Our mission

UPTEC fosters the creation and development of business projects in the arts, sciences and technologies, through sharing knowledge between the university and the market.

Our impact

666

supported projects

[since 2007]

89

graduated companies

[since 2007]

204

projects

[2021]

1900

jobs

[2021]

70

events

[2021]

9

acceleration programmes

[2021]

226

participants

[2021]

Our vision

To become a worldclass Science and Technology Park that contributes to the development of the new economic paradigm, more transparent, ethical and sustainable.

ARTS, SCIENCES AND TECHNOLOGIES

3 Centres

Following a clustering strategy and resources sharing between startups, innovation centres and anchor projects, UPTEC offers its projects the specific support they need, engaging them into a broader and transversal network of national and international partners and mentors.

the city of porto

Team

Maria Oliveira

Business Director

Joana Resende

President

Fernando Pires

Finance Director

André Forte

Head of Business Development — Arts

Francisca Eiriz

Head of Business Development — Tech

Susana Pinheiro

Head of Business Development – Sciences

Miguel Lima

Head of Infrastructures and Operations

Elsa Cunha

Facilities

Miguel Rodrigues

Administrative Assistant

Miguel Fonseca

Communications

Isabel Martins Silva

Head of Communications and Sustainability

Nelson Luís

Design

Carlos Figueiredo

Funding & Grants Advisor

Carla Vieira

Administrative Assistant

Lúcia Saraiva

Administrative Assistant

Raphael Stanzani

Entrepreneurship Program Manager

Joana Silva

Operations and Support to Management

Pedro Dias

IT Support Technician

Mariana Mirra

Communications | Curricular Internship

Marta Sistelo

Business Development Assistant | External collaborator

GOVERNING BODIES

GENERAL ASSEMBLY

António Sousa Pereira (President)
Nazaré Teixeira

STATUTORY AUDITOR

Martins Pereira, João Careca & Associados, SROC, Lda

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Joana Resende (President)
Fernando Pires
Maria Oliveira

OFFICIAL DOCUMENTS

RELATORIO CONTAS 2019
Report and Accounts 2019
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Report and Accounts 2020
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RELATORIO CONTAS 2021
Report and Accounts 2021
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Statutes
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