SPI - Sociedade Portuguesa De Inovação, Portugal
Dr. Sara Medina is a Member of the Board of SPI (www.spieurope.eu), an international consulting Group with offices located in Europe (Portugal and Spain), North America (USA) and Asia (Beijing and Macao) and strong activity in Africa, SouthEast Asia and Latin America and SPI Ventures. She contributes to the overall management of SPI, being responsible for managing SPI’s activities and services in China since 2004 as well as in the Southeast Asian market. She has a Bachelors degree in Food Engineering from the College of Biotechnology in Portugal, a European Masters degree in Food Studies from 5 major European Universities and a Ph.D. degree in Food and Resource Economics from the University of Florida, USA. Currently, Sara, on behalf of SPI, is part of the EU SME Centre Board of Advisors. EU SME Centre, is an initiative of the European Commission that provides a comprehensive range of hands-on support services to European small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) helping them in doing business in China.
Speaking — Breakout 11. Feed the world: STPs/AOIs and food security