Food / Agro / Biotech

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The TUM Venture Lab Food / Agro / Biotech (FAB) is a domain-specific incubator and one of Europe's top breeding grounds for agricultural, food tech and biotech start-ups. Our incubation hub fosters interdisciplinary innovation in the life sciences, from genetic and biological research to production and processing technologies.

We support your ideas about agriculture, food, beverages, nutrition, forestry, biotechnology or applied life sciences. Become part of the emerging agrifood (r)evolution through your impactful business model!

Selected Teams we work with

At TUM Venture Lab FAB, we collaborate with dynamic teams and unique talents to drive innovation and to tackle climate-related & tech-driven challenges together!


Skerra Arne

Prof. Dr. Arne Skerra

Academic Director

Roman Werner

Dr.-Ing. Roman Werner

Managing Director

Dillinger Lukas Quadrat

Lukas Dillinger

Innovation Director

Waldmann klein

Laurin Waldmann

Program Manager | Biotechnology


Find us on campus! 

Maximus-von-Imhof-Forum 2
85354 Freising

FAB provides appropriate spaces, a creative environment and professional infrastructure: offices, meeting rooms, event/bar area, labs, a food area, a maker space and a technical hall.

Education offers

We offer a variety of ways to unlock the potential of our start-ups.

From innovation sprints & hackathons, to one-on-one coaching & mentoring support, to full educational programmes around our domain topics and entrepreneurship.