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Sílvia Daniela Soares is a Strategic Designer, innovator and researcher, passionate and dedicated to the development of sustainable innovation combining design with other multidisciplinary and interdisciplinary knowledge areas, to respond to societal challenges. Sílvia is a researcher at the University of Aveiro (UA), in the Department of Communication and Art. She has a degree in Communication Design from the Fine Arts Faculty of the University of Porto (FBAUP, 2001), a Master Degree in Design (2006) and a PhD in Art and Design also from FBAUP (2015). In the field of Teaching, she has an extensive experience as a University professor, exercising the activity since 2001, when she was graduated. In the period 2001-2019 she has been responsible (regent) and lecturer of several undergraduate and graduate courses offered by the Department of Communication and Arts of the University of Beira Interior (UBI), such as Industrial Design, Multimedia Design, Fashion Design, Architecture and Marketing. She also has collaborated with the Master's Degree in Design of the UA and the Degree in Design of FBAUP. She has hold positions of Member of the Scientific Committee in multiple departments and cycles of studies at UBI and participated in the creation of new Study Cycles and in the reformulation of existing ones, as well as in the creation of new Curricular Units and reformulation of existing ones. She has supervised Master Thesis works and she was also member and chairman of several Masters Juries. In the field of Knowledge and Technology Transfer, she collaborates with the industry as a Design consultant, namely with the Portuguese startup Pavnext. With this project, she has won nineteen innovation awards from different international and national institutes including the European Commission, the European Institute of Innovation & Technology (EIT), Vodafone, IAPMEI and others. Silvia also has won the award for the Best Student from FBAUP. In the Research field, she has concluded her PhD in the area of Art and Design, at FBAUP (2015), which was unanimously approved with distinction and honor. Since the start of the PhD, her research practice has focused on Strategic Design to promote health and well-being and contribute to sustainable lifestyle changes. As the result of the PhD research, she has presented 6 communications in international congresses, which have resulted in 5 publications as book chapters and 1 article in a Journal of special relevance in the Sports Science field. In 2016 she was diagnosed with a breast cancer, forcing her to stop all the activities in order to recover her health, causing a long stop. During her recovery process, Sílvia has identified that the food chain in general and bulk sales in particular, have several problems in terms of consumer health guarantees and sustainability, providing a global opportunity for the development of new and more effective solutions. Since 2019, Sílvia is a researcher in the Communication and Art Department of UA, on behalf of the Scientific Employment Stimulus (CEEC Individual — 1st Edition), with a grant financed by FCT. This research project includes the research and development of innovative solutions for the real world to increase food security and public health, promoting also the reduction of the impact of packaging and food on the environment. She develops her research in the ID+ Research Unit since 2015, as an Integrated Researcher, and in i2ADS Research Unit as a Collaborating Researcher. Silvia has participated and collaborated in organizing applications for FCT and European research projects, such as: Project “U.MAKE.ID” (CENTRO-01-0247-FEDER-003385) financed by the PORC - R&D Projects Companies in Co-Promotion , within the scope of Portugal 2020 (2016-2018); Pavnext Project with ESA - BIC Portugal (ESA BIC 17/2018), funded by AIDST, Portugal (2018-2010); Pavnext Project with SME instrument (contract 807942), funded by the European Commission (2018).
Identification

Personal identification

Full name
Sílvia Daniela Passos Soares

Citation names

  • Soares, Sílvia

Author identifiers

Ciência ID
861B-0755-4E5D
ORCID iD
0000-0001-5141-2441

Email addresses

  • silvia.soares@ua.pt (Professional)

