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Thursdays with Science - Open Session


Date: November 2, 14:00

Speaker: Davis Liang

Title: "The State of Multilingual Language Modeling"

Fraunhofer Portugal Challenge 2023 - Save the date


The Closing Event of the Fraunhofer Portugal Challenge will take place on the 22nd of November, at NOVA School of Science and Technology.

SESI Talks


Ana Correia de Barros will be part of the SESI Talks (Brazil), on the 8th of November, under the theme of “Integrated Health”.

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And the winners of the Fraunhofer Portugal Challenge 2023 are…


José Pedro Pinto, Rafaela Timóteo, Diogo Lavado, and Filipa Alves!

On the 22nd of November, at the Library Auditorium of the NOVA School of Science and Technology, this year's best technology-based ideas were announced, and prizes awarded to the finalists.



Mobile digital microscopy grants Fraunhofer Portugal AICOS its third patent of the year


The solution developed by Fraunhofer Portugal AICOS has received a European patent, the third in 2023. This is a mobile technology for automatically acquiring and digitalizing biological samples, which could complement conventional microscopy.



“Innovation over Breakfast” gathers UPTEC startups at FhP-AICOS


Last September 20, innovation was on the menu at Fraunhofer Portugal AICOS. We hosted the first session of "Innovation over Breakfast”, an event which brought together some startups from UPTEC. 


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.