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 TRANSDAIRY CALL for demonstrator to apply and bene

June 13, 2023

About The Call

The Euro Lebanese Centre for Industrial Modernisation (ELCIM) at the Industrial Research Institute (IRI) under the ENI CBC Med TRANSDAIRY co-funded project, has issued a call to support a demonstrator with a project applied to the Dairy sector. The demonstrator should develop innovative solutions in the field of Key Enabling Technologies (KETS) in Dairy, ICT and Bio/nanotechnology for the Dairy Value Chain (DVC).

Entrepreneurs, enterprises, industries, SMEs, startups and researchers working in the Dairy Innovation Sector or in the ICT and bio–Nano technologies applicable to the DVC and looking for a support to further develop their innovative project are invited to apply.

The selected participant from Lebanon will benefit from a 4,000 euros voucher, which will enable him/her to support the development of his/her project.

This presents an opportunity to develop an innovative solution that could be offered to the Dairy sector and scaled to Mediterranean markets.

Shortlisted participants might be invited to present their project in front of a selection committee and the selected demonstrator will benefit from the grant and support.

The deadline to submit this application is: June 23, 2023.

Who Can Apply

  • Innovators, entrepreneurs and key enabling technology providers (KET) within the Dairy Value Chain, the Dairy, ICT and Bio Nano sectors.
  • Ventures and companies working on R&D projects applied to the DVC
  • SME’s, industries, NGOs working on in the Dairy, ICT, or Bio/Nano technologies industries.
  • Researchers, Faculty Members, Lab Members, working on researches in the above-mentioned sectors.
  • What Countries Are Included in The Call
  • Entrepreneurs/organizations in Lebanon offering an innovative project applied to the Dairy Value Chain.

Eligibility criteria
Participants should:

  • Reside in Lebanon
  • Demonstrate the project including demonstrated economic viability and combine innovation, applicability, scalability, and team experience
  • Demonstrate the Innovation and technology readiness level Key Benefits and Opportunities
  • Access a voucher of 4,000 euros that will be used to support in the development of the project and turn it project into an applied solution to the Dairy Value Chain.
  • Access to the TRANSDAIRY regional online collaborative platform which features a database of Dairy Value Chain regional demand and offer and allows communication and networking among regional innovators, suppliers, partners, prospective clients, etc. 
  • Invitation to participate and benefit from the subsequent TRANSDAIRY activities for 2023, which include Vouchers for a Co-patent, Vouchers for the creation of Spin-offs, vouchers for co publications.


This publication has been produced with the assistance of the European Union. The contents of this publication
is the sole responsability of ELCIM / IRI and can in no way be taken to reflect the views of the European Union.