REFT announces for top 12 ideas for local heroes 2020
Redefining and Empowering Food Technology (REFT) officially announces the top 12 idea pitching teams to participate in REFT Local heroes 2020. Around 40 innovative ideas were participated for the competition where the final 12 were selected to next stage.
The 12 teams will gear up with mentorship to strengthen their ideas for tackling the hunger crisis. ‘Thought for Food’ presents a program “Redefining and Empowering Food Technologists: REFT 2020” to address food crises throughout the world.
REFT Local Heroes 2020 Challenge
Aiming to inform young food technologists about their roles and exploring food-related issues from the community level, it attempts to solve the hunger crisis. The program will develop leadership skills and empowers young food scientists and technologists. It will sensitize different stakeholders towards their roles to achieve SDGs amidst the global crisis after COVID-19.
The best idea amongst 12, one will be awarded as REFT Local Heroes 2020 and two of them will be awarded as best presenter and best idea pitcher of the program dated on October 10, 2020.