WEBSITE: www.citadesva.com

SHORTNAME: ADESVA

LOCATION: Lepe, Huelva, Spain

ROLE IN THE PROJECT: VALIDATION OF BIOMULCH AT REAL FIELD. Dissemination and Communication Manager.

ADESVA is the Agrofood Technological Centre, is a non-profit organization with legal personality founded in 2001 and located in Lepe (Spain).

ADESVA has prioritized scientific activities of technological knowledge generation and knowledge application development of R+D, for the benefit of the whole agrofood sector, and, particularly, for the 44 members who make up the association, belonging to different areas of the sector.

ADESVA is specialized in the most important areas of knowledge for agribusiness. They are capable of tuning an idea into a project quickly and efficiently, supported by our infrastructure and scientific-technical network.

QUALIFIED AND KEY PERSONNEL

Mª Magdalena Torres Vílchez. Head of the Agricultural Department. She is an  agricultural engineer with over 25 years of experience in field trials. She is senior project manager leading national and international projects and programmes in the agricultural sector. She led the implementation of experimental trials in field in AGROBIOFILM project, a European public-private collaboration project (FP7) about biodegradable plastics. She will be the Dissemination and Communication Manager in the BIOMULCH project.

María Rodriguez Quintero. Researcher at ADESVA. She is an agricultural Engineer and expert in field trials and berries production with over 15 years of experience and quality control processes. She has developed and carried out numerous projects on new techniques in agriculture and processing.

Rafael Muñoz Duque. Head of the International research department, Master degree in Planning, Management and Evaluation of the R&D and Innovation. He is certificated as an Innovation Agent by the European Organization for  Quality. Agent of Rural Area Development. Environmental Science Degree. He has 7 years of experience as a project manager in European projects and strategic planning, public funding and networks implementation.