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Computer Vision & Deep Learning


The experience of FhP-AICOS in computer vision and deep learning will be highlighted tomorrow, June 2nd, at FEUP. Researcher Luís Rosado will share some of the projects developed in these areas (MICRON, DERMA, OPHTHA and AUDIT).


Innovation Master Class


Reseacher Ricardo Melo is leading an Innovation Master Class (Porto Business School) on “Creative participatory processes for products and services design” (May 30th).


The future of the ICT ecosystem in Portugal


Executive director Pedro Almeida is participating in a webinar on "The future of the ICT ecosystem in Portugal" next Friday (May 22), at 3pm.

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OPERATOR project values human aspects and promotes the well-being of industry professionals


Focused on the human component, the research project starts with direct monitoring of professionals and an analysis of their needs, from which it will be possible to observe elements such as the ergonomic position, intensity, working time and environment.



LIFANA project encourages healthy eating habits and prevents malnutrition in the elderly


LIFANA is the name of the 2.3 million euro project, developed by Fraunhofer AICOS in partnership with several institutions, which integrates an application targeted at the elderly - designed with and for the elderly - that recommends dietary plans taking into account specific characteristics of each user such as restrictions, preferences, culture, lifestyle and budget.



FhP-AICOS adapts technologies to optimize industrial production lines within the scope of COVID-19


FhP-AICOS is currently using all its experience and know-how in the development of new projects and in adapting technologies already created to the new reality brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic. Health, education and industrial production are some of the areas covered in these projects that should be applied in the short term.


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.