HiTech 2018 Midterm Session

Nova SBE received HiTech Midterm Presentation, which took place on the 17th of May.

Last May 17, the 12 projects participating in HiTech Program gathered at NOVA School of Business and Economics, in Lisbon, for the Midterm Session. With semi-public nature, this session takes place, as the name indicates, in the middle of the program length and intends to serve as a proxy for the Closing Session, which will occur on July 3 (Registrations here).

During the session, the 12 teams, from Lisbon and Porto editions, made a four-minute presentation in order to describe their projects, paying particular attention to the subjects that have already been covered in this first phase of the program: problem and need description, presentation of the technology developed by researchers, of the product generated by the technology, the market in which the product will fit and the existing competition.

After de presentation, the teams answered questions and had feedback from a juri panel composed by David Malta, from Vesalius Biocapital, Frazão Guerreiro from ISQ and Rita Sousa from Naves.

In 2018, the following 12 teams participate in HiTech:

2Resource - School of Science and Technology - Universidade Nova de Lisboa

3D Printing of Medicines- School of Pharmacy - Universidade de Lisboa

AntiBioCoat -i3S/IBMC

Aqua in Silico - School of Science and Technology - Universidade Nova de Lisboa

GlycoDiagnostic- IPATIMUP/i3S

MediVOC - School of Medicine - Universidade do Porto

OncoAdvanC+- International Iberian Nanotechnology Laboratory (INL), IPATIMUP/I3S and Universidade do Minho

Plastics-4B - Institute for Biotechnology and Bioengineering -Instituto Superior Técnico

PPK - Institute of Biomedicine- Universidade de Aveiro


Targ.Tex- Institute of Molecular Medicine - Universidade de Lisboa




Know more about the program HiTech here.

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