Swapsee, the community marketplace for talent, and Claro Partners, business innovation and service design firm, in collaboration with EatWith and LE18 hosted a unique Service Jam focused on the issue of food waste at Fest-UP. Currently, over 262,000 tons of food is being wasted every year in Catalonia. This is a huge problem but an opportunity Also with great potential.
During three consecutive evenings (May 5-7), three groups of six people with a background in entrepreneurship, business, technology, engineering, marketing and design were invited to flex muscles their mind and come up with a solution to this problem rooted in the Internet and / or mobile technology. Facilitators from Swapsee and Claro Partners guided the participants and helped them structure their Ideas and develop a product concept and business plan around it.