The PTF4LS, led by the Spanish Food and Drink Industry Federation (FIAB), promotes the transmission of research, scientific and technological advances through public-private collaboration between the main agents in the agri-food sector.
AlgaEnergy, a leading international company in the microalgae biotechnology sector and its applications, has joined the Technology Platform Food for Life-Spain (PTF4LS) as an associate, led by the Spanish Food and Drink Industry Federation (FIAB) and considered the largest technological platform in the Spanish agri-food sector.
The general objective of the PTF4LS is to promote the transmission of knowledge and advances in scientific and technological research through public-private collaboration of the main agri-food sector agents in relation to R&D as well as the detection of new demands from the consumer, ensuring the competitiveness and growth of the Spanish agri-food sector.
With the incorporation to the PTF4LS, AlgaEnergy continues to develop close collaborations with leading organizations and companies in the food and health sector to continue taking advantage of the immense potential of microalgae and their applications in this industry.
The PTF4LS has 11 working groups made up of entities and people of recognized prestige in the agri-food sector and in the world of R&D that tackle different challenges in the agri-food sector in a transversal way and through innovation and anticipate the challenges industry futures. The strategic lines of these groups are Food and Health, Quality, Production and Sustainability, Food Safety, Consumer and New Products, Training and Talent, Food Chain Management, Containers and Packaging, Meat Sector, Dairy Sector, Fruit and Vegetable Sector and Food Service Channel.
Currently, the PTF4LS has more than 150 top level associates, including companies, technology and research centers, associations, and universities.
On November 16th, 2022 open voting for the Board of Directors of the European Biostimulants Industry Council (EBIC) took place, resulting in the election of AlgaEnergy’s Managing Director – Carlos Rodríguez-Villa as Vice President of the board – with 95 percent of the participatory vote.01 December, 2022
Alcobendas City Council has awarded us with this award "which recognizes business excellence", delivered by the Mayor of Alcobendas, Aitor Retolaza.28 October, 2022
We were one of the 15 companies selected -among more than 200 applications from 27 countries- to participate in the 11th edition of the Social Innovation Tournament, organized by the EIB Institute, obtaining the second prize in the 'Blue and Green Economy' category.30 September, 2022
Decoding how AlgaEnergy’s solutions energize crop gene expression in less than 2 hours.26 September, 2022
Carlos Rodríguez-Villa, Managing Director of AlgaEnergy, gave a TED talk in which he showed how, through innovation, the goals set in the 2030 Agenda can be achieved.23 September, 2022
The biotechnology company has joined and completed the first phase of the EIC Greenhouse Gas (EIC GHG) Programme, promoted by the European Innovation Council, with the aim of measuring, reducing and offsetting the carbon footprint of European companies.16 September, 2022
The biotechnology company is one of the only two companies invited to show that through innovation the goals set in the 2030 Agenda can be achieved.09 September, 2022
The PTF4LS, led by the Spanish Food and Drink Industry Federation (FIAB), promotes the transmission of research, scientific and technological advances through public-private collaboration between the main agents in the agri-food sector.27 July, 2022
Organized by the economic information newspaper Expansión and the Constucía group, the agenda included a round table with the participation of María Segura, Deputy General Manager of AlgaEnergy.06 July, 2022
With numerous publications on microalgae biotechnology and important contributions to the design and implementation of photobioreactors, Tredici represents a world reference in applied phycology research.21 June, 2022