Knowledge fields

  • Humanities - Other Humanities

Languages

Language Speaking Reading Writing Listening Peer-review
English Intermediate (B1) Intermediate (B1) Intermediate (B1) Intermediate (B1)
French Intermediate (B1) Intermediate (B1) Intermediate (B1) Intermediate (B1)
Spanish; Castilian Intermediate (B1) Intermediate (B1) Beginner (A1) Intermediate (B1)
Portuguese Advanced (C1) Advanced (C1) Advanced (C1) Advanced (C1)
Education
Degree Classification
2020 - 2021
Concluded
Sustainability of Food Production and Consumption (Outros)
Universidade do Porto Faculdade de Engenharia, Portugal
15
2011 - 2015
Concluded
Art and Design (Doutoramento)
Universidade do Porto Faculdade de Belas Artes, Portugal
"Soares, Sílvia (2015). Design e Bem Estar. Uma Estratégia para promover um Estilo de Vida Ativo e combater a Obesidade dos Jovens [Dissertation]. Faculdade de Belas Artes da Universidade do Porto: Porto, Portugal. In its doctorate studies, Sílvia Soares" (THESIS/DISSERTATION)
Approved with Distinction and Honors, Unanimously
2010 - 2011
Concluded
Art and Design (Curso de doutoramento (conclusão de unidades curriculares))
Universidade do Porto Faculdade de Belas Artes, Portugal
15 (0-20 scale)
2009 - 2010
Concluded
Communication Sciences (Curso de doutoramento (conclusão de unidades curriculares))
Major in Communication Design
Universidade da Beira Interior Faculdade de Artes e Letras, Portugal
15 (0-20 scale)
2002 - 2006
Concluded
Design (Mestrado)
Major in Communication Design
Universidade da Beira Interior Faculdade de Artes e Letras, Portugal
""Grelhas: A geometria do Design. Significado, Uso e História"" (THESIS/DISSERTATION)
Very Good Unanimously
1996 - 2001
Concluded
Communication Design — Graphic Arts (Licenciatura)
Major in Design
Universidade do Porto Faculdade de Belas Artes, Portugal
15
1994 - 1996
Concluded
Arts Course level 4 (Ensino secundário)
Major in Artes
Escola Secundária de Padrão da Légua, Portugal
18 (0-20 scale)
Affiliation

Science

Category
Host institution
Employer
2019/05/02 - Current Researcher (Research) Universidade de Aveiro Departamento de Comunicação e Arte, Portugal
Universidade de Aveiro, Portugal
2016 - Current Researcher (Research) Instituto de Investigação em Design Media e Cultura, Portugal
Universidade de Aveiro, Portugal
2009 - 2016 Researcher (Research) Universidade da Beira Interior LabComIFP Comunicação Filosofia e Humanidades, Portugal
Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal

Teaching in Higher Education

Category
Host institution
Employer
2015/02/19 - 2019/04 Assistant Professor (University Teacher) Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2006/04/07 - 2015/02/18 Assistant (University Teacher) Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2001/12/13 - 2006/04/06 Trainee Assistant (University Teacher) Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal

Positions / Appointments

Category
Host institution
Employer
2015 - 2018 Professor Coordinator of the Year, 1st cycle of studies in Fashion Design Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2007 - 2008 Representative of non-PhD Professors at Pedagogical Council Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2007 - 2008 Representative of non-PhD Professors at Pedagogical Section Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal

Others

Category
Host institution
Employer
2017 - Current Co-founder and Design and Strategy Consultant Pavnext, Portugal
Projects

Contract

Designation Funders
2018 - 2020/05/31 PAVNEXT- ESA-BIC PORTUGAL
ESA BIC 17/2018
Researcher
Associação para a Inovação e Desenvolvimento em Ciência e Tecnologia
Concluded
2018 - 2018/07/15 PAVNEXT - SME Instrument
807942
Researcher
European Commission
Concluded

Other

Designation Funders
2016 - 2018/03/16 U.MAKE.ID
Researcher
Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
Concluded
2011 - 2012 STRATEGIC PROJECT - UI 661 - 2011-2012
Researcher
Universidade da Beira Interior LabComIFP Comunicação Filosofia e Humanidades, Portugal
Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia
Concluded
Outputs

