SPI – Sociedade Portuguesa de Inovação

SPI Attends the CommuniCity Workshop and Training in Amsterdam

From June 25th to 28th, SPI participated in the CommuniCity Project General Assembly and Workshop Training held in Amsterdam. Ricardo Oliveira and Raquel Silva represented SPI as the Communication and Dissemination Task Leaders as part of Work Package 6.
The first day featured the project’s General Assembly, where each Work Package discussed the next steps in preparation for the project’s final and third open call.
On the second day, an internal workshop was held at the Culture Club, during which the Consortium introduced the new cities and challenges for the Third Open Call.

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RESPONSE Consortium meeting in Zaragoza

The first day of the meeting started with welcome speeches by Miguel Angel Garcia Muro, Deputy of Digital Transformation of Zaragoza City (Area of Economy, Digital Transformation, and Transparency), and David Rodríguez Ochoa, Head of the Funding and Transfer Unit at CIRCE. It was followed by the Project Steering Committee (PSC) Meeting where each of the Work Packages and its development status was presented.

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SPI and EU SME Centre attend the EBN Congress 2024

Sara Medina and Susana Seabra in representation of SPI – Sociedade Portuguesa de Inovação, and Davide Orlandi in representation of EU SME Centre, travelled to Nante, France between the 12th and 14th of June to participate in the EBN Congress 2024.

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SPI at the SARASWATI 2.0 Consortium Final Meeting

SPI participated in the SARASWATI 2.0 Consortium Meeting held in Sevilla, Spain, on May 28-29, 2024. This prestigious event brought together global experts and leading innovators in water technology to discuss groundbreaking advancements stemming from the project financed by European Commission and collaborative efforts in the field.

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SPI attends MONTEVITIS Workshop and Consortium Meeting in Luxembourg

On June 11-13, 2024, Sociedade Portuguesa de Inovação – SPI, joined the MONTEVITIS 3rd Workshop on “Regionality in adaptation measures in European viticulture”. The event took place in Luxembourg at the facilities of the Luxembourg Institute of Science and Technology (LIST).
In the framework of the project, SPI leads the promotion of the communication, dissemination, and exploitation activities of MONTEVITIS and supports the strengthening of UDG’s administration and research management capacity in Work Package 4. Ricardo Oliveira and Valeriia Hudz represented SPI at both the workshop and consortium meetings.

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Join Our Exclusive Webinar: Business Expansion to Southeast Asia

Are you considering expanding your business to Southeast Asia?
The Associação Empresarial de Portugal (AEP) and SPI as the representative of the South-East Asia IP SME Helpdesk, cordially invite all Entrepreneurs and SMEs in the EU and Single Market Programme countries to join our upcoming webinar:

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SPI Partners with South East Asia IP SME Helpdesk at Hannover Messe: Driving Innovation for a European SMEs

SPI, represented by Andre Almeida, participated in the Hannover Messe, the world’s leading trade fair for industry, on April 23rd and 24th. This global event showcased cutting-edge technologies aimed at fostering a connected and climate-neutral industry, while also serving as a platform for global policy discussions involving industry, government, science, and social representatives.

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SPI attends the MWC 2024 in Barcelona

In a bid to champion European Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) intellectual property rights, Ricardo Oliveira from SPI made a notable presence at the prestigious Mobile World Congress (MWC) held in Barcelona, Spain from February 26th to 27th, 2024.

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11th World Ocean Summit in Lisbon

The eleventh annual World Ocean Summit returns to Lisbon from March 11th to 13th, leading the way to spark conversation and action in the transition to a sustainable ocean economy.

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SPI participation in the PREVENTABLE Project CONSORTIUM MEETING & GENERAL ASSEMBLY held by Institut d’Investigació Biomèdica de Girona (IDIBGI) on 27th-28th October 2023 in Girona, Spain

Igor Lopes and Septian Setiawan represented SPI as the leader of WP6 in the recent Consortium Meeting & General Assembly held in Girona, Spain, from October 27th to October 28th, 2023. The main focus of the meeting was to ensure that the project stays in line with the deducted objectives to enhance the management of Rare Tumour

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SPI joins the Understanding China conference in Brussels

Dr. Sara Medina from Sociedade Portuguesa de Inovação (SPI), in representation of the EU SME Centre, an EU-funded initiative created to provide free first-line services to small and medium-sized businesses from EU Member States and SMP-participating countries, in which SPI is a partner, attended the Understanding China event, that took place on the 24th and 25th of October in the Hotel Renaissance in Brussels.

