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.

666

supported projects

[since 2007]

89

graduated companies

[since 2007]

204

projects

[2021]

1900

jobs

[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.

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

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

Denise Arruda

Data Analyst | External collaborator

GOVERNING BODIES

GENERAL ASSEMBLY

António Sousa Pereira (Presidente)
Nazaré Teixeira

STATUTORY AUDITOR

Martins Pereira, João Careca & Associados, SROC, Lda

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Joana Resende (Presidente)
Fernando Pires
Maria Oliveira

OFFICIAL DOCUMENTS

Report and Accounts
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Statutes
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