Publications

Book chapter
  1. Soares, Sílvia. "O design estratégico como agente sistémico na sociedade contemporânea.". In Design I-Con — International Congress Design, Design Contents, edited by AND — Associação Nacional de Designers, 61-65. Portugal, 2015.
    Published
  2. Soares, Sílvia ; Mendonça, Rui; Duarte, Francisco ; Garganta, Rui. "Proposta de uma Estratégia de Design em associação às Tecnologias Digitais Interativas e Gamification, para promover um Estilo de Vida Ativo e combater a Obesidade dos Jovens.". In 14th International Meeting of Art and Technology: #14.ART: ART AND HUMAN ENHANCEMENT, edited by Universidade de Aveiro, 84-88. Aveiro: Universidade de Aveiro, 2015.
    Published
  3. Soares, Sílvia ; Mendonça, Rui; Garganta, Rui. "Estratégia de Design. Contributo na alteração do comportamento sedentário e combate à obesidade dos jovens". In Proceedings of UD15: Periphery and Promise 4th PhD in Design Forum. Porto, Portugal, 2015.
    Published
  4. Soares, Sílvia ; Mendonça, Rui; Duarte, Francisco ; Garganta, Rui. "Design e Bem Estar. Contributo de uma estratégia na alteração do estado mudança de comportamento em relação à atividade física dos jovens". In Designa 2015 - Identidade / Identity - Proceedings, edited by Paiva, Francisco; Moura, Catarina. Covilhã, Portugal: Serviços Gráficos da Universidade da Beira Interior, 2015.
    Published
  5. Soares, Sílvia ; Mendonça, Rui; Pereira, Madalena; Trindade, Isabel. "Design e Bem Estar. Campanhas de prevenção da obesidade e promoção de estilos de vida saudáveis em crianças e adolescentes e a sustentabilidade social". In Designa 2012 - In/Sustentabilidade Un/Sustainability - Proceedings, edited by Paiva, Francisco; Moura, Catarina, 234-238. Covilhã, Portugal: Serviços Gráficos da Universidade da Beira Interior, 2013.
Conference paper
  1. Soares, Sílvia ; Mendonça, Rui; Duarte, Francisco ; Garganta, Rui. "Design and Wellness: A Srategy to Increase Physical Activity and Fight Obesity among Adolescents". Paper presented in 10th International Conference on Design Principles and Practices, Rio de Janeiro, 2016.
    Published
  2. Soares, Sílvia ; Mendonça, Rui; Duarte, Francisco ; Garganta, Rui. "Design e Bem Estar. Contributo de uma estratégia na alteração do estado mudança de comportamento em relação à atividade física dos jovens". Paper presented in International Conference on Research in Design, Designa 2015: Identity, Covilhã, 2015.
    Published
  3. Soares, Sílvia ; Mendonça, Rui; Duarte, Francisco ; Garganta, Rui. "Estratégia de Design. Contributo na alteração do comportamento sedentário e combate à obesidade dos jovens". Paper presented in 4th PhD Design Research Forum, UD 15: Periphery and Promise, Porto Area, Portugal, 2015.
    Published
  4. Soares, Sílvia ; Mendonça, Rui; Duarte, Francisco ; Garganta, Rui. "Proposta de uma Estratégia de Design em associação às Tecnologias Digitais Interativas e Gamification, para promover um Estilo de Vida Ativo e combater a Obesidade dos Jovens". Paper presented in 14th International Meeting of Art and Technology: #14.ART: ART AND HUMAN ENHANCEMENT, Aveiro, 2015.
    Published
  5. Soares, Sílvia ; Mendonça, Rui; Duarte, Francisco ; Garganta, Rui. "O design estratégico como agente sistémico na sociedade contemporânea". Paper presented in Design I-Con — International Congress Design, Vila Nova de Gaia, 2015.
    Published
  6. Soares, Sílvia ; Pereira, Madalena; Trindade, Isabel; Mendonça, rui. "The Smart Fashion Design as a Means of Interpersonal Communication/ Socialization in Real Space". Paper presented in International Conference on Design Principles and Practices - An International Conference, 2012.
    Published
  7. Soares, Sílvia ; Pereira, Madalena. "Interfaces de moda tecnológica: um caminho para a comunicação interpessoal no espaço real". Paper presented in Designa 2011 - A Esperança Projectual, 2011.
    Published
Journal article
  1. Soares, Sílvia ; Mendonça, Rui; Duarte, Francisco ; Corte Real, Nuno; Garganta, Rui. "Contributo de uma campanha stand-alone mass media e de um programa de intervenção na alteração do comportamento sedentário dos jovens. Revista Portuguesa de Ciências do Desporto.". Revista Portuguesa de Ciências do Desporto (2014):
    Published
Magazine article
  1. Soares, Sílvia. "Arte + Cidadania. Design + Fbaup", Jornal Cais , 2001
  2. Soares, Sílvia ; Botelho, Isabel. "Fontainhas", Street Magazine Supplement, 2001, http://khalao.ncc.up.pt/fbaup-commonplaces/.

