Pépinières Guillaume [SME]
A leading viticulture nursery, Pépinières Guillaume has been specialised since 1895 in producing quality grafted grapevines.
"Vitagora is an ideal platform for setting up collaborative innovation projects, especially those developing public-private partnerships."
Pierre-Marie Guillaume, Director
Wagralim is a food industry cluster for the Wallonia region of Belgium, created in 2006.
"For nearly 10 years now, the Wagralim cluster has been working closely with the Vitagora cluster on various projects: collaborative project set up, benchmarking, collective missions,…
Our two clusters have most recently worked closely as partners of New Frontiers in Food, a COSME-funded SME development project.
Isabelle Grommet, International Development
CHU Dijon [research centre]
Among its missions, CHU DIJON (university hospital) carries out research programs, often in partnership with other public health institutions, scientific institutes or with the private sector.
"Vitagora and its team assisted us from the beginning of our project development. This assistance was faultless with a great availability by the team. The cluster was a sort of driver pushing us forward and allowing us to gain a greater visibility and ambition than the partnerships we had undertaken up till that point."
Virginie Van Wymelbeke, doctor of nutrition
Global Sensing Technologies [SME]
Global Sensing Technologies, a specialist in on board electronics since 2006, markets and develops lightweight systems integrating artificial intelligence.
GST has been a member of Vitagora since 2012.
"The Vitagora team was very quickly able to ascertain the potential of our technologies and to guide us towards food business partners. We are today involved in three major innovation projects (Neuro-DSP, DAMAV and IRIS +) that are a major contribution to our development in terms of contracts and recruitments."
Michel Paindavoine, co-founder
Cave de Lugny [SME]
A producer of fine Burgundy Wines, Cave de Lugny is a forward-looking company with an interest in innovation.
Cave de Lugny hs been a member of Vitagora since 2013.
"For several years, being a member of Vitagora has allowed us to gather intelligence on a number of projects and innovative initiatives in the food sector. Recently, we took the step from observing to becoming partners in an ambitious project with a number of innovators and experts. This project will allow us to gain a technological tool essential to our profession as wine produceurs. Our action plan was quickly and efficiently put into action thanks to Vitagora."
Edouard Cassanet, General Manager