Agricultural University of Athens (AUA)

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The Agricultural University of Athens (AUA) is the 3rd oldest university in Greece. Since 1920, it contributes consistently and continuously to Greek and European primary sector development, by conducting basic and applied research in agricultural related sciences. AUA conducts the 1/3 of agricultural research in Greece and its funding schemes come from the private sector as well EU and Greek research projects. The University is situated on a green campus that straddles close to the Acropolis, at the heart of the ancient Olive Grove. Its contributions address a wide range of issues related to food safety and environmental protection, significantly affecting the daily lives of Greek and European citizens: food quality and safety, water resource conservation, organic farming, alternative energy sources, biotechnological applications in agriculture, information and communications technology, smart farming, robotics and artificial intelligence.

Service Provision

Skills and Training

Proof of concept, Specific R&D

Ecosystem and Networking

Matchmaking & Brokerage, Access to specialist expertise to support R&D&I activities, Dissemination package plus, Joint, precompetitive R&D, Project Management for R&D&I projects

Support to find investments

Finding public funding opportunities, Finding private funding opportunities, Support in creating consortia for follow-up projects, Support in IPR management

Training Services

Provision of tech infrascture, Access to laboratory facilities, Concept validation, Provision of tech infrastructure, Product demonstration, Prototyping

Contact Details

Address / Postal Code
Iera Odos 75
Contact Person Information
Michael Koutsiaras