Czech Technology Platform for Foodstuffs


 

Welcome to the Web site of the Czech Technology Platform for Foodstuffs

 

The Czech Technology Platform for Foodstuffs (Czech acronym ČTP) was founded  on 20th March, 2006, on the basis of the statutes of the Czech Food Chamber  as its organizational section. The Czech  Technology Platform for Foodstuffs was established in accordance with the initiative of the European Commission from  16th June,  2004 concerning the creation of technological platforms.  The Czech Technology Platform for Foodstuffs is a separate entity, subject to the internal rules of the Food Chamber of the Czech Republic.

 

 

What are the vision and objectives of the Czech Technology Platform for Foodstuffs? 

 

The main objective of the platform is to strengthen the competitiveness of the Czech food industry within the common market by increasing its innovative capabilities, by a better determination of the objectives of the research and by creating links between research institutes and production enterprises. Other priorities are the improvement of communication with the Administration on the one hand, and the consumer organisations and the consumer itself, on the other hand. In the case of the state administration, the interest is to participate more in the preparation of programmes with an impact on the competitiveness of enterprises, while in the case of  the consumer, it is his education for responsible food choices in order to shift his preference to higher quality, more suitable products from the point of view of nutrition and domestic producers.

 

How to become a  member?

 

Membership in the Czech Technology Platform for Foodstuffs can be requested in writing by sending a request to the Secretariat of the Food Chamber of the Czech Republic or to the attention of the Chairman of the Management Committee of the Czech Technological Platform for Foodstuffs. The acceptance of a new member will be decided by the Managing Committee of the Czech Technological Platform for Foodstuffs. The applicant becomes a member of the Czech Technological Platform for Foodstuffs by signing  the Declaration of the Membership. 

By  signing  the Declaration, a member  undertakes to promote The Czech Technological Platform for  Food and the realization of its objectives. Membership in the Czech Technological Platform for Foodstuffs is not chargedo.

 

 

Food and a healthy way of life are the main focus of the Czech Technological Platform for Foodstuffs

 
The vision of the Czech Technological Platform for Foodstuffs is an effective integration of strategically focused and coordinated, transnational research in the area of nutrition, food and consumer domains and the management of the food chain. This should bring the upgraded, new and improved food products for national, regional and global markets in accordance with the needs and expectations of the consumers. These products, together with recommended changes in eating habits and lifestyle, will have a positive impact on public health and overall quality of life ("active aging"). Thus focused activities will promote a successful and competitive Czech agri-food industry, whose global business management is based on economic growth, technology transfer, environmental sustainability and consumer confidence.
 

 

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ministerstvo zemědělství(C) 2014 - Food Industries of the Czech Republic

The portal was created with the financial support of the Ministry of Czech Republic 

(subsidy title 10.E Support Czech Technology Platform

for Foodstuffs, 2014).