UAE Business: Khalifa Fund completes first edition of Level Up – Gulf Digital News
Khalifa Fund for Enterprise Development, in cooperation with the Abu Dhabi Agriculture and Food Safety Authority (ADAFSA), ADIO Catalyst and Wageningen University and Research, has completed the first edition of its ‘Level Up’ project that enables SMEs and startups to scale and reach new heights.
The first version of the programme saw 10 shortlisted agritech companies go through 5-weeks of training and mentorship, before a final pitching day where Circa BioTech, a food waste management solution, and CODE Three Fourteen Technologies, a company that helps increase agricultural yield, were established as the winning companies.
Alia Al Mazrouei, Advisor to the Chairman of the Department of Economic Development, stated: “We congratulate Circa BioTech and CODE Three Fourteen Technologies for coming out at the top for this edition of Level-Up. The programme was developed to provide a complete ecosystem to help SMEs and startups seize new opportunities and continue to excel post-pandemic.