Food Battle

Three day learning experience for young professionals in the food industry, in where they experience how to solve complex challenges within a multi disciplinary team.

3 days




Other event dates
September 21, 2022, 9.00 AM CEST

The Food Battle 2022 takes place on September 21, 22 and 23.

Participants will stay at an hotel during the event.

STUDIO.WHY Geldermalsen

Participants work on a challenge from the food industry with their team. The teams contain young professionals from different organizations from the food industry. We guide them with experienced coaches. The program is not just something to learn from, it’s especially fun and energetic.

The program contains design shots (masterclasses), interactive ways of working, energizers, fieldwork, conversations and validations with stakeholders. The program is fully catered and the event will be held at our innovation studio in Geldermalsen. In the nights between event days participants will sleep at a closeby hotel with a high quality arrangement.

More information is available through the Event page.

For who

The Food Battle is for young professionals in the Food Industry.

If more than 5 persons from one organization participate you will have two extra benefits:

  • you are entitled to issue a challenge for the Food Battle
  • you will get a discount per person of € 145

What you will learn

  • Experience how to solve complex challenges with Design Thinking
  • Enhance professional network
  • Get acquainted with a diverse variety of techniques like the empathy circles, brainstorming and prototyping
  • Boost your career with these mindsets and methodology


The investment to participate is € 1395- excl VAT per person

Join our program

Please contact us if you have a question

Mark Herberts

+31 6 445 66 449


Collect you certificates as you make progress along your learning expedition. Move over from one stage to another and in the end become a well experienced facilitator on STUDIO.WHY Design Thinking and train others as well!

What previous participants said

Gijs van Wulfen
Marianna Kanakidi
Hidde Boonstra
My colleagues were amazed about my energy levels at the end of the year. I believe it came from 3 days of Food Battle at STUDIO.WHY!
Marianna Kanakidi (Kraft Heinz Company), participant Food Battle ,
“Empathy leads to happy customers and better operations.”
Royal Koopmans,
“Energized to make this project a blast and a great learning experience to embrace this way of innovating!”
Koos de Bie,
Amazing how well our coach was able to address the core issue of our teamwork and help us further.
RAI Amsterdam,

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