About the Agrytech Program
AGRYTECH IS LEBANON’S AGRI-FOOD INNOVATION HUB, A PROGRAM JOINTLY FUNDED BY THE EMBASSY OF THE KINGDOM OF THE NETHERLANDS AND BERYTECH.
The Global Food Challenge
To feed a population that is growing exponentially to reach 10 million in 2050, experts predict that we will need to double global food production over the next 35 years.
As a result, there will be growing competition for land, energy and water, as these resources are being quickly depleted, risking sustainability and threatening global food security.
Advances in technology are key to the future of food and agriculture given the global challenges presented and the need for innovation to address them.
Lebanese Agri-Food Solutions & Innovations
The Agrytech Program aims to source the top startups with disruptive innovations in the Agri-Food sector and provide them with the adequate technical and business resources as well as community support to scale their ideas into successful businesses with global impact.
Four Pillars to activate entrepreneurship & industrial innovation
The Program is activating entrepreneurship and industrial innovation with four program pillars: the Accelerator, the Cluster, the Resources Platform, and the Berytech Fabrication Lab.
The pillars of the Agrytech program are