Associação Fraunhofer Portugal Research

 

Fraunhofer Portugal

 

The Associação Fraunhofer Portugal Research (Fraunhofer Portugal), is a non-profit private association founded by Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft, the largest organisation for applied research in Europe.

 

A Driving Force in Innovation

 

Fraunhofer Portugal aims on the creation of scientific knowledge capable of generating added value to its clients and partners, exploring technology innovations oriented towards economic growth, the social well-being and the improvement of the quality of life of its end-users.

 

Research of Practical Utility

 

Fraunhofer Portugal promotes and coordinates the cooperation between its research centers, other research institutions and Industry partners, with the objective of undertaking applied research of direct utility to private and public enterprises and of wide benefit to society.

 

Fraunhofer Portugal Latest News

20.12.2022

The University of Debrecen visits Fraunhofer Portugal AICOS on an exploratory trip for new research partners

27.10.2022

Technology and sustainability hand in hand in the final of the Fraunhofer Portugal Challenge 2022

5.7.2022

“Think Technology. Design the Future.”

 

13th edition of the Challenge keeps focusing on technology (but with an impact on sustainability).

20.6.2022

Roundtable on technology and sustainability kicks-off the 13th edition of the Fraunhofer Portugal Challenge

 

 

Happening in our R&D centres

 

Fraunhofer Portugal AICOS / 13.1.2023

Industry 4.0: Pilot with 15 workers kicks-off in a clothing manufacturer

 

For two weeks, 15 workers from a clothing manufacturer took part in a pilot aimed at collecting data throughout their working day. The technology used was developed by FhP-AICOS as part of a study that intends to support and encourage the industry in the digital transformation process.

 

Fraunhofer Portugal AICOS / 10.1.2023

Honourable Mention awarded to technology developed by FhP-AICOS

 

The Award Inovação Tecnológica Engenheiro Jaime Filipe distinguishes the work that contributes the most to improving the quality of life of People with Disabilities. 

 

Fraunhofer Portugal AICOS / 19.12.2022

AISYM4MED – Synthetic and Scalable Data Platform for Medical Empowered AI

 

The AISYM4MED project will address data privacy and security issues by combining new anonymization techniques and privacy measures. This will allow the use of diversified datasets from several countries safeguarding the security of the data.

 

Fraunhofer Portugal AICOS / 10.11.2022

FhP-AICOS team awarded for Best WIP Paper for Emerging Technologies

 

The paper has been published in the scope of the PhD of Carlos Resende, and also as a result of the work developed on the ongoing project City Catalyst. Senior researcher, Waldir Moreira Júnior, and Luís Almeida, Professor at the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at FEUP, are co-authors.