Fraunhofer Portugal

A Driving Force
in Innovation

Fraunhofer Portugal promotes the creation of scientific knowledge, and explores technology innovations oriented towards economic growth and social well-being.

Research of
Practical Utility

Fraunhofer Portugal's research centres are at the forefront of innovation in the fields related to ICT.

Fraunhofer Portugal

Fraunhofer Portugal contributes with technological innovation in collaboration with scientific institutions in Portugal.

and Organization

Fraunhofer Portugal is a non-profit private association founded by Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft, Europe's largest applied research organization, and Câmara de Comércio e Indústria Luso-Alemã.


Fraunhofer Portugal operates at the moment one research centre – Fraunhofer AICOS.

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Latest News



Fraunhofer Portugal amongst top rank in call to support scientific employment


Fraunhofer Portugal was the 2nd best ranked private research centre, and 12th overall, in a ranking of Portuguese institutions that applied for FCT’s (Foundation for Science and Technology) Scientific Employment Stimulus.



Citizens in Mocuba and Alto Molocue now connected to the
internet thanks to SV4D project


This month, the first pilot of the SV4D project took AICOS’ researchers to Mocuba and Alto Molocue Districts in Mozambique, where they travelled to complement and deploy networking infrastructure, allowing locals to connect to the internet.



AICOS’ researcher presents paper at top Entertainment Computing conference


AICOS’ researcher Eduardo Pereira presented, today, a paper at the IFIP International Conference on Entertainment Computation (IFIP-ICEC), the longest lasting and prime scientific conference in the area of Entertainment Computing.



DIATOMIC Network session supported by AICOS and MDevNet occurs on September 20th


With the support of Fraunhofer AICOS and the MDevNet project, UPTEC – Science and Technology Park of University of Porto is hosting, on September 20th, a DIATOMIC Digital Innovation Hubs networking session that aims to accelerate innovation processes and boost activity with the help of industry experts.