11-13 March 2015: 4th International Ship Design & Naval Engineering Congress, Cartagena, Colombia
19-20 of March 2015: Saint-Petersburg, Russia - 2nd Intl. Conf. "Education and Global Cities:Prospects of BRICS"
17-18 June 2015: IN+ Annual meeting and External Review Commitee
21-23 June 2015: TMP doctoral consortium, at Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburg, USA
24th-26th June 2015: Sowing the seeds of future: The financing of tomorrow innovations - BERGAMO, Italy
18 December 2014: Centro Republicano Almirante Reis, RUA DO TERREIRINHO, 77, á Mouraria. 14h30-19h30: “Diálogos Urbanos”, presentation and discussion of student projects. 19h30: IN+ Chritsmas dinner and party
13 December 2014: Take a break and meet Giorgio Sirilli for a bike tour in Old Sintra
11th December 2014: Workshop Inaugural - A Europa e a mudança tecnológica, o emprego e o desafios dos mais jovens
11th December 2014: Impacts of the Aircraft AMX's Acquisition Program (1982-1994) on Technological Capability of Brazilian Aeronautical Industry Leader - Josiane Francelino (Instituto Tecnológico de Aeronáutica - Brasil)
4 December 2014: Convite para o lançamento da obra "Princípios Fundamentais de Ecologia Física" da autoria de Prof Dr. Abel Rodrigues e Prof. Dr. Gabriel Pita
27-28 November 2014: ANP - "Direcionadores sobre Engenharia Básica", Rio de Janeiro
26 November 2014: "A Criatividade na Escola" - Theatro Circo de Braga
24 November 2014: Engenharia e investigação industrial, o Programa A+, Maia
19-21 November 2014: SPEIC 2014 - IST, Lisbon, Combustion
17 November 2014: ISEG, Lisboa, Aula Aberta
10th November 2014: Design for Uncertainty, @ Porto
6-7 November 2014: step4EU Leipzig Policy Research Workshop
15-17 October: CISTP - Canadian Science Policy Conference 2014
14-16th October 2014: "Open Innovations" Forum 2014, Moscow
13th October 2014: Global Education Futures Forum, Moscow
13th-14th October 2014: OECD-IRGC: Improving Risk Regulation
9th-10th October: WavEC 2014: "Estados Unidos da América - Portugal: Fomentar o Crescimento Transatlântico das Energias Renováveis Marinhas”, Lisbon
3rd October 2014: Workshop - "memória oral e história local”, Vilarinho da Castanheira
23rd September 2014: Manuel Heitor at the Real Academia de Ingeniería de España, Madrid
9th - 12th September 2014: 14th ICTPI, Brno, Chek Republic
Systems and Policy RESEARCH SEMINAR: Thursday@IN+, 6-8pm
Room MOM 1.26 (in front of coffee shop)
9 Oct: Eduardo Beira, IN+/IST
Science and technology, discovery and innovation: foundations and implications for public policy
16 Oct: Luiz Guilherme de Oliveira, CEPPAC/UnB
Evolução e trajectória tecnológica do sector aeronáutico brasileiro: o caso da relação Embraer - fornecedores a partir do projecto 170
23 Oct: Andre Pina, IN+/IST
Modeling Hourly electricity dynamics for policy making in long-term scenarios
Ivan Andric, IN+/IST
The impact of climate change on district heating systems: the case of Alvalade
30 Oct: Miguel Preto, IN+/IST and Univ. Coimbra
The Value of Entrepreneurial Human Capital: looking to individuals, firms, and regions
13 Nov: Eduardo Beira, IN+/IST
Empirical evidence, theory building and public policy
20 Nov: PhD Students: Oral Presentations
4 Dec: Francisco George , Diretor-Geral da Saúde
Ébola: Epidemia ou Pandemia?
Tiago Correia, ISCTE
Políticas das/nas epidemias: o que aprendemos com o Ébola?
Local: IST, sala FA2 (Pavilhão de Informática)
more to be announced...
READ IN THE NEWS
23rd September 2014: Manuel Heitor in the Spanish Royal Academy cif Engineering, www.raing.org
22nd July 2014: MIT Portugal Railrider
16th June 2014: Trabalhar numa multinacional garante melhor salário - Miguel Torres Preto
13 June 2013: RBS no FOZTUA project
FUTURáLIA 2014, 26-29 Março, Manuel Heitor Preside Conselho Consultivo.
01/12/2013: Does a Higher Education Research Community Exist in Asia? By Hugo Horta and Jisun Jung at INTERNATIONAL HIGHER EDUCATION Number 74
29 Outubro 2013: Manuel Heitor has been elected Corresponding Academician of the The Royal Academy of Engineering of Spain.
11 October 2013: 'Understanding the pros and cons of academic inbreeding' by Hugo Horta published in University World News
25 May 2013: Reversing decades of brain drain' by Manuel Heitor, Hugo Horta and Joana Mendonça published in University World News
15 March 2013: Manuel Heitor na USP, São Paulo.
29 May 2012: Manuel Heitor - investigação nas Universidades gera empregos e exportações
16 Feb 2012: Manuel Heitor sobre a fusão UTL-UL
14 Nov 2011: The paper "Agglomeration vs. Organizational Reproduction: The Molds Cluster in Portugal" by Carla Costa and Rui Baptista was recognized as Honorable Mention of the Best Conference Paper Prize at the 31st Strategic Management Society Conference
14 Nov 2011: IN+ participates in the UTEN 2011 Annual Conference, http://utenportugal.org/ Previous reports: http://utenportugal.org/assessment/
3 Nov 2011: “IN+ fosters research and advanced training in risk governance and S&T policy: the 2011 IRGC annual event”
MAIN EDITORIAL ACTIVITIES
Fórum "Grandes pensadores e pensamentos: ciência, tecnologia e desenvolvimento"
Hugo Horta and Jung Cheol (Seoul National University) as editors of the book series "Knowledge Studies in Higher Education" invite proposals for books dealing with complex issues where education, research policy and information studies interact. Books will be greatly welcomed by policymakers as well as academic researchers.
Sustainable Urban Metabolism, by Paulo Ferrão and John Fernanadez
International Book Series on "Technology Policy and Innovation"
Our books through Edward Elgar
Our Books on History of Technology, through Dom Quixote
Our books through IST PRESS
Our books through CELTA publishers
RESEARCH EXCHANGES INTERNATIONAL COOPERATION
Hugo Horta is part of the International Advisory Board of ELLTA - Exploring Leadership & Learning Theories in Asia
Hugo Horta presents at the Community for Higher Education Research (CHER) at the University of Hong Kong a lecture titled 'To be or not to be…supportive of funding PhD students?
"Hugo Horta was invited to participate in the The Annual International Conference of The Hong Kong Educational Research Association:/Managing Global Cities: Enhancing Hub Status and Implications for Education and Development/ organized by the Centre for Greater China Studies(CGCS) of the Hong Kong Institute of Education"
Hugo Horta was invited by Prof. Jeroen Huisman to give a lecture at the Department of Sociology, Faculty of Political and Social Sciences, University of Ghent on the 21st of October 2013
Hugo Horta was invited to participate on a forum on the Hong Kong Changing Academy at the University of Hong Kong, where he will talk about the scholarship of research
Ana Moita was invited to present seminars at the Southampton Solent University, UK
Hugo Horta is one of the invited scholars of the 4th International Conference on Knowledge, Innovation and Education hosted by the Seoul National University and sponsored by the National Research Foundation of Korea
Hugo Horta will participate as an invited speaker at a Round Table on "Academic Career Development of Internationally Distinguished and Emerging Scholars" in the Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea
Hugo Horta will be spending a one month research spell at the Faculty of Education of the University of Hong Kong
Hugo Horta is the co-coordinator of the 2012 Council For International Higher Education (CIHE) pre-conference program at the Association for the Study of Higher Education (ASHE) conference
