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On June 13 and 14, 2024, the "Nutrition 2024" congress - a network of three conferences on nutrition and health - will take place at the Congress Center Leipzig. Under the motto "Health is sustainable", the conferences will focus on the influence of nutrition on health.

We are taking this as an opportunity to present a total of 5 start-up projects supported by the SMILE start-up initiative at Leipzig University and the start-up kitchen to an interested audience.


  • Foodling
  • Laktasekampagne
  • Psycho-Actice Nature
  • Saftschmiede
  • Pilzfreunde

The project presentation will take place during the conference in the Startup Lounge at stand SUP07. A total of 1,200 participants have registered.

Leipzig University’s start-up initiative SMILE is a program to support entrepreneurship, start-ups and spin-off companies at regional, national and international level. Learn more here.

The „Founder Kitchen“ is a joint project of the SMILE start-up initiative of Leipzig University and Egenberger Lebensmittel GmbH. Our three-month program offers start-ups the use of a production kitchen, a coworking space and coaching in Leipzig. Learn more here.