Artistic / Performance

Artistic exhibition
  1. Come to DAD — Visual object as a result of the materialization of the research design. 2011.
  2. Reconhece-te em Serralves. 2001.
  3. Design Day 2000-2001. 2001.
  4. Lugares no Tempo. 2001.
  5. A tipografia como ilustração para um estado de encanto. 2000.
  6. Todos diferentes, todos iguais. 1996.
Curatorial / Museum exhibition
  1. 2010. "Move 2009/2010".
  2. 2009. "Move 2008/2009".
  3. 2008. "Move 2007/2008".
  4. 2007. "Move 2006/2007".

Intellectual property

Trademark
  1. 2018. "National trademark registration n.º 589373 — Design Loves Cork".
    Registered
  2. 2017. "National trademark registration n.º 581593 — Pavnext".
    Registered
  3. 2013. "National trademark registration n.º 514678 — Axle Cole".
    Registered
Activities

Supervision

Thesis Title
Role
Degree Subject (Type)
Institution / Organization
2020 - 2021 ESTÚDIO NÓMADA. Uma estratégia de inovação em design de produto para o desenvolvimento sustentável, aplicável a diferentes territórios, com base no seu levantamento cultural.
Supervisor
Product Design and Engineering (Master)
Universidade de Aveiro Departamento de Comunicação e Arte, Portugal
2019 - 2020 Estratégia de desenvolvimento de uma solução circular de embalagem alimentar: um estudo do mercado e do consumidor
Supervisor
Environmental Economics and Management (Master)
Universidade do Porto Faculdade de Economia, Portugal

Jury of academic degree

Topic
Role
Candidate name (Type of degree)
Institution / Organization
2019/12/20 Methodology of Rat Relay for the DFGN
(Thesis) Main arguer
Ana Laura Silva Ferreira (Master)
Instituto Politécnico do Porto Escola Superior de Media Artes e Design, Portugal
2018/12/18 VAI À FAVA: design para um serviço de confeção e distribuição de comida saudável na Universidade de Aveiro
(Thesis) Main arguer
João Pedro Monteiro de Jesus (Master)
Universidade de Aveiro Departamento de Comunicação e Arte, Portugal
2015/12/21 Ilustrada — Jornada de Ilustração
(Thesis) Main arguer
Claúdia Sofia Bravo Leite (Master)
Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2015/12/14 Flat Design Branding. Do Design Gráfico ao Design de Apps
President of the jury
Hugo André Marques (Master)
Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2015/12/14 Appvertising: A Publicidade na Era dos Mobile Media. Do Design Gráfico ao Design de Apps
President of the jury
Edgar José Gaspar Félix (Master)
Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal

Committee member

Activity description
Role
Institution / Organization
2015 - 2019 Member of the Departmental Scientific Commission of the Department of Communication and Arts
Member
Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2015 - 2019 Member of the Pedagogical Coordination Commission of the Fashion Design Course
Member
Universidade da Beira Interior Departamento de Engenharia têxtil, Portugal
2014 - 2019 Member of the Scientific Commission of Course, 1st cycle of studies in Marketing
Member
Universidade da Beira Interior Departamento de Economia e Gestão, Portugal
2015 - 2018 Member of the Accreditation Commission, 1st cycle of studies in Fashion Design
Member
Universidade da Beira Interior Departamento de Engenharia têxtil, Portugal
2015 - 2018 Member of the Scientific Commission of Course, 1st cycle of studies in Fashion Design
Member
Universidade da Beira Interior Departamento de Engenharia têxtil, Portugal
2015 - 2016 Member of the Commission for the reformulation of the Degree in Design Fashion, University of Beira Interior, with approval.
Member
Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2015 - 2016 Member of the Commission for the reformulation with approval of the UC (10586) Fashion Communication and Portfolio (3Y / 2S) of the Degree in Fashion Design, within the scope of the reformulation of the Degree in Fashion Design.
Coordinator
Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2013 - 2014 Member of the reformulation with approval of the (5791) Mutimédia Communication (2Y / 2S) of the Marketing Degree, University of Beira Interior.
Member
Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2007/06/16 - 2008/07/16 Member of the Monitoring Committee of the Bibliographic Fund of the Department of Communication and Arts
Member
Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2006 - 2007 Member of the Commission for reformulation of the Degree in Multimedia Design, University of Beira Interior, with approval.
Member
Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2005 - 2006 Member of the Commission for reformulation of the Degree in Textile and Clothing Design, University of Beira Interior, approved as Degree in Fashion Design.
Member
Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2002 - 2003 Member of the Creation Commission of the new Degree in Industrial Design at the University of Beira Interior, with approval.
Member
Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal

