We are passionate about advancing the wine industry, and paving the way for success by creating and sharing KNOWLEDGE.
Winetech operates as a network of participating institutions and individuals that, in one way or the other, have a strong interest in improving the competitive position of the South African wine industry.
Strategy: Research and technology innovation and transfer
The core focus of this strategy is the establishment of problem solving, market directed and socially and environmentally responsible technology invention, commercial development and transfer systems.Download Strategy Document
To help create a wine industry that recognises and uses science and technology as foundation stones for it's success.
To identify, prioritise, commission, complete and transfer research, development and innovation projects/initiatives that will directly contribute to strengthening the profitability and competitiveness of the industry in the local and international markets.
Winetech's stategic intent is to deliver Research, Development and Innovation (RDI) outcomes that are highly valued and sought after by the industry in general and the pace setters in particular.
According to its constitution, the objectives are sixfold, namely: