/unido-global-call-2024

Application Deadline

The application deadline for UNIDO Global Call for food tech companies 2024, is 31 July 2024.

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