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Silicon Valley AgTech Conference

Adrián Ferrero
Co-Founder at Biome Makers Inc.


Adrián Ferrero (37 years-old), with recognition from the Spanish Government, Illumina Accelerator, and MIT Technology Review — Adrian Ferrero is a self-described entrepreneur on a mission to improve the world.

Growing up, Adrian helped his grandfather with his wine harvest and winemaking process. This inspired him to co-found, together with Alberto Acedo, Biome Makers Inc. and create its patented WineSeq technology. This state-of-the-art process brings an overdue update to the world of wine by identifying the role of microorganisms in wine and soil quality and helps to optimize the role of terroir.

Prior to Biome Makers, Adrian founded three startups, including AC-Gen Reading Life S.L., InnoEconomy, and Prevema. He has also worked as an innovation consultant for more than nine years focused on European Commission funding in the fields of entrepreneurship, innovation, and the future of the internet. Adrian holds a Master of Science in Economics by the University of Salamanca (Spain) and Master of Environmental Management by the Turku School of Economics and Business Administration (Finland).

Agenda Sessions

  • Panel #3 - Sustainable Agriculture: The Role of Technology