Consulting

Activity description Institution / Organization
2017 - Current Design and Strategy Consultant Pavnext, Portugal

Course / Discipline taught

Academic session Degree Subject (Type) Institution / Organization
2018/09 - 2019/02 History of Art and Design [12741] Fashion Design (Licenciatura) Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2016/02 - 2016/07 Fashion Communication and Portfolio [9071] Fashion Design (Licenciatura) Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2016/02 - 2016/07 Multimedia Communication [5791] Marketing (Licenciatura) Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2016/02 - 2016/07 Computer-Aided Geometric Design [5347] Multimedia Design (Licenciatura) Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2015/09 - 2016/02 Geometry [5342] Multimedia Design (Licenciatura) Universidade da Beira Interior Centro da Ciências e Tecnologias Mecânicas e Aeroespaciais, Portugal
2015/09 - 2016/02 Geometry [10561] Fashion Design (Licenciatura) Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2015/02 - 2015/07 Fashion Communication and Portfolio [10586] Fashion Design Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2015/02 - 2015/07 Multimedia Communication [5791] Marketing (Licenciatura) Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2015/02 - 2015/07 Multimedia Communication [9205] Marketing Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2014/09 - 2015/02 Computer Aided Design and Representation [5713] Industrial Design (Licenciatura) Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2014/09 - 2015/02 Computer Aided Design and Representation [5713] Industrial Design (Licenciatura) Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2014/09 - 2015/02 Geometry [5342] Multimedia Design (Licenciatura) Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2014/09 - 2015/02 Geometry [10561] Fashion Design Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2014/02 - 2014/07 Computer-Aided Geometric Design [5347] Multimedia Design Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2013/09 - 2014/02 Geometry [10561] Fashion Design (Licenciatura) Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2013/09 - 2014/02 Geometry [5342] Multimedia Design Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2013/09 - 2014/02 Computer Aided Design and Representation [5713] Industrial Design (Licenciatura) Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2013/02 - 2013/07 Computer-Aided Geometric Design [5347] Multimedia Design Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2012/09 - 2013/02 Fashion Design [10561] Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2012 - 2013 Geometry [5342] (Licenciatura) Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2012 - 2013 Industrial Design [Computer Aided Design and Representation] Industrial Design Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2012/02 - 2012/07 Computer-Aided Geometric Design [53479 Multimedia Design (Licenciatura) Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2012/02 - 2012/07 Industrial Design Industrial Design (Licenciatura) Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2011/09 - 2012/02 Geometry [10561] Fashion Design Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2011/09 - 2012/02 Geometry [5342] Multimedia Design (Licenciatura) Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2011/02 - 2011/02 Computer-Aided Geometric Design [5892] Fashion Design (Licenciatura) Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2011/02 - 2011/02 Computer-Aided Geometric Design [5347] Multimedia Design (Licenciatura) Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2010/09 - 2011/02 Geometry [5886] Fashion Design (Licenciatura) Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2010/09 - 2011/02 Geometry [5342] Multimedia Design (Licenciatura) Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2010/02 - 2010/07 Computer-Aided Geometric Design [5347] Multimedia Design (Licenciatura) Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2009/09 - 2010/02 Geometry [5886] Fashion Design (Licenciatura) Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2010 - 2010 Computer-Aided Geometric Design [5892] Fashion Design (Licenciatura) Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2009 - 2010 Geometry [5342] Multimedia Design (Licenciatura) Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2009/02 - 2009/07 Computer-Aided Geometric Design [5892] Fashion Design (Licenciatura) Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2009/02 - 2009/07 Computer-Aided Geometric Design [5347] Multimedia Design (Licenciatura) Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2008/09 - 2009/02 Geometry [5886] Fashion Design (Licenciatura) Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2008/09 - 2009/02 Geometry [5342] Multimedia Design (Licenciatura) Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2008/02 - 2008/07 Computer-Aided Geometric Design Fashion Design (Licenciatura) Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2008/02 - 2008/07 Computer-Aided Geometric Design Multimedia Design (Licenciatura) Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2007/09 - 2008/02 Geometry [5886] Fashion Design (Licenciatura) Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2007/09 - 2008/02 Geometry [5342] Multimedia Design (Licenciatura) Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2007/02 - 2007/07 Computer-Aided Geometric Design [5892] Fashion Design (Licenciatura) Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2007/02 - 2007/07 Computer-Aided Geometric Design [5347] Multimedia Design (Licenciatura) Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2006/02 - 2006/07 Geometry II [2434] Fashion and Textile Design (Licenciatura) Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2005/09 - 2006/02 Geometry I [2429] (Licenciatura) Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2005/09 - 2006/02 Geometry I [2630] Multimedia Design (Licenciatura) Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2005/02 - 2005/07 Geometry II [2434] Fashion and Textile Design (Licenciatura) Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2004/09 - 2005/02 Geometry I [2630] Multimedia Design (Licenciatura) Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2004/09 - 2005/02 Fashion and Textile Design [2429] Fashion and Textile Design (Licenciatura) Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2005 - 2005 Geometry II [3787] Industrial Design (Licenciatura) Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2004/02 - 2004/07 Geometry II [2434] Fashion and Textile Design (Licenciatura) Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2004/02 - 2004/07 Geometry II [3787] Industrial Design (Licenciatura) Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2003/09 - 2004/02 Geometry I [2429] Fashion and Textile Design (Licenciatura) Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2003/09 - 2004/02 Geometry I [2630] Multimedia Design (Licenciatura) Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2003/02 - 2003/07 Geometry II [2434] Fashion and Textile Design (Licenciatura) Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2003/02 - 2003/07 Geometry II [2635] Multimedia Design (Licenciatura) Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2002/09 - 2003/02 Geometry I [2429] Fashion and Textile Design (Licenciatura) Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2002 - 2003 Geometry I [2630] Multimedia Design (Licenciatura) Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2002/02 - 2002/07 Geometry II [2434] Fashion and Textile Design (Licenciatura) Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2002/02 - 2002/07 Geometry II [2635] Multimedia Design (Licenciatura) Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2001/09 - 2002/02 Geometry I Fashion and Textile Design (Licenciatura) Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2001/09 - 2002/02 Geometry I [2630] Multimedia Design (Licenciatura) Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2001/09 - 2002/02 Fashion and Textile Design [2429] Fashion and Textile Design (Licenciatura) Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
2001/09 - 2002/02 Geometry I [2630] Multimedia Design (Licenciatura) Universidade da Beira Interior, Portugal
Distinctions

