Fraunhofer Portugal AICOS
Fraunhofer Portugal currently materialises itself through two research centres. One of them is the Research Center for Assistive Information and Communication Solutions – AICOS (Fraunhofer Portugal AICOS), located in Porto and born in 2009 following a partnership between the Fraunhofer Society (Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft), the Foundation for Science and Technology and the University of Porto (UP).
From its debut with 12 employees, AICOS now has two offices in Portugal employing circa 100 people, of which 80 are researchers.
With a client portfolio from a broad range of areas, such as health, agriculture, retail or energy, AICOS has consolidated competences in: