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Aveiro Tech Week Talks

on 11-10-2021

... The city of Aveiro will host, in the week of October 11th to 17th, several actions, and events dedicated to technology, art, and culture, the Aveiro Tech Week. The initiative is organized by the County of Aveiro together with several partners, including the Instituto de Telecomunicações.

Aveiro Tech Week is composed of the events CRIATECH, TECHDAYS Aveiro, and PRISMA/Art Light Tech, events that combine technology, art, and culture through exhibitions, festivals, artistic installations, performances, conferences, laboratories, and other experiences.

We highlight the Aveiro Tech Week talks, which take place specifically on the 13th, 14th, and 15th of October that will receive national and international speakers for a debate on the importance of technology in managing cities and increasing the quality of services provided to our citizens. The talks focus on three main subjects: “Citizens and Cities – what lies around the corner?” (13th October, 2:30 - 4:30 pm.), “Arts, Technology and the Digital World – Future Creativity is NOW?” (14th October, 2:30 - 4:30 pm.), and “Sustainable Solutions for our City, our Planet and beyond” (15th October, 2:30 - 4:30 pm.).
Sessions are open to the public, with a maximum capacity of 310 seats. To attend, simply register at the event's page.

This is an event framed in the "Aveiro 2027 project" - Candidate City for European Capital of Culture and the Aveiro Tech City initiative.
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5the Edition of Altice International Innovation Award (AIIA)

on 23-09-2021

... Altice International Innovation Award (AIIA) intends to award projects from finalist students and startups in the incubation phase, who present innovative projects in technological areas relevant to Altice International’s core business, regardless of the background of their authors/promoters.

The winning Master's or Ph.D. students will be awarded a money prize of €25.000. The winning Startups (up to 3 years old) will be awarded a money prize of €50.000; yet, this year’s edition has extra prizes.

The “Inclusive by Fundação Altice Portugal” initiative promotes good digital inclusion practices, particularly in the school, professional and social contexts, providing a set of services, solutions, and technological initiatives for people with disabilities. The projects that promote the digital inclusion of people with special needs, may also qualify to earn an additional €15,000. As a part of the partnership between Altice Labs and the National Innovation Agency (ANI), AIIA is also promoting the "Born From Knowledge (BfK)" Awards, which aims to distinguish Portuguese “knowledge-born” projects, as well as Portuguese startups that stand out, the most in R&D activities.

Apply until September 23rd! More Information..