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SPI at ENRICH in LAC’s Innovation Tour

SPI, a consortium member of ENRICH in LAC, participated in the week-long Innovation Tour in Brazil from September 25th to 29th. SPI, was represented by Consultants Igor Lopes and Ivan Sá Vieira, and actively participated in all activities, including the “Internationalisation Session for SMEs”

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SPI at the European Urban Resilience Forum (EURESFO23)

As a partner of the Regions4Climate (R4C) project, SPI attended the European Urban Resilience Forum (EURESFO), which took place at the Nova School of Business and Economics in Cascais, Portugal, from the 18th to the 20th of October, 2023. R4C was one of the co-organisers of this year’s 10th-anniversary edition that gathered resilience-makers, innovators, providers, and supporters to help shape a resilience transformation in Europe.

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LIFE-ECOSWEEE: Enhancing collection of small W/EEE and batteries.

Every electric or electronic product and battery not collected represents a missed opportunity. The materials in the WEEE that are not collected will not be available for manufacturing new products. New materials may have to be mined instead, which is a lot more damaging for biodiversity and the environment at large

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SPI attended the PERISCOPE Final Conference in Brussels, Belgium

Sociedade Portuguesa de Inovação (SPI) proudly took part in the highly anticipated PERISCOPE Final Conference, a pivotal event held on September 8th at the prestigious Centre for European Policy Studies (CEPS) in Brussels. SPI’s invaluable contribution to the event was highlighted as it played a pivotal role in organising this significant gathering.

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Kick-off meeting of the NATURELAB project, at LNEC’s

From the 27th to the 29th of June, Andréia Santos, Luma Vasconcelos, João Barata and Douglas Thompson represented Sociedade Portuguesa de Inovação – SPI in the kick-off meeting of the NATURELAB project, at LNEC’s facilities, in Lisbon, Portugal. NATURELAB is a Research and Innovation

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SPI in India for a mission of the MSCAdvocacy Project

SPI was in New Delhi from May 9th-12th for a full week of successful meetings with Indian Organizations, under the scope of MSCAdvocacy project.
During the mission in New Delhi, the SPI team, composed of the International Consultants André Almeida and Mariana Neves

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A very good start for BLIST project

“BLIST” (Boosting incLusion of Students In research acTivities) is an ERASMUS+ project,
selected under Key Action 2, Cooperation Partnerships, with the aim to increase the
participation of students in scientific research

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The Gender STI project is a Horizon 2020 research project

The Gender STI project is a Horizon 2020 research project that analyses the participation of women in science, technology, and innovation (STI) dialogues between Europe and third countries. The project focuses on three key areas: gender equality in scientific careers

LER MAIS
SPI Attends the CommuniCity Workshop and Training in Amsterdam

From June 25th to 28th, SPI participated in the CommuniCity Project General Assembly and Workshop Training held in Amsterdam. Ricardo Oliveira and Raquel Silva represented SPI as the Communication and Dissemination Task Leaders as part of Work Package 6.
The first day featured the project’s General Assembly, where each Work Package discussed the next steps in preparation for the project’s final and third open call.
On the second day, an internal workshop was held at the Culture Club, during which the Consortium introduced the new cities and challenges for the Third Open Call.

LER MAIS
RESPONSE Consortium meeting in Zaragoza

The first day of the meeting started with welcome speeches by Miguel Angel Garcia Muro, Deputy of Digital Transformation of Zaragoza City (Area of Economy, Digital Transformation, and Transparency), and David Rodríguez Ochoa, Head of the Funding and Transfer Unit at CIRCE. It was followed by the Project Steering Committee (PSC) Meeting where each of the Work Packages and its development status was presented.

LER MAIS
SPI and EU SME Centre attend the EBN Congress 2024

Sara Medina and Susana Seabra in representation of SPI – Sociedade Portuguesa de Inovação, and Davide Orlandi in representation of EU SME Centre, travelled to Nante, France between the 12th and 14th of June to participate in the EBN Congress 2024.

LER MAIS
SPI at the SARASWATI 2.0 Consortium Final Meeting

SPI participated in the SARASWATI 2.0 Consortium Meeting held in Sevilla, Spain, on May 28-29, 2024. This prestigious event brought together global experts and leading innovators in water technology to discuss groundbreaking advancements stemming from the project financed by European Commission and collaborative efforts in the field.

LER MAIS
SPI attends MONTEVITIS Workshop and Consortium Meeting in Luxembourg

On June 11-13, 2024, Sociedade Portuguesa de Inovação – SPI, joined the MONTEVITIS 3rd Workshop on “Regionality in adaptation measures in European viticulture”. The event took place in Luxembourg at the facilities of the Luxembourg Institute of Science and Technology (LIST).
In the framework of the project, SPI leads the promotion of the communication, dissemination, and exploitation activities of MONTEVITIS and supports the strengthening of UDG’s administration and research management capacity in Work Package 4. Ricardo Oliveira and Valeriia Hudz represented SPI at both the workshop and consortium meetings.

