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
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.
We bring Valley partners together to co-create projects that shape the future of food.
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
OPINION: Christina Senn-Jakobsen: “We can only transform global food systems in collaboration with the global players”
At COP 28, Mariam bint Mohammed Almheiri, UAE’s minister of Climate Change and Environment said that our climate goals simply can’t be achieved without urgently creating more sustainable and resilient food systems. On the same day, 134 countries including Switzerland...
Planetary partners with Konica Minolta to optimise microbial fermentation through advanced sensors and artificial intelligence
Planetary SA, the Geneva-based biotechnology company, announced today a strategic partnership (MOU) with global leader in imaging technology, Konica Minolta, Inc. (”Konica Minolta”), to develop and implement advanced sensing, artificial intelligence (A.I.), and...
In summer 2023 the ZFV Group joined Valley as its first food service partner. In more than 200 meeting places across Switzerland, it is committed to integrated sustainability in the fields of catering, bakery, hotels, and children's catering and care. The ZFV team...
Based in Switzerland?
Companies listed in the Swiss Commercial Registry are welcome to apply to become part of our growing network.
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