Award

2021 EIT Urban Mobility - Co-winner of the second edition of the program, Barcelona (Spain)
2020 Smart Open Lisbon (SOL) Mobility, Lisbon (Portugal), 1st Place
2019 Cleantech Camp by Innoenergy, Barcelona, 2019 - 3rd Place
EIT InnoEnergy, Spain
2019 City Shaper by MINI Urban-X, Lisbon (Portugal) - 1st place
2019 Portugal Mobi Summit - startup of the Year, Cascais, 2019 - 2nd Place
2019 Fundacion Mapfre Awards for Social Innovation, Madrid, 2019 - 2nd Place
2018 Ideas from Europe (EU Semi-final), Tallinn, Estonia, 2017 - TOP10, selected to final
2018 Ideas from Europe (European Final), The Hague (The Netherlands), 2018 - Public vote Award
2018 Premio Inov.Ação Valorpneu, Business & Innovation, Lisbon, Portugal, 2018 - 1st Place
2018 Arrisca-C Innovation Award, Business & Innovation, Coimbra, Portugal, 2018 - 1st Place
2018 PRIO Jump Start, Station of the Future Award, Aveiro, Portugal, 2018 - 1st Place
2017 Big Smart Cities, Coimbra City Challenge - Coimbra (Portugal), selected to final
2017 BIG Smart Cities, Cascais, Portugal, 2017 - 1st Place
2017 Climate LaunchPad Portugal, National Final,Porto, Portugal, 2017 - 3rd Place
2017 selected to final World Smart City Awards, Barcelona, Spain, 2017 - TOP3 finalist
2017 Climate LauchPad Europe - Urban Transitions Award , Limassol, Cyprus, 2017 - 1st Place
2017 SME instrument - European Commission, Brussels, Belgium - Winner
2017 Ideas from Europe (Portuguese final), IPMEI, Lisbon, Portugal, 2017 - 1st Place

Other distinction

2015 Public distinction awarded unanimously by the scientific jury of the Doctoral Thesis in Design, FBAUP
Universidade do Porto Faculdade de Belas Artes, Portugal
2000 Best Graduate Student by the University of Porto (UP), FBAUP
Universidade do Porto Faculdade de Belas Artes, Portugal