On December 17 and 18, Dr Roberto García Ruiz, coordinator of SUSTAINOLIVE, and Dr Manuel González de Molina, researcher responsible for SUSTAINOLIVE at the Pablo de Olavide University, visited Drs. Teresa Pinto Correia and José Muñoz Rojas researchers in charge of SUSTAINOLIVE at the University of Evora (Institute of Agricultural Sciences and Mediterranean Environments (ICAAM), Portugal). The visit took place in the context of the 1st Meeting of the working group on science-practice dialogue in agriculture in general, and olive groves in particular, and Mediterranean resources. The researchers from the University of Jaén, Pablo de la Olavide University and the University of Evora specified the different tasks to be carried out in both work package 2 and 4 of SUSTAINOLIVE. On December 18, they visited Ana Carrilho (representative of Esporão Lda (Portugal), a participating entity in SUSTAINOLIVE) and the role of this company in SUSTAINOLIVE was established, as well as the criteria for identifying and selecting the company´s possible experimental plots that will form part of the SUSTAINOLIVE network of experimental plots.