CJ CheilJedang, a global general food company, is looking for
the new frontier of startups that will innovate the agro-food
industry together with the Foundation of Agri. Tech.
Commercialization & Transfer and global accelerator SparkLabs.
Registration Period:
02/14(Mon) ~ 03/04(Fri) 18:00 KST
CJ CheilJedang, a global general food company, is looking for the new frontier of startups that will innovate the agro-food industry together with the Foundation of Agri. Tech.
Commercialization & Transfer and global accelerator SparkLabs.
Registration Period:
02/14(Mon) ~ 03/04(Fri) 18:00 KST


Recruitment Industries

Frontiers to innovate the F&B industry



Wellness

Technologies, products, or services that can forward innovation that are also in line with consumption trends that seek to improve health and quality of life

Ex) Health enhancement and functional products, Clean Label products, products that cater to differentiated tastes/preferences




Sustainability

Food and related technologies, products, or services that will also enhance the condition of the environment

Ex) Agri-tech (smart farm and eco-friendly agricultural technology, etc.), eco-friendly packaging, alternative foods, up/recycling products and technologies, etc.




FoodTech

Technologies, products, or services that pursue disruptive technological innovation in all food processes such as development, manufacturing, distribution, and consumption

Ex) Smart cooking, customized platforms for food commerce or healthcare, smart food manufacturing/distribution/stock management technologies/services




Frontiers

Technology that will pioneer future lifestyle innovations that go beyond food

Ex) Big data, AI, robotics, autonomous driving, sensors, or ICT innovations




Program Benefits

Through an initial investment and accelerating, strengthen your company's capabilities and increase the possibility of attracting follow-up investments



SparkLabs
Initial investment execution
CJ CheilJedang
Business Department and SparkLabs IR Mentoring support
Priority screening for SparkLabs’ Batch program

CJ CheilJedang
review of business cooperation and follow-up investments ‘Fast Track’ opportunity

Start-Up Commercialization within the Agricultural Technology Commercialization Foundation and grants linking opportunities for R&D technology transfers





SparkLabs
Initial investment execution
CJ CheilJedang
Business Department and SparkLabs IR Mentoring support
Priority screening for SparkLabs’ Batch program
CJ CheilJedang
review of business cooperation and follow-up investments ‘Fast Track’ opportunity

Start-Up Commercialization within the Agricultural Technology Commercialization Foundation and grants linking opportunities for R&D technology transfers





Program Progression Schedule

 

Main Processes



Recruitment and Selection

Selection of startup teams that fit the field of recruitment



Sparklabs Initial Investment

Sparklabs Initial Investment for selected teams

*Minimum investment of 50 Million Won



Acceleration

CJ CheilJedang Business collaboration mentoring

Sparklabs IR coaching and mentoring



DemoDay

Demonstration of milestones achieved during the program’s duration



CJ CheilJedang Follow-up investment screening


CJ CheilJedang CVC Follow-up Investment Fast Track

Recruitment and Selection
Selection of startup teams that fit the field of recruitment
 


Sparklabs Initial Investment
Sparklabs Initial Investment for selected teams


*Minimum investment of 50 Million Won

 


Acceleration
CJ CheilJedang Business collaboration mentoring


*Sparklabs IR coaching and mentoring

 


DemoDay


Demonstration of milestones achieved during the program’s duration
 

CJ CheilJedang Follow-up investment screening

CJ CheilJedang CVC Follow-up Investment Fast Track




Selection Process

Recruitment Period 02/14 ~ 03/04
Document Screening 03/07 ~ 03/11
Presentation Evaluation 03/22 ~ 03/23

*Revised

Selection Announcement 03/25
Submission Documents

 

  • Executive Summary with company and business introduction included (free form, Filetype: PDF)
  • (Optional) Freely suggest ideas for collaboration with CJ CheilJedang
FRONTIER LABS - Batch 2
FRONTIER LABS
Batch 2