LER MAIS
Join Our Exclusive Webinar: Business Expansion to Southeast Asia

Are you considering expanding your business to Southeast Asia?
The Associação Empresarial de Portugal (AEP) and SPI as the representative of the South-East Asia IP SME Helpdesk, cordially invite all Entrepreneurs and SMEs in the EU and Single Market Programme countries to join our upcoming webinar:

LER MAIS
SPI Partners with South East Asia IP SME Helpdesk at Hannover Messe: Driving Innovation for a European SMEs

SPI, represented by Andre Almeida, participated in the Hannover Messe, the world’s leading trade fair for industry, on April 23rd and 24th. This global event showcased cutting-edge technologies aimed at fostering a connected and climate-neutral industry, while also serving as a platform for global policy discussions involving industry, government, science, and social representatives.

LER MAIS
SPI attends the MWC 2024 in Barcelona

In a bid to champion European Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) intellectual property rights, Ricardo Oliveira from SPI made a notable presence at the prestigious Mobile World Congress (MWC) held in Barcelona, Spain from February 26th to 27th, 2024.

LER MAIS
11th World Ocean Summit in Lisbon

The eleventh annual World Ocean Summit returns to Lisbon from March 11th to 13th, leading the way to spark conversation and action in the transition to a sustainable ocean economy.

LER MAIS
SPI participation in the PREVENTABLE Project CONSORTIUM MEETING & GENERAL ASSEMBLY held by Institut d’Investigació Biomèdica de Girona (IDIBGI) on 27th-28th October 2023 in Girona, Spain

Igor Lopes and Septian Setiawan represented SPI as the leader of WP6 in the recent Consortium Meeting & General Assembly held in Girona, Spain, from October 27th to October 28th, 2023. The main focus of the meeting was to ensure that the project stays in line with the deducted objectives to enhance the management of Rare Tumour

LER MAIS
SPI joins the Understanding China conference in Brussels

Dr. Sara Medina from Sociedade Portuguesa de Inovação (SPI), in representation of the EU SME Centre, an EU-funded initiative created to provide free first-line services to small and medium-sized businesses from EU Member States and SMP-participating countries, in which SPI is a partner, attended the Understanding China event, that took place on the 24th and 25th of October in the Hotel Renaissance in Brussels.

LER MAIS
SPI at ENRICH in LAC’s Innovation Tour

SPI, a consortium member of ENRICH in LAC, participated in the week-long Innovation Tour in Brazil from September 25th to 29th. SPI, was represented by Consultants Igor Lopes and Ivan Sá Vieira, and actively participated in all activities, including the “Internationalisation Session for SMEs”

LER MAIS
SPI at the European Urban Resilience Forum (EURESFO23)

As a partner of the Regions4Climate (R4C) project, SPI attended the European Urban Resilience Forum (EURESFO), which took place at the Nova School of Business and Economics in Cascais, Portugal, from the 18th to the 20th of October, 2023. R4C was one of the co-organisers of this year’s 10th-anniversary edition that gathered resilience-makers, innovators, providers, and supporters to help shape a resilience transformation in Europe.

LER MAIS
LIFE-ECOSWEEE: Enhancing collection of small W/EEE and batteries.

Every electric or electronic product and battery not collected represents a missed opportunity. The materials in the WEEE that are not collected will not be available for manufacturing new products. New materials may have to be mined instead, which is a lot more damaging for biodiversity and the environment at large

LER MAIS
SPI attended the PERISCOPE Final Conference in Brussels, Belgium

Sociedade Portuguesa de Inovação (SPI) proudly took part in the highly anticipated PERISCOPE Final Conference, a pivotal event held on September 8th at the prestigious Centre for European Policy Studies (CEPS) in Brussels. SPI’s invaluable contribution to the event was highlighted as it played a pivotal role in organising this significant gathering.

LER MAIS
Kick-off meeting of the NATURELAB project, at LNEC’s

From the 27th to the 29th of June, Andréia Santos, Luma Vasconcelos, João Barata and Douglas Thompson represented Sociedade Portuguesa de Inovação – SPI in the kick-off meeting of the NATURELAB project, at LNEC’s facilities, in Lisbon, Portugal. NATURELAB is a Research and Innovation

LER MAIS
SPI in India for a mission of the MSCAdvocacy Project

SPI was in New Delhi from May 9th-12th for a full week of successful meetings with Indian Organizations, under the scope of MSCAdvocacy project.
During the mission in New Delhi, the SPI team, composed of the International Consultants André Almeida and Mariana Neves

LER MAIS
A very good start for BLIST project

“BLIST” (Boosting incLusion of Students In research acTivities) is an ERASMUS+ project,
selected under Key Action 2, Cooperation Partnerships, with the aim to increase the
participation of students in scientific research

LER MAIS
The Gender STI project is a Horizon 2020 research project

The Gender STI project is a Horizon 2020 research project that analyses the participation of women in science, technology, and innovation (STI) dialogues between Europe and third countries. The project focuses on three key areas: gender equality in scientific careers

LER MAIS