ICEX will be bringing 11 of Spain’s leading innovators to the Sustainable Food Forum to showcase the problems and solutions they are working on to progress Spain’s sustainability methods.

About the event

Spain not only stands as a prominent player in the global agricultural landscape but has also emerged as a powerhouse in the field of agricultural technology.

As of 2022, the Spanish foodtech sector has seen a remarkable surge in investment, reaching an impressive €268 million. 

This represents a substantial 9.38% growth within just a year, as revealed by the latest report from ICEX Spain Trade and Investment

The sector is currently thriving, showcasing Spain's prowess in innovation. From groundbreaking advancements such as 3D-printed meats, to cutting-edge nanotechnology applications, Spain is leading the way in providing inventive solutions to address some of the most pressing challenges within the agricultural industry.

How might these innovations influence the broader food industry on a global scale? And how can Spanish ingenuity contribute to sustainability efforts, crucial in today's world?



2023 Foodtech trends to look forward to

With the increasing demand for new food products, innovation in the sector will thrive in the upcoming year, leading to new products and projects.

Using blockchain technology to certify extra virgin olive oil from traditional olive groves

Extra virgin olive oil (EVOO) is one of the most important agricultural products of the Spanish agri-food sector, a pillar of the Mediterranean Diet and of our country's food culture

Artificial Intelligence in the Retail Industry: Improving Shopping Experience

Technologies such as artificial intelligence (AI), computer vision and IoT have changed every part of the shopping experience from browsing to checkout.