President of the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft and the Portuguese Minister of Science visit Fraunhofer Portugal

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Porto is a Reference Site for Healthy Ageing in the European Union

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Fraunhofer Portugal AICOS develops high technology to optimize retailer’s product placement

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"A day with Pandlets", the most recent white paper from Fraunhofer Portugal AICOS

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Active@Home launched to prevent falls using traditional dances and Tai-Chi training

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News and Events


My-AHA fights frailty in old age

16 European, Oceania, and Asian countries join forces to conquer the effects of frailty and support prevention.


CordonGris launched to tackle elderly malnutrition in Europe

CordonGris is the name of the project which aims to develop an open and extensible ecosystem that involves the core entities of the food supply chains, in order to assist elderly people in improving the quality of their diets and managing their budget for shopping. Fraunhofer AICOS coordinates this initiative, in which five other partners are involved: from Portugal come Santa Casa da Misericórdia de Lisboa and SONAE Modelo Continente, Red Ninja Studios and Can Cook join from the United Kingdom, and Unie KBO from the Netherlands.


EyeFundusScope distinguished by Exame Informática

The Fraunhofer’s project EyeFundusScope received an honourable mention in the innovation category from Exame Informática. Organized annualy, the awards ’Os melhores do Portugal Tecnológico’, aim to distinguish people, enterprises and products that shape the country and the world in the technological area. Among hundreds of national projects, the EyeFundusScope caught the jury’s attention and its relevance to science has been awarded in the 2016 edition with an honourable mention.


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Team of Experts

Currently, skills related to activity monitoring with a special focus on precise location systems are a plus.


Excellence in Research

Students who choose to work on projects in Fraunhofer Portugal research centers have excellent prospects of starting and developing a career in industry, by virtue of the practical training and experience they have acquired.  

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