Polytechnic of Leiria discusses strategies to increase Portuguese innovation and science in Europe


Polytechnic of Leiria hosted Portugal Conferences in Europe Research and Innovation Network (PERIN), to discuss strategies to improve Portuguese participation in innovation and science research in Europe. João Teixeira, Secretary of State for Science, Technology and Higher Education, brought to light the theme “+ Science, + Europe” trying to discuss ways to “double Portuguese presence in European programs, as well as the role of the Office for the Promotion of the Framework Program to the dynamism of PERIN “.

In this action, promoted by the Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT) and by the National Innovation Agency (ANI), strategies were analyzed to improve Portuguese participation in the next European research and innovation framework program – Horizonte Europa – and to present the PERIN network, which has the dual mission of strengthening the national participation of Horizonte Europa and facilitating the implementation of the “Innovation Strategy for Portugal 2018-2030“.

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