Contact Us

If you are in any way interested in our activities, please don't hesitate to get in touch with us. To help you find the right contact person as quickly as possible, we provide you with a number of possibilities for reaching us:



Any questions regarding project development and cooperation, press information, as well as other general requests can be sent using the inquiries form.

        Phone: +351 220 430 300

        Fax: +351 226 005 029


Job applications

For spontaneous applications or job openings, please use the existing form at Jobs and Career.


Postal Address

        Associação Fraunhofer Portugal Research

        Rua Alfredo Allen 455/461

        4200-135 Porto, PORTUGAL


The Fraunhofer Portugal operates the Research Center for Assistive Information and Communication Solutions (Fraunhofer Portugal AICOS), headquartered in Porto and with branch office in Lisbon.

Getting Here

Headquarters in Porto

Our headquarter offices are located in the building of the Parque de Ciência e Tecnologia da Universidade do Porto (UPTEC), in the Asprela University Campus.


By Car

Using a GPS street finder – as an alternative to ‘Rua Alfredo Allen’, search for ‘Rua António Bernardino de Almeida’. When you arrive to this street, depending from which side you enter:

  • If you see the Metro tracks on your left, turn on the second street on your left.
  • If you do not see any metro tracks, you will need to turn right at the end of the street.
  • The road you enter in both cases is ‘Rua Alfredo Allen’. After 150 m you will see our building on the right.

Using GPS coordinates - You can find our exact location by inserting these GPS coordinates:

  • Latitude: 41.177827
  • Longitude: -8.605386

Using Google Maps – search for ‘Rua Alfredo Allen 455, Porto, Portugal’ and then select ‘Fraunhofer Portugal’ as destination.


By Public Transport

Using the Metro – In the yellow line, go to ‘Pólo Universitário’ station. When exiting the Metro station, find the ‘Faculdade de Psicologia e de Ciências da Educação’ building on the opposite side of the road. With the building on your left side, continue straight in the same road (at a certain point the road starts bending to the left) for 350 m. You will then see on your left side the entrance for the UPTEC building.


Map & Instructions

If needed, please download and print this Map & Instructions document on how to find us by car or public transport.