Portuguese science and technology based start-ups have assumed an increasingly decisive role in the enhancement of scientific knowledge in Portugal. In fact, nowadays they are one of the main players regarding the growth of the demand for tools aiming to support R&D business.
Access to investors. For the next three years the Web Summit will take place in Lisbon. This global benchmark event in the field of information technologies will establish itself as a step forward towards the development of technological entrepreneurship in Portugal. It is expected that start-ups will gain more and better access to new customers and partners and have greater visibility among venture capital investors.
Innovation and entrepreneurship are terms and concepts increasingly used nowadays. As we usually say, they are "fashionable".
Leonor Beleza received the Career Award during the ceremony of the ACEPI Navegantes XXI Awards, which took place on October 13, at Convento do Beato in Lisbon.
He moved on from the city of Dublin, where he created one of the biggest (if not the biggest) technology events in the world - and elected the Portuguese capital to host the first edition of Web Summit outside of Ireland.
Get to known the Portuguese poles of competitiveness and technology and the national clusters from North to South of the country.
They are located out of the great urban centers, but they are no less important than the research centers of Lisbon and Oporto. These technological companies have an important role in attracting businesses to different regions of Portugal and they prove that Technology is not only produced in big cities.
As an independent nation, Portugal was founded in 1143. Its boundaries have remained unchanged since then. It is arguably the oldest country in the world. Portugal began the globalization process in the fifteenth century, becoming the first political and economic power on a truly global scale. So how can the oldest country in the world and a pioneer of globalization be dubbed as a startup?
As a country of discoverers, Portugal explored territories previously unknown and unexplored, creating our History and World History as well.