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Education, Research, Collaboration and Infrastructures are the key concepts where Tecnico Living Lab relies, always centered on people, involving fast prototyping, open innovation and user innovation processes, seeking new solutions for a more inclusive and sustainable society.
"Europe: Knowledge & Science Bridge Towards a Global Circular Economy" is the first major International Conference in Portugal on Circular Economy, organized by CECOLAB (Collaborative Laboratory for Circular Economy) under the Portuguese Presidency of the Council of the European Union.
The Energy Services Regulatory Authority (ERSE) announced the new Regulation for Self-consumption of electric energy, which now introduces the possibility of storage and sharing electricity within renewably energy communities.
Joana Mendonça, researcher at IN+ and Associate Professor of Innovation Management at Instituto Superior Técnico, was appointed as the new chairman of the Board of Directors of ANI - Agência Nacional de Inovação, being the first time that the institution is chaired by a woman.
The PORT XXI - Space Enabled Sustainable Port Service project aims to develop and implement monitoring and environmental management solutions, in order to improve the management of complex activities and achieve zero pollution in the ports of Azores. IN+ is in charge of the economic impact analysis.
On 24th February 2021, FCT announced the provisional results of the Call for the Attribution of Associate Laboratory (AL) Statute. LARSyS received the maximum classification and was recommended with 1M € annual funding.
Why is Circular Economy so important to protect our planet? How should we change our habits as consumers? Is plastic the big enemy? Catarina Barreiros, zero waste advocate, Paulo Ferrão, president of IN+, and Ana Júlia Pinto, EDP’s Environment and Climate expert, answer these and other big questions on Circular Economy.
Centre for Innovation, Technology and Policy Research
We are a cross-disciplinary research venue, acting to integrate scientific research in technology, innovation and public policy, striving to promote the sustainable application of science. Institutionally, IN+ operates at Técnico Lisboa and is a member of the associate laboratory LARSyS.
Our activities brings together researchers from various research areas, often called laboratories, who join efforts to achieve a sustainable society, by cooperating with industry and fostering a scientific culture in our spaces, fellows and communities.