Food Processing

The knowledge transfer hub

Innovation Meeting Point (IMP) is the knowledge transfer hub where leading scientists and academics present the most disruptive innovations and the most important trends in food and beverage processing and preservation.

The IMP brings together:

  • The main centres and associations of technological research in the country.
  • Start-ups that energise the sector through innovative solutions to present and future challenges.
  • The Speakers' Corner where technological centres and exhibitors present their projects.
  • Specific daily conferences on the trends that define the future of the industry: industry 4.0 applications, food safety, sustainability and the circular economy

Speakers’ Corner

This space will host conferences, lectures and presentations on products, services and success stories by the most prestigious industry associations, technology centres, universities and exhibiting companies.

On October 6th, at 5pm, this space will host the awards ceremony that recognise and encourage research and business dynamism: the FoodTech Innova and FoodTech Emprende awards.

Present your novelties at the Speakers' Corner

As an exhibitor at Alimentaria FoodTech, you can reserve the
Innovation Meeting Point space to present your new products.


New exhibition area where you can meet the start-ups that energise the sector through innovative solutions to present and future challenges.

Technological Centres

The IMP gathers in an exhibition area the main technological research centres and associations in the country to present their projects and latest advances in innovation for the sector.

Specialised congresses

At the Innovation Meeting Point (IMP) three specialised congresses will be held on the most relevant topics in the industry:

October 19th, 2021

October 20th, 2021

October 21st, 2021