Pioneering future-proof
food systems. Together.

We unite the Swiss food ecosystem to build on Switzerland’s strengths as a food nation.

What we do

We collaborate to
co-create, innovate
and shape the
future of food.

Who we are

We’re a network of Swiss food innovators – from universities, large enterprises, innovation accelerators and investors to government bodies, SMEs and startups. We’re committed to reshaping food systems to drive better human and planetary health.

Our strategic pillars

Networking & knowledge sharing

We connect and unite Swiss innovators through our events and communication channels.

Platform projects

We bring Valley partners together to co-create projects that shape the future of food.

Innovation infrastructure

We develop the resources that Valley partners need to grow and have impact.


We collaborate with global partners to share Swiss food innovation on the global stage.

Find out more
  • Annual “Walking the Valley” event for international startups

Stories from our ecosystem

Meet 3 Swiss researchers shaping the future of food

Meet 3 Swiss researchers shaping the future of food

The Future Food Initiative provides an opportunity to educate and train new talent around the food value chain by leveraging the complementary strengths of the Swiss academic and industrial research communities. Meet this year’s three winners and find out more about...

Christoph Jenny: 4 things I learnt while scaling Planted

Christoph Jenny: 4 things I learnt while scaling Planted

In our third article in our series on scaling, we sat down with Christoph Jenny, Co-founder & member of the Executive Board of Planted, to hear what he has learnt over the past four years while scaling Planted from a ETH university spin-off to fastest growing...

Upcoming events

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Based in Switzerland?

Companies listed in the Swiss Commercial Registry are welcome to apply to become part of our growing network.


Organizations that are not yet active in Switzerland can become a Friend of the Valley and receive early-bird invites and tailored updates.