Foodweb 2.0 wants to create new approaches to training for workers in the food industry. Independent learning and exchange of experience between the participants are enabled and encouraged by Web 2.0 technologies. The involved in the project training facilities in the industry provide learning modules available on the Internet participants can add their own contributions and exchange ideas. "Getting involved instead of just listening or watching" is the motto of the benefits for companies and employees are obvious:
- Cost and time savings, as can be learned at work or residence
- High flexibility, since training can be done independent of location and time via the Internet,
- Increase the motivation and effectiveness of education through active and creative learning.