Hugo Horta was invited by the Higher School of Economics
+ Research Exchanges
October 2014: Science and Technology Manager at EDAM
Uncertainty and Technical Change in Latin America - A Special Issue published by the Journal of Technology Managment and Innovation, JOTMI, 2014
Democratizing Higher Education and Access to Science: The Portuguese Reform 2006–2010: Manuel Heitor and Hugo Horta
MNC subsidiary closures: What is the value of employees’ human capital in new jobs? - Wolfgang Sofka, Miguel Torres Preto and Pedro de Faria
Hugo Horta was invited to make a presentation on the subject of science policies and brain-gain at the conference "Invest in Researchers" in November 2013, sponsored by the Lithuanian Presidency of the Council of the European Union
Heitor, Horta and Mendonça (2013), "Developing human capital and research capacity: science policies promoting brain gain", TFSC
Heitor and Horta (2013); "Democratizing higher education and access to science - The Portuguese Reform 2006-2010"; Higher Education Policy
Baptista, Karaoz and Mendonça (2013) "The impact of human capital on the early success of necessity versus opportunity-based entrepreneurs"; Small Business Economics
"Avaliação das externalidades do regadio em Portugal", report with the co-authorship of IN+/IST, June 2013"
Heitor and Horta (2012); "Opening-up higher education in emerging economis: autonomy and integrity on the rise of globalization"; IJCE
Engenharia hoje? A cultura da experimentação em redes de colaboração: industrialização, desenvolvimento científico e qualificação, Manuel Heitor, Academia de Engenharia, Lisboa, 18 de Dezembro, 2012
"How far university global partnerships may facilitate a new era of international affairs and foster political and economic relations?", by Manuel Heitor, ASHE International Forum 2012, Las Vegas, 15 November 2012
Going places: exploring the impact of internationalization and intra-sectoral mobility on scientific productivity and communication behaviors in Japanese academi, by Hugo Horta and Akiyoshi Yonezawa (Nagoya University, Japan), , Journal of Studies in International Education, October 2012
The Long-Term Internationalization of Higher Education in Japan: A Survey of Non-Japanese Faculty Members inJapanese Universities, by Akiyshi Yonezawa (Nagoya University, Japan), , Kenji Ishida (Tohoku University, Japan) and Hugo Horta, Journal of Studies in International Education, October 2012
Deepening our understanding of academic inbreeding effects on research information exchange and scientific output: new insights for academic based research, by Hugo Horta, published in Higher Education (August 2012)
Sustainable Campus Project at Tecnico, Lisbon wins the 2014 AEE International Award
IST SPIN-OFF TERRAPRIMA RECEIVES AWARD ON WORLD DAY TO COMBAT DESERTIFICATION AND DROUGHT, 17 June 2013
2013 - the 2nd AVAC National Prize (2010-2012) was awarded by "Ordem dos Engenheiros"(Portugal's Engineering Council) to Filipe Ventura for the best student work in the area of Climatization Engineering (work supervised by Tiago Domingos)
André Serrenho, from IN+'s Laboratory of Industrial Ecology and Sustainability, and Miguel Panão from the Laboratory of Thermofluids, Combustion, and Energy Systems were considered "Excellent Teachers" in the Thermodynamics I Course (2011/2012)
Nuno Cegonho, who finished his MSc in Environmental Engineering in IN+ in 2011, received one of the "Prémios Caixa Geral de Depósitos a Graduados do Instituto Superior Técnico" awards.
Daniela Couto recebe o prémio "Jovem Empresária – categoria Start, 2011" da Associação Nacional de Jovens Empresários, ANJE, 7 Jul 2011
Prémio "BES Inovação 2011" para Daniela Couto e Cell2b, 7 Dez 2011
Green Project Awards 2011 - Project "Terraprima – Pastagens Permanentes Semeadas Biodiversas e Ricas em Leguminosas"
2010 - 1st Prize of the Best Young Researcher UTL/Delloite 2010, on the scientific field of Mechanical Engineering, awarded to Ana Moita