Project nº 026795



Project | UMinhoTech - Network Technology Interfaces.

Co-financed by the European Union through the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF), under the Competitiveness and Internationalization Operational Program - Compete 2020.

Total eligible cost | € 897.667,62
EU financial support | € 763.017,47
Self-financing | € 134.650,15

Period of execution | 2017-12-01 to 2020-11-30

Location | Portugal


PIEP Associação - Pólo de Inovação em Engenharia de Polímeros (Lead Promoter)

CVR – Centro para a Valorização de Resíduos (Promoter)

Associação C.C.G. / ZGDV - Centro de Computação Gráfica (Promoter)



The main objective of the UMINHOTECH project is to enhance the economic valuation of the R & D results produced by the Technological Interfaces and the University of Minho, and to reinforce the transfer of scientific and technological knowledge to the business sector.

- Promote and facilitate communication with the business community;
- Promote the visibility of R & D units;
- To attract new clients (new companies and new economic sectors);
- Capture new projects (national and European);
- Provide the business community with an integrated response from the universe of universities / research centers;
- To promote the internationalization of the University of Minho and its technological interfaces.


Sustainable Finance
The CVR, in partnership with ISQ, is promoting an initiative that aims to bring the topic of “Sustainable Finance” to debate.
Italian school students intern at CVR
Four students from the Italian school IIS "A. Olivetti" interned at CVR. The objective of this exchange is to internationalize their skills, strengthen their language abilities, broaden horizons and anticipate their entry into the job market. CVR welcomed the students as part of the Financiamento Base Mission2GG - Grow Green project.