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E.Awards@Técnico 2020 – Final Pitch

Tuesday, December 15th, 2020

In the 3rd edition of E.Awards@Técnico there will be 16 selected teams that will present their projects and will be evaluated by the jury that will determine the winners.

This initiative, organized by the Technology Transfer Area (TT @ Técnico), aims to stimulate the creativity of Técnico students to create solutions to global problems and perhaps their own business.

The event will take place via Zoom. Registration is required.

Get to know the projects that are competing this year and find out who will be the teams that will win the Santander award for The Best Project worthing 2000€ and the two honourable mentions given by Armilar Ventures, each worthing €500.

Alumni E. Stories & Launch Pad to E. Awards 2020/21

Thursday, November 12th, 2020

Do you want to know the challenges that entrepreneurs face on their way?

Do you know what projects your colleagues are developing in the entrepreneurship disciplines this semester?

Being an entrepreneur requires several skills that are necessary to boost! You’re invited to participate in a Talk with 2 entrepreneurial alumni at Alumni E.Stories and also explore the projects of the E.Awards@Técnico contest.

Meet Amelia Santos (Co-founder and CEO at Innuos) e o  Guilherme Farinha (Co-founder at Alfredo AI), during an informal conversation between the two, taking the opportunity to participate and share experiences and ideas with the empathy of those who were also students in Técnico.

The 8th edition of the Alumni E.Stories, this time within the road to Launch Pad@E.Awards, is an initiative to support and reward projects developed by students enrolled in the Entrepreneurship curricular units.

The event will take place on November 18th at 5:30 p.m in a virtual format. Participation is free, however places are limited. Register now at

At the end of the event, there will be a Network Room in which you can take the opportunity to chat with the invited Alumni and clarify your doubts. You also can explore new projects in the E.Awards virtual pavilion.

TT-Técnico initiative with support from NAPE-IST.

A.T. Kearney Class Excellence Award & AI Talk

Friday, October 16th, 2020

On October 21, 2020, at 5:30 pm, A.T. Kearney Portugal, will delivered the academic merit award “A.T. Kearney Class Excellence Award ”2019/2020 followed by a talk entitled“ Artificial Intelligence: hype or reality? How advanced analytics can create real value today ”, how advanced probabilistic and statistical techniques have allowed us to create technology that drives artificial intelligence in a way that creates value never before achieved for companies and businesses in almost all sectors and industries.

Participants can choose to attend the session in person or remotely, via Zoom.
Registration is required.

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Award Ceremony – McKinsey Merit Award in Complex Analysis and Differential Equations

Tuesday, October 13th, 2020

Alexandre Neves, Computer Science and Engineering student, won the McKinsey Merit Award in Complex Analysis and Differential Equations, and Hugo Matias, Electrical and Computer Engineering student, won an honourable mention.

Alexandre Neves, Computer Science and Engineering student, won the 2nd edition of McKinsey Merit Award in Complex Analysis and Differential Equations. Hugo Matias, Electrical and Computer Engineering student, won an honourable mention. The virtual award ceremony took place this Tuesday 6th October.


Two teams win Novabase Merit Award in Software Engineering

Tuesday, October 13th, 2020

The 3rd edition of Novabase Merit Award in Software Engineering took place last Tuesday, September 29. Although the award regulations foresees only winner, the excellence of the work carried out divided jury’s verdict, and two teams won the award: “es20al_18” and “AtLETIco F.C”

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Everis delivers another Merit Award in Machine Learning to Técnico students

Friday, September 18th, 2020

Everis continues to recognise the merit and talent of Técnico students. “Team D”, composed of Técnico students Gonçalo Melo and André Patrício, won the 2nd edition of the Everis Merit Award in Machine Learning. This award (€1,300) is delivered annually and recognises the performance and academic merit of the best team in Machine Learning Curricular Unit of the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, in the academic year 2019/2020.


Lab2Market@Técnico 2020 – Discover your technology’s path to market!

Tuesday, January 28th, 2020

Lab2Market @ Técnico aims to identify projects developed by IST students (MSc and PhD), researchers and faculty,  with a market-oriented and practical approach.

With the support of Everis / i-Deals Portugal, the selected teams will receive 250 hours of consulting and training, given by expert consultants.

Market assessment, value proposition, how to introduce yourself to investors and discovering potential partners and clients are some of the topics that will be addressed in this session.

The launching session will take place on 30th January 2020, at 14.30, in room Q01 (Alameda campus, Chemical engineering building).

Marta Fajardo, who participated in a previous edition, and has won a € 3.99 million funding with the Horizonte 2020 program, will share her experience in the company of others previous participants, who will also tell their stories.

Registration for Lab2Market@Técnico 2020 presentation session.

Application form – the deadline to apply is 16th February 2020, until 15:00.