The academy will ensure that all the sustainable oriented innovations are desireable, feasible and can be combined between data driven technologies and sustainable collaborative business models, so it will ensure its wide applicability and transferability.
The academy will enclose sustainable and digital collaborative business model archetypes as well as a guiding Sustainable Collaborative Business Model Innovation approach.
This model is farmer – centric, yet multi – actor, it focuses both on farmers and also on creating value to the whole chain. It also focuses on experimental business models and on mutuality creating shared benefits for all the actors in the value chain. Via academy this business model will be redesigned, according to the specific needs of each value chain, will be configurated in each Pilots’ needs, evaluated and only the validated ones will be documented in the form of practical examples and best practices to be adopted from the users in the agri food sector.