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International Elderly Day


Researcher Ana Correia de Barros is addressing “The involvement of senior users in the design of digital technology” at a seminar tomorrow, October 1st, at 4pm, in the Adriano Moreira Auditorium.





Registrations for the 5th edition of the “Learning from Users: User Research Methods for Technology Design” training course are open until September 24th.

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Health Cluster Portugal


You still have time to register for the HCP event "Meetings with Health Innovation", where FhP-AICOS researcher, Filipe Sousa, is participating in a panel on "Smart(er) healthier ageing".

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Fraunhofer Portugal launches technology transfer, entrepreneurship, and innovation program - AHEAD Portugal


September 28th was an historic day for Fraunhofer Portugal with the launching of the technology transfer, entrepreneurship and innovation program - AHEAD Portugal.



Final Master Students Workshop


The master students who had the opportunity to develop their research work within the professional environment of FhP-AICOS, have now concluded internally their projects and had the opportunity to present their work (including its practical applications) and achievements to AICOS’ researchers, in a Final Master Workshop.



EyesOnTraps: Mobile solution for plague prevention in the vineyards


Plagues have become a serious threat to the quality of the grape and the yield of viticulture in areas, such as Alto Douro, where wine production is of great importance to the economic sector. The EyesOnTraps project proposes a mobile solution for plague prevention.


Rapid Prototyping

We help our partners create early prototypes of technology to enable technical verification and quick decision making. Rapid prototyping services at AICOS include software and hardware.

Innovation Studies

We offer custom-designed studies, analyses of the state of the art, and technology assessment. In order to tailor technology to users’ needs and demands, we also help our partners gain in-depth knowledge of their target groups.

Education and Training

As part of our catalogue of services, we offer technical and scientific workshops, as well as professional training, in order to increase capacity building within our partners’ and clients’ teams.


Applied research designed to bring value to businesses and society, connecting: PEOPLE, INTELLIGENCE, THINGS.