In April 9th the GADEA Foundation organized a panel discussion about the state of science in Spain. This roundatable meeting was moderated by the GRVC head Aníbal Ollero and count on the presence of important researchers as Margarita Paneque Sosa (CSIC Andalucía) and Pedro Jordano Barbudo from the Doñana Biology station. After this pannel discussion and institutional presentation of GADEA was held.