About Us

Fraunhofer Portugal’s mission to undertake applied research of direct utility to private and public enterprises and of wide benefit to society currently materializes itself through the Fraunhofer Portugal Research Center for Assistive Information and Communication Solutions (Fraunhofer AICOS).

With a team of over 80 hired researchers and a client portfolio from a broad range of areas, such as health, agriculture, retail or energy, AICOS has consolidated competences in:

/ Human-Centred Design

/ Artificial Intelligence

/ Cyber-Physical Systems

User analysis in different environments, computer vision, cognitive and decision support systems, and the internet of things are some of the fields of study in this research centre which steers its activities towards applied research and its clients’ success, with whom it establishes close cooperation for the development of innovative, intuitive, accessible and ubiquitous technological solutions. 

AICOS’ track record in institutional and commercial collaborations has built a wide network of active partners. Since 2009, AICOS has been involved in 10 European projects and established partnerships with over 150 organizations in 31 countries.

 

Proposing Futures. Impacting Lives.

AICOS conducts applied research and development dedicated to building tomorrow’s information and communication technologies, today. We create cutting-edge innovation based on end-user insights, leading to the deployment of technological solutions that have a positive impact on people's lives.

 

Remarkable Technology, Easy to Use

AICOS' mission is to create ‘Remarkable Technology, Easy to Use’. As a leading partner for industry, we create applied research solutions capable of contributing to the market success of our clients’ products and services by focusing on the value for their customers.

Management

Director

Liliana Ferreira

Contact:

T. +351 220 430 300

 

Group Leader of NBD & Finance

Pedro Almeida

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T. +351 220 430 300

 

Group Leader of Shared Services and Legal Coordinator

Stefanie Götz

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T. +351 220 430 300

 

R&D

Group Leader of R&D

Rui Castro

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T. +351 220 430 300

 

Head of Connected Things

Filipe Sousa

Contact:

T. +351 220 430 300

 

Head of Human-Centred Design

Ana Correia
de Barros

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T. +351 220 430 300

 

Head of Intelligent Systems

Inês Sousa

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T. +351 220 430 300

 

Marketing & New Business Development

NBD Coordinator

Nuno Felício

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T. +351 220 430 300

 

Marketing and Communication Coordinator

António Antunes

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T. +351 220 430 300

 

Shared Services

Administrative Coordinator & Direction Assistant

Susana Hotz

Contact:

T. +351 220 430 300

 

Human Resources Coordinator

Liliana Flores

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T. +351 220 430 300

 

Project Management Assistant & Purchase Coordinator

Maria Costa

Contact:

T. +351 220 430 300

 

Finance Coordinator

Carla Loureiro

Contact:

T. +351 220 430 300

 

More information

 

2018

Institutional
Presentation

 

2017

Annual Report