FEUP - Business & Innovation Network

13 December 2010
SPI participated in the Business & Innovation Network, held between 10-12 November at the Faculty of Engineering, University of Porto.

This event had as its main objective the creation of an international network dedicated to business and innovation, in order to promote greater interaction between the partners involved.

BIN@FEUP brought together companies and researchers to discuss international partnerships for the creation of R&D&I consortia, technology transfers and the creation of technology-based companies.

Attended by over 260 participants from 20 countries, and open the promoters of start-ups, researchers and any others interested in innovation, technology transfer and internationalization, the event also featured four additional sessions in the areas of health, robotics and design and product development.

This initiative in the area of R&D and Innovation by the Cooperation Division of FEUP was part of the internationalization strategy of the college and sought to present itself as a forum to promote international partnerships in order to foster the creation of R&D&I consortia, technology transfers and the creation of technology-based companies.