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News | Ecosystem
Bound4blue’s innovative wingsail technology gathers recognition across Europe

The Spanish start-up Bound4Blue is unstoppable in 2020. Cristina Aleixendri, co-founder and COO of the company, has been included in the Forbes “30 under 30: Europe 2020” list. In August, the company was selected by the EIT Crisis Response Initiative with a grant of 500,000 euros. And now Aleixendri has been awarded the Innovation and Women’s Entrepreneurship Award by the Spanish Federation of Women Managers, Executives, Professionals and Entrepreneurs (FEDEPE).

Ecosystem | Open Calls
EIT Food will support startups that fight to cope with Water Scarcity in Southern Europe

The European consortium EIT Food, will select a total of 30 startups -presented in Italy, Greece and Spain- that seek to cope with water scarcity. The call, which will be held for the first time this year, is already opened and ends the 7th June.